Important Dates:

October 2, Winter Recital Fee Due

October 11, MSU Homecoming Parade

October 28-30, Wear Your Halloween Costume to Class

October 31, Halloween, No Class

November 27-29, Thanksgiving Break

December 14, Winter Recital

December 23-Jan. 3, Winter Break, No Class

March 30, Spring Recital Fee Due

April 4-11, Spring Break

May 29, Studio Dress Rehearsal

May 30, Dress Rehearsal @ East Lansing Hannah Community Center

May 31, Recital @ East Lansing Hannah Community Center

MSU Homecoming Parade

We will be participating in the MSU Homecoming parade on October 11th.  All participants, parents and dancers who ride the float must wear their black and green Platinum Dance Academy shirt and all black, jeans are fine. Shirts are estimated to arrive week of October 7th.  Please layer all clothing/coats under the studio shirt. Dancer’s must wear a bun. Arrive to our float site at 5:00-5:30 pm. The parade will begin at the intersection of Abbot Road and Burcham Drive at the East Lansing Hannah Community Center, will travel south on Abbot Road, east on Grand River, south at Collingwood, south on Farm Lane and will conclude at the corner of Farm and Shaw Lanes.  Pick up will be at Erickson Hall parking lot on the corner of Farm Lane and Shaw Lane.

Who Want to Ride in the Banana Car?

Yes, it’s the banana car and it’s pulling Platinum Dance Academy’s float.  We will sell raffle tickets October 1st-4th.  Three tickets will be drawn for 3 kids who will be able to ride in the cool car!  Arms length of raffle tickets sold for $10.                          

Winter Recital Fee Due October 2nd

The Winter Performance at East Lansing Hannah Community Center will be held on Sunday, December 14th at 1:00pm.  A $65 performance fee which would include the cost of the stage rental, props, stage tech, and costume rental fee will be due on the week of October 2nd.  Please submit payment in the gray box in the lobby or by mail at 4976 ½ Northwind Dr, East Lansing, MI 48823. You do not need to get tickets for this show.  Please feel free to invite friends, family, and neighbors.  If your dancer is unable to participate I will need a written notice by October 1st.

Halloween Week!

Wear your Halloween costume to class during the week of Halloween, October 28-30.  For safety please make sure your child is able to move freely in their costume.  No class on October 31st.

New Dance & Fitness Sessions Starting


Pre-Ballet (ages 2.5): Tuesday’s, October 15th – November 12th, 10:00-10:30am

Kids Zumba: Friday’s, October 18th – November 15th, 5:45-6:40pm


Adult Zumba: Friday’s, October 18th – November 15th, 6:45-7:45pm

Watz & Foxtrot: Tuesday’s, October 22nd – November 19th, 8:00-8:45pm

East Coast Swing:  Thursday’s, October 16th - November 21st, 6:45-7:30pm

Salsa II: Wednesday’s, October 16th – November 13, 8:15-9:00pm

Salsa IV: Wednesday’s, October 16th – November 13, 9:00-9:45pm

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Ballroom Dance Parties

We host dance practice parties typically the first Friday of every month for ballroom students and the community. The next dance party is October 1st, 7:15 pm - 10:00 pm at Walnut Hills Country Club. Cost is $12.00 per person.  Come and ballroom dance with us! Couples & Singles are welcome!


Tuition is due by the 7th of each month.  Tuition is a yearly flat rate divided into to 9 monthly payments.  If payment is not received by the 7 day a $10 late fee will be charged for late processing.  If mailing tuition please mail to: 4976 ½ Northwind Dr., East Lansing, MI.

Play. Has Discounted Evening Memberships

Membership Includes:
Unlimited use of the playspace:

Tuesday - Fridays from 2pm – Close

Unlimited free first-time guest visitors + monthly "Bring a Friend Night"

Members only events

Free wireless internet

Free member activities, such as music, art projects, character visits, yoga, + more!

10% off parties, special events, + classes
Monthly: $15  | $25 start-up fee
Annual : $180 | no start-up fee