Welcome To Alpha Arts Academy.

What is new.

Silver Spring, MD - On Fall Break will resume Soon

On Fall Break will resume Soon

If you have unused multi class pass, we will honor it once we resume class, or we can arrange for a refund of unused sessions.

Silver Spring, MD - Schedule Update - full schedule here.

Monday 6:30pm - 7:70pm

Wednesday 6:30pm - 7:30pm

The Highwood Theather
914 Silver Spring Avenue
Silver Spring, MD 20910 USA

Gift cards are here.

Looking for a unique and awesome gift idea for your friend, family or special some one? why not give them a gift card to take wozewazae lesson - Traditional Ethiopian Dance lessons. We are now offering gift card you can purchase at various Ethipian stores. More detail on specific location will come soon.

Ethiopian Dance in Silver Spring, MD

Daremyelesh Tesfaye. performer, instructor, Ethiopian Idle Judge and actress.
We are excited to annouce that we have finally made it to silver spring MD. there are already very impressive dedicated students that are mastering the art of Wozewazae. Through out the summer we are holding classes three times a week (Monday, Wednesday, Friday.) check out the full schedule Here.


Weekly Group classes

the experiance

The goal of the weekly group class is introduce you to the Varity of Ethiopian cultural dances.

Each class covers up to 5 different dance styles. In addition to having fun through this class, Instructors pay special attention to explain the nuances of the different styles and brief participants in the cultural context.

No two sessions are the same. Each week introduces a variation of each regional dance. It takes approximately 5 weeks to cover the full bredth of our program. we recommend two iterations of the program before committing to the progressive program.

Progressive Classes

Serious Business

The progressive program is a focused, curriculum based training program. curriculum based training program.

Each week builds on previous lessons. The progressive program is great way to gain an in-depth understanding of Ethiopian traditional Music, Dance and culture.

In order to move on to the next level, students go through end of term evaluation by independent professionals which gives confirmation to skills learned and get valuable feedback on progress.

Juniorages:7-12 and Youthages:13-17

fast and furious

We have a special program designed with our young participants in mind. the junior and youth program will enhance cultural awareness while having fun. The intensity and agility Ethiopian dance requires is fully realized in Junior and your programs.

We encourage recitals and student performances for young people to instill teamwork, dedication and confidence.

Bride, Groom and Wedding Party

The special day The special day We understand how important this day is that is why we take special pride in knowing we are able to put together One of a kind choreograph for your first dance and wedding party group dance. We will work together to make sure you feel comfortable on the dance floor and sine even brighter on the special day.

Private Lessons

Getting ahead

Private lessons are the best way to get the fastest result. We design a unique program according to your skill level, need and schedule.