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Grade 1

7 Years Old (at 1 July)

Elevate your child's dance journey with our Grade 1 Program at Sonja Dene Dance Studios! Designed for talented students aged 7 years old, this program offers a diverse range of classes including Ballet, Jazz, Tap, Musical Theatre, and Acrobatics, providing a holistic dance education.


Elevate your child's dance journey with our Grade 1 Ballet classes at Sonja Dene Dance Studios! Tailored for students aged 7, these classes follow the esteemed Royal Academy of Dance syllabus, focusing on classical technique, grace, and artistry. Optional annual exams offer students a chance to showcase their skills and progress. 

Musical Theatre

Dive into the world of Musical Theatre with our Musical Theatre class. This class combines singing, acting, and dancing to create magical stage moments. Students develop skills in storytelling, stage presence, and characterisation. Discover the joy of performing Broadway-style routines while building confidence and creativity.


Unleash the rhythm in our  Jazz classes at Sonja Dene Dance Studios!  Designed for budding dancers, these classes explore the energetic world of jazz with dynamic movements and fun choreography. Led by our expert instructors, students learn proper technique, style, and coordination while grooving to upbeat tunes.


Soar to new heights in our Acrobatics classes. Guided by the Acrobatic Arts syllabus, this class combines the grace of dance with the thrill of acrobatics. Students learn tumbling, balancing, and flexibility exercises in a safe and supportive environment. Develop strength, coordination, and confidence while mastering exciting acro skills.

Tap Dance Class

Step into the rhythmic world of Tap with our Tap classes! Tailored for young dancers, these classes introduce students to the exciting art of tap dance. Led by our skilled team and following the Glenn Wood Tap syllabus, students learn rhythmic footwork, syncopation, and precision while exploring various tap styles.


Strengthen and condition with our Conditioning class. This class focuses on building core strength, flexibility, and endurance using the Progressing Ballet Technique system. Students engage in fun and challenging exercises to improve dance technique and overall fitness. Enhance stamina, coordination, and muscle tone in a supportive and motivating environment.

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"It is difficult to find a studio that fosters a safe, supportive, nurturing and respectful learning environment; SDDS does just that."

Kitty Zhang

"SDDS is a dance wonderland for kids! The vibrant atmosphere and caring staff create a positive and supportive space."

Caron Semrov

"Beautiful dance studio & we recommend to all. Professional & caring faculty who go above & beyond for students & their families."
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