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Grade School & Teens Dance Classes


Our classes for students ages 6-16 years includes ballet, tap, hip hop, Broadway & Disney themed theatre classes and combo classes with jazz, lyrical, funk & more!

Our ballet program continues to grow as we offer age and skill appropriate classes. We LOVE beginning students and support our intermediate and advanced students with classes and our performance group, Evolution Dance Company.

Our 2021-22 School Year Schedule Begins on August 16th!

We have open registration thru November 30th .


Beginning Ballet

A beginning class for students aged 6 and older or graduating students from our Kindergarten classes. Students will learn ballet fundamentals with barre work, across the floor exercises and connecting steps & vocabulary.




Ballet 1

Ballet 1 is for students with 1 year ballet experience (not including Angelina Ballerina Ballet). Students continue to explore ballet with in-depth barre exercises & across the floor work, as well as perfecting technique on learned steps & an introduction to more complicated vocabulary & steps.



This Ballet/Modern class welcomes dancers with 1 or more years of ballet. It incorporates the fundamentals of ballet with the free flowing movements of modern, in which dancers tell a story with their bodies. Many basics of ballet and modern will be covered.


  • Tuesday (6-10yrs) 6-7pm
  • Tuesday (9-14yrs): 7-8pm  
  • Friday (11-16yrs) 6:15-7:15pm


Dancers learn the building blocks of ballet: basics of posture, turnout, and movement as well as an introduction to terminology. Then move into basic tap terms and moves, training muscles for isolated foot moves, and class routine. Emphasis is placed on the importance of rhythm & clear sounds.



This class exposes dancers to the building blocks of ballet: The basics of posture, turnout, & movement , as well as an intro to the terminology. Student will also be introduced to jazz dance, similar to what they've seen on stage & tv. A great mix for young dancers with little or no dance experience!


Hip Hop

Hip Hop - Beginner

Students learn basic steps to contemporary funk hip-hop music as well as popular (age appropriate) songs heard on the radio. They will also learn how to count to music beats of the song in the form called "dancers eight". Class will incorporate how to stay grounded, how to initiate isolations and fluid transitions.




Hip Hop/Modern

Students will combine the basics of hip hop with the free expression of modern dance. They will learn fluid isolations, how to count music, as well as how to work to remember choreography. This energetic class will teach combinations to popular hit music as well as R&B styles.


Jazz/Hip Hop

A beginner level combination class is the perfect introduction to the high energy steps and syncopation of jazz, and the rhythm and motion of hip hop. Jazz and Hip Hop are the two most popular forms of dance and are great for those little ones who just can't stop moving!



Beginning Tap

This class will cover basic tap terms and movements focus on training muscles for isolated foot exercises. Emphasis placed on the importance of rhythm and clear sounds, and students will be exposed to a variety of exercises and combinations.


Tap 1A

This tap class is designed for students who 2 or more years of tap experience. Tap 1A will continue focus on tap skills and movements, as well as more complicated steps and perfection of previous skills in a fun and creative environment.



Class welcomes beginners or those with some tap or jazz experience. Students will learn tap skills and movements, as well as jazz combinations. Fun for all those energetic beginners out there!


Musical Theatre

Musical Theatre

Introduces students to the combined art forms of song and dance, the key components of Broadway's greatest musicals. Class will include instruction in voice & dance. Class work consists of a jazz warm-up, stretching, and building a vocabulary of steps and combinations, and learning to sing along with the music while dancing.


Disney Themed Dance Theatre

Students learn fun choreography to the music they've grown up with! A great introduction to Broadway dance and movement. Class work consists of a jazz warm-up, stretching, and building a vocabulary of steps and combinations to dance to familiar Disney tunes.


Who we are

Anchorage Music & Dance Center is celebrating 25 years of private & group music instruction and 10 years of dance!


We are a unique school offering quality private & group music and dance classes at one convenient location. Multiple students from the same family can take private or group music lessons and dance classes on the same day. That means parents only have to drive to one location for everyone's lessons & classes. What a time saver for the entire family!


We work with most all homeschool & charter schools in the State of Alaska. We are a direct bill vendor which means we invoice the school, so there is no "out-of-pocket" expense for the family!

Our network of schools include: Family Partnership; Frontier Charter School; PAIDEIA; IDEA; Mat-Su Central; Twindly Bridge; Denali Peak, PACE, CyberLynx & Raven.

Don't see your school here? Contact us and we'll see if we can work with them too!