The Manor School of Ballet was founded and opened in 1972 making us one of the longest running dance schools in Edinburgh.
Our Main School is located near to Haymarket in the heart of Edinburgh's West End. Our long established branch schools operate at Corstorphine, Marchmont and Wardie in Edinburgh and we have a long proud history in Galashiels where we offer our classes to the communities in the Scottish Borders.
We offer the highest possible standards of training in Ballet, Jazz, Tap, Music & Movement, Hip Hop/Street and Highland. We offer Performance opportunities, Examinations, School Shows, Presentations, Scholarships, Workshops, Adult Classes, Medal Tests, Birthday Parties and Summer Schools. Children are accepted from 2.5 years* and we have no upper age limit on our adult classes.
We teach around 150 classes every week on our extensive timetables. There is something for everyone and we invite you to explore our website to see in greater detail who we are and what we do.
The school is proud to be affiliated with the following examination boards:
- The Royal Academy of Dance
- The Imperial Society of Teachers of Dancing
- The United Kingdom Alliance of Professional Teachers of Dancing
- Scottish Ballet
- English National Ballet
- The Royal Ballet School
- Several contemporary dance companies
- Swedish Royal Ballet
- West End Musicals
- Pact Ballet Company (South Africa)
- and many more
Some of our students have become professional performers in...
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