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Open House at Maplewood-Alta Vista Park Dance Studio this Sunday, 9/12/21 from 1-4pm!

RCDA Open House this Sunday, September 12!

Rock Creek Dance Academy is delighted to announce an Open House at our facility in Maplewood-Alta Vista Park (5209 Alta Vista Road, Bethesda) on Sunday, September 12 from 1:00-4:00pm! Visitors will follow a limited access, one-way path through our building in order to minimize crowding and maximize physical distance. Face coverings will be required for all visitors over age 2.

Please stop by and…

  • Meet our instructors
  • Tour our beautiful dance studio
  • Pick-up *free* RCDA swag
  • Register for classes
  • Enter our free raffle (prizes include a free 2022 recital costume and free 2022 recital DVD)
  • Purchase dance class attire at Dance Supplies Etc. pop-up store

We hope to see you there!

Classes for the 2021-2022 School Year begin on Monday, September 13!

Classes are filling, but it’s not too late to register! Visit our Schedule or Registration page to see class offerings and enroll! View the Class Schedule HERE.

School Year 2021-2022 Programs will be held INDOORS with limited class sizes, following our COVID Safety Procedures for In-Person Classes.

Students will not be permitted to attend the Open House nor any in-person classes at Rock Creek Dance Academy if they show any symptoms of illness.

Open House at Maplewood-Alta Vista Park Dance Studio on Sunday 9/12/21 from 1-4pm!

RCDA Open House on Sunday, September 12!

Rock Creek Dance Academy is delighted to announce an Open House at our facility in Maplewood-Alta Vista Park (5209 Alta Vista Road, Bethesda) on Sunday, September 12 from 1:00-4:00pm! Visitors will follow a limited access, one-way path through our building in order to minimize crowding and maximize physical distance. Face coverings will be required for all visitors over age 2.

Please stop by and…

  • Meet our instructors
  • Tour our beautiful dance studio
  • Pick-up *free* RCDA swag
  • Register for classes
  • Enter our free raffle (prizes include a free 2022 recital costume and free 2022 recital DVD)
  • Purchase dance class attire at Dance Supplies Etc. pop-up store

Please pass word along to friends and prospective RCDA customers! We hope to see you there!

Classes for the 2021-2022 School Year begin on Monday, September 13!

Classes are filling, but it’s not too late to register! Visit our Schedule or Registration page to see class offerings and enroll! View the Class Schedule HERE.

School Year 2021-2022 Programs will be held INDOORS with limited class sizes, following our COVID Safety Procedures for In-Person Classes.

Students will not be permitted to attend the Open House nor any in-person classes at Rock Creek Dance Academy if they show any symptoms of illness.

General Registration for School Year 2021-2022 Now Open!

General Registration for new and returning customers is now open! At the time of registration, the annual, non-refundable registration fee of $40 will be collected along with first trimester tuition to secure your child’s space for the school year. Read more info on Tuition and Fees here.

Families will also have the option to enroll in a no-obligation trial class as space allows.

View our 2021-2022 Schedule of Classes and for more info, read about our Curriculum which describes all the programs at RCDA. For our COVID Safety Procedures, click here.

Visit our Schedule or Registration page to enroll!

Pre-Registration for School Year 2021-2022 Now Open!

Pre-Registration for new and returning customers is now open! At the time of registration, the annual, non-refundable registration fee of $40 will be collected along with first trimester tuition to secure your child’s space for the school year. Read more info on Tuition and Fees here.

No-obligation trial classes will be not be available during Pre-Registration. In mid-August, General Registration will open and customers may opt to enroll in a no-obligation trial class as space allows.

View our 2021-2022 Schedule of Classes and for more info, read about our Curriculum which describes all the programs at RCDA.

Visit our Schedule or Registration page to enroll!

Pre-Registration for School Year 2021-2022 Now Open for Returning Customers!

Priority Pre-Registration for returning customers is now open! New customers may register beginning on July 6. At the time of registration, the annual, non-refundable registration fee of $40 will be collected along with first trimester tuition to secure your child’s space for the school year. Read more info on Tuition and Fees here.

No-obligation trial classes will be not be available during Pre-Registration. In mid-August, General Registration will open and customers may opt to enroll in a no-obligation trial class as space allows.

View our 2021-2022 Schedule of Classes! You can also visit our Schedule and Registration pages for more info, and our Curriculum page which describes all the programs at RCDA.

Tentative Schedule for 2021-2022 Now Available

The tentative schedule for School Year 2021-2022 is now available! Pre-registration for returning customers will open in late June; registration for new customers will follow shortly after. Registration links will be updated on our Schedule and Registration pages.

Registration now open for Summer Classes and Camps

Sign up for a Summer Class or Camp at RCDA to explore a new genre, expand your skills, or get another chance to perform.

For grades K-2 camps offer a chance to explore the week’s theme through performance, crafting, and games. Some of the themes include:

Mermaids & Unicorns
By the Beach
The Sound of Music

Dance sampler camps (Grades 3-5 and 6-8) are a fantastic opportunity to get moving, try something new, and develop your skills. Tween students work with multiple teachers across a variety of genres including some not offered during the school year. Each session culminates in a performance of different dance numbers–like a recital experience compressed into one whirlwind week sesion!

We are so excited about the wealth of class offerings this summer such as:

Little Dancers (3.5-4 years old)
Pre-Ballet/Tap (5-7 years old)
Leaps, Turns, and Stretching
Pointe Technique
Modern, Lyrical, and Contemporary
combined Broadway & Rhythm Tap

Sunday Musical Theatre Classes Canceled Today, 3/28/21. Make-up on SATURDAY 4/3/21

Due to the possibility of thunderstorms today, 3/28/21, Sunday Outdoor Musical Theatre classes (Grades 2-4 and 5-8) are canceled. Make-up classes will be offered on SATURDAY, April 3 at the same class meeting times:

Saturday 4/3/2021 – Musical Theatre Grades 2-4 – 1:00-2:00pm
Saturday 4/3/2021 – Musical Theatre Grades 5-8 – 2:15-3:15pm

New Spring Session 1 Outdoor Class Added for Grades K-1

In Spring 2021, RCDA will offer a limited schedule of outdoor, in-person classes, including a recently added section for Grades K-1! There will be two 6-week-long sessions: March 6-April 17 and April 24-June 6. No classes April 3-4 or May 29-30. Classes will small with social distancing measures in place. Face coverings will be required for all students, parents, and faculty. Each 6-week session will culminate with a sharing for parents during the final class.

Students may enroll in either or both of the 6-week sessions. Tuition rate per 6-week session. No discounts offered.

Students will not be permitted to attend in-person classes at Rock Creek Dance Academy if they show any symptoms of illness.

Read more/register here!

Spring Mini-Session Outdoor Classes at RCDA

In Spring 2021, RCDA will offer a limited schedule of outdoor, in-person classes! There will be two 6-week-long sessions: March 6-April 17 and April 24-June 6. No classes April 3-4 or May 29-30. Classes will be small with social distancing measures in place. Face coverings will be required for all students, parents, and faculty. Each 6-week session will culminate with a sharing for parents during the final class.

Students may enroll in either or both of the 6-week sessions. Tuition rate per 6-week session. No discounts offered.

Students will not be permitted to attend in-person classes at Rock Creek Dance Academy if they show any symptoms of illness.

Stay tuned for more info!