Classes

Classes

Below is a selection of classes run by Dance Centre members. The Dance Centre is not responsible for the accuracy of these listings - we recommend you contact the company or artist direct to confirm details.

Visit the BC Dance Directory for a comprehensive listing of schools and training around BC.

Dance Centre members, contact members[at]thedancecentre[dot]ca to have your class listed.

ONGOING CLASSES 

Argentine Tango

Argentine Tango with Tango Moderna
Classes on Tuesday evenings. Beginner to Intermediate levels.
Scotiabank Dance Centre, Vancouver 
778.991.3705 www.tangomoderna.com

 

Ballet

Linda Arkelian
Advanced/Int. Ballet on Saturdays (Pointe shoes optional during the last half hour of class), Adult Beginner Ballet on Tuesdays.
Scotiabank Dance Centre, Vancouver
604.469.8794 www.facebook.com/groups/52099500512/  

Goh Ballet Academy
Classes for students of all ages.
Goh Ballet Academy, Vancouver
www.gohballet.com

Vancouver Ballet Society
Periodic ballet masterclasses and an annual spring seminar for ballet students.
Scotiabank Dance Centre, Vanvouer|
www.vancouverballetsociety.ca

DebbieLee Dance Company.
Regular progressive programs for adults, teens and children, beginner to advanced levels.
Scotiabank Dance Centre, Vancouver.  
www.debbieleedance.com  / 604.312.4408 

Loreli Skinner, 2 The Pointe Coaching Club
Classical ballet
Ballet training for pre-professional and recreational dancers and private coaching. Drop in classes and workshops for new and experienced dancers
Scotiabank Dance Centre, Vancouver
2thepointecoaching.com / (604) 828-0643  

Baroque 

Historical Performance Ensemble
Baroque dance, intro and advance levels. Baroque dance is great for improving petit allegro work, stamina, balance, partner work.
604-303-0377 www.historicalperformance.net

Bellydance

Middle Eastern Dance with Maki
Scotiabank Dance Centre, Vancouver
www.makidance.com

Bollywood

Dance Downtown
Bollywood Dance Workshops 19+
$35 workshops | 2 classes
 
 

Children

DebbieLee Dance Company
Weekdays and weekends
Scotiabank Dance Centre, Vancouver
604.312.4408 www.debbieleedance.com

Kids Zumba for boys and girls ages 6-11
with Suzette Lund
Starting October 13 5 - 6pm
Scotiabank Dance Centre
suzettelund.zumba.com  

Classical Indian

Classical Indian dance, Bharata Natyam with Mandala Arts & Culture/Jai Govinda Dance Academy
All levels welcome.
Scotiabank Dance Centre, Vancouver
604.602.1676 www.mandalarts.ca

Contact Improvisation/Improvisation

Contact and improvisation with Peter Bingham
Morning class for professional/pre-professional dancers, evening classes for all levels.
Edam Dance, Vancouver
604.876.9559, www.edamdance.org

Improvisation with Helen Walkley 
A warm-up process begins to mobilize our whole bodies, followed by improvisational structures to develop dynamic range and spatial relationships. 
Edam Dance, Vancouver
www.helenwalkley.com

Contemporary

Working Class
Contemporary dance technique classes for professional/advanced dancers. Periodic masterclasses with visiting artists & companies.
Scotiabank Dance Centre, Vancouver  
www.trainingsocietyofvancouver.ca

Open Contemporary class with Linda Arkelian
Saturday- Floor barre, core strengthening, release work, creative centre combinations.
Scotiabank Dance Centre, Vancouver
604.469.8794 www.facebook.com/groups/52099500512/ 

Polymer Dance Contemporary Dance Troupe
Contemporary technique and improvisation, beginner and intermediate/advanced levels, taught by various teachers.
Age range: 16 +
Hillcrest Community Centre | Moberly Arts Centre, Vancouver
polymerdance.com

Soma Dance with Donna Redlick
Contemporary dance training through methodologies of Bartenieff Fundamentals, Laban Movement Analysis, Release-based techniques.
Friday mornings
Shadbolt Centre for Arts, Vancouver
www.shadboltcentre.com

Flamenco

Al Mozaico Flamenco Dance Academy 
Intro, beginner, intermediate and advanced classes with ‚ÄčOscar Nieto and Kasandra teach
Beaumont Studios | Scotiabank Dance Centre, Vancouver
604.671.9182 ‚Äč www.mozaicoflamenco.com 

Beginner Flamenco with Andrea Williams | Mozaico Flamenco
Learn expressive, dramatic movement & flamenco technique
Wednesdays, April 5-May 24, 7 - 8:30pm (15% discount for DC members)
Scotiabank Dance Centre, Vancouver
www.mozaicoflamenco.com, register@mozaicoflamenco.com

Hip Hop

AE Wild
http://aewiild.wixsite.com/adulthiphopclasses

Japanese Noh Dance and Chant/Kabuki

Tomoe Arts/Colleen Lanki
604 607 5978 www.tomoearts.org

 

Middle Eastern

Tribal Fusion Bellydance with Tania Amaral
Mondays, 6:30-7:30pm
www.facebook.com/tania.amaral.1253
Scotiabank Dance Centre, Vancouver

Nia

Experience Nia with Jasjit Rai
A blending of dance, martial arts and the healing arts.
Vancouver
604.644.9362  joiworks.com

Tap

Vancouver Tap Dance Society
www.vantapdance.com

Ukrainian Dance

Ukrainian Folk-Stage with AUUC School of Dance and Dovbush Dancers  
Children, teen and adult classes. A mix of classical ballet, character dance, partner work, and acrobatics with many performance opportunities.
604.986.3605 www.auucvancouver.ca

Zumba

Zumba for boys and girls ages 6-11
with Suzette Lund
Starting October 13 5 - 6pm
Scotiabank Dance Centre

suzettelund.zumba.com  

General Training

Lamondance Contemporary Training Company
Ballet, contemporary, improvisation, partnering, choreography.
North Vancouver
www.lamondance.com

Modus Operandi
Contemporary dance training program for emerging dance professionals. Audition based.
Scotabank Dance Centre / Harbour Dance, Vancouver 
www.outinnerspace.ca

Shadbolt Centre for the Arts
Modern dance, jazz, ballet and tap classes for adults.
Burnaby
www.shadboltcentre.com