New to dance? Complete beginner? Afraid you have two-left-feet?

WAKE up the Dancer Inside You at Danceworks!

Regardless of whether you have never danced (outside of your bedroom), or have been inspired by dance shows on TV but don’t know where to start, or if you just want to learn something new and get fit doing it …  welcome to Danceworks !

You may worry that dance studios are full of perfect bodies and brilliant professionals and you will feel out of place and looked-down on. That will not be your experience at Danceworks. We pride ourselves on being accessible to everyone from complete beginners to advanced professionals, and we provide classes for all levels. From the moment you step through our door you will be made to feel welcome by our friendly, helpful reception team, who can advise you on the best classes to fulfill your dance and fitness aims. Come on your own, with friends or partner – we will find the right class for you. 

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“When you dance, your purpose is not to get to a certain place on the floor. It’s to enjoy each step along the way.”  Wayne Dyer

 
ClassesDay/TimeTeachers ClassesDay/TimeTeachers
BALLETWORLD DANCE
Beginner's Ballet Thu, 16:30-18:00Christina Mittelmaier Solo LatinTue, 19.00-20.00Gemma Morton
Classical Ballet Tue, 16:30-18:00Christina Mittelmaier BellyBolly FusionMon, 18:00-19:00Jennie Jethwani (Absolute Bollywood)
Classical Ballet Wed, 16:30-18:00
Fri, 16:30-18:00
Sat, 16:30-18:00
Hannah FrostSalsaThu, 19:00-20:00
Sun, 13:30-14:30
Nelson Batista
Holistic BalletThu, 18:00-19:00
Sun, 13:00-14:30
Franziska RosenzweigAfrobeatsWed, 19:00-20:00Verona Patterson
Beginner's BalletMonday, 16:00-17:30Adam PudneyBollywood DanceTue, 20:00-21:00Naz Choudhury
Beginner's Classical BalletMonday, 17.30-19.00Karis ScarletteFlamencoFri, 18:00-19:00Lucia Caruso
New York Floor-Barre
Classical Ballet
Sunday, 12.30-13:30
Sunday, 14:00-15:30
Nina Thilas-MohsMash It Up DancehallWed, 18:00-19:00
Sara Fakih
PILATES/BARRESamba Wed, 19:00-20:00Sara Fakih
Beach Body Barre Mon, 20:00-21:00
Thu, 19:00-20:00
Lucy PotucekThe Bollywood CompanyThu, 19:00-20:00Nileeka G. & Priyanka C.
Power PilatesMon, 19.00-20.00
Lucy PotucekFITNESS/MARTIAL ARTS
Tone Up PilatesTue, 18:00-19:00Fabrizio AmanajasBoot Camp Wed, 20:00-21:30
Sat, 14:00-15:30
Hugo Camacho
CONTEMPORARY/JAZZDance BurnMon, 18:00-19:00Matt Harris
Contemporary Tue, 18:00-19:00
Thu, 20:00-21:30
Sun, 16:00-17:00
Stuart ThomasSam Tu DangTue, 20:30-22:00Laurie Ince
Contemporary JazzWed, 19:00-20;00Livio SalviTai Chi Wed, 8:00-9:00
Sun, 12:00-13:30
Stuart Thomas
Horton 1Wed, 20.00-21.30Heather BensonThai KickboxingSun, 10:30-12:00Gene & Marion
JazzTue, 19:00-20:00Leanne KingTrampoline Tue, 19:00-20:00Hugo Camacho
Jazz Technique Mon, 19:00-20:00Stuart ThomasZumbaWed, 12:00-13:00
Wed, 18:00-19:00
Natalie Nicoll
Stretch for DanceFri, 19:00-20:30Stuart ThomasZumbaTue, 18:00-19:00
Sat, 13:00-14:00
Hugo Camacho
TAPMoveThu, 18:00-19:00AJ O'Neill
TapMon, 19:00-20:00Richard Holland
TapMon, 18:00-19:00Tasmin Taylor
STREET
BoomdiggidyThu, 18:00-19:00
Tue, 19:00-20:00
Hannah and Ryan
Hip Hop/Street Sat, 14:00-15:00Stuart Bishop
HouseTue, 18:00-19:00Bagsy
Street LevelSun, 13:00-14:00Gwen Jno-Baptiste
MUSICAL
THEATER / SINGING
Musical TheaterMon, 18:00-19:00(from 18th Sept)Livio Salvi
VocalworksMon, 19:00-20:00Daniel Thomas
“I’ve only been here once but I will definitely be coming back. This studio was very welcoming and they have a great array of classes to take” Mindi M

I haven’t done a dance class since the early 90′s so I had no idea what to expect, worried that I might be intimidated by a plethora of lithe dancers in designer dance wear.

I couldn’t have been more wrong. The studio itself was fun, clean and bright, and all the staff welcoming. The class was a great mix of all types of people from all walks of life, the music was great and I had an absolute ball. I’d definitely recommend Danceworks as a fun alternative to getting fit!” Sarah L

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Advice for beginners dancers (more to read in our FAQ section)

1) How to choose the right class?
We offer a very wide variety of dance and fitness styles and levels at Danceworks and it can be hard to know what to try. When choosing a class consider these points:– What are my goals (fitness, learn new skills, fun)?– What level is appropriate for me? – What days and times work into my schedule?Then consult the Classes – Daily Schedule for class descriptions, levels and current class times. We are very happy to provide assistance. You can always ask one of our helpful and knowledgeable Reception staff, and you can book an appointment for a free personal consultation. You can read more about our classes and teachers on this page.

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2) What to wear during the class?
There is no specific dress code. If you’re trying a class for the first time, wear something comfortable and loose fitting you can move freely in. Feel free to ring or call in to ask Danceworks staff if you’re not sure what to wear – or if you have any other questions.3) What will happen on your first visit?
When you visit Danceworks for the first time, you will be registered into our system at our Reception. You will be issued a ‘drop-in’ Membership Card which will be swiped-in to ensure a quick check-in for future visits. Daily membership fees are paid at Reception. If it is your first visit and it’s in a peak time, please allow an extra 10 minutes for registration.4) Relax and Enjoy!