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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The Journey to 2014

 Wow..... What an outstanding show!!!

A huge congrats to all the amazing, talented, hard working students of Dance Pointe Academy who danced and sung their hearts out in "The Journey 2014". Every one excelled themselves and gave the performance of a life time!

Staff at Dance Pointe Academy would like to thank all the back stage crew, front of house staff, fundraising team and parent helpers for the hard work was (and still is) put in, with out you all the show would not have been such a huge success x




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





A busy wee week at Dance Pointe Academy!


With show rehearsals, ballet exams and Hunter and Lass festivities, the students, staff and parents of Dance Pointe Academy were busy bees this week

 The exams went beutifully with the studetns dancing their hearts out, the performance team definitely shone at the Hunter & Lass installation ceremony, the staff of DPA a.k.a the soggy dancers, had a great time in the pram race and came first female team past the finish line, the sun came out for the studetns parading through the streets of Peniciuk and were all superbly behaved and the parents who organised the stall at Penicuik in the park did an amazing job of getting the crowds in, they raised £250.00 towards the costume fund for the show!  A massive thank you to every one who participated and helped out this week, it has been so much fun for all the little people!!! Below are a few highlights of this of this weeks events!





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!