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Christchurch Ballet Schools

Dance Schools affiliated with the Christchurch Ballet Society. For further contact details please click/select a bold red link below.

  • Agape Dance Academy
    Agape Dance Academy

    Location: Pearson Park Pavilion & Oxford Town Hall, Main Street, Oxford,
    Dance Styles: Ballet, Jazz & Contemporary (Living Dance Intl), Tap (GE Tap).
    Annual Recital, Examination Preparation, Dance with Christian values for 3yrs to Adult.
  • Anna Lee School of Dance
    Studio location: Papanui, Selwyn District, Halswell and Sumner
    Ballet, Jazz, Contemporary & Hip Hop
  • Anneliese Gilberd Academy
    AGA is a boutique ballet academy for talented and dedicated students wishing to pursue a future in professional Classical Ballet.
    We have a Junior Ballet Academy and also offer Part Time and Full Time Pre Professional Training Programmes in which we coach and mentor dancers in preparation for auditions in NZ and worldwide.
    AGA also offers RAD Syllabus class to all students wishing to pursue the syllabus and exams.
  • Aurora Dance Studio
    Aurora Dance offers quality dance training for the young dancer. We offer classes in classical ballet classes for all ages through the RAD (Royal Academy of dance. We offer Jazz and Contemporary classes in Junior, Intermediate and Senior levels through the Asia Pacific Dance Association (APDA)
    Located in Rolleston.
  • Canterbury Academy of Dance
    At Canterbury Academy of Dance we offer all students the opportunity to excel in a safe and inspiring environment. Our small class sizes ensure quality training, teaching students skills that they can apply to all aspects of life as they learn and grow.
    Syllabus providers: A.T.O.D and R.A.D
  • Canterbury Ballet
    Canterbury Ballet is a Certified school of the American Ballet Theatre registered to teach the seven level ABT National Training Curriculum.

    We have a variety of Dance programs with the Joy of Dance program being the first which is designed for beginner dancers from 3.5 years and continues to teach and work with dancers through to ten years of age.

    A range of Full time and transitional full time and Affilate Programs are available for local and out of town dancers.
  • Convergence Dance Studios
    At CDS we envisage, express and inspire. We dream, believe and dance.
  • Dance Masters International
    Studio location : 66B Wharenui Rd, Riccarton, Christchurch 8041
    Dance Styles : BBO, RAD, NZAMD
    Classical ballet, contemporary, jazz, pilates, stretch
  • Flow Dance Academy
    Flow Dance Academy
    Studio location: Avondale

    What we offer - Pre School 2-4yrs "Imagine" ATOD program, Ballet & Jazz 5yrs - advanced (ATOD Syllabus & open Pop Ballet class),

