Workshops

Location Name Class Days
Studio A-B-C
MWTB Workshops - Teachers Training 1
Classes taught by Move With The Beat Staff (www.movewiththebeat.com) Covering techniques for Spotting & Correcting faults with Acrobatics, Partnering, Tumbling & Contortion. Note: Teachers must attend this class along with one partnering or contortion workshop class to fully complete and comprehend the teacher instruction content.
Ages 16-70
Saturday
10:00 AM to 11:30 AM
Aug 12 to Aug 12
Studio A-B-C
MWTB Workshops - Teacher Training 2
Classes taught by Move With The Beat Staff (www.movewiththebeat.com) Covering safety topics with Aerial Acrobatics - Aerial Rig safety & Aerial apparatus content spotting techniques. Note: Teachers must attend this class along with one aerial workshop class to fully complete and comprehend the teacher instruction content.
Ages 16-70
Saturday
11:45 AM to 12:45 PM
Aug 12 to Aug 12
Studio A-B-C
MWTB Workshops - Level 1 Aerial Apparatus Spinning & Hanging
Classes taught by Move With The Beat Staff (www.movewiththebeat.com) Meant for participants with 1 year of aerial apparatus experience or more. This course will teach participants many ways to impressively hang off the apparatus and spin with controlled speed. What to Bring: - Protection for arms, legs and back - Fitted clothing covering majority of skin. Next to no skin exposure is a must! - Water - Video Camera - Arrive fully warmed - this class does not contain a group warm up - Ginger Candies for nausea from spinning if required
Ages 10-60
Saturday
1:30 PM to 2:30 PM
Aug 12 to Aug 12
Studio A-B-C
MWTB Workshops - Level 2 Aerial Apparatus Spinning & Hanging
Classes taught by Move With The Beat Staff (www.movewiththebeat.com) Meant for participants with 2 to 3 years of aerial apparatus experience. This course will teach participants many ways to impressively hang off the apparatus and spin with controlled speed. What to Bring: - Protection for arms, legs and back - Fitted clothing covering majority of skin. Next to no skin exposure is a must! - Water - Video Camera - Arrive fully warmed - this class does not contain a group warm up - Ginger Candies for nausea from spinning if required
Ages 10-60
Saturday
2:45 PM to 3:45 PM
Aug 12 to Aug 12
Studio A-B-C
MWTB Workshops - Level 3 Aerial Apparatus Spinning & Hanging
Classes taught by Move With The Beat Staff (www.movewiththebeat.com) Meant for participants with 4 years of aerial apparatus experience or more. This course will teach participants many ways to impressively hang off the apparatus and spin with controlled speed. What to Bring: - Protection for arms, legs and back - Fitted clothing covering majority of skin. Next to no skin exposure is a must! - Water - Video Camera - Arrive fully warmed - this class does not contain a group warm up - Ginger Candies for nausea from spinning if required
Ages 10-60
Saturday
4:00 PM to 5:00 PM
Aug 12 to Aug 12
Studio A-B-C
MWTB Workshops - Contortion Dance
Classes taught by Move With The Beat Staff (www.movewiththebeat.com) Meant for participants with 1 year or more experience with acrobatics and/or contortion. This course will will teach students transitions, poses and creative picture images to blend their dance and contortion together. What to bring: - Protection for your back - Back warmer - Water - Video Camera for personal use - Arrive fully warmed up - This course requires participants to be warm before commencing
Ages 8-20
Sunday
10:00 AM to 11:30 AM
Aug 13 to Aug 13
Studio A-B-C
MWTB Workshops - Teachers Training 3: Joint Specific Prevention & Injury Management
Classes taught by Move With The Beat Staff (www.movewiththebeat.com) Joint specific prevention and injury management for feet, ankles, knees, hips, lower backs, shoulders and wrists. Covering the following topics: - basic functional anatomy and bio-mechanics relevant to acro dance - injury prevention and specific stability exercises for each joint - how to determine "bad pain" from "acceptable pain" and when to seek help - Preventative taping for dancers - first aid specific to muscle-skeletal injury of the joints - Concussion recognition in acro dance What to bring: - Video camera for personal use - Note pad + pen Note: Teachers must also attend the Injury Prevention Workshop being held for parents & students.
Ages 16-90
Sunday
10:00 AM to 11:30 AM
Aug 13 to Aug 13
Studio A-B-C
MWTB Workshops - Partner Acrobatics & Hand to Hand
Classes taught by Move With The Beat Staff (www.movewiththebeat.com) Open to intermediate and advanced students who wish to explore acrobatics with a partner. This course will teach students to safely balance each other in new postures supported with counter balance and strength. What to bring: - Water - Video Camera for personal use - Arrive fully warmed
Ages 8-60
Sunday
11:45 AM to 1:15 PM
Aug 13 to Aug 13
Studio A-B-C
MWTB Workshops - Joint Specific Prevention & Injury Management
Classes taught by Move With The Beat Staff (www.movewiththebeat.com) Joint specific prevention and injury management for feet, ankles, knees, hips, lower backs, shoulders and wrists. Covering the following topics: - basic functional anatomy and bio-mechanics relevant to acro dance - injury prevention and specific stability exercises for each joint - how to determine "bad pain" from "acceptable pain" and when to seek help - Preventative taping for dancers - first aid specific to muscle-skeletal injury of the joints - Concussion recognition in acro dance What to bring: - Video camera for personal use - Note pad + pen
Ages 8-90
Sunday
1:30 PM to 2:30 PM
Aug 13 to Aug 13
Studio A-B-C
MWTB Workshops - Professional Stage Make Up Application: Cirque Style
Classes taught by Move With The Beat Staff (www.movewiththebeat.com) This course will teach participants each step of applying make up, ready for stage performance and will focus on practical skills. What to bring: - Make up brushes you may have, if you don't have any Meaghan has some that can be borrowed for the workshop - Self standing hand mirror - Notebooks, Cameras, etc. **Any make up you do have that we can help teach you how to work with- foundations, powders, lip sticks. *If the children are under the age of 10, a parent or older sibling may attend under the same fee as well to help.*
Ages 8-90
Sunday
3:00 PM to 5:00 PM
Aug 13 to Aug 13

Term 3 Ottawa (2017 Summer Programs)

Location Name Class Days
Studio C
Up in the Aerials 1 - Aug 14 (10yrs & Up)
Breanna Rich

Ages 10-60
Monday
6:00 PM to 7:00 PM
Aug 14 to Aug 14
Studio C
Up in the Aerials 1 - July 17 (10yrs & Up)
Breanna Rich

Ages 10-60
Monday
6:00 PM to 7:00 PM
Jul 17 to Jul 17
Studio C
Up in the Aerials 1 - July 24 (10yrs & Up)
Breanna Rich

Ages 10-60
Monday
6:00 PM to 7:00 PM
Jul 24 to Jul 24
Studio C
Up in the Aerials 1 - July 31 (10yrs & Up)
Breanna Rich

Ages 10-60
Monday
6:00 PM to 7:00 PM
Jul 31 to Jul 31
Studio C
Up in the Aerials 2 - Aug 14 (10yrs & Up)
Breanna Rich

Ages 10-60
Monday
7:00 PM to 8:00 PM
Aug 14 to Aug 14
Studio C
Up in the Aerials 2 - July 17 (10yrs & Up)
Breanna Rich

Ages 10-60
Monday
7:00 PM to 8:00 PM
Jul 17 to Jul 17
Studio C
Up in the Aerials 2 - July 24 (10yrs & Up)
Breanna Rich

Ages 10-60
Monday
7:00 PM to 8:00 PM
Jul 24 to Jul 24
Studio C
Up in the Aerials 2 - July 31 (10yrs & Up)
Breanna Rich

Ages 10-60
Monday
7:00 PM to 8:00 PM
Jul 31 to Jul 31
Studio A-B
Advanced Dance Fit Supreme - Aug 1 (13-19yrs)
Anne-Marie Laramee

Ages 13-19
Tuesday
6:00 PM to 8:00 PM
Aug 1 to Aug 1
Studio A-B
Advanced Dance Fit Supreme - Aug 15 (13-19yrs)
Anne-Marie Laramee

Ages 13-19
Tuesday
6:00 PM to 8:00 PM
Aug 15 to Aug 15
Studio A-B
Advanced Dance Fit Supreme - Aug 8 (13-19yrs)
Anne-Marie Laramee

Ages 13-19
Tuesday
6:00 PM to 8:00 PM
Aug 8 to Aug 8
Studio A-B
Advanced Dance Fit Supreme - July 18 (13-19yrs)
Anne-Marie Laramee

Ages 13-19
Tuesday
6:00 PM to 8:00 PM
Jul 18 to Jul 18
Studio A-B
Advanced Dance Fit Supreme - July 25 (13-19yrs)
Anne-Marie Laramee

Ages 13-19
Tuesday
6:00 PM to 8:00 PM
Jul 25 to Jul 25
Studio C
Up in the Aerials 1 - Aug 16 (10yrs & Up)
Breanna Rich

Ages 10-60
Wednesday
6:00 PM to 7:00 PM
Aug 16 to Aug 16
Studio C
Up in the Aerials 1 - Aug 2 (10yrs & Up)
Breanna Rich

Ages 10-60
Wednesday
6:00 PM to 7:00 PM
Aug 2 to Aug 2
Studio C
Up in the Aerials 1 - Aug 9 (10yrs & Up)
Breanna Rich

Ages 10-60
Wednesday
6:00 PM to 7:00 PM
Aug 9 to Aug 9
Studio C
Up in the Aerials 1 - July 19 (10yrs & Up)
Breanna Rich

Ages 10-60
Wednesday
6:00 PM to 7:00 PM
Jul 19 to Jul 19
Studio C
Up in the Aerials 1 - July 26 (10yrs & Up)
Breanna Rich

Ages 10-60
Wednesday
6:00 PM to 7:00 PM
Jul 26 to Jul 26
Studio C
Up in the Aerials 2 - Aug 16 (10yrs & Up)
Breanna Rich

Ages 10-60
Wednesday
6:00 PM to 7:00 PM
Aug 16 to Aug 16
Studio C
Up in the Aerials 2 - Aug 2 (10yrs & Up)
Breanna Rich

Ages 10-60
Wednesday
7:00 PM to 8:00 PM
Aug 2 to Aug 2
Studio C
Up in the Aerials 2 - Aug 9 (10yrs & Up)
Breanna Rich

Ages 10-60
Wednesday
7:00 PM to 8:00 PM
Aug 9 to Aug 9
Studio C
Up in the Aerials 2 - July 19 (10yrs & Up)
Breanna Rich

Ages 10-60
Wednesday
7:00 PM to 8:00 PM
Jul 19 to Jul 19
Studio C
Up in the Aerials 2 - July 26 (10yrs & Up)
Breanna Rich

Ages 10-60
Wednesday
7:00 PM to 8:00 PM
Jul 26 to Jul 26
Studio A-B
Advanced Dance Fit Supreme - Aug 10 (13-19yrs)
Anne-Marie Laramee

Ages 13-19
Thursday
6:00 PM to 8:00 PM
Aug 10 to Aug 10
Studio A-B
Advanced Dance Fit Supreme - Aug 17 (13-19yrs)
Anne-Marie Laramee

Ages 13-19
Thursday
6:00 PM to 8:00 PM
Aug 17 to Aug 17
Studio A-B
Advanced Dance Fit Supreme - Aug 3 (13-19yrs)
Anne-Marie Laramee

Ages 13-19
Thursday
6:00 PM to 8:00 PM
Aug 3 to Aug 3
Studio A-B
Advanced Dance Fit Supreme - July 20 (13-19yrs)
Anne-Marie Laramee

Ages 13-19
Thursday
6:00 PM to 8:00 PM
Jul 20 to Jul 20
Studio A-B
Advanced Dance Fit Supreme - July 27 (13-19yrs)
Anne-Marie Laramee

Ages 13-19
Thursday
6:00 PM to 8:00 PM
Jul 27 to Jul 27
Studio C
Up in the Aerials 1 - Aug 11 (10yrs & Up)
Breanna Rich

Ages 10-60
Friday
6:00 PM to 7:00 PM
Aug 11 to Aug 11
Studio C
Up in the Aerials 1 - Aug 18 (10yrs & Up)
Breanna Rich

Ages 10-60
Friday
6:00 PM to 7:00 PM
Aug 18 to Aug 18
Studio C
Up in the Aerials 1 - Aug 4 (10yrs & Up)
Breanna Rich

Ages 10-60
Friday
6:00 PM to 7:00 PM
Aug 4 to Aug 4
Studio C
Up in the Aerials 1 - July 21 (10yrs & Up)
Breanna Rich

Ages 10-60
Friday
6:00 PM to 7:00 PM
Jul 21 to Jul 21
Studio C
Up in the Aerials 1 - July 28 (10yrs & Up)
Breanna Rich

Ages 10-60
Friday
6:00 PM to 7:00 PM
Jul 28 to Jul 28
Studio C
Up in the Aerials 2 - Aug 11 (10yrs & Up)
Breanna Rich

Ages 10-60
Friday
7:00 PM to 8:00 PM
Aug 11 to Aug 11
Studio C
Up in the Aerials 2 - Aug 18 (10yrs & Up)
Breanna Rich

Ages 10-60
Friday
7:00 PM to 8:00 PM
Aug 18 to Aug 18
Studio C
Up in the Aerials 2 - Aug 4 (10yrs & Up)
Breanna Rich

Ages 10-60
Friday
7:00 PM to 8:00 PM
Aug 4 to Aug 4
Studio C
Up in the Aerials 2 - July 21 (10yrs & Up)
Breanna Rich

Ages 10-60
Friday
7:00 PM to 8:00 PM
Jul 17 to Jul 17
Studio C
Up in the Aerials 2 - July 28 (10yrs & Up)
Breanna Rich

Ages 10-60
Friday
7:00 PM to 8:00 PM
Jul 28 to Jul 28
Studio A-B
Morning Mini Madness - Week 1 (3-6yrs)
Regina Nelson

Ages 3-6
Tuesday Wednesday Thursday Friday
9:00 AM to 12:30 PM
Aug 8 to Aug 11
Studio A-B
Morning Mini Madness - Week 2 (3-6yrs)
Regina Nelson

Ages 3-6
Monday Tuesday Wednesday Thursday Friday
9:00 AM to 12:30 PM
Aug 14 to Aug 18
Studio A-B-C
Summer Camp Countdown - Week 1 (7-10yrs)
Myranda Bingham

Ages 7-10
Monday Tuesday Wednesday Thursday Friday
9:00 AM to 5:00 PM
Jul 17 to Jul 21
Studio A-B-C
Summer Camp Countdown - Week 2 (7-10yrs)
Myranda Bingham

Ages 7-10
Monday Tuesday Wednesday Thursday Friday
9:00 AM to 5:00 PM
Jul 24 to Jul 28
Studio A-B-C
Summer Camp Countdown - Week 3 (7-10yrs)
Myranda Bingham

Ages 7-8
Monday Tuesday Wednesday Thursday Friday
9:00 AM to 5:00 PM
Jul 31 to Aug 4
Studio A-B-C
Summer Camp Countdown - Week 1 (11-14yrs)
Myranda Bingham

Ages 11-14
Monday Tuesday Wednesday Thursday Friday
1:00 PM to 6:00 PM
Jul 17 to Jul 21
Studio A-B-C
Summer Camp Countdown - Week 2 (11-14yrs)
Myranda Bingham

Ages 11-14
Monday Tuesday Wednesday Thursday Friday
1:00 PM to 6:00 PM
Jul 24 to Jul 28
Studio A-B-C
Summer Camp Countdown - Week 3 (11-14yrs)
Myranda Bingham

Ages 11-14
Monday Tuesday Wednesday Thursday Friday
1:00 PM to 6:00 PM
Jul 31 to Aug 4

LS: Session 1 (2017-2018)

Location Name Class Days
Studio A
Little Steps 1 (ND)
KADC’s Little Steps dance program is designed for small children and toddlers to explore different types of dance and develop both large and fine motor skills. With a focus on basic dance techniques, these classes provide your child with an energetic introduction to a variety of dance styles. KADC includes dance styles like Ballet, Acrobatics, Jazz, Hip Hop and Creative Movement within the Little Steps Program. Classes also include instruction on musicality, team-building skills, co-operation and dexterity. By being introduced to a variety of dance disciplines early, these tiny dancers can make a more informed decision as they enter into the separated and focussed dance classes in the future. KADC will give these young dancers the opportunity to try and choose which styles of dance they would like to pursue once they are 5 years and older. Each session includes an Open House, where parents are invited to view the final class of the session in our studio to watch the progression of their child. Additionally, Session 4 participants have the opportunity to perform a choreographed dance at our year-end show, demonstrating what they have learned so far on a professional theater stage in front of family and friends. Beginners are welcome. Pre-School Dancers must meet the following requirements: - Must be 3 years old before the first class - Must be potty trained - Dancers must have experience in at least one previous session to enter Session 4 (in April). - Session 4 Registrants must participate in the Year-End Recital Dress Code Tight, fitted clothing such as tank tops, t-shirts, shorts or leggings. Bare Feet. Pony Tail or Ballet Bun for girls
Ages 3-5
Saturday
10:00 AM to 10:45 AM
Sep 9 to Nov 25
Studio A
Little Steps 2 (ND)
KADC’s Little Steps dance program is designed for small children and toddlers to explore different types of dance and develop both large and fine motor skills. With a focus on basic dance techniques, these classes provide your child with an energetic introduction to a variety of dance styles. KADC includes dance styles like Ballet, Acrobatics, Jazz, Hip Hop and Creative Movement within the Little Steps Program. Classes also include instruction on musicality, team-building skills, co-operation and dexterity. By being introduced to a variety of dance disciplines early, these tiny dancers can make a more informed decision as they enter into the separated and focussed dance classes in the future. KADC will give these young dancers the opportunity to try and choose which styles of dance they would like to pursue once they are 5 years and older. Each session includes an Open House, where parents are invited to view the final class of the session in our studio to watch the progression of their child. Additionally, Session 4 participants have the opportunity to perform a choreographed dance at our year-end show, demonstrating what they have learned so far on a professional theater stage in front of family and friends. Beginners are welcome. Pre-School Dancers must meet the following requirements: - Must be 3 years old before the first class - Must be potty trained - Dancers must have experience in at least one previous session to enter Session 4 (in April). - Session 4 Registrants must participate in the Year-End Recital Dress Code Tight, fitted clothing such as tank tops, t-shirts, shorts or leggings. Bare Feet. Pony Tail or Ballet Bun for girls
Ages 3-5
Saturday
11:00 AM to 11:45 AM
Sep 9 to Nov 25
Studio C
Little Steps 1 (OT)
KADC’s Little Steps dance program is designed for small children and toddlers to explore different types of dance and develop both large and fine motor skills. With a focus on basic dance techniques, these classes provide your child with an energetic introduction to a variety of dance styles. KADC includes dance styles like Ballet, Acrobatics, Jazz, Hip Hop and Creative Movement within the Little Steps Program. Classes also include instruction on musicality, team-building skills, co-operation and dexterity. By being introduced to a variety of dance disciplines early, these tiny dancers can make a more informed decision as they enter into the separated and focussed dance classes in the future. KADC will give these young dancers the opportunity to try and choose which styles of dance they would like to pursue once they are 5 years and older. Each session includes an Open House, where parents are invited to view the final class of the session in our studio to watch the progression of their child. Additionally, Session 4 participants have the opportunity to perform a choreographed dance at our year-end show, demonstrating what they have learned so far on a professional theater stage in front of family and friends. Beginners are welcome. Pre-School Dancers must meet the following requirements: - Must be 3 years old before the first class - Must be potty trained - Dancers must have experience in at least one previous session to enter Session 4 (in April). - Session 4 Registrants must participate in the Year-End Recital Dress Code Tight, fitted clothing such as tank tops, t-shirts, shorts or leggings. Bare Feet. Pony Tail or Ballet Bun for girls
Ages 3-4
Saturday
9:15 AM to 10:00 AM
Sep 9 to Nov 25
Studio C
Little Steps 2 (OT)
KADC’s Little Steps dance program is designed for small children and toddlers to explore different types of dance and develop both large and fine motor skills. With a focus on basic dance techniques, these classes provide your child with an energetic introduction to a variety of dance styles. KADC includes dance styles like Ballet, Acrobatics, Jazz, Hip Hop and Creative Movement within the Little Steps Program. Classes also include instruction on musicality, team-building skills, co-operation and dexterity. By being introduced to a variety of dance disciplines early, these tiny dancers can make a more informed decision as they enter into the separated and focussed dance classes in the future. KADC will give these young dancers the opportunity to try and choose which styles of dance they would like to pursue once they are 5 years and older. Each session includes an Open House, where parents are invited to view the final class of the session in our studio to watch the progression of their child. Additionally, Session 4 participants have the opportunity to perform a choreographed dance at our year-end show, demonstrating what they have learned so far on a professional theater stage in front of family and friends. Beginners are welcome. Pre-School Dancers must meet the following requirements: - Must be 3 years old before the first class - Must be potty trained - Dancers must have experience in at least one previous session to enter Session 4 (in April). - Session 4 Registrants must participate in the Year-End Recital Dress Code Tight, fitted clothing such as tank tops, t-shirts, shorts or leggings. Bare Feet. Pony Tail or Ballet Bun for girls
Ages 3-4
Saturday
10:10 AM to 10:55 AM
Sep 9 to Nov 25
Studio C
Little Steps 3 (OT)
KADC’s Little Steps dance program is designed for small children and toddlers to explore different types of dance and develop both large and fine motor skills. With a focus on basic dance techniques, these classes provide your child with an energetic introduction to a variety of dance styles. KADC includes dance styles like Ballet, Acrobatics, Jazz, Hip Hop and Creative Movement within the Little Steps Program. Classes also include instruction on musicality, team-building skills, co-operation and dexterity. By being introduced to a variety of dance disciplines early, these tiny dancers can make a more informed decision as they enter into the separated and focussed dance classes in the future. KADC will give these young dancers the opportunity to try and choose which styles of dance they would like to pursue once they are 5 years and older. Each session includes an Open House, where parents are invited to view the final class of the session in our studio to watch the progression of their child. Additionally, Session 4 participants have the opportunity to perform a choreographed dance at our year-end show, demonstrating what they have learned so far on a professional theater stage in front of family and friends. Beginners are welcome. Pre-School Dancers must meet the following requirements: - Must be 3 years old before the first class - Must be potty trained - Dancers must have experience in at least one previous session to enter Session 4 (in April). - Session 4 Registrants must participate in the Year-End Recital Dress Code Tight, fitted clothing such as tank tops, t-shirts, shorts or leggings. Bare Feet. Pony Tail or Ballet Bun for girls
Ages 3-4
Saturday
11:05 AM to 11:50 AM
Sep 9 to Nov 25

Term 1 North Dundas (2017-2018)

