Upcoming Events

We are now into a new semester at the Urban Artistry Dance Academy, running from August 12 – December 7! See our weekly class schedule and holiday cancellations.  Our classes are expanding to include Whacking/Punking and DJing!  For more information, see contact information below:

  • For DJ classes, please contact Russell Campbell at russell.campbell@urbanartistry.org
  • For private lessons, please contact Ryan Webb at ryan.webb@urbanartistry.org.

11/24, Sunday 3-4:30 pm: Intro to Whacking/Punking with Leslie Liao. Follow Urban Artistry and Leslie Liao on social media to get updates on the next available class! Also feel free to contact Leslie via email at leslie.liao@urbanartistry.org.





12/7, Saturday, 12:30 – 2pm: TSU Terry Baltimore Club Workshop at the Urban Artistry Dance Academy! All ages and all levels welcome. $25. Register now!





12/7, Saturday, 2-7pm: Transformations Prelude: 7-to-Smoke, UA Student Adult Battle, and UA Student Youth Battle at the Urban Artistry Dance Academy (UADA)!  Free for UADA students, $15 for the public. Judges are Future, Leslie, and Johnte. Register now!





Check out the new face for The Preservatory Project, the archival of the voices of the urban dance community in Maryland and the greater Washington, DC area.



Directions to our studio

Our studio is just 10 minutes north of the Silver Spring exit off of 495 and a 5-minute walk from the Wheaton Metro. Convenient parking is available.

Urban Artistry Dance Academy
11308 Grandview Ave  Suite 200
Silver Spring, MD 20902

Studio landline: (301)348 – 8782

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