2024 Winter/Spring Season

Name
Days
Location
Tuition
IN-PERSON CCDC Creative Movement
Yvonne Nichols
15-Class Session - Class will participate in an optional showcase for family and friends at the studio at the end of the session.
A class for dancers aged 6-12 with 1:1 volunteer buddies as needed. Get ready to spark your creativity and have lots of fun in this upbeat class! Dancers will engage in creative expression activities through exploration of music, props, and elements of dance (Body, Action, Space, Time, Energy).
*Please note that class ages are a general guideline for registration purposes. Dancers may be placed in other groups depending on needs and support required*

Ages 6 - 12
Saturday
2:45 PM to 3:15 PM
Creative Children's Dance Centre - Toronto
$254.25
IN-PERSON CCDC Teen/Adult Creative Expressions
Yvonne Nichols
15-Class Session - Class will participate in an optional showcase for family and friends at the studio at the end of the session.
An upbeat in-person class for dancers aged 13+ designed to keep our teens and young adults movin’, groovin’, and exploring their creativity! This Creative Expressions class teaches dancers to learn choreography, move in different ways, and appreciate a multitude of music styles through the use of the Elements of Dance (Body, Action, Space, Time, Energy). Freestyle opportunities to develop self-expression and confidence are a key component of this class. This class incorporates dance technique with fun and socialization with peers!
*Please note that class ages are a general guideline for registration purposes. Dancers may be placed in other groups depending on needs and support required*

Ages 13 - 40
Saturday
3:25 PM to 4:10 PM
Creative Children's Dance Centre - Toronto
$406.80
IN-PERSON DE Jazz Bop Kids
Kayla Prior
15-Class Session - Class will participate in 1 recital performance with Dance Elite at FirstOntario Arts Centre Milton. Dancers can join Photo Day on Saturday April 27th at the studio.
An upbeat class for dancers around the ages of 7-10 with 1:1 volunteer buddies (if needed). Designed as an introductory class to Jazz and Hip Hop, and adapted to meet the just-right level of challenge for each dancer. Dancers work on gross motor and locomotor movements through engaging in warm-up, travelling across the floor, and centre dance skills. Dancers have the opportunity to develop coordination, rhythmicity, and social skills with peers. Freestyle opportunities to develop self-expression and confidence are a key component of this class. This is a great upbeat class focused on fun and participation!
*Please note that class ages are a general guideline for registration purposes. Dancers may be placed in other groups depending on needs and support required*
**Time to be confirmed**

Ages 7 - 10
Saturday
11:00 AM to 11:45 AM
Dance Elite Studio for the Arts - Milton
$406.80
IN-PERSON DE Adult Hip Hop
Kayla Prior
This class is full
15-Class Session - Class will participate in 1 recital performance with Dance Elite at FirstOntario Arts Centre Milton. Dancers can join Photo Day on Saturday April 27th at the studio.
An upbeat in-person class for dancers aged 18+ designed to keep our teens and young adults movin’ and groovin’! This Hip Hop style class teaches dancers to learn choreography, move in different ways, and appreciate a multitude of music styles through the use of the Elements of Dance (Body, Action, Space, Time, Energy). Freestyle opportunities to develop self-expression and confidence are a key component of this class. This class incorporates dance technique with fun and socialization with peers!
*Please note that class ages are a general guideline for registration purposes. Dancers may be placed in other groups depending on needs and support required*

Ages 18 - 40
Saturday
11:45 AM to 12:30 PM
Studio #1
Dance Elite Studio for the Arts - Milton
$406.80
IN-PERSON DE Performance Crew
Kayla Prior
IN-PERSON PERFORMANCE CREW - SATURDAYS at DANCE ELITE 12:30-1PM
Experienced dancers who are members of The Dance Ability Movement community (dancers, volunteers, instructors, siblings who dance), all of whom will pay to be a member of the 2022-2023 IN-PERSON Performance Crew. This class is choreography only. All dancers MUST be registered in ANOTHER dance class to maintain their dance technique and connection to DAM community. Invitation from The Dance Ability Movement.
For experienced dancers who love the opportunity to perform! These dancers will gather for choreography classes only, to learn choreography targeted at advocating for dancers of all abilities and enhancing the social movement. Dancers are expected to be committed team members who proudly represent the broader Dance Ability Movement community. Dancers will be called upon to perform at various community events. Dancers participating in the Performance Crew must be registered in or volunteering for at least one other Dance Ability class. Dancers must be available for community performances set-out at the beginning of the year, and be open for future performance opportunities that may arise. Dancers must purchase a Dance Ability Movement T-shirt. Consistent attendance at these classes is important!
Please note the fee is for choreography time/lessons only. Additional costume fee and potential competition entrance fees will apply. - CLASS TUITION FEES ARE POSTED FOR OCTOBER-DECEMBER 2023 (10 classes). CLASS TUITION FEES FOR 2024 JANUARY-MAY WILL BE BILLED AT A LATER DATE. REGISTRATION IN THIS CLASS ASSUMES COMMITMENT UNTIL MAY 2024.
Plan for In-Person Competition in April 2024.