Location Name Class Days
Studio B
Acro 3
Acrobatic Dance and Circus Style Acrobatics are a unique twist on the usual styles of dance. Acrobatic Dance, as both an athletic sport and a performing art, offers a dazzling array of unique skills and personalities to the audience. The most visible display of Acrobatics can currently be seen in the world famous Cirque du Soleil. Our recreational programs are a perfect spot for students to learn the fundamentals of Acrobatic Dance. Students work on their flexibility and strength before attempting their tricks with experienced, qualified spotters and instructors. Basic tricks such as Splits, Backbends, Rolls and Cartwheels are introduced immediately after obtaining the proper strength for support. Participants also learn the basic fundamentals of multiple acrobatic balances such as Head, Chest, Elbow and Hand Balances. Front and Back Walkovers are introduced once the participants obtain the Backbend and Recovery consistently which then prepares them for more advanced skills while applying new and interesting variations to the basics. Students will study exam preparation work in Term 1 and move into preparation for our recital performance throughout Term 2. Dress Code Girls: Black Sleeveless Body Suit & Black Convertible Tights or Black Tank Top or Sports Bra & Black Leggings or Shorts, Bare Feet. Ponytail or Bun. Boys: Black T-Shirt, Black Shorts, Bare Feet
Ages 13-16
Monday
5:30 PM to 6:15 PM
Sep 9 to Jan 22
Studio A
Jazz 2
Jazz dance technique was designed to rebel against traditional ballet. Jazz dance is energetic and fun, showcasing exaggerated movements, fancy footwork, big leaps and fast turns with an attitude that the dancer conveys to the audience. This style of dance is faster than ballet, which most students find more enjoyable and easier to follow. However to excel in jazz, dancers need a strong background in ballet. KaliAndrews Dance Company offers Jazz dance classes for all ages. Beginners and experienced dancers are welcome. Students will study exam preparation work in Term 1 and move into preparation for our recital performance throughout Term 2. Dress Code Girls: Black Sleeveless Body Suit & Black Convertible Tights or Black Tank Top or Sports Bra & Black Shorts or Leggings, Black Slip on Jazz Shoes. Ponytail or Bun. Boys: Black T-Shirt, Black Shorts or Leggings, Black Slip on Jazz Shoes
Ages 9-12
Monday
5:30 PM to 6:15 PM
Sep 9 to Jan 22
Studio B
Acro 2
Acrobatic Dance and Circus Style Acrobatics are a unique twist on the usual styles of dance. Acrobatic Dance, as both an athletic sport and a performing art, offers a dazzling array of unique skills and personalities to the audience. The most visible display of Acrobatics can currently be seen in the world famous Cirque du Soleil. Our recreational programs are a perfect spot for students to learn the fundamentals of Acrobatic Dance. Students work on their flexibility and strength before attempting their tricks with experienced, qualified spotters and instructors. Basic tricks such as Splits, Backbends, Rolls and Cartwheels are introduced immediately after obtaining the proper strength for support. Participants also learn the basic fundamentals of multiple acrobatic balances such as Head, Chest, Elbow and Hand Balances. Front and Back Walkovers are introduced once the participants obtain the Backbend and Recovery consistently which then prepares them for more advanced skills while applying new and interesting variations to the basics. Students will study exam preparation work in Term 1 and move into preparation for our recital performance throughout Term 2. Dress Code Girls: Black Sleeveless Body Suit & Black Convertible Tights or Black Tank Top or Sports Bra & Black Leggings or Shorts, Bare Feet. Ponytail or Bun. Boys: Black T-Shirt, Black Shorts, Bare Feet
Ages 9-12
Monday
6:15 PM to 7:00 PM
Sep 9 to Jan 22
Studio B
Ballet 3
Ballet dance classes focus on the principles and steps on which almost all dance styles were founded. With a solid ballet foundation, dancers can transfer their skills into other dance forms to enhance their versatility. While all styles of dance tend to compliment one another, Ballet technique is the foundation for many other dance styles and is a highly recommended addition to any dancers course load. Students will study exam preparation work in Term 1 and move into preparation for our recital performance throughout Term 2. Dress Code Girls: Black Sleeveless Body Suit & Pink Convertible Tights, Pink Ballet Slippers. Ballet Bun Boys: White T-Shirt, Black Slim Fitting Shorts or Leggings, Black Ballet Slippers.
Ages 13-16
Monday
6:15 PM to 7:00 PM
Sep 9 to Jan 22
Studio B
Ballet 2
Ballet dance classes focus on the principles and steps on which almost all dance styles were founded. With a solid ballet foundation, dancers can transfer their skills into other dance forms to enhance their versatility. While all styles of dance tend to compliment one another, Ballet technique is the foundation for many other dance styles and is a highly recommended addition to any dancers course load. Students will study exam preparation work in Term 1 and move into preparation for our recital performance throughout Term 2. Dress Code Girls: Black Sleeveless Body Suit & Pink Convertible Tights, Pink Ballet Slippers. Ballet Bun Boys: White T-Shirt, Black Slim Fitting Shorts or Leggings, Black Ballet Slippers.
Ages 9-12
Monday
7:00 PM to 7:45 PM
Sep 9 to Jan 22
Studio A
Jazz 3
Jazz dance technique was designed to rebel against traditional ballet. Jazz dance is energetic and fun, showcasing exaggerated movements, fancy footwork, big leaps and fast turns with an attitude that the dancer conveys to the audience. This style of dance is faster than ballet, which most students find more enjoyable and easier to follow. However to excel in jazz, dancers need a strong background in ballet. KaliAndrews Dance Company offers Jazz dance classes for all ages. Beginners and experienced dancers are welcome. Students will study exam preparation work in Term 1 and move into preparation for our recital performance throughout Term 2. Dress Code Girls: Black Sleeveless Body Suit & Black Convertible Tights or Black Tank Top or Sports Bra & Black Shorts or Leggings, Black Slip on Jazz Shoes. Ponytail or Bun. Boys: Black T-Shirt, Black Shorts or Leggings, Black Slip on Jazz Shoes
Ages 13-16
Monday
7:00 PM to 7:45 PM
Sep 9 to Jan 22
Studio B
Aerial Acrobatics 1
Course Prerequisites: - Must be comfortable hanging upside down - Can do one full chin-up without assistance - Can do one full push up from toes - Can touch toes standing (pike position) without bending knees - Understands that this course is both physically and mentally challenging - Can comprehend and follow instructions well Note: An additional Acrobatic or Limbering class is recommended alongside Aerial Acrobatics courses. KaliAndrews Dance Company provides the opportunity for participants to explore their artistic acrobatic skills in the air! Offering multiple choices of Aerial Apparatus’ for our students to discover, explore, grow and challenge themselves within each lesson. Aerial acrobatics has become well-known in the circus performance community and is continuing to grow in popularity. This form of acrobatics is highly challenging in addition to being rewarding at the same time, and is commonly seen in the world famous Cirque du Soleil. Aerialists will spend time throughout each Term to put together their own performance pieces. Under the direction of KADC’s staff, you will have the opportunity to learn how to put choreography together, receive advice on music selections and adequate practice time in preparation for your In-Studio performance. Students are permitted to invite guests to view the final class of the Term in our studio while each participant presents their own piece in front of a small audience. Photos and Videos are permitted. Types of Aerial Apparatus offered at KADC: **Silks/Tissue **Hoop – Single Point **Hoop – Double Point **Cube **Trapeze **Hammock Silks Dress Code Participants are asked to wear tight, fitted clothing covering as much skin as possible. KADC recommends tight, fitted long sleeved shirts, leggings, tights etc. Bare Feet. Hair should be neatly tied up in a ponytail or a Ballet Bun.
Ages 10-60
Monday
7:45 PM to 8:45 PM
Sep 9 to Jan 22
Gym
Stunting & Tumbling
Registrants must meet the following criteria: - Minimum 1 year of acrobatic experience - Front Walkover - Back Walkover - Cartwheel – Left & Right - Can hold a Handstand at the wall for 30 seconds Stunting & Tumbling classes combine strength, power, agility and coordination that can captivate audiences and bring them to the edge of their seats. Registrants must meet the following criteria: - Minimum 1 year of acrobatic experience - Front Walkover - Back Walkover - Cartwheel – Left & Right - Can hold a Handstand at the wall for 30 seconds Stunting & Tumbling classes combine strength, power, agility and coordination that can captivate audiences and bring them to the edge of their seats. This class focuses on stunting & tumbling techniques that build on tricks taken from our acro classes which advances them into powerful tricks! Students can enjoy a safe training facility as they practice techniques and drills using safety equipment and then move to mastering movements alone. Dress Code Girls: Black Sleeveless Body Suit & Black Convertible Tights or Black Tank Top or Sports Bra & Black Leggings or Shorts, Bare Feet. Ponytail or Bun. Boys: Black T-Shirt, Black Shorts, Bare Feet
Ages 10-18
Monday
7:45 PM to 8:30 PM
Sep 9 to Jan 22
Studio B
Aerial Acrobatics 2
Course Prerequisites: - Must be comfortable hanging upside down - Can do one full chin-up without assistance - Can do one full push up from toes - Can touch toes standing (pike position) without bending knees - Understands that this course is both physically and mentally challenging - Can comprehend and follow instructions well Note: An additional Acrobatic or Limbering class is recommended alongside Aerial Acrobatics courses. KaliAndrews Dance Company provides the opportunity for participants to explore their artistic acrobatic skills in the air! Offering multiple choices of Aerial Apparatus’ for our students to discover, explore, grow and challenge themselves within each lesson. Aerial acrobatics has become well-known in the circus performance community and is continuing to grow in popularity. This form of acrobatics is highly challenging in addition to being rewarding at the same time, and is commonly seen in the world famous Cirque du Soleil. Aerialists will spend time throughout each Term to put together their own performance pieces. Under the direction of KADC’s staff, you will have the opportunity to learn how to put choreography together, receive advice on music selections and adequate practice time in preparation for your In-Studio performance. Students are permitted to invite guests to view the final class of the Term in our studio while each participant presents their own piece in front of a small audience. Photos and Videos are permitted. Types of Aerial Apparatus offered at KADC: **Silks/Tissue **Hoop – Single Point **Hoop – Double Point **Cube **Trapeze **Hammock Silks Dress Code Participants are asked to wear tight, fitted clothing covering as much skin as possible. KADC recommends tight, fitted long sleeved shirts, leggings, tights etc. Bare Feet. Hair should be neatly tied up in a ponytail or a Ballet Bun.
Ages 10-60
Monday
8:45 PM to 9:45 PM
Sep 9 to Jan 22
Studio B
Hip Hop 1
KaliAndrews Dance Company is quickly emerging as one of the most exciting Hip Hop dance schools in the city. Our competitive dancers have risen to the top at both regional and national competitions, winning Top Hip Hop Scores in 2016 in addition to several other Choreography and Special Awards throughout the past competitive seasons. Recreational Hip Hop dance at KaliAndrews Dance Company centers around freestyle classes, which focus on hip hop movements such as popping, locking, breaking, house and old school to today’s popular pop and hip hop music. Great music and fresh choreography set our hip hop program apart! Dress Code Girls & Boys: Lose clothing such as T-Shirts, Tank Tops, Sweat and Track Pants are acceptable. Indoor shoes only please. Ponytail.
Ages 6-8
Tuesday
5:30 PM to 6:15 PM
Sep 9 to Jan 22
Studio A
Tap 2
Tap Dance classes at KADC focus on fundamental tap technique to enhance rhythm and motor skills. Students are introduced to tap through the BATD syllabus and progress to open work at the advanced levels. Tap Dance is an exciting form of dance in which dancers wear special shoes equipped with metal taps. Tap dancers use their feet like drums to create rhythmic patterns and timely beats. The term “tap dancing” is derived from the tapping sound produced when the small metal plates on the dancer’s shoes touch a hard floor or surface. Dress Code Girls: Black Sleeveless Body Suit & Black Convertible Tights or Black Tank Top or Sports Bra & Black Shorts or Leggings, Black Tap Shoes. Ponytail or Bun. Boys: Black T-Shirt, Black Shorts or Leggings, Black Tap Shoes
Ages 9-12
Tuesday
5:30 PM to 6:15 PM
Sep 9 to Jan 22
Studio A
Tap 1
Tap Dance classes at KADC focus on fundamental tap technique to enhance rhythm and motor skills. Students are introduced to tap through the BATD syllabus and progress to open work at the advanced levels. Tap Dance is an exciting form of dance in which dancers wear special shoes equipped with metal taps. Tap dancers use their feet like drums to create rhythmic patterns and timely beats. The term “tap dancing” is derived from the tapping sound produced when the small metal plates on the dancer’s shoes touch a hard floor or surface. Dress Code Girls: Black Sleeveless Body Suit & Black Convertible Tights or Black Tank Top or Sports Bra & Black Shorts or Leggings, Black Tap Shoes. Ponytail or Bun. Boys: Black T-Shirt, Black Shorts or Leggings, Black Tap Shoes
Ages 6-8
Tuesday
6:15 PM to 7:00 PM
Sep 9 to Jan 22
Studio A
Contemporary 2
Contemporary Dance is a fusion of modern, jazz and ballet techniques. In terms of the focus of its technique, contemporary dance tends to combine the strong and controlled legwork of ballet with modern dance's stress on the torso, and also employs contract-release, floor work, fall and recovery, and improvisation characteristic of modern dance. This type of dance challenges choreographers and dancers to use motion as an artistic form of expression. KaliAndrews Dance Company offers Contemporary Dance for ages 8 and up and beginners are welcome! KADC is one of the top schools in Ottawa for Contemporary, winning multiple Choreography, Costume and Overall awards across several regional and national competitions. Dress Code Girls: Black Sleeveless Body Suit & Black Convertible Tights or Black Tank Top or Sports Bra & Black Leggings or Shorts, Bare Feet, Sun Tan Foot Paws or Socks. Ponytail or Bun. Boys: Black T-Shirt, Black Shorts or Leggings, Bare Feet, Sun Tan Foot Paws or Socks.
Ages 9-12
Tuesday
6:15 PM to 7:00 PM
Sep 9 to Jan 22
Studio A
Contemporary 3
Contemporary Dance is a fusion of modern, jazz and ballet techniques. In terms of the focus of its technique, contemporary dance tends to combine the strong and controlled legwork of ballet with modern dance's stress on the torso, and also employs contract-release, floor work, fall and recovery, and improvisation characteristic of modern dance. This type of dance challenges choreographers and dancers to use motion as an artistic form of expression. KaliAndrews Dance Company offers Contemporary Dance for ages 8 and up and beginners are welcome! KADC is one of the top schools in Ottawa for Contemporary, winning multiple Choreography, Costume and Overall awards across several regional and national competitions. Dress Code Girls: Black Sleeveless Body Suit & Black Convertible Tights or Black Tank Top or Sports Bra & Black Leggings or Shorts, Bare Feet, Sun Tan Foot Paws or Socks. Ponytail or Bun. Boys: Black T-Shirt, Black Shorts or Leggings, Bare Feet, Sun Tan Foot Paws or Socks.
Ages 13-16
Tuesday
7:00 PM to 7:45 PM
Sep 9 to Jan 22
Studio B
Hip Hop 2
KaliAndrews Dance Company is quickly emerging as one of the most exciting Hip Hop dance schools in the city. Our competitive dancers have risen to the top at both regional and national competitions, winning Top Hip Hop Scores in 2016 in addition to several other Choreography and Special Awards throughout the past competitive seasons. Recreational Hip Hop dance at KaliAndrews Dance Company centers around freestyle classes, which focus on hip hop movements such as popping, locking, breaking, house and old school to today’s popular pop and hip hop music. Great music and fresh choreography set our hip hop program apart! Dress Code Girls & Boys: Lose clothing such as T-Shirts, Tank Tops, Sweat and Track Pants are acceptable. Indoor shoes only please. Ponytail.
Ages 9-12
Tuesday
7:00 PM to 7:45 PM
Sep 9 to Jan 22
Studio A
Tap 3
Tap Dance classes at KADC focus on fundamental tap technique to enhance rhythm and motor skills. Students are introduced to tap through the BATD syllabus and progress to open work at the advanced levels. Tap Dance is an exciting form of dance in which dancers wear special shoes equipped with metal taps. Tap dancers use their feet like drums to create rhythmic patterns and timely beats. The term “tap dancing” is derived from the tapping sound produced when the small metal plates on the dancer’s shoes touch a hard floor or surface. Dress Code Girls: Black Sleeveless Body Suit & Black Convertible Tights or Black Tank Top or Sports Bra & Black Shorts or Leggings, Black Tap Shoes. Ponytail or Bun. Boys: Black T-Shirt, Black Shorts or Leggings, Black Tap Shoes
Ages 13-16
Tuesday
7:45 PM to 8:30 PM
Sep 9 to Jan 22
Studio A
Hip Hop 3
KaliAndrews Dance Company is quickly emerging as one of the most exciting Hip Hop dance schools in the city. Our competitive dancers have risen to the top at both regional and national competitions, winning Top Hip Hop Scores in 2016 in addition to several other Choreography and Special Awards throughout the past competitive seasons. Recreational Hip Hop dance at KaliAndrews Dance Company centers around freestyle classes, which focus on hip hop movements such as popping, locking, breaking, house and old school to today’s popular pop and hip hop music. Great music and fresh choreography set our hip hop program apart! Dress Code Girls & Boys: Lose clothing such as T-Shirts, Tank Tops, Sweat and Track Pants are acceptable. Indoor shoes only please. Ponytail.
Ages 13-16
Tuesday
8:30 PM to 9:15 PM
Sep 9 to Jan 22
Studio B
Musical Theatre 2
Musical Theatre is a combination of dialogue, acting, dancing and singing. There is an increasing need for individuals trained in these areas. This class allows for students to become well rounded in their dance training by learning adjunct skills to improve their overall performance and style. Musical Theatre will focus on classical jazz technique, facial expression, and showmanship, with an introduction to voice coaching. Dress Code Girls: Black Sleeveless Body Suit & Black Convertible Tights or Black Tank Top or Sports Bra & Black Shorts or Leggings, Black Slip on Jazz Shoes. Ponytail or Bun. Boys: Black T-Shirt, Black Shorts or Leggings, Black Slip on Jazz Shoes
Ages 9-12
Wednesday
5:30 PM to 6:30 PM
Sep 9 to Jan 22
Studio B
Musical Theatre 3
Musical Theatre is a combination of dialogue, acting, dancing and singing. There is an increasing need for individuals trained in these areas. This class allows for students to become well rounded in their dance training by learning adjunct skills to improve their overall performance and style. Musical Theatre will focus on classical jazz technique, facial expression, and showmanship, with an introduction to voice coaching. Dress Code Girls: Black Sleeveless Body Suit & Black Convertible Tights or Black Tank Top or Sports Bra & Black Shorts or Leggings, Black Slip on Jazz Shoes. Ponytail or Bun. Boys: Black T-Shirt, Black Shorts or Leggings, Black Slip on Jazz Shoes
Ages 13-16
Wednesday
6:30 PM to 7:30 PM
Sep 9 to Jan 22
Studio B
Jazz 1
Jazz dance technique was designed to rebel against traditional ballet. Jazz dance is energetic and fun, showcasing exaggerated movements, fancy footwork, big leaps and fast turns with an attitude that the dancer conveys to the audience. This style of dance is faster than ballet, which most students find more enjoyable and easier to follow. However to excel in jazz, dancers need a strong background in ballet. KaliAndrews Dance Company offers Jazz dance classes for all ages. Beginners and experienced dancers are welcome. Students will study exam preparation work in Term 1 and move into preparation for our recital performance throughout Term 2. Dress Code Girls: Black Sleeveless Body Suit & Black Convertible Tights or Black Tank Top or Sports Bra & Black Shorts or Leggings, Black Slip on Jazz Shoes. Ponytail or Bun. Boys: Black T-Shirt, Black Shorts or Leggings, Black Slip on Jazz Shoes
Ages 6-8
Saturday
10:15 AM to 11:00 AM
Sep 9 to Jan 22
Studio B
Ballet 1
Ballet dance classes focus on the principles and steps on which almost all dance styles were founded. With a solid ballet foundation, dancers can transfer their skills into other dance forms to enhance their versatility. While all styles of dance tend to compliment one another, Ballet technique is the foundation for many other dance styles and is a highly recommended addition to any dancers course load. Students will study exam preparation work in Term 1 and move into preparation for our recital performance throughout Term 2. Dress Code Girls: Black Sleeveless Body Suit & Pink Convertible Tights, Pink Ballet Slippers. Ballet Bun Boys: White T-Shirt, Black Slim Fitting Shorts or Leggings, Black Ballet Slippers.
Ages 6-8
Saturday
11:00 AM to 11:45 AM
Sep 9 to Jan 22
Studio B
Acro 1
Acrobatic Dance and Circus Style Acrobatics are a unique twist on the usual styles of dance. Acrobatic Dance, as both an athletic sport and a performing art, offers a dazzling array of unique skills and personalities to the audience. The most visible display of Acrobatics can currently be seen in the world famous Cirque du Soleil. Our recreational programs are a perfect spot for students to learn the fundamentals of Acrobatic Dance. Students work on their flexibility and strength before attempting their tricks with experienced, qualified spotters and instructors. Basic tricks such as Splits, Backbends, Rolls and Cartwheels are introduced immediately after obtaining the proper strength for support. Participants also learn the basic fundamentals of multiple acrobatic balances such as Head, Chest, Elbow and Hand Balances. Front and Back Walkovers are introduced once the participants obtain the Backbend and Recovery consistently which then prepares them for more advanced skills while applying new and interesting variations to the basics. Students will study exam preparation work in Term 1 and move into preparation for our recital performance throughout Term 2. Dress Code Girls: Black Sleeveless Body Suit & Black Convertible Tights or Black Tank Top or Sports Bra & Black Leggings or Shorts, Bare Feet. Ponytail or Bun. Boys: Black T-Shirt, Black Shorts, Bare Feet
Ages 6-8
Saturday
11:45 AM to 12:30 PM
Sep 9 to Jan 22
Studio B
Ballet-Pointe
Our Ballet-Pointe class includes beginner to advanced pointe techniques focusing on building the fundamentals and strength of pointe at the barre and progressing into the centre with more challenging steps. Students not yet on pointe would require an assessment prior to beginning the class. Dancers with previous pointe experience are permitted to sign up without an assessment. Dress Code Girls: Black Sleeveless Body Suit & Pink Convertible Tights, Pink Ballet Pointe Shoes. Ballet Bun
Ages 13-18
Saturday
12:00 PM to 1:00 PM
Sep 9 to Jan 22
Studio A
Jumps & Turns 2
Jumps & Turns classes are designed to enhance jazz techniques with a primary focus on mastering jumping and turning elements without choreography. Dancers will build muscle memory and fine tune their skills for easy execution with these skills. This is not a performance based class, therefore the participants have the opportunity to continue their training for the full duration of each term. Dress Code Girls: Black Sleeveless Body Suit & Black Convertible Tights or Black Tank Top or Sports Bra & Black Shorts or Leggings, Black Slip on Jazz Shoes. Ponytail or Bun. Boys: Black T-Shirt, Black Shorts or Leggings, Black Slip on Jazz Shoes
Ages 13-16
Saturday
2:00 PM to 2:45 PM
Sep 9 to Jan 22
Studio B
Technique 1
Technique classes are designed to enhance dance techniques with a primary focus on mastering and fully comprehending technical dance elements without choreography. Dancers will build muscle memory and fine tune their skills for easy execution with technical skills. This is not a performance based class; therefore, the participants have the opportunity to continue their training for the full duration of each term. Dress Code Girls: Black Sleeveless Body Suit & Pink Convertible Tights, Pink Ballet Slippers. Ballet Bun Boys: White T-Shirt, Black Slim Fitting Shorts or Leggings, Black Ballet Slippers.
Ages 9-12
Saturday
2:00 PM to 2:45 PM
Sep 9 to Jan 22
Studio B
Jumps & Turns 1
Jumps & Turns classes are designed to enhance jazz techniques with a primary focus on mastering jumping and turning elements without choreography. Dancers will build muscle memory and fine tune their skills for easy execution with these skills. This is not a performance based class, therefore the participants have the opportunity to continue their training for the full duration of each term. Dress Code Girls: Black Sleeveless Body Suit & Black Convertible Tights or Black Tank Top or Sports Bra & Black Shorts or Leggings, Black Slip on Jazz Shoes. Ponytail or Bun. Boys: Black T-Shirt, Black Shorts or Leggings, Black Slip on Jazz Shoes
Ages 9-12
Saturday
2:45 PM to 3:30 PM
Sep 9 to Jan 22
Studio A
Technique 2
Technique classes are designed to enhance dance techniques with a primary focus on mastering and fully comprehending technical dance elements without choreography. Dancers will build muscle memory and fine tune their skills for easy execution with technical skills. This is not a performance based class; therefore, the participants have the opportunity to continue their training for the full duration of each term. Dress Code Girls: Black Sleeveless Body Suit & Pink Convertible Tights, Pink Ballet Slippers. Ballet Bun Boys: White T-Shirt, Black Slim Fitting Shorts or Leggings, Black Ballet Slippers.
Ages 13-16
Saturday
2:45 PM to 3:30 PM
Sep 9 to Jan 22

Term 1 Ottawa (2017-2018)

