The Space Dance and Arts Centre is an exciting venue for the creative community in the heart of Prahran.
If you've got the flair and the passion, step into The Space, where you can find dance classes that will unleash your creativity. Join any of our fantastic dance classes including Hip Hop, Jazz, Ballet, Salsa, Le Bop and many more, take a short course or hire one of our studios and expand your horizons. Discover the artist in you as you explore a variety of dance classes together with fellow dance enthusiasts.
We offer casual dance classes in Melbourne for kids and adults of various dance abilities and interest levels. With a Taste of Dance short course, you can try new and different dance styles and find your own personal favourite. Choose among a wide range of dance classes and perform dance moves you never thought you could.
The Space Offerings:
- Adult Dance Classes - Over 80 classes per week on offer
- Kids Dance Classes - Ages 2 - 16 year olds
- Studio Hire - 8 studios to pick from
- Skydeck Events - an amazing venue for performances, exhibitions, video and photography shoots, dance events etc
- Dance in Schools Program - Incursions and Excursions
- Kids Birthday Parties
- School Holiday Programs
- Partner Dancing - Try Le Bop next time you are in
Statement Of Inclusivity
At The Space we recognise that we have a diverse group of staff, teachers, parents, students and hirers. We embrace and value the diversity of our community and as such it is our policy to be inclusive and mindful of this diversity in our policies, programs, studios, and interactions with others. We embrace all people regardless of their age, culture, disabilities, ethnic origin, gender, gender identity, marital status, nationality, race, religion, sexual orientation, and socioeconomic status. We continually challenge ourselves, and others, in an environment of mutual concern and respect for the free expression of all individuals.
Statement of Commitment to Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander People
The Space, located in Prahran, Melbourne, Australia, hereby acknowledges the traditional custodians of the land on which we operate, the Wurundjeri people of the Kulin Nation, and pays respect to their elders, past, present, and emerging.
As a dance studio committed to fostering an inclusive and diverse community, we recognize the unique and rich cultural heritage of Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander peoples. We are dedicated to promoting and celebrating their history, traditions, and contributions to the arts.
This commitment is an ongoing journey, and we acknowledge that there is always more to learn and do. We invite feedback and engagement from our community to help us improve and deepen our understanding of Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander cultures.
The Space commits to actively promoting reconciliation, cultural respect, and a strong sense of community that embraces the diversity and uniqueness of Australia's First Nations peoples.