Maritime Dance Academy

Welcome to Maritime Dance Academy!

Maritime Dance Academy has been in business for 33 years, offering classes in Ballet, Tap, Jazz, Modern, Acro and Hip Hop for all ages. With over three decades of experience in the dance world, Maritime Dance has become a pillar in the community, providing programs to suit our dancers' age, talent level and interest.  We have been honored with the 2014-2015 Consumer Choice Award for Best Dance Instruction in the Halifax Regional Municipality for the FIFTH year in a row!

Visit our dancewear store found in our Bedford location for the latest trends in dancewear and supplies.  Featuring leading brand name items from Bloch and Mondor, you can find bodysuits, tights, pointe shoes, tap, jazz and ballet shoes along with character shoes and fitness Sneakers.  For pricing and more information on our merchandise,  please see our "Dance Store" page or contact us at 835-5776.

For more information on our school and various programs, please review our "About Us" page or click on one of the photos below to be directed to each program.

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Maritime Theatre School

Please visit out new Maritime Theatre School website for information on our Theatre


News and Events

Track suit sizers will only be available until Thursday, November 26th. Order deadline will be December 1st, 2015.

Black Friday Sale- Save the tax on selected items in Dance Wear
November 27th, 28th & 29th!

Office and Dancewear store hours:

Bedford Location: 

Mon-Friday- 3pm-9pm
Saturday- 9am-5pm
Sunday- 12pm-5pm 

Halifax Location:
Mon-Friday- 3:30-9pm
Saturday- 9am-5pm
Sunday- CLOSED 

Holiday Giving - We are now collecting donations for Feed Nova Scotia and The Salvation Army Angel Giving Tree!

Coat Drive - Bring in your clean, gently used coats and snowpants for men, women, and children, and we'll make sure they get distributed across the city to the people who need them most.



Children's Program
Performance Group