Laurels

Best Dance
Teachers in
Columbus
2021

Why These Dance Teachers?

Our goal is to connect people with the best local experts. We scored Columbus Dance Teachers on more than 25 variables across five categories, and analyzed the results to give you a hand-picked list of the best.

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Our Selection Criteria:

  • 1. Availability

    Consistently approachable and responsive, so customers never feel ignored.

  • 2. Qualifications

    Building customer confidence with licensing, accreditations, and awards.

  • 3. Reputation

    A history of delighted customers and outstanding service.

  • 4. Experience

    Masters of their craft, based on years of practical experience and education.

  • 5. Professionalism

    Providing service with honesty, reliability, and respect.

Emerald City Ballroom

Emerald City Ballroom is a dance center that offers ballroom and Latin dance programs to couples and individuals in the Dublin area. Its team handles classes in a variety of dance styles, including Argentine tango, samba, salsa, merengue, cha-cha, hustle, rumba, swing, waltz, and two step. The studio also hosts weekly social dance parties, holiday parties, and live band performances. Past clients praise Emerald City Ballroom for its knowledgeable instructors, affordable pricing, and beautiful facilities.

Dublin, OH 43017

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Infusion Dance

Infusion Dance is a dance school that trains for young talent in the Worthington area. The center strives to develop students’ musicality, self-confidence, stage performance, rhythm, and coordination through classes in ballet, hip-hop, jazz, lyrical, and tap. Past students speak highly of Infusion Dance due to its friendly, personable, and skilled teachers.

Worthington, OH 43229

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Michael Nicholson

Michael Nicholson is a dance instructor based in Gahanna that is known for his expertise in fitness-based dance instruction. He specializes in conducting large group classes in hip-hop fitness, which incorporates various calisthenic exercises into the hip-hop flow. Michael Nicholson has been featured in The Columbus Dispatch, WBNS-10TV, Columbus Alive, and Columbus Monthly.

Gahanna, OH 43230

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Milennium Academy of Irish Dance & Music

Millennium Academy of Irish Dance and Music is a dance school in Worthington that offers beginner to championship level classes to child and adult performers. The academy specializes in the instruction of Irish dance movements and techniques, and also offers Irish music lessons in guitar, piano, and flute. Millennium Academy of Irish Dance and Music has been featured on FOX28’s Good Day Columbus.

Worthington, OH 43229

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Straub Dance Center

Straub Dance Center is a dance studio in Westerville that provides performing arts classes for students of all ages. The center was established in 1999 and has since taught ballet, jazz, tap, hip-hop, and pointe. The studio also offers specialized classes such as baby dance, adaptive dance, and adult barre fitness. Straub Dance Center is a member of the Westerville Area Chamber of Commerce and is licensed by American Society of Composers, Authors, and Publishers (ASCAP) and Broadcast Music Inc. (BMI).

Westerville, OH 43082

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The ML Dance Academy

The ML Dance Academy is a family owned dance center that provides beginner to advanced classes for children and adults in the Pickerington area. Its professional team handles a broad spectrum of class offerings, including ballet, jazz, hip-hop, lyrical dance, Irish dance, pointe, acro dance, body ballet, and Zumba. Owner and director Joseph Moriarty has performed on Broadway, in China’s Great Hall of the People, at the Moscow Kremlin State Palace, and for the Empress of Japan as well as the President of Ireland.

Pickerington, OH 43147

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U Will Dance Studio

U Will Dance Studio is a dance academy that provides classical training for children, teens, and adults in the Plain City area. The studio primarily offers group classes in ballet, flamenco, stretching, Zumba, and Spanish dance, and caters to beginner, intermediate, and advanced students. Its team also conducts private tutoring in ballet, pointe, and flamenco. Teacher and director Griset Damas Roche completed training in the Escuela Alejo Carpentier and Escuela Nacional de Arte.

Plain City, OH 43064

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