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Baltimore City

Baltimore School of Dance

4001 Falls Road and 40th St., Suite 2
Baltimore, MD 21211

Age:2-up
Average Class Sizes:8
Amy Hornberger
(410) 790 - 6742
[email protected]
Comments:

Beginners to advanced dancers of all ages welcome. Recreational and pre-professional tracks.

Hampden Dance Arts

3547 Chestnut Avenue
Baltimore, MD 21211

Age:3 and up
Average Class Sizes:8
Jennifer Howells
(267) 909 - 1697
[email protected]
Comments:

Classes for children, teens and adults
Ballet, Jazz, Tap, Modern, and Pointe

Morton Street Dance Center, Inc.

3600 Clipper Mill Rd., Suite 108
Baltimore, MD 21211

Age:3-Adult
Average Class Sizes:12-15
Donna L. Jacobs
(410) 235 - 9003
[email protected]
Comments:

Offering age-appropriate, developmental instruction for professional level dancers and every member of the family age 3 to adult.

Rayn Fall Dance Studio

847 N. Howard St.
Baltimore, MD 21201

Age:3-up
Average Class Sizes:12
Sharayna Christmas
(410) 235 - 0654
[email protected]
Comments:

Xpressive4ever Dance, Inc.

3314 Ramona Ave.
Baltimore, MD 21213

Age:4-up
Average Class Sizes:
Angela Koukoui
(443) 208 - 0941
[email protected]
Comments:

A community-based organization providing dance and music training free of charge.

Baltimore County

A Step Ahead Dance Center



4969 Mercantile Road, Suite E
Baltimore, MD 21236

Age:Ages 2 through Adult
Average Class Sizes:5-15 depending on type of class
Comments:

Whether you’re looking for a place to dance for fun or for more serious study, you’ll find what you’re looking for at A Step Ahead Dance Center. Come join our Dance Family!

McHale School of Irish Dance



Father O'Neill Knight's of Columbus
616 E. Seminary Ave. Timonium, MD 21093

Age:5 years + Beginner, Adv Beginner, Intermediate and Advance levels are offered
Average Class Sizes:5-15 per class with three instructors
Linda McHale Poggi
(410) 252 - 8459
www.mchaleirishdance.net
[email protected]
Comments:

The McHale School of Irish Dance has been teaching traditional Step Dancing in Baltimore for over 25 years. Along with learning solo (hard and soft shoe), group, ceili and school choreography; teachers at Mchale offer guidance in a structured but fun learning envirnment. Dancers will build self confidence, discipline and learn the values of teamwork.

Baltimore Ballet Company & School

10534 York Rd.
Cockeysville, MD 21030

Age:3-up
Average Class Sizes:8
Cem Catbas
(410) 667 - 7974
[email protected]
Comments:

Professional, international faculty, individual attention, positive, friendly, supportive environment in state-of-the-art facility. Opportunities to perform in professional productions with award winning guest artists.

CCBC

800 S. Rolling Rd.
Baltimore, MD 21228

Age:6-16
Average Class Sizes:10 - 15
Megan Dimmock
(443) 840 - 4700
[email protected]
Comments:

Classes are held at various CCBC campuses and community locations

Charm City Ballet

116 Lake Front Drive
Cockeysville, MD 21030

Age:3 years to Adult
Average Class Sizes:8
Becca Friedman
(443) 290 - 8806
[email protected]
Comments:

Offering Ballet, Tap, Miscellaneous

Dance Studio (The)

11550 Philadelphia Road Suites 102 & 103
White Marsh, MD 21162

Age:3-up
Average Class Sizes:13
Peggy Busey-Bourgeois
(410) 248 - 3332
[email protected]
Comments:

Dance X-treme of Parkville

8601 Harford Rd.
Parkville, MD 21234

Age:3 yrs. - up
Average Class Sizes:10
Linda Brice
(443) 653 - 2913
[email protected]
Comments:

A wide variety of dance classes available.

Eminence Dance Studio

4825 Butler Rd., Suite 2A
Glyndon, MD 21071

Age:3-21 yrs.
Average Class Sizes:10
Alex Markovich
(410) 935 - 0225
[email protected]
Comments:

Over 18 years in the Glyndon/Reisterstown area. No annual contracts.

Flair Studio of Dance & Modeling

5602 Baltimore National Pike, Suite 102
Baltimore, MD 21228

Age:3-up
Average Class Sizes:10
Noel Montague
(410) 744 - 3901
[email protected]
Comments:

Dedicated to bringing the joy of dance and a positive self-image to every student through dance education.

Jean Kettell Studio of Dance

7014 Holabird Avenue
Dundalk, MD 21222

Age:18 months and up
Average Class Sizes:10
Jean Kettell Gable
(410) 284 - 2110
[email protected]
Comments:

Providing instruction in dance, an appreciation of the related arts, and social development. Certified member of Dance Masters of America. Proceeds from recitals donated to The Children's Cancer Foundation, Inc.

