Dance Classes

York street dance dancers in the final of UDO

New Street Dance Classes in York.

We’re relaunching our street dance classes this September! With fabulous new teachers (and some old!), we’re offering more street dance classes than ever before, including UDO street dance syllabus grades, so whether you’re a beginner or have done classes before, there will be a class to suit you. Please see timetable below and get in touch with Melanie on 07879678169 to discuss which class is best for you.

Classes take place on Wednesday and Thursday evenings at The Railway Institute, Queen Street, York.


4.15 – 5.15   Frenzy
5.15 – 6.15   Fusion
6.15 – 7.15   Flava
7.15 – 8.15   Residency


4.15 – 5.00   Grade 1 Street Dance, Age 7+
5.00 – 5.45   Grade 2 Street Dance, Age 9+
5.45 – 6.30   Grade 3 Street Dance, Age 11+
6.30 – 7.30   Ballet for Bunheads, Age 18+

Frenzy, Fusion and Flava are our performance and competition street dance teams, each with their own distinct style. Once you’ve learnt the basics in the Wednesday street dance grade classes, you can progress into one of these teams depending on your own individual dance style.

Frenzy = energetic, pop and disco
Fusion = sassy, R n B, Beyoncé!
Flava = bold, upbeat funk

Residency = see Residency page

Grade Classes = you will learn energy-packed routines in a range of street dance styles and cool skills to make you a fab street dancer, UDO syllabus in locking, hip-hop, popping, break dance and house styles

Ballet for Bunheads = adult ballet for all from 18 to 90, an informal class based on the ISTD syllabus, an ideal way to start dancing again after a break whilst also gaining flexibility, strength, toning and improving stamina.

COME ALONG AND TRY OUT OUR DANCE CLASSES, ALL COMPETITIVELY PRICED – call or text Melanie on 07879 678 169 to book or discuss which class would suit you best

The Dance Factory at Poppleton Ousebank

For Poppleton Ousebank School students only on Monday afternoons at the following times from September:


3.45 – 4.45   Street Movers, Reception to Year 3
4.45 – 5.45   Street Shakers, Year 4 to Year 6

For further information about dance classes York, including street dance classes, ballet or contemporary dance classes, whether it’s adult dance classes or classes for teenagers or younger children, please call or text Melanie on 07879 678 169 or email me.