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Established in 1983 by Holly Hughes, the Holly Hughes Dance Academy provides competitive and recreational dance lessons for dancers aged 2 to adult.  


Holly started her dance school after studying at Juilliard, Broadway Dance, Steps, Alvin Ailey and the American Ballet Company in New York City, as well as many renowned dance studios throughout the United States and Canada.  


All of the instructors at the Holly Hughes Dance Academy strive to provide quality dance instruction and a variety of fun opportunities to learn and demonstrate dance skills while building self esteem.  We encourage academic excellence as well as other involvements that contribute to the development of a multi-talented, well rounded individual. We commit ourselves to teach, passing on the very finest and up-to-date techniques gathered from the most prestigious and superior of quality syllabus and renowned dance instructors.


No matter what you choose to achieve, dancing will enrich your life by developing a sense of rhythm, balance, timing, coordination and  self-discipline as a basis for lifelong self expression.


Our Mission

Our goal is to promote the education of the performance art of dance. The Holly Hughes Dance Academy offers strong technique in several dance styles and our instructors encourage each dancer’s natural love of movement while providing essential dance technique training.  Our classes foster self-expression and encourage individual movement, interpretation and creativity.  Each of our teachers are dedicated to facilitating individual artistic development by providing a nurturing environment, which inspires each dancer to put forth their best effort.


When you enrol your child at the Holly Hughes Dance Academy, they will develop a strong sense of discipline, self-motivation, art appreciation, a determination to meet new challenges and new skills and attitudes which will become a vital part of their daily lives.  Dancing is fun and provides social interaction with peers who have the same interest.

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