Our Story

Welcome to DanceTastic Studios: For the love and pure joy of dance

Regardless of the types of dance you like, whether alone or in front of an audience, there is nothing like the carefree joy and happiness that your heart feels when you dance. And in the process of dancing, you pass along that grace and boundless enthusiasm to those watching – whether they be relatives, friends or complete strangers.

There is no better proof of the growing popularity of dance today than the remarkable success of live TV Dance Shows. And throughout history, some of our best minds have lauded dance.

“Dancers are athletes of God.”
– Albert Einstein

If you can’t get rid of the skeleton in your closet, you’d best teach it to dance.
– George Bernard Shaw

Everything in the universe has rhythm. Everything dances.
– Maya Angelou

You must have chaos within you to give rise to a dancing star.
– Friedrich Nietzsche

To watch us dance is to hear our hearts speak.
– Indian Proverb

Work like you don’t need the money. Love like you’ve never been hurt.

Dance like nobody is watching.
– Mark Twain

You’ve come to the right place

Whether your goal is to dance professionally in front of admiring fans, or simply enjoy the proven physical and emotional benefits of dancing, you’ve definitely come to the right place. Rest assured we have the experience, expertise and facilities to help you achieve your goals. Most of all, we genuinely care. Our comprehensive programs cover all ages and many styles of dance. So welcome to DanceTastic Studio – where we all Learn, Live and Love…Dance!

Why choose DanceTastic?

Since we first opened our doors in 2002, DanceTastic Studio (D.T.S.) has delivered the highest quality dance education in Richmond Hill. DTS strives to ensure students are taught in a caring and positive learning environment. Our goal is to challenge all students to constantly improve their mental and physical skills through movement. We will stimulate their mind and improve their memory while providing discipline and excitement for each individual dancer. Over the12 years of operation, D.T.S has earned a reputation as Canada’s “Total Package Studio.” Those who have worked with us already know that our dancers respect each other and develop a strong sense of teamwork. Our students consistently show improvement every year. And most important, our family-like atmosphere creates friendships that will last a lifetime.

Financial assistance for parents

Did you know that the Government of Canada allows parents to claim the cost of dance lesson fees ($500 per child under 16 years old) as a tax credit? For more information about the Child Fitness Tax Credit please visit

The many benefits of training at DanceTastic

Dancing develops a wide range of mental, emotional and physical capabilities:

• Contributes to good posture and body alignment

• Increases your flexibility, stamina and coordination

• Helps your cardiovascular system by increase your heart rate

• Promotes healthier joints

• Helps you burn calories and build muscle.

• Improves mental co-ordination and use of memory and timing

• Develops self-esteem as well as leadership and teamwork skills

• Helps you to discover other art forms

• Helps to build new, lifelong friendships

• Most of all – it’s FUN!