Main Street Dance Academy’s goal is to provide a safe, happy,
enriching learning environment for each student.
Students will learn to dance in a fun, positive and creative manner.
Main Street Dance Academy specializes in class lessons in ballet, jazz, tap, pointe, lyrical and hip-hop dance for ages 3 to adult.
Private lessons in all arenas are available upon request and are limited to teacher availability.
Choreography is offered for theatrical performances upon request and based on choreographer availability.
About Lindsay. . .
Lindsay Philhower is the owner/instructor of Main Street Dance Academy in Princeton, IL. She has been dancing at Main Street Dance Academy for over 33 years, and she has been involved as a teacher at Main Street Dance Academy for over 27 years.
In Lindsay’s time at the studio, she has produced and performed well over 100 shows. Her love of performing prompted her to learn the art of production and choreography in order to help young people develop their love of dance and performing arts.
Lindsay has recently been involved as lead choreographer for the long running Homestead Festival Community Theater productions. She has also assisted various local schools’ theatrical productions, and has had an artist in residence for 32 years at PES and various other local schools.
Since Lindsay has taken full ownership of the Main Street Dance Academy, she is the sole producer, designer, director, choreographer and technician for all Main Street Dance Academy productions.
Lindsay is very dedicated to maintaining a high level of dance excellence and carrying on the rich tradition of Main Street Dance Academy. For nearly 41 years, Main Street Dance Academy has been synonymous with superior contemporary and classical dance education in Princeton, IL.
Lindsay continues her dance education through workshops designed to improve teaching and choreography skills. Through these classes she has worked with many renowned choreographers who continue to challenge and improve her ability to give your children the best dance education in the area.
About Main Street Dance Academy. . .
- MSDA produces two shows a year – one Holiday show the week before Thanksgiving and one Spring show the last weekend in April.
- Advanced MSDA students are invited to assist in instruction of the youngest students.
- MSDA has been an artistic staple in Princeton nearly 41 years.
- Optimum location of the studio right in downtown Princeton, IL.