Student News

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

Halloween Dance Days! | Wear Your Costumes to Class October 30, 2015

We’re having Halloween Dance Days! We’re getting ready for Halloween at the Academy. Wear your costumes to classes this Friday & Saturday and celebrate our Halloween Dance Days!

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Royal Winnipeg Ballet School Acceptance October 22, 2015

RWB Summer Intensive Acceptance Congratulation to our Pre-Professional Academy student Marin who has been accepted by the Royal Winnipeg Ballet School for their summer intensive in 2016. Their summer intensive is also the second-level audition for their full-time program in September. Her acceptance followed two days after the auditions were held at the Scotia Dance Centre […]

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Happy Thanksgiving Weekend | Closed for the Public Holiday October 10, 2015

Wishing everyone a very happy Thanksgiving weekend! Classes run as scheduled on Saturday, Oct 10. There are no Nutcracker rehearsals this weekend. The Academy is closed on Monday, Oct 12, for the public holiday.

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More Musical Theatre Classes! October 8, 2015

Our students love Musical Theatre!   The response to our first year of our new Musical Theatre School has been amazing. Our Musicals program is now full. So we’ve added more Musical Theatre classes! Students can now enroll in one-hour Musical Theatre classes on Tuesdays. Students will learn basic stage performance techniques of acting, singing […]

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First Pointe Shoe Fittings | Always an Exciting Day! September 20, 2015

Another set of FVAD students had their first pointe shoe fittings today at Limbers Dancewear in Surrey. With the extensive professional advice provided by Miss Olena, the girls are sure to have the best fit possible.     And with Afternoon Tea provided by Limbers at our own “Fraser Valley Academy of Dance” table, what more could […]

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A busy day of Nutcracker auditions September 14, 2015

On Saturday, September 12, we held the auditions for the younger ballet students who are hoping to participate in this year’s Nutcracker at the Clarke Theatre. It was the largest & best display yet!   From Pre-Primary Ballet and up through the Grades, dozens of enthusiastic ballet students arrived at the Academy to audition for Mr. Carney. […]

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