The 2021-2022 year will mark Ann Freeman Dance Academy's 61st year of dance education in the Hickory area.
However, Ann Freeman will also celebrate her 65th 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.