Location Name Class Days
Studio B
Contemporary - Grade 2 & 3
Contemporary Dance is a fusion of modern, jazz and ballet techniques. In terms of the focus of its technique, contemporary dance tends to combine the strong and controlled legwork of ballet with modern dance's stress on the torso, and also employs contract-release, floor work, fall and recovery, and improvisation characteristic of modern dance. This type of dance challenges choreographers and dancers to use motion as an artistic form of expression. KaliAndrews Dance Company offers Contemporary Dance for ages 8 and up and beginners are welcome! KADC is one of the top schools in Ottawa for Contemporary, winning multiple Choreography, Costume and Overall awards across several regional and national competitions. Dress Code Girls: Black Sleeveless Body Suit & Black Convertible Tights or Black Tank Top or Sports Bra & Black Leggings or Shorts, Bare Feet, Sun Tan Foot Paws or Socks. Ponytail or Bun. Boys: Black T-Shirt, Black Shorts or Leggings, Bare Feet, Sun Tan Foot Paws or Socks.
Ages 9-10
Monday
5:00 PM to 5:45 PM
Sep 9 to Jan 22
Studio C
Hip Hop - Pre-Primary
KaliAndrews Dance Company is quickly emerging as one of the most exciting Hip Hop dance schools in the city. Our competitive dancers have risen to the top at both regional and national competitions, winning Top Hip Hop Scores in 2016 in addition to several other Choreography and Special Awards throughout the past competitive seasons. Recreational Hip Hop dance at KaliAndrews Dance Company centers around freestyle classes, which focus on hip hop movements such as popping, locking, breaking, house and old school to today’s popular pop and hip hop music. Great music and fresh choreography set our hip hop program apart! Dress Code Girls & Boys: Lose clothing such as T-Shirts, Tank Tops, Sweat and Track Pants are acceptable. Indoor shoes only please. Ponytail.
Ages 5-6
Monday
5:00 PM to 5:45 PM
Sep 9 to Jan 22
Studio A
Tap - Primary & Grade 1
Tap Dance classes at KADC focus on fundamental tap technique to enhance rhythm and motor skills. Students are introduced to tap through the BATD syllabus and progress to open work at the advanced levels. Tap Dance is an exciting form of dance in which dancers wear special shoes equipped with metal taps. Tap dancers use their feet like drums to create rhythmic patterns and timely beats. The term “tap dancing” is derived from the tapping sound produced when the small metal plates on the dancer’s shoes touch a hard floor or surface. Dress Code Girls: Black Sleeveless Body Suit & Black Convertible Tights or Black Tank Top or Sports Bra & Black Shorts or Leggings, Black Tap Shoes. Ponytail or Bun. Boys: Black T-Shirt, Black Shorts or Leggings, Black Tap Shoes
Ages 7-8
Monday
5:00 PM to 5:45 PM
Sep 9 to Jan 22
Studio C
Contemporary - Grade 4 & 5
Contemporary Dance is a fusion of modern, jazz and ballet techniques. In terms of the focus of its technique, contemporary dance tends to combine the strong and controlled legwork of ballet with modern dance's stress on the torso, and also employs contract-release, floor work, fall and recovery, and improvisation characteristic of modern dance. This type of dance challenges choreographers and dancers to use motion as an artistic form of expression. KaliAndrews Dance Company offers Contemporary Dance for ages 8 and up and beginners are welcome! KADC is one of the top schools in Ottawa for Contemporary, winning multiple Choreography, Costume and Overall awards across several regional and national competitions. Dress Code Girls: Black Sleeveless Body Suit & Black Convertible Tights or Black Tank Top or Sports Bra & Black Leggings or Shorts, Bare Feet, Sun Tan Foot Paws or Socks. Ponytail or Bun. Boys: Black T-Shirt, Black Shorts or Leggings, Bare Feet, Sun Tan Foot Paws or Socks.
Ages 11-12
Monday
5:45 PM to 6:30 PM
Sep 9 to Jan 22
Studio B
Hip Hop - Grade 2 & 3
KaliAndrews Dance Company is quickly emerging as one of the most exciting Hip Hop dance schools in the city. Our competitive dancers have risen to the top at both regional and national competitions, winning Top Hip Hop Scores in 2016 in addition to several other Choreography and Special Awards throughout the past competitive seasons. Recreational Hip Hop dance at KaliAndrews Dance Company centers around freestyle classes, which focus on hip hop movements such as popping, locking, breaking, house and old school to today’s popular pop and hip hop music. Great music and fresh choreography set our hip hop program apart! Dress Code Girls & Boys: Lose clothing such as T-Shirts, Tank Tops, Sweat and Track Pants are acceptable. Indoor shoes only please. Ponytail.
Ages 9-10
Monday
5:45 PM to 6:30 PM
Sep 9 to Jan 22
Studio A
Tap - Pre-Primary
Tap Dance classes at KADC focus on fundamental tap technique to enhance rhythm and motor skills. Students are introduced to tap through the BATD syllabus and progress to open work at the advanced levels. Tap Dance is an exciting form of dance in which dancers wear special shoes equipped with metal taps. Tap dancers use their feet like drums to create rhythmic patterns and timely beats. The term “tap dancing” is derived from the tapping sound produced when the small metal plates on the dancer’s shoes touch a hard floor or surface. Dress Code Girls: Black Sleeveless Body Suit & Black Convertible Tights or Black Tank Top or Sports Bra & Black Shorts or Leggings, Black Tap Shoes. Ponytail or Bun. Boys: Black T-Shirt, Black Shorts or Leggings, Black Tap Shoes
Ages 5-6
Monday
5:45 PM to 6:30 PM
Sep 9 to Jan 22
Hip Hop - Grade 4 & 5
KaliAndrews Dance Company is quickly emerging as one of the most exciting Hip Hop dance schools in the city. Our competitive dancers have risen to the top at both regional and national competitions, winning Top Hip Hop Scores in 2016 in addition to several other Choreography and Special Awards throughout the past competitive seasons. Recreational Hip Hop dance at KaliAndrews Dance Company centers around freestyle classes, which focus on hip hop movements such as popping, locking, breaking, house and old school to today’s popular pop and hip hop music. Great music and fresh choreography set our hip hop program apart! Dress Code Girls & Boys: Lose clothing such as T-Shirts, Tank Tops, Sweat and Track Pants are acceptable. Indoor shoes only please. Ponytail.
Ages 11-12
Monday
6:30 PM to 7:15 PM
Sep 9 to Jan 22
Studio A
Hip Hop - Primary & Grade 1
KaliAndrews Dance Company is quickly emerging as one of the most exciting Hip Hop dance schools in the city. Our competitive dancers have risen to the top at both regional and national competitions, winning Top Hip Hop Scores in 2016 in addition to several other Choreography and Special Awards throughout the past competitive seasons. Recreational Hip Hop dance at KaliAndrews Dance Company centers around freestyle classes, which focus on hip hop movements such as popping, locking, breaking, house and old school to today’s popular pop and hip hop music. Great music and fresh choreography set our hip hop program apart! Dress Code Girls & Boys: Lose clothing such as T-Shirts, Tank Tops, Sweat and Track Pants are acceptable. Indoor shoes only please. Ponytail.
Ages 7-8
Monday
6:30 PM to 7:15 PM
Sep 9 to Jan 22
Studio C
Aerial Acrobatics 1 - Mini
Course Prerequisites: - Must be comfortable hanging upside down - Can do one full chin-up without assistance - Can do one full push up from toes - Can touch toes standing (pike position) without bending knees - Understands that this course is both physically and mentally challenging - Can comprehend and follow instructions well Note: An additional Acrobatic or Limbering class is recommended alongside Aerial Acrobatics courses. KaliAndrews Dance Company provides the opportunity for participants to explore their artistic acrobatic skills in the air! Offering multiple choices of Aerial Apparatus’ for our students to discover, explore, grow and challenge themselves within each lesson. Aerial acrobatics has become well-known in the circus performance community and is continuing to grow in popularity. This form of acrobatics is highly challenging in addition to being rewarding at the same time, and is commonly seen in the world famous Cirque du Soleil. Aerialists will spend time throughout each Term to put together their own performance pieces. Under the direction of KADC’s staff, you will have the opportunity to learn how to put choreography together, receive advice on music selections and adequate practice time in preparation for your In-Studio performance. Students are permitted to invite guests to view the final class of the Term in our studio while each participant presents their own piece in front of a small audience. Photos and Videos are permitted. Types of Aerial Apparatus offered at KADC: **Silks/Tissue **Hoop – Single Point **Hoop – Double Point **Cube **Trapeze **Hammock Silks Dress Code Participants are asked to wear tight, fitted clothing covering as much skin as possible. KADC recommends tight, fitted long sleeved shirts, leggings, tights etc. Bare Feet. Hair should be neatly tied up in a ponytail or a Ballet Bun.
Ages 7-9
Monday
6:45 PM to 7:15 PM
Sep 9 to Jan 22
Studio B
Contemporary - Elementary to Advanced
Contemporary Dance is a fusion of modern, jazz and ballet techniques. In terms of the focus of its technique, contemporary dance tends to combine the strong and controlled legwork of ballet with modern dance's stress on the torso, and also employs contract-release, floor work, fall and recovery, and improvisation characteristic of modern dance. This type of dance challenges choreographers and dancers to use motion as an artistic form of expression. KaliAndrews Dance Company offers Contemporary Dance for ages 8 and up and beginners are welcome! KADC is one of the top schools in Ottawa for Contemporary, winning multiple Choreography, Costume and Overall awards across several regional and national competitions. Dress Code Girls: Black Sleeveless Body Suit & Black Convertible Tights or Black Tank Top or Sports Bra & Black Leggings or Shorts, Bare Feet, Sun Tan Foot Paws or Socks. Ponytail or Bun. Boys: Black T-Shirt, Black Shorts or Leggings, Bare Feet, Sun Tan Foot Paws or Socks.
Ages 13-17
Monday
7:15 PM to 8:00 PM
Sep 9 to Jan 22
Studio A
Tap - Grade 2 & 3
Tap Dance classes at KADC focus on fundamental tap technique to enhance rhythm and motor skills. Students are introduced to tap through the BATD syllabus and progress to open work at the advanced levels. Tap Dance is an exciting form of dance in which dancers wear special shoes equipped with metal taps. Tap dancers use their feet like drums to create rhythmic patterns and timely beats. The term “tap dancing” is derived from the tapping sound produced when the small metal plates on the dancer’s shoes touch a hard floor or surface. Dress Code Girls: Black Sleeveless Body Suit & Black Convertible Tights or Black Tank Top or Sports Bra & Black Shorts or Leggings, Black Tap Shoes. Ponytail or Bun. Boys: Black T-Shirt, Black Shorts or Leggings, Black Tap Shoes
Ages 9-10
Monday
7:15 PM to 8:00 PM
Sep 9 to Jan 22
Studio C
Aerial Acrobatics 2
Course Prerequisites: - Must be comfortable hanging upside down - Can do one full chin-up without assistance - Can do one full push up from toes - Can touch toes standing (pike position) without bending knees - Understands that this course is both physically and mentally challenging - Can comprehend and follow instructions well Note: An additional Acrobatic or Limbering class is recommended alongside Aerial Acrobatics courses. KaliAndrews Dance Company provides the opportunity for participants to explore their artistic acrobatic skills in the air! Offering multiple choices of Aerial Apparatus’ for our students to discover, explore, grow and challenge themselves within each lesson. Aerial acrobatics has become well-known in the circus performance community and is continuing to grow in popularity. This form of acrobatics is highly challenging in addition to being rewarding at the same time, and is commonly seen in the world famous Cirque du Soleil. Aerialists will spend time throughout each Term to put together their own performance pieces. Under the direction of KADC’s staff, you will have the opportunity to learn how to put choreography together, receive advice on music selections and adequate practice time in preparation for your In-Studio performance. Students are permitted to invite guests to view the final class of the Term in our studio while each participant presents their own piece in front of a small audience. Photos and Videos are permitted. Types of Aerial Apparatus offered at KADC: **Silks/Tissue **Hoop – Single Point **Hoop – Double Point **Cube **Trapeze **Hammock Silks Dress Code Participants are asked to wear tight, fitted clothing covering as much skin as possible. KADC recommends tight, fitted long sleeved shirts, leggings, tights etc. Bare Feet. Hair should be neatly tied up in a ponytail or a Ballet Bun.
Ages 10-90
Monday
7:30 PM to 8:30 PM
Sep 9 to Jan 22
Studio B
Hip Hop - Elementary to Advanced
KaliAndrews Dance Company is quickly emerging as one of the most exciting Hip Hop dance schools in the city. Our competitive dancers have risen to the top at both regional and national competitions, winning Top Hip Hop Scores in 2016 in addition to several other Choreography and Special Awards throughout the past competitive seasons. Recreational Hip Hop dance at KaliAndrews Dance Company centers around freestyle classes, which focus on hip hop movements such as popping, locking, breaking, house and old school to today’s popular pop and hip hop music. Great music and fresh choreography set our hip hop program apart! Dress Code Girls & Boys: Lose clothing such as T-Shirts, Tank Tops, Sweat and Track Pants are acceptable. Indoor shoes only please. Ponytail.
Ages 13-17
Monday
8:00 PM to 8:45 PM
Sep 9 to Jan 22
Studio C
Aerial Acrobatics 3 - Adult
Course Prerequisites: - Must be comfortable hanging upside down - Can do one full chin-up without assistance - Can do one full push up from toes - Can touch toes standing (pike position) without bending knees - Understands that this course is both physically and mentally challenging - Can comprehend and follow instructions well Note: An additional Acrobatic or Limbering class is recommended alongside Aerial Acrobatics courses. KaliAndrews Dance Company provides the opportunity for participants to explore their artistic acrobatic skills in the air! Offering multiple choices of Aerial Apparatus’ for our students to discover, explore, grow and challenge themselves within each lesson. Aerial acrobatics has become well-known in the circus performance community and is continuing to grow in popularity. This form of acrobatics is highly challenging in addition to being rewarding at the same time, and is commonly seen in the world famous Cirque du Soleil. Aerialists will spend time throughout each Term to put together their own performance pieces. Under the direction of KADC’s staff, you will have the opportunity to learn how to put choreography together, receive advice on music selections and adequate practice time in preparation for your In-Studio performance. Students are permitted to invite guests to view the final class of the Term in our studio while each participant presents their own piece in front of a small audience. Photos and Videos are permitted. Dress Code Participants are asked to wear tight, fitted clothing covering as much skin as possible. KADC recommends tight, fitted long sleeved shirts, leggings, tights etc. Bare Feet. Hair should be neatly tied up in a ponytail or a Ballet Bun.
Ages 19-60
Monday
8:30 PM to 9:30 PM
Sep 9 to Jan 22
Studio A
Acro - Grade 4
Must have completed Grade 3 Acro Examination -- or -- Can complete the following: 1. Splits on both sides 2. Cartwheel Variations on both sides 3. Front and Back Walkover 4. Balances - Elbow and Head Acrobatic Dance and Circus Style Acrobatics are a unique twist on the usual styles of dance. Acrobatic Dance, as both an athletic sport and a performing art, offers a dazzling array of unique skills and personalities to the audience. The most visible display of Acrobatics can currently be seen in the world famous Cirque du Soleil. Our recreational programs are a perfect spot for students to learn the fundamentals of Acrobatic Dance. Students work on their flexibility and strength before attempting their tricks with experienced, qualified spotters and instructors. Basic tricks such as Splits, Backbends, Rolls and Cartwheels are introduced immediately after obtaining the proper strength for support. Participants also learn the basic fundamentals of multiple acrobatic balances such as Head, Chest, Elbow and Hand Balances. Front and Back Walkovers are introduced once the participants obtain the Backbend and Recovery consistently which then prepares them for more advanced skills while applying new and interesting variations to the basics. In our syllabus-based acrobatic classes, students will study exam preparation work in Term 1 and move into preparation for our recital performance throughout Term 2. Dress Code Girls: Black Sleeveless Body Suit & Black Convertible Tights or Black Tank Top & Black Leggings, Bare Feet. Ponytail or Bun. Boys: Black T-Shirt, Black Shorts, Bare Feet.
Ages 11-11
Tuesday
5:00 PM to 6:00 PM
Sep 9 to Jan 22
Studio B
Ballet - Elementary
Must have completed Grade 5 Ballet Examination -- or -- Can complete an assessment. Ballet dance classes focus on the principles and steps on which almost all dance styles were founded. With a solid ballet foundation, dancers can transfer their skills into other dance forms to enhance their versatility. While all styles of dance tend to compliment one another, Ballet technique is the foundation for many other dance styles and is a highly recommended addition to any dancers course load. In our syllabus-based ballet classes, students will study exam preparation work in Term 1 and move into preparation for our recital performance throughout Term 2. Dress Code Girls: Black Sleeveless Body Suit & Pink Convertible Tights, Pink Ballet Slippers. Ballet Bun Boys:White T-Shirt, Black Slim Fitting Shorts or Leggings, Black Ballet Slippers.
Ages 13-14
Tuesday
5:00 PM to 6:00 PM
Sep 9 to Jan 22
Studio C
Jazz - Grade 5
Must have completed Grade 4 Jazz Examination -- or -- Can complete an assessment. Jazz dance technique was designed to rebel against traditional ballet. Jazz dance is energetic and fun, showcasing exaggerated movements, fancy footwork, big leaps and fast turns with an attitude that the dancer conveys to the audience. This style of dance is faster than ballet, which most students find more enjoyable and easier to follow. However to excel in jazz, dancers need a strong background in ballet. KaliAndrews Dance Company offers Jazz dance classes for all ages. Beginners and experienced dancers are welcome. In our syllabus-based jazz classes, students will study exam preparation work in Term 1 and move into preparation for our recital performance throughout Term 2. Dress Code: Girls: Black Sleeveless Body Suit & Black Convertible Tights or Black Tank Top or Sports Bra & Black Shorts or Leggings, Black Slip on Jazz Shoes. Ponytail or Bun. Boys: Black T-Shirt, Black Shorts or Leggings, Black Slip on Jazz Shoes.
Ages 12-12
Tuesday
5:00 PM to 6:00 PM
Sep 9 to Jan 22
Studio A
Acro - Grade 5
Must have completed Grade 4 Acro Examination -- or -- Can complete the following: 1. Splits - left, right and centre 2. Cartwheel Variations on both sides 3. Front and Back Walkover Variations 4. Balances - Chest, Elbow and Head 5. Front and Back Chestrolls 6. Rolling Bends 7. Waterfall Acrobatic Dance and Circus Style Acrobatics are a unique twist on the usual styles of dance. Acrobatic Dance, as both an athletic sport and a performing art, offers a dazzling array of unique skills and personalities to the audience. The most visible display of Acrobatics can currently be seen in the world famous Cirque du Soleil. Our recreational programs are a perfect spot for students to learn the fundamentals of Acrobatic Dance. Students work on their flexibility and strength before attempting their tricks with experienced, qualified spotters and instructors. Basic tricks such as Splits, Backbends, Rolls and Cartwheels are introduced immediately after obtaining the proper strength for support. Participants also learn the basic fundamentals of multiple acrobatic balances such as Head, Chest, Elbow and Hand Balances. Front and Back Walkovers are introduced once the participants obtain the Backbend and Recovery consistently which then prepares them for more advanced skills while applying new and interesting variations to the basics. In our syllabus-based acrobatic classes, students will study exam preparation work in Term 1 and move into preparation for our recital performance throughout Term 2. Dress Code Girls: Black Sleeveless Body Suit & Black Convertible Tights or Black Tank Top & Black Leggings, Bare Feet. Ponytail or Bun. Boys: Black T-Shirt, Black Shorts, Bare Feet.
Ages 12-12
Tuesday
6:00 PM to 7:00 PM
Sep 9 to Jan 22
Studio C
Ballet-Pointe - Elementary
Pointe Year 1 and 2. Our Elementary Pointe class includes beginner pointe techniques focusing on building the fundamentals and strength of pointe at the barre and progressing into the centre with more challenging steps. Students not yet on pointe would require an assessment prior to beginning the class. Dancers with previous pointe experience are permitted to sign up without an assessment. Dress Code Girls: Black Sleeveless Body Suit & Pink Convertible Tights, Pink Pointe Shoes. Ballet Bun.
Ages 13-14
Tuesday
6:00 PM to 7:00 PM
Sep 9 to Jan 22
Jazz - Grade 4
Must have completed Grade 3 Jazz Examination -- or -- Can complete an assessment. Jazz dance technique was designed to rebel against traditional ballet. Jazz dance is energetic and fun, showcasing exaggerated movements, fancy footwork, big leaps and fast turns with an attitude that the dancer conveys to the audience. This style of dance is faster than ballet, which most students find more enjoyable and easier to follow. However to excel in jazz, dancers need a strong background in ballet. KaliAndrews Dance Company offers Jazz dance classes for all ages. Beginners and experienced dancers are welcome. In our syllabus-based jazz classes, students will study exam preparation work in Term 1 and move into preparation for our recital performance throughout Term 2. Dress Code: Girls: Black Sleeveless Body Suit & Black Convertible Tights or Black Tank Top or Sports Bra & Black Shorts or Leggings, Black Slip on Jazz Shoes. Ponytail or Bun. Boys: Black T-Shirt, Black Shorts or Leggings, Black Slip on Jazz Shoes.
Ages 11-11
Tuesday
6:00 PM to 7:00 PM
Sep 9 to Jan 22
Studio C
Acro - Elementary
Must have completed Grade 5 Acro Examination -- or -- Can complete the following: 1. Splits - left, right and centre 2. Cartwheel Variations on both sides 3. Front and Back Walkover Variations 4. Balances - Hand, Chest, Elbow and Head 5. Front and Back Chestrolls 6. Rolling Bends 7. Waterfall 8. Hand Walks 9. Dive Walkovers or Front Handsprings 10. Nip Up or Head Spring Acrobatic Dance and Circus Style Acrobatics are a unique twist on the usual styles of dance. Acrobatic Dance, as both an athletic sport and a performing art, offers a dazzling array of unique skills and personalities to the audience. The most visible display of Acrobatics can currently be seen in the world famous Cirque du Soleil. Our recreational programs are a perfect spot for students to learn the fundamentals of Acrobatic Dance. Students work on their flexibility and strength before attempting their tricks with experienced, qualified spotters and instructors. Basic tricks such as Splits, Backbends, Rolls and Cartwheels are introduced immediately after obtaining the proper strength for support. Participants also learn the basic fundamentals of multiple acrobatic balances such as Head, Chest, Elbow and Hand Balances. Front and Back Walkovers are introduced once the participants obtain the Backbend and Recovery consistently which then prepares them for more advanced skills while applying new and interesting variations to the basics. In our syllabus-based acrobatic classes, students will study exam preparation work in Term 1 and move into preparation for our recital performance throughout Term 2. Dress Code Girls: Black Sleeveless Body Suit & Black Convertible Tights or Black Tank Top & Black Leggings, Bare Feet. Ponytail or Bun. Boys: Black T-Shirt, Black Shorts, Bare Feet.
Ages 13-14
Tuesday
7:00 PM to 8:00 PM
Sep 9 to Jan 22
Studio A
Ballet - Grade 5
Must have completed Grade 4 Ballet Examination -- or -- Can complete an assessment. Ballet dance classes focus on the principles and steps on which almost all dance styles were founded. With a solid ballet foundation, dancers can transfer their skills into other dance forms to enhance their versatility. While all styles of dance tend to compliment one another, Ballet technique is the foundation for many other dance styles and is a highly recommended addition to any dancers course load. In our syllabus-based ballet classes, students will study exam preparation work in Term 1 and move into preparation for our recital performance throughout Term 2. Dress Code Girls: Black Sleeveless Body Suit & Pink Convertible Tights, Pink Ballet Slippers. Ballet Bun Boys:White T-Shirt, Black Slim Fitting Shorts or Leggings, Black Ballet Slippers.
Ages 12-12
Tuesday
7:00 PM to 8:00 PM
Sep 9 to Jan 22
Studio B
Jazz - Intermediate & Advanced
This class is full
Must have completed Elementary Jazz Examination -- or -- Can complete an assessment. Jazz dance technique was designed to rebel against traditional ballet. Jazz dance is energetic and fun, showcasing exaggerated movements, fancy footwork, big leaps and fast turns with an attitude that the dancer conveys to the audience. This style of dance is faster than ballet, which most students find more enjoyable and easier to follow. However to excel in jazz, dancers need a strong background in ballet. KaliAndrews Dance Company offers Jazz dance classes for all ages. Beginners and experienced dancers are welcome. In our syllabus-based jazz classes, students will study exam preparation work in Term 1 and move into preparation for our recital performance throughout Term 2. Dress Code: Girls: Black Sleeveless Body Suit & Black Convertible Tights or Black Tank Top or Sports Bra & Black Shorts or Leggings, Black Slip on Jazz Shoes. Ponytail or Bun. Boys: Black T-Shirt, Black Shorts or Leggings, Black Slip on Jazz Shoes.
Ages 15-17
Tuesday
7:00 PM to 8:00 PM
Sep 9 to Jan 22
Studio C
Acro - Intermediate & Advanced
