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.


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Centre Stage Dance Academy Logo


Contemporary dance is a genre of dance.

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Dance Culture Logo


Contemporary Dance Lessons are offered by Dance Culture. This class is a favorite among many of our students.

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Dance Factor Logo


Lyrical a theatrical entertainment in which Lyrical dancing and music, often tells a story where a dancer uses advanced techniques to create movement. 

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Johannesburg Arts Conservatory Logo


JAC has an exciting offering of Martha Graham inspired contemporary dance classes for intermediate and advanced dancers. 

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Contemporary Dance

Contemporary dance course is offered by Johannesburg Academy for Theatre Arts.

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5678 Dance Academy Logo


Modern Dance is the big umbrella under which various dance styles fall – each of which we incorporate in our classes (Jazz, Show Dance, Musical Theatre, Contemporary and Lyrical dance) to name a few.

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The Market Theatre Laboratory Logo


Contemporary Dance Lessons are offered by The Market Theatre Laboratory for all ages and abilities. 

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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.

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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.

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Katz's School Of Dance Logo


Contemporary Dance Lessons are offered by Katz's School Of Dance for all ages and abilities. Katz school of Dance is a dance training academy focusing on uplifting and introducing dancers of all ages to a holistic and nurturing world of dance.

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