Author Archives: Carolyne

A Royal Winnipeg Ballet summer July 9, 2016

FVAD student Elle (11) is enjoying her first Professional Division Summer Session at the Royal Winnipeg Ballet School.

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Summer at Canada’s National Ballet School! July 4, 2016

Our Pre-Professional Academy students, Marin (15) and Priscilla (14), ready to begin their first week of the Summer Program at Canada’s National Ballet School in Toronto. The four-week summer program is also the second-level audition for their full-time professional division. This is Marin’s third summer at NBS and Priscilla’s first.  Marin was invited to the […]

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FVAD Students attend International Summer Intensives

Fraser Valley Academy of Dance students are spending yet another summer training at prestigious dance schools across North America after being accepted at every audition they attended this year.  These students will train for four weeks at some of the best facilities in the world, taught by former professional dancers, some of whom were dance […]

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A beautiful backstage moment… June 26, 2016

A beautiful moment shared by our swans on stage just before their performance in Swan Lake (excerpts) at the Clarke Theatre yesterday.

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School Show 2016 – Student Helpers June 20, 2016

The following list contains each Primary School class and which student helpers have been assigned to them for the Primary School Show 2016… Primary Show – Student Helpers For more information and instructions on being a student helper, please read the blog post School Shows – Being a Student Helper.  

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School Shows – Being a Student Helper

Student helpers play a very important role in our Academy performances. In the Primary School Show, we assign two helpers to every class.  They are their helpers for the whole week, helping them change into and out of costume, making sure that they are in the right place at the right time, keeping them occupied with […]

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