Lutherville-Timonium Recreation Council Tap/Jazz


Age:4-up
Average Class Sizes:4-12
Val Wagner-Hippen Snell
(410) 733 - 2188
[email protected]
Comments:

Offering private studio experience at rec council prices by member of Dance Educators of America.

Merritt Dance - White Marsh

5301 Campbell Blvd.
Nottingham, MD 21236

Age:3-adult
Average Class Sizes:6
Dianne Frager
(410) 773 - 9007
[email protected]
Comments:

Merritt Dance Academy-Towson

8757 Mylander Lane
Towson, MD 21286

Age:3-18
Average Class Sizes:
Diane Frager
(410) 821 - 0160
[email protected]
Comments:

Mission DanceWorks

4300 Bedford Avenue
Pikesville, MD 21208

Age:
Average Class Sizes:
(443) 760 - 8975
[email protected]
Comments:

Moving Company Dance Center (The)

Church Lane Center, 9954 York Rd.
Cockeysville, MD 21030

Age:1 1/2-up
Average Class Sizes:
Dana Martin
(410) 666 - 5710
[email protected]
Comments:

Studio tours available year round. Fall registration begins in July.

Ssupreme Dance Studio

3706 Crondall Lane, Ste.102
Owings Mills, MD 21117

Age:11 & up
Average Class Sizes:30
Chakeesha Simmons-EL
(0) 0 -
[email protected]
Comments:

Kukuwa® Afro-Fit & #IAMHERPROJECT

Studio A Modeling Etiquette and Dance Academy

3442 Brenbrook Dr.
Randallstown, MD 21133

Age:3 and up
Average Class Sizes:
Adrienne Watson Carver
(410) 952 - 9394
[email protected]
Comments:

Summer Camp, Classes- Pointe, Ballet. Modern, Hip Hop, Jazz, Tap, Modeling and Etiquette

Performances, Competition, Recitals, Shows, Community involvement and Exposure

Tempo Dance Ballet and Modern Dance Center

2605 Lord Baltimore Drive
Windsor Mill, MD 21244

Age:6-adult
Average Class Sizes:3-4
Karen Blank
(443) 286 - 2259
[email protected]
Comments:

Excellent program to train for ballet and modern and incorporate it into being a championship ballroom dancer

Towson University Community Dance

8000 York Rd.
Towson, MD 21252

Age:3-18
Average Class Sizes:12
Candice Webster
(410) 704 - 3495
[email protected]
Comments:

Training and guidance by TU Dance faculty and Professional Artists. National Honor Society for Dance Arts chapter. Mentorship by TU dance majors. Now offering classes at the JCC in Owings Mills, MD.

Towson University Community Dance at the J

3506 Gwynnbrook Ave.
Owings Mills, MD 21117

Age:3-13, adult
Average Class Sizes:5
Melissa Seltzer
(410) 559 - 3593
[email protected]
Comments:

Training and guidance by Towson University Dance faculty.

Upper Falls Dance Academy

7821 Bradshaw Rd.
Upper Falls, MD 21156

Age:1 1/2-up
Average Class Sizes:8
Judith Daniel
(410) 592 - 3814
[email protected]
Comments:

White Marsh Ballet Academy

P.O. Box 43970
Baltimore, MD 21236

Age:3-up
Average Class Sizes:10
Sandra Harris Shari Vazquez Bickel
(410) 931 - 3844
[email protected]
Comments:

Professional dancers and staff promote enthusiasm and care for students first. Individual attention, emphasis on technique, allowing instructors to bring out the best in each student, promoting self-confidence and enjoyment.

Carroll County

Ballet Slipper (The)

30 Hersh Ave.
Westminster, MD 21157

Age:3-up
Average Class Sizes:10
Medora Lynn
(410) 848 - 2853
Comments:

Ballet instruction by certified teacher of the Cecchetti method of ballet.

Carroll County Dance Center

6933 Warfield Ave.
Sykesville, MD 21784

Age:2 1/2-up
Average Class Sizes:8
Becky Eckrote
(410) 795 - 3255
[email protected]
Comments:

Young children, teens, and adult students to participate in year-round programs designed for dancers at all levels, including an intensive pre-professional dance curriculum.

Merritt Dance Academy-Eldersburg

1388 Progress Way
Eldersburg, MD 21784

Age:2-up
Average Class Sizes:6-10
Sharon Cassatt
(410) 549 - 8855
[email protected]
Comments:

Program is non-competitive focusing on learning and having fun with different styles of dance. Free introductory class to try out facility and find the right fit between teacher and dancer.

