Upcoming Events!

  • We are now in Summer Session, filled with classes, jams and other special events!  Check out our classes and upcoming events for both adults and Funkateers, including our Funkateers Summer Camp.  Save by registering for a class card or enrolling in our fall semester. **Fall semester begins on June 22.
  • UA on U Street!  Join us at the U Street Metro on June 5th and 6th from 4pm-10pm and learn about urban dance culture with Urban Artistry. Two days of free community workshops, dance demonstrations, and performances. We’ll be jamming out with DJ Mate Masie on the decks!
  • Save the Dates for the 7th Annual International Soul Society Festival!  The 7th Annual International Soul Society Festival is taking place June 14 – June 21!  Stay tuned for more details about all the battles, performances, and other all-ages events. Check us out on tumblr.

Urban Artistry Dance Academy

Save up to 27% off on classes by registering 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 on many varieties of urban dance are available, at a rate of $15 for hour-long classes, and $17 for an hour and a half. See our complete class schedule here.


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
Level 3
Silver Spring, MD 20910

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