Student News

Keep up-to-date with all of the latest Academy news including student achievements, class updates, and holiday information.

A weekend with Revival Arts Photography June 19, 2016

It’s always a pleasure to spend the weekend with the wonderful staff of Revival Arts Photography.  We spent many hours together taking hundreds of photographs of our students wearing hundreds of costumes.  The weekend ran seamlessly.  We can’t wait to see the results!

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Happy Father’s Day

Happy Father’s Day to all of our wonderful dads!  Illustration by Snezhana Soosh. The artist is Ukrainian Snezhana Soosh.  Her illustrations can be viewed and shared athttp://vskafandre.com/app/#/home or https://www.instagram.com/vskafandre/ – only a few are currently available for sale as she is expecting to release a book of illustrations soon.

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A Day at the MAC Children’s Festival 2016 June 12, 2016

Thank you so much to the Mission Arts Council for organizing such wonderful day!  Another fantastic local community event today at Heritage Park.   We thoroughly enjoyed it! Enjoy the full videos on our Vimeo Site

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FVAD with the Pacific Mennonite Children’s Choir June 3, 2016

Our Pre-Professional Academy students had a wonderful evening performing with the Pacific Mennonite Children’s Choir’s concert “Folk Songs Near and Far” at the South Abbotsford Church.  Thank you to FVAD teacher Anton Lykhanov for all of his work in preparing our students for this event.   We are so pleased with this new collaboration and look forward […]

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An evening with Joy Vox Community Choir May 29, 2016

A wonderful new collaboration with Liisa Nessim and Joy Vox Community Choir began this evening as we performed The Piano with Joy Vox, and presented excerpts of a West Side Story medley. Enjoy the full videos on our Vimeo site

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The Simplicity of the Pirouette May 26, 2016

The complexity of the thoughts and movements that need to be considered in order to execute a correct pirouette are very nicely summed up in this excellent illustration Notes on Pirouettes by A Ballet Education.  Visit their site for more of these wonderful sketches.

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