Must have completed Elementary Acro Examination -- or -- Can complete the following: 1. Splits - left, right and centre 2. Cartwheel Variations on both sides 3. One Handed Front and Back Walkovers with Variations 4. Balances - Hand, Chest, Elbow and Head 5. Front and Back Chestrolls 6. Rolling Bends 7. Waterfall 8. Hand Walks 9. Dive Walkovers or Front Handsprings 10. Nip Up or Head Spring 11. Tumbling Skills - Aerial or Handspring skills Acrobatic Dance and Circus Style Acrobatics are a unique twist on the usual styles of dance. Acrobatic Dance, as both an athletic sport and a performing art, offers a dazzling array of unique skills and personalities to the audience. The most visible display of Acrobatics can currently be seen in the world famous Cirque du Soleil. Our recreational programs are a perfect spot for students to learn the fundamentals of Acrobatic Dance. Students work on their flexibility and strength before attempting their tricks with experienced, qualified spotters and instructors. Basic tricks such as Splits, Backbends, Rolls and Cartwheels are introduced immediately after obtaining the proper strength for support. Participants also learn the basic fundamentals of multiple acrobatic balances such as Head, Chest, Elbow and Hand Balances. Front and Back Walkovers are introduced once the participants obtain the Backbend and Recovery consistently which then prepares them for more advanced skills while applying new and interesting variations to the basics. In our syllabus-based acrobatic classes, students will study exam preparation work in Term 1 and move into preparation for our recital performance throughout Term 2. Dress Code Girls: Black Sleeveless Body Suit & Black Convertible Tights or Black Tank Top & Black Leggings, Bare Feet. Ponytail or Bun. Boys: Black T-Shirt, Black Shorts, Bare Feet.
Ages 15-17
Tuesday
8:00 PM to 9:00 PM
Sep 9 to Jan 22
Studio A
Ballet - Grade 4
Must have completed Grade 3 Ballet Examination -- or -- Can complete an assessment. Ballet dance classes focus on the principles and steps on which almost all dance styles were founded. With a solid ballet foundation, dancers can transfer their skills into other dance forms to enhance their versatility. While all styles of dance tend to compliment one another, Ballet technique is the foundation for many other dance styles and is a highly recommended addition to any dancers course load. In our syllabus-based ballet classes, students will study exam preparation work in Term 1 and move into preparation for our recital performance throughout Term 2. Dress Code Girls: Black Sleeveless Body Suit & Pink Convertible Tights, Pink Ballet Slippers. Ballet Bun Boys:White T-Shirt, Black Slim Fitting Shorts or Leggings, Black Ballet Slippers.
Ages 11-11
Tuesday
8:00 PM to 9:00 PM
Sep 9 to Jan 22
Studio B
Jazz - Elementary
Must have completed Grade 5 Jazz Examination -- or -- Can complete an assessment. Jazz dance technique was designed to rebel against traditional ballet. Jazz dance is energetic and fun, showcasing exaggerated movements, fancy footwork, big leaps and fast turns with an attitude that the dancer conveys to the audience. This style of dance is faster than ballet, which most students find more enjoyable and easier to follow. However to excel in jazz, dancers need a strong background in ballet. KaliAndrews Dance Company offers Jazz dance classes for all ages. Beginners and experienced dancers are welcome. In our syllabus-based jazz classes, students will study exam preparation work in Term 1 and move into preparation for our recital performance throughout Term 2. Dress Code: Girls: Black Sleeveless Body Suit & Black Convertible Tights or Black Tank Top or Sports Bra & Black Shorts or Leggings, Black Slip on Jazz Shoes. Ponytail or Bun. Boys: Black T-Shirt, Black Shorts or Leggings, Black Slip on Jazz Shoes.
Ages 13-14
Tuesday
8:00 PM to 9:00 PM
Sep 9 to Jan 22
Studio B
Ballet - Intermediate & Advanced
This class is full
Must have completed Elementary Ballet Examination -- or -- Can complete an assessment. Ballet dance classes focus on the principles and steps on which almost all dance styles were founded. With a solid ballet foundation, dancers can transfer their skills into other dance forms to enhance their versatility. While all styles of dance tend to compliment one another, Ballet technique is the foundation for many other dance styles and is a highly recommended addition to any dancers course load. In our syllabus-based ballet classes, students will study exam preparation work in Term 1 and move into preparation for our recital performance throughout Term 2. Dress Code Girls: Black Sleeveless Body Suit & Pink Convertible Tights, Pink Ballet Slippers. Ballet Bun Boys:White T-Shirt, Black Slim Fitting Shorts or Leggings, Black Ballet Slippers.
Ages 15-17
Tuesday
9:00 PM to 10:00 PM
Sep 9 to Jan 22
Studio C
Acro - Primary
Acrobatic Dance and Circus Style Acrobatics are a unique twist on the usual styles of dance. Acrobatic Dance, as both an athletic sport and a performing art, offers a dazzling array of unique skills and personalities to the audience. The most visible display of Acrobatics can currently be seen in the world famous Cirque du Soleil. Our recreational programs are a perfect spot for students to learn the fundamentals of Acrobatic Dance. Students work on their flexibility and strength before attempting their tricks with experienced, qualified spotters and instructors. Basic tricks such as Splits, Backbends, Rolls and Cartwheels are introduced immediately after obtaining the proper strength for support. Participants also learn the basic fundamentals of multiple acrobatic balances such as Head, Chest, Elbow and Hand Balances. Front and Back Walkovers are introduced once the participants obtain the Backbend and Recovery consistently which then prepares them for more advanced skills while applying new and interesting variations to the basics. In our syllabus-based acrobatic classes, students will study exam preparation work in Term 1 and move into preparation for our recital performance throughout Term 2. Dress Code Girls: Black Sleeveless Body Suit & Black Convertible Tights or Black Tank Top & Black Leggings, Bare Feet. Ponytail or Bun. Boys: Black T-Shirt, Black Shorts, Bare Feet.
Ages 7-7
Wednesday
5:00 PM to 5:45 PM
Sep 9 to Jan 22
Studio C
Ballet - Grade 1
Ballet dance classes focus on the principles and steps on which almost all dance styles were founded. With a solid ballet foundation, dancers can transfer their skills into other dance forms to enhance their versatility. While all styles of dance tend to compliment one another, Ballet technique is the foundation for many other dance styles and is a highly recommended addition to any dancers course load. In our syllabus-based ballet classes, students will study exam preparation work in Term 1 and move into preparation for our recital performance throughout Term 2. Dress Code Girls: Black Sleeveless Body Suit & Pink Convertible Tights, Pink Ballet Slippers. Ballet Bun Boys:White T-Shirt, Black Slim Fitting Shorts or Leggings, Black Ballet Slippers.
Ages 8-8
Wednesday
5:00 PM to 5:45 PM
Sep 9 to Jan 22
Studio B
Jazz - Grade 2
Jazz dance technique was designed to rebel against traditional ballet. Jazz dance is energetic and fun, showcasing exaggerated movements, fancy footwork, big leaps and fast turns with an attitude that the dancer conveys to the audience. This style of dance is faster than ballet, which most students find more enjoyable and easier to follow. However to excel in jazz, dancers need a strong background in ballet. KaliAndrews Dance Company offers Jazz dance classes for all ages. Beginners and experienced dancers are welcome. In our syllabus-based jazz classes, students will study exam preparation work in Term 1 and move into preparation for our recital performance throughout Term 2. Dress Code: Girls: Black Sleeveless Body Suit & Black Convertible Tights or Black Tank Top or Sports Bra & Black Shorts or Leggings, Black Slip on Jazz Shoes. Ponytail or Bun. Boys: Black T-Shirt, Black Shorts or Leggings, Black Slip on Jazz Shoes.
Ages 9-9
Wednesday
5:00 PM to 5:45 PM
Sep 9 to Jan 22
Studio C
Acro - Grade 2
Acrobatic Dance and Circus Style Acrobatics are a unique twist on the usual styles of dance. Acrobatic Dance, as both an athletic sport and a performing art, offers a dazzling array of unique skills and personalities to the audience. The most visible display of Acrobatics can currently be seen in the world famous Cirque du Soleil. Our recreational programs are a perfect spot for students to learn the fundamentals of Acrobatic Dance. Students work on their flexibility and strength before attempting their tricks with experienced, qualified spotters and instructors. Basic tricks such as Splits, Backbends, Rolls and Cartwheels are introduced immediately after obtaining the proper strength for support. Participants also learn the basic fundamentals of multiple acrobatic balances such as Head, Chest, Elbow and Hand Balances. Front and Back Walkovers are introduced once the participants obtain the Backbend and Recovery consistently which then prepares them for more advanced skills while applying new and interesting variations to the basics. In our syllabus-based acrobatic classes, students will study exam preparation work in Term 1 and move into preparation for our recital performance throughout Term 2. Dress Code Girls: Black Sleeveless Body Suit & Black Convertible Tights or Black Tank Top & Black Leggings, Bare Feet. Ponytail or Bun. Boys: Black T-Shirt, Black Shorts, Bare Feet.
Ages 9-9
Wednesday
5:45 PM to 6:30 PM
Sep 9 to Jan 22
Studio A
Ballet - Primary
Ballet dance classes focus on the principles and steps on which almost all dance styles were founded. With a solid ballet foundation, dancers can transfer their skills into other dance forms to enhance their versatility. While all styles of dance tend to compliment one another, Ballet technique is the foundation for many other dance styles and is a highly recommended addition to any dancers course load. In our syllabus-based ballet classes, students will study exam preparation work in Term 1 and move into preparation for our recital performance throughout Term 2. Dress Code Girls: Black Sleeveless Body Suit & Pink Convertible Tights, Pink Ballet Slippers. Ballet Bun Boys:White T-Shirt, Black Slim Fitting Shorts or Leggings, Black Ballet Slippers.
Ages 7-7
Wednesday
5:45 PM to 6:30 PM
Sep 9 to Jan 22
Studio B
Jazz - Grade 1
Jazz dance technique was designed to rebel against traditional ballet. Jazz dance is energetic and fun, showcasing exaggerated movements, fancy footwork, big leaps and fast turns with an attitude that the dancer conveys to the audience. This style of dance is faster than ballet, which most students find more enjoyable and easier to follow. However to excel in jazz, dancers need a strong background in ballet. KaliAndrews Dance Company offers Jazz dance classes for all ages. Beginners and experienced dancers are welcome. In our syllabus-based jazz classes, students will study exam preparation work in Term 1 and move into preparation for our recital performance throughout Term 2. Dress Code: Girls: Black Sleeveless Body Suit & Black Convertible Tights or Black Tank Top or Sports Bra & Black Shorts or Leggings, Black Slip on Jazz Shoes. Ponytail or Bun. Boys: Black T-Shirt, Black Shorts or Leggings, Black Slip on Jazz Shoes.
Ages 8-8
Wednesday
5:45 PM to 6:30 PM
Sep 9 to Jan 22
Studio C
Acro - Grade 1
Acrobatic Dance and Circus Style Acrobatics are a unique twist on the usual styles of dance. Acrobatic Dance, as both an athletic sport and a performing art, offers a dazzling array of unique skills and personalities to the audience. The most visible display of Acrobatics can currently be seen in the world famous Cirque du Soleil. Our recreational programs are a perfect spot for students to learn the fundamentals of Acrobatic Dance. Students work on their flexibility and strength before attempting their tricks with experienced, qualified spotters and instructors. Basic tricks such as Splits, Backbends, Rolls and Cartwheels are introduced immediately after obtaining the proper strength for support. Participants also learn the basic fundamentals of multiple acrobatic balances such as Head, Chest, Elbow and Hand Balances. Front and Back Walkovers are introduced once the participants obtain the Backbend and Recovery consistently which then prepares them for more advanced skills while applying new and interesting variations to the basics. In our syllabus-based acrobatic classes, students will study exam preparation work in Term 1 and move into preparation for our recital performance throughout Term 2. Dress Code Girls: Black Sleeveless Body Suit & Black Convertible Tights or Black Tank Top & Black Leggings, Bare Feet. Ponytail or Bun. Boys: Black T-Shirt, Black Shorts, Bare Feet.
Ages 8-8
Wednesday
6:30 PM to 7:15 PM
Sep 9 to Jan 22
Studio A
Ballet - Grade 3
Ballet dance classes focus on the principles and steps on which almost all dance styles were founded. With a solid ballet foundation, dancers can transfer their skills into other dance forms to enhance their versatility. While all styles of dance tend to compliment one another, Ballet technique is the foundation for many other dance styles and is a highly recommended addition to any dancers course load. In our syllabus-based ballet classes, students will study exam preparation work in Term 1 and move into preparation for our recital performance throughout Term 2. Dress Code Girls: Black Sleeveless Body Suit & Pink Convertible Tights, Pink Ballet Slippers. Ballet Bun Boys:White T-Shirt, Black Slim Fitting Shorts or Leggings, Black Ballet Slippers.
Ages 10-10
Wednesday
6:30 PM to 7:15 PM
Sep 9 to Jan 22
Studio B
Jazz - Primary
Jazz dance technique was designed to rebel against traditional ballet. Jazz dance is energetic and fun, showcasing exaggerated movements, fancy footwork, big leaps and fast turns with an attitude that the dancer conveys to the audience. This style of dance is faster than ballet, which most students find more enjoyable and easier to follow. However to excel in jazz, dancers need a strong background in ballet. KaliAndrews Dance Company offers Jazz dance classes for all ages. Beginners and experienced dancers are welcome. In our syllabus-based jazz classes, students will study exam preparation work in Term 1 and move into preparation for our recital performance throughout Term 2. Dress Code: Girls: Black Sleeveless Body Suit & Black Convertible Tights or Black Tank Top or Sports Bra & Black Shorts or Leggings, Black Slip on Jazz Shoes. Ponytail or Bun. Boys: Black T-Shirt, Black Shorts or Leggings, Black Slip on Jazz Shoes.
Ages 7-7
Wednesday
6:30 PM to 7:15 PM
Sep 9 to Jan 22
Studio A
Ballet - Grade 2
Ballet dance classes focus on the principles and steps on which almost all dance styles were founded. With a solid ballet foundation, dancers can transfer their skills into other dance forms to enhance their versatility. While all styles of dance tend to compliment one another, Ballet technique is the foundation for many other dance styles and is a highly recommended addition to any dancers course load. In our syllabus-based ballet classes, students will study exam preparation work in Term 1 and move into preparation for our recital performance throughout Term 2. Dress Code Girls: Black Sleeveless Body Suit & Pink Convertible Tights, Pink Ballet Slippers. Ballet Bun Boys:White T-Shirt, Black Slim Fitting Shorts or Leggings, Black Ballet Slippers.
Ages 9-9
Wednesday
7:15 PM to 8:00 PM
Sep 9 to Jan 22
Jazz - Grade 3
Jazz dance technique was designed to rebel against traditional ballet. Jazz dance is energetic and fun, showcasing exaggerated movements, fancy footwork, big leaps and fast turns with an attitude that the dancer conveys to the audience. This style of dance is faster than ballet, which most students find more enjoyable and easier to follow. However to excel in jazz, dancers need a strong background in ballet. KaliAndrews Dance Company offers Jazz dance classes for all ages. Beginners and experienced dancers are welcome. In our syllabus-based jazz classes, students will study exam preparation work in Term 1 and move into preparation for our recital performance throughout Term 2. Dress Code: Girls: Black Sleeveless Body Suit & Black Convertible Tights or Black Tank Top or Sports Bra & Black Shorts or Leggings, Black Slip on Jazz Shoes. Ponytail or Bun. Boys: Black T-Shirt, Black Shorts or Leggings, Black Slip on Jazz Shoes.
Ages 10-10
Wednesday
7:15 PM to 8:00 PM
Sep 9 to Jan 22
Studio C
Aerial Acrobatics 4
Course Prerequisites: - Must be comfortable hanging upside down - Can do one full chin-up without assistance - Can do one full push up from toes - Can touch toes standing (pike position) without bending knees - Understands that this course is both physically and mentally challenging - Can comprehend and follow instructions well Note: An additional Acrobatic or Limbering class is recommended alongside Aerial Acrobatics courses. KaliAndrews Dance Company provides the opportunity for participants to explore their artistic acrobatic skills in the air! Offering multiple choices of Aerial Apparatus’ for our students to discover, explore, grow and challenge themselves within each lesson. Aerial acrobatics has become well-known in the circus performance community and is continuing to grow in popularity. This form of acrobatics is highly challenging in addition to being rewarding at the same time, and is commonly seen in the world famous Cirque du Soleil. Aerialists will spend time throughout each Term to put together their own performance pieces. Under the direction of KADC’s staff, you will have the opportunity to learn how to put choreography together, receive advice on music selections and adequate practice time in preparation for your In-Studio performance. Students are permitted to invite guests to view the final class of the Term in our studio while each participant presents their own piece in front of a small audience. Photos and Videos are permitted. Types of Aerial Apparatus offered at KADC: **Silks/Tissue **Hoop – Single Point **Hoop – Double Point **Cube **Trapeze **Hammock Silks Dress Code Participants are asked to wear tight, fitted clothing covering as much skin as possible. KADC recommends tight, fitted long sleeved shirts, leggings, tights etc. Bare Feet. Hair should be neatly tied up in a ponytail or a Ballet Bun.
Ages 10-19
Wednesday
7:30 PM to 8:30 PM
Sep 9 to Jan 22
Studio B
Acro - Grade 3
Acrobatic Dance and Circus Style Acrobatics are a unique twist on the usual styles of dance. Acrobatic Dance, as both an athletic sport and a performing art, offers a dazzling array of unique skills and personalities to the audience. The most visible display of Acrobatics can currently be seen in the world famous Cirque du Soleil. Our recreational programs are a perfect spot for students to learn the fundamentals of Acrobatic Dance. Students work on their flexibility and strength before attempting their tricks with experienced, qualified spotters and instructors. Basic tricks such as Splits, Backbends, Rolls and Cartwheels are introduced immediately after obtaining the proper strength for support. Participants also learn the basic fundamentals of multiple acrobatic balances such as Head, Chest, Elbow and Hand Balances. Front and Back Walkovers are introduced once the participants obtain the Backbend and Recovery consistently which then prepares them for more advanced skills while applying new and interesting variations to the basics. In our syllabus-based acrobatic classes, students will study exam preparation work in Term 1 and move into preparation for our recital performance throughout Term 2. Dress Code Girls: Black Sleeveless Body Suit & Black Convertible Tights or Black Tank Top & Black Leggings, Bare Feet. Ponytail or Bun. Boys: Black T-Shirt, Black Shorts, Bare Feet.
Ages 10-10
Wednesday
8:00 PM to 8:45 PM
Sep 9 to Jan 22
Studio C
Aerial Acrobatics 5 - Adult
Course Prerequisites: - Must be comfortable hanging upside down - Can do one full chin-up without assistance - Can do one full push up from toes - Can touch toes standing (pike position) without bending knees - Understands that this course is both physically and mentally challenging - Can comprehend and follow instructions well Note: An additional Acrobatic or Limbering class is recommended alongside Aerial Acrobatics courses. KaliAndrews Dance Company provides the opportunity for participants to explore their artistic acrobatic skills in the air! Offering multiple choices of Aerial Apparatus’ for our students to discover, explore, grow and challenge themselves within each lesson. Aerial acrobatics has become well-known in the circus performance community and is continuing to grow in popularity. This form of acrobatics is highly challenging in addition to being rewarding at the same time, and is commonly seen in the world famous Cirque du Soleil. Aerialists will spend time throughout each Term to put together their own performance pieces. Under the direction of KADC’s staff, you will have the opportunity to learn how to put choreography together, receive advice on music selections and adequate practice time in preparation for your In-Studio performance. Students are permitted to invite guests to view the final class of the Term in our studio while each participant presents their own piece in front of a small audience. Photos and Videos are permitted. Dress Code Participants are asked to wear tight, fitted clothing covering as much skin as possible. KADC recommends tight, fitted long sleeved shirts, leggings, tights etc. Bare Feet. Hair should be neatly tied up in a ponytail or a Ballet Bun.
Ages 19-60
Wednesday
8:30 PM to 9:30 PM
Sep 9 to Jan 22
Studio A
Tap - Grade 4 & 5
Tap Dance classes at KADC focus on fundamental tap technique to enhance rhythm and motor skills. Students are introduced to tap through the BATD syllabus and progress to open work at the advanced levels. Tap Dance is an exciting form of dance in which dancers wear special shoes equipped with metal taps. Tap dancers use their feet like drums to create rhythmic patterns and timely beats. The term “tap dancing” is derived from the tapping sound produced when the small metal plates on the dancer’s shoes touch a hard floor or surface. Dress Code Girls: Black Sleeveless Body Suit & Black Convertible Tights or Black Tank Top or Sports Bra & Black Shorts or Leggings, Black Tap Shoes. Ponytail or Bun. Boys: Black T-Shirt, Black Shorts or Leggings, Black Tap Shoes
Ages 11-12
Thursday
5:00 PM to 5:45 PM
Sep 9 to Jan 22
Studio A
Tap - Elementary to Advanced
Tap Dance classes at KADC focus on fundamental tap technique to enhance rhythm and motor skills. Students are introduced to tap through the BATD syllabus and progress to open work at the advanced levels. Tap Dance is an exciting form of dance in which dancers wear special shoes equipped with metal taps. Tap dancers use their feet like drums to create rhythmic patterns and timely beats. The term “tap dancing” is derived from the tapping sound produced when the small metal plates on the dancer’s shoes touch a hard floor or surface. Dress Code Girls: Black Sleeveless Body Suit & Black Convertible Tights or Black Tank Top or Sports Bra & Black Shorts or Leggings, Black Tap Shoes. Ponytail or Bun. Boys: Black T-Shirt, Black Shorts or Leggings, Black Tap Shoes
Ages 13-17
Thursday
5:45 PM to 6:45 PM
Sep 9 to Jan 22
Studio A
Latin/Ballroom - Open
Our Latin/Ballroom class is an introduction to your most popular ballroom and Latin social dances! Ballroom dances are travelling dances that allow you to move across the floor. Latin/Rhythm dances give you a variety of music to dance to and are "spot" dances meaning they are great for small spaces! Through this course students will learn the fundamentals of partnering, including how to lead and follow. The class will also incorporate the basic steps of ballroom, technical elements and music identification. Dress Code Girls: Black Sleeveless Body Suit & Black Convertible Tights or Black Tank Top or Sports Bra & Black Leggings or Shorts or Knee Length Skirt. Black Slip on Jazz Shoes or Open-Toed Ballroom/Latin Heels (1.5 inches recommended). Ponytail or Bun. Boys: Black T-Shirt, Black Shorts or Leggings. Black Slip on Jazz Shoes, Dress Shoes or Ballroom Shoes.
Ages 11-80
Thursday
7:30 PM to 8:30 PM
Sep 9 to Jan 22
Studio B
Ballet-Pointe - Intermediate & Advanced
Pointe Year 3 to 6. Our Intermediate & Advanced Pointe class includes advanced pointe techniques focusing on the development of pointe work through more challenging steps at the barre and in the centre. Dancers with previous pointe experience are permitted to sign up without an assessment. Dress Code Girls: Black Sleeveless Body Suit & Pink Convertible Tights, Pink Ballet Pointe Shoes. Ballet Bun.
Ages 13-14
Thursday
8:15 PM to 9:15 PM
Sep 9 to Jan 22
Studio B
Hip Hop - Adult
KaliAndrews Dance Company is quickly emerging as one of the most exciting Hip Hop dance schools in the city. Our competitive dancers have risen to the top at both regional and national competitions, winning Top Hip Hop Scores in 2016 in addition to several other Choreography and Special Awards throughout the past competitive seasons. Recreational Hip Hop dance at KaliAndrews Dance Company centers around freestyle classes, which focus on hip hop movements such as popping, locking, breaking, house and old school to today’s popular pop and hip hop music. Great music and fresh choreography set our hip hop program apart! Dress Code Girls & Boys: Lose clothing such as T-Shirts, Tank Tops, Sweat and Track Pants are acceptable. Indoor shoes only please. Ponytail.
Ages 19-60
Thursday
8:30 PM to 9:30 PM
Sep 9 to Jan 22
Studio C
Aerial Acrobatics 6 - Mini
Course Prerequisites: - Must be comfortable hanging upside down - Can do one full chin-up without assistance - Can do one full push up from toes - Can touch toes standing (pike position) without bending knees - Understands that this course is both physically and mentally challenging - Can comprehend and follow instructions well Note: An additional Acrobatic or Limbering class is recommended alongside Aerial Acrobatics courses. KaliAndrews Dance Company provides the opportunity for participants to explore their artistic acrobatic skills in the air! Offering multiple choices of Aerial Apparatus’ for our students to discover, explore, grow and challenge themselves within each lesson. Aerial acrobatics has become well-known in the circus performance community and is continuing to grow in popularity. This form of acrobatics is highly challenging in addition to being rewarding at the same time, and is commonly seen in the world famous Cirque du Soleil. Aerialists will spend time throughout each Term to put together their own performance pieces. Under the direction of KADC’s staff, you will have the opportunity to learn how to put choreography together, receive advice on music selections and adequate practice time in preparation for your In-Studio performance. Students are permitted to invite guests to view the final class of the Term in our studio while each participant presents their own piece in front of a small audience. Photos and Videos are permitted. Types of Aerial Apparatus offered at KADC: **Silks/Tissue **Hoop – Single Point **Hoop – Double Point **Cube **Trapeze **Hammock Silks Dress Code Participants are asked to wear tight, fitted clothing covering as much skin as possible. KADC recommends tight, fitted long sleeved shirts, leggings, tights etc. Bare Feet. Hair should be neatly tied up in a ponytail or a Ballet Bun.
