2017.18

Location Name Class Days
Disneyland Parade 2018
Have you dreamed of performing in a Disneyland Parade down Main Street U.S.A.?

We are excited to announce that Creator’s Arts Centre will be travelling to Disneyland December 7-9th 2018 to be a part of Disney’s Performing Arts Program. Specifically, their “Merry Holiday Parade” program. This program is open to all dancers enrolled at Creator’s Arts Centre during the 2018.19 season.

You don't currently dance with us? That's ok! You can still apply!

Applications available now! Spaces are limited! Apply now!

12:00 AM to 12:00 AM
Studio 2
Pre-school Dance: Mommy & Me (18 mths- 35 mths) April - June 2018
The "Mommy and Me" Program is designed for boys and girls ages 18-35 months.

Mommy/Daddy/Grandma/Nanny and child will explore dance and music together in a safe and welcoming environment for you and your little partner. This class is also a great opportunity to meet other new parents in Kelowna.

This short term class runs for 10 weeks, April 3 - June 5. Please wear comfortable clothing and bare feet.

Drop in now available for $10.50 per class
Tuesday
10:30 AM to 11:00 AM
Summer ALL BOYS Dance Intensive
A high energy fast paced program with breakout sessions in Hip Hop, Acro, Tumbling & Tricks and more. All BOYS and ONLY BOYS! Dancers must be 6 yrs by the first day of camp.

An all Boys Ballet breakout session will be offered for those interested. Dancers interested in taking boys ballet with us next season are encouraged to attend.

August 8-10. 9:30-12:00 Daily

**There are no refunds of fees after August 1st. Credits only

$97.50
Wednesday Thursday Friday
9:30 AM to 12:00 PM
Studio 3
Summer Dance Intensive (August 8-10)
Join us for a energizing three day Summer Dance Intensive! Classes include Acro, Jazz, Lyrical & Pom Dance!

Pom combines Jazz, Acro and Cheer using pom poms! This is a great way to get ready for our new Pom Squads that will be offered in the 2018.19 season!

Front walkovers, aerials, handstands and more! Beginner to intermediate levels and small class sizes to maximize learning for everyone. Dancers wanting to be placed in our Accelerated Acro Program next year will have the opportunity to audition as part of this intensive.

Lyrical breakout sessions will be offered to teen dancers 13+ yrs instead of Pom classes if desired.

Once registration is complete, you will be contacted to discuss your current level of training and assigned a class based on level grouping. Dancers must be 6 yrs by the first day of camp.

**There are no refunds of fees after August 1st. Credits only

$195.00
Wednesday Thursday Friday
12:00 PM to 5:00 PM
Studio 3
IMPACT Competitive Workshops & Audition
Students who are interested in our competitive program for the 2018.19 season are invited for a two hour workshop with a guest instructor. Workshops to include Ballet, Lyrical, Contemporary, Tap & Jazz breakout sessions. Upon registration you will be sent a questionnaire to determine your desired competitive disciplines and level.

Students will divided by age for the workshops and audition process. You will be notified of your two hour time slot by June 15th.

Solos, Duets, Trios, small and large group options. At least one year of dance experience is required.
Saturday
9:00 AM to 6:00 PM
Studio 3
IMPACT Hip Hop Crews Workshop & Audition
Students who are interested in our competitive Hip Hop program for the 2018.19 season are invited for a two hour workshop with a guest instructor. Students will divided by age for the workshop and audition process. You will be notified of your two hour time slot by June 15th.

Solos, Duets, Trios, small and large group options. At least one year of Hip Hop experience is required.
Sunday
12:00 PM to 6:00 PM

