Dance Courses Adelaide

Make your dream a reality with one of Australia’s top dance schools. Accepting students from Adelaide & Greater South Australia!

Living in Adelaide and dreaming of a professional career in dance or musical theatre? Look no further than Dance World Studios, Australia’s leading dance and creative arts school based in Melbourne.

Dance World Studios was established in 1987 with the goal of helping passionate students improve their skills and chase their dreams through industry-recognised vocational training.

From ​casual classes​ and ​part-time courses​ to rigorous ​full-time dance courses​, we have a wide range of training options available to suit your skill-level and schedule.

While our school is based in South Melbourne, we take students from all over Australia and New Zealand. For the best dance and musical theatre training in Australia, audition for Dance World Studios!

Why study dance and performing arts in Melbourne?

Melbourne has fast become Australia’s creative capital, home to thousands of passionate individuals looking to make it in the performing arts. While there are multiple dance schools and institutions in Adelaide, Dance World Studios is Australia’s premiere choice for vocational dance training.

You will learn from professional performers, lecturers and instructors from a wide range of backgrounds and skill sets. Our ​dance teachers​ bring high-end specialties to the classroom, including theatrical jazz, commercial jazz, acrobatics, tap, hip-hop and cultural dance.

With both national and international experience, our dance teachers will challenge you to achieve a high level of skill and excellence, all the while refining your skills ready for the highly competitive performing arts industry.

Australia’s premier performing arts school accepting students from Adelaide

Alongside industry recognised dance courses, we also provide vocational ​musical theatre training​ for students aiming to hit the stage. Our courses are available in part-time and full-time capacities, so you can choose the pace at which you learn.

Through our musical theatre department, ​APO Arts Academy​, you will learn the three main disciplines of musical theatre – singing, acting and dancing. You will also have access to units like the history of musical theatre, keyboard skills, and musical theory at diploma and foundational levels.

Our musical theatre courses are designed to challenge your versatility, adaptability, fitness, vocal range and dance skills, all mandatory requirements a professional career in the performing arts.

How do I apply for a place at Dance World Studios?

Note: we do not take international students at this time, however, students from New Zealand are welcome to apply.

Working in the performing arts requires a level of raw talent, fitness and skill, all of which we can provide here at Dance World Studios. Whether you’re looking to become a professional dancer or musical theatre master, we will work with you to achieve a high level of talent and discipline.

We require application via audition. Preferably, we like to complete the auditions in person, but if you’re still living interstate, we also accept video submissions.

To audition with Dance World Studios, follow the steps below:

Complete the online application form.

● Once received, the Administrator will notify you of the audition details.

● Prepare for your audition. ​The requirements can be found on this page.

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