About Us

Welcome to the Vermillion Area Dance Organization (VADO)
Studio located at 19A South Plum Street, a donation by Sanford Vermillion.

Studio VADO is dedicated to the world of dance. Its purpose is to promote and support creation and expression through dance, and to expand the audience to which dance is made available. VADO is also dedicated to making dance accessible to everyone in the Vermillion area.

Important Upcoming Dates


  • Recital Pictures: Apr. 30
  • Tech Week: May 9-13
  • Full Dress Rehearsal: May 14 at 9 a.m., Vermillion High School
  • Recital:¬†“Around the World” on Sunday, May 15th at 2 p.m.
  • Summer classes begin: June 6

VADO will cancel classes due to inclement weather when Vermillion School District cancels.
VADO will hold classes on all holidays or school out days that are not listed above.


Summer Dance Classes

Summer classes will run from June 6 – August 1. View the schedule.

Registrations will be accepted during the last week of classes.


Save on Dancewear
Tap, Jazz, and Ballet shoes are available for purchase at a reduced price at the Studio.¬†Leotard/skirt exchange will begin this fall! Anyone wanting to donate unwanted leos or skirts can drop them off so they’re available to all who need them.


Have questions?  Contact us at dance@vermillionareadance.com or call (605) 659-0538