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 ages 18+ here and youth classes and camps here


Adult Drop-In Class – $15

Youth + Guardian Drop-In Class $18

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

Youth 16-Week Term Tuition – $288

**expires in 1 year


Youth Tuition Early Bird Discount:
$15 off when you register before January 1, 2023

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

Youth Trial Class – Free!*
*Valid the week of January 9 only, call to redeem:

Duke 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 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’s Studios, 721 Broad Street, Durham, NC 27705


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