List of Dance Schools in Ottawa ON
Fred Astaire Franchised Dance Studios
- Canada’s first Fred Astaire Dance Studio opened in London Ontario in October of 1975.
- The original studio’s entire space was as large as the smallest ballroom in their current home.
- Since its opening, the London Studio has been a benchmark for initiating the most consumer friendly dance instructional guidelines in the world.
- Today the studio is designated as the first TeamAstaire Dance Training Centre which produces some of the highest trained instructors in the industry.
Address: 149 Second Ave, Ottawa, ON K1S 2H6
The School of Dance
- In August 2000, The School of Dance purchased the Crichton Street School at 200 Crichton Street, Ottawa,
- The heritage-designated building is located on the edge of a safe, residential area of central Ottawa.
- Crichton Street is on the local bus system; the daily bus schedules are posted in the main hallway.
- The School has six dance studios, each with custom-built, sprung Rosco floors; there are two classrooms, a Music Centre, a Resource Centre for community use, the Stuart Conger Learning Centre, an Art Centre for visual arts classes, a Physio-therapy and Wellness Centre and Studio 6, the home of the Artists in Residence.
- There are two visual art galleries – Gallery200 on the 2nd floor and the Main Floor Gallery – for curated exhibitions.
Address: 200 Crichton St, Ottawa, ON K1M 1W2
Capital City Dance
- Our aim is to ensure that students have fun dancing in a safe and comfortable setting.
- We strive to bring the industry’s best dance teachers, choreographers and professionals to the Nation’s Capital.
- This family-oriented studio offers classes to competitive dancers and to students who just want to dance for fun.
- Capital City Dance will bring a new, fresh, current and professional dance experience to the Ottawa area, raising the bar of Ottawa’s dance scene to a new level.
Address: 1309 Carling Ave, Ottawa, ON K1Z 7L3
Ottawa Ballet School
- Ottawa Ballet School keeps and continues the world’s best classical dance traditions, which commenced in 1738, when the Imperial Theatre School, now called the Vaganova Ballet Academy, was founded in St. Petersburg, Russia.
- It is a school of exquisite mastery, which is constantly shut and locked for dilettantes of all kinds and open to masters of all types, generations and countries.
Address: 18 Louisa St, Ottawa, ON K1R 6Y6
- Located in sun-filled, heritage studios in the heart of downtown Ottawa, Dance Educators provides a warm, open atmosphere for all ages and levels who are interested in dance as a career and as recreation.
- We train young people who want to make dance their careers, providing a rigorous curriculum that will help them complete examinations in the society of Russian Ballet.
- We also offer a variety of recreational classes in ballet, tap, modern, jazz and hip hop at many levels for adults, youth and children as young as three years old.
Address: 111A Rideau St, Ottawa, ON K1N 5X1
Arthur Murray Franchised Dance Studio
- For over 20 years Arthur Murray Dance Ottawa has been one of leading dance schools in Ontario.
- We are the government approved registered educational institution.
- Award-winning instructors and owners Marilisa Granzotto, Alina Safonova and Vadim Safonov are members of the World Professional Dance Teachers Association and Canadian DanceSport Federation. Marilisa has been an active instructor, competitor and judge, while Alina and Vadim are full time instructors and currently compete in Professional International Latin and American Smooth Programs.
Address: 928 Gladstone Ave, Ottawa, ON K1R 6Y4
Ottawa Pole Fitness Studio
- Established in 2008, we are Ottawa’s premiere pole fitness studio located at 1066 Somerset Street West, just minutes from downtown.
- We have two beautiful, spacious studios with over 2000 square feet and a total of 17 competition grade 45mm spinning/static X-poles.
- Studio A on the main level has 6 poles for small group classes and a comfy lounge where you can relax and network with your friends.
- Studio B on the lower level is our larger space; it has 11 poles for group classes, workshops and parties.
- We also use this studio for Aerial Silks and Hoop.
- Both studios have vibrant colours, wall-to-wall mirrors, intimate lighting, free WiFi and are perfect for learning pole fitness in a fun exercise studio environment.
Address: Bayswater Square, 1066 Somerset Street West, Ottawa, ON K1Y 3C4
Dance With Us Ottawa
- We are centrally located in South Ottawa – near Merivale & Hunt Club.
- We serve Ottawa and the surrounding communities of Nepean, Kanata, Manotick, and Barrhaven.
- Our ballroom studio dance floor is the largest in Ottawa, We have over 2,300 square feet of dance floor! Lots of room to stretch out those strides.
Address: 80-B Jamie Avenue, Ottawa, ON K2E 6T6
- We specialize in instruction of over 15 types of dances including Salsa, Zumba, Swing, Pole Dance, Ballroom, Burlesque, Kids Classes and much more.
- There is something for all ages, and all levels from novice to expert. Partners are never required but always welcome.
- With over 50 classes, you are sure to find what you are looking for.
- With over 500 students, you are also sure to meet new people and make new friends.
- Our students vary anywhere from professionals to seniors to university students.
