Classes in Penicuik, Midlothian


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


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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Dance Pointe Academy are delighted to announce that we will be running classes from Pre School to Advanced level throughout the summer months giving students the opportunity to keep dancing up a storm through the holidays. Throgh out the 6 weeks there will be specal guest teachers making an appearance!

It is also a fantastic opportunity for those who what to experience different styles of dance before booking for the autumn term.

You will have the opportunity to book for a 4 week block of classes on any dates of your choice, whether it be the first two weeks and the last two weeks of the holidays, or the last four weeks, we are happy to accomodate you.

The time table is below for you to choose which class/es will be suitable for your child (or yourself) to come along to.

Monday Timetable:

2:45pm - 3:15pm                    Mini Movers                    -   age 18 months - 3 

3.30pm - 4.15pm                    Pre School Ballet            -  age 3 - 5

4.15pm - 5.00pm                    Beginners Tap / Jazz      -  age 3 - 5

5.00pm - 5.45pm                    Primary / G1 Ballet

5.45pm - 6.30pm                    Improver s Tap / Jazz     -  age 5 - 8

6.30pm - 7.30pm                    G2 + G3 Ballet

7.30pm - 8.30pm                    Adult Ballet                    -   General Level

8.30pm - 9.30 pm                   Adult Tap                       -   General Level


Tuesday Timetable:

 4.00pm - 5.00pm              Inter Level Street Jazz        -    age 7 - 13

5.00pm - 6.00pm             Contemporary                      -    age 7 - 13

6.00pm - 7.00pm              Senior ballet                        -    age 14+

7.00pm - 8.00pm              Senior Contemporary          -    age 14 +

8.00pm - 9.00pm              Senior Commercial              -    age 14+


For more information email: or speak to a member of staff where you can pick up an application form.