Maryland Performing Arts Center

  "Dance is a poem of which each movement is a word"

Dance Classes for Young and Old

Maryland Performing Arts Center offers classes in Ballet, Pointe, Modern, Contemporary, Jazz, Lyrical, Tap, Hip Hop, Musical Theater, Voice, Zumba and more. In addition, we offer choreography for groups, solos, duets, trios. Voice lessons are also available for those brave enough to showcase their vocal talents during your special event. Regain your health by strengthening, stretching, and stabilizing key muscles. Our dancer specific conditioning classes help your entire body through proper alignment, centering, concentration, control, and precision, as well as breathing and flowing movement.

Beginner Combo

3-5 yrs, ballet and tap

Petite Combo

5-7 yrs, ballet, tap, and jazz

Level 3 Combo

7-9/10 yrs, ballet, tap, and jazz

Junior Level

10-12/13 yrs, Individual classes in ballet, pre pointe, tap, modern & jazz

Intermediate and Advanced Levels

Individual classes in ballet, pointe, tap, jazz, & movement

Students with a strong background in all genres of dance

Conditioning / Barre

All levels


All levels: dancer specific

Apprentice 101

Our program is designed for new dancers looking to begin their careers in the dance world. 

Recreational Dance

A fun class to learn basic body placement in a great way to be introduced to the dance world while making great friends and learning basic dances from movies and broadway productions.

Hip Hop

All ages

Vocal Training

Group or private lessons available - beginner or advanced

Musical Theater Production (including vocal training)

All ages, the most current program in the county.  Halloween performances around town, Holiday Skit and an end of the year production are included in the fun filled class!