Dance Acro Classes

Edinburgh, Roslin, Kirkliston & South Queensferry

What is Dance Acro?

Acrobatic Dance, or “Acro” as it is commonly known, is about creating a seamless fusion between classical dance technique and the athleticism of acrobatic elements. Acro is about training students to seamlessly blend acrobatic movements like walkovers, tumbles and aerials into dance routines. To get the full benefit of Acro, students should attend a dance technique class such as Modern, Jazz or Contemporary alongside their Acro class. 

Our acro dance classes

Preschool Acro

Nursery Age

For our littlest dance acrobats, this class is for kids age 3 & 4 years and is tailored to introduce basic skills like forward rolls.

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Mini Acro

P1 & P2

For our mini dance acrobats who are now in Primary School. More challenging moves are introduced including bridges.

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Junior Acro

P3 & P4

For students aged 7-8 the focus is building core strength and flexibility working executing towards tumbles and aerials.

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Acro & Jazz

Combination Class

Some of our Acro classes at various levels and age groups are combined with Jazz. Both styles compliment each-other perfectly.

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Intermediate Acro

Experience required

For students with 2 years of experience, good strength and flexibility, and have mastered junior level skills.

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Advanced Acro

Experience Essential

For advanced students with several years of experience, good strength and flexibility, and mastered intermediate skill.

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Acro Dance Classes

Book 3 taster sessions in your chosen class for £20 via the timetable below.

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Need help finding the right dance class?

If you aren’t sure what class style is best for you or what level you should be dancing at, please contact us for a consultation before booking a class and we’ll be delighted to help you take your first steps with DN Dance.

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