a great place to grow up

Our Teaching Staff

GDC is a 2nd generation, a family-owned dance studio in Northern Virginia. Our professional staff of instructors is accredited with international and American associations such as Checchetti council of America, Royal Academy of dance, Dance Masters of America, Dance Educators of America, Vaganova, and the Professional Dance teachers association. GDC's instructors understand that there are many different levels of dance & dance classes, and they’ll work with each student to ensure quality dance instruction. Whether tap, jazz, or ballet, each student is taught the art of dance with patience and understanding.  We also feature “special guest,” master classes throughout the season which is always open to all area dancers!