    Junior/Senior Contemporary & Hip Hop, Flow Fusion choreography, Adult dance and yoga classes. .
  • Garden City Dance Academy
    Studio location: Papanui and Heathcote Valley
    Offering classes in classical ballet and jazz to children of all ages, adult ballet and creative dance for preschoolers. Programmes are designed to teach dance technique, musicality, healthy alignment, improvisation and choreography.
  • Garmonsway School of Dance
    Location : 95B Main South Road, Upper Riccarton
    Dance Styles : Ballet, Jazz, Contemporary and Cardio Fitness Classes
    From Pre-school to Adult.
    Examinations for all levels including vocational and teacher training.
  • Ignite Dance Company
    Ignite Dance Company is a family friendly, inclusive dance school based in Prebbleton.
    We offer classes in Ballet and Jazz for kids of all ages with additional styles including contemporary, lyrical, hip hop and musical theatre. Our classes are all about learning dance technique, building confidence, friendships and having fun.
    We have a Performance Group for those dancers who want more performance experience.
  • Jadon Dance
    Ballet, jazz, Hip Hop & Contemporary,
    Beginners through to advanced,
    Adult classes,
    Boys only Ballet Class,
    End of year production,
    Learn in a fun inspirational environment.
    Studio : Waimairi Community Centre, 166 Waimairi Road, Ilam
  • Jenna McKenzie School of Dance
    Jenna McKenzie School of Dance
    Ballet, Jazz, Hip Hop, Stretch, External IDTA and NZAMD Exams, Competition and Performance Opportunities
    Studios in Rangiora, North Canterbury
  • Levings School of Dance
    Studio location: Marshlands area
    Dance styles: RAD - Grades and Majors, NZAMD - Jazz, Contemporary and Hip Hop
    Stretch and conditioning, Acro and open classes
  • Malvern Ballet
    Location : Malvern area ie Darfield, Sheffield, Springfield
    Contact: Frances Scott - Registered teacher Royal Academy of Dance
    Dance Styles : RAD Ballet classes and examinations for Pre school onwards
  • North Canterbury Ballet
    Location : Studio in Rangiora.
    Dance Styles : Contempory, Ballet, Jazz
  • Contact: Ciara O'Callahan
    Dance Styles : Fairy Dance, Ballet - BBO syllabus, Jazz - Urban Dance syllabus
  • Patricia Paul School of Dance
    Locations : Cashmere, Fendalton, Harewood, Upper Riccarton, Sumner, Rolleston and New Brighton
    Classical Ballet from 3 years to Advanced - RAD.
    Jazz, Contemporary, Hiphop from 6 years to Advanced - NZAMD.
    Musical and stage coaching with Annual performances
    Phone : 03 3729191
  • Sara Anderson School of Dance
    Teach: BBO Ballet from pre syllabus to adults. NZAMD Contemporary and Jazz.
    Location: City YMCA, Hereford Street, Christchurch
  • Sharon Howells School of Dance
    Studio Location: 25 Middlepark Road, Upper Riccarton, Christchurch
  • Silhouette Studios NZ
    We provide outstanding quality dance programmes for children of all ages with a strong vision for coaching them to become technical dancers who are confident, respectful & full of character. We are also home to the largest boys dance development programme in New Zealand.
  • Smart Moves Creative Dance
    Studio location: Papanui and Heathcote Valley
    At Smart Moves we concentrate on promoting children's active movement during the critical preschool years though a programme of creative dance classes. Classes provide a fun, engaging and developmentally appropriate way of stimulating young children's healthy development. Classes for 2-4 year olds with a caregiver and 4 year old child-only classes are held in Papanui and 4 year old classes are held in Heathcote Valley.
  • Southern Ballet School and Theatre
    Studio location: 108 Carlyle St, Sydenham
    BBO & RAD Ballet, NZAMD – Jazz & Contemporary
    Conditioning & Stretching and Pilates
  • Tara Marshall Dance World
    Dance Styles : NZAMD Jazz, Tap, Hip Hop & Contempory
    : Tiny Tappers & Tiny Tots, Fitness for kids
    : Personal Training for all ages from Tara Marshall who is a qualified personal trainer.
    : Performance class for the kids doing competitions.
  • TDA @ St Margarets
    Studio location: Winchester St, Christchurch
    Contact: Kate Limuloa
    BBO Ballet, AJDA Jazz
  • The Ballet Academy
    The Ballet Academy
    We offer expert tuition by friendly tutors with small classes for individual attention.
    Students experience the latest professional techniques in a supportive environment.
    Studio: West Melton/Halkett Areas
    Styles: Ballet (B.B.O), Jazz (A.J.D.A), Hip Hop (Urban), Tutus & Tiaras 3yrs/4yrs, Twinkle Tots 2yrs
  • The Selwyn School of Dance
    Studio Location: Rolleston
    Ballet, Contemporary (RAD IDTA), Jazz (IDTA), Theatrecraft (IDTA), Hip Hop (NZAMD)
    Musical Theatre, Annual Recital, Competition & Examination Preparation, Holiday Program.
    Preschool to Adult.
  • Studio location: Nelson City Centre
    Contact: Louise Hawke ARAD Rts. BBO Rts. Director
    RAD Ballet & BBO Ballet, NZAMD Jazz
    Contemporary Workshops & Preschool fun programme
    Performing company "The Up-Close & Classical Company