Welcome to the Angela Watson School of Dance

We offer high quality and fun dance classes in the Colinton, Fairmilehead and Firrhill areas of Edinburgh.  All teachers have a degree in dance and/or dance/Acro teaching qualifications. We are all insured, are up to date first-aiders and have PVG (Protection of Vulnerable Groups) 

Our aim is to provide pupils with the best possible dance training in an environment where safety is of paramount importance.  

We offer Royal Academy of Dance exams, bi-annual shows in local theatres, dancing at local events as well as trips abroad and to the West End in London. 

Classes on offer:

  • Creative Nursery Ballet
  • Royal Academy of Dance graded and vocational ballet, pre-primary to advanced foundation
  • Adult Ballet
  • Acro
  • Jazz
  • Street Dance/Commercial
  • Contemporary and Lyrical
  • Competition Teams (by invite only)



Our indoor term resumes on Monday 7th September.We are still online this week Monday, Tuesday and Thursday. We will be outdoors on Saturday and Sunday this weekend too. We have so loved teaching outdoors and can’t wait to see you at the weekend.

31/08/2020 9:20 am

Online Guest Master Classes on Friday afternoons

30/04/2020 1:41 pm

Every Friday in lockdown we have been inviting professional dance artists/teachers to give guest workshops at our online dance school. Our first artist/teacher was Mark Samaras. Mark was on tour and dancing with Matthew Bourne’s all male Swan lake in … Read more...


16/04/2020 4:24 pm

After the success of our online classes last term we are excited to announce our online classes will commence on Monday 20th April, we can’t wait to see you there. An email was sent today with all the new class … Read more...