What we do

We are a dance & yoga space dedicated to creating a sense of passion, poise & artistry in everyone student that enters our doors.


We specialise in ballet, modern, hip hop & tap dancing for children from age 3 and adults both beginners & advanced. We are affiliated with the Imperial Society of Teachers of Dancing.


We are wildly passionate about the traditional forms of yoga namely Hatha, Vinyasa & Ashtanga Yoga. We have our monthly restorative and specialised yoga classes.

Private Lessons

Would you like some specialised attention? We run private lessons at your convenience, as well as workshops focusing on deepening your yoga & dance experience.


Looking to rent space? If you are looking to hire out studio space for any functions or events, with have three studio spaces from which to choose.


Established in 2012

The Art of Movement is a warm and beautiful dance and yoga studio situated in the heart of Emmarentia, Randburg. Established in 2012, we already boast a busy timetable of ballet, modern and tap classes throughout the day for children from as young as 4. Adult classes are available as well. We are an I.S.T.D affiliated studio (International Society of Teachers of Dancing), and host annual examinations, participate in competitions and eisteddfods. We also put on end-of-year productions for all the parents to watch their little dancers on stage. We follow a set syllabus to ensure that our dancers get the correct training and technique of an international standard. The studio has a warm, fresh and positive energy completely suitable for yoga. Equipped with yoga mats, blocks, heaters, and other yoga props the studio is completely user friendly. With space for about 15 people, classes are personal and intimate creating a safe space for you to practice, knowing that the teacher is keeping a watchful eye on you

the TEAM

The people that make us who we are!
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Kelly Botes

Founder of The Art of Movement Studio Ballet, Modern, Tap (ISTD) & Vinyasa Yoga (RYT200h) BA (English lit & Phil); BA HONS (Publishing)
I’m all about teaching passion, dedication, perseverance & the ability to know yourself. I love to aspire people to be as brilliant as they can be and to discover what that means for themselves. I feel the most important people we encounter in our lives are those that teach us how to look inwards and have the courage and wisdom to understand what it will take for us to be exactly who are destined to be.
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jamal shinobi Nova

Hip hop teacher
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Leigh Rodgers

Salsa Teacher
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Robyn & Karin

Hatha & Vinyasa Yoga Teachers (RYS200H)


... cause our students tell us how awesome we are :)