IMPORTANT NOTICE RE: COVID-19
The School of CCDT and the 509 Dance building will be closed as of March 15th. We are monitoring developments in order to make plans to reopen. No classes will be running and all studio rentals are cancelled during this period of time. We will post updates on our website and social media channels as needed.
Visit the Dance At Home page for class videos, live class schedule, and other resources to get you dancing again!
The password can be found in the newsletter sent March 27th, or current students can email
Dance Classes & ballet classes
the school of ccdt
The School of Canadian Contemporary Dance Theatre, one of Canada’s leading dance training centres, was founded in 1983 by Artistic Director Deborah Lundmark, The School’s expert faculty seeks to make an art of the natural joy of movement found in every child, providing a unique alternative to competition based training. The school offers children's dance classes, adult dance classes, a pre-professional program and summer dance programs. Classes include RAD Ballet, Limon Modern Dance, as well as Contemporary, Jazz, Musical Theatre, Tap, and Hip Hop classes.
509 DANCE in the heart of the historic Old Cabbagetown is the perfect rental space in Toronto for dance classes, ballet classes, auditions, rehearsals, and photo and film shoots. Among Canada's foremost dance centres, 509 DANCE is a
10,000 square foot complex
Our studio is the creative home to hundreds of emerging and renowned dance artists including resident company Fujiwara Dance Inventions, Kenny Pearl's GMD open modern dance classes, the School of TDT and CCDT's annual Resident Guest Artists including Sylvie Bouchard, Ofilio Sinbadinho, Hanna Kiel, Ryan Lee, Andrea Nann and Louis Laberge-Côté.