Our Studio 

Markham School of Dance was established in October 2001. Offering dance classes including Ballet, Jazz, Tap, Hip Hop, Modern/Contemporary/Lyrical, Acrobatics and Musical Theatre. We also teach performing arts in acting and vocal training.

We have trained over 10,000 students and trained many students for obtaining their teachers certifications with various dance associations. We offer 5 main programs: Dance Stars for ages 2-6, Dance Performance program for Grades 1-12, Dance Company - Performance Team, Performing Arts program for Musical Theatre, acting and vocal. We offer an International Performance Program every 2-3 years giving students the opportunity to perform internationally.

Our dance school values: family, community, and inclusion.

We want to be sure that students develop their dance skills and have lots of fun doing it. Our goal is that all students will leave their classes with a smile! 

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Mission Statement

...is committed to offering a dance and performing arts education which has a strong technical foundation for all dance styles and values inclusion, community  & healthy living.  Students will learn how fun and enjoyable dance, movement and performing can be. Our teachers strive to help each student work towards their best potential.  

It’s more than just dance…it's where

"Every 'Body' Can Dance"...

...and gain the benefits of dance and performance education.

Vision Statement

Where "Every Body can Dance" and gain the benefits of dance education, whether they are taking an intensive examination program or a once a week class.

Values

Inclusion: Our motto is "Every Body Can Dance". Dance includes everyone of all ages & abilities; judgement free.

Respect: Respect for the dancers, the parents, the teachers, the school, & respect and appreciation for arts.

Dance Community: Our dance school is a community of like minded individuals. We are proud to offer local community performances. 

Family: Our dance studio is our family! We offer family friendly performances including age appropriate music, costumes and dances, plus we offer family friendly scheduling and monthly payment plans. 

Personal Growth: Our focus is on healthy living & growth as a person and a dancer.