About Us

The Bristol School of Dancing was founded in 1947, it has been under the current ownership since 1970. It is a family run business that prides itself on traditional training but is also innovative and forward thinking to be completely up to date with current dance trends, check out our range of dance classes. It is proud to nurture creativity and aims for excellence at all times with every child treated and respected as an individual who can achieve his or her utmost potential. The well being of pupils is paramount and the school is proud to provide a passionate and safe teaching environment and can boast 100% success in all examinations. Its ethos is to preserve and nourish individuality and spirit that will last a lifetime. See our timetable pages to find a dance class that suits you.

Learn more about the history of the school, from its links with Phyllis Bedells and the start of the RAD, to its current location in the ‘Swedish Gymnasium’

Meet our team of fantastic teachers with their vast range of experience

Contact us about dance classes




Which style of dance are you interested in?

BalletModernTapCommercial JazzNot sure

Which location would you like to enquire about?

Clifton Main StudioClevedonPortisheadNailseaSouthvilleClifton MethodistCothamAny

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