2018.19

Location Name Class Days
Studio 1
All Boys Hip Hop Technique
All Boys and Only Boys! Focuses on creating a strong base of hip hop technique. This is strictly for boys–ages 8 and up. This class will be a non-competitive class. Competitive Options available outside of regular class time.
Monday
3:45 PM to 4:45 PM
Studio 2
Hip Hop/Acro Combo 6-8 yrs
A fun, high-energy class for big-movers! Students 6-8 yrs. learn the basics of hip hop & acro technique.
Monday
3:45 PM to 4:45 PM
Studio 2
Jr. Tap
Recommendation needed to register. If you are a tap student new to CAC, please contact the office for a class recommendation.
Monday
4:45 PM to 5:45 PM
Studio 1
Hip Hop Technique 1
Hip Hop Technique for dancers aged 9 -12. Dancer's on Boy's Crew, Mini and Jr. Crew are encouraged to register if under 13yrs.
Monday
4:45 PM to 5:45 PM
Studio 1
IMPACT Mini Hip Hop Crew
This competitive class is by audition only. Additional competitive fees will apply. Dancers must also take one other weekly dance class of their choice. Acro and Hip Hop Technique is recommended.
Monday
5:45 PM to 6:45 PM
Studio 2
Inter/ Adv Lyrical
Dancers must be registered in either R.A.D. Foundations, Intermediate Foundation, Intermediate or Advanced 1 Ballet. Dancer must also be training in Jazz.
Monday
5:45 PM to 6:45 PM
Studio 1
IMPACT Jr. Hip Hop Crew
This competitive class is by audition only. Additional competitive fees will apply. Dancers must also take one other weekly dance class of their choice. Acro and Hip Hop Technique is recommended.
Monday
6:45 PM to 7:45 PM
Studio 2
Intermediate II Tap
Dancers must hold a class recommendation to register for this class. If you are a tap dancer new to CAC please contact the office for a class recommendation.
Monday
6:45 PM to 7:45 PM
Studio 1
Hip Hop Technique II
Hip Hop Technique for dancers aged 13+. Dancer's on Sr. Crew are required to enroll.
Monday
7:45 PM to 8:45 PM
Studio 1
IMPACT Sr. Hip Hop Crew ~ Choreo
This competitive class is by audition only. Additional competitive fees will apply. Hip Hop Technique class is also required.
Monday
8:45 PM to 9:15 PM
Studio 1
Pre-school Dance: Mommy & Me (18 mths- 35 mths) Fall Term
The "Mommy and Me" Program is designed for boys and girls ages 18-35 months.

Mommy/Daddy/Grandma/Nanny and child will explore dance and music together in a safe and welcoming environment . This class is also a great opportunity to meet other new parents in Kelowna.

This short term class runs for 10 weeks, September 11- November 13. $ 105 for the fall term. Please wear comfortable clothing and bare feet.
Tuesday
9:30 AM to 10:00 AM
Studio 1
Pre-school Dance: Level 1 (3 yrs) Fall Term
This is a short term program that follows the "Dance to Your Own Tune" Level 1 curriculum created by the Royal Academy of Dance. Students must be 3 years old by October 1st to enroll.

The Fall term will cost $140 and ends with an in-studio Christmas performance on December 15th
Tuesday
10:00 AM to 10:30 AM
Studio 1
Grade 2 Ballet
Grades 1-3 constitute Level 1 of the RAD's graded syllabus provision in the performance of ballet. They are the first three in a suite of eight grades. An entry pathway to Grade 2 is provided by the RAD’s Grade 1 in Dance syllabus. This is a once a week ballet class. This class will use a live pianist.

Appropriate for 8 & 9 year olds new to ballet as well as those who have completed Grade 1 ballet. This class will perform in the year end recital but not participate in spring exams.

Class attire will consist of a Tactel/Lycra blend pinched front Royal Academy of Dance Leotard - Mondor Style # 3546 in color Paradise
Tuesday
3:30 PM to 4:30 PM
Studio 2
Pre-Primary Ballet
This 10 month program follows the Royal Academy of Dance Pre-Primary Ballet syllabus for 5 year olds (IN KINDERGARTEN), teaching the basic dance techniques and movements of ballet. Emphasis on FUN and good dance technique to equip your young dancer with the tools they need to be successful not just in ballet but in a variety of other dance styles.