Ages 13 - 40
Saturday
12:30 PM to 1:00 PM
Dance Elite Studio for the Arts - Milton
$203.40
IN-PERSON DE Musical Theatre
Kayla Prior
15-Class Session - Class will participate in 1 recital performance with Dance Elite at FirstOntario Arts Centre Milton. Dancers can join Photo Day on Saturday April 27th at the studio.
A class for dancers beginning at the age of 11+ designed for dancers who enjoy musicals, broadway, and acting! These dancers do not necessarily need a 1:1 volunteer buddy, but benefit from having peer models in the class to learn from and develop social relationships. This class is for dancers who express interest in acting, drama, and dance, and are looking for a FUN way to lip sync to musicals while learning dance choreography!

*Please note that class ages are a general guideline for registration purposes. Dancers may be placed in other groups depending on needs and support required*

Ages 11 - 30
Saturday
1:00 PM to 1:30 PM
Studio #1
Dance Elite Studio for the Arts - Milton
$254.25
IN-PERSON DE Tween Hip Hop
Anastasia Sullivan
15-Class Session - Class will participate in 1 recital performance with Dance Elite at FirstOntario Arts Centre Milton. Dancers can join Photo Day on Saturday April 27th at the studio.
An upbeat in-person class for dancers aged 11-17 designed to keep our teens and young adults movin’ and groovin’! This Hip Hop style class teaches dancers to learn choreography, move in different ways, and appreciate a multitude of music styles through the use of the Elements of Dance (Body, Action, Space, Time, Energy). Freestyle opportunities to develop self-expression and confidence are a key component of this class. This class incorporates dance technique with fun and socialization with peers!
*Please note that class ages are a general guideline for registration purposes. Dancers may be placed in other groups depending on needs and support required*

Ages 11 - 17
Saturday
1:30 PM to 2:15 PM
Studio #1
Dance Elite Studio for the Arts - Milton
$406.80
IN-PERSON DE Creative Movement
Anastasia Sullivan
This class is full
15-Class Session - Class will participate in 1 recital performance with Dance Elite at FirstOntario Arts Centre Milton. Dancers can join Photo Day on Saturday April 27th at the studio.
A class for dancers aged 3-6 with 1:1 volunteer buddies as needed. Get ready to spark your creativity and have lots of fun in this upbeat class! Dancers will engage in creative expression and movement activities through exploration of music, props, and elements of dance (Body, Action, Space, Time, Energy).
*Please note that class ages are a general guideline for registration purposes. Dancers may be placed in other groups depending on needs and support required*

Ages 3 - 6
Saturday
2:15 PM to 2:45 PM
Dance Elite Studio for the Arts - Milton
$254.25
IN-PERSON DE Bridging Steps
Anastasia Sullivan
15-Class Session - Class will participate in 1 recital performance with Dance Elite at FirstOntario Arts Centre Milton. Dancers can join Photo Day on Saturday April 27th at the studio.
An in-person class designed for returning Dance Ability Movement dancers, ages 11+, who wish to focus on developing their Ballet and Jazz technique.  These dancers do not necessarily need a 1:1 volunteer buddy, but benefit from having peer models in the class to learn from and develop age-appropriate social relationships.  Dancers will learn technique and skills based on the Canadian Dance Teacher's Association (C.D.T.A.) syllabus.  Typically dancers registering for this class have been referred by their OT from The Dance Ability Movement or they are interested and ready for a new challenge.
*Please note that class ages are a general guideline for registration purposes. Dancers may be placed in other groups depending on needs and support required*

Ages 11 - 35
Saturday
2:45 PM to 3:15 PM
Studio #1
Dance Elite Studio for the Arts - Milton
$254.25
IN-PERSON DE Rhythm & Tap
Anastasia Sullivan
15-Class Session - Class will participate in 1 recital performance with Dance Elite at FirstOntario Arts Centre Milton. Dancers can join Photo Day on Saturday April 27th at the studio.
A class for dancers beginning at the age of 11+ with 1:1 volunteer buddies as needed, specifically designed to teach tap skills. Tap classes develop skills in rhythmicity, counting music, balance, and coordination, while providing a great source of audio feedback for dancers to learn through hearing their feet move! This is a great option for dancers looking to expand their dance skill set and branch out from the Ballet, Jazz, and Hip Hop styles. Dancers will be required to wear tap shoes for these classes. Seated dancers can join in the musical rhythms too! Ask us for ideas on how to adapt tap shoes or modify tap classes to suit your needs!

