Why Choose Us?
The Academy of Fine Arts
Montgomery County's Performing Arts Place!
For ALL Students and Families
- Music, Acting and Dance - All in one convenient location. (Private Instrument/Voice, Group Classes in Piano, Voice and Guitar/Early Childhood Music)
- 3 - Week money back guarantee for all new students.
- A proven track record of excellence since 1995.
- Professional, accomplished teaching faculty with years of experience
- A comfortable waiting lounge with free wifi if you decide not to observe your child's lesson/class
- Ample parking
- Central location. Just 2 minutes from the ICC on the border between Rockville and Gaithersburg. From points north, 270 to Sam Eig Highway means just one traffic light!
- First Observation/Participation Opportunities: Please call the office for details to arrange
Benefits of Music Training at the Academy
- A wide variety of musical learning experiences including Private Music Lessons in Piano, Voice, Guitar, Violin and Cello to group classes for Early Childhood, Adult Piano, Guitar, Suzuki Violin (plus private), and our Harmony Road Piano classes (since 1995, we have started over 1500 students on the piano!)
- 3 - Week money back guarantee. We want new students to KNOW they chose the best music school.
- Monthly students recitals. Why wait until the end of the year like most music schools?
- Performance classes
- Royal Music Conservatory Assessments Program. We are a founding school in the United States.
- Honors Competition and Recital for those who are particularly eager to move forward.
- Our teachers! In addition to outstanding credentials, our teachers have warm personalities, are extremely friendly and dedicated to helping you reach your musical goals.
Benefits of Acting Training at the Academy
- Classes for ages 4 through adult
- Real results! Too many acting classes waste students' time and money with activities that do not actually help students succeed! Our classes are fun - AND real, useable acting technic skills are learned.
- Healthy attitude and environment. Peer support, respect and self-esteem are vital parts of each class.
- Amateurs and those wanting to build professional careers are welcome. We have students who have won acting awards, done commercials, film, stage plays at major area theaters. We also have great amateur students who want to have fun while learning the craft of acting.
- Both stage and film acting technique.
- Each semester ends with a Final Sharing for friends, family, colleagues.
Benefits of Dance at the Academy
- Our musical theater/Broadway dance program is all inclusive. For beginners and experienced dancers.
- Teachers train and choreograph to each student's abilities and experience.
- Small class sizes means full attention of the teacher and the audience at the final performance.
- Great exercise! Strength training, ballet barre work, and cardio benefits from every class.
- Our professional Marley floor keeps joints healthy and reduces impact.
- Triple threat club. If you take dance and either voice or acting, one of your classes is free!
- Final Dance Sharing at the end of each semester.