TRAINING, CLASSES & PROGRAMS

Download the 2018-19 Regular Class Schedule here:  2018 08 31 September Schedule

WINTER HOLIDAY TRAINING: 
  • Dates & times:

Intermediate/Advanced Ages 15+: Wed 2nd – Sunday 6th January  10.00am – 11.30am

Grade 4 – Intermediate Ages 10 +: Friday 4th, Saturday 6th & Sunday 7th 12.30 – 2.30pm

  • Private coaching available with Astrid Sherman & Beverley Bagg
  • Fee:  Guest Class fee $15. For privates rate contact registrar@proarte.ca

TO BOOK A SPOT AND COACHING:  info@proarte.ca 

SPRING HOLIDAY TRAINING: 
  • Dates: Monday 25th  – Saturday 30th March 2019
  • Times: TBA Classes & Private coaching
  • Levels: Junior – Advanced/ Dance Camp & Intensive
“NEW”  FOREIGN STUDENT ESL SPRING TRAINING SESSION

Full-Day (with on-site academic facility) or Half-Day program for international students. This technique intensive program is designed for the ESL exchange student program to maximize the success of the individual student in the international dance scene.

Classes include focused training in classical ballet & pointe supported by a strong holistic approach to training with dance conditioning, PBT, pilates and enrichment studies alongside opportunity to broaden stylistically with classes in contemporary, contemporary ballet and modern.

  • 3 MONTHS: April 1st – June 30th 2019
  • Levels: Intermediate Foundation – Advanced Ages 12 – 18
  • Private coaching also available
  • Homestay Options

Contact info@proarte.ca  for more information

PROTÉGÉ PROGRAM 

The Protégé Program is a new Full-Day (with on-site academics) or Half-Day program for students who want to focus on independent, intensive classical & contemporary ballet training.  This technique intensive program is designed to maximize the success of the individual student in the international dance scene.

Classes include focused training in classical ballet & pointe supported by a strong holistic approach to training with dance conditioning, PBT, pilates and enrichment studies alongside opportunity to broaden stylistically with classes in contemporary,    contemporary ballet and modern.

Intermediate & Advanced levels for Ages 12+.

  • Training hours may be done with a commitment to full program training or on a drop-in basis (charges per class are higher).
  • 5 days Half Day Training / 14.5hrs required, 20 hrs recommended
  • Class size is limited to 7-9 students in each level and preference will be given to those taking the full program.
  • Students may select to participate in competitive group choreography, but this is not mandatory.
  • We do recommend that students take additional High School accreditation examinations in the RAD and ISTD methods.
  • Students may select their own festival/competitions to attend.
  • Students may have outside choreographers.
ACCELERATED PROGRAM

This Full-Day (with on-site academics) or Half-Day program is designed to “catch-up” technical vocabulary and the dance aesthetic required for a professional career. Aimed at both the passionate dancer wanting to accelerate their ballet proficiency, and the serious jazz/ contemporary dancer who would like to lean towards more contemporary and contemporary Ballet.

Classes include intense training in ballet technique, pointe technique,  contemporary ballet, modern, contemporary and improv alongside an holistic education and support from the evolving world of dance science. With lectures & training from current dance science teachers and cross training classes in dance conditioning, pilates, yoga, flexibility, PBT  and Barre à Terre to develop a knowledge & understanding, core strength & stability, flexibility & muscular balance  to dance stronger & LONGER!

Intermediate & Advanced levels for Ages 12+.

  • Recommended ISTD Ballet & Modern & RAD Ballet High School Accreditation Examinations
  • Competitive work available if wanted
AFTER SCHOOL STREAMED PROGRAM
Level 1 Program
  • Ballet Grades 1 & 2
  • Ages 6-8 Years

Grade 1 Ballet: 2 Days training program / minimum 4.25hrs
Grade 2 Ballet: 3 Days training program / minimum 4.75hrs

Level 2 Program
  • Ballet Grades 2 & 3
  • Ages 7-10 Years

Grade 2 & 3 Ballet: 3 or 4 days training / 7hrs

Level 3 Program
  • Ballet Grade 4 through Intermediate
  • Ages 9-12 Years

Grade 4 Ballet: 4 Days training program / minimum 9.5hrs
Intermediate  Ballet: 4 Days training program / minimum 10.5hrs

Chloe Campbell photographed by Leighton MatthewsSUMMER PROGRAM: 

Intensive training for serious students.

Audition Required (Video auditions accepted)

  • Levels: Grades 4 – Advanced
  • Ages: 9 – 19
  • Dates: July  15th – August 9th 2019
  • 4 individual intensive training Weeks
SUMMER CAMPS:

For younger students and those new to ballet

  • For the love of dance! (camps for Grades 1 – 3 ballet students)
  • Introduction to dance (ages 3-6)
  • Teen Beginner
  • Adult Beginner

No Audition Required

  • Levels: Beginner – Intermediate
  • Ages: 4 +
  • Dates: TBA