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      Free  Gift Certificate Highland and Primary Ballet Classes- 2023

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  ScotDance Canada 2023 - Halifax - Studio Trophy and Medal winners 

Celebrating 44 Years Of Highland Dancing 

Welcome to the Royal City of Guelph's Official Highland Dance Studio which was formed in 1980.

Our studio offers classes in this beautiful form of dance, to both the competitive highland dancer and the recreational dancer.

We offer the traditional form of Highland Dancing with the historic dances that show the endurance and strength to the artistry and softness of the graceful movements of highland dancing.

Our Studio classes are restricting to a limit of 5 dancers per class.  To keep our dancers safe we are following the Guidelines setout by the
RSOBHD, Scotdance Canada and Ontario.  Please see our page with the RSOBHD guidelines and studio spacing photo.

Register for our in Studio Classes Spring 2024   (Join classes at anytime during the year)

Classes starting the week of September , 2023 -  Dancers ages 4 to 16 may join at anytime.
 In Studio classes with social distancing and offered by Scotdance Canada Covid guidelines and rules and regulations of the Ontario Government.

Willow West Mall Main Branch Studio 
Silvercreek Parkway 
Guelph Ontario

We offer our classes in Highland Dancing :

Primary Ages 4-6 years  Beginner: Ages 7 years and up   Teen: 13 and 16 Highland 
Primary Highland Ballet  ages 4 -5 
University of Guelph Students Highland Dancers  -  Must be Intermediate or Preimer Level dancers           

                                             Pay as you go - Thursday nights 6:30-8:30 PM

  Competitive for Summer games & SDCC 2024 - Kamloops BC   -   Non-competititve  - Professional Prep Classes -
           Non - Studio Private or Drop-In Classes available -  Consent from Teacher is required.  ($25.00)

    (Please contact studio for Dates and Times)

Primary and Beginner Highland  Classes includes -Highland Ballet - Rope skipping - TippyToe class - Balance and Stretch.

All Dancers start as Recreational and competitive dances and including choreography class.  Dancers will be advanced with their own personal advancement.

We offer Competitve competition classes for all competitive levels -  Dancers are required to attend two hour classes. Junior & Senior championship  & Premiership Steps.   Examination and Competitive dances - Basic Ballet - Balance Stretch - Rope skipping.  Scholarship work - Special Events display choreography work. 

Dancers with former Highland dance knowledge may join at anytime. 

Associate and Member preparation classes available for B.A.T.D. or  S.D.T.A. 

Please contact for more information for On-line Zoom Classes. 

Email to Register 2023 Highland Dance Classes


BATD 2019 - Sadie Simpson North American Scholarships

BATD North American Sadie Simpson Scholarships
                2018 Banff, Alberta, CA

Maggie -5th Runner-up Senior Choreography Dance Section
Banff 2018

Sadie Simpson BATD 2018 Scholarship Studio Nominees 
                  Host City:  Banff Alberta

Dancers: Junior - Bethany     Seniors: Kira   Abigail   Maggie   Stephanie 

Quick Pick Info - Please check Competition Status for all 2023-2024 SDCC Kamloops 2024 Facebook Updates Competition Results Competitions 2023 Highland Dancing Organizations Canadian Highland Dancers Studio Dancers 2020 Competition Results Historical Fun Facts Dance Exams 2020 Dance Exams 2019 Dance Exams 2018
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               Mary Ellen Cann Highland Dance Studio Willow West Mall Lower Basement level Guelph, ON

     Mailing Address:
    Guelph Main Branch Studio
    435 Wilson Street Eden Mills, ON N0B 1P0