Mission Statement

Hamden Academy of Dance and Music is fully devoted to providing dancers of all ages an encouraging environment where they are given the opportunity to grow and excel in their dance education. We and creativity. We wish to encourage our students to achieve their fullest potential – to support them as they grow artistically and academically, and develop into well-rounded individuals – nourished in body, mind and spirit. Every Child is a STAR at HADM

We believe that dance is essential to a healthy society, demonstrating the infinite possibilities for human expression and potential, and facilitating communication within and across cultures. The House of LUDE is our very own dance company/troupe spreading the love of multiculturalism, diversity dance and unity.

The mission of the Hamden Academy of Dance and Music is to bring together individuals who wish to participate in the art of dance. HADM holds a responsibility of maintaining this tradition through education, workshops, director training and performance.


I'm extremely proud to announce that with a steady flow of talented students and teachers our institution has been a positive entity within the New Haven County for the past 15 years. I take pride in knowing that we were able to maintain a business with a family style environment without compromising the integrity of Dance.As we embark upon another decade of dance…my message is simple…always do your best to be your best!Follow your hearts to unlock the doors to your future….Your destiny is waiting!

"Every child is a Star!"