📍2009 39th Ave. N. E. · Calgary, T2E 6R7

✉️ info@inspire-dance.com  ✆ (403) 279-4807

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Welcome to Inspire Dance Arts.

We have been operating in Northeast Calgary for the last 34 years! 

➤ Teaching the love of dance to your child in a happy, healthy and safe environment.
➤ Proudly a non-competitive, exam and performance based studio. 

Your child will receive:

  • high quality instruction,
  • physical activity,
  • personal care and attention,
  • a safe and comfortable environment
  • build self confidence and ability.

You child's journey can start at 1 years old (just learning to walk) and conclude with achieving advanced levels of dance and becoming a certified teacher. 

☞ Come be a part of a team where friendships are formed and life skills are learned!




Ages 12+
6:00 - 6:45

Onyx Hip Hop
Ages 13+
5:45 - 6:30 

Onyx Modern
Ages 14+
6:45 - 7:45

Ages 12+
7:15 - 7:45

Onyx Ballet
Ages 14+
7:45 - 9:00

Ages 12+
7:45 - 8:30 

Upon Invitation
9:00 - 9:30





Onyx Ballet
Ages 14+
5:45 - 7:00

Ages 12+
7:00 - 7:45

Onyx Acro
Ages 14+
7:45 - 8:45


Onyx Tap
Ages 14+
8:45 - 9:30


Celebrate every moment!

Inspire is the perfect place for your child to dance! In this stage of your child's journey, we offer lessons for children 10 years old (grade 5) and up and the ability to attempt dance exams.

Our classes are taught by quality Inspire curriculum trained teachers who have a sincere love of teaching and who are overjoyed to share their passion of dance with your child.

6 reasons to choose Inspire for your child:

Observation Classes: You’ll never miss a step! Parents are invited to two observation weeks a year to observe your child's progress.
Real Dance Technique: Real dance unfolded magically and creatively through an inspired curriculum. We nurture correct technique, without the time-filling gimmicks.
Register without fear! We have a 14-DAY Money Back Guarantee: If for whatever reason your child does not LOVE our classes - simply withdraw for a FULL REFUND of class fees paid within your 14-DAY Introductory Period (new students only).
Character Building in Every Class: It's about more than just great dance classes - it's about building character and enhancing lives. Learn skills like goal setting, the feeling of self satisfaction and perseverance and persistance
We want to give you and your child a great experience in dance: We offer a starting place for children, parents and teachers to nurture lasting, lifelong friendships, while we celebrate our steps together.

What happens in an Inspire class?

All of our classes follow a similar format and are packed full of variety, energy and fun.

  • Welcome & Warm Up
  • Skills & Technique
  • Across the Floor & Travelling Steps
  • Recital Prep & Choreography
  • Curtsey & Bow
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Dancers 14 years and up

At the black level the dancer should have a few years of dance experience and be at a certain level of skill. There will be an assessment required by one of our teaching staff. Please send us an email and we will arrange a time to discuss what placement would be best for your dancer.
If you are 13+ but have not had any previous dance experience, please revisit the maroon levels for your placement.

Fill out the form below to book an assessment:


Assessment Requests

Please email us to tell us more about your child.

Be sure to include: 

  1. Child's Name & Birthday
  2. Previous Dance Experience
  3. Genres Studied
  4. Any other information we need to know about your dancer.

One of our team members will be in touch with you shortly. 
Thank you for your inquiry.