AD&M classes have gone HYBRID

Now that Santa Barbara County has entered the Orange Tier, students will be able to attend selected classes in the studio as well as on Zoom if preferred. These classes are designated as HYBRID. Masks will be required for studio attendance until further notice. Check this site periodically for updates.

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Hybrid Classes at the Dance Hub

Now that Santa Barbara County has entered the Orange Tier, The Dance Hub will be offering HYBRID classes. Students can attend these classes IN THE STUDIO as well as virtually on Zoom. Classes marked VIRTUAL will continue to be offered Virtual only. Students attending class in the studio must abide by studio rules, including distancing, sanitizing, and wearing masks. Until further notice, there will be no desk service. Students who wish to attend in studio must notify the instructor in advance and sign up and pay online. Click here for more information on how HYBRID classes will work.

Virtual Beginning Flamenco with Jessica Haro

Mondays 5:45-6:45pm

Wednesdays 5:30-6:30pm

An introduction to flamenco dance for adults of all ages. We will focus on the fundamentals of flamenco technique – rhythm, footwork, arm carriage and hand movements. Each class will explore a different “palo” or branch of flamenco, including tangos, bulerías, and alegrías.

Sign up for the class here

Carrie Stein Hill

Beginning Ballet with Carrie Stein Hill

Wednesdays 4:00-5:15 p.m.

This Virtual Beginning Ballet class is for students with a year or less of ballet experience, or for those that may have studied ballet long ago and want to rekindle an old passion. If you have a keen desire to learn, you are a good candidate for beginning ballet! Ballet fundamentals, including the use of turn-out, balance, and alignment will be a focus of this class. Students will gain improved posture and flexibility while learning the proper execution of basic vocabulary and steps. Our goal is to nurture and support the progress and safety of students with an emphasis on fun and enjoyment!

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Beginning/Intermediate Theatre Jazz with Vivian Leilani Shay

Thursdays 5:30-6:45 p.m.

This class will explore theatre jazz technique and style. With music ranging from classic musical theatre to contemporary pop, we will focus on the relationship between music and movement quality through storytelling and intention.

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Looking for the Perfect Present?

The Dance Hub gift cards are available

Good for any AD&M Classes or Courses

Choose from $10 $25, $50, or any amount you choose. We will email your gift with the message and card of your choice.

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You can get your shopping done and help The Dance Hub too on Amazon Smile

Simply go to, log in to your regular Amazon account, and add American Dance and Music, Inc. as your preferred charity. They will donate a percentage of your sale to help sustain our community dance space, The Dance Hub.

You can register with The Dance Hub, manage your account, and purchase classes or courses here.

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Need space? The Dance Hub is available for rental for your classes, workshops, and rehearsals. Our Big Studio measures 36′ x 40′ and features a state-of-the-art floating floor. Our Small Studio measures 23′ x 17′ and is suitable for percussive dance, yoga, and much more. Both studios boast easy to use professional sound systems.

Please see our rental page

Or call (805) 450-7535 for more information.
Development of The Dance Hub is partially funded by the Organizational Development Grants Program using funds provided by the City of Santa Barbara as administered by Santa Barbara County Office of Arts and Culture.
City of Santa Barbara Santa Barbara County Office of Arts and Culture

Our state of the art sprung floor was funded by a Capital Improvement Grant from Santa Barbara Foundation and by generous individual donors.

Santa Barbara Foundation

We would like to thank these additional foundations for their generous support of The Dance Hub.

Towbes Fund for the Performing Arts Santa Barbara Independent Eichholz Foundation
Every dance you make belongs to you. It is part of your collection. When you think of it like that, you’ll want to make your next routine the best you’ve ever made!
— Torron-Lee Dewar , London , UK