About us


Phoenix Rising Dance Studios is a gorgeous facility made for dancers by dancers. Created and designed by Executive Director Will Sears-Watson and Artistic Director Justin David Sears-Watson, Phoenix Rising is a loving place built on community and inclusivity. With an energetic, colorful space, high ceilings, and sprung floors by Harlequin; we provide a space to aid students through the art of dance to reach their fullest potential.

Phoenix Rising is conveniently located near Broad Ripple Village at 5122 East 65th Street.

Our Mission

Phoenix Rising dance Studios strives to build confidence and character through an authentic dance education, and develop the spark of creativity so that it ignites the flame of artistry in every one of our dancers.


*Sparks Travel to Secaucus, New Jersey for World Dance Championship!

Our talented Little Sparks and Sparks traveled to Secaucus, New Jersey from July 31st through August 3rd. These 6 dancers qualified for this prestigious honor by competing at a regional Nexstar competition in May 2019. At this regional competition they were awarded a Wild Card Golden Ticket to the competition for receiving 1st place champions …