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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
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 email@example.com
Who invented Highland Dancing?The 'Hebridean dances' originated in the Hebrides and are now danced by Highland dancers. It is unknown when these dances originated, or who created them, but 19th century dance master Ewen MacLachlan taught them in the Western Islesduring the mid-1800s.
What is the Story behind each Highland Dance? Introduction to Highland Dancing - Kirsty Duncan PhD FSAScot.
Studio Dancers B.A.T.D. 2019April 11, 2019
Time: 3 PMExams and After PartyCONGRATS! DANCERS on another successful dance exam day. Maggie and Kira great dance results of Highly Commended on your Highland, Nationals, Jig and Hornpipe Exams. Honours to Maggie in her Elementary techniques and Kira in her Grade 5 Highland.High Fives to dancers Leah - Hannah - Evelyn - Charlotte in doing their first BATD Highland Exams and Celine who danced her Pre-Bronze Highland exam and all for receiving Highly Commended .So Proud of my Dancers for their dedication and their love for highland dancing.- MEC