Dance Schools

This section will ultimately list all the dance schools that you can possibly want to join to learn how to become a dancer (or a better one).

If you're the owner or manager of any such school, you can advertise your school here. 

Even if you just know of any dance school (or if you've studied at such school), please let us know as much detail as you have (the owner/manager's contact detail would be great). 

 

Gauteng

Johannesburg

Dance School Alberton Dancing Academy
Description DESA Modern, Jazz, Hip Hop, Performing arts syllabus offered. Pre-school through to adult classes
Address Alberton
Contact Person Sharon Meloni or Norma Neervoort
Contact Details 011 907 8356
  011 868 4578 after hours
E-mail address danceedsa@mweb.co.za

 

Dance School Angelique Joseph's Dance With Me Dance Academy
Description Latin American, Ballroom, Freestyle, Line dancing. Social & Competitive dancing. Group & Private lessons. Specialising in Wedding & Matric couples
Address The Lemon Tree shopping centre, Cnr Swartkoppies & Heidelberg Road, Newmarket, Alberton
Contact Person Angelique or Sylvia
Contact Details 011 867 0189
  082 890 0990 (cell)
E-mail address letsdance@dancewithme.biz

 

Dance School Cha Cha's Dance Club
Description Latin American & Ballroom. Social Dancing every Friday. No contracts, no partners required. Venue available on Saturdays - ideal for parties
Address 296 Oak Avenue Crn Retaile, Ferndale, Randburg
Contact Person Gavin
Contact Details 011 787 0740
  083 256 6910 (cell)
E-mail address eddies@4online.co.za

 

Dance School Christine Wylde School of Dancing
Description AIDT. Pupils prepared for exams and stage performances. Also NSDT Badge tests
Address 61 Cockspur Road, Weltevreden Park, Randpark Ridge, Johannesburg
Contact Person Christine
Contact Details 011 475 0851
E-mail address tkwylde@yahoo.com

 

Dance School Dancelot Franchised Dance Studios
Description Former professional champions, available for teaching, coaching & adjudication. Social & Competitive International Ballroom & Latin American dancing. All levels, Group classes & Matric dances
Addresses Eastgate, Bedfordview, Houghton, Johannesburg
  Rock Cottage, Weltevreden Park, Randburg
Head Office 011 622 5430
Contact persons Brian Schmidt 083 325 2597
  Wayne Snyman 074 140 5200
Rock Cottage 011 794 9534
E-mail address b.f.m@tiscali.co.za

 

Dance School Dance for Life Academy
Description Social and Competitive Dance
Types of Dance Latin & Ballroom, Rock 'n Roll, Mambo, Barn Dance, Dance sport, Freestyle and more
Professional Associations SADTA
Address Corner of 13th street & 5th avenue, Parkhurst
Contact Person Andrew De Freitas
Contact Details 011 442 6717
  011 327 2751 (fax)
  082 923 8164 (cell)
E-mail address dance4lifeacademy.co.za
Staff to assist you 3 dance teachers
Existing since ... 2005

 

Dance School DanceMore Dance Studios
Description

DanceMore, the friendly social dance studio (also known as  Maureen’s Dance School)  Our specialities: wedding couples (and/or wedding parties/family) all ages

          Preparing for your first dance should be enjoyable and easy, not stressful

*We can teach anybody to dance and we specialize in absolute beginners .

*DANCES:  All Social Ballroom and Latin American dances, (from traditional to the more modern dances)     including Waltz/Salsa/Foxtrot/Argentine Tango/2 step etc etc.

*We can fit the dance to the  music  you have chosen  OR  help you  find  the music to the dance you want to do. 

*We have regular functions where you and your fiancée can practice your dancing.

*Whether you want a simple natural looking opening dance or something more choreographed, we can help you. **All teaching of wedding couples is done by Maureen, the head of the studio, NOT a student teacher.  * We help you feel confident and natural as you open the dance floor with your first dance as a married couple.

