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At Prima, we do more than teach students to dance. We believe we have a responsibility to be positive role models in our dancers’ lives.

Our Staff

Prima is blessed with an amazing staff that includes award winning dancers, dance scholarship recipients, dance company members, numerous professional dance experiences, as well as multiple dance degrees and certifications.  Combined, Prima’s staff has over 175 years of dance teaching experience! 

Our Commitment

We’re proud of our credentials and high standards for proper dance technique, but what really matters is our commitment to nurture and care for each child. 

Our Legacy

Prima School of Dancing has been an outstanding member of the Black Hills community for more than 80 years.  Prima has historically been Rapid City’s largest dance studio with a lasting legacy of quality dance education seen in the joy and success of its students.