Share Us With A Friend!

September is Friendship Month at Bender Performing Arts! Current students refer us to a friend and both you and your friend will earn a $50 tuition voucher!  Complete the form here when your friend registers.

Recital Clips 2015

Enjoy video clips form our 2015 Recital , “Bender’s Top 40”.  Thank you all for helping us celebrate our 40th Anniversary!

Clips from Backstage USO

Enjoy clips from DanceMotion Performing Company’s performance of Backstage USO. May 8th and 9th at the Orpheum Theatre in downtown Phoenix, AZ.

Backstage USO

Join the DanceMotion Performing Company May 8th and 9th, 2015 at the Orpheum Theater as they present “Backstage USO”.  Get ready to swing and salute our troops, here is a sneak peek!

Recital Ballet Rehearsal 2015

Excitement is building for recital 2015!  As ballet students prepare for our ballet, excerpts from”Beauty and the Beast”. Recital is June 2nd-June 6th, 2015 at Horizon High School Auditorium.

Scholarship Essay Winners

To celebrate our 40th Anniversary BPA has awarded a total of $10,000 in scholarships to 14 students who won our Scholarship Essay contest. Congratulations to our winners! We are so proud of Madison Bradford, Hayley Carillo, Shani Caspi, Sadie Christensen, Alexis Cook, Sara Curry, Claire Curtis, Piper Hoerth, Payton Marquez, Ryan Marlowe, Alexia Naughton, Anna Travis, Leela Udupa, and Katie West. These students will all receive tuition scholarships for next season! Again congratulations!

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Teacher Appreciation Week

We are celebrating our BPA Teachers!

Let your dance teacher know how much you appreciate them! Take a “selfie” with your teacher, tag them and yourself, and post to Instagram, Twitter and/or Facebook! Let the world know how much you love your dance teacher! Post your “selfies” the first week of March! Make sure you hashtag #lovemybpateacher

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BPA February Newsletter 2015

Info For February Newsletter includes $10,000 Scholarship giveaway, Summer School Info 2015 and Pom and Dance Team Clinic.

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Sylvie’s Holiday Dream Ballet 2014

Congratulations DanceMotion Performing Company for their beautiful and amazing performances of Sylvie’s Holiday Dream ballet at the Orpheum Theatre.


Give the Gift of Dance

Win a $100 studio tuition credit and/or give a great gift! BPA is making it simple to give the gift of dance. Gift includes: Registration Fee, 1 month tuition, cute tutu, backpack/shoebag, ballet stickers and book! Share, like and comment on our “Give the Gift of Dance” FaceBook post on our FaceBook page and you could win a $100 tuition credit! Every Friday through December 19th a random winner will be selected! Make sure you comment that you shared it!

Click here to our FaceBook Page!

This $130 value gift is ONLY $95!

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Video Clips from Recital 2014

Enjoy video clips from our 2014 recital “b” Heroes!  Thank you all for making recital 2014 a fun and memorable one!

April Newsletter 2014

April Newsletter includes info about Extended yearbook/program ad deadline, In Studio Ballet Rehearsal, Costume Week Recital Tickets, and last months tuition payment, check it out!

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Bust A Move 2014

Congratulations to the DanceMotion Performing Company for their fund raising efforts at the 2014 Bust A Move Fun Raiser! The monies raised helps fund their matinee performance for 1300 students, their after school out reach program giving dance classes to those in need and their scholarship programs!!  “We make a living by what we get.
We make a life by what we give.” ― Winston Churchill

Congratulations Bender All Stars and DanceMotion Dancers

Congratulations DanceMotion Dancers and Bender Performing Arts All Stars for your amazing and inspiring performances at the American Dance Awards!
“I am not in competition with anyone but myself. My goal is to beat my last performance.”- Celine Dion

Students Bring the Joy of Dance to Others

BPA students bring the joy of dance to others! BPA All Star dancers and DanceMotion Pre Company dancers performed for the Phoenix Mountain Nursing Center! The dancers brought smiles and a fun day to the residents with their performance! Way to go dancers, that is what “b”eing a hero is all about!


Dance Teacher Appreciation Day

March 1st we celebrate National Dance Teacher appreciation day!  Tell your dance teacher you appreciate them today and everyday!  Celebrate the gift of dance and the arts that our dance teachers have shared with us! Bender Performing Arts loves and appreciates our teachers!

Dancers Show Their Love!

Bender Performing Arts students showed their love and creativity by making Valentine Cards for children at Phoenix Children’s Hospital and residents of the Life Care Center Paradise Valley.  The cards were delivered and appreciated by all! Thank you students for “b”eing a Hero!


“We have been to a number of studios throughout the country and now in AZ. and this school is one of the best places we have been.  The front office staff is knowledgeable and friendly and the teachers are professional, fun and encouraging.  My kids take music lessons, musical theater and voice and having all that available at one location is a huge convenience.”

Michelle DiBaise - Parent

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