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Academy of Movement
and Performing Arts

or AMPA as it is known to the dancers is a dance education facility dedicated to creating superior dancers of all ages. AMPA has classes for both the recreational  and competitive dancer.
Located within Jordan's Crossing, AMPA prides itself on providing professional dance training in a fun, enthusiastic environment.



Recreational Dance Classes
Available to those age 2 and up.
For information on class options, please visit our 2014-15 Recreational Class Schedule.
Dance styles include Mommy & Me, Pre-School, Ballet, Jazz, Tap, and Hip Hop.




The Competitive Company 
Please see company requirements for audition and registration information. Two summer sessions and a fall intensive workshop are requirements.The Competitive Company class list is available on the 2014-15 Competitive Class Schedule.




Beyond dancing (yes, there is more to life then dancing), AMPA features individual vocal, piano, and instrument lessons. Group performance and dance classes are an options, if there is enough interest.


AMPA offers the best that a dance studio can offer:

For Students:
  • Floating Dance Floors
  • Marley Dance Surfaces
  • Large Dance Rooms
  • Bose Sound Systems
  • Wall Length Mirrors

For Parents:
  • Ample Parking
  • Free Wifi
  • Close to Mall/Sam's Club
  • Restaurants near by
  • Large sitting area
  • Classroom Monitors


The Readers Voted . .  and AMPA was named the 2013 Favorite Dance School/Studio in the region by the Paducah Sun.  We are very honored!

Catch our article in the July 2014 Purchase Area Family Magazine!


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