We’re excited to release dates for our DSL courses starting this Autumn. If you’ve been waiting to join our Tap Fundamentals, or missed our last induction for our Modern Jazz Fundamentals group, now’s your chance! As always if you’ve got any questions that haven’t been answered by the information in this newsletter or on our website then feel free to drop us an email at info@thedancestudioleeds.com.

Thursday 5th September 2019 – Thursday 26th September 2019
6pm – 7pm

£30 / £27 with a valid student card

Not sure which style is for you? Suitable for absolute Beginners or those wanting to start again from scratch, this course will teach you some of the dance essentials such as foundation steps, co-ordination and rhythm in a supportive, relaxed class environment. The course will cover a variety of dance styles including Ballet, Contemporary, Jazz and Street Dance giving you a taster into a range of different music and dance styles. Whilst also giving you a great work out, this course will give you the confidence to continue dancing and progress into further dance classes and courses.

Monday 9th September 2019 – Monday 14th October 2019
8:30pm – 9:30pm

£45 / £40.50 with a valid student card

Suitable for complete beginners (adults aged 16+) who would like to get a grounding and understanding of the basics of Ballet. This 6 week course will look at the technique of basic steps, the terminology, and main principles of the style in a fun and relaxed class format. Ballet is a great way to tone and improve overall fitness whilst improving skills such as balance, co-ordination, artistry of movement, and developing core strength.

Free trial: Monday 9th September 2019, 8:30pm – 9:30pm (click here to book a spot)

Autumn Term:Monday 16th September – 21st October 2019 & Monday 4th November – Monday 16th December 2019,  8:30pm – 9:30pm


£42 / £37.80 with a valid student card

Have you always fancied performing? Well now’s your chance!
Be a part of this fun Modern Jazz Performance Group, which will focus on learning a series of Modern Jazz Theatre routines and provide you the opportunity to perform throughout the year. We will focus on learning one or two routines per term, and would therefore please ask for at least a term commitment. Payments made in two 6/7 week blocks. Suitable for beginners + up to improver level either in jazz or other dance styles.  Performance experience is not required but some prior dance or movement experience is beneficial.

Tuesday 17th September 2019 – Tuesday 22nd October 2019
8:30pm – 9:30pm


£45 / £40.50 with a valid student card 

This 7 week course explores the basic technique and fundamentals of tap dance including traditional beginner steps such as shuffles, taps, riffs and basic rhythm exercises. This course aims to teach you the basic vocabulary to help you progress into the Part 2 course and the main Improvers class.

Monday 4th November – Monday 9th December 2019
8:30pm – 9:30pm



£45 / £40.50 with a valid student card

Come and join us for our Street Dance Fundamentals course. In this 6 week course you will learn the foundations of a few different Street Dance styles including how to groove, new jack, pop & lock, house and lyrical. Everything you need to know to feel confident joining our DSL Street Dance class.

A chance to learn some moves for the Saturday nights whilst getting a great work out! We’re all about the fun and relaxed atmosphere while jamming to some great music! Come and sweat it out with us street style.

Fortnightly on Fridays, 7:30pm – 9pm

13th September – Musical Theatre Jazz with Bradley Richardson
27th September – Contemporary with Jake Daniels
11th October – Ballet with Laura Hatton
25th October – Musical Theatre Jazz with Adam Scown
8th November – Contemporary with focus on Floorwork with Tom Tindall 
22nd November – Ballet with Nathalie Leger
6th December – Contemporary with Joao Maio

Perfect for those looking for a more advanced class, and open to professionals and teachers. Block book all seven classes for just £39.20 when booked used our Early Bird discount code EBASB before Friday 6th September 2019. Classes can be paid for individually for £8 each, or £6.50 with early bird discount (follow link below for further details).