Ages 11 - 35
Saturday
3:20 PM to 3:50 PM
Studio #1
Dance Elite Studio for the Arts - Milton
$254.25
IN-PERSON JLSD Creative Movement
Jaiden D'Onofrio
This class is full
15-Class Session - Class will participate in 1 recital performance with June Lawrence School of Dance at the Living Arts Centre in Mississauga on May 11th, 2024. Dancers can join Photo Day on Sunday April 28th at the studio.
A class for dancers aged 3-6 with 1:1 volunteer buddies as needed. Get ready to spark your creativity and have lots of fun in this upbeat class! Dancers will engage in creative expression and movement activities through exploration of music, props, and elements of dance (Body, Action, Space, Time, Energy).
*Please note that class ages are a general guideline for registration purposes. Dancers may be placed in other groups depending on needs and support required*

Ages 3 - 6
Sunday
10:00 AM to 10:45 AM
June Lawrence School of Dance - Mississauga
$406.80
IN-PERSON JLSD Jazz Bop Kids
Jaiden D'Onofrio
This class is full
15 Class Session - Class will participate in 1 recital performance with June Lawrence School of Dance at the Living Arts Centre in Mississauga on May 11th, 2024. Dancers can join Photo Day on Sunday April 28th at the studio.
A class for dancers around the ages of 6-10 with 1:1 volunteer buddies (if needed). Designed as an introductory class to Jazz and Hip Hop, and adapted to meet the just-right level of challenge for each dancer. Dancers work on gross motor and locomotor movements through engaging in warm-up, travelling across the floor, and centre dance skills. Dancers have the opportunity to develop coordination, rhythmicity, and social skills with peers. Freestyle opportunities to develop self-expression and confidence are a key component of this class. This is a great upbeat class focused on fun and participation!
*Please note that class ages are a general guideline for registration purposes. Dancers may be placed in other groups depending on needs and support required*

Ages 7 - 12
Sunday
10:45 AM to 11:30 AM
June Lawrence School of Dance - Mississauga
$406.80
IN-PERSON JLSD Tween Hip Hop
Jaiden D'Onofrio
15 Class Session - Class will participate in 1 recital performance with June Lawrence School of Dance at the Living Arts Centre in Mississauga on May 11th, 2024. Dancers can join Photo Day on Sunday April 28th at the studio.
An upbeat in-person class for dancers aged 11-17 designed to keep our tweens movin’ and groovin’! This Hip Hop style class teaches dancers to learn choreography, move in different ways, and appreciate a multitude of music styles through the use of the Elements of Dance (Body, Action, Space, Time, Energy). Freestyle opportunities to develop self-expression and confidence are a key component of this class. This class incorporates dance technique with fun and socialization with peers!
*Please note that class ages are a general guideline for registration purposes. Dancers may be placed in other groups depending on needs and support required*

Ages 10 - 17
Sunday
11:45 AM to 12:30 PM
June Lawrence School of Dance - Mississauga
$406.80
IN-PERSON JLSD Adult Hip Hop
Jaiden D'Onofrio
15 Class Session - Class will participate in 1 recital performance with June Lawrence School of Dance at the Living Arts Centre in Mississauga on May 11th, 2024. Dancers can join Photo Day on Sunday April 28th at the studio.
An upbeat in-person class for dancers aged 18+ designed to keep our teens and young adults movin’ and groovin’! This Hip Hop style class teaches dancers to learn choreography, move in different ways, and appreciate a multitude of music styles through the use of the Elements of Dance (Body, Action, Space, Time, Energy). Freestyle opportunities to develop self-expression and confidence are a key component of this class. This class incorporates dance technique with fun and socialization with peers!
*Please note that class ages are a general guideline for registration purposes. Dancers may be placed in other groups depending on needs and support required*

