2017 Dance Performances
Flexpointe Studios Inc.
12:20PM-12:40PM on Stage 1
We are a south Edmonton dance school offering a variety of classes for children and adults. We view dance as a holistic endeavor. We believe dance is not just about fitness and fun, it teaches children valuable skills which will help to create strong leaders.
Celtic Ceilidh Dance Academy
12:40PM-1:00PM on Stage 1
The Celtic Ceilidh dancers are based in Edmonton where they study the traditional dance forms of Highland and Irish. These dancers compete and perform regularly at many exciting events in Alberta such as Canada Day celebrations, the Alberta Centennial Tattoo, various multi-cultural occasions, and more. The Celtic Ceilidh dancers have also travelled across Canada, the USA, Scotland and Ireland to train and compete, and most recently performed in Disneyland this past May. If you're interested in being part of the Celtic dance world and would like information on how to get started, visit www.celticceilidhdance.com.
Edmonton School of Ballet
3:50PM-4:00PM on Stage 1
The Edmonton School of Ballet & the Vimy Dance Program offers dance training and performance at its best! The school has exceptional training in ballet, jazz, lyrical, modern, tap, hip hop, and flamenco. Our highly qualified staff and fantastic studios are unparalleled in the city. We offer dance classes to children through adults, starting at 3 years old. The Vimy Dance Program offers dance classes to students in academic grades 7 through 12; by audition only.
The mission of the Edmonton School of Ballet & the Vimy Dance Program is to provide each student with professional training which enhances their interest, talent and enthusiasm in reaching their fullest potential. All dance instructors are highly qualified in their specific area of expertise. Our students get exceptional dance instruction with amazing results.
Margaret Flynn, L.I.S.T.D. (Cecchetti Faculty), founded the school in 1967 and is its Artistic Director. The school has been recognized for its excellence in training and guiding students towards a career in dance. Many graduates of the ESB have gone on to careers as professional dancers and teachers.