Project C Studios

519 Old Westminster Pike
Westminster, MD 21157

Age:3-up
Average Class Sizes:8-12
Jen Graham
(443) 821 - 3125
[email protected]
Comments:

Dedicated to the process of developing intellectual and physical balance, efficiency, awareness, strength, precision, and artistry.

Cecil County

Cecil Dancenter

25 Flint Dr.
North East, MD 21901

Age:18 mths-Adult
Average Class Sizes:10
Tina Travers
(410) 287 - 3546
[email protected]
Comments:

Established in 1985, Cecil Dancenter provides dance instruction to students ranging in age from 18 months to senior citizens. We are the largest and most prestigious dance studio in the area. We offer classes in ballet, jazz, tap, hip-hop, modern, contemporary, pointe, musical theatre, and lyrical at our two locations. Our highly trained instructors provide quality, safe, and most of all, fun instruction.

Harford County

County Ballet Dance Studio, Inc.

2232 Old Emmorton Rd.
Bel Air, MD 21015

Age:3 1/2-up
Average Class Sizes:6/7
Pamela Lauer
(410) 569 - 0316
[email protected]
Comments:

Classes for children and adults. Teaching technique & structure, nurturing atmosphere, age appropriate music & movements, adult professional instructors, variety of curriculum.

Dance Conservatory of Maryland

701 Whitaker Mill Rd.
Joppa, MD 21085

Age:2-up
Average Class Sizes:12
Kait Weber
(410) 877 - 3281
[email protected]
Comments:

Featuring a non-profit performance company, the Harford Ballet Company.

Dimensions Dance Center

3709 Pulaski Highway, Suite 5
Abingdon, MD 21009

Age:2 1/2 - Adult
Average Class Sizes:8
Tania Long
(443) 515 - 7130
[email protected]
Comments:

Creative Movement, Ballet, Jazz/Hip Hop, Tap, Modern, and Acro
Performance Opportunities available. Dance company is offered!

Epic Moves Dance Academy

3013 Emmorton Rd.
Abingdon, MD 21009

Age:18 mths-adult
Average Class Sizes:10
Brynn Shanahan
(410) 652 - 6148
[email protected]
Comments:

Harford Dance Center

658 Boulton St.
Bel Air, MD 21014

Age:3-18
Average Class Sizes:10-12
Brittany Lynch
(410) 893 - 0022
[email protected]
Comments:

Personal and professional dance instruction to students of all levels, high- quality dance training across multiple disciplines. Classes eemphasize technique while expanding and developing an appreciation for dance performance.

John Carroll Ballet Academy

703 E. Churchville Rd.
Bel Air, MD 21014

Age:5-18
Average Class Sizes:6
Laura Ward-Moran
(0) 0 -
[email protected]
Comments:

Under the direction of Laura Ward-Moran, Director of the John Carroll College Preparatory Dance Program, the Ballet Academy provides a structured, anatomically safe learning environment for students to obtain, grow and expand upon a proper ballet foundation. Technique classes are offered for children ages 5-14 and Modern technique classes are offered for ages 10-18. Students entering high school can audition for our highly selective College Preparatory Dance Program. Dancers ages 12-18 also can register for certified instruction in the Pilates Method of Body Conditioning and Progressing Ballet Technique offered through the Ballet Academy.

Rage Box Contemporary Dance Center

121A Industry Lane, Suite 2
Forest Hill, MD 21050

Age:30 mos.-up
Average Class Sizes:10
Karen Muccioli
(410) 879 - 7243
[email protected]
Comments:
Howard County

Arthur Murray Dance Center

9176 Red Branch Rd., Suite H
Columbia, MD 21045

Age:2-18
Average Class Sizes:10-15
Leisa Howard
(410) 772 - 7880
[email protected]
Comments:

B. Funk Dance Company

10291 Baltimore National Pike
Ellicott City, MD 21042

Age:3-up
Average Class Sizes:15
Laura Edwards
(410) 313 - 8199
[email protected]unk.com
Comments:

Serving Howard County for 16 years.
Provides professional quality dance education that brings confidence, discipline, and a strong sense of commitment to dancers.
Offers ballet, jazz, hip hop, tap and contemporary.
Owned by professional dancer and choreographer, Laura Edwards.

Backstage Dance Studio

Gateway Plaza
Columbia, MD 21046

Age:2-up
Average Class Sizes:10
Diane Andrews
(410) 312 - 0900
[email protected]
Comments:

Ballet Conservatoire XIV

8000 Locust Mill St., Suite Q
Ellicott City, MD 21043

Age:3.5-21
Average Class Sizes:6-8
Hans Nelson
(410) 910 - 9646
[email protected]
Comments:

Ballet Conservatoire XIV’s training, unique in its quality and private/small-group setting, is customized to the dancer and highly detail oriented, with an emphasis on developing extremely talented classical ballet dancers. The level of instruction is uncompromisingly demanding, yet classes are taught in a warm and encouraging atmosphere.

