What We Do?

You are looking to socialize, have fun, get fit, loose weight, getting married...?
Find a fun dance class for your child, Teen?

WE ARE THE ONLY "DANCE CLUB" in Galway with a pass option to take as many classes as you wish.

    We offer:
  • Dance courses for children & adults
  • Loose weight program
  • Wedding preparation
  • Hens, stags fun dance session
  • Special Day "crash course" to learn to dance better in one day
  • Private classes (wedding preparation, dance interviews or contests, to gain confidence and improve quickly your dancing
  • Vouchers for presents
  • Students, unumployed special exchange as a class paid by a service instead of €...
  • Rent of the Dance studio
  • Holiday Camp for children
  • Art exhibition's space
  • Dance Holidays in Cuba

  • TAP


- Tap (on 28th Sept at 8.30pm) 6pm afterward
- Flamenco Adults 8.30pm.to book
- Hip-hop fitness Adults 7.30pm
- Ballet Adults 8.15pm (1h 1/4) 
- Belly Dance 7.30pm 
- Loose weight program 1pm. to book
- Burlesque fitness & Contemporary Adults 6.30pm
- Waltz & jive (country) Adults .7.30pm. every 6 weeks,to book
- Waltz & Jive Advanced  8.30pm to book
- Senior citizen dancing 1pm. to book
Salsa level 1 (Beg.) 7pm to 8.30pm / level 2 at  7.30pm to 9pm /  Bachata (all level) 8pm / Salsa level 3 at 8.30pm to 9.30pm / social drink 9pm / Salsa level 4 at  9.15pm to 10.30pm /  Rueda 10pm
- Ballroom, Fox Trot & Chachacha Adults 7.30pm to book
- Sean-nos 6.30pm (day & time can be changed to suit better)
- Tango Adults 4pm
  Wedding preparation
- private sessions on days & time to suit


- Teens Hip-hop 6.30pm - 7.30pm
- Creative Ballet Children 4yrs - 6yrs at 4.45pm - 5.30pm

- Ballet Children 8yrs up at 5.15pm - 6.15pm
- Hip-hop kids Children (5yrs - 7yrs) 9.30am
- Hip-hop children (8yrs -12yrs) 10am
- Creative Dance Tots (from 2yrs 1/2) & Mums 11.15am
- Creative Ballet Children (4yrs - 7yrs) 12 noon
- Ballet Children (7yrs up) 12.30pm


project 1


TuesdayBallet Adults 8.15pm (1h 1/4)
ThursdayCreative Ballet Children (4yrs - 6yrs) 4.45pm - 5.30pm
Ballet Children 8yrs up at 5.15pm - 6.15pm
SaturdayToddlers dancing 11.15am
                    Creative Ballet Children (4yrs - 7yrs) 12noon
Ballet Children (7yrs up) 12.30pm

Ballet is especially good to develop poise and grace, strength and balance, confidence and expression, harmonious muscles and body good posture, fitness and resistance, coordination and gesture memory.

These qualities are important and used all through out life. Poise and grace will help in social events, strength and balance is needed in all sport or movement demanding a physical action, confidence and expression is essential for interviews, harmonious body to feel good about yourself, good posture is important to avoid back and body problems, fitness and resistance is required in all body activity, coordination and movement memory necessary in many action such as driving, work and factory work etc...

Ballet should be considered as essential in the education of children (boys and girls) for the above beneficial and not only as a "distraction, an amusement"

Ballet is a specific academic dance form and technique which is taught according to specific methods, various styles of ballet and different techniques. Works of dance choreographed using this technique are called ballets, and usually include dance, mime, acting, and music (usually orchestral but occasionally vocal). Ballet is best known for its unique features and techniques, such as """pointe""" work, turn-out of the legs, and high extensions; its graceful, flowing , precise movements; and its ethereal qualities.

project 2

Waltz - Jive, Wedding Preparation,

& Ballroom

7 days a week   Wedding 1st dance private sessions time to suit
7 days a week   Hens dance session (time to suit)

WednesdayWaltz & jive (country) Adults 7.30pm. to book
                    Waltz & jive (country) Advanced 8.30pm to book
ThursdaySenior citizen dancing 1pm to book
FridayBallroom (Fox Trot, Chachacha, Slow & Quick steps)                     Adults 7.30pm to book
Sunday         Tango (Argentinean) Adults 4pm

No partner required

The Waltz & Jive taught at the Dance Centre are the "regular" Waltz & the "country" Jive. They are the two essential dances to all social events & weddings.

The Wedding dance is specially made to suit you & the music you choose.

The dances taught at the different Ballroom courses are: Fox trot, quick & slow steps, advanced Waltz, Ballroom waltz, Ballroom jive, Country jive, Salsa, Tango.

Ballroom is a beautiful social dancing allowing to move freely around the floor "lifting" your partner in an exciting and dazzling dance! It is perfect for Wedding 1st dance

Contact the Dance Centre to enquire for the beginning of the courses and availability in courses.

project 3

Bellydance & Flamenco

MondayBelly Dance 7.30pm

MondayFlamenco Adults 8.30pm.to book

Bellydance is a perfect form of dancing for women, strenghthening the abdominal muscles, giving poise & elegance

Bellydance is a western term for an Arabic style of dance developed in the middle east.

The Galway Dance Centre offers classes in Belly Dancing for all levels.

project 4


Course is closed at present due to the leave of the teacher.
Looking for a Breakdance teacher

MondayBreakdance Adults
FridayBreakdance Children

Break dance is a perfect form of dancing for "lively" boys & girls. It will "push" them to their limit & gain physical strength with fun.

