Steffen Dance Studio is an established, much-loved dance studio located on the Mount Pearl/ St. John’s border in Newfoundland. The studio has a stellar reputation for dance training and a staff who are fully committed to inspire and nurture every student.
Owner and Artistic Director, Marie Steffen has been enriching lives through dance for nearly 3 decades. A graduate of The London College of Dance (UK) Marie has dedicated her career to sharing the rewards dance can bring to people’s lives. Many of her students continued into professions in the Arts and thousands more developed a lifelong appreciation for dance and theatre. Marie and her fantastic team are known for bringing out the best in their students, challenging them with high expectations but fully supporting them along that journey. Marie makes a point to hire exceptional former students who also value her philosophy of respect, nurturing and excellence.
We strive to be bring joyfulness and beautiful connections to our students and their parents.
We expertly balance a high-quality, respectful, well-run environment with a family friendly focus.
We teach our student not only how to dance but how to build a team, how to support each other, how to respect their teachers, how to fail and keep going, how one needs to work hard to improve. We have a strong sense of supporting the full child.
Behind our cheery bright yellow door you will find a beautiful custom designed facility which is full of natural light and radiates warmth from everyone inside. Our studios were designed with not only the dancer but their families in mind. Viewing windows extend the full walls of each studio and we have play areas for siblings and lots of seating for parents.