The Bristol School of Dancing

Consistent – Excellent – Traditional – Innovative Dance Training


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The Bristol School of Dancing is the oldest established dance school in the city. Situated in the heart of Clifton, with classes at various other locations around Bristol and North Somerset, we’ve been sharing our love of dance for the past 70 years. Whether it’s ballet or tap, modern or commercial jazz, our fantastic teachers can find that spark and help all levels of dancers reach their full potential. If you are interested in singing and vocal lessons information is here Vocal lessons. Please view our social media pages for details of our alumni and student successes. We have students furthering their training at Laine Theatre Arts, Bird College, Performers College, Urdang, ISTD teacher training, Tring Park School for the Performing Arts, The Hammond, Elmhurst Ballet School and the Royal Ballet School. Current students attend a range of prestigious Associate programmes including Elmhurst Young Dancers, Royal Ballet School Junior Associates and Ballet Cymru.

Learn to dance at Bristol School of Dancing

Discover more about our dance classes; learn the difference between ballet and modern, or find out if tap or commercial jazz is best for you on our class overview page.

Our classes are available at a range of locations across Bristol and North Somerset, with our widest selection of classes available at our Clifton Main Studio. Use our timetable page to discover which one is right for you.

    "This is Bristol’s premiere dance school and we are incredibly proud to be part of this wonderful school"Anna Kington