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Momentum's Mission

is to enrich the human spirit through dance; inspire with performance; empower by education; and foster creativity, self-esteem, and discipline. It is our goal to cultivate life-long advocates of the arts by providing high-quality dance instruction, diverse and family-friendly programming, accessible programing for all individuals of all socio/economic backgrounds, and provide outreach to inspire and enrich our local communities.


• EDUCATION: We offer pre professional perforance based dance instruction for ages 3-adult in Ballet, Contemporary, Hip Hop, Irish, Jazz and Tap. 

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• COMMUNITY OUTREACH: Momentum provides outreach reach to the Burien, Renton, Des Moines, and Seattle senior community by offering performances at local area senior living residences.

• ARTS ACCESS SCHOLARSHIPS: MDA grants full and partial scholarships to individuals who need tuition assistance. In the 2023-2024 academic year, we provided over $30,000 in scholarships to those in need.

• YOUTH MENTOR & LEADERSHIP: We offer our teen students opportunities to learn leadership skills and behind-the-scenes management of arts programs.

Our Supporters

We rely on supporters like you to help us fund our scholarship program and high-quality theatrical performances. Donations are tax-deductible and help us achieve our mission and support Burien and Seattle-area youth who have interests in dance and performance. Your gift of any size is greatly appreciated.


If you are a business owner and would like to support our programs, advertise at our performances, or sponsor a scholarship, please contact us today!

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