Professional Dance Training for Intermediate and Advanced Dancers

Located in the heart of downtown Toronto, The Carret Dance Conservatory is an elite program dedicated to training outstanding dance artists and athletes in Classical and Contemporary dance.  

At TCDC, we offer Full-time Training, Spring and Summer Intensives, Private Coaching, and more.  


Training Exceptional Dancers

The Carret Dance Conservatory



Classical Ballet

The Classical Ballet Division offers intensive training six days a week.  Daily classes include ballet technique, pointe, classical repertoire, pas de deux, contemporary dance, conditioning and composition.

Recommended for intermediate or advanced dancers aged 14+.

Contemporary Dance

Division offers intensive training six days a week in a variety of contemporary styles and techniques, conditioning, contemporary creation and performance.  

Recommended for intermediate or advanced dancers aged 14+.


Our Faculty

Inspiring and Training Exceptional Dancers

Our faculty are accredited master teachers and dance professionals, dedicated to helping each student develop their full artistic potential in a supportive professional learning environment.

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Mercedes Bernardez Carret

Artisitic Director
Classical Division


Laetitia Clement

Guest Teacher
Ballet, Pointe


Jose Angel Carret

Artistic Director Contemporary Division


Iain Rowe

Guest Teacher
Mens class, Ballet


Saniya Abilmajinova

Ballet, Repertoire