Welcome to Urban Artistry

Congratulations to our Funkateers who recently performed for Good Morning Washington! See the full story here.

Upcoming Events

  • We are currently on semester break until June 5.  Our weekly class schedule is on break, as we feature Pop Up Workshops and our End of Semester Showcase “The Mission: One Dream” on 6/3!
    • 5/15, 7 – 8:30 pm: Krumping with David “Scream” Bickerstaff
    • 5/17, 7 – 9:00 pm: Waacking with Diana Webhi
    • 5/22, 7 – 9:00 pm: Memphis Jookin’ with Ryan “Future” Webb and Johnte Cunningham
    • 5/24, 7 – 8:30 pm: Hand dance with Karen Burton and Andre
    • 5/29, 7 – 9:00 pm: Top rock with Russell “Ironman” Campbell
    • 5/31, 7 – 9:00 pm: Locking with Rashaad “Time Machine” Pearson

*Please note that Open Session will continue from 9:00 – 11:00 pm after the workshops on Mondays and Wednesdays.  Funkateer youth classes will break until next semester. Pricing and other details can be found on the Facebook event page or here!

Urban Artistry Dance Academy

Save up to 27% off on classes by enrolling for the semester!

The Urban Artistry Dance Academy (UADA) provides an interdisciplinary urban dance education with a global perspective. Students are encouraged to become active participants and thought leaders in their respective communities, where they are not limited to mainstream trends but strive to become advocates of cultural preservation and artistic innovation.

Classes and workshops on many varieties of urban dance are available!  Check out our repertoire in Class Descriptions and our weekly schedule in Class Schedule & Events!


From Georgia Ave, turn onto Sligo Ave.  Take an immediate right onto Philadelphia Ave.  You will pass Lotus Cafe on your left and you will pass a parking lot on your right.  Continue straight and the studio will be on the right.  Enter through the red door on the right side of the building.

Urban Artistry Dance Academy
932 Philadelphia Ave
Third Floor
Silver Spring, MD 20910

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Urban Artistry, Inc is in part funded by the Maryland State Arts Council.
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