The Space Dance & Arts Centre
The Space Dance & Arts Centre

The Space Dance & Arts Centre

Prahran East 3181 VICstar4.6 (View 120 reviews)

What do we do?

The Space Dance and Arts Centre is an exciting venue for the creative community in the heart of Prahran.

If you've got the flair and the passion, step into The Space, where you can find dance classes that will unleash your creativity. Join any of our fantastic dance classes including Hip Hop, Jazz, Ballet, Salsa, Le Bop and many more, take a short course or hire one of our studios and expand your horizons. Discover the artist in you as you explore a variety of dance classes together with fellow dance enthusiasts.

We offer casual dance classes in Melbourne for kids and adults of various dance abilities and interest levels. With a Taste of Dance short course, you can try new and different dance styles and find your own personal favourite. Choose among a wide range of dance classes and perform dance moves you never thought you could.

The Space Offerings:

- Kids Dance Classes - Ages 2 - 16 year olds

- Kids Birthday Parties

- School Holiday Programs

- Dance in Schools Program - Incursions and Excursions

- Adult Dance Classes - Over 80 classes per week on offer

- Studio Hire - 8 studios to pick from

- Skydeck Events - an amazing venue for performances, exhibitions, video and photography shoots, dance events etc

- Partner Dancing - Try Le Bop next time you are in

---> Statement Of Inclusivity

At The Space we recognise that we have a diverse group of staff, teachers, parents, students and hirers. We embrace and value the diversity of our community and as such it is our policy to be inclusive and mindful of this diversity in our policies, programs, studios, and interactions with others. We embrace all people regardless of their age, culture, disabilities, ethnic origin, gender, gender identity, marital status, nationality, race, religion, sexual orientation, and socioeconomic status. We continually challenge ourselves, and others, in an environment of mutual concern and respect for the free expression of all individuals.

---> Statement of Commitment to Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander People

The Space, located in Prahran, Melbourne, Australia, hereby acknowledges the traditional custodians of the land on which we operate, the Wurundjeri people of the Kulin Nation, and pays respect to their elders, past, present, and emerging.

As a dance studio committed to fostering an inclusive and diverse community, we recognize the unique and rich cultural heritage of Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander peoples. We are dedicated to promoting and celebrating their history, traditions, and contributions to the arts.

This commitment is an ongoing journey, and we acknowledge that there is always more to learn and do. We invite feedback and engagement from our community to help us improve and deepen our understanding of Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander cultures.

The Space commits to actively promoting reconciliation, cultural respect, and a strong sense of community that embraces the diversity and uniqueness of Australia's First Nations peoples.


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Available for Parties

    What you get
    Base Party Package!

    A 2.5hr Dance Studio Hire
    Your very own personalised party host!
    A super cool dancer teacher for a 1.5hr dance class and party games
    Choose a dance style: Disco, Hip Hop, Jazz, Ballet, Contemporary, Breakdance or Acrobatics
    Invitation template to print at home for your guests
    Birthday present for birthday boy/girl.
    Each party guest receives a FREE trial to any of our KTY dance classes at The Space
    Tables and Chairs
    Add To Your Party!

    Bring your own decorations and party food**
    Bring your own party games the host can run for you!
    Please let us know prior to your birthday day if you are adding any of the above to your party!
    Please note: The Space does not currently have any heating or refrigeration facilities.

    What it costs:
    Here are the prices for our Base Party Packages! Prices are based on the number of children attending.

    10 - 20 Kids - $425
    20 - 30 Kids - $465
    30 - 40 Kids - $495
    *Extra fees may apply if more staff are required for the booking
    EXTRAS! Looking to make your Birthday a little extra? Check out these add ons!

    Extra Fee if using the Skydeck - $100
    Extra Room Hire - $20 per half hour
    Extra Time With The Dance Teacher - $30 per half hour
    Face painter - $50 per half hour (min 2hr booking)
    Disco Lights - $60
    Birthday Extras can be added to the booking at anytime, but must be finalised by the final payment due date (5 days before booking date)


Hosts parties at their venue

Where to find us

Prahran East VIC 3181, Australia


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The Space Dance & Arts Centre

Prahran East · 2-19 years old

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