Summer Program Dates are Set!
We have something for all ages, with more programming being developed as we speak. Enrollment will begin this Friday, Mar 12.
The Spring Schedule is HERE!
What Works for You?
Safety is our biggest concern. We offer in person socially distanced classes and also provide streaming services for those who prefer to join us from home.
Welcome Northampton School of Dance Families!
Jen has already told us so much about you, and we want to meet you ourselves! Click below to see what the Welcome Mat says!

Let’s Get Moving!

Classes Now Enrolling



For kids ages 4-12, we provide a strong dance foundation – and tons of FUN!



Teens need space to grow as dancers and as people. Your teen will feel at home at AIWA.



Learn or hone your dance technique in our grown-up but never stuffy classes.



Get fit and grounded with Hatha, Vinyasa, and Restorative Yoga, Ballet Barre and Stretch, and more!



Our space is host to a variety of workshops and master classes – open to all!

Summer and Vacation Programming

Intensive workshops and playful art explorations – we have something for everyone when school is out.

Our Approach Is A Bit Different

Community, Connection, and Collaboration guide our work together.

You Could Be Dancing Now!

Class Schedule

Youth class enrollment, registration and tuition can all be completed online. Check out our current schedule below and click the link to register for anything you are interested in. Adult classes are drop-in classes and for those you will be directed to our contact page. Please contact us at with any questions!

Meet Our Faculty

Led by our Founding Director, Laurel Anne Boyd, the Ascendance faculty is what sets us apart. Our dance instructors are trained educators, artists, and performers who strive to inspire every dancer, every day.

Meridian Performance Group

Not your average dance company. Meridian dancers stretch themselves to the peak of athleticism and emotional expression.

Register Today

Classes enrolling now for our next semester. All styles, all ages.

Contact Us

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