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Leaders in Dance Education

TDS provides educational dance programs for students 3-18 years of age to help enrich children's lives with the art of dance.

  • Professional instructors certified in Cecchetti, PAEC, CDTA & ISTD
  • Custom designed early childhood dance programs
  • Elite, award-winning, intensive-training Competitive Programs
  • Newly renovated 6500 Sq Ft facility
  • Fully air-conditioned, bright spacious studios
  • Professional sprung Rosco™ dance floors
  • Daytime classes available
  • Ample Free Parking
  • On-site Dancewear boutique
  • Multi-class discounts

Latest news

  • 07 sept2018
    Classes begin September 10
    Posted by TDS Directors

    Classes begin Monday, September 10. Be sure to review our Calendar for the 2018-19 Season and our Class Attire.

    September 10 is the last day to receive your 5% discount off tuition. It's not too late to register for Fall Classes. Don't miss out!

  • 28 jun2018
    Fall Registration is Now Available
    Posted by TDS Directors

    Registration for 2018-19 Classes is now underway! Our Fall Season runs from Sept 2018- June 2019. Many Classes fill immediately. Register early to avoid disappointment.

    Online Registration begins June 28, 2018

    In-Person Registration Dates:
    23 June 10am -2pm Returning Families Only
    26 June 6-8pm Competitive Families Only
    28 June 6-8pm New Families. All Welcome!

    More Registration Dates & Info

  • 4 apr2018
    Photo Week Schedule
    Posted by TDS Directors

    The Photo Week Schedule is now available. Your dancer’s Photo Day is the same day as their regular class, however times may vary slightly. Check the schedule carefully!


    More Info
  • 4 apr2018
    Dress Rehearsals 2018
    Posted by TDS Directors

    Please review the Dress Rehearsal info for your Dancer's approximate Rehearsal time. Be sure to arrive at least 30 minutes prior to your scheduled rehearsal time. Don't forget to wear your wristbands!

    Dress Rehearsal - Saturday
    Dress Rehearsal - Sunday


    More Info
  • 07 mar2018
    Coming Soon: It's Showtime 2018
    Posted by TDS Directors
    Recital Cast Lists are now posted below and in our Lobby. Please view the Recital Cast Lists carefully as these lists will indicate which recital your Dancer(s) Class is performing in.

    Saturday, June 02 2018
    Sunday, June 03 2018

    More Info
  • 01 mar2018
    Registration is now open for Summer Programs
    Posted by TDS Faculty
    You can now register for all Summer Programs at TDS. Save 10% when you register by May 31, 2017. Don't miss out! More info
  • 10 jan2018
    Coming Up: Winterlude!
    Posted by TDS Directors and Fundraising Committee
    It’s almost curtain time! Tickets for our 12th Annual Winterlude Showcases will go on sale February 1st. Don't miss this chance to see the TDS competitive team perform onstage for the first time this season. More info to come...
  • 01 jan2018
    Happy New Year!
    Posted by TDS Faculty
    Classes resume Saturday, January 06. See you then!
  • 27 oct2017
    Parent Viewing Weeks begin Nov 13
    Posted by TDS Faculty
    Parent Viewing Week will be held Nov 13-18 for Studios 1 and 3. Followed by Nov 20 -25 for classes in Studios 2 and 4. Join us! More info
  • 18 apr2017
    Recital Tickets on Sale Now
    Posted by TDS Directors
    3 ways to purchase:
    BUY ONLINE: www.ticketmaster.ca
    BY PHONE: 1 855 985 5000
    IN PERSON: DAN LAWRIE INSURANCE BOX OFFICE at First Ontario Centre (101 York Blvd, Hamilton, ON L8R 3L4)

    IMPORTANT! Dancers who wish to watch the show will require a ticket. Please read our Newletters carefully before purchasing tickets.
    More Info
  • 21 mar2017
    Recital Tickets on Sale: April 18, 2017
    Posted by TDS Directors
    Tickets for our year-end performance, “It’s Showtime 2017!” will be sold by First Ontario Centre Box Office and TicketMaster. Tickets go on sale Tuesday, April 18, 2017 at 10 AM

    More Info
  • 01 feb2017
    Coming Up: Winterlude Competitive Showcases
    Posted by TDS Faculty
    Our Competitive Dance Teams will present three showcases this February to hone their skills and perform for the first time this Season. Join us at Redeemer College or Milton Centre for the Arts to see the team in actions. More info
  • 27 oct2016
    Coming Up: Parent Viewing Weeks
    Posted by TDS Faculty
    Parent Viewing Week will be held Nov 14-19 for Studios 1 and 3. Followed by Nov 21 -26 for classes in Studios 2 and 4. Join us! More info
  • 08 sep2016
    Open House
    Posted by TDS Directors

    Join us from 6-8pm for our Open House! Classes, performances, raffles, prizes and more!

