Moving in the Spirit

Inspire. Educate. Unite. DANCE.

Moving in the Spirit is a nationally-recognized youth development program that uses the art of dance to positively transform the lives of children and teens in Atlanta, Georgia. Through programs that integrate high-quality dance instruction with performance, leadership and mentor opportunities, Moving in the Spirit impacts over 200 children and teens annually, encouraging them to overcome the obstacles they face each day and realize their highest potential.

Students graduate from Moving in the Spirit with confidence in themselves as artists and leaders, poised to succeed beyond the stage and make a difference in their own communities. Ultimately, Moving in the Spirit EDUCATES, INSPIRES and UNITES young people through dance, propelling them to become successful and compassionate leaders.

Our Programs

We uniquely link our class structure and goals with the Positive Youth Development Model, designed to transition children successfully into adulthood.

Young people in our programs:

* Study Modern Dance, Choreography and Leadership Training
* Perform in a year-end show
* Work with our city's top teaching and professional artists
* Become creative artists and compassionate leaders

Moving in the Spirit accepts students ages 3-18, beginner to advanced. Open-level classes are available for all ages. Classes begin the week of September 8, 2014.

Need-based scholarships are available.


750 Glenwood Avenue
Atlanta, GA United States 30316
Fulton County

Hours of Operation
Administrative hours: Monday - Thursday, 9 AM - 5 PM
Program hours: Monday - Saturday, various. Visit for specific class times.

404-624-5295 ext 243
404-624-5299 (fax)

Erin Weller
404-624-5295 ext:244  Director of Marketing & Communications, Moving in the Spirit

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