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 2010-2011, 2011-2012 and 2012-2013 and most recently, the 2013-2014 Consumer Choice Award for Best Dance Instruction in the Halifax Regional Municipality. 

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

Summer Hours: 
(Bedford location only)

Thursday August 28th 9:00am-5:00pm
Friday August 29th 9:00am-5:00pm
Saturday August 30th 9:00am-3:00pm
Sunday August 31st CLOSED
Monday September 1st CLOSED
Tuesday September 2nd 9:00am-5:00pm

FALL HOURS BEGIN September 3rd
See Contact Page for fall hours

Children's Program, Hip Hop, Adult Theatre classes start September 3rd
Intensive Training Program classes start September 8th

Now offering Parent and Tot for ages 18-36 months! Monday 10:30am Bedford location

Recital DVD's: Recital DVD's are now available for pick up at the Bedford location (all shows). Halifax studio DVD's will be sent to the Halifax location when classes start in September.

REGISTRATION for the 2014-2015 dance season is now open! Please visit the "Classes" section on our website for the new class schedule. Registration forms and pricing are available in the "Register" section. 



Children's Program
Performance Group