Break dance, breaking, b-boying or b-girling is a street dance style that evolved as part of the hip hop movement among African American and Puerto Rican youths in the South Bronx of New York City during the early 1970 s. It is normally danced to funk or hip hop music.

project 5

Creative Dance

Saturday      Creative Dance Tots (from 2yrs 1/2) & Mums 11.15am
Wednesday  Contemporary & Burlesque Adults all level 6.30pm

Creative Dance gives a great pleasure with its flowing free movements, it allows expression & interpretation of the music, building up self confidence.

project 6


Wednesday    adults 6.30pm

The most fun, free dancing but still a good "work out", just try it!


project 7

Funk & Street Dance

Look at Hip-hop page

project 8


TuesdayHip-hop fitness Late Teens 6.30pm
                    Hip-hop Adults beginners 7.30pm
SaturdayHip-hop kids Children (5yrs up) 9.30am to book
Hip-hop Pre Teens 10am
Hip-Hop is one of the dance form that will get you fit, make you loose weight, shape your muscles with lots of fun to the latest music charts.
The classes are for all level.

Slim Fit, all our "fitness" courses (ask us list) will get you a good exercise, it will "boost" your energy but mostly is good fun.
project 9

Salsa, Bachata and Tango courses

No partner required


Classes 1h 1/2 for each level & includes Bachata
Social free drink (mojito rhum cocktail) at 9pm

Salsa Adults Beg 7.30pm till 9pm
                    Salsa Adults Inter 8pm till 9.45pm
                    Salsa Aduls Advanced 9.15pm till 10.15pm
                    Rueda Adults 10.15pm till 10.45pm

Sunday         Tango Adults 4pm all level

dancing is one of the most fun & popular social dance.
Danced to Latin music it is very relaxing, its rhythm makes your body swing into the dance easily.
Its numerous moves will be fun to learn & to perform with a partner.
The Cuban Salsa is also danced in a "rueda" (circle), a caller indicate each move one after an other. It is easy & great fun especially to beginners who can achieve quickly moves & be part of the "salseros"

The Argentinean Tango is a very expressive partner dance to the beautifull Argentinean music. It will "lift" your heart & spirit making you "fly" around the floor with ease!

project 9


SaturdaySean-nos 6.30pm to Book

(time & day can be changed to suit better)

Dancing to the lively Irish music can only bring you joy & raise your fitness. The Sean-nos & Irish Dancing course is unique in this sense.

project 9


WednesdayLoose weight program 1pm. to book
Burlesque fitness & Contemporary Adults 6.30pm

Slim Fit, all our "fitness courses will get you a good exercise but mostly good fun, it can also "boost" your energy or simply gives you more confidence moving and dancing.

project 9


MondayTap Adults 8.30pm on 28th Sept then 6pm onward                             (time can be adjusted to suit better)  to book

Tap is a very lively good fun & energetic dance. if you wish a good lively dance this is it...you will not be disappointed, try one session.

  • project 1


  • project 2

    Ballroom Dance

  • project 3


  • project 4


  • project 5

    Creative Dance

  • project 6


  • project 7

    Funk & Streetdance

  • project 8


  • project 9


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  • project 9


Salsa Holidays in Cuba see below


These are guide lines please contact us to check.


  • Mum & Tot course
  • Trial €10
  • Pay as you go €12
  • 5 weeks Mum & Tots €50
  •     5 weeks unlimited courses €65
  • Young children

    45min classes Term based on €9 per week
  • Children & Teens

    1h classes Term based on €10 per week


  • 1h courses
  • Trial €10
  • Pay as you go €13
  • 5 weeks pass one course €50

    5 weeks Unlimited courses €65
  • Waltz & Jive

                    6 weeks only Waltz & jive course €60                   6 weeks unlimited courses €80
  • Sundays Waltz - Jive crash course €60

1h 1/4 courses

  • Trial €12
  • Pay as you go €15
  •    5 weeks Ballet only €60
  •            5 weeks unlimited courses with Ballet €75


  • Private

    For one €40, For two €60
  • Hens, Stag & special groups

    3-4 people €20 each

    5-6 people €15 each

    7-9 people €10 each

    10-12 people €9 each

    13-15 people €8

    16 people & more €7 each

Children Teens courses:
Children can take other classes of their age group FREE with their term Pass and any class missed can be taken in a parallel course of your choice, as long as you are registered in a course.

One trial class: There is no "drop in" option for children but a child can try 1 class and pay for it, it is €9 for 45min class, €10 for 1h class

The term follows the National School holidays.

Payment for adults & children: All sessions taken must be paid for and up to date, including the 1st class or trial. Cash, cheque or postal order made to Christina Maze, not to "Dance Centre"

Sorry no credit card accepted.

GCD in Cuba

The Galway Dance Centre offers tailor trips to Cuba...Salsa world!
Christina will be happy to help you booking a B&B, where to go out, what to visit, explain you its unique economy using 2 currency in different premises, and with what ever you need to prepare for your holiday.

If your dates matches her holiday you will be welcome to join her out if you wish & share a brilliant time!
If your dates are different she can still organize B&B, dance classes & give you info from here.

For information about dancing holidays in Cuba, please drop us an E-Mail.

Contact Us

Dance Centre location:
We are in the side of Galway called Terryland and we are in a shopping complex called "Terryland Retail Park" beside Dunnes Stores Terryland

In Terryland Retail Park we are in the building in the middle of the Terryland shops' parking. We are above the Wallpaper shop called "colour your world" our floor is painted dark pink. We have black signs above the front glass door & at the back of the building top of the purple fire escape stairs, N.B: In the same building you will find beside us "Aysha" Hair Dresser & on the ground floor the laundry, the frame shop, the medical shop.

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Terryland Retail Park, Galway


+353 87 99 33 070