 

                You come in looking like beginners,  

                   you go out looking as if you are

                         natural born dancers

 

Types of Dance Social Ballroom and Latin American
Professional Associations SA Dance Directory, SA DanceSport, Ballroom Dancing SA
Address Bedfordview, Sandton, Alberton
Contact Person Maureen da Silva
Contact Details 011 867 3141
  082 344 9096
E-mail address maureen@dancemore.co.za
Staff to assist you Maureen da Silva, head of the studio
Existing since ... 1997

 

Dance School Daniel S Dance studio / DanceInk
Description Entertainment & Dance
Types of Dance Hip Hop, Freestyle & Break-dance
Address Roosevelt Park Recreational Centre, Preller Drive
Contact Person Daniel Swanepoel
Contact Details 011 782 6908
  011 782 6908 (fax)
  083 269 1598 (cell)
E-mail address danceink@absamail.co.za
Staff to assist you 1 choreographer, 3 trainers, countless pro dancers
Existing since ... 1997

 

Dance School Dawn's Dance Workshop
Description Examiner AIDT modern and adjudicator. Teaches juniors from age 3 to majors & teachers. Open classes, Jazz, Contemporary, Hip Hip, Broadway, Breakdance. Adults welcome
Address 11 Calbert Close, Sundowner x6, Northgate, Randburg
Contact Person Dawn Meyer
Contact Details 011 794 7283
  082 477 2055 (cell)
E-mail address dawnsdance@telkomsa.net

 

Dance School Debbie's Dance Centre
Description Modern & Funk (DanceCor syllabus). Open classes in other dance forms and exercise classes. All ages welcome
Address Edenvale, Benoni, East Rand
Contact Person Debbie Fraser
Contact Details 011 453 4070
  082 709 0377 (cell)
E-mail address d2fraser@hotmail.com

 

Dance School Diana Moore Dance World
Description Free Style, Ballroom, Latin American, Hip Hop. Social Dancing including Salsa, Mambo, Argentine Tango etc
Address Cnr 7th Avenue & Anna Street, Lambton, Germiston, East Rand
Contact Person Diana Moore
Contact Details 011 827 9702
  011 824 4777 (fax)
  082 448 5774
E-mail address diana@dianamooredanceworld.com

 

Dance School Glenda's Academy of Modern & Hip Hop Dance
Description 29 years of teaching experience. Attended classes in New York. Member of DanceCor, examiner & adjudicator. Pupils from age 3 onwards, prepared for exams & dance festivals. Corporate functions & choreographed 1st wedding dances
Address 49 Bowling Avenue, Gallo Manor, Sandton
Contact Person Glenda Piemer
Contact Details 011 802 3176
  082 557 4473
E-mail address glendasacademy@myway.com

 

Dance School Katz School of Dance
Description ISTD Modern, international UK syllabus. From age 5 yrs to adult classes (open). Pupils prepared for exams and stage work. Classes presented in well equipped studio
Address Edenvale, East Rand
Contact Person Natasha Katz
Contact Details 011 453 2886
  082 873 3875
E-mail address b2b@icon.co.za

 

Dance School

Latin Connection

Description Latin, Ballroom, Argentine Tango and Freestyle. Private tuition and group classes
Address Randburg & Boskruin
Contact Person Nathan or Maureen
Contact Details 072 292 9535 or 083 297 1128
E-mail address maureen@acsembrace.co.za

 

Dance School

Latin Beat Dance Studio

Description Social & Competitive dancing in Latin American, Ballroom, Freestyle and Line Dancing. Specialising in beginners, matric & wedding couples.
Address Rochlin Centre 1st Floor, 27 Clinton Road, New Redruth, Alberton
Contact Person Marius Pieterse
Contact Details 011 869 9358
  072 596 7910
E-mail address info@latinbeat.co.za
Web Address www.latinbeat.co.za  

 

Dance School Marie Sadie School of Ballet and National Dancing
Description Choreography for eisteddfods, festivals, shows, concerts. Assistance available for theatre and school productions. Workshops presented on request
Address 14 East Road, Halfway Gardens Ex 4, Midrand
Contact Person Marie Sadie
Contact Details 011 805 3853
  082 551 3853 (cell)
E-mail address eddies@4online.co.za

