Upcoming Events

August 11, Saturday, 1-3pm: Surviving the Times performance at Wheaton Mall!  Come see a free performance by our staff and students.  Learn more about who we are, what we do and how you can get involved. Then come celebrate one of our longstanding Artistic Director’s birthday with us!



August 11, Saturday, 9pm-2amRussell Campbell’s 35th Birthday Celebration 4U! It’s Russell “Ironman” Campbell’s birthday!  We would like to invite you all to celebrate his 35th with him at our studio.  If you don’t know, Russell is a music and dance lover,  so bring your dancing shoes and good vybes to enjoy your night. $10 cover. All ages. Invite your folks because all are welcome!

**Date change** August 24, Friday, 10pm – 2 am: That’s House: A True School Jam and Dance Battle at U Street Music Hall. Come through on to Werk Ethic: 80s and 90s House and Technoft. Ken Lazee and Nick Garcia for a 1 vs 1 dance competition. An open styles format intended to promote diversity, That’s House is an opportunity for dancers from all communities to gather and exchange artistically in their movement languages of choice. Prelims begin 11:30pm. $5/Free before 12am (*no additional charge to enter dance competition). 21+. Prize $200. Tickets on sale now.

August 25-26: Urban Dance and Dialog at Harper’s Ferry National Historical Park in West Virginia. Working through the lens of an interdisciplinary urban dance education, students will become advocates of cultural preservation and artistic innovation as they discover dance, vocal, and instrumental traditions that have endured through America’s history of slavery, Civil War, and Civil Rights. Everyone is welcome! Full schedule and registration available here.

Thanks to all who participated and supported our 10th Annual International Soul Society Festival!  What an amazing week!



Watch The Dance competition that took place in Switzerland on Friday, May 25!  Check out our very own TeamUSA:
Toyin SogunroRussell CampbellRashaad HasaniRyan Future Webb, Rizqi RachmatJazmin OliviaBBoy HannibalKyle Clark


Missed us on Good Morning Washington?  You can watch our feature here!


Watch our May 7th performance from the Funk Powered Dance Preview at the Kennedy Center’s Millenium Stage!


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 new location

The new 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 #200
Silver Spring, MD 20902

Studio landline: (301)348 – 8782

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