Ages 18 - 40
Sunday
12:30 PM to 1:15 PM
June Lawrence School of Dance - Mississauga
$406.80
ONLINE Teen/Adult Hip Hop
Emma Greenberg
15-Class Session - Video Recital Performance
An upbeat virtual class for dancers aged 13+ designed to keep our teens and young adults movin’ and groovin’! This Hip Hop style class teaches dancers to learn choreography, move in different ways, and appreciate a multitude of music styles through the use of the Elements of Dance (Body, Action, Space, Time, Energy). Freestyle opportunities to develop self-expression and confidence are a key component of this class. This class incorporates dance technique with fun and socialization with peers from the comfort and safety of home!
*Please note that class ages are a general guideline for registration purposes. Dancers may be placed in other groups depending on needs and support required*

Ages 13 - 40
Monday
6:00 PM to 6:45 PM
VIRTUAL CLASSES - ONLINE
$406.80
ONLINE Musical Theatre
Emma Greenberg
15-Class Session - Video Recital Performance
An online class designed for returning Dance Ability Movement dancers, ages 13+, who enjoy musicals, broadway, and acting! These dancers do not necessarily need a 1:1 volunteer buddy, but benefit from having peer models in the class to learn from and develop social relationships. This class is for dancers who express interest in acting, drama, and dance, and are looking for a FUN way to lip sync to musicals while learning dance choreography! The class will learn a few different combinations from different musicals throughout the season.
Typically dancers registering for this class have been referred by their OT from The Dance Ability Movement or are looking for a new dance style to participate in other than the standard "Dance Ability Hip Hop" classes. If you're interested and want to know if this is the right fit for you, contact us to discuss further!
*Please note that class ages are a general guideline for registration purposes. Dancers may be placed in other groups depending on needs and support required*

Ages 13 - 40
Monday
6:45 PM to 7:15 PM
VIRTUAL CLASSES - ONLINE
$254.25
ONLINE Teen/Adult Hip Hop 2
Emma Greenberg
15-Class Session - Video Recital Performance
An upbeat virtual class for dancers aged 16+ designed to keep our teens and young adults movin’ and groovin’! This Hip Hop style class teaches dancers to learn choreography, move in different ways, and appreciate a multitude of music styles through the use of the Elements of Dance (Body, Action, Space, Time, Energy). Freestyle opportunities to develop self-expression and confidence are a key component of this class. This class incorporates dance technique with fun and socialization with peers from the comfort and safety of home!
*Please note that class ages are a general guideline for registration purposes. Dancers may be placed in other groups depending on needs and support required*

Ages 16 - 40
Monday
7:15 PM to 8:00 PM
VIRTUAL CLASSES - ONLINE
$406.80
ONLINE Dance Ability Performance Crew
Emma Greenberg
VIRTUAL PERFORMANCE CREW - MONDAYS 8:00-8:30 PM
Experienced dancers who are members of The Dance Ability Movement community (dancers, volunteers, instructors, siblings who dance), all of whom will pay to be a member of the 2023-2024 VIRTUAL Performance Crew. This class is choreography only. All dancers MUST be registered in ANOTHER dance class to maintain their dance technique and connection to DAM community. Invitation from The Dance Ability Movement.
For experienced dancers who love the opportunity to perform! These dancers will gather for choreography classes only, to learn choreography targeted at advocating for dancers of all abilities and enhancing the social movement. Dancers are expected to be committed team members who proudly represent the broader Dance Ability Movement community. Dancers will create a virtual performance that will be entered into a competition and may be used for other community performances. Dancers participating in the Performance Crew must be registered in or volunteering for at least one other Dance Ability class.
Consistent attendance at these classes is important!
Please note the fee is for choreography time/lessons from January - April 2024. Additional costume fee and potential competition entrance fees will apply.

Ages 10 - 35
Monday
8:00 PM to 8:30 PM
VIRTUAL CLASSES - ONLINE
$203.40
ONLINE COMMUNITY SOCIALS
Emma Greenberg
FREE! 4 VIRTUAL SOCIALS!
Join us for 1 FREE VIRTUAL SOCIAL per month from January-April 2024 for any dancer registered in a Winter/Spring Season class (virtual or in-person). Join friends online for a fun night of facilitated social activities.

Virtual Social #1 - Tuesday January 9th
Virtual Social #2 - Tuesday February 6th
Virtual Social #3 - Tuesday March 5th
Virtual Social #4 - Tuesday April 2nd

Ages 3 - 55
Tuesday
7:30 PM to 8:15 PM
VIRTUAL CLASSES - ONLINE
 

2024 Summer Season

Name
Days
Location
Tuition
IN-PERSON DE Teen Variety Class
Kayla Prior
IN-PERSON - 7 Classes - July 11th - August 22nd
A variety class designed for dancers ages 11-17, who want to add to their dance training repertoire and are interested in trying out new things! This class is also a great opportunity to drop-in and trial something new before registering for a full session class in that style! Each week, the class will focus on technique and choreography in varying styles, including hip hop, lyrical, musical theatre, and jazz. Seated adaptations will be modelled as needed.
*Drop-Ins Welcome!* - If you are a NEW dancer and have not yet completed the OT intake, please ensure you have at least 1 week until your scheduled class so the OT has enough time to connect with you for the intake before hand.

