Below is a selection of classes run by Dance Centre members. The Dance Centre is not responsible for the accuracy of these listings - we recommend you contact the company or artist direct to confirm details.

Visit the BC Dance Directory for a comprehensive listing of schools and training around BC.

Dance Centre members, contact members[at]thedancecentre[dot]ca to have your class listed.


Argentine Tango

Argentine Tango with Tango Moderna
Classes on Tuesday evenings. Beginner to Intermediate levels.
Scotiabank Dance Centre, Vancouver 


Linda Arkelian
Advanced/Int. Ballet on Saturdays (Pointe shoes optional during the last half hour of class), Adult Beginner Ballet on Tuesdays.
Scotiabank Dance Centre, Vancouver

Goh Ballet Academy
Classes for students of all ages.
Goh Ballet Academy, Vancouver

Vancouver Ballet Society
Periodic ballet masterclasses and an annual spring seminar for ballet students.
Scotiabank Dance Centre, Vancouver

DebbieLee Dance Company.
Regular progressive programs for adults, teens and children, beginner to advanced levels.
Scotiabank Dance Centre, Vancouver.  / 604.312.4408 

Loreli Skinner, 2 The Pointe Coaching Club
Classical ballet
Ballet training for pre-professional and recreational dancers and private coaching. Drop in classes and workshops for new and experienced dancers
Scotiabank Dance Centre, Vancouver / (604) 828-0643  


Historical Performance Ensemble
Baroque dance, intro and advance levels. Baroque dance is great for improving petit allegro work, stamina, balance, partner work.


Middle Eastern Dance with Maki
Scotiabank Dance Centre, Vancouver


Dance Downtown
Bollywood Dance Workshops 19+
$35 workshops | 2 classes

DebbieLee Dance Company
Weekdays and weekends
Scotiabank Dance Centre, Vancouver

Kids Zumba for boys and girls ages 6-11
with Suzette Lund
Starting October 13 5 - 6pm
Scotiabank Dance Centre  

Classical Indian

Classical Indian dance, Bharata Natyam with Mandala Arts & Culture/Jai Govinda Dance Academy
All levels welcome.
Scotiabank Dance Centre, Vancouver

Contact Improvisation/Improvisation

Contact and improvisation with Peter Bingham
Morning class for professional/pre-professional dancers, evening classes for all levels.
Edam Dance, Vancouver

EDAM Dance
Contact classes for professional and non professional dancers, taught by various teachers.
Edam Dance, Vancouver


Working Class
Contemporary dance technique classes for professional/advanced dancers. Periodic masterclasses with visiting artists & companies.
Scotiabank Dance Centre, Vancouver

Open Contemporary class with Linda Arkelian
Saturday- Floor barre, core strengthening, release work, creative centre combinations.
Scotiabank Dance Centre, Vancouver

Polymer Dance Contemporary Dance Troupe
Contemporary technique and improvisation, beginner and intermediate/advanced levels, taught by various teachers.
Age range: 16 +
Hillcrest Community Centre | Moberly Arts Centre, Vancouver

Soma Dance with Donna Redlick
Contemporary dance training through methodologies of Bartenieff Fundamentals, Laban Movement Analysis, Release-based techniques.
Friday mornings
Shadbolt Centre for Arts, Vancouver

Contemporary technique, somatic practices and improvisation with Helen Walkley

Martha Graham Modern Dance for Adults All Levels 
Taught by Desirée Dunbar, Martha Graham Dance Technique will deeply connect you to your lower chakras and unlock creative potential waiting to be released. Tues 6:30-8pm/ Sat 12:30-2pm 
Kits House 2305 W 7th Ave

Collaborative Creative Dance Workshops with Desirée Dunbar
Creative dance for adults.Mon 12:15-1:45pm Trout lake Community Centre | Fri 12:30-2pm at Aberthau Mansion/ West Point Grey Community Centre


Al Mozaico Flamenco Dance Academy 
Intro, beginner, intermediate and advanced classes with ‚ÄčOscar Nieto and Kasandra teach
Beaumont Studios | Scotiabank Dance Centre, Vancouver
604.671.9182 ‚Äč 

Beginner Flamenco with Andrea Williams | Mozaico Flamenco
Learn expressive, dramatic movement & flamenco technique
Wednesdays, April 5-May 24, 7 - 8:30pm (15% discount for DC members)
Scotiabank Dance Centre, Vancouver,

Hip Hop

AE Wild

Yumeko Kon
Hip Hop /Reggae from the 90’s / House / African style dance
Every Saturday:7pm-8pm House dance step for beginner, 8pm-9pm House (Open level)
Drop in $10

Japanese Noh Dance and Chant/Kabuki

Tomoe Arts/Colleen Lanki
604 607 5978

Middle Eastern

Tribal Fusion Bellydance with Tania Amaral
Mondays, 6:30-7:30pm
Scotiabank Dance Centre, Vancouver


Experience Nia with Jasjit Rai
A blending of dance, martial arts and the healing arts.


Brazilian Samba Dance with Yulia Terekh
Mondays 7.30 - 9pm starting April 1, 2019.
Learn basic samba steps, hands & foot work, focus on improving posture, coordination, stamina, overall fitness and your good mood. 
778-926-0225 | 

Swing/Jazz Dance

Boogie Woogie Classes with The Dancing Bee Studio
Learn how to dance Swing Dances like Rock 'n' roll (East Coast Swing), Lindy Hop, Boogie Woogie, Jazz roots.


Vancouver Tap Dance Society

Ukrainian Dance

Ukrainian Folk-Stage with AUUC School of Dance and Dovbush Dancers  
Children, teen and adult classes. A mix of classical ballet, character dance, partner work, and acrobatics with many performance opportunities.


Zumba for boys and girls ages 6-11
with Suzette Lund
Starting October 13 5 - 6pm
Scotiabank Dance Centre  

General Training

Lamondance Contemporary Training Company
Ballet, contemporary, improvisation, partnering, choreography.
North Vancouver

Modus Operandi
Contemporary dance training program for emerging dance professionals. Audition based.
Scotabank Dance Centre / Harbour Dance, Vancouver

Shadbolt Centre for the Arts
Modern dance, jazz, ballet and tap classes for adults.