An inclusive dance school for all ages and abilities

Classes for children and adults in Camberwell and Croydon

McAlpine Dance

Established in 1972 our family run dance school offers classes for both children and adults in Camberwell and Croydon. Our school offers classes in a wide variety of dance genres which include Ballet, Tap, and Drama.

Our Stage Club classes are a very popular feature of the school and include tap, musical theatre and dance.

Whether you are coming to dance for fitness or aspiring to take it up professionally – this is the right place for you!

Summer Term 2024

  Monday 15th April - Saturday 29th June

Half term: Mon 27th May - Sun 2nd June



We are dedicated to the appreciation, beauty and craft of dance and music

Where and when


Longfield Hall
50 Knatchbull Rd
London SE5 9QY
See directions


Stage club
Silver swans


Monday – Saturday


Clyde Hall,
Clyde Road,
Croydon CR0 6SZ 


Christ church Methodist, Lower Addiscombe Rd, Croydon CR0 6AD

See directions


Wednesdays Hall, Croydon 

General Tap for adults 09.30 -10.25
General Ballet for adults 10.30 – 12.00

Mondays 4.00 – 5.30 at Christ Church Methodist, Croydon

Start to Dance (age 2.5 to 4yrs)  4.00 – 4.40 

Grade 1 Ballet (age 6 -8 yrs) 4.45 – 5.30

Excellence in dance since 1972