Always wanted to be a ballerina, a belly dancer, or even a hip hop dancer? Unleash your inner performer and dare yourself to master the moves at the best dance classes in Hong Kong
From great yoga studios to barre classes and pilates workouts, we’ve always loved a good fitness session. And thanks to dancing, exercising gets even more exciting with the company of music, rhythm and beats – you don’t even realise that you’re actually sweating it out! Whether it’s your first time or your hundredth time, and whether you’ve always wanted to become a hip hop, salsa, or belly dancer, or you’re just curious to try a new dance or activity with your friends, the best dance classes in Hong Kong can help you rock the moves and embrace your inner dancing queen.
Dance classes in Hong Kong
1. Infinity Dance Studio
Led by a team of choreographers, artistic consultants, creative directors, music development, and professional dancers, Infinity Dance Studio offers a variety of dance classes such as jazz funk, musical jazz, popping, locking, tumbling, contemporary, and many more. Aside from the single courses, the studio also has several dance training programmes such as the intensive six-month training called Team Infinity for people aged 14 to 25, summer, winter, and absolute beginners training, and 611 Superkidz training for children aged 6 to 11.
Infinity Dance Studio, 5/F, Kimberley Plaza, 45-47 Kimberley Road, Tsim Sha Tsui, Hong Kong, p. 2369 1632, 尖沙咀金巴利道45-47號, 金巴利廣場5樓
Conveniently located in Sheung Wan, Flaunt is the place to go if you want to be like J-Lo and learn pole dancing. This friendly studio is perfect for all levels, offering a variety of classes, including beginners pole, lap dance and heels classes. Go for the dancing and stay for the community.
Read our full review on Flaunt.
Flaunt, 4/F Bonham Centre, 79-85 Bonham Strand, Sheung Wan, Hong Kong
With a 4800 sq-ft studio in Taikoo and another 6000 sq-ft space in San Po Kong, StudioDanz trains both novices and professionals alike. Taught by experienced instructors, professional dancers, and choreographers, various styles of dance classes are available in both privates and groups at StudioDanz, from hip hop, house, breaking, contemporary, and twerk, to locking, waacking, jazz, urban dance, and many more. Their programme also provides great opportunities for dancers to gain on-stage experience and develop their skills as a performer by participating in the studio’s annual public viewing or showcase, dance contests, and battles.
StudioDanz has locations across Hong Kong.
4. Oasis Dance Centre
The first dance studio dedicated to belly dance in Hong Kong, Oasis Dance Centre offers cultural dance classes such as Middle Eastern belly dance, Hawaiian, Flamenco, Indian Bollywood, and American Tribal Dance. Their signature belly dance classes are divided into different levels from introductory to intermediate and advanced, and the more specialised belly dance classes such as performance class, gypsy fusion, belly dance for fitness, floorwork which combines belly dancing with yoga, Arabic rhythm and zills, and Arabic percussion. In addition to the cultural dances, Oasis also teaches the acrobatic and athletic art of pole dance. It’s one of our fave places to take dance classes in Hong Kong.
Oasis Dance Centre, 4th Floor, Anton Building, 1 Anton Street, Wanchai, Hong Kong, p. 2522 6698, 灣仔晏頓街1號安定大廈4樓
Another studio where you can try a variety of dance classes in Hong Kong is Dancetrinity, which offers classes such as aerial hoop, bachata, ballet, ballroom, belly dance, bollywood, hip hop, jazz funk, pole dance, salsa, and zumba dance. Dancing is not the only thing you can do here, as their instructors also lead various wellness classes like core strengthening and toning, yoga, barre, and many more.
Dancetrinity, 8/F, Fung Woo Centre, 279-281 Des Voeux Road, Central, Hong Kong, p. 9634 9770, 上環德輔道中279-281號豐和商業大廈8樓
6. Dance With Style
Whether you’re a beginner or a professional, with or without a dance partner, you’ll be welcomed to join Dance With Style’s signature Salsa and Bachata dance classes, as their programmes are open to all levels and ages. The studio offers four-week group classes every month and private one-on-one lessons that are recommended for beginners. But if you want to make a group of your own with your family and friends, there’s also a choice of personal group lesson, at which the participants can choose to learn the dance at their own pace and level. Other than that, Dance With Style also has a wedding dance choreography class for future brides and grooms, as well as an event production and corporate entertainment service.
Dance With Style, 7A Tak Cheung Building, 22-24 Wing Lok Street, Sheung Wan, Hong Kong, p. 6389 6213, 上環永樂街22-24號德彰大廈7A