Ages 11 - 17
Thursday
6:00 PM to 6:45 PM
Dance Elite Studio for the Arts - Milton
$197.75
IN-PERSON DE Adult Variety Class
Kayla Prior
IN-PERSON - 7 Classes - July 11th - August 22nd
A variety class designed for dancers ages 18+, who want to add to their dance training repertoire and are interested in trying out new things! This class is also a great opportunity to drop-in and trial something new before registering for a full session class in that style! Each week, the class will focus on technique and choreography in varying styles, including hip hop, lyrical, musical theatre, and jazz. Seated adaptations will be modelled as needed.
*Drop-Ins Welcome!* - If you are a NEW dancer and have not yet completed the OT intake, please ensure you have at least 1 week until your scheduled class so the OT has enough time to connect with you for the intake before hand.

Ages 18 - 60
Thursday
6:45 PM to 7:30 PM
Dance Elite Studio for the Arts - Milton
$197.75
IN-PERSON JLSD Jazz Bop Kids
Jaiden D'Onofrio
IN-PERSON - 4 Classes - June 26th - July 17th
A class for dancers aged 5-11. Dancers will engage in an upbeat class focused on fun and participation! This class will include warm-up, centre dance skills, and freestyle opportunities, all while bopping along to some greatest hits! Class incorporates some follow-along action songs, creative movement, as well as learning some basic Jazz and Hip Hop dance technique.
*Drop-Ins Welcome!* - If you are a NEW dancer and have not yet completed the OT intake, please ensure you have at least 1 week until your scheduled class so the OT has enough time to connect with you for the intake before hand.

Ages 5 - 11
Wednesday
5:45 PM to 6:30 PM
June Lawrence School of Dance - Mississauga
$113.00
IN-PERSON JLSD Adult Variety Class
Jaiden D'Onofrio
IN-PERSON - 4 Classes - June 26th - July 17th
A variety class designed for dancers ages 18+, for dancers who want to add to their dance training repertoire and are interested in trying out new things! This class is also a great opportunity to drop-in and trial something new before registering for a full session class in that style! Each week, the class will focus on technique and choreography in varying styles, including hip hop, lyrical, musical theatre, and jazz. Seated adaptations will be modelled as needed.
*Drop-Ins Welcome!* - If you are a NEW dancer and have not yet completed the OT intake, please ensure you have at least 1 week until your scheduled class so the OT has enough time to connect with you for the intake before hand.

Ages 18 - 60
Wednesday
6:30 PM to 7:15 PM
June Lawrence School of Dance - Mississauga
$113.00
ONLINE Summer Sweat - Teens
Jade Ryan OT
ONLINE CLASS - 4 Classes
This is a virtual class with non-stop upbeat music and movement for our teen dancers ages 11-17! Get your weekly cardio in! This class that will get your heart rate up and keep everyone healthy and feeling good! This class will also incorporate some Hip Hop dance moves and some mini combos. Think of it as a weekly dance party or interactive "Just Dance" class with friends!
**FOR RETURNING DANCERS ONLY**
Drop-Ins Welcome!
Miss Jade and Miss Emma will each be teaching a couple weeks!

CLASS DATES:
July 9th
July 23rd
August 13th
August 20th

Ages 11 - 17
Tuesday
6:00 PM to 6:45 PM
VIRTUAL CLASSES - ONLINE
$113.00
ONLINE Summer Sweat - Adults
Jade Ryan OT
ONLINE CLASS - 4 Classes
This is a virtual class with non-stop upbeat music and movement for our adult dancers! Get your weekly cardio in! This class that will get your heart rate up and keep everyone healthy and feeling good! This class will also incorporate some Hip Hop dance moves and some mini combos. Think of it as a weekly dance party or interactive "Just Dance" class with friends!
**FOR RETURNING DANCERS ONLY**
Drop-Ins Welcome!
Miss Jade and Miss Emma will each be teaching a couple weeks!

CLASS DATES:
July 9th
July 23rd
August 13th
August 20th

Ages 18 - 60
Tuesday
6:45 PM to 7:30 PM
VIRTUAL CLASSES - ONLINE
$113.00