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ROOTS is nominated in two categories for the Nashville Parent magazine Best of Parenting 2018 Awards We need your voice! ROOTS Academy is a finalist for two awards in the Nashville Parent magazine Best of Parenting 2018 Awards. We’re up for Best Dance Studio and Best Music Instruction! This is a tremendous honor. The awards… Read More »

Check out everything you need to know about the upcoming dance season at ROOTS Summer is over, but that doesn’t mean the fun has to stop! There’s still time to enroll in dance classes at ROOTS Academy, but you’ll need to act fast. Our classes begin right after Labor Day on Sept. 4. Check out… Read More »

Enroll your child in one of our open dance classes to help keep them moving, thinking, and having fun after the school day ends Going back to school can be a rough transition for kids. Instead of having all that free time to run around under the sun, swim at the pool, and play in… Read More »

On Stage gives music students a chance to see what it’s like to rehearse and perform as a group Music is meant to be shared. Private lessons are an amazing way to learn to play an instrument, but there’s nothing quite like performing live onstage with a band! That’s why ROOTS Academy is proud to… Read More »

Preview music and dance classes at ROOTS for free! Have you been thinking about enrolling your child in dance classes or music lessons? We’ve got an event you shouldn’t miss! ROOTS Academy invites you to attend our Open House from 10 a.m. to 12 p.m. on Saturday, August 18. It’s a fantastic opportunity to stroll… Read More »

For one week only at ROOTS, you’re invited to take a free lesson and learn from an expert mentor at no cost Deciding which instrument is right for you or your child can be a tough decision. But just like buying a car, you shouldn’t just choose one without going for a test drive. That’s… Read More »

Dance program director Saskia Harmon reveals what’s coming to ROOTS in the upcoming season The 2018-2019 season is just around the corner at ROOTS Academy, and while the kids are still deep in the middle of summer fun, we’ve been busy getting ready for what’s shaping up to be our biggest year yet! During the… Read More »

This is the only time dancers can audition for our performance and competition companies for the 2018-2019 season Don’t miss your chance to be a part of our company during the upcoming dance season at ROOTS Academy! We’ve got big things planned for this year, and we’re holding company auditions for dancers of all ages… Read More »

The ROOTS Summer Dance Intensives are for dedicated, hard-working dancers with at least 2-3 years of prior experience who are looking to fully immerse themselves into a week of dance instruction. This intensive is open to all dancers; being a student at ROOTS is not required. Students will take classes in contemporary, ballet, hip hop, lyrical, turns, leaps & jumps and more. 

ROOTS is excited to introduce the new leader of our dance program For as long as Saskia Harmon can remember, dance has been at the center of her life. Now we’re thrilled to announce that she’s the new dance program director at ROOTS Academy. Born and raised in DeLand, Florida (about 40 minutes outside of… Read More »

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Fall Break Hours 10/17-10/20: OPEN for music lessons; dance is CLOSED.