This Leslieville dance studio specializes in dance classes for ages 1½ and up, including adults. Artists’ Play has three studio spaces with sprung dance floors and full mirrors. There is an on-site café.
Artists’ Pay has after-school and weekend dance classes, with after-school pickup available from four Leslieville elementary schools (Dundas, Morse, Pape, Withrow) for dance or circus classes.
Dance styles taught are ballet, jazz, modern, hip-hop, tap, acro, circus, and aerial silks. Levels begin with Pre-Junior parent-and-tot classes and progress through Junior and Senior levels. Competition and performance groups are offered.
Dance & Movement Camps
Summer camp options include dance intensives, circus camps, musical theatre, dance performance, aerial, and a unique Dance & Climb camp that combines aerial silks, hip-hop, acro, and rock climbing at Rock Oasis. Half-day camps are available.
Dance Birthday Parties
A 1,400-square foot space can be booked for birthday parties and events. Kids’ dance party packages include two hours of party time, themed dance activities, instruction for up to 15 children (up to 25 children, for an additional fee), space supervisor, and setup and cleanup.
Themes are Animal Journeys, Hip-Hop, Pop Stars, 50s Dance Party, Funky Jungle Animals, Princesses & Pirates, and Mighty Moves.