Dancers will require ballet shoes, pink ballet tights and a pink bodysuit.
Tuesday
3:45 PM to 4:30 PM
Studio 1
Grade 1 Ballet
This 10 month program follows the Royal Academy of Dance Primary Ballet syllabus for 7 year olds ( In Grade 2 in school) , teaching the basic dance techniques and movements of ballet. Grades 1-3 constitute Level 1 of the RAD's graded syllabus provision in the performance of ballet. They are the first three in a suite of eight grades. An entry pathway to Grade 1 is provided by the RAD’s Primary in Dance syllabus. This class will use a live pianist.

Class Attire consists of a Royal Academy of Dance Sleeveless leotard - Mondor Style # 01633 Color Lilac
Tuesday
4:30 PM to 5:30 PM
Studio 2
Jazz A
A fun, upbeat class for the dynamic mover that teaches jazz technique, musicality and coordination. Students who are enrolled in Grade 2 Ballet may register for this class as well as those second and third year Jazz students who hold a class recommendation. Grade 3 ballet students new to Jazz may also register.
Tuesday
4:30 PM to 5:30 PM
Studio 1
Grade 3 Ballet (1 of 2)
Grades 1-3 constitute Level 1 of the RAD's graded syllabus provision in the performance of ballet. They are the first three in a suite of eight grades. An entry pathway to Grade 3 is provided by the RAD’s Grade 2 in Dance syllabus. All students in this class will participate in a R.A.D. class award with some dancers considered for an R.A.D examination. Extra exams fees will apply. This class will use a live pianist. Student must register for both days of Grade 3 ballet to participate. Appropriate for 9 -12 year olds new to ballet as well as those holding a class recommendation.

Class attire will consist of a Tactel/Lycra blend pinched front Royal Academy of Dance Leotard - Mondor Style # 3546 in color Paradise
Tuesday
5:30 PM to 6:30 PM
Studio 2
IMPACT Technique Class
This class is designed for our IMPACT competitive dancers. We advise that learning good dance technique is essential to a student’s success, and that while taking classes that focus on choreography is fun; taking only those types of classes does not necessarily make a student a skilled dancer. Therefore we offer this program for our competitive students who want to study dance on a more serious level. Classes such as these will ensure a dancer’s longevity, prevent injuries, build strength and flexibility, and refine movement quality. All of which provide technically skilled dancers with the ability to dance using correct body placement and alignment and beautiful lines. (NON PERFORMING)
Tuesday
5:30 PM to 6:30 PM
Studio 1
Intermediate Ballet ~ Year 2 (1 of 3)
This is a continuation of the Intermediate class from the 2017.18 Season. Student must hold a class recommendation from the Ballet Director to enroll in this level.
Tuesday
6:30 PM to 7:45 PM
Studio 2
Jazz C
For all dancers registered in R.A.D. Foundations ballet. 2-4 years of Jazz experience required. Dancer must take a ballet class to register in this level.
Tuesday
6:30 PM to 7:30 PM
Studio 2
Teen Ballet/Contemporary Combo
This ballet/contemporary technique combo class is designed for experienced teen ballet students plus those currently enrolled in competitive figure skating or gymnastics who are looking for a once a week ballet class. Desiree Bortolussi from Ballet Kelowna will be this season's instructor. Dancer's will perform one piece in the year end recital.
Tuesday
7:30 PM to 9:00 PM
Studio 1
R.A.D. Foundations Ballet Yr.2 (1 of 2)
This class is a continuation from the 2017.18 season and will solidify vocational vocabulary. Dancers will be introduced to the principles of pre-pointe preparations, developing multiple pirouettes and more complicated allegro coordination. Students are required to take 2 days per week at this level. Only those dancers holding a class recommendation from the Ballet Director can register for this level of ballet.

Class attire consists of a Royal Academy of Dance Camisole leotard -Mondor # 3505 Matrix Wide Strap; Color: Aubergine (4E)
Tuesday
7:45 PM to 8:45 PM
Studio 2
Primary Ballet A
This 10 month program follows the Royal Academy of Dance Primary Ballet syllabus for 6 year olds ( Grade 1 in School), teaching the basic dance techniques and movements of ballet. Emphasis on FUN and good dance technique to equip your young dancer with the tools they need to be successful not just in ballet but in a variety of other dance styles.

