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Best Dance Classes in Ottawa

Published Jul 3, 2018

So you’re looking for the best dance classes in Ottawa for kids? Check out a list of our favourite places to learn ballet, jazz, hip hop and latin dance in the Ottawa area.

In Ottawa there are so may amazing places for teach your child to dance like no one is watching. Sometimes it is hard to truly narrow down which studio would best fit your needs. 

To make things easier on parents ChatterBlock has put together a list of what we consider the best of the best dance studios in Ottawa. Please take a look at our list and get ready to boogie! 


Les Petits Ballets


Les Petits Ballets offers high quality, affordable dance education for all ages, abilities and interests in a positive and encouraging environment. Their Ballet training is based on the Russian (Vaganova) method, while their teaching methods focus on correct posture, placement, discipline, coordination, strength, flexibility and musicality. They offer recreational, pre-professional & adult programs.

Les Petits Ballet also recognizes the importance of performing as a vital part of training for aspiring dance students and provide opportunities for students to perform on stage with their performing company.

Address : 11-35 Stafford Road

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DanceR Studio


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DanceR Studio offers a wide variety of dance forms such as Ballet, Jazz, Tap, Hip Hop, Pointe, Lyrical and Contemporary.

They have lessons for students ages 2 all the way to young adults and include both recreational and competitive levels. All of DanceR studio's teachers are professional, educated, and very qualified with all different forms of experience and positive attitudes. The studio aims to provide excellent instructions for dance technique, instil knowledge, grace, coordination, flexibility, endurance and good social skills.

Address : 260 Centrum Blvd,Orleans

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KaliAndrews Dance Company


KaliAndrews Dance Company is one of the most unique dance studios in Ottawa! They offer a wide variety of classes in traditional dance styles such as Ballet, Jazz, Contemporary and Hip Hop. They also specialize in circus-based dance styles such as Acrobatic Dance, Stunting, Tumbling, Contortion and Aerial Arts. 

KaliAndrews offers programs at the recreational level & competitive level. Beginners are always welcome!

Address : 2664 Lancaster Road

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Makin' Moves Children's Dance Theatre


Makin' Moves Children's Dance Theatre is a great place for children to explore and discover dance! Their programs are designed to ignite a passion for dance in a nurturing, disciplined, fun environment. They offer dance camps, children's program & after school programs in ballet, hip-hop, jazz and more for children ages 3 and up!

Address : 276 Sunnyside Avenue

KV Dance Studio


KV Dance Studio is an amazing place that allows kids (and adults!) to learn to dance in a positive and encouraging environment. The instructors are absolutely amazing and care so much about their students. The location is easily accessible and the studios are elegant and spacious.  From a first dance class at any age to experienced dancers of any age, KV Dance Studio covers a wide range of styles and levels including ballet, hip-hop, jazz & contemporary.

Address : 108 Third Avenue

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The Studio School of Dance Ottawa


The Studio School of Dance believes that each child should receive the best dance education possible, with highly certified teachers, and a true family atmosphere. Children are offered recreational and competitive dance lessons suited to their ages, commitment and talent levels. All their staff is professionally certified through A.D.A.P.T., CDTA or The Society of Russian Ballet. The Studio is the right place for kids and adults alike.

Address : 74 Jamie Avenue  

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Leeming DanceWorks (LDW)


Leeming Danceworks offers an excellent, careful training to students dancing for recreational enjoyment or later, to those pursuing a professional career. They have classes for children age 3 and up, for beginners to advanced in kinderdance, ballet, jazz, contemporary, tap, hip hop, lyrical, acrobatics, and more. All their teachers are qualified and certified dance educators and focus on guiding and nurturing the students to their full potential.

Address : 9-1420 Youville Drive 

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Capital City Dance (CCD)

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CCD is one of the top studios to learn dance, make new friends and gain confidence. CCD has two studios in Ottawa where students learn with professional teachers in a positive environment. CCD is a family friendly place that nurtures positive attitudes while developing friendships, confidence and high level dance training.

They offer various recreational & competitive dance programs including 3 weeks dance camps. The styles of dance taught are tap, jazz, ballet, hiphop, acro, contemporary and more.

Address : 100 Castlefrank Rd  

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Dance With Us Ottawa


Dance With Us Ottawa offers professional Latin and Ballroom dance lessons. They also have a private and group latin and ballroom dance lessons in international, American smooth and social dance styles for all ages. Their instructors are attentive and cater your individual interests and goals for dance- Whether you are interested in competing or just learning enough to be confident at parties.
They have a relaxed and friendly environment to learn in.

Address- 80-B, Jamie Avenue  

Luv2Groove Dance Education


Luv2Groove offers school workshops/dance units, weekly classes for youth and adults, and birthday parties!
They aim to enhance the arts curriculum in schools by encouraging students to move, groove and to have fun. Luv2Groove is a powerful educational program meeting the physical, intellectual, and social needs of all their students. They strongly believes in unifying the body and mind of all the students by celebrating the fact that everyBODY can dance! All L2G workshops encourage individuality, self-expression, inclusivity, empowerment and a positive attitude!

Ottawa, Ontario Canada 



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