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+.


We also offer...

Private Coaching

Master teachers Ms. Bernardez-Carret and Mr. Carret are available for private instruction. To arrange your 1-2 hour private sessions, please contact us.

April Break 2021 Intensive

This April Intensive is perfect for dancers wishing to experience classes with our professional faculty, hone their dance skills, or explore their potential for full-time training.

Open House Weeks

TCDC Open Houses take place the last week of each month within the school year.  They  ​offer outside dancers the opportunity to try our training alongside our students and faculty. 


TCDC Summer Intensive 2021

Our two-week summer intensive is designed for junior ( 9 to 12 years old )  and intermediate and advanced dancers wishing to experience concentrated dance training in the heart of downtown Toronto.  Admission is by audition or invitation only .  Contact us by email for complete information on auditions .
The Summer Intensive may also act as an audition for the full-time program.


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.

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



225 Sterling Road Unit 105-M6R 2B2

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