Ages 7-9
Friday
5:00 PM to 5:30 PM
Sep 9 to Jan 22
Studio B
Jumps & Turns - Grade 2 & 3
Jumps & Turns classes are designed to enhance jazz techniques with a primary focus on mastering jumping and turning elements without choreography. Dancers will build muscle memory and fine tune their skills for easy execution with these skills. This is not a performance based class, therefore the participants have the opportunity to continue their training for the full duration of each term. Dress Code: Girls: Black Sleeveless Body Suit & Black Convertible Tights or Black Tank Top or Sports Bra & Black Shorts or Leggings, Black Slip on Jazz Shoes. Ponytail or Bun. Boys: Black T-Shirt, Black Shorts or Leggings, Black Slip on Jazz Shoes.
Ages 9-10
Friday
5:00 PM to 5:45 PM
Sep 9 to Jan 22
Studio C
Stunting & Tumbling - Primary & Grade 1
Registrants must meet the following criteria: - Minimum 1 year of acrobatic experience - Front Walkover - Back Walkover - Cartwheel – Left & Right - Can hold a Handstand at the wall for 30 seconds Stunting & Tumbling classes combine strength, power, agility and coordination that can captivate audiences and bring them to the edge of their seats. This class focuses on stunting & tumbling techniques that build on tricks taken from our acro classes which advances them into powerful tricks! Students can enjoy a safe training facility as they practice techniques and drills using safety equipment and then move to mastering movements alone. Dress Code Girls: Black Sleeveless Body Suit & Black Convertible Tights or Black Tank Top or Sports Bra & Black Leggings or Shorts, Bare Feet. Ponytail or Bun. Boys: Black T-Shirt, Black Shorts, Bare Feet
Ages 7-8
Friday
5:00 PM to 5:45 PM
Sep 9 to Jan 22
Studio B
Ballet - Open
Ballet dance classes focus on the principles and steps on which almost all dance styles were founded. With a solid ballet foundation, dancers can transfer their skills into other dance forms to enhance their versatility. While all styles of dance tend to compliment one another, Ballet technique is the foundation for many other dance styles and is a highly recommended addition to any dancers course load. Dress Code Girls: Black Sleeveless Body Suit & Pink Convertible Tights, Pink Ballet Slippers. Ballet Bun Boys:White T-Shirt, Black Slim Fitting Shorts or Leggings, Black Ballet Slippers.
Ages 11-16
Friday
5:45 PM to 6:30 PM
Sep 9 to Jan 22
Studio A
Jumps & Turns - Primary to Gr. 1
Jumps & Turns classes are designed to enhance jazz techniques with a primary focus on mastering jumping and turning elements without choreography. Dancers will build muscle memory and fine tune their skills for easy execution with these skills. This is not a performance based class, therefore the participants have the opportunity to continue their training for the full duration of each term. Dress Code: Girls: Black Sleeveless Body Suit & Black Convertible Tights or Black Tank Top or Sports Bra & Black Shorts or Leggings, Black Slip on Jazz Shoes. Ponytail or Bun. Boys: Black T-Shirt, Black Shorts or Leggings, Black Slip on Jazz Shoes.
Ages 7-8
Friday
5:45 PM to 6:30 PM
Sep 9 to Jan 22
Studio C
Stunting & Tumbling - Grade 2 & 3
Registrants must meet the following criteria: - Minimum 1 year of acrobatic experience - Front Walkover - Back Walkover - Cartwheel – Left & Right - Can hold a Handstand at the wall for 30 seconds Stunting & Tumbling classes combine strength, power, agility and coordination that can captivate audiences and bring them to the edge of their seats. This class focuses on stunting & tumbling techniques that build on tricks taken from our acro classes which advances them into powerful tricks! Students can enjoy a safe training facility as they practice techniques and drills using safety equipment and then move to mastering movements alone. Dress Code Girls: Black Sleeveless Body Suit & Black Convertible Tights or Black Tank Top or Sports Bra & Black Leggings or Shorts, Bare Feet. Ponytail or Bun. Boys: Black T-Shirt, Black Shorts, Bare Feet
Ages 9-10
Friday
5:45 PM to 6:30 PM
Sep 9 to Jan 22
Studio B
Jazz - Open
Jazz dance technique was designed to rebel against traditional ballet. Jazz dance is energetic and fun, showcasing exaggerated movements, fancy footwork, big leaps and fast turns with an attitude that the dancer conveys to the audience. This style of dance is faster than ballet, which most students find more enjoyable and easier to follow. However to excel in jazz, dancers need a strong background in ballet. KaliAndrews Dance Company offers Jazz dance classes for all ages. Beginners and experienced dancers are welcome. Dress Code: Girls: Black Sleeveless Body Suit & Black Convertible Tights or Black Tank Top or Sports Bra & Black Shorts or Leggings, Black Slip on Jazz Shoes. Ponytail or Bun. Boys: Black T-Shirt, Black Shorts or Leggings, Black Slip on Jazz Shoes.
Ages 11-16
Friday
6:30 PM to 7:15 PM
Sep 9 to Jan 22
Studio A
Technique - Primary & Grade 1
Technique classes are designed to enhance dance techniques with a primary focus on mastering and fully comprehending technical dance elements without choreography. Dancers will build muscle memory and fine tune their skills for easy execution with technical skills. This is not a performance based class; therefore, the participants have the opportunity to continue their training for the full duration of each term. Dress Code Girls: Black Sleeveless Body Suit & Pink Convertible Tights, Pink Ballet Slippers. Ballet Bun Boys: White T-Shirt, Black Slim Fitting Shorts or Leggings, Black Ballet Slippers.
Ages 7-8
Friday
6:30 PM to 7:15 PM
Sep 9 to Jul 2
Studio C
Aerial Acrobatics 7
Course Prerequisites: - Must be comfortable hanging upside down - Can do one full chin-up without assistance - Can do one full push up from toes - Can touch toes standing (pike position) without bending knees - Understands that this course is both physically and mentally challenging - Can comprehend and follow instructions well Note: An additional Acrobatic or Limbering class is recommended alongside Aerial Acrobatics courses. KaliAndrews Dance Company provides the opportunity for participants to explore their artistic acrobatic skills in the air! Offering multiple choices of Aerial Apparatus’ for our students to discover, explore, grow and challenge themselves within each lesson. Aerial acrobatics has become well-known in the circus performance community and is continuing to grow in popularity. This form of acrobatics is highly challenging in addition to being rewarding at the same time, and is commonly seen in the world famous Cirque du Soleil. Aerialists will spend time throughout each Term to put together their own performance pieces. Under the direction of KADC’s staff, you will have the opportunity to learn how to put choreography together, receive advice on music selections and adequate practice time in preparation for your In-Studio performance. Students are permitted to invite guests to view the final class of the Term in our studio while each participant presents their own piece in front of a small audience. Photos and Videos are permitted. Types of Aerial Apparatus offered at KADC: **Silks/Tissue **Hoop – Single Point **Hoop – Double Point **Cube **Trapeze **Hammock Silks Dress Code Participants are asked to wear tight, fitted clothing covering as much skin as possible. KADC recommends tight, fitted long sleeved shirts, leggings, tights etc. Bare Feet. Hair should be neatly tied up in a ponytail or a Ballet Bun.
Ages 10-19
Friday
6:45 PM to 7:45 PM
Sep 9 to Jan 22
Studio B
Acro - Open
Acrobatic Dance and Circus Style Acrobatics are a unique twist on the usual styles of dance. Acrobatic Dance, as both an athletic sport and a performing art, offers a dazzling array of unique skills and personalities to the audience. The most visible display of Acrobatics can currently be seen in the world famous Cirque du Soleil. Our recreational programs are a perfect spot for students to learn the fundamentals of Acrobatic Dance. Students work on their flexibility and strength before attempting their tricks with experienced, qualified spotters and instructors. Basic tricks such as Splits, Backbends, Rolls and Cartwheels are introduced immediately after obtaining the proper strength for support. Participants also learn the basic fundamentals of multiple acrobatic balances such as Head, Chest, Elbow and Hand Balances. Front and Back Walkovers are introduced once the participants obtain the Backbend and Recovery consistently which then prepares them for more advanced skills while applying new and interesting variations to the basics. Dress Code Girls: Black Sleeveless Body Suit & Black Convertible Tights or Black Tank Top & Black Leggings, Bare Feet. Ponytail or Bun. Boys: Black T-Shirt, Black Shorts, Bare Feet.
Ages 11-16
Friday
7:15 PM to 8:00 PM
Sep 9 to Jan 22
Studio B
Technique - Grade 2 & 3
Technique classes are designed to enhance dance techniques with a primary focus on mastering and fully comprehending technical dance elements without choreography. Dancers will build muscle memory and fine tune their skills for easy execution with technical skills. This is not a performance based class; therefore, the participants have the opportunity to continue their training for the full duration of each term. Dress Code Girls: Black Sleeveless Body Suit & Pink Convertible Tights, Pink Ballet Slippers. Ballet Bun Boys: White T-Shirt, Black Slim Fitting Shorts or Leggings, Black Ballet Slippers.
Ages 9-10
Friday
7:15 PM to 8:00 PM
Sep 9 to Jan 22
Studio C
Aerial Acrobatics 8
Course Prerequisites: - Must be comfortable hanging upside down - Can do one full chin-up without assistance - Can do one full push up from toes - Can touch toes standing (pike position) without bending knees - Understands that this course is both physically and mentally challenging - Can comprehend and follow instructions well Note: An additional Acrobatic or Limbering class is recommended alongside Aerial Acrobatics courses. KaliAndrews Dance Company provides the opportunity for participants to explore their artistic acrobatic skills in the air! Offering multiple choices of Aerial Apparatus’ for our students to discover, explore, grow and challenge themselves within each lesson. Aerial acrobatics has become well-known in the circus performance community and is continuing to grow in popularity. This form of acrobatics is highly challenging in addition to being rewarding at the same time, and is commonly seen in the world famous Cirque du Soleil. Aerialists will spend time throughout each Term to put together their own performance pieces. Under the direction of KADC’s staff, you will have the opportunity to learn how to put choreography together, receive advice on music selections and adequate practice time in preparation for your In-Studio performance. Students are permitted to invite guests to view the final class of the Term in our studio while each participant presents their own piece in front of a small audience. Photos and Videos are permitted. Types of Aerial Apparatus offered at KADC: **Silks/Tissue **Hoop – Single Point **Hoop – Double Point **Cube **Trapeze **Hammock Silks Dress Code Participants are asked to wear tight, fitted clothing covering as much skin as possible. KADC recommends tight, fitted long sleeved shirts, leggings, tights etc. Bare Feet. Hair should be neatly tied up in a ponytail or a Ballet Bun.
Ages 10-18
Friday
7:45 PM to 8:45 PM
Sep 9 to Jan 22
Studio A
Ballet - Pre-Primary 1
Ballet dance classes focus on the principles and steps on which almost all dance styles were founded. With a solid ballet foundation, dancers can transfer their skills into other dance forms to enhance their versatility. While all styles of dance tend to compliment one another, Ballet technique is the foundation for many other dance styles and is a highly recommended addition to any dancers course load. In our syllabus-based ballet classes, students will study exam preparation work in Term 1 and move into preparation for our recital performance throughout Term 2. Dress Code Girls: Black Sleeveless Body Suit & Pink Convertible Tights, Pink Ballet Slippers. Ballet Bun Boys:White T-Shirt, Black Slim Fitting Shorts or Leggings, Black Ballet Slippers. Dress Code Girls: Black Sleeveless Body Suit & Pink Convertible Tights, Pink Ballet Slippers. Ballet Bun Boys:White T-Shirt, Black Slim Fitting Shorts or Leggings, Black Ballet Slippers.
Ages 5-5
Saturday
8:45 AM to 9:30 AM
Sep 9 to Jan 22
Studio B
Jazz - Pre-Primary 2
Jazz dance technique was designed to rebel against traditional ballet. Jazz dance is energetic and fun, showcasing exaggerated movements, fancy footwork, big leaps and fast turns with an attitude that the dancer conveys to the audience. This style of dance is faster than ballet, which most students find more enjoyable and easier to follow. However to excel in jazz, dancers need a strong background in ballet. KaliAndrews Dance Company offers Jazz dance classes for all ages. Beginners and experienced dancers are welcome. In our syllabus-based jazz classes, students will study exam preparation work in Term 1 and move into preparation for our recital performance throughout Term 2. Dress Code: Girls: Black Sleeveless Body Suit & Black Convertible Tights or Black Tank Top or Sports Bra & Black Shorts or Leggings, Black Slip on Jazz Shoes. Ponytail or Bun. Boys: Black T-Shirt, Black Shorts or Leggings, Black Slip on Jazz Shoes.
Ages 6-6
Saturday
9:15 AM to 10:00 AM
Sep 9 to Jan 22
Studio A
Acro - Pre-Primary 1
Acrobatic Dance and Circus Style Acrobatics are a unique twist on the usual styles of dance. Acrobatic Dance, as both an athletic sport and a performing art, offers a dazzling array of unique skills and personalities to the audience. The most visible display of Acrobatics can currently be seen in the world famous Cirque du Soleil. Our recreational programs are a perfect spot for students to learn the fundamentals of Acrobatic Dance. Students work on their flexibility and strength before attempting their tricks with experienced, qualified spotters and instructors. Basic tricks such as Splits, Backbends, Rolls and Cartwheels are introduced immediately after obtaining the proper strength for support. Participants also learn the basic fundamentals of multiple acrobatic balances such as Head, Chest, Elbow and Hand Balances. Front and Back Walkovers are introduced once the participants obtain the Backbend and Recovery consistently which then prepares them for more advanced skills while applying new and interesting variations to the basics. In our syllabus-based acrobatic classes, students will study exam preparation work in Term 1 and move into preparation for our recital performance throughout Term 2. Dress Code Girls: Black Sleeveless Body Suit & Black Convertible Tights or Black Tank Top & Black Leggings, Bare Feet. Ponytail or Bun. Boys: Black T-Shirt, Black Shorts, Bare Feet.
Ages 5-5
Saturday
9:45 AM to 10:30 AM
Sep 9 to Jan 22
Studio B
Ballet - Pre-Primary 2
Ballet dance classes focus on the principles and steps on which almost all dance styles were founded. With a solid ballet foundation, dancers can transfer their skills into other dance forms to enhance their versatility. While all styles of dance tend to compliment one another, Ballet technique is the foundation for many other dance styles and is a highly recommended addition to any dancers course load. In our syllabus-based ballet classes, students will study exam preparation work in Term 1 and move into preparation for our recital performance throughout Term 2. Dress Code Girls: Black Sleeveless Body Suit & Pink Convertible Tights, Pink Ballet Slippers. Ballet Bun Boys:White T-Shirt, Black Slim Fitting Shorts or Leggings, Black Ballet Slippers.
Ages 6-6
Saturday
10:15 AM to 11:00 AM
Sep 9 to Jan 22
Studio A
Jazz - Pre-Primary 1
Jazz dance technique was designed to rebel against traditional ballet. Jazz dance is energetic and fun, showcasing exaggerated movements, fancy footwork, big leaps and fast turns with an attitude that the dancer conveys to the audience. This style of dance is faster than ballet, which most students find more enjoyable and easier to follow. However to excel in jazz, dancers need a strong background in ballet. KaliAndrews Dance Company offers Jazz dance classes for all ages. Beginners and experienced dancers are welcome. In our syllabus-based jazz classes, students will study exam preparation work in Term 1 and move into preparation for our recital performance throughout Term 2. Dress Code: Girls: Black Sleeveless Body Suit & Black Convertible Tights or Black Tank Top or Sports Bra & Black Shorts or Leggings, Black Slip on Jazz Shoes. Ponytail or Bun. Boys: Black T-Shirt, Black Shorts or Leggings, Black Slip on Jazz Shoes.
Ages 5-6
Saturday
10:45 AM to 11:30 AM
Sep 9 to Jan 22
Acro - Pre-Primary 2
Acrobatic Dance and Circus Style Acrobatics are a unique twist on the usual styles of dance. Acrobatic Dance, as both an athletic sport and a performing art, offers a dazzling array of unique skills and personalities to the audience. The most visible display of Acrobatics can currently be seen in the world famous Cirque du Soleil. Our recreational programs are a perfect spot for students to learn the fundamentals of Acrobatic Dance. Students work on their flexibility and strength before attempting their tricks with experienced, qualified spotters and instructors. Basic tricks such as Splits, Backbends, Rolls and Cartwheels are introduced immediately after obtaining the proper strength for support. Participants also learn the basic fundamentals of multiple acrobatic balances such as Head, Chest, Elbow and Hand Balances. Front and Back Walkovers are introduced once the participants obtain the Backbend and Recovery consistently which then prepares them for more advanced skills while applying new and interesting variations to the basics. In our syllabus-based acrobatic classes, students will study exam preparation work in Term 1 and move into preparation for our recital performance throughout Term 2. Dress Code Girls: Black Sleeveless Body Suit & Black Convertible Tights or Black Tank Top & Black Leggings, Bare Feet. Ponytail or Bun. Boys: Black T-Shirt, Black Shorts, Bare Feet.
Ages 6-6
Saturday
11:15 AM to 12:00 PM
Sep 9 to Jan 22
Studio B
Jumps & Turns - Elementary to Advanced
Jumps & Turns classes are designed to enhance jazz techniques with a primary focus on mastering jumping and turning elements without choreography. Dancers will build muscle memory and fine tune their skills for easy execution with these skills. This is not a performance based class, therefore the participants have the opportunity to continue their training for the full duration of each term. Dress Code: Girls: Black Sleeveless Body Suit & Black Convertible Tights or Black Tank Top or Sports Bra & Black Shorts or Leggings, Black Slip on Jazz Shoes. Ponytail or Bun. Boys: Black T-Shirt, Black Shorts or Leggings, Black Slip on Jazz Shoes.
Ages 13-17
Saturday
12:00 PM to 12:45 PM
Sep 9 to Jan 22
Technique - Grade 4 & 5
Technique classes are designed to enhance dance techniques with a primary focus on mastering and fully comprehending technical dance elements without choreography. Dancers will build muscle memory and fine tune their skills for easy execution with technical skills. This is not a performance based class; therefore, the participants have the opportunity to continue their training for the full duration of each term. Dress Code Girls: Black Sleeveless Body Suit & Pink Convertible Tights, Pink Ballet Slippers. Ballet Bun Boys: White T-Shirt, Black Slim Fitting Shorts or Leggings, Black Ballet Slippers.
Ages 11-12
Saturday
12:00 PM to 12:45 PM
Sep 9 to Jan 22
Studio C
Jumps & Turns - Grade 4 & 5
Jumps & Turns classes are designed to enhance jazz techniques with a primary focus on mastering jumping and turning elements without choreography. Dancers will build muscle memory and fine tune their skills for easy execution with these skills. This is not a performance based class, therefore the participants have the opportunity to continue their training for the full duration of each term. Dress Code: Girls: Black Sleeveless Body Suit & Black Convertible Tights or Black Tank Top or Sports Bra & Black Shorts or Leggings, Black Slip on Jazz Shoes. Ponytail or Bun. Boys: Black T-Shirt, Black Shorts or Leggings, Black Slip on Jazz Shoes.
Ages 11-12
Saturday
12:45 PM to 1:30 PM
Sep 9 to Jan 22
Studio C
Stunting & Tumbling - Elementary to Advanced
Registrants must meet the following criteria: - Minimum 1 year of acrobatic experience - Front Walkover - Back Walkover - Cartwheel – Left & Right - Can hold a Handstand at the wall for 30 seconds Stunting & Tumbling classes combine strength, power, agility and coordination that can captivate audiences and bring them to the edge of their seats. This class focuses on stunting & tumbling techniques that build on tricks taken from our acro classes which advances them into powerful tricks! Students can enjoy a safe training facility as they practice techniques and drills using safety equipment and then move to mastering movements alone. Dress Code Girls: Black Sleeveless Body Suit & Black Convertible Tights or Black Tank Top or Sports Bra & Black Leggings or Shorts, Bare Feet. Ponytail or Bun. Boys: Black T-Shirt, Black Shorts, Bare Feet
Ages 13-17
Saturday
12:45 PM to 1:30 PM
Sep 9 to Jan 22
Studio C
Stunting & Tumbling - Grade 4 & 5
Registrants must meet the following criteria: - Minimum 1 year of acrobatic experience - Front Walkover - Back Walkover - Cartwheel – Left & Right - Can hold a Handstand at the wall for 30 seconds Stunting & Tumbling classes combine strength, power, agility and coordination that can captivate audiences and bring them to the edge of their seats. This class focuses on stunting & tumbling techniques that build on tricks taken from our acro classes which advances them into powerful tricks! Students can enjoy a safe training facility as they practice techniques and drills using safety equipment and then move to mastering movements alone. Dress Code Girls: Black Sleeveless Body Suit & Black Convertible Tights or Black Tank Top or Sports Bra & Black Leggings or Shorts, Bare Feet. Ponytail or Bun. Boys: Black T-Shirt, Black Shorts, Bare Feet
Ages 11-12
Saturday
1:30 PM to 2:15 PM
Sep 9 to Jan 22
Studio B
Technique - Elementary to Advanced
This class is full
Technique classes are designed to enhance dance techniques with a primary focus on mastering and fully comprehending technical dance elements without choreography. Dancers will build muscle memory and fine tune their skills for easy execution with technical skills. This is not a performance based class; therefore, the participants have the opportunity to continue their training for the full duration of each term. Dress Code Girls: Black Sleeveless Body Suit & Pink Convertible Tights, Pink Ballet Slippers. Ballet Bun Boys: White T-Shirt, Black Slim Fitting Shorts or Leggings, Black Ballet Slippers.
Ages 13-17
Saturday
1:30 PM to 2:15 PM
Sep 9 to Jan 22
Studio A-B
Technique - Invitation Only
Technique classes are designed to enhance dance techniques with a primary focus on mastering and fully comprehending technical dance elements without choreography. Dancers will build muscle memory and fine tune their skills for easy execution with technical skills. This is not a performance based class; therefore, the participants have the opportunity to continue their training for the full duration of each term. Dress Code Girls: Black Sleeveless Body Suit & Pink Convertible Tights, Pink Ballet Slippers. Ballet Bun Boys: White T-Shirt, Black Slim Fitting Shorts or Leggings, Black Ballet Slippers.
Ages 10-18
Sunday
10:00 AM to 11:00 AM
Sep 9 to Jan 22
Studio A-B
Contortion - Invitation Only
Contortion class is for the acrobat who wants to specialize in bending the body into unusual poses. In acrobatic dance, total control over one’s body throughout an extreme range of motion is required in order to master the necessary skills. Also, excessive flexibility can prove to become extremely valuable in many sports and activities, such as gymnastics, martial arts, dance, hockey and yoga. Our Contortion classes are designed for “extra bendy” individuals; upon entering our Contortion class, students have already nurtured their individual flexibility and will continue to enhance the beauty of bending. Participants will study contortion techniques and will focus on developing more strength and flexibility to support their tricks/skills. Contortion is not a performance based class, therefore the participants have the opportunity to continue their training for the full duration of each term. Dress Code Girls: Black Sleeveless Body Suit & Black Convertible Tights or Black Tank Top or Sports Bra & Black Leggings or Shorts, Bare Feet. Ponytail or Bun. Boys: Black T-Shirt, Black Shorts, Bare Feet.
Ages 8-18
Sunday
11:00 AM to 12:00 PM
Sep 9 to Jan 22
Studio A-B
Aerial Acrobatics - Invitation Only
Course Prerequisites: - Must be comfortable hanging upside down - Can do one full chin-up without assistance - Can do one full push up from toes - Can touch toes standing (pike position) without bending knees - Understands that this course is both physically and mentally challenging - Can comprehend and follow instructions well Note: An additional Acrobatic or Limbering class is recommended alongside Aerial Acrobatics courses. KaliAndrews Dance Company provides the opportunity for participants to explore their artistic acrobatic skills in the air! Offering multiple choices of Aerial Apparatus’ for our students to discover, explore, grow and challenge themselves within each lesson. Aerial acrobatics has become well-known in the circus performance community and is continuing to grow in popularity. This form of acrobatics is highly challenging in addition to being rewarding at the same time, and is commonly seen in the world famous Cirque du Soleil. Aerialists will spend time throughout each Term to put together their own performance pieces. Under the direction of KADC’s staff, you will have the opportunity to learn how to put choreography together, receive advice on music selections and adequate practice time in preparation for your In-Studio performance. Students are permitted to invite guests to view the final class of the Term in our studio while each participant presents their own piece in front of a small audience. Photos and Videos are permitted. Types of Aerial Apparatus offered at KADC: **Silks/Tissue **Hoop – Single Point **Hoop – Double Point **Cube **Trapeze **Hammock Silks Dress Code Participants are asked to wear tight, fitted clothing covering as much skin as possible. KADC recommends tight, fitted long sleeved shirts, leggings, tights etc. Bare Feet. Hair should be neatly tied up in a ponytail or a Ballet Bun.
Ages 10-18
Sunday
12:00 PM to 1:00 PM
Sep 9 to Jan 22

