Durham School of Ballet and Contemporary Dance

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Registration Day: August 17th

Registration Day: Thursday August 17th, 5pm-8pm (If you would prefer to register online or schedule an alternate day to come by email us at dsbcd@hotmail.com or call (905) 435-0707

We can’t wait to welcome your family to our school for our Fall 2017/18 Season! Visit our studios, meet our directors and let us help you find the perfect class for your son or daughter!

We offer:

*Classes for boys and girls ages 2-18 in ballet, jazz, acro, hip-hop, tap and contemporary

*Conveniently located at 1618 Dundas St E, Whitby ON L1N 2K8

*Monthly payment options

*Qualified, Professional, Experienced and Credited Dance Educators. We are proud to have faculty with over 25 + years of experience. Our teachers have trained and worked in Toronto, New York and Los Angeles #Experiencematters

*Year End Recital at The Oshawa Little Theatre

*High Calibre training in Recreational, Part-time & Elite level Competitive + Pre-professional programs

*We are an award winning studio with prestigious recognition for our choreography, the artistic excellence of our students and for our community/outreach initiatives.

Email us at DSBCD@hotmail.com Call us at (905) 435-0707 or visit us at: www.durhamschoolofballetandcontemporarydance.com


See our class schedule here https://durhamschoolofballetandcontemporarydance.com/20142…/

Email us at DSBCD@hotmail.com or call us at 905.435.0707 for more information.

See you on the dance floor at DSBCD

Fall Registration is now open!

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We offer high calibre classes in Ballet, Contemporary, Hip-hop, Jazz, Acro and Tap.

Recreational, Part-Time/Elite Competitive and Performance Company.

Click here to see all of our programs

Email us at DSBCD@hotmail.com to reserve your spot now or call us at (905) 435-0707


Photos are in!

The studio will be open July 4th – 7th from 10am – 3pm, come on by and pick up your dancer’s stunning 2017 photos then! #DigitalDance


DSBCD Youth Company

The DSBCD Youth Company is known for their strong technique and artistic excellence. DSBCD dancers are versatile young artists who perform professional choreography in all genres of dance.In addition to achieving the highest awards and accolades throughout Ontario, The DSBCD Youth company has recently performed at The NewBlue Dance Festival, The Surrender Gala, The Regent Theatre for Project Brave, Durham DayTime TV, The Robert McLaughlin Gallery, Moving Traffic: Healing in motion and The Guelph Contemporary Dance Festival.

Human Heritage from Madeleine Twyman on Vimeo.


New Videos


DSBCD Intermediate Company

Choreography by Madeleine Twyman, Music by Angele Dubeau

1st Overall Intermediate Large Group at Fever International Dance Championships



Prison Song

DSBCD Senior dancer Renee Smith

Choreography by Madeleine Twyman, Music by Sam King

1st Overall Senior Soloist




DSBCD Intermediate dancer Ahmya Chevers

Choreography by Madeleine Twyman

Music by Geogia Ku

2nd Overall Intermediate Soloist

Check out footage from our Surrender Gala 2017!

Be sure to visit our Outreach Initiatives tab at the top of the page to see more from our incredible Surrender Gala on February 25th, 2017 in honour of mental health awareness!

Early Registration for Fall/Winter 2017/18 + bring a friend week

On Thursday June 15th, 2017 we will be having an open house at our studios for early registration for our Fall/Winter term for 2017/18.

We invite all returning and prospective students to come by to meet with our directors and staff to discuss goals and aspirations for all things dance related. We are passionate about helping kids develop a passion for dance through several programs designed for every level of commitment including: recreational, Part-time competitive and Elite competitive. Let us help you find the right class for your child that will only future a healthy body and mind, but be a positive outlet for self-expression. Early registration 2017_18.png

As we finish our 4th season here in Durham with tremendous growth, success and support from our community, we want to give back: All students who register on June 15th, 2017, will receive $50 off their second month’s tuition (if taking more than 1 class) and $25 off their second month’s tuition (if taking one class)

In addition the week of June 12th – 17th is bring a friend week! All of our classes are open to the public and all are welcome to come by and try a class on us! See our schedule here bring a friend week

We offer recreational classes for children 2 years + starting at $50 + hst per month in:

RAD Ballet, Jazz, Acro, Hip-hop, Tap and Contemporary

Early Birds (2-3yrs)

Pre-Primary (3-5yrs)

Primary (5-yrs)

Grade 2 (-9yrs)

Grade 3/4 (8-10yrs)

Inter Foundation (10-13yrs

Intermediate (12-14yrs0

Advanced (14-17yrs)