Welcome to the new Annapolis Dance Academy website, owned and operated by Jennifer Gooding, celebrating Everything Dance & Everything Fitness for over 24 years.

Annapolis Dance Academy is a local year round dance studio featuring dancing instruction to Adults and Children in Social through American Style Competitive Ballroom dancing as well as Ballet/Tap/Jazz/Hip Hop for Children thru senior adults.  Personal training, barre fitness, Stretching, Hand weights & Core & Zumba also available year round.  

COVID UPDATE: Dance Classes are currently in house with CDC guidelines in place. Fitness classes are taught via Zoom. Please Click on the calendar tab or List view to see classes currently offered during this timeframe.

NEW STUDENTS ARE WELCOME! COVID DOESN’T STOP US! Contact Jennifer if you would like to take a dance or fitness class. Please call the studio at 410-757-8860 (Studio) or email annapolisdanceacademy@verizon.net.

GIFT CERTIFICATES AVAILABLE: Holidays? Wedding Shower gift? Bride/Groom gift, Birthday parties,  Kids dance classes!

ANNAPOLIS DANCE ACADEMY SPECIALIZES IN WEDDING PREPARATION: Bride/Groom, Father/Daughter, Full Wedding Parties, NEW!  Ask about Group instruction for your guests on your wedding day!  

ADULT BALLROOM & DANCE CLASSES:  Offered at Annapolis Dance Academy in Arnold.  

  • American Smooth & Rhythm:  Testing & Competition available
  • Private Ballroom Classes (1-2 people):  appointment only
  • Small Group Lessons (4-10 people):  appointment only
  • Ladies only Ballroom, Burlesque & More Class:  Wednesdays 8-9pm
  • Silver Tappers (age 30+):  Tuesdays 11-12n
  • Personal Training:  appointment only
  • Barre Fitness, Stretching, Hand Weights & Core, Zumba & Slow Mo Zumba Classes (NOW $5 on ZOOM)

KIDS CLASSES:  Offered at Annapolis Dance Academy in Arnold.  

  • Ballroom for Kids:  (age 6+):  Ballroom Testing and Competition available once per year:  Mondays 6-7p
  • Ballet/Tap:  (age 2.5-6):  Wednesdays 5-6pm & Thursdays 5-6pm
  • Hip Hop:  (age 6+):  Wednesdays 6-7pm
  • Ladies Burlesque, Ballroom & More:  Wednesdays 8-9p
  • Dance Combo:  (age 7+):  Tap/Jazz/Ballet/Ballroom:  Thursdays 5-7pm

 Other Locations:  

Maryland Hall in Annapolis: Group Ballroom, Adult Tappers, Hip Hop & Dance (age 4-6), & Hip Hop Street (6-12). Starting in Fall 2020, Jennifer will be teaching with Academy Ballet School on Tuesdays 4:30-5:45pm. Please contact Jennifer directly with any questions related to these classes.

MWR FITNESS:  ATTN:  MILITARY FAMILIES!!  Info on the next sessions offered for adults and children will be made available once we know when we can re-enter the base. Call 410-293-9212 for more information

YMCA Arnold: Barre Fitness & Zumba classes will start up In house in September. More details to come.