 

Dance School Pam Smith Dance Studio
Description Ages 5 & up. Beginners to Championship standard. Qualifications recognized internationally - WD & DSC, IDO. Examiners & International adjudicators
Address 10 Terenure Avenue, Kenmare, Krugersdorp
Contact Person Pam Smith
Contact Details 011 664 7441 / 011 955 4010
E-mail address pamsmith@mweb.co.za

 

Dance School Petro's Dance School
Description Disco jazz, Freestyle, Modern jazz
Address 33 Volstruis Street, Rant en Dal, Krugersdorp
Contact Person Petro de Lange
Contact Details 072 376 8724
E-mail address delangep@telkomsa.net

 

Dance School Pizazz Dance Studio
Description Modern and Hip Hop classes - 3yrs to adults. Exams & competitions through SADTA Stage Branch. Annual show and other dance forms
Address Methodist Church Hall, Kowie Street, Three Rivers, Vereeniging
Contact Person Tamlyn McCabe
Contact Details 083 271 8093
E-mail address pizazz@highveldmail.co.za

 

Dance School Rhythm Dance Studios
Description Ballroom, Latin, Rhythm, Hip Hop & Funk for beginners to advanced. No partners necessary. Specialize in wedding couples & group sessions. Learn to dance in a warm & friendly studio
Address Shop 16, Hillcrest Shopping Centre, cnr Beyers Naude Drive & Judges Avenue, Cresta. Windsor West - above Steers Drive Thru
Contact Person Charis McKeever
Contact Details 011 476 9989
  083 727 0349 (cell)
E-mail address charislambrakis@hotmail.com

 

Dance School Salome Sechele Dance Studio
Description Adjudicator, teacher and lecturer in Ballroom & Latin American. Private & group tutoring for wedding couples, and Social & Competitive dancing (all ages)
Address Bruma, Johannesburg
Contact Person Salome Sechele
Contact Details 082 337 2144
E-mail address salomesechele@yahoo.com

 

Dance School Salsa Crazy Club
Description Salsa Dance school
Types of Dance Cuban, Puerto Rican, Merengue
Address Corner of Weltevreden & 14th avenue
Contact Person Andrew De Freitas
Contact Details 011 442 6717
  011 327 2751 (fax)
  082 923 8164 (cell)
E-mail address dance4lifeacademy.co.za
Staff to assist you 3 teachers
Existing since ... 2004

 

Dance School Swan Lake Dance Studio
Description SADTA Modern, Tap & Hip Hop. Classes for tiny tots to adults. Pupils prepared for exams, stage work, medal tests. Concerts and Christian youth dances
Address 52 Patten Road, Benoni Small Farms, Benoni
Contact Person Bev Fowler
Contact Details 011 967 2131
E-mail address swanlake@telkomsa.net

 

Dance School The Belly Button Dance Studio
Description Belly Dancing
Address 55 Winchelsea Avenue,Bluff, Durban
Contact Person Gwenyth King
Contact Details 084 769 2017
E-mail address habibi@thebb.co.za

 

Dance School Talking Feet
Description Tap, Modern, Jazz, Hip Hop, Line dancing, Breakdancing. Internationally recognised - ISTD registered teacher. All ages, all levels
Address Sydenham, Linksfield, Dowerglen, Johannesburg
Contact Person Desi Portal
Contact Details 011 640 2142
  082 315 2865 (cell)
E-mail address talkingfeet@telkomsa.net 

 

Dance School Wilma van Niekerk School of Modern Dancing
Description Modern Dancing
Address 35 Morkel Street, Sunward Park, Boksburg
Contact Person Wilma van Niekerk
Contact Details 083 951 1252
E-mail address wilrin@telkomsa.net

Pretoria

Dance School Annette Erasmus School of Dancing
Description Modern classes for girls and adult ladies. Examinations and stage work
Address Menlo Park, Pretoria
Contact Person Annette Erasmus
Contact Details 012 460 2064
  082 805 2799 (cell)
E-mail address theocoet@mweb.co.za

 

