Dance, Music & Theatre

Turning Pointe
Dance classes in street jazz and hip hop, classical and modern ballet, tap dancing and musical theatre. Accepts students from 3 to 18 years old. Open Sunday to Thursday 09:00-15:30. Located at Building V-23 in Russia Cluster at International City.
Global Youth Empowering Movement (GYEM)
Youth centre hosts workshops and social events designed to empower youth and offer a positive social environment. Also organises community service projects and volunteer initiatives. Located behind Toys R Us in Festival City.
The Drama Scene
Acting and musical theatre classes for students of all ages. Classes held at DUCTAC (Mall of Emirates) and International House Dubai (Al Wasl).
Mirath Art Center
Courses in painting, drawing, islamic calligraphy, photography, music, and drama. Classes for children from 4 years old, teens, and adults. Located at Amwaj 3 in Jumeirah Beach Residences (JBR).
Expressions of Dance & Drama
Dance classes for children and adults. Lessons available at: Arabian Ranches, JBR, Marina Mall, Oasis Centre, Old Town, The Springs, and The Lakes.
Brooklyn Melodies Music Center - Studio City
Music, singing and dance lessons for adults and children. Curriculum taught prepares students for internationally recognized examination. Located at Dubai Studio City (near Arabian Ranches)
Cello Music & Ballet Centre
Ballet and modern dance lessons for adults and children 18 months and up. Also offers private and group instruction in a variety of music instruments and vocal training. At Al Quoz, Arabian Ranches, JBR, Marina Mall, Old Town, The Springs, and The Lakes
Mozart Art Centre
Provides performing arts education for children and adults in music, art, languages and dance. Language classes are available in English, Arabic, Russian and French. Located at Al Manhal 2 Clubhouse, Shoreline Residences, Palm Jumeirah.
The Ballet Centre
Lessons in classical ballet, tap dance, jazz, Irish dance and rhythmic gymnastics for children, with dance and fitness classes for adults also available.
Buddys Music & Dance Institute
Lessons for students of all ages: Ballet, Piano, Keyboard, Guitar, Musical Theatre, Jazz, Hip Hop and Shiamaks Bollwood Dance. Also offers tutoring for RAD, ABRSM, Trinity and Rockschool exams. Located at Swiss Tower (Y Cluster) in Jumeirah Lake Towers.
Asia Music & Dance Training Centre
Performing arts training center offers Indian folklore dance, music and art classes. Located at Al Mazoon Building, Damascus Street, Al Qusais 2.
Core Dance Academy
Fusion Arts leads Core Dance Academys dance programme. They offer dance classes for kids from 3-18 years old. Ballet, musical theatre, street jazz, contemporary and freestyle dance classes. 2 locations: Green Community and Dreams Tower 2 in Dubai Marin
KidzArt & TeenzArt
Art and drawing lessons for children 2.5 to 16 years old. Uses non toxic art materials. Classes held at Al Areesh Club, DUCTAC, and Universal American School.
Melodica Music & Dance Institute
Music and dance classes for children, adults and also teachers and professionals. Open Saturday to Thursday 10:00-22:00. Mazaya Business Ave., #1506 Jumeirah Lake Towers AA1.
Tee & Bee Dance Institute
Dance lessons with Tannaz and Bhakhtyar Irani. Styles include: Bollywood, Hip Hop, Breakdancing, Jazz, Rock & Roll, and Dancercise. Enrolment open for children (4 years and above) and adults. Located above Centrepoint Shopping Mall in Bur Dubai.
The Music Chamber
Individual and group lessons in bowed, wind and percussion instruments; classical, acoustic and electric guitar; piano and vocal training. Also sells musical instruments. For kids 5 years and older. Located at Times Square Center in Al Quoz Industrial 1
Brooklyn Melodies Music Center - Mirdif
Music, singing and dance lessons for adults and children. Curriculum taught prepares students for internationally recognized examination. Located at Lifco Center in Mirdif.
Kids Theatre Works!
Performing arts and acting workshops for children and young adults from 4 to 20 years old. Classes held at DUCTAC (Mall of Emirates), Dubai English Speaking School (Oud Metha), Exhale Studio (MotorCity) and Kadomz Studio (Marina Mall).
Brooklyn Melodies Music Center - Emirates Hills
Music, singing and dance lessons for adults and children. Curriculum taught prepares students for internationally recognized examination. Located at Meadows Village in Emirates Hills.
Jumeirah Music Centre
Private musical instrument tuition for: drums, flute, guitar, piano and voice. Group lessons using Kindermusic and Young Musicians programmes. Located at Jumeirah Plaza.
Centre for Musical Arts
Music school offers musical instrument and singing lessons for children from age 6 onwards. Tuition offered in groups, ensembles and on an individual basis. Recognised by the Associated Board for Royal Schools of Music. Located at Gold and Diamond Park.
Music and movement classes for newborn babies and kids up to 8 years old. Located in Umm Sequim 3.
Dubai Community Theatre and Arts Centre (DUCTAC)
Classes in acting, art, music, dance and fitness for adults and children. DUCTAC facilities include: Centrepoint Theatre, Kilachand Studio, dance and art studios, The Old Library and Manu Chhabria Arts Centre. Located at Mall of the Emirates.
The Music Institute
Music school offers lessons in piano, guitar, flute, violin, keyboard, drums, saxophone, vocal training/singing lessons, and music theory. Located at Murjan 1 Tower in JBR.
StepUp Academy
Performing arts centre offers dance, music and art classes for kids. Dance classes: RAD ballet, hip hop, tap and modern jazz. Private music lessons for guitar, piano, drums, violin and singing. Held at Building Blocks at Apex Atrium in MotorCity.