Top 10 Contemporary Dance Classes in South Africa |


Course Fees : R60 to R4500

Planning to learn Contemporary dance in South Africa?


Here is a table of Contemporary dance classes in South Africa along with the duration and cost of the course:


Institute Name


Course Name


Course Fee

The art of movement 


Modern & contemporary

(adult & kids)

1-2 months

Adult :

drop in-R120

Kids :

r800 - R3,500

Five6seven8 dance studio


Group dance class / private dance class

30 minutes - 10 weeks

Group class: R135 - R3,930

Katz's school of dance


Adult/ youth dance class

30 minutes - 3 months

Adult : R130 - R1,500

Youth : R500 - 


Moving into dance


Dance training program


R40,000 - R45,000

Gauteng dance studios


Modern dance class


R350 - R1,700

Southdowns dance academy


Contemporary training program

1 year

R46,330 - R107,630

Orlovska dance studio

Parktown north


Dance training 

Per term

R1,629 - R7,225

The dance company

Cape town


Dance training 


R895 - R1,890

Onpointe dance studio

Cape town




1 - 2 class per week

R150 - R2,300

Caroline kotze dance studio

Parow North




11 months

R240 - R345 /  month



What are the Top Contemporary dance academies in South Africa?


1. Enerchi Dance Studios - Cape Town

2. The Art of Movement  - Randburg

3. Five6seven8 Dance Studio - Johannesburg

4. Katz's School of Dance - Hurlingham

5. Moving into Dance - Newtown

6. Gauteng Dance Studios - Rooihuiskraal

7. Southdowns Dance Academy - Centurion

8. Orlovska Dance Studio - Parktown North

9. Love of Dance Academy - Pretoria

10. Art of Motion - Boskruin



What is the cost of Contemporary dance classes in South Africa?


  • As per the table above, taking a Contemporary dance class in South Africa may cost from R120 to R107,630.
  • Aboud R120 is the cheapest cost when taking a Contemporary Dance class, where it is being charged on a per class basis or also known as “Drop In” session.
  • On the other hand, having this dance class, it may cost up to R107,630 for unlimited teaching which is good for 1 year.
  • Mostly, the cost is being affected by how long the class will take.
  • Costs are also different based on the type of student, some provide classes for Kids (R500 - R9,500), adults (R150 - R45), and 1-on-1 or private class (R550 - R39,360).



What is the duration of Contemporary dance classes in South Africa?


Taking a Contemporary Dance class in South Africa has various options when it comes to Duration. Some provide on per number minutes(30 minutes). While others are dependent on the number of weeks (1 week - 10 weeks) and months (1 -11 months). Longest duration is good for 1 year.



What is the salary of a Contemporary Dance Instructor in South Africa?


An early career Dance Teacher with 1-4 years of experience earns an average total compensation (includes tips, bonus, and overtime pay) of R155.62 per hour.


72 course(s) offered by 60 institutes in South Africa
Showing Courses 1 - 10

Dance Domain Tableview Logo

Open Modern Classes

These classes offer you the opportunity to express your emotions and inner feelings through creative movements – while sharing your interpretation of the music you dance to…

Institute by Dance Domain Tableview [ Claim Listing ]
Margie Wells Dancexchange Logo


This style uses modern dance and ballet techniques with intensified attack focus and timing. A blend of twists, tensions, spirals and balletic elongated lines are introduced. Ground work is often utilized and turn in of the legs

Institute by Margie Wells Dancexchange [ Claim Listing ]
D2B Studios Logo


Contemporary dancers focus on floor work, using gravity to pull them down to the floor usually done bare foot. Contemporary dancers strive to connect the mind and the body through fluid dance movements. D2B teaches ADPA Contemporary Syllabus.

Institute by D2B Studios [ Claim Listing ]

And U Dance Studio Logo


Modern/Contemporary Dance Lessons are offered by And U Dance Studio for all ages and abilities. We strive to deliver the highest quality of dance instruction, while nurturing each student’s unique gift of talent and creativity.

Institute by And U Dance Studio [ Claim Listing ]
El'Shebang Dance Studio Logo


The base of the class will be the Horton Technique, as well as Brigitte Reeve-Taylor’s Turns & Leaps training, combined with massage technique derived from the Lisa Howell flexibility programme.

Institute by El'Shebang Dance Studio [ Claim Listing ]
Natasha Academy of Dancing Logo

Contemporary & Lyrical

Contemporary dance is a style of expressive dance that combines elements of several dance genres including modern, jazz, lyrical and classical ballet. Contemporary dancers strive to connect the mind and the body through fluid dance movements.

Institute by Natasha Academy of Dancing [ Claim Listing ]
NSA National School of the Arts Logo

Contemporary Dance

Contemporary Dance Course is offered by NSA National School of the Arts.

Institute by NSA National School of the Arts [ Claim Listing ]

DanceCraft Studio Logo


Contemporary Dance Lessons are offered by DanceCraft Studio for all ages and abilities. In partner dancing for social occasions, we focus on natural movement, connection and balance, to give our students a confident, smooth look on the dance floor.

Institute by DanceCraft Studio [ Claim Listing ]
  • Price
  • Duration
Centre Stage Dance Academy Logo


Contemporary dance is a genre of dance.

Institute by Centre Stage Dance Academy [ Claim Listing ]
  • Price
  • Duration
Live to Dance Logo


Contemporary Dance is all about expressing emotion through organic movements and unrestricted lines. Incorporating elements of lyrical Jazz, Ballet and Modern dance, Contemporary is an exciting fusion which allows students to work through powerful and emotional routines.

Institute by Live to Dance [ Claim Listing ]
  • Price
  • Duration
Showing Courses 1 - 10

© 2022 All Rights Reserved. Terms and Conditions of use | Privacy Policy