Preshcool Dance Classes

Ballet, Tap & Acro dance classes for preschool children age 3-4 years in Edinburgh. Watch your little one reach for the stars and discover the magic of dance.

Why take preschool dance classes?

Our preschool dance classes begin at just 3 years old. We teach using a combination of music and imagination taking little ones on magical adventures where movement to music forms the foundations of dance technique. Students develop motor and loco-motor skills and learn the basic elements of movement, rhythm and musicality, as well as the beginnings of ballet, tap and acro skills. Dancing at a young age is great for physical development, self-expression, creativity, and imagination. It’s also great fun!

Dance class timetable & booking

Find a preschool dance classes via our timetable below and book for the remainder of the current term. Our terms dates are based on the Edinburgh school terms. Read more about our preschool dance classes.

About our preschool dance classes

Tiny Dancers

1 – 3 years

Our youngest DN classes use fun stories, adventure, colourful props and upbeat music to encourage movement, body awareness and the beginnings of dance. Grown-ups are to join in and encourage their tiny dancer to shine.

Classes run under our sister brand DN Dance Babies. Click the link below to visit the DN Dance Babies website.

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Little Ballet & Tap

3 & 4 years old

A ballet and tap combination class where your little one comes in without a grown up. A rewarding step for our youngest of stars!

We take our Little Dancers on a magical adventure, grasping their imaginations as we teach movements and patterns that form the basics of ballet and tap technique.

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Little Acro

3 & 4 years old

One of our most popular dance styles. Dance Acro introduces acrobatic elements like tumbling into a dance.

At this level, children will focus on executing basic moves such forward roles and cartwheels, as well as building strong posture and musicality. It is recommended to attend Little Dancers alongside acro.

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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.


"Amazing dance school. Hugely enthusiastic and incredibly supportive dance teachers. Very happy dancers, everyone leaves buzzing!"

Happy kids

"My kids are happiest when they are in the studio with the amazing teachers."

Infectious enthusiasm

"Nicky and her team have made my daughter feel welcome from the start. Such a lovely atmosphere and great classes. Nick's enthusiasm is infectious!"

Community Spirit

"DN Dance has really made me feel a part of the local community"

Rediscovering the joy

"I gave up dance a few years ago but moving to Edinburgh as a uni student and finding DN Dance made me rediscover the joy again!" 

Professional & Welcoming

"Fantastic studio with a professional faculty who are so welcoming to people of all ages."

Highlight of my week

"I attend senior tap and couldn't be happier. Going to DN Dance is the highlight of my week!"

Friendly Staff

"My daughter has not long started tap/ballet and she loves it, and even more since she got the outfit. The staff are friendly and it’s a nice environment."

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