Dance 1

Since 2010, Dance 1 has been the premiere dance school of the South Bay.  Developing strength and confidence in girls and boys as young as 3 to pursue dance as pre-professionals.  Dance 1 is proud to be the home of award winning performing companies and Redondo Ballet.


Under the direction of Ms. Francesca Stern, the Dance 1 staff has dedicated themselves to high quality dance education.  All classes are taught by caliber teachers who aim to prepare dancers to be their best safely and responsibly.


Why Choose Dance 1?

At Dance 1, our focus is giving your dancer a powerful, classical ballet and classic jazz education, the strongest foundation on which your dancer can build their technique.  We supplement the classical technique with a well-rounded syllabus of multiple genres to assure that your dancer is getting an elite training to direct them on the road to success.

Our Studio

We have a beautiful, open air-conditioned studio with lots of room to move on a floating wood floor. Dancing on our high-performance floor results in fewer injuries and a longer ability to dance.

Our state-of-the-art location offers:

  • Five studios with floating Russian birch floors
  • Student lounge
  • Homework room
  • Parent waiting area with closed circuit viewing of class rooms
  • Dancewear boutique
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