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!

15 hours ago
Photos from Colton Dancing Academy's post

Day One of Flex Splits Challenge
Make sure you are warm (see our warm up post) before you stretch, very important!

Hip Stretch 20 second hold L & R
Lie on your back, cross the ankle/calf over the ... See more

16 hours ago

Before you stretch make sure you are warm. You could stretch after a dance class when you are already warm or complete a short warm up.

Example warm up
20 Marches on spot (knees nice and high)
20 ... See more

1 day ago

Stretching Tips

1 day ago

Some of our flex students are participating in a 30 Day Flex Challenge to improve their splits. You can join in too, mummy and daddy welcome! From tomorrow we will post a daily stretch for 30 days.

4 days ago

We still have limited spaces for sessions with the photographer at the studio on Saturday morning between 9.30-11am. Whether you want a new family photo for the wall or photos of your little ones for ... See more

2 weeks ago
Mayflower Theatre

The Little Mermaid at The Mayflower

Not long now until Northern Ballet's The Little Mermaid premiere's at Mayflower Theatre on 21st September.

Costume Rehearsals are well ... See more

2 weeks ago

Cassette tapes...

This will make you feel so old 😂🙈

2 weeks ago

Welcome back to the new term! There's a few changes to the timetable which you can find updated on our website. Please contact us if you have any queries!

Finally, unfortunately Park Street has ... See more

3 weeks ago

We're back week beginning Monday 4th September... we are looking forward to welcoming you back

1 month ago

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