Class Attire consists of a Royal Academy of Dance Sleeveless leotard - Mondor Style # 01633 Color Lilac
Wednesday
3:30 PM to 4:15 PM
Studio 1
Intermediate Foundation Ballet ~ Year 2 (1 of 3)
This class is a continuation of Intermediate Foundation from the 2017.18 season.
Wednesday
3:45 PM to 5:00 PM
Studio 2
Mini Tap
This is a level I/II class. A great complement for Primary, Grade 1 & Grade 2 Ballet students aged 6-8yrs.
Wednesday
4:15 PM to 5:00 PM
Studio 1
Grade 4 Ballet (1 of 2)
An entry pathway to Grade 4 is provided by the RAD’s Grade 3 in Dance syllabus. All students in this class will participate in a R.A.D. class award with some dancers considered for an R.A.D examination. Extra exams fees will apply. Student must register for both days of Grade 4 ballet to participate.

Class attire will consist of a Mondor Style: 3546 Tactel/Lycra blend pinched front Royal Academy of Dance Leotard; Color Renaissa (RR)
Wednesday
5:00 PM to 6:15 PM
Studio 2
Inter/Adv. Jazz
Students must be attending a ballet level of Intermediate Foundation or Higher and hold a class recommendation for this level.
Wednesday
5:00 PM to 6:00 PM
Studio 2
Intermediate I Tap
Dancers must hold a class recommendation to register for this class. If you are a tap dancer new to CAC please contact the office for a class recommendation.
Wednesday
6:00 PM to 7:00 PM
Studio 1
Intermediate Ballet ~ Year 2 (2 of 3)
This is a continuation of the Intermediate class from the 2017.18 Season. Student must hold a class recommendation from the Ballet Director to enroll in this level. Class Attire is a Mondor # 3505 Matrix Wide Strap; Color: Aubergine (4E) Dancers may wear the matching skirts for the more contemporary variation or a tutu for the classical variation.
Wednesday
6:15 PM to 7:30 PM
Studio 2
Teen Jazz
An upbeat, fast-paced class geared towards helping the dancer develop technique, with the emphasis on strength, posture, alignment, extensions and control. Teens new to Jazz can register for this class as well as those holding a class recommendation. No Ballet required.
Wednesday
7:00 PM to 8:00 PM
Studio 1
Adv. 1 Ballet
R.A.D. Advanced 1 syllabus class
Wednesday
7:30 PM to 9:00 PM
Studio 2
Teen Lyrical
Lyrical class for dancers 13+. Dancers must also be enrolled in Teen Ballet/Contemporary or Teen Jazz to register for this class.
Wednesday
8:00 PM to 9:00 PM
Studio 1
Contemporary B
Students aged 10-13 who have under 2 years experience in contemporary. Recommended for dancers in Grade 4 ballet. Contemporary dance explores a broader range of natural movements then those of classical ballet. Emphasis is placed on movement deriving from the expression of inner feeling. In this class, students will explore contraction, release, falls, floor work, jumps, turns, and improvisational movement.
Thursday
3:45 PM to 4:45 PM
Studio 2
Grade 3 Ballet (2 of 2)
Grades 1-3 constitute Level 1 of the RAD's graded syllabus provision in the performance of ballet. They are the first three in a suite of eight grades. An entry pathway to Grade 3 is provided by the RAD’s Grade 2 in Dance syllabus. All students in this class will participate in a R.A.D. class award with some dancers considered for an R.A.D examination. Extra exams fees will apply. Student must register for both days of Grade 3 ballet to participate. Appropriate for 9 -12 year olds new to ballet as well as those holding a class recommendation.

