ContempraDance School is the area’s most comprehensive state of the art dance facility with spacious studios including sprung and marley floors, high open ceilings with track lighting, spacious dressing and waiting areas and convenient parking for parents and students with easy access to shopping. ContempraDance School, owned by director Gail Vartanian, offers more then 60 classes per week to adults, teens and children in ballet, jazz, modern, hip hop, tap, funk, break dancing, pre-dance, acrodance, contemporary lyrical, pointe, boys ballet workout, Lil princess creative dance as well as yoga. ContempraDance School is voted the Best of Philly, by Philadelphia magazine, "Best Dance Studio in the Main Line" by Main Line Life and Main Line Times and Nickelodeon's Parents Pick Choice Award. The School offers various levels of classes for dancers from beginners to professionals and is dedicated to providing instruction in a warm and caring environment.

ContempraDance School is the home of the critically acclaimed, ContempraDANCE Theatre Company, a professional Dance Company founded in 1993 by artistic director, Gail Vartanian. The Company performs throughout Philadelphia and surrounding areas. For more information about upcoming performances, check out the company website at

ContempraDance School has a pre-professional student company, Contempra Youth Dance Ensemble formed in September 2003. These dancers range in age from 7-17. They are selected through an audition process and perform throughout the year in ContempraDANCE Theatre’s hilarious holiday spoofs, “Philly-Nutt-Crak-Up”, Youth Regional Dance Festival, Disney World and various community events. For more information on the junior division, check out the youth dancers section or call: 610.225.3007.


375 West Lancaster Ave, Strafford Shopping Center
Wayne, PA 19087