Anna Michelle's School of Dance

Age: 2 years upwards


Number: 07980 756586

Description: An established, friendly dance school, where anyone can learn to dance and have fun! Shows, displays and exams following the International dance teachers association syllabus, which is affiliated to the Royal Academy of Dance

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Beat Feet Academy of Dance

Location: Murray Park Community School, Murray Road, Mickleover, Derby, DE3 9LL

Time: 9am onwards

Age: 2 years upwards



Number: 07840 447024

Description: We use a unique teaching approach that allows pupils to develop through creative activity. Our carefully tailored classes enable children to learn in a fun, encouraging environment whilst learning the importance of dance discipline. We offer caring tuition from 2 years old in a range of genres including Ballet, Tap, Modern Theatre, National, Riverdance, Street Dance and Zumbatomic. We provide pupils with the opportunity to take ISTD and IDTA examinations. Pupils are also encouraged to participate in the academy's performance events.

Cabaret Theatre School

Location: Grange Hall, Park Lane, Littleover, Derby, DE23 6FX

Day: Saturday

Time: 9am onwards

Age: 3 - 8



Number: 01332 518422

Description: Fun filled song & dance classes including Tap dancing, Ballet, Modern dance plus singing, characters and stories!

Dance Network

Location: Measham Village Hall, Queen's Street, Measham, Swadlincote, DE12 7JE

Days: Mon / Weds  / Thurs / Sat



Number: 01530 273441

Description: Styles include tap dance, ballet, modern dance and street jazz. They believe that dance is not only a way of keeping you fit, but is equally valuable as a tool for confidence building, developing listening skills, communication and imagination. Each class is taught by either Miss Michelle Shuttleworth (Principal) or Leanne O'Brien, both qualified (AISTD) and professional dance teachers under the Imperial Society of Teachers of Dancing

Danceworks Unlimited

Location: Edmund Hall, 6a Edmund Road, Spondon, DE21 7HH

Age: 3 years upwards



Number: 01332 670196

Description: Affordable, professional tuition in IDTA Ballet, Tap, and Disco Freestyle.


Location: Chapel Street, Derby, DE1 3GU

Day: Mon - Thurs

Time: 9am - 9pm

Age: 18 months upwards

Website: More Info

Number: 01332 370911

Description: Our Academy offers a massive range of opportunities for all children and young people to participate and progress in dance. Please see website for all the details!

Derby Academy School of Classical Dance & Drama

Location: The Old Mill Studios, Lynton Street, Derby, DE22 3RW

Age: 2 years upwards



Number: 01332 371016

Description: We offer a wide range of classes for all tastes and abilities. For children or adults, from beginners to those with experience, we've got something for you. Browse our website using the menu above for information about us or for details of our class programme and latest timetable.

Diddy Hoppers Dance

Location: Oakwood Community Centre, Springwood Dr, Derby DE21 2RQ

Age: Suitable for 1+


Number: 07805684433

Description: Dance classes for toddlers and young children based in Oakwood, Derby. Parent and toddler class is on a Monday morning, suitable for 1 year/walking upto school age - £3.50 per class per child.

Ballet, Street dance and Jazz after school classes through out the week. Suitable for 4 years+ - £4 per class per child. Term payment options are availble.

Dynamicmotif Dance & Performing Arts Academy

Location: Risley, Ockbrook, Borrowash, West Hallam and Draycott

Age: 3-13 years

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Number: 07740 069307

Description: We offer an all inclusive learning experience in key creative/performance arts subjects. We pride ourselves in providing an outstanding teaching and learning experience where all pupils are nurtured to achieve and develop skills in a fun, safe environment.

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Jennifer Cox Dance School

Location: Tutbury Old School, Cornmill Lane, Tutbury, DE13 9HA

Day: Saturday

Time: 7pm - 9pm

Age: 3 years upwards



Number: 07572 778726

Description: We offer a friendly environment where children can learn to dance. We provide a range of lessons on a Saturday afternoon at the Tutbury Old School, Cornmill Lane which is also home to Tutbury Pre-school. We offer optional ISTD examinations and run yearly shows at the Burton Brewery Theatre. Please contact us for more information and organise your child's free trail lesson

Oakden School of Dancing

Location: Hilton Village Hall, Peacroft Lane, Hilton, DE65 5GH

Days: Mondays in term time


Phone: 01283 731703

Description: Classes every Monday evening (during term time) in Freestyle Street and Cheerleading. Infants 3.30-4.30 (Please note the infants class now takes place at Hilton Primary School). Juniors 4.30-5.30 and Seniors 5.30-6.30 in the large hall.

Peak Dance Academy

Location: Peak Gateway Leisure Club, Ashbourne, DE6 1NA

Day: Fridays and Saturdays

Age: 3 years upwards



Number: 07530 286828

Description: We teach children and adults in Tap, Ballet, Modern, National and Street Dance. Also offering children's parties, holiday clubs and wedding dances. See our website for details or ring to book a place. Children's classes run on Saturdays throughout the school term and adult ballet and tap classes run on Friday evenings. The facilities at Peak Gateway are available for waiting parents and siblings to use.

Pizazz Dance

Location: Various locations across Derby - see our website for details

Day: Mon / Tues / Fri / Sat

Age: 5 upwards



Number: 07794 832558

Description: Pizazz offers you the opportunity to take to the floor like your TV favourites!. We specialise in Ballroom, Latin American, Disco Freestyle and Sequence dancing for both children and adults.

Razzamataz Theatre School

Location: Merrill College, Brackens Lane, Derby, DE24 0AN

Day: See website for options

Time: See website for options

Age: 4 - 18



Number: 07971198010 or 01332 901768

Description: Come and join the Razzamataz family to experience a range of styles from classic West End musical theatre to funky street dance and pop singing. There are always lots of opportunities to perform for both boys and girls, from local theatres and festivals to the glittering lights of London’s West End stage.

United Dance

Location: St Mary's Community Hall, Barrett Street, Derby DE24 0EN and United Reformed Church, Baker Street Derby DE24 8SD

Days: St Mary's on Monday, Tuesday, Saturday. Baker Street on Thursday



Number: 01332 758084

Description: United Dance is a friendly, professional dance school offering lessons in ballet, tap, modern and jazz to all ages of the community in Alvaston, Derby. We aim to create an environment where students, whatever their age, ability or level of experience, can grow in confidence feeling comfortable and assured that they are being guided by qualified teachers.

Upbeat Community Dance

Location: Locations in Allenton, Shelton Lock and Chellaston; contact for details



Number: 07807 974396

Description: Upbeat Community Dance is a non-profit making company ran entirely by volunteers from the local community. We aim to make dance more accessible to all by holding good quality, low cost classes and providing annual performance opportunities.

Wendy Bates School of Dance

Location: Burton Dance Centre, Imex Business Park, Shobnall Road, Burton on Trent, DE14 2AU

Day: Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Saturday



Number: 01283 814471

Description: The dancing school aims to offer a broad selection of dance styles, to suit all ages and abilities.



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