We provide recreational and competitive dance instruction in ballet, tap, jazz, modern, hip-hop and tumbling to over 450 students each week.

Whether you are a beginner, intermediate or advanced student who is dancing for a fun activity or training for a professional career you will enjoy taking class at Nashville Dance Center.


We specialize in pre-school combination classes beginning age 2-18 for the recreation student and also provide the highest level of instruction and training for our competition dance companies. Our competitive teams hold numerous regional and national awards including top national championship titles in the United States.

The studio is owned and operated by Terry Tomlinson who has been a professional dancer, teacher and choreographer in the entertainment and dance industry in Nashville for over 50 years. All of our classes are taught by certified professional teachers and choreographers who are dedicated to teaching and sharing their love of dance and talents with our students.


Nashville Dance Center is very proud of our studio and the quality of instruction that we offer to children of all ages in our community and surrounding cities.


• Over 5,500 square feet of dance rooms  – 2 level facility
• Large dressing and locker/ restroom rooms  on each level
• Free Wi-Fi for all guests  *   TV Monitors in Lobby for viewing classes

Conveniently located in the heart of Green Hills Shopping District

Business office located upstairs on our 2nd floor level



Owner and Director

Terry Tomlinson

Artistic Company Director

Leah Harwell

Recreation Program Director

Brandy Tribble


Andrea Greene

Sarah Rigsby

Angela Kahle

Abigail Woodard

Ally Tuttle

Michael Burfield

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