Welcome to Tamala Taylor’s Academy of Dance. Academy of Dance is located in Wooster, Ohio and specializes in ballet, tap, jazz, contemporary, acrobatics, baton/twirling, and modern dance styles for ages ranging from pre-k to adult.

Academy of Dance has a rich history of being affiliated with The Cecchetti Council of America and Dance Masters of Ohio.Students apart of Academy of Dance have the ability to compete/participate in Dance Masters Competitions and Workshops and gain authetic C.C.A. ballet certificates upon examination.

Academy of Dance is a family friendly studio environment with smaller classes that enhance the students ability to learn one on one with their teachers.

Upon the end of the year, Academy of Dance performs our studio recital featuring all dance studio members. Please contact us today to enroll your child today

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Acrobatics

Acrobatics

Includes floor work, tumbling, and strengthening exercises. Students will progressively learn tricks.

Baton

Baton

Basic tricks including dance twirl and marching. Must be of age 5+.

Modern/Contemporary

Modern/Contemporary

Integrated modern/contemporary/ballet techniques. Floor work, improvisation, and center work. Will use head over heels movements and core strengthening exercises. Must be of age 8+ with a prerequisite and enrolled in ballet technique class and teacher approval.

Hip Hop

Hip Hop

Stylized dance with skill floor work and pop movement that incorporates Jazz Technique.

Adult - Yoga

Adult - Yoga

Yoga
Centers on breathing , balance poses to focus on control and strengthening, stretch and flexibility with meditation.

Adult - Yoga

Adult - Yoga

Yoga
Centers on breathing , balance poses to focus on control and strengthening, stretch and flexibility with meditation.

Ballet

Ballet

Offering styles including Cecchetti, classical non-syllabus, lyrical (Must be of age 3+), and pointe(Must be 12 yrs. or permission of instructor).

*Competition: students must be currently enrolled in a ballet technique class.

Jazz

Jazz

Basic to advanced combinations, tricks, turns and includes theatrical tap styles. Must be of age 3+.

Tap

Tap

Basic to advanced combinations, tricks, turns and includes theatrical tap styles. Must be of age 3+.

Adult - Barre Fitness

Adult - Barre Fitness

Barre Fitness class with a certified instructor.

Most barre-based classes use a combination of postures inspired by ballet and other disciplines like yoga and Pilates. The barre is used as a prop to balance while doing exercises that focus on isometric strength training. 

Adult - Tap

Adult - Tap

Basic to advanced combinations, tricks, turns and includes theatrical tap styles.