Classes in Penicuik, Midlothian


Dance Pointe Academy is Midlothians' premier school of performing arts who are committed to creating a fun, creative, energetic and supportive environment that helps students of all ages feel welcome and in turn, allows them to explore the magic and beauty of dance!

We run classes daily at Dance Pointe Studios in Penicuik offering a wide range of different styles of dance ensuring there is something for everyone, whether coming for fun, for exercise or to pursue a career in the industry.

Throughout the year there are always chances to perform, compete and enter in-house and external examinations, however, It is not compulsory for students to enter any exams or perform if they do not want to.





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                       WORKSHOPS 2014 

We are pleased to announce that we will be holding two Christmas Themed Workshops this year. Both these days will be great fun for all the students and a perfect opportunity for you to get some last minute shopping in!


Santa's Little Helpers Workshop:

 Sunday the 14th December 2014

11am - 1pm (Ages 3 - 6) - £10.00


Christmas Commercial Workshop with Guest Teacher Kirsty Emslie:

Sunday the 21st December 2014

11pm - 2pm - £15.00

If you would like your child to attend one of these fantastic, fun workshops please speak to a member of Dance Pointe Academy staff or email to pick up an application form.




 "Learning to dance has many physical, emotional and social benefits for people of all ages and walks of life."       





Due to the success of last year's Dance Pointe Academy Family Christmas Party, we have teamed up with the Laura Smith School of Highland Dance to bring you an even better Christmas Party Extravaganza with lots of dancing, games, prizes, performances and much, much more to keep children and adults entertained.... It going to be lots of fun for all involved!  

Any proceeds made will go towards fundraising for the Dance Pointe Academy Annual Showcase Costume Fund. 

Tickets are now available to purchase in class or alternatively 
email: to reserve tickets.

When: Saturday, 13th of Dec 2014 
Time: 3pm - 6pm
Where: Shottstown Minors Club
Cost: £10.00 Family Ticket
£2.50 Individual Ticket

*Please note all children must be accompanied by an adult*




ISTD Tap and Modern Success


A huge congratulations to all students who were entered into this years tap and modern examinations and who all passed with flying colours. All students put a huge amount of hard work, commintment and effort went in to their work and it definitly paid off.

Dance Pointe Academy has a 100% pass rate with the RAD and ISTD examining bodies!