Ballet with Cindee Velle

Stonehouse; c/o the Long Reach Community Assoc., 8775 Cloudleap Court
Columbia, MD 21045

Age:2-up
Average Class Sizes:7
Cindee Velle
(410) 465 - 7674
[email protected]
Comments:

Students challenged in consideration of their age, experience, ability, dedication and ambition. Professionally trained staff offers a course of study for recreational through pre-professional dancers. Performance opportunities available for all ages and levels.

Central Maryland Youth Ballet

9570 Berger Rd., Suite A
Columbia, MD 21046

Age:3-Adult
Average Class Sizes:8
Jacob J. Rice
(443) 472 - 7772
[email protected]
Comments:

Professional Ballet Training and Adult/Teen Open Class Program

Dance Connections, Inc.

8001 Hillsborough Rd.
Ellicott City, MD 21043

Age:3-up
Average Class Sizes:
Jennifer Aversa
(443) 574 - 8990
[email protected]
Comments:

Howard County Center for the Arts

8510 High Ridge Rd.
Ellicott City, MD 21043

Age:N/A
Average Class Sizes:N/A
Kathleen Bender-O'Keefe
(410) 313 - 2787
[email protected]
Comments:

No classes available, but the dance studio is available for rentals.

Kinetics Dance Theatre

3280 Pine Orchard Ln.
Ellicott City, MD 21042

Age:3-Adult
Average Class Sizes:7
Becca Sigmund
(410) 480 - 1686
[email protected]
Comments:

Dedicated to the development and presentation of contemporary dance as a living art form, with a strong commitment to the region through community involvement in dance presentation, dance education, and outreach.

L'Etoile Russian Ballet Academy of MD

9147 Red Branch Rd., Suite D
Columbia, MD 21045

Age:3-up
Average Class Sizes:10
Svetlana Kravtsova
(443) 393 - 1197
[email protected]
Comments:

Curriculum of ballet and dance taught in Vaganova method including technique of classical ballet, pointe, variation, character dance, ballet acting, repertoire, YAGP coaching, small class size.

Misako Ballet Studio

5485 Harpers Farm Rd., Suite 203
Columbia, MD 21044

Age:3-up
Average Class Sizes:12 or less
Misako Aoki
(410) 884 - 9690
[email protected]
Comments:

-Located in Harper’s Choice Village Center
-Offers classes in-studio and online. Ballet, Pointe, Modern, Creative Movement +
-Fun and Safe Learning Environment for Dance & Life
-Performance Opportunities
-Affordability

We are passionate about training young dancers and seeing their growth and evolution. It is important to us that each student progresses at a pace relevant for their skill level and abilities. Our instructors take time to give individualized instruction.

Misako Beats Dance Studio

2470 Longstone Rd., Suite D
Marriottsville, MD 21104

Age:3-up
Average Class Sizes:6 or less
Misako Aoki
(443) 420 - 7151
[email protected]
Comments:

-Located in the Silo Building
-Offers classes in-studio and online. Hip Hop, Tap, Ballet, Modern +
-Fun and Safe Learning Environment for Dance & Life
-Multicultural community with Small Class Sizes
-Affordability

We believe that everyone can express their feelings through dance and at Misako Beats, we dance with joy! We pride ourselves in providing our students with a superb dancing experience, the benefits which carry over in all areas of their life. We treat each student as the unique individual they are and support their unique self-expression.

Studio Dans

11830 West Market Place
Fulton, MD 20759

Age:2-up
Average Class Sizes:10
Dana Keane
(301) 498 - 3267
[email protected]
Comments:

The Metropolitan Dance Collective

Alexandria, VA 22302

Age:3-7
Average Class Sizes:8-12
Virginia Britton
(703) 568 - 4425
[email protected]
Comments:

Classes offered in Ellicott City at the Howard County Council for the Arts.
Classes offered:
Creative Ballet ages 3-5
Music Movement and Story Plays ages 5-7

Learning the elements of music, dance and stories allowing children to experience structured dance vocabulary, and structured lessons in the elements of choreography that they solve themselves. This is an intensive and fun program that is age appropriate.

Turning Pointe Dance Academy

7380 Coca Cola Drive, Suite 118
Hanover, MD 21076

Age:2.5-up
Average Class Sizes:8
Diane Robertson
(410) 799 - 1333
[email protected]
Comments:
Other County

EMC Performing Arts Studio

101 West Main Street, PO Box 470
New Freedom, PA 17349

Age:18 mos. - up
Average Class Sizes:8
Robin Snyder-Wiencek
(717) 227 - 1166
[email protected]
Comments:

State of the art systems are being installed to allow our students to attend virtually and still feel a part of the class. VIP Private Tours of our facility available by appointment only.