The Dance Institute Tauranga offer Ballet, Contemporary, Jazz
and Modern Dance for
children from the age of 3 years.
Principal Shireen Breebaart (ARAD) takes pride in the
continued high standard of her pupils and the 100% pass rate in
all exams since the Dance Institute opened. She is a registered teacher with the Royal Academy of Dance
(RAD) and NZAMD.
The Dance Institute offers all RAD ballet grades from
Pre-Primary to Advanced, all NZAMD Jazz and Contemporary levels
and all SADTA Modern Dance levels.
Examinations are offered in all disciplines and although they
are not compulsory they simply set goals for children to work
towards as well as offer a challenge and sense of achievement. For
the parents exams give an indication of their child's progress.
The highlight of every year is the annual production, which all
pupils are offered the opportunity to perform in, thus also
gaining the experience and enjoyment out of dancing in front of an
The Dance Institute opened in 2001 in a modern,
purpose built studio at 52 Welcome Bay Road, Tauranga. In
September 2012 we moved into our fantastic new studios at 14 Roxanne
For more details contact Shireen on 07 544 2900 or