The Colton Dancing Academy

Dancing for all ages

Introduction and Newsletter

The Colton Dancing Academy is a family run dancing school that has been based in Salisbury for over 40 years. We offer classes in ballet, tap and modern dance for children age 3 to adult.

We aim to make dance accessible for all, including those that wish to dance for fun or those that aspire for a career in dance.

Why not continue and read more about The Colton Dancing Academy?

About us

We have three studios, a large dressing room, and green room with tea and coffee facilities for parents to use whilst waiting for their children. But it doesn’t stop there!

Contact us

Looking to book your child in for dancing but need some advice? We’re here to help!


We offer a range of classes across different days and times, continue here to see our timetable.


The right attire is essential for any dancer. Please view our requirements and recommendations.

Here’s what we’ve been up to recently on social media – my aren’t we busy!

16 hours ago
Timeline Photos

Why should you wear your hair in a bun for ballet class?

⭐️ It honours tradition, looks professional and tidy
⭐️ To stop loose hair from getting in your face
⭐️ It allows your teacher ... See more

17 hours ago

We are looking forward to welcoming everyone back for classes as normal from tomorrow. Hope everyone has had a lovely Easter break.

1 day ago
Fitness With Sarah

#SneakPeak We've been busy over the Easter Break but looking forward to offering use of our new fresh gym space to clients

1 day ago
English Youth Ballet - Official Facebook Page

Last chance to catch Mollie and the English Youth Ballet at the City Hall this evening. Enjoy your last performance Mollie, keep smiling!

Ballet Études and Nutcracker Suite at Salisbury City Hall - Fri 21 April at 7.30pm and Sat 22 April at 2.30pm/7.30pm (3 performances only). A lavish Double Bill production by the English Youth ... See more

5 days ago

Rag Bag information

The next rag bag collection is booked for April 28th. If you have anything for this collection, please ensure it is at the studio by April 27th. Thanks in advance.

3 weeks ago
BBC Young Dancer

Episode 2 of BBC Young Dancer will be broadcast this Friday 31st March on BBC Four at 8pm. Expect to see technical skill, artistry, athleticism and personality - this group will grab your attention - ... See more

1 month ago
Só Bailarinos

Some Thursday Ballet Inspiration

2 months ago
The Royal Ballet School

Applications are now open for the Junior Associate programme.

Apply now:

2 months ago

Well done to everyone! All our Colton Dancer 🌟🌟🌟 and all those that help backstage. Another fantastic show week done! Thank you to everyone for your hard work. We've finished and it was ... See more

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