Best Dance Classes in Winnipeg

Published Jul 9, 2019 | Updated Sep 4, 2019

Find the best dance classes in Winnipeg for kids, from baby to ballet classes we've got the best list of dance classes in the city. 

Dance in any form opens up the mind to newer possibilities, similar to how the rhythmic steps lend the body flexibility and stamina. For the naturally graceful or the nimble-footed, or even the amateur beginner who loves to twist and twirl in private, we've found the perfect dance schools for your child to check out in Winnipeg.

Royal Winnipeg Ballet

One of the only programs of its kind in North America, Royal Winnipeg Ballet's Dance Intensive Program is a 2 week summer camp for young dancers ages 9-18. The experienced teaching staff together combined with talented guest teachers, will inspire students to learn, grow, and dance like no one is watching. 

380 Graham Avenue 

Marquis Dance Academy

Marquis Dance Academy offers quality dance instruction done with care.  They provide a variety of classes taught by a qualified and experienced teaching faculty.

The academy offers a variety of different dance styles which include Ballet, Jazz, Hip Hop, Tap, Acro and many more...

321-55 Sage Creek Blvd 

Winnipeg Dance Force

Winnipeg Dance Force is a reputable, award-winning dance studio located in East Kildonan. Students at WDF are offered excellence in recreational, pre-competitive, and competitive dance programming, as well as multiple performance opportunities, and opportunities to compete. WDF Summer Dance Camp takes place August 15th-19th accommodating multiple ages and levels.

#3-1783 Plessis Rd. 

Kids Etc's Youth Movement Company

From young children to young adults, the dance environment and dance instructors at Kids Etc Youth Movement Company encourages each dancer to develop their skills and confidence. From wide-eyed two year olds to savvy teens, they provide dance lessons in an equal opportunity forum in which personal growth flourishes. Kid's Etc offers classes in Jazz, Ballet, Lyrical, Modern, Hip Hop, and more! 

3525H Roblin Blvd 

Rising Star Academy of Arts

Rising Star Academy of Arts offers dance camps for ages 7 and up. The academy offers Broadway Bound, Pop Starz, Just Dance, Rock Band, and Junior and Senior Dance Intensive Camps in Hip Hop, Irish, and a combination of Ballet, Jazz, Tap, African, Modern, and Lyrical. They provide current and effective teaching methods through continuing educational experiences in provincial and national dance, music and theatre centres.

1600 Regent Ave W #10 

L.A. Dance Academy

L.A. Dance Academy was founded in August, 2003 by Lucy Reveco. It was designed to bolster self-confidence while providing exercise and excitement. Focused on bringing street styles from L.A. straight into the classroom and onto the dance floor. L.A. focused on bringing the edgy street styles from L.A. straight into the classroom and onto the dance floor, our innovative, non-pressure approach to dance ensures everyone has a rewarding experience.

All teachers at LA Dance Academy are LA Dance certified to teach in their respective disciplines. They all come to their studio with a range of backgrounds and education pertaining to the world of dance and teaching students of every age.  

200 - 2405 Main St 

Industria Dance Centre

Industria Dance Centre program runs a length of ten months, September to June, with a year-end performance at the Pantages Playhouse Theatre. For the more competitive students, they attend three competitions per dance season and are encouraged to attend dance conventions that are excellent opportunities for development and inspiration for the young dancers looking to advance in their craft.

3025 Ness Avenue 

Institute of Dance of Manitoba

Institute of Dance of Manitoba offers dance examinations in ballet (Royal Academy of Dance syllabus) and flamenco (Spanish Dance Society syllabus). They have trained many acclaimed dancers and are known for our excellence in ballet training; we’re the only dance studio in Winnipeg that offers ballet training at such a high level. For kids, dance classes can have a range of benefits. Dance can improve a child’s health through fun physical activity, and it can foster a sense of mental wellbeing with discipline, creativity and self-expression. There are also social benefits, as kids can participate in group lessons and meet peers with similar interests. Dance can be a lifelong passion that children will take with them into adulthood. 

1604 St. Mary's Road

Maples Academy of Dance

Maples Academy of Dance is a dance school Winnipeg dancers are proud to be a part of. Offering quality competitive & recreational dance programming, in Ballet, Tap, Jazz, Hip Hop, Lyrical, Musical Theatre, and Acro. Age 3 to Adult, Boys & Girls. Maples Academy of Dance believes in working hard, having fun and shining like stars! They have created a strong program dedicated to providing professional, high quality, affordable, and fun, dance programs for dancers of all ages and levels in Winnipeg.

40 Mandalay Dr 

For a complete list of dance studios and available schedules please check out our directory of dance classes.

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