Are you looking for a dance school that is the right match for you and your child?  Is your child into dancing, singing and acting?  Are you looking for a school that is the right match for you and your child?  Here in the Hills we are so lucky to have such a diverse selection of choice when it comes to dance and performing arts. Here are some schools to consider.


Tiny Toes Ballet is an award-winning ballet school. They were crowned Winner, Best Performing Arts Category in the 2023 Sydney Hills Local Business Awards and Winner Best Champion Dance Studio in the 2022 Australian Small Business Champion Awards. At Tiny Toes Ballet, there is no pressure, no big concert, no inappropriate music or moves, no uniform, no hairstyles or makeup to worry about, just throw on your nearest spinning dress and off you go! You will love how stress free our kids ballet and dance classes are!  Our dance school has the most inspiring, professional and friendly dance teachers and staff! They are genius at holding the attention of young kids. The programming is so clever, lots of imagery, props, little rhymes and games that teach the fundamentals of ballet & dance. There is also school readiness/reinforcement; lining up, making a circle, taking turns, counting, following directions, all done in such a way that the kids don’t even know that they are learning!  Read more here.

Locations: Baulkham Hills, Beaumont Hills, Beecroft, Castle Hill, Cherrybrook, Hornsby, Kellyville, Kings Langley, Marsden Park, Rouse Hill, The Ponds, Winston Hills plus more in the Inner West and North Shore.

Contact: 9620 9620 or email   |

Special offer: Obligation free trials are available.


Caper is a thriving studio for toddlers to teens and everything in between. The school is home to recreational students who dance for fitness, fun and friendship, as well as advanced dancers who wish pursue a professional career. Read more here.

Location: Bella Vista (Norwest Business Park) | Contact:  |  ph 8882 9879 / 0402 328 721  |

Special offer: Contact us to book a free trial class.


Jigsaw Dance Studio offers an exciting and unique approach in learning the art of dance. Students enjoy a fun, competitive free environment, in which to enjoy learning Jazz (Modern and Lyrical), Tap, Ballet, Contemporary, Hip-Hop, Boys only Hip Hop, Acrobatics, Singing and Drama classes. Read more here.

Locations: Castle Hill, Kellyville East, Wahroonga, Hornsby, Hornsby Heights | Phone 0412 687 890 or 02 9634 1725   |

Special offers: Free trial class available. Also, 50% off membership for all HDMs. Just mention this article!


DANCE on Q is a professional performing arts school in the Hills District offering various styles for students aged 2 – 18 years including jazz, tap, RAD ballet, pointe, musical theatre, JFH (Jazz*Funk*Hip Hop), all boys hip hop, contemporary and acro (acrobatics). They also have a specialised program for pre-schoolers aged 2 years to 6 years known as “Petite Performers”. Read more here.

Location: Castle Hill and Beaumont Hills | Contact:  |  ph 0422 611 518 | |

Special offers: Free trial class available.  Also, 10% off to all NEW students enrolling (excluding annual registration fee).


The Stage Door Performing Arts provides quality dance tuition to students at all experience levels from 2 years of age and upwards. They have a 28 year reputation for our all-inclusive, values based culture that builds the confidence and ability of every one of their students. Classes are held in theirprofessional studios in Bella Vista (Norwest Business Park) and Rouse Hill Town Centre, with ample undercover parking and onsite cafés. Read more here.

Location: Bella Vista (Norwest Business Park) and Rouse Hill Town Centre | Contact: |  ph1800 4 DANCE  |

Special offer: Contact us to book a free trial class. Complimentary barista coffee (on-site cafe).


Established in 2004, the Sister2Sister School of Singing is a specialised singing school offering music lessons, drama, musical theatre and fun dance classes along with varied workshops and ample performance opportunities in a family-orientated environment.  We also have a program for 3-4 year olds, Little Sister Little Mister which is an exciting singing, dancing and music program.  Read more here.

Location: Castle Hill | Email |

Special offer: Free assessment with the Directors


Age group – 2 years to 18 years 

Dancing with Maree is a Hills district dance studio and has been creating a safe and happy place for children and young adults to learn how to dance for the past 21 years. Dancing with Maree place an emphasis on their studio values, Wellbeing, Inclusivity, Quality & Connection. Their greatest asset is their highly trained and caring teachers who not only have an infatuation with dance but thrive on seeing their students grow. Dancing with Maree have classes in Kellyville & West Pennant Hills, where they boast a a brand new studio facility! DWM love welcoming new families to their classes all year round. They accept both active and creative kids vouchers.  Find out more here.

Locations: Kellyville and West Pennant Hills | Contact:  |  ph 1300 396 396  |

Special Offer: 50% off registration! Mention this article to claim your discount. 


Awarded Most Outstanding Performing Arts Studio in the Hills, APAC’s core value is attainable excellence. Their dedicated teaching faculty work with every student to build confidence, technique and a passion for performing in a warm and nurturing environment. APAC offers a comprehensive range of classes including Acrobatics, Acting, RAD ballet, Hip Hop, Lyrical/contemporary, Jazz, Musical Theatre, Singing, CSTD Tap, Mums & Bubs and Shining Stars Preschool Dance.Whether you choose to follow The APAC Performance Stream or dance for fun in the Recreational Stream, your child will grow and thrive in their student focussed culture. Find out more here.

Location: Unit 5, 40 Carrington Road, Castle Hill | Contact: 0413 953 486 | Email: |

Special offer: Contact us to book a free trial class.


Giving students the space and structure to thrive. Be a name and not a number. At RJ Performing Arts in West Pennant Hills, classes are tailored to each age group and delivered in a safe, age-appropriate environment. We pride ourselves on delivering quality dance education across all our dance genres. Class sizes are strictly capped so you can be confident your child will receive the best dance tuition. Read more here.

Location: West Pennant Hills | Contact: 0404 846 964 | Email: |

Special offer: Contact us to book a free trial class.

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