Shake It Up! 4 Shanghai Dance Studios to Get Your Groove On

By That's Shanghai, September 10, 2021

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Shanghai City Ballet


Shanghai City Ballet was founded in 2013 with the aim to provide high quality dance education to the Shanghai community. Following Royal Academy of Dance curriculum as well as BBO, ISTD and PBT, their program is designed to provide students with a safe and fun environment to learn, grow and improve their dance skills.

Shanghai City Ballet is a great way for dancers to learn, explore and socialize. Classes are for dancers aged 3-12 years and will cover a range of styles including ballet, jazz, hip hop, contemporary, stretch and conditioning, as well as a daily craft. The camp is designed for dancers of all levels and abilities.

Check out the 2021-22 class schedule at SCB offering a wide range of classes for students ages two and over. 821243785.jpg

Scan the QR code on the poster to sign up to have a free trial class now...


WeChat ID: SCB-admin
Address: Shanghai City Ballet, 12/F, 1219 Changle Lu, by Wulumuqi Zhong Lu

n'Tempo Dance Studio


n'Tempo Dance Studio is a place where you can go learn how to dance while having fun in a friendly environment with students and teachers from all around the world. In the past, everyone knew this studio as Shanghai Latin Dance (SHLD), but then it changed its name to become n’Tempo (On the Beat).

n’Tempo Dance Studio is mostly recognized for its Cuban Salsa Classes, having Cuban Salsa Casino and Rueda de Casino in all levels for beginners to advanced students, taught by very passionate Latin Instructors.

Not only can you learn sexy Latin dances, like Salsa, Bachata and Reggaeton, but you can also learn other interesting styles such as High Heels Dance, Afro-Dance, Kizomba, Lady Styling... and the list goes on and on!

If you have never danced before, the studio has a Salsa for beginners class, which can definitely help you even, if you were born with two left foot. 

The teachers are from many different countries from all around the world: Venezuela, Dominican Republic, Cuba, Ghana, Serbia, China, Russia, etc., and they are all well prepared to give very enjoyable dance lessons to all levels.

Besides dance lessons, n’Tempo takes pride in creating a welcoming community, where people can get together to enjoy life outside the studio, doing picnics together at parks, going to dance at shopping centers, going for KTV, going to dance parties together, doing workshops and other activities to make you feel more involved and take advantage of your social time.

Scan the QR code below for more information:


Address: 2/F, 168 Zhenning Lu, Putuo District

Group ExPression Dance Studio 


Group ExPression is a dance company with a developed dance studio and professional team of international dance instructors. They value their community, culture and friendly atmosphere, and they are full of happiness between teachers and students. 

Check out their dance classes and dates, and sign up in September to receive a discount and reserve your place...


Founded by a soul dancer from Brazil, Maykol is committed to help all people who love the art of dance. We're talking about the breaking of shackles here people; enjoy the release of self. No age, foundation or background limitations. Spread the beauty of dance art, with a strong passion for South American culture to create a completely free dancing-filled environment.

Scan the QR code below for more information:


Address: Room 1427, Shanxi bei lu, Putuo District

Aspire Dance Studio


Aspire Dance Studio is the perfect way for anyone, children to adults, to learn about dance, make new friends and create lasting memories. Aspire Dance Studio offers both adult dance class and kids dance class.

Designed for movers of all levels, classes give students the opportunity to try a wide variety of styles: Ballet, Jazz, Jazz Funk, Hip Hop, Contemporary, Musical Theater and Acro! Summer camp classes are open for kids 3-13. Normal academy classes are open for enrollment as well. 

Aspire Dance Studio strives to provide exceptional dance training in a welcoming, supportive atmosphere, promoting a strong work ethic, teamwork and FUN!

Home to Aspire Dance Company, the professional training program has earned awards in China and internationally. Several students are currently on scholarship at Wellington and lead dance programs at other international schools. This is a great program for the dancer that just can't get enough and loves to be on stage multiple times a year!

Scan the QR code below for more information:


Address: Suite 207, 500 Xiangyang Nan Lu

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