Class attire will consist of a Tactel/Lycra blend pinched front Royal Academy of Dance Leotard - Mondor Style # 3546 in color Paradise
Thursday
3:45 PM to 4:45 PM
Studio 2
All Boys Ballet
A program created for any boy who loves to move. This program provides an introduction to the physical elements of male dance. Classes are characterized by fun, energetic, and athletic movement. Once registration is completed, dancers will be grouped by age and experience. Taught by Chris Larsen, your son will have the opportunity to gain high level training from the only male R.A.D. certified ballet teacher in the Okanagan area

Thursday
4:45 PM to 5:45 PM
Studio 1
Jazz B
Teaches jazz technique, musicality and coordination. Designed for Grade 3 and 4 Ballet Students with under 4 years of Jazz Training. Dancer must take ballet to register in this level.
Thursday
4:45 PM to 5:45 PM
Studio 1
Grade 4 Ballet (2 of 2)
An entry pathway to Grade 4 is provided by the RAD’s Grade 3 in Dance syllabus. All students in this class will participate in a R.A.D. class award with some dancers considered for an R.A.D examination. Extra exams fees will apply. Student must register for both days of Grade 4 ballet to participate. This class will have a live pianist

Class attire will consist of a Mondor Style: 3546 Tactel/Lycra blend pinched front Royal Academy of Dance Leotard; Color Renaissa (RR)
Thursday
5:45 PM to 6:45 PM
Studio 2
R.A.D. Foundations Ballet Yr.2 (2 of 2)
This class is a continuation from the 2017.18 season and will solidify vocational vocabulary. Dancers will be introduced to the principles of pre-pointe preparations, developing multiple pirouettes and more complicated allegro coordination. Students are required to take 2 days per week at this level. Only those dancers holding a class recommendation from the Ballet Director can register for this level of ballet.

Class attire consists of a Royal Academy of Dance Camisole leotard -Mondor # 3505 Matrix Wide Strap; Color: Aubergine (4E)
Thursday
5:45 PM to 6:45 PM
Studio 1
Inter/Adv. Contemporary
Dancers at the Intermediate Foundation level of ballet and up are invited to take this contemporary class.
Thursday
6:45 PM to 7:45 PM
Studio 2
Jumps & Turns Technique
Ballet, Jazz and Lyrical dancers! This technique class will increase your flexibility, strength, endurance, and enhance proper dance techniques. Emphasis on teaching the proper building blocks for jumps, leaps, and turns. If you are an IMPACT company member competing in Jazz or Lyrical this season, this class is highly recommended. (NON PERFORMING)
Thursday
6:45 PM to 7:45 PM
Studio 2
Intermediate Foundation Ballet ~ Year 2 (2 of 3)
This class is a continuation of Intermediate Foundation from the 2017.18 season.
Thursday
7:45 PM to 9:00 PM
Studio 1
Intermediate/Adv.1 Ballet (Open Class)
An open ballet class for Intermediates Yr 2 & Adv 1. Students This is a required class as part of your weekly ballet instruction. Dancers may wear any color bodysuit to this class.
Thursday
7:45 PM to 9:00 PM
Studio 2
Intermediate Foundation Ballet ~ Year 2 (3 of 3)
This class is a continuation of Intermediate Foundation from the 2017.18 season.
Friday
3:45 PM to 5:00 PM
Studio 1
POM Squad/Jazz 6-8 yrs
A fun, high-energy Jazz based class for students 6-8 yrs. Learn the basics of Jazz and Pom technique. Pom combines Jazz, Acro and Cheer using pom poms! Dancer's participating in the Disneyland Parade should register here if not already taking another Jazz class.
Friday
4:00 PM to 5:00 PM
Studio 1
Acro A
Acro is a genre of dance which incorporates elements of gymnastics, jazz, tumbling, and basic contortion. Students learn Acrobatic tricks such as handstands, cartwheels, bridges and elbow stands. Acro is a dance-based art meant to compliment a student’s dance training. It is not recommended for students who are not taking other styles.

This level is open to new acrobatique students aged 9+ and those holding a class recommendation for this level. Dancer's involved in a POM Squad or Hip Hop Crew are encouraged to enroll.
Friday
5:00 PM to 6:00 PM
Studio 2
Acro B
Acro is a genre of dance which incorporates elements of gymnastics, jazz, tumbling, and basic contortion. Students learn Acrobatic tricks such as back and front walkovers, one handed cartwheels, partner tricks. Acro is a dance-based art meant to compliment a student’s dance training. It is not recommended for students who are not taking other styles.

