Welcome to L's Dance Studio
We aim to encourage pupils to develop their creative side whilst being educated by very experienced teachers with a strong knowledge of the performance industry. Through inspiration, determination and passion, we aim to improve the able body and sustain our fun and exciting classes to all ages, building a strong friendly community at Ls Dance Studio whilst keeping our students fit and active.
We will also be offering exclusive workshops with professional dancers working right now with some of the top dance companies and shows in the UK and Europe. Take a look at our workshops page and sign up and join our mailing list to get all the details of up and coming workshops and events.
Our state of the art studio provides the perfect setting to begin or continue your dance journey. We look forward to sharing it with you.
Toddlers 3+ Ballet & Jazz
A fun & exciting dance class where toddlers get to socialise with other children and begin to learn the basics of dance through ballet & jazz. Using recognisable music, props and games, our toddlers will be bouncing with joy whilst learning to dance, interact & develop!
Juniors 6+ Ballet & Jazz
Fun & energetic dance classes in ballet & jazz, where our juniors get to make wonderful life long friends whilst learning new dance steps & routines to recognisable music from the latest charts, west-end musicals & traditional ballet productions. Whilst learning how to build technique, sustain posture and continue their dance skills, fun choreographic challenges will be given termly to develop their creative minds & social skills.
Adults Keep fit dance
Plymouth’s long awaited adult dance classes arrives! If your a beginner or ex-professional aged 16+, come along to our fun 45 minutes of solid dance, varying from different styles each week to keep you all on your toes! There is no age limit to this class, so come on don’t be shy, come along & make wonderful friends with similar interests! Parent & child dance classes will be introduce in the near future.
Senior Advanced Classes
Advanced Ballet - Advanced Jazz - Contemporary - Commercial
These classes are aimed at advance dancers who want to continue improving their dance ability & fitness. A 45 minute blast of classical ballet using the barre and centre practice to improve the classical technique. Then a 1 hour jazz class, improving fitness, flexibility & learning new choreography to the latest chart music & west-end musical tracks. (Some contemporary classes will be given here also throughout the term).
Private lessons or discounted block bookings are also available.
Why not make that special dance really memorable with our choreographed wedding dances for couples, groomsmen, bridesmaids or family members.
Contact us for further details.
Our Founder Lauren O'Neill
Lauren first started her professional training with The Royal Ballet School’s JA’s that then lead her onto receive a scholarship at Elmhurst School for Dance in Birmingham, in association with The Birmingham Royal Ballet. Elmhurst School for Dance is one of the worlds leading professional dance training institutions. Lauren then progressed her training further by attending Laine Theatre Arts in London for a further 3 years, another excellent institution. Here, Lauren gained her level 6 national Trinity diploma in professional dance and her ISTD Modern dance DDI. Lauren then starred in many productions including the opening for the 2012 London Olympics, a performance for a well known music band at Wembley Stadium and many musical productions including ‘A Chorus Line’ as well as dancing abroad in Paris. Lauren has worked with some of the industries top choreographers, dancers and agencies and continues to stay connected with them.
Lauren decided to move back to her home town of Plymouth and study dance even further. She graduated from Plymouth University with a Bachelor of Arts Degree and has been teaching dance ever since.