Dance Classes

Dance Classes for adults in Clapham

Dance is one of the best ways to stay fit and have fun at the same time – exercising with like minded people enjoying great music! Clapham (and nearby Balham) has a few dance classes – if you know more, please contact us! For Zumba classes see our Zumba page.  For Children’s dance classes click here.

Aim High Dance Academy provides dance educational services and events for children and adults and has five branches located in South London: Croydon, Herne Hill, Lewisham, Streatham and Wimbledon. For more information visit the website or call 07904313603

Creations Dance
T: 07958 963469 or email:
Street dance classes and Zumba suitable for all levels in the Heaver studios on the corner of Balham High Road and Streathbourne Road SW17 7BE.

Fancy Footwork
T: 0845 0941774 or email:
Ballet dance classes for children aged 2+ through to primary and secondary school age at various locations around Clapham. Also tap,  modern and adults’ ballet classes.

London Russian Ballet School
42 Clapham Manor Street, London, SW4 6DZ, T: 020 7498 0498
The only school in the UK to offer Russian ballet training exclusively with Russian-trained teachers. Amateur adult (and children) ballet classes and ballet pilates available.

Off The Rails is a dance, dance-fitness and yoga studio founded by dancer and choreographer Missie Frank. Located moments from the Grant Road exit of Clapham Junction station, the studio offers mostly drop-in classes ranging from dance on rebounders, Scottish-infused dance fitness, burlesque and body tone to name but a few…See their website for details.

Salsa at The Bedford pub in Balham: Monday evenings. Contact Miguel on 07916 309923.

Swing Patrol
At The Four Thieves pub 51 Lavender Gardens, Battersea SW11 1DJ
Five minutes walk from Clapham Junction station and you can learn how to swing your stuff. Beginners classes every Monday. It looks fun!

Tango Fandango
Bedford Pub, 72 Bedford Hill, Balham, SW12 9HD
Tango Fandango runs regular Argentine Tango classes for all abilities upstairs in the ballroom at The Bedford.