Pro Arté Centre is best known for its commitment to providing holistic
and inspired training to young dancers intending to pursue a career in dance.
Our graduates have been accepted into dance programs and companies within Canada, the United States and Europe including to name a few; Juilliard, Les Ballets Jazz de Montréal, Alvin Ailey Dance Theatre, Ballet BC, Le Jeune Ballet du Québec, Purchase College, Lines Ballet Program, Rambert School, Ryerson University Dance Program, Sheridan College and Toronto Dance Theatre.
Students participating in Pro Arté programs have been awarded BC Provincial titles in the classical ballet, contemporary and stage divisions and have also been recognized for outstanding performance and technical ability in internationally acclaimed competitions in the USA and Europe. Pro Arté sees students achieve high distinction in Advanced 2 level international ballet and modern Examinations with both the ISTD and RAD. Students are also trained for the Solo Seal and Genée Awards.
Our teachers are fully qualified with international teaching accreditations (RAD; ISTD; AFSA International), are actively involved with the International Association for Dance Medicine & Science (IADMS) and “Healthy Dancer Canada” and have been recipients of numerous choreography and school awards at events held in New York, San Francisco, Denver, Dallas, Portland, Seattle and Florida.
Pro Arté Centre Pre Professional Program Students
Photography by Sarah Sedlacek & Leighton Matthews