Dance Lessons

San Francisco Youth Ballet Academy ~ San Francisco
San Francisco Youth Ballet Academy was founded in 1999 to share the joy of classical ballet with children. We provide a disciplined and nurturing environment with a curriculum designed to offer quality ballet training.  SFYBA syllabus develops flexibility, coordination, increases memory & promotes physical fitness of all levels. Programs include Pre Ballet for ages 3-7 & levels I+. SFYBA has a separate boys program, classes in Contemporary, Character & Jazz/Hip Hop. SFYBA is devoted to children’s emotional well-being as they pursue their dreams!

Dance at California Sports Center ~ San Jose
Ballet. Tap. Jazz. Hip Hop. Lyrical. At California Sports Center (CSC) we provide excellent dance instruction in a fun, safe, and positive learning environment while helping your child develop relationships that will last a lifetime. We feature small-classes throughout the year with two recitals annually. Our patient, knowledgeable instructors foster your child’s individual growth from our youngest preschoolers through our advanced level dancers. Come meet our CSC dance family and join the fun!

West Valley Dance Company ~ San Jose
West Valley Dance Company was created for dancers craving performance opportunities and competitive dancing experiences, as well as those looking for after-school activities. We offer 4 unique dance teams for competitive boy and girl dancers from ages 4 to 18, as well as parent/child combo classes. Our diverse staff and dance instructors have crafted award-winning routines in jazz, ballet, hip-hop, tap and lyrical. We also offer gymnastics and adult yoga and pilates.

Petits Pas – Yoga and Dance Studio ~ San Francisco
By combining Yoga, Dance and Theatre, Petits Pas celebrates our senses and teaches us to express ourselves through mixed movements. A sanctuary where any age group can discover how to express new emotions and have FUN doing so! Petits Pas program is designed to inspire, nurture and encourage our students to gain confidence through expression inside and outside of the classroom. Programs include Ballet, Modern/jazz, Contemporary and Theatre classes for kids and adults, one big end-of-year Recital and Day Camps throughout the year and Summer Camps! For more details:

Myriad Dance Lessons ~ San Mateo
A boutique Dance Academy offering a wide range of dance classes for kids & teens, open to all levels, all ages.  Small class sizes always at Myriad, offering ballet, tap, jazz, hip-hop, lyrical and contemporary dance styles. Lots of personal coaching for each dancer. Dancers become well-rounded, strong, and expressive, learning from experienced, nurturing dance teachers. This is the perfect cozy, non-intimidating, environment for dancers to create something special together. Learn more here:

Small Fry Dance Club/Principal Arts ~ San Mateo
Located on the central peninsula, Small Fry Dance Club and Principal Arts have served the community for 15 years. Our youngest classes start at 18 months of age, and we go up through age 18. Ballet, Tap, Jazz, Hip Hop, Lyrical, Contemporary, and Musical Theatre classes available. For those dancers that are interested in competing, we offer performance teams for various levels. Voted best dance school on the peninsula 7 consecutive years!

CANVAS Dance Arts ~ San Francisco
Join CANVAS Dance Arts for weekly dance classes! Through group class participation, individual practice, and positive coaching, students become well rounded, confident dancers. Hip Hop and Ballet available in our indoor & outdoor spaces for dancers ages 2-12 years. Private Lessons available as well. The mission of CANVAS Dance Arts is to provide an inclusive, positive environment that inspires students to develop a passion for the performing arts. Inquire today!