Dance School Dancelot Franchised Dance Studios
Description Former professional champions, available for teaching, coaching & adjudication. Social & Competitive International Ballroom & Latin American dancing. All levels, Group classes & Matric dances
Addresses Irene, Pretoria
Contact persons Ann Campbell 083 316 7842
E-mail address b.f.m@tiscali.co.za

 

Dance School Dance Art Academy
Address East Lynn, Pretoria
Contact Person Tiana Geringer
Contact Details 083 299 7503
E-mail address itsits@telkomsa.net

 

Dance School Dance Magic
Description Modern, Contemporary, Disco dance, Jazz. Examinations, Art Festivals, Shows and Federation Colours. Registered with the International Dance Federation
Address Meyers Park, Elardus Park, Pretoria
Contact Person Naomi or Susan
Contact Details 083 479 7967 or 082 378 8798
E-mail address susanmalan@absamail.co.za

 

Dance School Dance Power Academy
Description Modern & Hip Hop. Classes for children from age 3. Training studio for dance teachers
Address P.O Box 905-781, Garsfontein, 0042, Pretoria
Contact Person Lynda
Contact Details 012 998 0122
  083 666 5545 (cell)
E-mail address sbmboy@hotmail.com

 

Dance School Dancer's Dinamic - Acasia
Description Acro, Disco jazz, Modern jazz. "Nobody too young or too old"
Address Acasia, Pretoria
Contact Person Annalie Pretorius - Affiliated with SADI
Contact Details 082 977 1779

 

Dance School Donzelle Dance Studio - Wierda Park
Description Acro,Disco jazz, Modern jazz, Hip Hop
Address Wierda Park, Centurion
Contact Person Dorien Erasmus
Contact Details 012 666 7377
  083 277 7292
E-mail address willie.erasmus@imaginet.co.za

 

Dance School Glenda Berry School of Dance
Description SADTA Modern & Hip Hop. Examinations, competitions and stage work
Address Valhalla, Kameeldrift East, Pretoria
Contact Person Glenda
Contact Details 012 651 3179
  082 469 5432
E-mail address lemelda@global.co.za

 

Dance School Gretchen de Klerk Modern Dance School
Description SADTA method. Beginners from age 5 to seniors. Preparation for examinations and stage work
Address 341 The Rand Street, Lynnwood, Pretoria
Contact Person Gretchen de Klerk
Contact Details 012 361 2989
  082 563 6677
E-mail address lyndower@mweb.co.za

 

Dance School Kelsey Middleton Academy of Dance & Professional Company
Description Stage Productions, TV, Dance Competitions: Modern, Jazz and Contemporary
Address Garsfontein Community Hall, Pretoria
Contact Person Kelsey Middleton
Contact Details 012 991 3511
  083 631 0106 (cell)
E-mail address kelsey@interexcel.co.za

 

Dance School Monique's Studio of Dancing
Description Modern: AIDT. Taking part in exams, shows, eisteddfods, productions. Teacher: Monique McCord, also a dance lecturer at Tom Arts College
Address P.O Box 11279, Queenswood, 0121, Pretoria
Contact Person Monique McCord
Contact Details 012 347 8726
  082 375 4157 (cell)
E-mail address moniqueb@atterbury.co.za

 

Dance School Querida Academy of Dancing
Description Modern dancing, LA Funk, Hip Hop, in the Pretoria area. Examinations & shows
Address Pretoria
Contact Person Fred or Lindy
Contact Details 012 567 1707
  082 893 5726 (cell)
E-mail address querida@absamail.co.za

 

Dance School Renee's Dance Studio
Description Disco dance classes. High quality performance, the art of dance lies in yourself. A dance form for every taste.
Address Italian Club, Paul Kruger Street, Pretoria
Contact Person Renee Wolfswinkel
Contact Details 012 329 4503
  082 269 2827(cell)
E-mail address renee@landlaw.co.za

 

Dance School Rosemary Gallagher Dance Studio
Description Tuition in DanceCor Modern. Preparation for examinations and festivals
Address Rietondale Primary School, Nuffield Street, Rietondale, Pretoria
Contact Person Rosemary
Contact Details 012 333 6253
E-mail address rgallagherdance@lantic.net

