Dance Classes for Adults in Tucson, AZ

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Our Approach to Dance Classes for Adults

We understand that every adult has their own distinct dance interests and goals. That’s why we offer a diverse range of dance classes specifically tailored for adults, designed to meet their unique needs and aspirations.

Our adult dance programs emphasize essential dance elements, focusing on refined techniques and sophisticated choreography, all within a lively and stimulating setting. We choose music that appeals to adult tastes, ranging from classic hits to contemporary genres, to engage with their varied musical preferences and keep them inspired. This method of combining demanding dance skills with appealing music ensures that our adult dancers stay enthusiastic and committed to every class.

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At Music & Dance Academy, anyone can learn to dance

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Dance Lessons Should Be Fun!

We believe that for adults, dance is not only a recreational activity but also a powerful medium for personal expression and growth. Our goal is for every adult dancer to truly cherish their dance classes, embarking on a journey that is as enriching as it is enjoyable. We blend enjoyment with the essentials of dance and more!

Our skilled instructors provide top-notch dance training combined with an approach tailored to adults, creating an environment where they can hone their dance skills and express their artistic side. Whether they are beginners or seasoned enthusiasts, our instructors are committed to helping them achieve remarkable progress in their dance abilities, all while ensuring the experience is fulfilling, motivational, and socially rewarding.

We Emphasize Healthy Technique

Healthy technique is critical to lifelong enjoyment of the dance. Our first priority is teaching strong fundamentals, including safe stretching, technique, vocabulary, and choreography. We believe that thoughtful instruction is essential to dance development and safeguards students from injury.

Once the fundamentals are in place, you can design your journey. Our qualified teachers will assist you in developing your dance and exploring different styles and programs. Learn with us as we infuse elements of performance throughout the year along with year-end recitals into our well-rounded approach to fostering dance excellence.

Dance Classes for Adults

Adult Ballet Class in Tucson, AZ

Adult Ballet for Beginning to Intermediate Students

An open class for older teens and adults of any age, Adult Ballet is a fun and functional workout while incorporating ballet steps at the barre, center, and across the floor. Great for building strength, flexibility, and fine muscle tone, Adult Ballet is a nurturing environment for dancers of any age. Bring a friend or make a new one in class! See you at the barre 🙂


Adult Jazz

With a focus on strength, body conditioning, and stretching, Adult Jazz introduces the fundamentals of jazz while getting a cardio workout to upbeat music. Center exercises combined with across the floor, leaps, turns, and choreography introduce jazz technique while having fun. Bring a friend or make a new one in class!


Adult Tap

Adult Tap is an introduction to basic tap steps and principles while focusing on balance, memory, rhythm, and clarity. Perfect for beginning teens or adults of any age, Adult Tap is a great time to learn something new. Bring a friend or make a new one in class!


Starting dance is as easy as 1-2-3!

Together we explore students’ dance goals.

We match students with one of our expert instructors.

Start dancing! Parents get progress updates as we prepare for performances.

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“My daughter has been attending Music & Dance Academy since January 2023. She started with and is still taking tap and ballet. She loves it! She looks forward to going to each class, especially with Miss Giulia! On days she has dance her eyes shine in anticipation.”

— Donna

“My three kids enjoy their lessons here! Everyone is friendly and Ms. Tamara and Mr. Santacruz are very talented musicians and teachers.”

— Lynn

“My kids have been learning piano at the Music and Dance Academy for about 6 years now. I have to say it’s a great place for learning and also to build expertise in music. We have had a great experience with the teachers there.”

— Manju

Frequently Asked Questions

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What are the qualifications and experience of the dance instructors?

Our team is comprised of passionate and qualified professionals. All teachers participate in our classroom training and background checks. Many have performance experience and/or relevant degrees and are passionate about sharing their love for the art form with the next generation.

What dance styles do you offer for adults?

We offer a diverse range of dance styles to spark the creativity and passion of our young dancers. From classical ballet to energetic jazz and modern hip-hop, there’s something for every child to explore and enjoy at Music & Dance Academy.

What are the fees for your dance classes, and are there any discounts or packages available?

Tuition is based on the season and paid either in one annual fee or monthly installments. You can find all the prices and packages here.

How does the dance school group dancers?

We carefully group dancers based on both age and skill level. This ensures that each class provides an appropriate level of challenge and support for every student. For those interested in a more competitive track, we offer specialized classes and teams, allowing dancers to further advance in their training.

What should I wear to the dance class?

Comfort is key! We recommend dancers wear appropriate dance attire, such as leotards, tights, and ballet shoes. For other dance styles, comfortable activewear and clean, non-marking dance shoes are ideal. Detailed dress code information can be found here.