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Sitka Studio of Dance

Dancing in Sitka since 1996

Contact Info
Business Hours

MON 12:00 pm - 8:00 pm
TUE 12:00 pm - 8:00 pm
WED 12:00 pm - 8:00 pm
THU 12:00 pm - 8:00 pm
FRI 12:00 pm - 8:00 pm
SAT 12:00 pm - 8:00 pm
SUN 12:00 pm - 8:00 pm

Location & Map

1310 Sawmill Creek Road
Sitka, AK 99835
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About Us

Melinda McAdams owns the studio and is the ballet instructor.

She has been studying dance since age three and has performed ballet, modern, tap, and folk with amateur and semi-professional groups. She began teaching in Alaska in Juneau in 1991, in Sitka in 1993, and opened Sitka Studio of Dance in 1996.

She has experience as a director, producer, choreographer, workshop facilitator, and classroom teacher.


  • Melinda McAdams, Owner and Instructor
  • Jo DiGennaro DeBell, Instructor
  • Nancy Neel, Instructor
There is a vitality, a life force, an energy, a quickening, that is translated through you into action, and because there is only one of you in all time, this expression is unique.
– Martha Graham