 

Dance School Salsa Spirit
Description Latin Line Dancing, Salsa LA & Cubano Style. All ages, singles & couples welcome - no experience needed. Turn your Private / Corporate function into a Salsa Fiesta!
Address 538 Sibelius Street, Lukasrand, Pretoria
Contact Person Barel Shaar
Contact Details 072 958 3440 (cell)
E-mail address dance@salsaspirit.co.za

 

Dance School Social, Ballroom & Latin American Dance
Description Social dancing. Reasonably priced. Courses finish with social parties. Young children taken care of while parents dance
Address Irene Village Hall, Irene, Centurion
Contact Person Anne Campbell
Contact Details 012 667 5187
  083 457 3724(cell)
E-mail address ann@netcampbell.com

 

Dance School The Beat Dance Studio
Description Dancing is what we're about - social dancing to be perfectly accurate. Latin American and Ballroom dancing has taken on a whole new feel at The Beat Dance Studio.  We have a funky, up-to-date syllabus designed for club and social floors as well as an exciting competitive syllabus for the more advanced dancer.  Situated in Centurion, South Africa, The Beat Dance Studio is conveniently accessible from both Pretoria and Johannesburg.  Dancing is great fun and a brilliant way to meet new people.
Address Lyttelton Shopping Centre (opp. Foschini), c/o Botha Ave & Cantonments Rd, Lyttelton, Centurion
Contact Details 012 664 7270 / 082 337 8957
E-mail address thebeat@thebeat.co.za
Website www.thebeat.co.za

 

Dance School The Latin Look
Description Specialise in Latin American & Ballroom dancing, Social & Competitive. From age 3yrs & up (also seniors and masters). Opening dance for wedding couples. Coaching, Lecturing, Demonstration & Adjudication
Address 89 Stammered Street, Val de Grace, Pretoria
Contact Person Sonja Stanford
Contact Details 012 804 5293
E-mail address s.stanford@absamail.co.za

 

Dance School Vanessa Poolman Dansskool
Address 248 Ebony Street, Hennopspark, Centurion
Contact Person Vanessa Poolman
Contact Details 083 734 8666
E-mail address vpd@telkomsa.net

 

Mpumalanga

Dance School Pionier Dans Ateljee
Description Modern, Jazz
Address 74 Caledon Street, Standerton, 2430, Mpumalanga
Contact Person Annette Smith
Contact Details 072 597 6229
E-mail address ksmith@hit.co.za

 

Dance School Rhythm Image Dance Studio
Description Solo Latin American Dancing, part of Solo Danca Latina by Mark Dooley Group. No partner required. Beginner classes available. Uplands College, White River & full time studio in Nelspruit
Address Nelacres Shopping Centre, Fig Tree Street, Nelspruit
Contact Person Tanya
Contact Details 013 757 0427 (fax)
  082 451 2564 (cell)
E-mail address antscyc@mweb.co.za

 

 

Cape Provinces

Western Cape

Dance School Daphne Jubber Dance Studio
Description Modern, Jazz & Hip Hop. SADTA exam work offered from tiny tots to teacher's qualifications. SADTA examiner & Cape Town administrator
Address Plumstead, Wynberg, Rondebosch, West Cape
Contact Person Daphne Jubber
Contact Details 021 762 3141
  082 770 4877 (cell)
E-mail address jubber@iafrica.com

 

Dance School Erna Ackermann School of Dancing
Description Modern & Funk dancing for children from 5 yrs, working girls and housewives. Students prepared for  eisteddfods, exams, shows and open-air displays. AIDT member and examiner
Address Voortrekker Hall, Blomtuin, Belville, West Cape
Contact Person Erna Ackermann
Contact Details 021 976 2481
E-mail address eack@netactive.co.za

 