LS: Session 2 (2017-2018)

Location Name Class Days
Studio A
Little Steps 1 (ND)
KADC’s Little Steps dance program is designed for small children and toddlers to explore different types of dance and develop both large and fine motor skills. With a focus on basic dance techniques, these classes provide your child with an energetic introduction to a variety of dance styles. KADC includes dance styles like Ballet, Acrobatics, Jazz, Hip Hop and Creative Movement within the Little Steps Program. Classes also include instruction on musicality, team-building skills, co-operation and dexterity. By being introduced to a variety of dance disciplines early, these tiny dancers can make a more informed decision as they enter into the separated and focussed dance classes in the future. KADC will give these young dancers the opportunity to try and choose which styles of dance they would like to pursue once they are 5 years and older. Each session includes an Open House, where parents are invited to view the final class of the session in our studio to watch the progression of their child. Additionally, Session 4 participants have the opportunity to perform a choreographed dance at our year-end show, demonstrating what they have learned so far on a professional theater stage in front of family and friends. Beginners are welcome. Pre-School Dancers must meet the following requirements: - Must be 3 years old before the first class - Must be potty trained - Dancers must have experience in at least one previous session to enter Session 4 (in April). - Session 4 Registrants must participate in the Year-End Recital Dress Code Tight, fitted clothing such as tank tops, t-shirts, shorts or leggings. Bare Feet. Pony Tail or Ballet Bun for girls
Ages 3-5
Saturday
10:00 AM to 10:45 AM
Sep 9 to Nov 25
Studio A
Little Steps 2 (ND)
KADC’s Little Steps dance program is designed for small children and toddlers to explore different types of dance and develop both large and fine motor skills. With a focus on basic dance techniques, these classes provide your child with an energetic introduction to a variety of dance styles. KADC includes dance styles like Ballet, Acrobatics, Jazz, Hip Hop and Creative Movement within the Little Steps Program. Classes also include instruction on musicality, team-building skills, co-operation and dexterity. By being introduced to a variety of dance disciplines early, these tiny dancers can make a more informed decision as they enter into the separated and focussed dance classes in the future. KADC will give these young dancers the opportunity to try and choose which styles of dance they would like to pursue once they are 5 years and older. Each session includes an Open House, where parents are invited to view the final class of the session in our studio to watch the progression of their child. Additionally, Session 4 participants have the opportunity to perform a choreographed dance at our year-end show, demonstrating what they have learned so far on a professional theater stage in front of family and friends. Beginners are welcome. Pre-School Dancers must meet the following requirements: - Must be 3 years old before the first class - Must be potty trained - Dancers must have experience in at least one previous session to enter Session 4 (in April). - Session 4 Registrants must participate in the Year-End Recital Dress Code Tight, fitted clothing such as tank tops, t-shirts, shorts or leggings. Bare Feet. Pony Tail or Ballet Bun for girls
Ages 3-5
Saturday
11:00 AM to 11:45 AM
Sep 9 to Nov 25
Studio C
Little Steps 1 (OT)
KADC’s Little Steps dance program is designed for small children and toddlers to explore different types of dance and develop both large and fine motor skills. With a focus on basic dance techniques, these classes provide your child with an energetic introduction to a variety of dance styles. KADC includes dance styles like Ballet, Acrobatics, Jazz, Hip Hop and Creative Movement within the Little Steps Program. Classes also include instruction on musicality, team-building skills, co-operation and dexterity. By being introduced to a variety of dance disciplines early, these tiny dancers can make a more informed decision as they enter into the separated and focussed dance classes in the future. KADC will give these young dancers the opportunity to try and choose which styles of dance they would like to pursue once they are 5 years and older. Each session includes an Open House, where parents are invited to view the final class of the session in our studio to watch the progression of their child. Additionally, Session 4 participants have the opportunity to perform a choreographed dance at our year-end show, demonstrating what they have learned so far on a professional theater stage in front of family and friends. Beginners are welcome. Pre-School Dancers must meet the following requirements: - Must be 3 years old before the first class - Must be potty trained - Dancers must have experience in at least one previous session to enter Session 4 (in April). - Session 4 Registrants must participate in the Year-End Recital Dress Code Tight, fitted clothing such as tank tops, t-shirts, shorts or leggings. Bare Feet. Pony Tail or Ballet Bun for girls
Ages 3-4
Saturday
9:15 AM to 10:00 AM
Sep 9 to Nov 25
Studio C
Little Steps 2 (OT)
KADC’s Little Steps dance program is designed for small children and toddlers to explore different types of dance and develop both large and fine motor skills. With a focus on basic dance techniques, these classes provide your child with an energetic introduction to a variety of dance styles. KADC includes dance styles like Ballet, Acrobatics, Jazz, Hip Hop and Creative Movement within the Little Steps Program. Classes also include instruction on musicality, team-building skills, co-operation and dexterity. By being introduced to a variety of dance disciplines early, these tiny dancers can make a more informed decision as they enter into the separated and focussed dance classes in the future. KADC will give these young dancers the opportunity to try and choose which styles of dance they would like to pursue once they are 5 years and older. Each session includes an Open House, where parents are invited to view the final class of the session in our studio to watch the progression of their child. Additionally, Session 4 participants have the opportunity to perform a choreographed dance at our year-end show, demonstrating what they have learned so far on a professional theater stage in front of family and friends. Beginners are welcome. Pre-School Dancers must meet the following requirements: - Must be 3 years old before the first class - Must be potty trained - Dancers must have experience in at least one previous session to enter Session 4 (in April). - Session 4 Registrants must participate in the Year-End Recital Dress Code Tight, fitted clothing such as tank tops, t-shirts, shorts or leggings. Bare Feet. Pony Tail or Ballet Bun for girls
Ages 3-4
Saturday
10:10 AM to 10:55 AM
Sep 9 to Nov 25
Studio C
Little Steps 3 (OT)
KADC’s Little Steps dance program is designed for small children and toddlers to explore different types of dance and develop both large and fine motor skills. With a focus on basic dance techniques, these classes provide your child with an energetic introduction to a variety of dance styles. KADC includes dance styles like Ballet, Acrobatics, Jazz, Hip Hop and Creative Movement within the Little Steps Program. Classes also include instruction on musicality, team-building skills, co-operation and dexterity. By being introduced to a variety of dance disciplines early, these tiny dancers can make a more informed decision as they enter into the separated and focussed dance classes in the future. KADC will give these young dancers the opportunity to try and choose which styles of dance they would like to pursue once they are 5 years and older. Each session includes an Open House, where parents are invited to view the final class of the session in our studio to watch the progression of their child. Additionally, Session 4 participants have the opportunity to perform a choreographed dance at our year-end show, demonstrating what they have learned so far on a professional theater stage in front of family and friends. Beginners are welcome. Pre-School Dancers must meet the following requirements: - Must be 3 years old before the first class - Must be potty trained - Dancers must have experience in at least one previous session to enter Session 4 (in April). - Session 4 Registrants must participate in the Year-End Recital Dress Code Tight, fitted clothing such as tank tops, t-shirts, shorts or leggings. Bare Feet. Pony Tail or Ballet Bun for girls
Ages 3-4
Saturday
11:05 AM to 11:50 AM
Sep 9 to Nov 25

