All About wbdc

White Bear Dance Center is an award winning recreational and competitive dance studio.

We offer classes for 1 year through adult.    

Ballet, Pointe, Tap, Jazz, Lyrical/Contemporary, Acro, Hip Hop and Musical Theater classes create a well rounded program.  

We offer summer, Sept-May, and 6 Week Sessions multiple times a year.   Our recreational have many performance opportunities at community events such as Marketfest and Manitou Days Parade.    Both our 6 Week Programs - "Sparkle & Shine", and our Sept-May classes perform at our year end recital.  

We have 2 levels of competitive company with varying levels of time and financial commitment and audition requirements.   These companies perform at competitions and at our year end recital.

We are known for a family-friendly welcoming environment, excellent dance technique, and creativity.



White Bear Dance Center is a 5600 square foot facility.  It houses 5 air conditioned/heated dance studios equipped with floating wood floors with a vinyl composite dance surface, fully mirrored walls, and iPod friendly, state of art sound systems.   We have several studios with closed circuit cameras with observation flat screen televisions for viewing. 

We have a large waiting area for students and parents with free WiFi, snack area, a spacious front desk, and our apparel boutique, Prestige Dancewear.

A large, well lit parking lot, allows for easy pick-up and drop-off in a safe environment.  Close to parks, shopping, and dining makes WBDC a very central location.