Dance School Ivy Meyer Dance Academy
Description Hip Hop, Street dancing, energetic & high tempo Modern. No partner necessary. Incorporated with Ballet & Jazz. Competitions & SADTA exam work in Hip Hop and Modern. Top Hip Hop Street dancing school in SA
Address Star of the Sea School, Main Road, St James, West Cape
Contact Person Ivy Meyer
Contact Details 021 788 2092
  083 604 2478
E-mail address imeyer@mmm.com

 

Dance School Maureen Shargie's School of Dancing
Description Waltz, Cha-Cha, Salsa, Rock & Roll, Boogie. Specialising in Matric dances, Weddings and Special functions. Official UCT Ballroom Club Coach
Address Southern Suburbs, Cape Town, West Cape
Contact Person Maureen Shargie
Contact Details 021 762 4887

 

Dance School Sume's Dance Studio
Description AIDT syllabus. Tiny tots to advanced. Eisteddfods, exams, shows & concerts, choreography competitions. Ages 4 to adults. Exercise classes for ladies
Address 155 Main Road, Somerset West
Contact Person Sume
Contact Details 021 856 5948
  082 372 4707 (cell)
E-mail address patrick@netralink.com

 

 

KwaZulu-Natal

Dance School KZN Dance Centre
Description AIDT. Exams, shows, competitions. From 2 yrs to Advanced Associates. Open classes
Address Westville, Yellowwood Park, Umbilo, Pinetown & Kloof
Contact Person Bonnie Hayman
Contact Details 031 702 9717
  082 782 9717 (cell)
E-mail address mamooo@worldonline.co.za

 

Dance School Stepping Out! Dans Akademie - Vryheid
Description Modern jazz, Modern Contemporary
Address Vryheid, Kwa-Zulu Natal
Contact Person Janette Henning
Contact Details 083 453 5611
E-mail address janette32623@yahoo.com

 

Dance School Studio 84
Description AIDT member. Modern dancing - Jazz & Contemporary. Tiny tots to adults. Preparation for exams, festivals and shows
Address Cowies Hill, Durban
Contact Person Elmere Davidson
Contact Details 031 262 4278
  082 666 3773 (cell)
E-mail address studio84@iafrica.co.za

 

Dance School Shik's Hip Hop Dance Studio
Description We offer a variety of different classes for all ages. Our Hip Hop is 'new and fresh', worked with overseas artists, and is taking off into all the streamlines. We are affiliated to DESA and offer exams, workshops, competitions and shows through out the year
Address Hillcrest, Kloof, Amanzimtoti, Jacobs
Contact Person Sheree Ferreira
Contact Details 082 401 0482
E-mail address shikshiphop@mweb.co.za

 

Free State

Dance School Dance Centre
Description Ages 3 & up. Preparations for exams, level work, competitions & shows. AIDT Hip Hop & Modern syllabus
Address Unite Primary School, St Michaels Primary School, Bloemfontien
Contact Person Karon Borstlap
Contact Details 084 788 8810
  082 802 7456
E-mail address karon@absamail.co.za

 

Dance School Elize Cogle Bloem Dance Connection
Description Full member SADTA Stage Branch. All ages, boys & girls. Exams, Competitions & Performances
Address 14 Lantern Avenue, Pellisier, Bloemfontein
Contact Person Elize Cogle
Contact Details 051 422 4906
  082 962 4710
E-mail address abelcogle@absamail.co.za

 

Dance School Studio I
Description Ballroom, Latin American, Social Dancing, Solo Latin. Undefeated Free State professional champions (Ballroom). Won SA Seniors Professional Ballroom 2003 & 2004. Available for demostrations & workshops. Private tuition & group classes. No contracts
Address 15 Hecate Street, Riebeeckstad, 9469, Welkom, Free State
Contact Person Johan Bakker or Annaline Bakker
Contact Details 083 625 9112 or 082 868 5153
E-mail address annalineb@inmins.co.za

 

Dance School Ultimate Dance and Desert Veil Belly Dance Studio
Description Free Style, Slow dance, Rock & Roll, Hustle. Preparations for Exams, Shows and Competitions
Address Universitas, Bloemfontein
Contact Person Martie Victor
Contact Details 051 522 1611
  082 571 5235 (cell)
E-mail address udsmv@absamail.co.za