Term 2 Ottawa (2017-2018)

Location Name Class Days
Studio B
Contemporary - Grade 2 & 3
Contemporary Dance is a fusion of modern, jazz and ballet techniques. In terms of the focus of its technique, contemporary dance tends to combine the strong and controlled legwork of ballet with modern dance's stress on the torso, and also employs contract-release, floor work, fall and recovery, and improvisation characteristic of modern dance. This type of dance challenges choreographers and dancers to use motion as an artistic form of expression. KaliAndrews Dance Company offers Contemporary Dance for ages 8 and up and beginners are welcome! KADC is one of the top schools in Ottawa for Contemporary, winning multiple Choreography, Costume and Overall awards across several regional and national competitions. Dress Code Girls: Black Sleeveless Body Suit & Black Convertible Tights or Black Tank Top or Sports Bra & Black Leggings or Shorts, Bare Feet, Sun Tan Foot Paws or Socks. Ponytail or Bun. Boys: Black T-Shirt, Black Shorts or Leggings, Bare Feet, Sun Tan Foot Paws or Socks.
Ages 9-10
Monday
5:00 PM to 5:45 PM
Jan 9 to Jun 24
Studio C
Hip Hop - Pre-Primary
KaliAndrews Dance Company is quickly emerging as one of the most exciting Hip Hop dance schools in the city. Our competitive dancers have risen to the top at both regional and national competitions, winning Top Hip Hop Scores in 2016 in addition to several other Choreography and Special Awards throughout the past competitive seasons. Recreational Hip Hop dance at KaliAndrews Dance Company centers around freestyle classes, which focus on hip hop movements such as popping, locking, breaking, house and old school to today’s popular pop and hip hop music. Great music and fresh choreography set our hip hop program apart! Dress Code Girls & Boys: Lose clothing such as T-Shirts, Tank Tops, Sweat and Track Pants are acceptable. Indoor shoes only please. Ponytail.
Ages 5-6
Monday
5:00 PM to 5:45 PM
Jan 9 to Jun 24
Studio A
Tap - Primary & Grade 1
Tap Dance classes at KADC focus on fundamental tap technique to enhance rhythm and motor skills. Students are introduced to tap through the BATD syllabus and progress to open work at the advanced levels. Tap Dance is an exciting form of dance in which dancers wear special shoes equipped with metal taps. Tap dancers use their feet like drums to create rhythmic patterns and timely beats. The term “tap dancing” is derived from the tapping sound produced when the small metal plates on the dancer’s shoes touch a hard floor or surface. Dress Code Girls: Black Sleeveless Body Suit & Black Convertible Tights or Black Tank Top or Sports Bra & Black Shorts or Leggings, Black Tap Shoes. Ponytail or Bun. Boys: Black T-Shirt, Black Shorts or Leggings, Black Tap Shoes
Ages 7-8
Monday
5:00 PM to 5:45 PM
Jan 9 to Jun 24
Studio C
Contemporary - Grade 4 & 5
Contemporary Dance is a fusion of modern, jazz and ballet techniques. In terms of the focus of its technique, contemporary dance tends to combine the strong and controlled legwork of ballet with modern dance's stress on the torso, and also employs contract-release, floor work, fall and recovery, and improvisation characteristic of modern dance. This type of dance challenges choreographers and dancers to use motion as an artistic form of expression. KaliAndrews Dance Company offers Contemporary Dance for ages 8 and up and beginners are welcome! KADC is one of the top schools in Ottawa for Contemporary, winning multiple Choreography, Costume and Overall awards across several regional and national competitions. Dress Code Girls: Black Sleeveless Body Suit & Black Convertible Tights or Black Tank Top or Sports Bra & Black Leggings or Shorts, Bare Feet, Sun Tan Foot Paws or Socks. Ponytail or Bun. Boys: Black T-Shirt, Black Shorts or Leggings, Bare Feet, Sun Tan Foot Paws or Socks.
Ages 11-12
Monday
5:45 PM to 6:30 PM
Jan 9 to Jun 24
Studio B
Hip Hop - Grade 2 & 3
KaliAndrews Dance Company is quickly emerging as one of the most exciting Hip Hop dance schools in the city. Our competitive dancers have risen to the top at both regional and national competitions, winning Top Hip Hop Scores in 2016 in addition to several other Choreography and Special Awards throughout the past competitive seasons. Recreational Hip Hop dance at KaliAndrews Dance Company centers around freestyle classes, which focus on hip hop movements such as popping, locking, breaking, house and old school to today’s popular pop and hip hop music. Great music and fresh choreography set our hip hop program apart! Dress Code Girls & Boys: Lose clothing such as T-Shirts, Tank Tops, Sweat and Track Pants are acceptable. Indoor shoes only please. Ponytail.
Ages 9-10
Monday
5:45 PM to 6:30 PM
Jan 9 to Jun 24
Studio A
Tap - Pre-Primary
Tap Dance classes at KADC focus on fundamental tap technique to enhance rhythm and motor skills. Students are introduced to tap through the BATD syllabus and progress to open work at the advanced levels. Tap Dance is an exciting form of dance in which dancers wear special shoes equipped with metal taps. Tap dancers use their feet like drums to create rhythmic patterns and timely beats. The term “tap dancing” is derived from the tapping sound produced when the small metal plates on the dancer’s shoes touch a hard floor or surface. Dress Code Girls: Black Sleeveless Body Suit & Black Convertible Tights or Black Tank Top or Sports Bra & Black Shorts or Leggings, Black Tap Shoes. Ponytail or Bun. Boys: Black T-Shirt, Black Shorts or Leggings, Black Tap Shoes
Ages 5-6
Monday
5:45 PM to 6:30 PM
Jan 9 to Jun 24
Studio B
Hip Hop - Grade 4 & 5
KaliAndrews Dance Company is quickly emerging as one of the most exciting Hip Hop dance schools in the city. Our competitive dancers have risen to the top at both regional and national competitions, winning Top Hip Hop Scores in 2016 in addition to several other Choreography and Special Awards throughout the past competitive seasons. Recreational Hip Hop dance at KaliAndrews Dance Company centers around freestyle classes, which focus on hip hop movements such as popping, locking, breaking, house and old school to today’s popular pop and hip hop music. Great music and fresh choreography set our hip hop program apart! Dress Code Girls & Boys: Lose clothing such as T-Shirts, Tank Tops, Sweat and Track Pants are acceptable. Indoor shoes only please. Ponytail.
Ages 11-12
Monday
6:30 PM to 7:15 PM
Jan 9 to Jun 24
Studio A
Hip Hop - Primary & Grade 1
KaliAndrews Dance Company is quickly emerging as one of the most exciting Hip Hop dance schools in the city. Our competitive dancers have risen to the top at both regional and national competitions, winning Top Hip Hop Scores in 2016 in addition to several other Choreography and Special Awards throughout the past competitive seasons. Recreational Hip Hop dance at KaliAndrews Dance Company centers around freestyle classes, which focus on hip hop movements such as popping, locking, breaking, house and old school to today’s popular pop and hip hop music. Great music and fresh choreography set our hip hop program apart! Dress Code Girls & Boys: Lose clothing such as T-Shirts, Tank Tops, Sweat and Track Pants are acceptable. Indoor shoes only please. Ponytail.
Ages 7-8
Monday
6:30 PM to 7:15 PM
Jan 9 to Jun 24
Studio C
Aerial Acrobatics 1 - Mini
Course Prerequisites: - Must be comfortable hanging upside down - Can do one full chin-up without assistance - Can do one full push up from toes - Can touch toes standing (pike position) without bending knees - Understands that this course is both physically and mentally challenging - Can comprehend and follow instructions well Note: An additional Acrobatic or Limbering class is recommended alongside Aerial Acrobatics courses. KaliAndrews Dance Company provides the opportunity for participants to explore their artistic acrobatic skills in the air! Offering multiple choices of Aerial Apparatus’ for our students to discover, explore, grow and challenge themselves within each lesson. Aerial acrobatics has become well-known in the circus performance community and is continuing to grow in popularity. This form of acrobatics is highly challenging in addition to being rewarding at the same time, and is commonly seen in the world famous Cirque du Soleil. Aerialists will spend time throughout each Term to put together their own performance pieces. Under the direction of KADC’s staff, you will have the opportunity to learn how to put choreography together, receive advice on music selections and adequate practice time in preparation for your In-Studio performance. Students are permitted to invite guests to view the final class of the Term in our studio while each participant presents their own piece in front of a small audience. Photos and Videos are permitted. Types of Aerial Apparatus offered at KADC: **Silks/Tissue **Hoop – Single Point **Hoop – Double Point **Cube **Trapeze **Hammock Silks Dress Code Participants are asked to wear tight, fitted clothing covering as much skin as possible. KADC recommends tight, fitted long sleeved shirts, leggings, tights etc. Bare Feet. Hair should be neatly tied up in a ponytail or a Ballet Bun.
Ages 7-9
Monday
6:45 PM to 7:15 PM
Jan 9 to Jun 24
Studio B
Contemporary - Elementary to Advanced
Contemporary Dance is a fusion of modern, jazz and ballet techniques. In terms of the focus of its technique, contemporary dance tends to combine the strong and controlled legwork of ballet with modern dance's stress on the torso, and also employs contract-release, floor work, fall and recovery, and improvisation characteristic of modern dance. This type of dance challenges choreographers and dancers to use motion as an artistic form of expression. KaliAndrews Dance Company offers Contemporary Dance for ages 8 and up and beginners are welcome! KADC is one of the top schools in Ottawa for Contemporary, winning multiple Choreography, Costume and Overall awards across several regional and national competitions. Dress Code Girls: Black Sleeveless Body Suit & Black Convertible Tights or Black Tank Top or Sports Bra & Black Leggings or Shorts, Bare Feet, Sun Tan Foot Paws or Socks. Ponytail or Bun. Boys: Black T-Shirt, Black Shorts or Leggings, Bare Feet, Sun Tan Foot Paws or Socks.
Ages 13-14
Monday
7:15 PM to 8:00 PM
Jan 9 to Jun 24
Studio A
Tap - Grade 2 & 3
Tap Dance classes at KADC focus on fundamental tap technique to enhance rhythm and motor skills. Students are introduced to tap through the BATD syllabus and progress to open work at the advanced levels. Tap Dance is an exciting form of dance in which dancers wear special shoes equipped with metal taps. Tap dancers use their feet like drums to create rhythmic patterns and timely beats. The term “tap dancing” is derived from the tapping sound produced when the small metal plates on the dancer’s shoes touch a hard floor or surface. Dress Code Girls: Black Sleeveless Body Suit & Black Convertible Tights or Black Tank Top or Sports Bra & Black Shorts or Leggings, Black Tap Shoes. Ponytail or Bun. Boys: Black T-Shirt, Black Shorts or Leggings, Black Tap Shoes
Ages 9-10
Monday
7:15 PM to 8:00 PM
Jan 9 to Jun 24
Studio C
Aerial Acrobatics 2
Course Prerequisites: - Must be comfortable hanging upside down - Can do one full chin-up without assistance - Can do one full push up from toes - Can touch toes standing (pike position) without bending knees - Understands that this course is both physically and mentally challenging - Can comprehend and follow instructions well Note: An additional Acrobatic or Limbering class is recommended alongside Aerial Acrobatics courses. KaliAndrews Dance Company provides the opportunity for participants to explore their artistic acrobatic skills in the air! Offering multiple choices of Aerial Apparatus’ for our students to discover, explore, grow and challenge themselves within each lesson. Aerial acrobatics has become well-known in the circus performance community and is continuing to grow in popularity. This form of acrobatics is highly challenging in addition to being rewarding at the same time, and is commonly seen in the world famous Cirque du Soleil. Aerialists will spend time throughout each Term to put together their own performance pieces. Under the direction of KADC’s staff, you will have the opportunity to learn how to put choreography together, receive advice on music selections and adequate practice time in preparation for your In-Studio performance. Students are permitted to invite guests to view the final class of the Term in our studio while each participant presents their own piece in front of a small audience. Photos and Videos are permitted. Types of Aerial Apparatus offered at KADC: **Silks/Tissue **Hoop – Single Point **Hoop – Double Point **Cube **Trapeze **Hammock Silks Dress Code Participants are asked to wear tight, fitted clothing covering as much skin as possible. KADC recommends tight, fitted long sleeved shirts, leggings, tights etc. Bare Feet. Hair should be neatly tied up in a ponytail or a Ballet Bun.
Ages 10-90
Monday
7:30 PM to 8:30 PM
Jan 9 to Jun 24
Studio B
Hip Hop - Elementary to Advanced
KaliAndrews Dance Company is quickly emerging as one of the most exciting Hip Hop dance schools in the city. Our competitive dancers have risen to the top at both regional and national competitions, winning Top Hip Hop Scores in 2016 in addition to several other Choreography and Special Awards throughout the past competitive seasons. Recreational Hip Hop dance at KaliAndrews Dance Company centers around freestyle classes, which focus on hip hop movements such as popping, locking, breaking, house and old school to today’s popular pop and hip hop music. Great music and fresh choreography set our hip hop program apart! Dress Code Girls & Boys: Lose clothing such as T-Shirts, Tank Tops, Sweat and Track Pants are acceptable. Indoor shoes only please. Ponytail.
Ages 13-17
Monday
8:00 PM to 8:45 PM
Jan 9 to Jun 24
Studio C
Aerial Acrobatics 3 - Adult
Course Prerequisites: - Must be comfortable hanging upside down - Can do one full chin-up without assistance - Can do one full push up from toes - Can touch toes standing (pike position) without bending knees - Understands that this course is both physically and mentally challenging - Can comprehend and follow instructions well Note: An additional Acrobatic or Limbering class is recommended alongside Aerial Acrobatics courses. KaliAndrews Dance Company provides the opportunity for participants to explore their artistic acrobatic skills in the air! Offering multiple choices of Aerial Apparatus’ for our students to discover, explore, grow and challenge themselves within each lesson. Aerial acrobatics has become well-known in the circus performance community and is continuing to grow in popularity. This form of acrobatics is highly challenging in addition to being rewarding at the same time, and is commonly seen in the world famous Cirque du Soleil. Aerialists will spend time throughout each Term to put together their own performance pieces. Under the direction of KADC’s staff, you will have the opportunity to learn how to put choreography together, receive advice on music selections and adequate practice time in preparation for your In-Studio performance. Students are permitted to invite guests to view the final class of the Term in our studio while each participant presents their own piece in front of a small audience. Photos and Videos are permitted. Types of Aerial Apparatus offered at KADC: **Silks/Tissue **Hoop – Single Point **Hoop – Double Point **Cube **Trapeze **Hammock Silks Dress Code Participants are asked to wear tight, fitted clothing covering as much skin as possible. KADC recommends tight, fitted long sleeved shirts, leggings, tights etc. Bare Feet. Hair should be neatly tied up in a ponytail or a Ballet Bun.
Ages 19-60
Monday
8:30 PM to 9:30 PM
Jan 9 to Jun 24
Studio A
Acro - Grade 4
Must have completed Grade 3 Acro Examination -- or -- Can complete the following: 1. Splits on both sides 2. Cartwheel Variations on both sides 3. Front and Back Walkover 4. Balances - Elbow and Head Acrobatic Dance and Circus Style Acrobatics are a unique twist on the usual styles of dance. Acrobatic Dance, as both an athletic sport and a performing art, offers a dazzling array of unique skills and personalities to the audience. The most visible display of Acrobatics can currently be seen in the world famous Cirque du Soleil. Our recreational programs are a perfect spot for students to learn the fundamentals of Acrobatic Dance. Students work on their flexibility and strength before attempting their tricks with experienced, qualified spotters and instructors. Basic tricks such as Splits, Backbends, Rolls and Cartwheels are introduced immediately after obtaining the proper strength for support. Participants also learn the basic fundamentals of multiple acrobatic balances such as Head, Chest, Elbow and Hand Balances. Front and Back Walkovers are introduced once the participants obtain the Backbend and Recovery consistently which then prepares them for more advanced skills while applying new and interesting variations to the basics. In our syllabus-based acrobatic classes, students will study exam preparation work in Term 1 and move into preparation for our recital performance throughout Term 2. Dress Code Girls: Black Sleeveless Body Suit & Black Convertible Tights or Black Tank Top & Black Leggings, Bare Feet. Ponytail or Bun. Boys: Black T-Shirt, Black Shorts, Bare Feet.
Ages 11-11
Tuesday
5:00 PM to 6:00 PM
Jan 9 to Jun 24
Studio B
Ballet - Elementary
Must have completed Grade 5 Ballet Examination -- or -- Can complete an assessment. Ballet dance classes focus on the principles and steps on which almost all dance styles were founded. With a solid ballet foundation, dancers can transfer their skills into other dance forms to enhance their versatility. While all styles of dance tend to compliment one another, Ballet technique is the foundation for many other dance styles and is a highly recommended addition to any dancers course load. In our syllabus-based ballet classes, students will study exam preparation work in Term 1 and move into preparation for our recital performance throughout Term 2. Dress Code Girls: Black Sleeveless Body Suit & Pink Convertible Tights, Pink Ballet Slippers. Ballet Bun Boys:White T-Shirt, Black Slim Fitting Shorts or Leggings, Black Ballet Slippers.
Ages 13-14
Tuesday
5:00 PM to 6:00 PM
Jan 9 to Jun 24
Studio C
Jazz - Grade 5
Must have completed Grade 4 Jazz Examination -- or -- Can complete an assessment. Jazz dance technique was designed to rebel against traditional ballet. Jazz dance is energetic and fun, showcasing exaggerated movements, fancy footwork, big leaps and fast turns with an attitude that the dancer conveys to the audience. This style of dance is faster than ballet, which most students find more enjoyable and easier to follow. However to excel in jazz, dancers need a strong background in ballet. KaliAndrews Dance Company offers Jazz dance classes for all ages. Beginners and experienced dancers are welcome. In our syllabus-based jazz classes, students will study exam preparation work in Term 1 and move into preparation for our recital performance throughout Term 2. Dress Code: Girls: Black Sleeveless Body Suit & Black Convertible Tights or Black Tank Top or Sports Bra & Black Shorts or Leggings, Black Slip on Jazz Shoes. Ponytail or Bun. Boys: Black T-Shirt, Black Shorts or Leggings, Black Slip on Jazz Shoes.
Ages 12-12
Tuesday
5:00 PM to 6:00 PM
Jan 9 to Jun 24
Studio A
Acro - Grade 5
Must have completed Grade 4 Acro Examination -- or -- Can complete the following: 1. Splits - left, right and centre 2. Cartwheel Variations on both sides 3. Front and Back Walkover Variations 4. Balances - Chest, Elbow and Head 5. Front and Back Chestrolls 6. Rolling Bends 7. Waterfall Acrobatic Dance and Circus Style Acrobatics are a unique twist on the usual styles of dance. Acrobatic Dance, as both an athletic sport and a performing art, offers a dazzling array of unique skills and personalities to the audience. The most visible display of Acrobatics can currently be seen in the world famous Cirque du Soleil. Our recreational programs are a perfect spot for students to learn the fundamentals of Acrobatic Dance. Students work on their flexibility and strength before attempting their tricks with experienced, qualified spotters and instructors. Basic tricks such as Splits, Backbends, Rolls and Cartwheels are introduced immediately after obtaining the proper strength for support. Participants also learn the basic fundamentals of multiple acrobatic balances such as Head, Chest, Elbow and Hand Balances. Front and Back Walkovers are introduced once the participants obtain the Backbend and Recovery consistently which then prepares them for more advanced skills while applying new and interesting variations to the basics. In our syllabus-based acrobatic classes, students will study exam preparation work in Term 1 and move into preparation for our recital performance throughout Term 2. Dress Code Girls: Black Sleeveless Body Suit & Black Convertible Tights or Black Tank Top & Black Leggings, Bare Feet. Ponytail or Bun. Boys: Black T-Shirt, Black Shorts, Bare Feet.
Ages 12-12
Tuesday
6:00 PM to 7:00 PM
Jan 9 to Jun 24
Studio C
Ballet-Pointe - Elementary
Pointe Year 1 and 2. Our Elementary Pointe class includes beginner pointe techniques focusing on building the fundamentals and strength of pointe at the barre and progressing into the centre with more challenging steps. Students not yet on pointe would require an assessment prior to beginning the class. Dancers with previous pointe experience are permitted to sign up without an assessment. Dress Code Girls: Black Sleeveless Body Suit & Pink Convertible Tights, Pink Pointe Shoes. Ballet Bun.
Ages 13-14
Tuesday
6:00 PM to 7:00 PM
Jan 9 to Jun 24
Studio B
Jazz - Grade 4
Must have completed Grade 3 Jazz Examination -- or -- Can complete an assessment. Jazz dance technique was designed to rebel against traditional ballet. Jazz dance is energetic and fun, showcasing exaggerated movements, fancy footwork, big leaps and fast turns with an attitude that the dancer conveys to the audience. This style of dance is faster than ballet, which most students find more enjoyable and easier to follow. However to excel in jazz, dancers need a strong background in ballet. KaliAndrews Dance Company offers Jazz dance classes for all ages. Beginners and experienced dancers are welcome. In our syllabus-based jazz classes, students will study exam preparation work in Term 1 and move into preparation for our recital performance throughout Term 2. Dress Code: Girls: Black Sleeveless Body Suit & Black Convertible Tights or Black Tank Top or Sports Bra & Black Shorts or Leggings, Black Slip on Jazz Shoes. Ponytail or Bun. Boys: Black T-Shirt, Black Shorts or Leggings, Black Slip on Jazz Shoes.
Ages 11-11
Tuesday
6:00 PM to 7:00 PM
Jan 9 to Jun 24
Studio C
Acro - Elementary
Must have completed Grade 5 Acro Examination -- or -- Can complete the following: 1. Splits - left, right and centre 2. Cartwheel Variations on both sides 3. Front and Back Walkover Variations 4. Balances - Hand, Chest, Elbow and Head 5. Front and Back Chestrolls 6. Rolling Bends 7. Waterfall 8. Hand Walks 9. Dive Walkovers or Front Handsprings 10. Nip Up or Head Spring Acrobatic Dance and Circus Style Acrobatics are a unique twist on the usual styles of dance. Acrobatic Dance, as both an athletic sport and a performing art, offers a dazzling array of unique skills and personalities to the audience. The most visible display of Acrobatics can currently be seen in the world famous Cirque du Soleil. Our recreational programs are a perfect spot for students to learn the fundamentals of Acrobatic Dance. Students work on their flexibility and strength before attempting their tricks with experienced, qualified spotters and instructors. Basic tricks such as Splits, Backbends, Rolls and Cartwheels are introduced immediately after obtaining the proper strength for support. Participants also learn the basic fundamentals of multiple acrobatic balances such as Head, Chest, Elbow and Hand Balances. Front and Back Walkovers are introduced once the participants obtain the Backbend and Recovery consistently which then prepares them for more advanced skills while applying new and interesting variations to the basics. In our syllabus-based acrobatic classes, students will study exam preparation work in Term 1 and move into preparation for our recital performance throughout Term 2. Dress Code Girls: Black Sleeveless Body Suit & Black Convertible Tights or Black Tank Top & Black Leggings, Bare Feet. Ponytail or Bun. Boys: Black T-Shirt, Black Shorts, Bare Feet.
Ages 13-14
Tuesday
7:00 PM to 8:00 PM
Jan 9 to Jun 24
Studio A
Ballet - Grade 5
Must have completed Grade 4 Ballet Examination -- or -- Can complete an assessment. Ballet dance classes focus on the principles and steps on which almost all dance styles were founded. With a solid ballet foundation, dancers can transfer their skills into other dance forms to enhance their versatility. While all styles of dance tend to compliment one another, Ballet technique is the foundation for many other dance styles and is a highly recommended addition to any dancers course load. In our syllabus-based ballet classes, students will study exam preparation work in Term 1 and move into preparation for our recital performance throughout Term 2. Dress Code Girls: Black Sleeveless Body Suit & Pink Convertible Tights, Pink Ballet Slippers. Ballet Bun Boys:White T-Shirt, Black Slim Fitting Shorts or Leggings, Black Ballet Slippers.
Ages 12-12
Tuesday
7:00 PM to 8:00 PM
Jan 9 to Jun 24
Studio B
Jazz - Intermediate & Advanced
This class is full
Must have completed Elementary Jazz Examination -- or -- Can complete an assessment. Jazz dance technique was designed to rebel against traditional ballet. Jazz dance is energetic and fun, showcasing exaggerated movements, fancy footwork, big leaps and fast turns with an attitude that the dancer conveys to the audience. This style of dance is faster than ballet, which most students find more enjoyable and easier to follow. However to excel in jazz, dancers need a strong background in ballet. KaliAndrews Dance Company offers Jazz dance classes for all ages. Beginners and experienced dancers are welcome. In our syllabus-based jazz classes, students will study exam preparation work in Term 1 and move into preparation for our recital performance throughout Term 2. Dress Code: Girls: Black Sleeveless Body Suit & Black Convertible Tights or Black Tank Top or Sports Bra & Black Shorts or Leggings, Black Slip on Jazz Shoes. Ponytail or Bun. Boys: Black T-Shirt, Black Shorts or Leggings, Black Slip on Jazz Shoes.
Ages 15-17
Tuesday
7:00 PM to 8:00 PM
Jan 9 to Jun 24
Studio C
Acro - Intermediate & Advanced
Must have completed Elementary Acro Examination -- or -- Can complete the following: 1. Splits - left, right and centre 2. Cartwheel Variations on both sides 3. One Handed Front and Back Walkovers with Variations 4. Balances - Hand, Chest, Elbow and Head 5. Front and Back Chestrolls 6. Rolling Bends 7. Waterfall 8. Hand Walks 9. Dive Walkovers or Front Handsprings 10. Nip Up or Head Spring 11. Tumbling Skills - Aerial or Handspring skills Acrobatic Dance and Circus Style Acrobatics are a unique twist on the usual styles of dance. Acrobatic Dance, as both an athletic sport and a performing art, offers a dazzling array of unique skills and personalities to the audience. The most visible display of Acrobatics can currently be seen in the world famous Cirque du Soleil. Our recreational programs are a perfect spot for students to learn the fundamentals of Acrobatic Dance. Students work on their flexibility and strength before attempting their tricks with experienced, qualified spotters and instructors. Basic tricks such as Splits, Backbends, Rolls and Cartwheels are introduced immediately after obtaining the proper strength for support. Participants also learn the basic fundamentals of multiple acrobatic balances such as Head, Chest, Elbow and Hand Balances. Front and Back Walkovers are introduced once the participants obtain the Backbend and Recovery consistently which then prepares them for more advanced skills while applying new and interesting variations to the basics. In our syllabus-based acrobatic classes, students will study exam preparation work in Term 1 and move into preparation for our recital performance throughout Term 2. Dress Code Girls: Black Sleeveless Body Suit & Black Convertible Tights or Black Tank Top & Black Leggings, Bare Feet. Ponytail or Bun. Boys: Black T-Shirt, Black Shorts, Bare Feet.
Ages 15-17
Tuesday
8:00 PM to 9:00 PM
Jan 9 to Jun 24
Studio A
Ballet - Grade 4
Must have completed Grade 3 Ballet Examination -- or -- Can complete an assessment. Ballet dance classes focus on the principles and steps on which almost all dance styles were founded. With a solid ballet foundation, dancers can transfer their skills into other dance forms to enhance their versatility. While all styles of dance tend to compliment one another, Ballet technique is the foundation for many other dance styles and is a highly recommended addition to any dancers course load. In our syllabus-based ballet classes, students will study exam preparation work in Term 1 and move into preparation for our recital performance throughout Term 2. Dress Code Girls: Black Sleeveless Body Suit & Pink Convertible Tights, Pink Ballet Slippers. Ballet Bun Boys:White T-Shirt, Black Slim Fitting Shorts or Leggings, Black Ballet Slippers.
Ages 11-11
Tuesday
8:00 PM to 9:00 PM
Jan 9 to Jun 24
Studio B
Jazz - Elementary
Must have completed Grade 5 Jazz Examination -- or -- Can complete an assessment. Jazz dance technique was designed to rebel against traditional ballet. Jazz dance is energetic and fun, showcasing exaggerated movements, fancy footwork, big leaps and fast turns with an attitude that the dancer conveys to the audience. This style of dance is faster than ballet, which most students find more enjoyable and easier to follow. However to excel in jazz, dancers need a strong background in ballet. KaliAndrews Dance Company offers Jazz dance classes for all ages. Beginners and experienced dancers are welcome. In our syllabus-based jazz classes, students will study exam preparation work in Term 1 and move into preparation for our recital performance throughout Term 2. Dress Code: Girls: Black Sleeveless Body Suit & Black Convertible Tights or Black Tank Top or Sports Bra & Black Shorts or Leggings, Black Slip on Jazz Shoes. Ponytail or Bun. Boys: Black T-Shirt, Black Shorts or Leggings, Black Slip on Jazz Shoes.
Ages 13-14
Tuesday
8:00 PM to 9:00 PM
Jan 9 to Jun 24
Studio B
Ballet - Intermediate & Advanced
This class is full
Must have completed Elementary Ballet Examination -- or -- Can complete an assessment. Ballet dance classes focus on the principles and steps on which almost all dance styles were founded. With a solid ballet foundation, dancers can transfer their skills into other dance forms to enhance their versatility. While all styles of dance tend to compliment one another, Ballet technique is the foundation for many other dance styles and is a highly recommended addition to any dancers course load. In our syllabus-based ballet classes, students will study exam preparation work in Term 1 and move into preparation for our recital performance throughout Term 2. Dress Code Girls: Black Sleeveless Body Suit & Pink Convertible Tights, Pink Ballet Slippers. Ballet Bun Boys:White T-Shirt, Black Slim Fitting Shorts or Leggings, Black Ballet Slippers.
Ages 15-17
Tuesday
9:00 PM to 10:00 PM
Jan 9 to Jun 24
Studio C
Acro - Primary
Acrobatic Dance and Circus Style Acrobatics are a unique twist on the usual styles of dance. Acrobatic Dance, as both an athletic sport and a performing art, offers a dazzling array of unique skills and personalities to the audience. The most visible display of Acrobatics can currently be seen in the world famous Cirque du Soleil. Our recreational programs are a perfect spot for students to learn the fundamentals of Acrobatic Dance. Students work on their flexibility and strength before attempting their tricks with experienced, qualified spotters and instructors. Basic tricks such as Splits, Backbends, Rolls and Cartwheels are introduced immediately after obtaining the proper strength for support. Participants also learn the basic fundamentals of multiple acrobatic balances such as Head, Chest, Elbow and Hand Balances. Front and Back Walkovers are introduced once the participants obtain the Backbend and Recovery consistently which then prepares them for more advanced skills while applying new and interesting variations to the basics. In our syllabus-based acrobatic classes, students will study exam preparation work in Term 1 and move into preparation for our recital performance throughout Term 2. Dress Code Girls: Black Sleeveless Body Suit & Black Convertible Tights or Black Tank Top & Black Leggings, Bare Feet. Ponytail or Bun. Boys: Black T-Shirt, Black Shorts, Bare Feet.
Ages 7-7
Wednesday
5:00 PM to 5:45 PM
Jan 9 to Jun 24
Studio C
Ballet - Grade 1
Ballet dance classes focus on the principles and steps on which almost all dance styles were founded. With a solid ballet foundation, dancers can transfer their skills into other dance forms to enhance their versatility. While all styles of dance tend to compliment one another, Ballet technique is the foundation for many other dance styles and is a highly recommended addition to any dancers course load. In our syllabus-based ballet classes, students will study exam preparation work in Term 1 and move into preparation for our recital performance throughout Term 2. Dress Code Girls: Black Sleeveless Body Suit & Pink Convertible Tights, Pink Ballet Slippers. Ballet Bun Boys:White T-Shirt, Black Slim Fitting Shorts or Leggings, Black Ballet Slippers.
Ages 8-8
Wednesday
5:00 PM to 5:45 PM
Jan 9 to Jun 24
Studio B
Jazz - Grade 2
Jazz dance technique was designed to rebel against traditional ballet. Jazz dance is energetic and fun, showcasing exaggerated movements, fancy footwork, big leaps and fast turns with an attitude that the dancer conveys to the audience. This style of dance is faster than ballet, which most students find more enjoyable and easier to follow. However to excel in jazz, dancers need a strong background in ballet. KaliAndrews Dance Company offers Jazz dance classes for all ages. Beginners and experienced dancers are welcome. In our syllabus-based jazz classes, students will study exam preparation work in Term 1 and move into preparation for our recital performance throughout Term 2. Dress Code: Girls: Black Sleeveless Body Suit & Black Convertible Tights or Black Tank Top or Sports Bra & Black Shorts or Leggings, Black Slip on Jazz Shoes. Ponytail or Bun. Boys: Black T-Shirt, Black Shorts or Leggings, Black Slip on Jazz Shoes.
Ages 9-9
Wednesday
5:00 PM to 5:45 PM
Jan 9 to Jun 24
Studio C
Acro - Grade 2
