Welcome to dancewisestudios website…

Did you know that you have access to excellent quality dance training so close to home? Dancewise Studios, established 2005, has brances in Holbury and Shirley, so we’re within easy reach of Southampton and the New Forest. We offer excellence in dance training and the best Zumba classes you’ve ever been to! Whatever your age, come and experience the best dance classes taught by great people!

In a class at Dancewise, you will immediately feel at home in our friendly, relaxed atmosphere. Do you want to experience the excitement of Irish dance – we give you a unique opportunity to learn from an original cast member of Celtic Dreams. Try our outstanding Street Dance and Hip-hop programme including a boys only class! Experience our excellence in Ballet, Tap, Modern, Contemporary, Pointe Class, Adult Tap, Adult Ballet, Adult Street Dance and private coaching. Or why not try our Glee Clubs – Singing and dancing to Glee, High School Musical and West End shows plus loads of fun drama games! Young dancers can experience our unique fantasy ballet classes – fire their imagination with this fantastical world of fairies, pirates, butterflies, dragons and more while they learn the basics of classical dance.

We have classes especially for adults too! You will enjoy the opportunity to stay fit and flexible, whilst learning a new skill or perhaps re-developing an old talent. You don’t need experience, just a keenness to take part! And for anyone who wants to get fit or lose weight, our renowned Zumba classes burn around 600 calories a class and are so much fun – ditch the workout and join the party!

At Dancewise, you will have fun, develop your fitness, build confidence and make lasting friendships. Your children will improve their coordination and benefit from the discipline of dance but in a friendly, encouraging environment. You can come to classes just for fun, choose to perform in shows and take part in exams. Parents and students are welcome at Dancewise whenever we’re open, not just when you have a class – pop in and say hello, we love to see you! And at our Shirley branch there’s even a coffee shop and chill out area!

Take advantage of our excellent facilities – well-equipped studios, annual reports, free car parking, dancewear available to buy, special events and exciting guest teachers. As a Senior Dancewise student or teacher you will have the opportunity to gain dance employment as part of the Studios’ professional Dance Company – Impulse. Available to hire for your event – wedding, party, fashion show, corporate events…

Every student will feel special and valued and you will be helped to achieve your potential whether that means performing professionally or coming once a week to meet people and learn something new. Either way you will learn skills for life in the care of this nurturing, happy environment.

Enjoy, experience, develop – all made easy at Dancewise!