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Adult and Youth Dance Classes

Free Kids Trial Class

Not sure which class is right for your child? We have many to choose from for kids of all ages! From Ballet to Hip-hop and more, take a trial class with us and we'll help you decide.


Getting Started

Whether you’re an experienced dancer hoping to get back on the dance floor or you are putting dancing shoes on for the first time, we will help you get started.


Rent Our Venue

Our rental studio space in Bellevue features hardwood floors, natural lighting, and a whole lot more. This space is ideal for meetings, birthday parties, and celebrations of all kind.


Performance Team

If you’re looking to cultivate your dance skills, our ladies performance team is for you. LaVida Dance Studio is dedicated to building strong and confident high-level dancers.



OUR VALUED COMMUNITY IS WHAT MAKES OUR STUDIO A SUCCESS. See more of our glowing reviews at Listen360!

We have only been to one tango class-however we felt the atmosphere was very welcoming, professional-yet easy going. The breakdown of the steps was very helpful and we were encouraged to dance and figure things out and not just watch the teachers.
I have been truly impressed by the well rounded approach that the instructor used during the first dance lesson with the 3 year old group. My daughter looked like she truly enjoyed the lesson. She happily participated and eagerly repeated the various dance moves. I loved the variety of dancing music and techniques that instructor used during the first dance class. It was fun and very much enjoyable experience for both of us. We hope the LaVida Dance Studio will help our daughter to grow into a confident dancer.

News & Events


Join us in an exciting journey of Trolls, as they go on an adventure to save their friends captured by Bergens and share the meaning of happiness!
★ Trolls Story ★ is an original staged LaVida Dance Studio production choreographed by the studio's director & faculty based on movie Trolls. It is performed by instructors, youth and adult students in various dance styles: ballroom, lyrical, jazz, hip-hop, ballet and more.
This dance production will be an energizing experience of the intriguing story told on stage through the medium of dance, featuring colorful costumes and invigorating music. Each dance, each style represents an idea and tells part of the story. It will be enjoyable and amusing for adults and kids alike! Limited seating is still available for both showings!
Note: this is a kid and family friendly event with age-appropriate costumes, music and moves.

Come with family and friends! RSVP and invite friends

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May 19 at 1pm and at 5pm

Sammamish High Performing Arts Center
100 140th Ave SE, Bellevue, WA 98005

Enrolling now!
Youth programs:
- 2 Much Fun (creative movement) for ages 2-4
- Twinkle Star Dance (ballet, tap, jazz) for ages 3-6
- Top Hats & Tails Boys only (tap, jazz, hip-hop) for ages 4-6
- Ballet for ages 5-adult
- Modern Jazz for ages 6-12
- PopCulture Dance for ages 6-13
- Hip-Hop for ages 6-adult
- AcroDance (acrobatics, dance) for ages 4-14
- Competitive Ballroom&Latin for ages 6-12
- Performance Teams for ages 7-14

Top Hats & Tails Boys Class (ages 4-6)boysdanceclass
Inspired by famous leading men Fred Astaire and Gene Kelly, Top Hats and Tails is an age specific 45 minute all-boys dance class containing jazz, hip-hop and tap. Learn more
Geared toward a young boy’s active and physical nature, the purpose of the class is to introduce young male dancers to the three styles of dance and inspire movement and creativity through jumps & turns.
- Tuesdays 6:00pm - ages 5-6
- Saturdays 12:00pm - ages 4-6

Twinkle Star Dance Classes (ages 3-6)
LaVida Studio is the only studio in the area to offer the award-winning Twinkle Star Dance Curriculum for preschoolers. Students are introduced to ballet, jazz and tap.
- Ages 3-5 Monday 11:15am, Saturdays 11:15am
- Ages 4-5 Wednesdays 4:45pm, Saturdays 9:15am
- Ages 5-6 Wednesdays 5:30pm, Saturdays 10:00am

Performance Team Open Enrollment

Join LaVida's Rising Star Performance Team!

FEBRUARY ONLY. Bring your child ages 8 to 14 for try-out to team training on Tuesdays and Thursdays from 5:00pm-6:30pm. No reservation required. Each season after open enrollment month, we close the class in order to best prepare our dancers for upcoming shows. More info


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We have moved! Starting January 2, 2018, our classes and dance socials will take place at:

Totem Square Plaza 11961 124th Ave NE Kirkland, WA.  Read More