Small Fry Dance Club is renowned throughout the Bay Area for it’s commitment to quality, age appropriate, dance classes for infants, toddlers, and preschool age children. We have won numerous awards over our 9 years in business. Come see why we’re the best!

Small Fry Dance Club

Dance Classes In Our Studio

Classes at our San Mateo dance studio are open to the public. Classes run 7 days per week. Age ranges from 9 months to 5 years. Crawl About, Music & Movement, Dance & Performance, and Brazilian Drum & Song classes are available

Small Fry Dance Club

Dance Classes At Your School

The same award winning classes we teach in studio are taught at preschools all over the Bay Area. Look for your school’s schedule, and register online. Not at your school? Tell your Director about us!

Small Fry Dance Club

Dance Birthday Parties!

Looking for a convenient place to host your next Birthday Party? Small Fry Dance Club offers dance parties on weekend afternoons. Perfect for preschool and young school age children. Make it a memorable party!

Principal Creative & Performing Arts

Have a dancer over age 5?

Dont worry, we have you covered! For dancers over 5 we created Principal Creative & Performing Arts. PCPA offers dance classes for kids, teens, and adults! Same location, same great teachers, same program, just a different name. 

Why Small Fry Dance Club?

  • Multi-award winning program
  • Free trial class for new students
  • Developmentally appropriate curriculum
  • Real dance teachers, not teens, or aides
  • Start classes at 9 months
  • Hassle Free Make Up Classes
  • Sibling & multi-class discounts
  • No required dress code
  • Bi-annual performances
  • Over 80 weekly classes to choose from!

Brazilian Drum & Song

We are proud to have partnered with Mestre Cafu, and his Youth Expressions program from San Francisco. These classes are the precursor to Capoeira. Sing, Dancing, Drumming, and Martial Arts are all part of this amazing Brazilian cultural dance. Mestre Cafu is known world-wide, with programs in several countries. He is also credited with introducing Capoeira to Hawaii. Come learn from a true Master. You won’t find these classes ANYWHERE else on the Peninsula. CLICK HERE to view complete schedule.

Birthday Dance Parties

  • 2 Hour Party
  • Includes 45 min Dance Class
  • Easy Setup
  • Maximum of 20 dancers
  • Dance with your favorite teacher!

Award Winning Dance School

Small Fry has become a Bay Area staple for preschool age dancers. In the past 8 years we have won numerous awards. 

  • Best Dance School – Bay Area Parent
    2011 – 2015
  • Hall of Fame Award – Bay Area Parent
  • Best Dance School – 2011 – 2012
  • Best Dance School –
  • Best School Nominee – Best of the Bay TV 2009