Performing Arts Schools in Washington, DC

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The Writer's Center

in Bethesda
4508 Walsh St, Bethesda, Maryland 20815

In 1976, a group of literature enthusiasts led by Allan Lefcowitz, Barbara Lefcowitz, Jane Fox, Merrill Lefler, Ann McLaughlin, Richard Peabody, John Hill and others embarked on a mission to make an independent home for the literary arts in the D.C. area. A community where likeminded individuals could share their love of literature, build relationships...

The Kennedy Center

in Foggy Bottom
2700 F St NW , Washington, District of Columbia 20566

The Kennedy Center, located on the banks of the Potomac River near the Lincoln Memorial in Washington, D.C., opened to the public in September 1971. But its roots date back to 1958, when President Dwight D. Eisenhower signed bipartisan legislation creating a National Cultural Center. To honor Eisenhower's vision for such a facility, one of the Kennedy...

Washington Improv Theater

in Columbia Heights
1835 14th St NW,, Washington, District of Columbia 20009

Washington Improv Theater is the District's premier destination for longform improv. For more than 17 years, our mission has been to unleash the creative power of improv in Washington, DC. We engage audiences with performances that exhilarate and inspire. We ignite the spirit of play in Washington with a revolutionary training program. We create a...

Urban Evolution

in Alexandria
5505 Cherokee Ave, Alexandria, Virginia 22312

We hate gyms. In fact, we think most people hate going to the gym. Just about everyone who’s involved with Urban Evolution did at one time. And why shouldn’t they? Treadmills with televisions in front of them? Arrogant trainers? Facilities that boast about how new and clean their equipment is? Clearly, something has been lost...

TangoDC

in Capitol Hill
315 G St. SE , Washington, District of Columbia 20003

Join us at Eastern Market every Thursday and 1st Saturday for group classes and a traditional milonga, and enjoy the spacious floor, sociable dancers, and talented DJs. This historic venue with its 50-foot ceilings is a "home away from home" for many world-class performers and traveling social dancers, and dedicated local tangueros...

Dansez Dansez

in Bethesda
4907 Rugby Ave, Washington, District of Columbia 20814

Our Mission The primary mission of Dansez! Dansez! is to enrich students’ cultural awareness by exposing them to different traditions and civilizations through the art of dance. Our Philosophy Our philosophy is to support and promote talent to the fullest, using various channels, including but not limited to, workshops, concerts, seminars, summer...

Dance Bethesda

in North Bethesda
5268-M Nicholson Ln, Rockville, Maryland 20895

Dance Bethesda teaches people to have fun on the dance floor. Whether for your wedding, gala, cruise or clubbing we can get your two left feet moving in the right direction. Whether you’re a beginner or experienced dancer, we have a class that will enhance your dance skills. Our expert dance instructors have the knowledge and experience to make your...

Tango Mercurio

in Downtown, Washington, D.C.
1212 18th St NW 2nd Fl, Washington, District of Columbia 20036

Tango Mercurio, a 501(c)(3) arts-education organization founded by Sharna Fabiano in 2006, works to facilitate these connections, presenting the creative tango tradition as a way for individuals to find balance in their lives and discover the unique contributions they have to make in the world. We teach classes in Argentine Tango, from complete beginner...

The Italian Cultural Society

in Bethesda
4827 Rugby Ave Ste 301, Bethesda, Maryland 20814

After a distinguished career as coordinator of foreign languages in the Fairfax County (VA) school system, Dr. Maria Wilmeth established and became the founding Director of the Italian Language Program of the Italian Cultural Society. Dr. Wilmeth envisioned in the Italian Language Program an organization that would provide an educational service to...

Sensazao Dance Fitness

in Alexandria
5424 Eisenhower Ave, Washington, District of Columbia 22304

Sensazão is a quality driven, challenging yet effective dance fitness program. Using powerful choreography to exciting music, we make sure your workout with us is safe, intense and gratifying. A typical class lasts 60 minutes and burns 200 to 1000 calories.  Dance fitness is our most popular class because we provide strong and authentic moves...

Smithsonian American Art Museum

in Downtown, Washington, D.C.
750 9th St NW Ste 3100, Washington, District of Columbia 20001

The Smithsonian American Art Museum, the nation's first collection of American art, is an unparalleled record of the American experience. The collection captures the aspirations, character, and imagination of the American people throughout three centuries. The museum is the home to one of the largest and most inclusive collections of American...

Dance Exchange

in Takoma Park

Dance Exchange is a Takoma Park, MD-based non-profit arts organization committed to unearthing and exploring the questions at the center of our lives, using dancemaking and creative practices that engage individuals and communities of all ages.  Celebrating 20 years in our home in Takoma Park, MD and Montgomery County in 2017-18!  ...

Chevy Chase Ballroom & DanceSport

in Friendship Heights
5207 Wisconsin Ave NW 2nd Fl of VOIGHT building, Washington, District of Columbia 20015

We’ve had that certain something for over 45 years. Our long and successful history is known throughout D.C. and beyond. And, we can say for sure that there’s no place like Chevy Chase Ballroom. We are confident in our faculty, training methods and friendly teaching style. Our time-tested track record helps us create the kind of dance that draws...

Studio Theater

in Logan Circle

From its 1978 beginnings in a former hot-dog warehouse to its place today as the arts anchor of a vibrant neighborhood, Studio Theatre has been committed to artistic excellence and the intimate relationship between actor and audience. Studio Theatre is Washington’s premier venue for contemporary theatre, “where local audiences will find today’s...

Maryland Latin Dance Club

in Bethesda
7800 Wisconsin Ave, Bethesda, Maryland 20814

The Maryland Latin Dance Club (MLDC) is dedicated to introducing the beauty of Latin dance to the University of Maryland community. It provides a welcoming space where beginner, intermediate, and advanced dancers can come together to learn while meeting others who are equally passionate about Latin dance. We offer weekly classes and monthly...

Roda Movements

in Takoma Park
7014 Westmoreland Ave, Takoma Park, Maryland 20912

Roda Movements is a martial arts, fitness and dance studio with highly trained instructors who provide classes in over 8 different martial arts and fitness disciplines and styles of dance. The studio opened in 2008 with a focus on martial arts and dance from Brazil and Latin America but soon expanded to include all forms of movement from all over the...

Rendezvous Dance and Fitness

in North Bethesda
11910 Parklawn Dr, Washington, District of Columbia 20852

We are a friendly family run place to learn to dance, have fun, meet friends and get healthier of mind, body and soul.  We are a dance studio, a fitness place and a social club.

D'Amour School of Dance

in Hyattsville
5103 Baltimore Ave, Washington, District of Columbia 20783

Cuppett Performing Arts Center

in Vienna
135 Park St. SE, Vienna, Virginia 22180

The Center's Founding Director, Alzine Straub Cuppett, directed and managed the school for over 50 years until her passing in 2012. Her youngest daughter, Amy Cuppett, has been the Managing Artistic Director since 2002. Growing up in the dance business, Amy feels that the roles she has played both past and present - that of student, parent, teacher,...

Local Motion Studio

in Alexandria
2377 South Dove St, Alexandria, Virginia 22314