Welcome to the Guelph Academy of Dance Inc.
Our studio offers a unique opportunity for children to learn to dance in a non-competitive environment where the emphasis is placed on the art form, proper training, technique, and love of movement. We offer children’s classes in Creative Movement, Ballet (Royal Academy of Dance), Pointe, Jazz, Tap, Musical Theatre, Contemporary, and Hip-Hop for ages 2 to Adult. Every year, in the late Spring session, the Royal Academy of Dance (RAD) conducts ballet examinations at our studio. We have grown from 65 students in 2006 to offering classes to over 400 dancers each week in 2022-2023.
In 2014, 2015, and 2016 we were delighted to win the Diamond Award for Favorite Dance Studio in Guelph according to The Guelph Mercury Tribune’s Readers Choice Awards. We have also been awarded a TOP CHOICE award for Best Dance Studio by the TOP CHOICE AWARDS four years in a row – a national program. In the past we have received Readers Choice awards from The Guelph Mercury Tribune; Favorite Dance Teacher Briana Lynch 2011 and 2012, Platinum Award for Favorite Dance Studio 2009, 2010, 2012, 2013, and 2017 and for Best Summer Camp 2011 and 2015. The Guelph Academy of Dance is also currently ranked in the top three studios in Guelph by Three Best Rated 2015, 2016, and 2017. In 2017 our director, Briana Lynch, was honoured with a Women of Distinction Award through the YMCA/YWCA. has been Our faculty adores what we do and are privileged to share our love of dance with your children every week.
On July 6th 2015 we moved into our BRAND NEW 6000 square foot facility located at 225 Hanlon Creek Blvd.