Dance

Vantaan tanssiopiston Rikka-ryhmä, Kuva: Pekka J. Heiskanen

The basic education in dance emphasizes the joy of movement and self-expression. It provides you with awareness of body and mind. The aim of the teaching is to enhance the students' natural sense of movement and rhythm through play, music, and creative exercises.

Ballet School Hari was founded in 1977, and it is maintained by the Hakunilan Kulttuuri ry association. The school offers teaching in classical ballet for people of all ages. The study units are situated in Hakunila, Tikkurila, Kartanonkoski, and Simonkallio.

Helsinki Dance Institute is one of the largest and oldest dance institutes in Finland. In Vantaa, the institute provides teaching for 3–17-year-olds. The teaching includes children's dance, contemporary dance, classical dance, ballet, show dance, and street dance. The study units are situated in Tikkurila and Korso.

Vantaa Dance Institute has been providing dance education for over 35 years. The institute offers basic education in dance for people of all ages according to the advanced syllabus and the basic syllabus. The teaching includes children's dance, contemporary dance, ballet, jazz dance, separate groups for boys, visual arts, and theater. Additionally, the institute provides yearly alternating courses in yoga, acrobatics, krumping, afro-jazz, and many more. The study units are situated in Viertola, Tikkurila, Korso, Kartanonkoski, and Myyrmäki.