Kids participating in a dance class

Types of Classes

ADF Studios offers dance classes for all ages and for all levels. For our adult classes, you can register in advance online or via the MindBody app downloaded to your mobile device. You can also “drop-in” and pay upon your arrival. Drop-in classes are $15 each, but there are discounts if you buy multiple passes in advance (see rates below).

You can find our schedule of classes for teens age 13+ and adults here and youth classes and camps here


Adult Drop-In Class – $15

Adult 10-class pass* – $120 ($12 per class)

Youth Fall 12-Week Term Tuition – $216

Youth Winter/Spring 16-Week Term Tuition – $288

*Expires in 1 year



Youth Tuition Early Bird Discount
$15 off for Spring youth registration through December 20, 2023.

Youth Tuition Sibling or Multi-class Discount
10% multi-class discount in a single household

FREE Youth Trial Class*
*Valid the week of January 8, 2024 only, call to redeem:

College Student Discount
$5 drop-in classes


Youth Scholarships

Scholarships are available for youth classes and camps for students who demonstrate financial need. Please note that if you have received a scholarship in the past, you must re-apply for the 2023 cycle. Your eligibility from the summer may then be carried over through the fall. Applicants will be considered and notified via email on a rolling basis. Contact us if you have any questions. 

To apply, please submit:

  1. A copy of your 2021 or 2022 Tax Form 1040. Please only submit the first page (lists your Adjusted Gross Income and dependents) and black out all social security numbers.
  2. A completed scholarship application.

You can submit these materials in any of the following ways:

  1. By mail: ADF, Box 90772, Durham, NC 27708
  2. By email: studios@americandancefestival.org (you may submit a photograph of the forms that you have filled out by hand)
  3. In-person: ADF Studios, 721 Broad Street, Durham, NC 27705


Youth class and camp scholarships are made possible by an anonymous donor.