    All Welcome!
    THU 08 September 6-8pm

  • 02 feb2016
    Family Day at TDS
    Posted by TDS Directors
    Please note: there are no dance classes on Family Day, Monday, February 15 with the exception of the Competitive Rehearsals posted in the Lobby. Thank you!
  • 13 dec2015
    Holiday Break
    Posted by TDS Faculty
    Please note: we are closed for the Holidays from December 21 - January 3rd. Classes resume Monday, January 4. Enjoy!
  • 11 june2015
    Fall Registration begins June 20
    Posted by TDS Directors

    In-Person Registration for Fall Programs begins June 20 starting with Returning TDS Families. Classes will fill quickly. Register early! See All Registration Dates & Info.

    10 Sept 6-8pm | General Registration- All Welcome!

  • 25 may2015
    Last Week to get 10% Off Summer Programs
    Posted by TDS Directors

    May 31, 2015 is the last day to save 10% off Summer Dance Programs.

    Register online now or in-person during Office Hours: Mondays - Thursdays 5-7 PM and Saturdays 10-12 Noon. More info.

  • 22 apr2015
    Dress Rehearsals 2015
    Posted by TDS Directors

    Dress Rehearsal Schedules are now posted below and in the Lobby.
    Dress Rehearsal - Saturday
    Dress Rehearsal - Sunday

    Stay informed of your Dancer's details. Please read all Recital Information very carefully!
    More Info: Dress Rehearsals
    More Info: Recital Tickets

  • 15 apr2015
    Photo Week May 02-08, 2015
    Posted by TDS Directors

    The Photo Week Schedule is now available online and in the Lobby. Your dancer’s Photo Day is the same day as their regular class, however times may vary slightly. Check the schedule carefully! More Info

  • 13 apr2015
    Recital Tickets 2015
    Posted by TDS Directors

    Recital Tickets are on sale now at www.ticketmaster.ca or First Ontario Centre Box Office! Review the Recital Ticket Newsletter before purchasing tickets. Make sure you purchase tickets for your Dancer(s)!

  • 24 mar2015
    Recital Lists 2015
    Posted by TDS Directors
    Please view the Recitals Lists for 2015 by following the links below. These lists indicate which recital your Dancer(s) Class is performing in:

    Saturday, June 6th
    Sunday, June 7th

  • 16 mar2015
    March Break
    Posted by TDS Directors
    Don't forget from Monday, March 16th – Saturday, March 22nd the studio will be closed for March Break.

    Classes resume Monday, March 23rd. Enjoy!
  • 02 feb2015
    Open this Afternoon
    Posted by TDS Directors
    Monday, February 2nd: TDS will be OPEN for all afternoon & evening classes. See you there!

    Monday, February 2nd: Teeny Tiny Dancer 10am Class - Cancelled Due to inclement weather. See you next week Dancers!
  • 10 dec2014
    Last Day to Register
    Posted by TDS Directors
    The last day to register for our 2014-15 Season is Saturday, December 21st. You can register now and begin classes in January. After the 21st, your next chance to register is March 1st for Summer Programs & mid-June for 2015-16.
  • 10 dec2014
    Holiday Break
    Posted by TDS Directors
    TDS will be closed December 21- January 4th for the Holidays. Classes resume Monday, January 5th. Enjoy, have a wonderful break and see you in the New Year!
  • 17 nov2014
    Parent Viewing Weeks begin
    Posted by TDS Faculty
    Parent Viewing Week will be held Nov 17-22 for Studios 1 and 3. Followed by Nov 24 -29 for classes in Studios 2 and 4. Join us!
  • 10 oct2014
    Hallowe'en Week
    Posted by TDS Faculty
    During the week of October 24- 30th students can wear their Hallowe'en costumes over their dancewear! On October 31st, the studio is closed. Happy Trick or Treating!
  • 10 oct2014
    Thanksgiving Holiday
    Posted by TDS Directors
    Please note the studio will be closed October 11-13 (inclusive) for the Thanksgiving Holiday. Download our Important Dates for more Holiday info.
  • 08 sep2014
    Back to Dance!
    Posted by TDS Directors
    We've begun our 10th Anniversary Season. For more TDS Calendar information throughout the year, check our News/Info page.
  • 5 aug2014
    TDS launches our new website
    Posted by TDS Directors
    Our new website was launched today. It has lots of new functionality and displays optimally on iphones, tablets and desktop computers. Enjoy the easy reading and navigation with a minimum of resizing, panning, and scrolling!
  • 21 jun2014
    Fall 2014-15 Registration Has Begun
    Posted by TDS Directors
    Our Season offers dance classes for ages 3-18 years. Dancers can choose from Ballet, Jazz, Acro, Tap, Hip Hop, Lyrical and Contemporary Classes. You can register online, with our dropbox or in-person. Read more...