Dance space

Dance training and rehearsal space


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Location info –
Bridewell St, Bristol BS1 2LE
Entrance from Bridewell street, 1st Floor opposite Rough Trade. For class entry please ring the buzzer at Bridewell street and the teacher will buzz you in the space.
The 1st floor is not accessible for wheelchair users. There is a set of stairs leading to Dance Space. For full access information please download our accessibility document.

Dance Space

Bridewell St, Bristol BS1 2LE

Opening times
Monday to Friday: 7.30am – 9.30pm
Weekends: 7.30am – 9.30pm
Call: 0117 376 3457
Fully sprung Harlequin dance floor
PA System Available
Full-Length mirrors
Max capacity: 60 people
Length: 12m
Width: 12m
Private Hire
Booking enquiry:
Price from:
Cost per hour (Individuals)£18
Cost per hour (groups)£25
Cost per day£200
Weekend hire (2 days)£250

20% discount for block bookings, charities and youth groups with a minimum 5-hour same day booking.
Discounts also offered to new classes for a 6 week incubation period.

Our large and centrally located Dance Space runs a variety of regular classes and training sessions, alongside private hires. With full-length mirrors and a Harlequin sprung floor, the studio is perfect for groups to meet and train together. Please contact us if you would like to book the space.

Covid notice

We encourage people to wear masks in our buildings and ask that people do not visit if they feel unwell.

Get in touch with for our full COVID safety measures.

The Dance Studio is the perfect location for filming dance related shoots, productions and adverts. The studio is available to rent and is located near Bristol City Centre making it a central and well connected location for all hires.

In addition, the Dance Studio hosts a number of classes, workshops and rehearsals for dance instructors, theater companies, recreational groups and individuals.

Events at Dance space

Today – 10:00 am

Dance Class
Graham Intensive with Herbert DesLauriers Morning Class

Today – 5:30 pm

Dance Class
Free To Be… Dance Classes with Bethany Kyle

Today – 7:00 pm

Dance Class
Contemporary Technique – 3rd Stage Dance Company

Friday 31st Mar – 11:00 am

A ballet dancer pirouetting in a city location beside a river
Visual Art Class
Ballet To Not Necessarily Ballet Music

Friday 31st Mar – 6:30 pm

Dance Class
Beginner Irish Dance with Horizon Dance Company

Monday 3rd Apr – 11:00 am

Dance Class
Beginner’s Ballet

Monday 3rd Apr – 12:30 pm

Dance Class
Advanced Ballet

Monday 3rd Apr – 5:45 pm

Dance Class
Contemporary Dance with Acrobatics – Intermediate

Monday 3rd Apr – 7:00 pm

Dance Class
Open Ballroom/Vogue Sessions

Tuesday 4th Apr – 7:30 am

Dance Class
VeraFlow with Emily Fry

Tuesday 4th Apr – 6:15 pm

Montage of pictures of people dancing with information on the Modern / Jazz class.
Visual Art dance class
Modern / Jazz Dance Class – Tuesdays 6.15 pm

Tuesday 4th Apr – 7:30 pm

Dance Class
World Fusion Dance

Wednesday 5th Apr – 6:00 pm

Dance Class
Contemporary Dance with Acrobatics – Beginners

Wednesday 5th Apr – 7:30 pm

Dance Class
Intermediate Ballet – 3rd Stage Dance Company