Nurmijärven tanssiopisto

Nurmijärvi Dance Institute


Nurmijärvi Dance Institute, founded in 1985, is a modern and high-class dance school that offers classes to all ages. We provide tuition in dance according to the national curriculum for Basic Education in the Arts, approved by the Ministry of Education and Culture.. This guarantees you training at the highest level!

We offer a wide range of classes for children from the age of 3 all the way to adulthood. We have studios in Klaukkala, Nurmijärvi and Rajamäki with over 1100 students. The students are encouraged to achieve their dance potential under the guidance of our fully qualified dance teachers – whether they enjoy dancing just for fun or have more ambitious goals in dance. The language of tuition is Finnish.

With a relaxed atmosphere and professional staff, we guarantee the best experience in dancing!

What's new?

Our spring term 2020 has just begun and new students are still welcome to register until 16th Feb. Please follow this link: to register. The registration form is available also in English.

The current weekly schedule can be found here.

Coming up:

7 x Me -production.

This is a collaboration with the Nurmijärvi Music Institute. The production celebrates the 150th years of publishing the Seven brothers (Seitsemän veljestä) by Aleksis Kivi. In this production the young dancers and musicians take a new, fresh and modern look on the topics of the themes of the book. This will be a huge effort for both the dancers and musicians and absolutely a must to see. The tickets are available at

Show times: 1st - 5th February.


Spring recitals theme Re-re-recycle on 15th-23rd May 2020. 

Stage rehearsals 13th-14th May (some rehearsals take place on the day of the show)


Fri 15th May at 19.00

(no shows on 16th-17th May)

Mon 18th May at 19.00

Tue 19th May at 19.00

Wed 20th May at 19.00

Thu 21st May at 13.00

Fri 22nd May at 19.00

Sat 23rd May at 13.00 and 18.00

(8 shows altogether)

By the end of March, we will announce which groups perform in which show.




Term Times 2019-2020

Autumn term Aug 12th – Dec 14th 2019
Spring term Jan 7th – May 16th 2020

Break times (no classes during these times):

Autumn break Oct 9th – 14th 2019
Rememberance Day (pyhäinpäivä) Nov 2nd 2018
Independence Day Dec 6th 2019
Spring break Feb 17th – 22nd 2020
Easter break Apr 10th – 13th 2020
Labor Day (vappu) May 1st

Classes and Registration

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We offer classes in children’s dance, circus & dance, contemporary, ballet, showjazz, street dance, break dance, afro and vogue. Find our timetable here.

Our fees you can find here.

Dance Etiquette and Equipment
When going to class wear appropriate clothing (the instructor will provide more information) and tie back long hair. Watches and jewellery should be removed and mobile phones should be on silent. No chewing gum is allowed.

Please arrive in time when coming to dance classes. Use the restroom before class and wash your hands. Take a water bottle with you to classes. Don’t leave any valuables (like mobile phones) in the changing rooms.

Registration & Cancellation
To enroll for dance classes, please fill in the online registration form (link here). Your registration will be valid for the entire academic year – both autumn and spring terms. Course fees are charged at the beginning of each term. After your online registration, you will receive an invoice by email (sender: Maventa Transactions).

If a student does not want to continue after the Christmas break, cancellations for the spring term must be made by the 12th December 2019 in writing. There will be a cancellation fee of 50 € if the cancellation is not done in time. PLEASE NOTE: All the current students who wish to continue in the term 2020-2021, must re-enroll in May! More information about re-enrolling will follow.

If you wish to cancel your classes in the middle of the term, the course fee is non-refundable. If you register but don´t attend the classes or cancel your registration, you will be charged a cancellation fee of 50 €. Cancellations must always be done in writing, ie. by email.

For new students only: There is a 10 € registration fee to be paid within a week of registration. There won’t be a separate invoice sent for this; please pay this at the office in cash or into our account FI91 5300 0320 0451 86 (receiver: Nurmijärven tanssiopisto, message field: the full name of the student).

Contact Us!

The office is open on Mon 12-5pm, Tue-Thu 12-3pm.

Address: Monitoimitalo Monikko, 2nd floor, Kuntotie 7, 01800 Klaukkala (see map)
Phone: 09 8799284 (office)
Email office:

Our English speaking advisor Linda: 044 5885693,

Account number: FI91 5300 0320 0451 86

The studios are in four different locations in Klaukkala, Nurmijärvi centre and Rajamäki.

Find Us also in:
Instagram: @nurmijarventanssiopisto
Facebook: Nurmijärven tanssiopisto

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