Community Programs

Join Central Alberta’s Leader in Dance Education for our exciting fall classes!

Competitive programming (Ages 5-18)

We are always recruiting dancers for our award winning competitive teams. Contact us for a

free consultation, private assessment or check out upcoming open audition information here!

Community programming (click on individual headings for further class details and to register)

Introduction to Dance (Age 3)

Using instruments, props, and themes, young students will be introduced to the basis of creative movement. This fun, six-week class will get your child up and grooving and is designed to instill a love of music and dance in your pre-schooler.

(3 years)    6 weeks
 

SATURDAY CLASS: 11:00AM - 11:30AM

Session 1: September 9, 16, 23, 30, October 14 & 21, 2017

Session 2: October 28, November 4, 18, 25, December 2 & 9, 2017

Session 3: January 13, 20, 27, February 3, 10 & 24, 2018

CLICK HERE to get registered TODAY!

 

Pre-Competitive (Ages 4-7)

REQUIREMENTS

  • No Audition
  • No Experience Required
  • New Dancers will be placed based on age and moved if required.

Dancers in the Pre-Competitive Program will be provided with a recommendation for level for the subsequent year at the end of the season.

Note:  Our minimum class size requirements are 6 dancers. Strive Dance Academy reserves the right to cancel classes due to insufficient enrollment.

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LEVEL ONE
Dancers 4 years old (Playschool Age)

An enjoyable yet structured dance program for 4 (as of September) to 7 year olds. No dance experience is necessary. Introducing the basics of Tap and Ballet as well as encouraging creative movement and discovering the joy of dance. This program is designed as an introduction for young dancers and families to Strive and provides a set of stepping-stones into the Strive competitive program. This program runs in two separate semesters - September to December and January to May.  

  • 1 Hour Ballet/Tap Combination Class
  • 2 Semesters; Sep-Dec & Jan-June
  • 2nd Semester registrants will have 1 Dance in the year end show (genre at the discretion of the teacher)
  • No Competitions/No Exams

 * Early Bird Pricing
SEMESTER 1 - $300 (*$275)
SEMESTER 2 - $365 (*340)

Sign up for BOTH semesters and make 9 monthly payments: $89.25 

(Early Bird pricing) 10 monthly payments: $83.42

*Note: Above INCLUDES Costume Fee, Competition Fee, & GST.

 

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LEVEL TWO - 1/2 SEASON PROGRAM
Dancers 5-6yrs (Kindergarten & Grade One)

  • 90min class -45 min Ballet & 45min Tap
  • Session 2 will perform 1 Dance in the year end show (genre at the discretion of the teacher).
  • Session 2 will have costume fees
  • There is no competition associated with either semester for this class

* Early Bird Pricing

Semester One - 13 Weeks (Sep-Dec): $435 (*$410)

Semester Two - 16 Weeks (Jan-May): $525 (*500)

Semester One 4 Monthly payments (including GST): $120.75 (or $114.19)

Semester Two 5 Monthly payments (including GST): $126 (or $120.75)

*Note: Above INCLUDES Costume Fee, Competition Fee, & GST.

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LEVEL TWO - FULL PROGRAM

Dancers 5-6yrs (Kindergarten & Grade One)

  • 90min class - 45 min Ballet & 45min Tap
  • This class will perform 1 dance in the year end recital. There will be 'Costume Fees' with this class.
  • This class will attend one local competition & perform 1 dance. There are 'Competition Fees' associated with this level.

*Early Bird Pricing

Full Program Tuition - 29 Weeks (Sep-May): $960 (*$910)

9 Monthly payments (including GST): $126.58 ($120.75)

*Note: Above INCLUDES Costume Fee, Competition Fee, & GST.

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LEVEL THREE
Dancers 7-8 yrs (Grade 2 & 3)  

  • 45 Min Ballet, 45 Min Tap, 45 Min Jazz
  • Full Season Program Sep-June
  • 2 Dances in the year end show
  • 1 Local Competition
  • Exams at teachers discretion

*Early Bird Pricing

Full Year - 29 Weeks (Sep-May): $1400 (*$1370)

9 monthly payments (including GST): $192.50 (*$189)

*Note: Above INCLUDES Costume Fee, Competition Fee, & GST.

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LEVEL FOUR  
Dancers 9-11 yrs (Grade 4, 5 & 6)   

  • 1 Hour Ballet, 45 Min Tap, 1 Hour Jazz
  • Full Season Program Sep-June       
  • 2 Dances in the year end show
  • 1 Local Competition
  • Exams at teachers discretion

*Early Bird Pricing

Semester One & Two - 29 Weeks (Sep-May): $1700 (*$1670)

9 monthly payments (including GST): $233.33 (*$229.83)

*Note: Above INCLUDES Costume Fee, Competition Fee, & GST.

ADDITIONAL OPPORTUNITIES

Dancers in the Pre-Competitive Program in Level 2 and up, that would like a little bit more, are also invited to enroll in optional Stretch/ Strength classes and Acro classes.

To get registered for any of these Pre-Competitive Levels please contact the office today at 403-346-0004.  We will be opening up Registration for the 2017-18 season soon.

 

Adult (Ages 18+)

If you are looking for a fun way to improve your fitness, increase

coordination, and meet new people, our adult dance classes are for you! These classes provide

a great workout for those looking to increase fitness while enjoying the art of dance. Classes will

incorporate training from tap, ballet, lyrical, jazz, and basic stretch/strengthening classes.

Adult classes also provide valuable cross-training opportunities for athletes. (Open to adults with

or without dance experience, beginner to advanced level of fitness).

CLICK HERE to view further information about our Adult Classes!

 

Contact us at 403-346-0004 or email info@strivedanceacademy.ca for further information.