- We also offer customized programs for people with intelectual disabilities.
Address: 450 Rideau Street, Ottawa, ON K1N 5Z4
Cherry Blossom Pole Dancing Studio Inc.
- Cherry Blossom Pole Dancing Studio is Ottawa’s largest and hottest pole dancing for fitness located in the Ottawa East end minutes from downtown.
- Enjoy what our studio has to offer with our twelve poles, classy lounge, pole boutique, chic atmosphere and top qualified friendly pole fitness instructors.
- We truly offer the best most unique pole fitness instruction in the Ottawa area, come see what our studio has to offer!
- Cherry Blossom Pole Dancing Studio offers a variety of pole dancing classes.
- From beginner to advanced classes, pole parties, private lessons, flexibility training, aerial silks, aerial yoga and a variety of workshops you’re bound to find the perfect class for you.
- We also offer basic and unlimited memberships giving you the option of attending a class once a week or as often as you like.
Address: 1460 Cyrville Road, Suite 1, Ottawa, ON K1B 3L9
Studio X Ottawa
- Studio X Ottawa Inc. Right across Lebreton Flats (minutes away from Downtown Ottawa and the Chaudiere Bridge), the Studio offers a variety of Dance and Fitness classes taught by our instructors and our renters.
- So, whatever you are looking for some of our Latin Dances classes, of our sweaty, but fun Insanity, Piloxing, Socacize, Zumba group Fitness classes, or one of the various dance and fitness classes offer by our renters, we have something for you.
Address: 122-250 City Centre Avenue, Ottawa, ON K1R 6K7
Ottawa Dance Sport Studio
- Our popular ballroom dance studio has something for everyone.
- Professional teachers who are knowledgeable and experienced in both social and international styles of ballroom dancing are excited to help you achieve your dancing goals.
- You will feel at home in the friendly and fun atmosphere of our studio while being encouraged to develop your skills and your love of dance.
Address: 1547 Chatelain Avenue, Ottawa, ON K1Z 8S5
Swing Dynamite Dance Studio
- Swing dancing is electrified with a spirit of joy and exhuberance — it’s what all the kids were doing in the 30’s and 40’s to the big bands.
- With names like Lindy Hop, Jitterbug, or Shag, what we call swing dancing is actually an entire family of vernacular or “street” dances, done solo or with a partner, to music based on Jazz and Blues.
- Swing dancers tend to be one of the friendliest groups of people, because the culture of the dance is all about dancing with different people.
Address: 450 Rideau Street, Lower Level, Ottawa, ON K1N 5Z4
Vanessa Plettell Dance
- Vanessa Plettell-Chevrier opened her school in 1989 because she loves to teach and choreograph.
- As a member with the Royal Academy of Dance and a former professional dancer, she wanted a quality school where students were professionally taught but in a friendly and caring atmosphere.
- The instructors are qualified and certified professional dance teachers who are passionate about imparting their love of dance to every student.
- The studio offers courses from recreational through to the intensive, examination and competitive programs.
- We offer classes for toddlers and children up to teenagers and adults.
Address: 1501 Sieveright Rd, Unit 8, Ottawa, ON K1T 1M5
KaliAndrews Dance Company
- KaliAndrews Dance Company (KADC) is one of the most unique dance schools in Ottawa, Ontario.
- We offer a wide variety of traditional dance styles such as Ballet and Pointe, Jazz, Lyrical and Contemporary, Hip Hop, Tap and Limbering.
- We also specialize in circus-based dance styles such as Acrobatic Dance, Stunting, Tumbling, Contortion and Aerial Arts.
- Situated in Ottawa’s south east end, KADC has been training students in recreational, competitive and professional capacities for several years.
- KaliAndrews Dance Company offers programs at the recreational level for those who are new to dance or who simply want to have fun, keep fit and learn new dance techniques.
- This no-pressure environment has no performance expectations other than your own.
- KADC also offers programs at the competitive level for the more serious dancer, who wants to push his or her personal limits, perform in front of a live audience and compete with other dancers.
- Physical fitness and previous dance experience are a must in order to produce the finest stage performances.
Address: 2664 Lancaster Rd, Ottawa, ON K1B 4T7
Nancy Cowan School Of Dance
- Nancy has been instructing in Kemptville over 20 years, She was trained by Christiana Maier, previous director of the School.
- Nancy has furthered her training in Ottawa with Les Petits Ballets, The School of Dance and at various workshops at the National Ballet of Canada and through CDTA.
- She instructs for Les Petits Ballets and teaches ballet and ballroom to competitive gymnasts, skaters and ballroom dancers.
Address: 135 Dunbarton Crt, Ottawa, ON K1K 4L6
Dance School/Studio Name
Dance School/Studio Address
|Dancing Mermaid||407 Laurier Ave W, Ottawa, ON K1R 7Y7|
|Katherine Robinson School Of Highland Dancing||768 Hamlet Rd, Ottawa, ON K1G 1P9|
|The Cumbrae School Of Dancing||1803 St Joseph Blvd, Ottawa, ON K1C 1S6|