How We Differ From Other Studios

Are All Seattle Dance Studios the Same?

Here’s why The Ballard Academy of Music & Dance is the right choice

University trained teachers

Small Class Sizes – Maximum 8 per class for ages 3-6 and a maximum of 12 per class for ages 7 and up

Studio equipped with floating Marley Dance Floor which helps reduce the risk of injuries and allows students to dance longer without getting tired

Choice of more than one teacher for each dance type to fit your child’s personality and learning style

Mirrors that start at floor level so that dancers can see their feet from any place on the dance floor

Students or parents are never required to fund raise for studio events

Ability to take music lessons at the same location and save travel time between activities

Are All Seattle Music Schools the Same?

Here’s why The Ballard Academy of Music & Dance is the right choice

No long term contracts

University trained teachers

Private lessons provided to ensure students learn in the manner that is best suited for them

Open enrollment for private lessons so you can start at any time

Students are able to choose from pop, jazz or classical instruction

Make-Up Workshops: Up to seven per year

Choice of more than one teacher for each instrument to fit your child’s personality and learning style

Instruction available for children as young as 3 to adults

Ability to schedule private lessons for two or more family members at the same time to avoid hours of waiting and driving to different lesson providers each month

Optional low pressure recitals offered at least twice a year free of charge

Desk staff available to assist you during all teaching hours, every day

Students or parents are never required to fund raise for studio events

Windows in every studio door, background checks performed on all staff and faculty

Ability to take dance classes at the same location and save travel time between activities