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Three Branches -
Mt Pleasant, Sumner
+ Mairehau


Dance classes suited to all abilities for ages 3 years and up.


Welcome to AKDA

Welcome to Azalea Dance Academy, a premier dance studio located in Christchurch. AKDA has three locations, Mt Pleasant, Sumner and Mairehau. We are dedicated to providing exceptional dance education to students of all ages and skill levels. Our experienced and passionate team of instructors - Azalea, Alice, and Charlotte are committed to nurturing creativity and artistic development in a warm and positive environment. With a wide range of genres to choose from, including ballet, jazz, acrobatics, contemporary, and more, we offer both recreational and elite classes to cater to every dancer's needs. Suitable for ages 3 to 25 years. Join us today and discover the joy of dance!


Azalea Keegan

Azalea Keegan started AKDA in 2021 after completing her full time studies in Sydney, Australia. There she gained a Diploma in Elite Performing Arts. Azalea has completed all her major exams including Ballet (RAD, BBO and NZAMD), Jazz, Contemporary, Acrobatics, Hip Hop and Tap. From the age of 5 Azalea has competed in both National and International competitions and workshops winning multiple awards and scholarships. Azalea has performed, choreographed, mentored, taught and directed classes for many years and is now bringing her knowledge to all of the students at AKDA. 

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2024 Term Dates 


Term 1: 12/02/24 - 12/04/24


Term 2: 29/04/24 - 05/07/24


Term 3: 22/07/24 - 27/09/24


Term 4: 14/10/24 - (TBC)


End Of Year Show - Date (TBC)

Booking Form

Use this form to book your classes for the year. Classes have a limited capacity so a message will be sent if there is no availability. Invoices will be sent out in the second week of each Term.

Please select the classes you would like to book

Sumner + Mt Pleasant Classes Only

Ages 3 - 4 years (TINY TOTS)
Ages 5 - 6 years (MINIS)
Ages 7 - 8 years (JUNIORS)
Ages 9 and over (SENIORS)
Elite Squad (Junior) - Invitation Only
Elite Squad (Senior) - Invitation Only

Mairehau Classes Only

Ages 3 - 4 years (TINY TOTS)
Ages 5 - 6 years (MINIS)
Ages 7 - 8 years (JUNIORS)
Ages 9 and over (SENIORS)

Thanks for submitting! You will receive an invoice for your Term Fees on the second week of every Term. 

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