Best Dance Schools in Portland

Handpicked Top 3 Dance Schools in Portland, Oregon. They face a rigorous 50-Point Inspection, which includes customer reviews, history, complaints, ratings, satisfaction, trust, cost and general excellence. You deserve the best!


1322 SouthEast Water Avenue, Portland, OR 97214

Since 2004

Intermediate Hip Hop, Private Lessons, Group Lessons, Heels Hip Hop, Lyrical Hip Hop, Burlesque, Cardio Funk, Jazz Dance Classes, Contemporary Dance Classes, Hip-Hop Cabaret, Kittykat, Tease &Tone

They encourage all of their students to think about their upcoming schedules, holidays and anything else that may limit their ability to use all of the classes on their package ● Serves in Portland and surrounding areas ● A place where adults can dance with confidence and enjoy a nurturing environment, fostering community and fun before individualism and competition

Price: Drop-In Class $15
30 minutes $35 for private lessons


Mon & Wed 12:00 pm - 10:00 pm
Tue & Thu 4:30 pm - 9:30 pm
Fri 5:30 pm - 8:30 pm
Sat 10:30 am - 2:30 pm
Sun Closed

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720 SouthEast Sandy, Portland, OR 97214

Since 2000

Burlesque Cabaret, Bellydancing, Tap and Balboa, Vintage and West Coast Swing, Salsa, Cha-Cha, Tango, Ballroom & Zumba

All of their instructors are available for private lessons (individual or group) ● Offers gift certificates ● Dancers create a community the minute the music starts playing, and the minute you start moving to music, you become a dancer ● Their classes are built around the student and the Portland dance community, not a sales model, or members-only club ● They teach social dancing, not competitive DanceSport or performance oriented choreography


Mon, Wed & Thu 5:30 pm - 9:30 pm
Tue 6:30 pm - 9:30 pm
Fri 6:15 pm - 10:30 pm
Sat 10:00 am - 6:00 pm
Sun 11:00 am - 12:00 pm

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211 NorthEast 10th Avenue, Portland, OR 97232

Since 2004

Ballet, Broadway and Contemporary Jazz, Core Balance, Creative Movement, Hip Hop, Jazz & Rock Your Body

They are dedicated to the creation and performance of innovative, new contemporary dance works from established and emerging dance makers created in an open and artistically stimulating environment ● Has fostered the creation and Portland premiere of nearly 300 original contemporary dance works to date ● They perform, educate, create, cultivate and champion diversity while engaging and deepening public appreciation and support of dance


Mon - Fri 9:00 am - 9:00 pm
Sat 9:00 am - 6:00 pm
Sun 9:00 am - 5:00 pm

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