Our *NEW * Summer Schedule for 2022 is live!

The schedules will include our Summer Drop-In classes, our Summer Intensives

for our Teens, Seniors and our NEW Junior Intensive! Please note: Masks are optional at AFDA.

Our NEW 2022-2023 Fall Dance Registration goes "live" May 25, 2022 at noon!


The upcoming 2022-2023 dance year will mark Ann Freeman Dance Academy's 62nd year of dance education in the Hickory area.

However, Ann Freeman will also celebrate her 66th year of teaching total, which includes her time teaching in

Asheville, North Carolina for Mr. Beale Fletcher.

Mrs. Freeman sold the studio to her daughter, Jackie Olson in 2012. Along with Mrs. Freeman and 9 other staff members

and office personnel they continue the tradition of education in dance.