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!

4 days ago

Don't forget exam and medal entries are due by 5pm today!

1 week ago

There are no classes this evening. Please contact us to book an alternative class. Thank you for your understanding x

3 weeks ago

We are very sad to share with you the news that the lovely and amazing Marilyn Jones sadly lost her battle with cancer on Saturday. Marilyn and Martyn have been our super stage managers and CDA ... See more

1 month 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

1 month ago

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

1 month 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 month 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

1 month 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.

1 month 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

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