This level is open to new acrobatique students aged 12+ and those holding a class recommendation for this level. Dancer's involved in a POM Squad or Hip Hop Crew are encouraged to enroll.
Friday
5:00 PM to 6:00 PM
Studio 2
Adv. 1 Ballet
R.A.D. Advanced 1 syllabus class
Friday
5:00 PM to 6:15 PM
Studio 1
POM Squad A
A fun, high-energy jazz based class for students 9-11 yrs. Learn the basics of Pom technique. Pom combines Jazz, Acro and Cheer using pom poms! Squad members are highly encouraged to also enroll in an Acro or Jazz class. Dancer's participating in the Disneyland Parade should register here if not already taking another Jazz class.
Friday
6:00 PM to 7:00 PM
Studio 2
Contemporary A
Students aged 10-13 who have under 3 years experience in contemporary. Contemporary dance explores a broader range of natural movements then those of classical ballet. Emphasis is placed on movement deriving from the expression of inner feeling. In this class, students will explore contraction, release, falls, floor work, jumps, turns, and improvisational movement.
Friday
7:15 PM to 8:15 PM
Studio 1
POM Squad B
A fun, high-energy jazz based class for students aged 12+. Learn the basics of Pom technique. Pom combines Jazz, Acro and Cheer using pom poms! Squad members are highly encouraged to also enroll in an Acro class. Dancer's participating in the Disneyland Parade should register here if not already taking another Jazz class.
Friday
7:15 PM to 8:15 PM
Studio 1
Saturday Pre-school Dance: Level 1 (3 Yrs) Fall Term
This is a short term program that follows the "Dance to Your Own Tune" Level 1 curriculum created by the Royal Academy of Dance.

Dancers must be 3 years old by October 1st and fully potty trained. The Fall term will cost $140 and ends with an in-studio Christmas performance on December 15th
Saturday
9:00 AM to 9:30 AM
Studio 2
Accelerated Acro
An Accelerated Acro class for students who have auditioned for and been accepted into our Accelerated Acro Program. To be considered, dancers must also register for the Acro Conditioning class ( unless they are conditioning elsewhere during the week). To audition for this program, please register for the Summer Dance Intensive in August or book a private audition time.
Saturday
9:30 AM to 10:30 AM
Studio 1
Saturday Pre-school Dance: Level 2 (4 yrs) Fall Term
This is a short term program that follows the "Dance to Your Own Tune" Level 2 curriculum created by the Royal Academy of Dance. (Dancer must be 4 at start of program.)

The Fall term will cost $170 and ends with an in-studio Christmas performance on December 15th
Saturday
9:30 AM to 10:15 AM
Studio 1
Saturday Pre-Primary Ballet (5 yrs) Fall Term
This short term program follows the Royal Academy of Dance Pre-Primary Ballet syllabus for 5 year olds, teaching the basic dance techniques and movements of ballet. Emphasis on FUN and good dance technique to equip your young dancer with the tools they need to be successful not just in ballet but in a variety of other dance styles.

This Short Term class is a great way to introduce your child to Ballet without the commitment of a 10 month program.

The Fall term will cost $170 and ends with an in-studio Christmas performance on December 15th
Saturday
10:15 AM to 11:00 AM
Studio 2
Body Conditioning for Dancers
Body Conditioning classes are designed to increase the dancers core strength and target muscle groups primarily used for developing strong technique. A variety of stretch exercises are introduced to reach maximum flexibility and endurance exercises to increase stamina. (NON-PERFORMANCE)

Required for students who have auditioned for and been accepted into our accelerated acro program. Dancers 11+ in other disciplines ( ie: Hip Hop Crew, Ballet,) who are looking for a conditioning class may also register here.
Saturday
10:30 AM to 11:15 AM
Studio 1
Saturday Primary Ballet "B"
This 10 month program follows the Royal Academy of Dance Primary Ballet syllabus for 6 year olds ( Grade 1 in School), teaching the basic dance techniques and movements of ballet. Emphasis on FUN and good dance technique to equip your young dancer with the tools they need to be successful not just in ballet but in a variety of other dance styles.

Class Attire consists of a Royal Academy of Dance Sleeveless leotard - Mondor Style # 01633 Color Lilac
Saturday
11:00 AM to 11:45 AM