Acrobatic Dance and Circus Style Acrobatics are a unique twist on the usual styles of dance. Acrobatic Dance, as both an athletic sport and a performing art, offers a dazzling array of unique skills and personalities to the audience. The most visible display of Acrobatics can currently be seen in the world famous Cirque du Soleil. Our recreational programs are a perfect spot for students to learn the fundamentals of Acrobatic Dance. Students work on their flexibility and strength before attempting their tricks with experienced, qualified spotters and instructors. Basic tricks such as Splits, Backbends, Rolls and Cartwheels are introduced immediately after obtaining the proper strength for support. Participants also learn the basic fundamentals of multiple acrobatic balances such as Head, Chest, Elbow and Hand Balances. Front and Back Walkovers are introduced once the participants obtain the Backbend and Recovery consistently which then prepares them for more advanced skills while applying new and interesting variations to the basics. In our syllabus-based acrobatic classes, students will study exam preparation work in Term 1 and move into preparation for our recital performance throughout Term 2. Dress Code Girls: Black Sleeveless Body Suit & Black Convertible Tights or Black Tank Top & Black Leggings, Bare Feet. Ponytail or Bun. Boys: Black T-Shirt, Black Shorts, Bare Feet.
Ages 9-9
Wednesday
5:45 PM to 6:30 PM
Jan 9 to Jun 24
Studio A
Ballet - Primary
Ballet dance classes focus on the principles and steps on which almost all dance styles were founded. With a solid ballet foundation, dancers can transfer their skills into other dance forms to enhance their versatility. While all styles of dance tend to compliment one another, Ballet technique is the foundation for many other dance styles and is a highly recommended addition to any dancers course load. In our syllabus-based ballet classes, students will study exam preparation work in Term 1 and move into preparation for our recital performance throughout Term 2. Dress Code Girls: Black Sleeveless Body Suit & Pink Convertible Tights, Pink Ballet Slippers. Ballet Bun Boys:White T-Shirt, Black Slim Fitting Shorts or Leggings, Black Ballet Slippers. Dress Code Girls: Black Sleeveless Body Suit & Pink Convertible Tights, Pink Ballet Slippers. Ballet Bun Boys:White T-Shirt, Black Slim Fitting Shorts or Leggings, Black Ballet Slippers.
Ages 7-7
Wednesday
5:45 PM to 6:30 PM
Jan 9 to Jun 24
Studio B
Jazz - Grade 1
Jazz dance technique was designed to rebel against traditional ballet. Jazz dance is energetic and fun, showcasing exaggerated movements, fancy footwork, big leaps and fast turns with an attitude that the dancer conveys to the audience. This style of dance is faster than ballet, which most students find more enjoyable and easier to follow. However to excel in jazz, dancers need a strong background in ballet. KaliAndrews Dance Company offers Jazz dance classes for all ages. Beginners and experienced dancers are welcome. In our syllabus-based jazz classes, students will study exam preparation work in Term 1 and move into preparation for our recital performance throughout Term 2. Dress Code: Girls: Black Sleeveless Body Suit & Black Convertible Tights or Black Tank Top or Sports Bra & Black Shorts or Leggings, Black Slip on Jazz Shoes. Ponytail or Bun. Boys: Black T-Shirt, Black Shorts or Leggings, Black Slip on Jazz Shoes.
Ages 8-8
Wednesday
5:45 PM to 6:30 PM
Jan 9 to Jun 24
Studio C
Acro - Grade 1
Acrobatic Dance and Circus Style Acrobatics are a unique twist on the usual styles of dance. Acrobatic Dance, as both an athletic sport and a performing art, offers a dazzling array of unique skills and personalities to the audience. The most visible display of Acrobatics can currently be seen in the world famous Cirque du Soleil. Our recreational programs are a perfect spot for students to learn the fundamentals of Acrobatic Dance. Students work on their flexibility and strength before attempting their tricks with experienced, qualified spotters and instructors. Basic tricks such as Splits, Backbends, Rolls and Cartwheels are introduced immediately after obtaining the proper strength for support. Participants also learn the basic fundamentals of multiple acrobatic balances such as Head, Chest, Elbow and Hand Balances. Front and Back Walkovers are introduced once the participants obtain the Backbend and Recovery consistently which then prepares them for more advanced skills while applying new and interesting variations to the basics. In our syllabus-based acrobatic classes, students will study exam preparation work in Term 1 and move into preparation for our recital performance throughout Term 2. Dress Code Girls: Black Sleeveless Body Suit & Black Convertible Tights or Black Tank Top & Black Leggings, Bare Feet. Ponytail or Bun. Boys: Black T-Shirt, Black Shorts, Bare Feet.
Ages 8-8
Wednesday
6:30 PM to 7:15 PM
Jan 9 to Jun 24
Studio A
Ballet - Grade 3
Ballet dance classes focus on the principles and steps on which almost all dance styles were founded. With a solid ballet foundation, dancers can transfer their skills into other dance forms to enhance their versatility. While all styles of dance tend to compliment one another, Ballet technique is the foundation for many other dance styles and is a highly recommended addition to any dancers course load. In our syllabus-based ballet classes, students will study exam preparation work in Term 1 and move into preparation for our recital performance throughout Term 2. Dress Code Girls: Black Sleeveless Body Suit & Pink Convertible Tights, Pink Ballet Slippers. Ballet Bun Boys:White T-Shirt, Black Slim Fitting Shorts or Leggings, Black Ballet Slippers.
Ages 10-10
Wednesday
6:30 PM to 7:15 PM
Jan 9 to Jun 24
Studio B
Jazz - Primary
Jazz dance technique was designed to rebel against traditional ballet. Jazz dance is energetic and fun, showcasing exaggerated movements, fancy footwork, big leaps and fast turns with an attitude that the dancer conveys to the audience. This style of dance is faster than ballet, which most students find more enjoyable and easier to follow. However to excel in jazz, dancers need a strong background in ballet. KaliAndrews Dance Company offers Jazz dance classes for all ages. Beginners and experienced dancers are welcome. In our syllabus-based jazz classes, students will study exam preparation work in Term 1 and move into preparation for our recital performance throughout Term 2. Dress Code: Girls: Black Sleeveless Body Suit & Black Convertible Tights or Black Tank Top or Sports Bra & Black Shorts or Leggings, Black Slip on Jazz Shoes. Ponytail or Bun. Boys: Black T-Shirt, Black Shorts or Leggings, Black Slip on Jazz Shoes.
Ages 7-7
Wednesday
6:30 PM to 7:15 PM
Jan 9 to Jun 24
Studio A
Ballet - Grade 2
Ballet dance classes focus on the principles and steps on which almost all dance styles were founded. With a solid ballet foundation, dancers can transfer their skills into other dance forms to enhance their versatility. While all styles of dance tend to compliment one another, Ballet technique is the foundation for many other dance styles and is a highly recommended addition to any dancers course load. In our syllabus-based ballet classes, students will study exam preparation work in Term 1 and move into preparation for our recital performance throughout Term 2. Dress Code Girls: Black Sleeveless Body Suit & Pink Convertible Tights, Pink Ballet Slippers. Ballet Bun Boys:White T-Shirt, Black Slim Fitting Shorts or Leggings, Black Ballet Slippers.
Ages 9-9
Wednesday
7:15 PM to 8:00 PM
Jan 9 to Jun 24
Studio B
Jazz - Grade 3
Jazz dance technique was designed to rebel against traditional ballet. Jazz dance is energetic and fun, showcasing exaggerated movements, fancy footwork, big leaps and fast turns with an attitude that the dancer conveys to the audience. This style of dance is faster than ballet, which most students find more enjoyable and easier to follow. However to excel in jazz, dancers need a strong background in ballet. KaliAndrews Dance Company offers Jazz dance classes for all ages. Beginners and experienced dancers are welcome. In our syllabus-based jazz classes, students will study exam preparation work in Term 1 and move into preparation for our recital performance throughout Term 2. Dress Code: Girls: Black Sleeveless Body Suit & Black Convertible Tights or Black Tank Top or Sports Bra & Black Shorts or Leggings, Black Slip on Jazz Shoes. Ponytail or Bun. Boys: Black T-Shirt, Black Shorts or Leggings, Black Slip on Jazz Shoes.
Ages 10-10
Wednesday
7:15 PM to 8:00 PM
Jan 9 to Jun 24
Studio C
Aerial Acrobatics 4
Course Prerequisites: - Must be comfortable hanging upside down - Can do one full chin-up without assistance - Can do one full push up from toes - Can touch toes standing (pike position) without bending knees - Understands that this course is both physically and mentally challenging - Can comprehend and follow instructions well Note: An additional Acrobatic or Limbering class is recommended alongside Aerial Acrobatics courses. KaliAndrews Dance Company provides the opportunity for participants to explore their artistic acrobatic skills in the air! Offering multiple choices of Aerial Apparatus’ for our students to discover, explore, grow and challenge themselves within each lesson. Aerial acrobatics has become well-known in the circus performance community and is continuing to grow in popularity. This form of acrobatics is highly challenging in addition to being rewarding at the same time, and is commonly seen in the world famous Cirque du Soleil. Aerialists will spend time throughout each Term to put together their own performance pieces. Under the direction of KADC’s staff, you will have the opportunity to learn how to put choreography together, receive advice on music selections and adequate practice time in preparation for your In-Studio performance. Students are permitted to invite guests to view the final class of the Term in our studio while each participant presents their own piece in front of a small audience. Photos and Videos are permitted. Types of Aerial Apparatus offered at KADC: **Silks/Tissue **Hoop – Single Point **Hoop – Double Point **Cube **Trapeze **Hammock Silks Dress Code Participants are asked to wear tight, fitted clothing covering as much skin as possible. KADC recommends tight, fitted long sleeved shirts, leggings, tights etc. Bare Feet. Hair should be neatly tied up in a ponytail or a Ballet Bun.
Ages 10-19
Wednesday
7:30 PM to 8:30 PM
Jan 9 to Jun 24
Studio B
Acro - Grade 3
Acrobatic Dance and Circus Style Acrobatics are a unique twist on the usual styles of dance. Acrobatic Dance, as both an athletic sport and a performing art, offers a dazzling array of unique skills and personalities to the audience. The most visible display of Acrobatics can currently be seen in the world famous Cirque du Soleil. Our recreational programs are a perfect spot for students to learn the fundamentals of Acrobatic Dance. Students work on their flexibility and strength before attempting their tricks with experienced, qualified spotters and instructors. Basic tricks such as Splits, Backbends, Rolls and Cartwheels are introduced immediately after obtaining the proper strength for support. Participants also learn the basic fundamentals of multiple acrobatic balances such as Head, Chest, Elbow and Hand Balances. Front and Back Walkovers are introduced once the participants obtain the Backbend and Recovery consistently which then prepares them for more advanced skills while applying new and interesting variations to the basics. In our syllabus-based acrobatic classes, students will study exam preparation work in Term 1 and move into preparation for our recital performance throughout Term 2. Dress Code Girls: Black Sleeveless Body Suit & Black Convertible Tights or Black Tank Top & Black Leggings, Bare Feet. Ponytail or Bun. Boys: Black T-Shirt, Black Shorts, Bare Feet.
Ages 10-10
Wednesday
8:00 PM to 8:45 PM
Jan 9 to Jun 24
Studio C
Aerial Acrobatics 5 - Adult
Course Prerequisites: - Must be comfortable hanging upside down - Can do one full chin-up without assistance - Can do one full push up from toes - Can touch toes standing (pike position) without bending knees - Understands that this course is both physically and mentally challenging - Can comprehend and follow instructions well Note: An additional Acrobatic or Limbering class is recommended alongside Aerial Acrobatics courses. KaliAndrews Dance Company provides the opportunity for participants to explore their artistic acrobatic skills in the air! Offering multiple choices of Aerial Apparatus’ for our students to discover, explore, grow and challenge themselves within each lesson. Aerial acrobatics has become well-known in the circus performance community and is continuing to grow in popularity. This form of acrobatics is highly challenging in addition to being rewarding at the same time, and is commonly seen in the world famous Cirque du Soleil. Aerialists will spend time throughout each Term to put together their own performance pieces. Under the direction of KADC’s staff, you will have the opportunity to learn how to put choreography together, receive advice on music selections and adequate practice time in preparation for your In-Studio performance. Students are permitted to invite guests to view the final class of the Term in our studio while each participant presents their own piece in front of a small audience. Photos and Videos are permitted. Types of Aerial Apparatus offered at KADC: **Silks/Tissue **Hoop – Single Point **Hoop – Double Point **Cube **Trapeze **Hammock Silks Dress Code Participants are asked to wear tight, fitted clothing covering as much skin as possible. KADC recommends tight, fitted long sleeved shirts, leggings, tights etc. Bare Feet. Hair should be neatly tied up in a ponytail or a Ballet Bun.
Ages 19-60
Wednesday
8:30 PM to 9:30 PM
Jan 9 to Jun 24
Studio A
Tap - Grade 4 & 5
Tap Dance classes at KADC focus on fundamental tap technique to enhance rhythm and motor skills. Students are introduced to tap through the BATD syllabus and progress to open work at the advanced levels. Tap Dance is an exciting form of dance in which dancers wear special shoes equipped with metal taps. Tap dancers use their feet like drums to create rhythmic patterns and timely beats. The term “tap dancing” is derived from the tapping sound produced when the small metal plates on the dancer’s shoes touch a hard floor or surface. Dress Code Girls: Black Sleeveless Body Suit & Black Convertible Tights or Black Tank Top or Sports Bra & Black Shorts or Leggings, Black Tap Shoes. Ponytail or Bun. Boys: Black T-Shirt, Black Shorts or Leggings, Black Tap Shoes
Ages 11-12
Thursday
5:00 PM to 5:45 PM
Jan 9 to Jun 24
Studio A
Tap - Elementary to Advanced
Tap Dance classes at KADC focus on fundamental tap technique to enhance rhythm and motor skills. Students are introduced to tap through the BATD syllabus and progress to open work at the advanced levels. Tap Dance is an exciting form of dance in which dancers wear special shoes equipped with metal taps. Tap dancers use their feet like drums to create rhythmic patterns and timely beats. The term “tap dancing” is derived from the tapping sound produced when the small metal plates on the dancer’s shoes touch a hard floor or surface. Dress Code Girls: Black Sleeveless Body Suit & Black Convertible Tights or Black Tank Top or Sports Bra & Black Shorts or Leggings, Black Tap Shoes. Ponytail or Bun. Boys: Black T-Shirt, Black Shorts or Leggings, Black Tap Shoes
Ages 13-17
Thursday
5:45 PM to 6:45 PM
Jan 9 to Jun 24
Studio A
Latin/Ballroom - Open
Our Latin/Ballroom class is an introduction to your most popular ballroom and Latin social dances! Ballroom dances are travelling dances that allow you to move across the floor. Latin/Rhythm dances give you a variety of music to dance to and are "spot" dances meaning they are great for small spaces! Through this course students will learn the fundamentals of partnering, including how to lead and follow. The class will also incorporate the basic steps of ballroom, technical elements and music identification. Dress Code Girls: Black Sleeveless Body Suit & Black Convertible Tights or Black Tank Top or Sports Bra & Black Leggings or Shorts or Knee Length Skirt. Black Slip on Jazz Shoes or Open-Toed Ballroom/Latin Heels (1.5 inches recommended). Ponytail or Bun. Boys: Black T-Shirt, Black Shorts or Leggings. Black Slip on Jazz Shoes, Dress Shoes or Ballroom Shoes.
Ages 11-80
Thursday
7:30 PM to 8:30 PM
Jan 29 to Jun 24
Studio B
Ballet-Pointe - Intermediate & Advanced
Pointe Year 3 to 6. Our Intermediate & Advanced Pointe class includes advanced pointe techniques focusing on the development of pointe work through more challenging steps at the barre and in the centre. Dancers with previous pointe experience are permitted to sign up without an assessment. Dress Code Girls: Black Sleeveless Body Suit & Pink Convertible Tights, Pink Ballet Pointe Shoes. Ballet Bun.
Ages 13-14
Thursday
8:15 PM to 9:15 PM
Jan 9 to Jun 24
Studio B
Hip Hop - Adult
KaliAndrews Dance Company is quickly emerging as one of the most exciting Hip Hop dance schools in the city. Our competitive dancers have risen to the top at both regional and national competitions, winning Top Hip Hop Scores in 2016 in addition to several other Choreography and Special Awards throughout the past competitive seasons. Recreational Hip Hop dance at KaliAndrews Dance Company centers around freestyle classes, which focus on hip hop movements such as popping, locking, breaking, house and old school to today’s popular pop and hip hop music. Great music and fresh choreography set our hip hop program apart! Dress Code Girls & Boys: Lose clothing such as T-Shirts, Tank Tops, Sweat and Track Pants are acceptable. Indoor shoes only please. Ponytail.
Ages 19-60
Thursday
8:30 PM to 9:30 PM
Jan 29 to Jun 24
Studio C
Aerial Acrobatics 6 - Mini
Course Prerequisites: - Must be comfortable hanging upside down - Can do one full chin-up without assistance - Can do one full push up from toes - Can touch toes standing (pike position) without bending knees - Understands that this course is both physically and mentally challenging - Can comprehend and follow instructions well Note: An additional Acrobatic or Limbering class is recommended alongside Aerial Acrobatics courses. KaliAndrews Dance Company provides the opportunity for participants to explore their artistic acrobatic skills in the air! Offering multiple choices of Aerial Apparatus’ for our students to discover, explore, grow and challenge themselves within each lesson. Aerial acrobatics has become well-known in the circus performance community and is continuing to grow in popularity. This form of acrobatics is highly challenging in addition to being rewarding at the same time, and is commonly seen in the world famous Cirque du Soleil. Aerialists will spend time throughout each Term to put together their own performance pieces. Under the direction of KADC’s staff, you will have the opportunity to learn how to put choreography together, receive advice on music selections and adequate practice time in preparation for your In-Studio performance. Students are permitted to invite guests to view the final class of the Term in our studio while each participant presents their own piece in front of a small audience. Photos and Videos are permitted. Types of Aerial Apparatus offered at KADC: **Silks/Tissue **Hoop – Single Point **Hoop – Double Point **Cube **Trapeze **Hammock Silks Dress Code Participants are asked to wear tight, fitted clothing covering as much skin as possible. KADC recommends tight, fitted long sleeved shirts, leggings, tights etc. Bare Feet. Hair should be neatly tied up in a ponytail or a Ballet Bun.
Ages 7-9
Friday
5:00 PM to 5:30 PM
Jan 9 to Jun 24
Studio A
Jumps & Turns - Grade 2 & 3
Jumps & Turns classes are designed to enhance jazz techniques with a primary focus on mastering jumping and turning elements without choreography. Dancers will build muscle memory and fine tune their skills for easy execution with these skills. This is not a performance based class, therefore the participants have the opportunity to continue their training for the full duration of each term. Dress Code: Girls: Black Sleeveless Body Suit & Black Convertible Tights or Black Tank Top or Sports Bra & Black Shorts or Leggings, Black Slip on Jazz Shoes. Ponytail or Bun. Boys: Black T-Shirt, Black Shorts or Leggings, Black Slip on Jazz Shoes.
Ages 9-10
Friday
5:00 PM to 5:45 PM
Jan 9 to Jun 24
Studio C
Stunting & Tumbling - Primary & Grade 1
Registrants must meet the following criteria: - Minimum 1 year of acrobatic experience - Front Walkover - Back Walkover - Cartwheel – Left & Right - Can hold a Handstand at the wall for 30 seconds Stunting & Tumbling classes combine strength, power, agility and coordination that can captivate audiences and bring them to the edge of their seats. This class focuses on stunting & tumbling techniques that build on tricks taken from our acro classes which advances them into powerful tricks! Students can enjoy a safe training facility as they practice techniques and drills using safety equipment and then move to mastering movements alone. Dress Code Girls: Black Sleeveless Body Suit & Black Convertible Tights or Black Tank Top or Sports Bra & Black Leggings or Shorts, Bare Feet. Ponytail or Bun. Boys: Black T-Shirt, Black Shorts, Bare Feet
Ages 7-8
Friday
5:00 PM to 5:45 PM
Jan 9 to Jun 24
Studio B
Ballet - Open
Ballet dance classes focus on the principles and steps on which almost all dance styles were founded. With a solid ballet foundation, dancers can transfer their skills into other dance forms to enhance their versatility. While all styles of dance tend to compliment one another, Ballet technique is the foundation for many other dance styles and is a highly recommended addition to any dancers course load. Dress Code Girls: Black Sleeveless Body Suit & Pink Convertible Tights, Pink Ballet Slippers. Ballet Bun Boys: White T-Shirt, Black Slim Fitting Shorts or Leggings, Black Ballet Slippers
Ages 11-16
Friday
5:45 PM to 6:30 PM
Jan 9 to Jun 24
Studio A
Jumps & Turns - Primary to Gr. 1
Jumps & Turns classes are designed to enhance jazz techniques with a primary focus on mastering jumping and turning elements without choreography. Dancers will build muscle memory and fine tune their skills for easy execution with these skills. This is not a performance based class, therefore the participants have the opportunity to continue their training for the full duration of each term. Dress Code: Girls: Black Sleeveless Body Suit & Black Convertible Tights or Black Tank Top or Sports Bra & Black Shorts or Leggings, Black Slip on Jazz Shoes. Ponytail or Bun. Boys: Black T-Shirt, Black Shorts or Leggings, Black Slip on Jazz Shoes.
Ages 7-8
Friday
5:45 PM to 6:30 PM
Jan 9 to Jun 24
Studio C
Stunting & Tumbling - Grade 2 & 3
Registrants must meet the following criteria: - Minimum 1 year of acrobatic experience - Front Walkover - Back Walkover - Cartwheel – Left & Right - Can hold a Handstand at the wall for 30 seconds Stunting & Tumbling classes combine strength, power, agility and coordination that can captivate audiences and bring them to the edge of their seats. This class focuses on stunting & tumbling techniques that build on tricks taken from our acro classes which advances them into powerful tricks! Students can enjoy a safe training facility as they practice techniques and drills using safety equipment and then move to mastering movements alone. Dress Code Girls: Black Sleeveless Body Suit & Black Convertible Tights or Black Tank Top or Sports Bra & Black Leggings or Shorts, Bare Feet. Ponytail or Bun. Boys: Black T-Shirt, Black Shorts, Bare Feet
Ages 9-10
Friday
5:45 PM to 6:30 PM
Jan 9 to Jun 24
Studio B
Jazz - Open
Jazz dance technique was designed to rebel against traditional ballet. Jazz dance is energetic and fun, showcasing exaggerated movements, fancy footwork, big leaps and fast turns with an attitude that the dancer conveys to the audience. This style of dance is faster than ballet, which most students find more enjoyable and easier to follow. However to excel in jazz, dancers need a strong background in ballet. KaliAndrews Dance Company offers Jazz dance classes for all ages. Beginners and experienced dancers are welcome. Dress Code: Girls: Black Sleeveless Body Suit & Black Convertible Tights or Black Tank Top or Sports Bra & Black Shorts or Leggings, Black Slip on Jazz Shoes. Ponytail or Bun. Boys: Black T-Shirt, Black Shorts or Leggings, Black Slip on Jazz Shoes.
Ages 11-16
Friday
6:30 PM to 7:15 PM
Jan 9 to Jun 24
Studio A
Technique - Primary & Grade 1
Technique classes are designed to enhance dance techniques with a primary focus on mastering and fully comprehending technical dance elements without choreography. Dancers will build muscle memory and fine tune their skills for easy execution with technical skills. This is not a performance based class; therefore, the participants have the opportunity to continue their training for the full duration of each term. Dress Code Girls: Black Sleeveless Body Suit & Pink Convertible Tights, Pink Ballet Slippers. Ballet Bun Boys: White T-Shirt, Black Slim Fitting Shorts or Leggings, Black Ballet Slippers.
Ages 7-8
Friday
6:30 PM to 7:15 PM
Jan 9 to Jun 24
Studio C
Aerial Acrobatics 7
Course Prerequisites: - Must be comfortable hanging upside down - Can do one full chin-up without assistance - Can do one full push up from toes - Can touch toes standing (pike position) without bending knees - Understands that this course is both physically and mentally challenging - Can comprehend and follow instructions well Note: An additional Acrobatic or Limbering class is recommended alongside Aerial Acrobatics courses. KaliAndrews Dance Company provides the opportunity for participants to explore their artistic acrobatic skills in the air! Offering multiple choices of Aerial Apparatus’ for our students to discover, explore, grow and challenge themselves within each lesson. Aerial acrobatics has become well-known in the circus performance community and is continuing to grow in popularity. This form of acrobatics is highly challenging in addition to being rewarding at the same time, and is commonly seen in the world famous Cirque du Soleil. Aerialists will spend time throughout each Term to put together their own performance pieces. Under the direction of KADC’s staff, you will have the opportunity to learn how to put choreography together, receive advice on music selections and adequate practice time in preparation for your In-Studio performance. Students are permitted to invite guests to view the final class of the Term in our studio while each participant presents their own piece in front of a small audience. Photos and Videos are permitted. Types of Aerial Apparatus offered at KADC: **Silks/Tissue **Hoop – Single Point **Hoop – Double Point **Cube **Trapeze **Hammock Silks Dress Code Participants are asked to wear tight, fitted clothing covering as much skin as possible. KADC recommends tight, fitted long sleeved shirts, leggings, tights etc. Bare Feet. Hair should be neatly tied up in a ponytail or a Ballet Bun.
Ages 10-19
Friday
6:45 PM to 7:45 PM
Jan 9 to Jun 24
Studio B
Acro - Open
Acrobatic Dance and Circus Style Acrobatics are a unique twist on the usual styles of dance. Acrobatic Dance, as both an athletic sport and a performing art, offers a dazzling array of unique skills and personalities to the audience. The most visible display of Acrobatics can currently be seen in the world famous Cirque du Soleil. Our recreational programs are a perfect spot for students to learn the fundamentals of Acrobatic Dance. Students work on their flexibility and strength before attempting their tricks with experienced, qualified spotters and instructors. Basic tricks such as Splits, Backbends, Rolls and Cartwheels are introduced immediately after obtaining the proper strength for support. Participants also learn the basic fundamentals of multiple acrobatic balances such as Head, Chest, Elbow and Hand Balances. Front and Back Walkovers are introduced once the participants obtain the Backbend and Recovery consistently which then prepares them for more advanced skills while applying new and interesting variations to the basics. Dress Code Girls: Black Sleeveless Body Suit & Black Convertible Tights or Black Tank Top or Sports Bra & Black Leggings or Shorts, Bare Feet. Ponytail or Bun. Boys: Black T-Shirt, Black Shorts, Bare Feet
Ages 11-16
Friday
7:15 PM to 8:00 PM
Jan 9 to Jun 24
Studio B
Technique - Grade 2 & 3
Technique classes are designed to enhance dance techniques with a primary focus on mastering and fully comprehending technical dance elements without choreography. Dancers will build muscle memory and fine tune their skills for easy execution with technical skills. This is not a performance based class; therefore, the participants have the opportunity to continue their training for the full duration of each term. Dress Code Girls: Black Sleeveless Body Suit & Pink Convertible Tights, Pink Ballet Slippers. Ballet Bun Boys: White T-Shirt, Black Slim Fitting Shorts or Leggings, Black Ballet Slippers.
Ages 9-10
Friday
7:15 PM to 8:30 PM
Jan 9 to Jun 24
Studio C
Aerial Acrobatics 8
Course Prerequisites: - Must be comfortable hanging upside down - Can do one full chin-up without assistance - Can do one full push up from toes - Can touch toes standing (pike position) without bending knees - Understands that this course is both physically and mentally challenging - Can comprehend and follow instructions well Note: An additional Acrobatic or Limbering class is recommended alongside Aerial Acrobatics courses. KaliAndrews Dance Company provides the opportunity for participants to explore their artistic acrobatic skills in the air! Offering multiple choices of Aerial Apparatus’ for our students to discover, explore, grow and challenge themselves within each lesson. Aerial acrobatics has become well-known in the circus performance community and is continuing to grow in popularity. This form of acrobatics is highly challenging in addition to being rewarding at the same time, and is commonly seen in the world famous Cirque du Soleil. Aerialists will spend time throughout each Term to put together their own performance pieces. Under the direction of KADC’s staff, you will have the opportunity to learn how to put choreography together, receive advice on music selections and adequate practice time in preparation for your In-Studio performance. Students are permitted to invite guests to view the final class of the Term in our studio while each participant presents their own piece in front of a small audience. Photos and Videos are permitted. Types of Aerial Apparatus offered at KADC: **Silks/Tissue **Hoop – Single Point **Hoop – Double Point **Cube **Trapeze **Hammock Silks Dress Code Participants are asked to wear tight, fitted clothing covering as much skin as possible. KADC recommends tight, fitted long sleeved shirts, leggings, tights etc. Bare Feet. Hair should be neatly tied up in a ponytail or a Ballet Bun.
Ages 10-18
Friday
7:45 PM to 8:45 PM
Jan 9 to Jun 24
Studio A
Ballet - Pre-Primary 1
Ballet dance classes focus on the principles and steps on which almost all dance styles were founded. With a solid ballet foundation, dancers can transfer their skills into other dance forms to enhance their versatility. While all styles of dance tend to compliment one another, Ballet technique is the foundation for many other dance styles and is a highly recommended addition to any dancers course load. In our syllabus-based ballet classes, students will study exam preparation work in Term 1 and move into preparation for our recital performance throughout Term 2. Dress Code Girls: Black Sleeveless Body Suit & Pink Convertible Tights, Pink Ballet Slippers. Ballet Bun Boys:White T-Shirt, Black Slim Fitting Shorts or Leggings, Black Ballet Slippers. Dress Code Girls: Black Sleeveless Body Suit & Pink Convertible Tights, Pink Ballet Slippers. Ballet Bun Boys:White T-Shirt, Black Slim Fitting Shorts or Leggings, Black Ballet Slippers.
Ages 5-5
Saturday
8:45 AM to 9:30 AM
Jan 9 to Jun 24
Studio B
Jazz - Pre-Primary 2
Jazz dance technique was designed to rebel against traditional ballet. Jazz dance is energetic and fun, showcasing exaggerated movements, fancy footwork, big leaps and fast turns with an attitude that the dancer conveys to the audience. This style of dance is faster than ballet, which most students find more enjoyable and easier to follow. However to excel in jazz, dancers need a strong background in ballet. KaliAndrews Dance Company offers Jazz dance classes for all ages. Beginners and experienced dancers are welcome. In our syllabus-based jazz classes, students will study exam preparation work in Term 1 and move into preparation for our recital performance throughout Term 2. Dress Code: Girls: Black Sleeveless Body Suit & Black Convertible Tights or Black Tank Top or Sports Bra & Black Shorts or Leggings, Black Slip on Jazz Shoes. Ponytail or Bun. Boys: Black T-Shirt, Black Shorts or Leggings, Black Slip on Jazz Shoes.
Ages 6-6
Saturday
9:15 AM to 10:00 AM
Jan 9 to Jun 24
Studio A
Acro - Pre-Primary 1
Acrobatic Dance and Circus Style Acrobatics are a unique twist on the usual styles of dance. Acrobatic Dance, as both an athletic sport and a performing art, offers a dazzling array of unique skills and personalities to the audience. The most visible display of Acrobatics can currently be seen in the world famous Cirque du Soleil. Our recreational programs are a perfect spot for students to learn the fundamentals of Acrobatic Dance. Students work on their flexibility and strength before attempting their tricks with experienced, qualified spotters and instructors. Basic tricks such as Splits, Backbends, Rolls and Cartwheels are introduced immediately after obtaining the proper strength for support. Participants also learn the basic fundamentals of multiple acrobatic balances such as Head, Chest, Elbow and Hand Balances. Front and Back Walkovers are introduced once the participants obtain the Backbend and Recovery consistently which then prepares them for more advanced skills while applying new and interesting variations to the basics. In our syllabus-based acrobatic classes, students will study exam preparation work in Term 1 and move into preparation for our recital performance throughout Term 2. Dress Code Girls: Black Sleeveless Body Suit & Black Convertible Tights or Black Tank Top & Black Leggings, Bare Feet. Ponytail or Bun. Boys: Black T-Shirt, Black Shorts, Bare Feet.
Ages 5-5
Saturday
9:45 AM to 10:30 AM
Jan 9 to Jun 24
Studio B
Ballet - Pre-Primary 2
Ballet dance classes focus on the principles and steps on which almost all dance styles were founded. With a solid ballet foundation, dancers can transfer their skills into other dance forms to enhance their versatility. While all styles of dance tend to compliment one another, Ballet technique is the foundation for many other dance styles and is a highly recommended addition to any dancers course load. In our syllabus-based ballet classes, students will study exam preparation work in Term 1 and move into preparation for our recital performance throughout Term 2. Dress Code Girls: Black Sleeveless Body Suit & Pink Convertible Tights, Pink Ballet Slippers. Ballet Bun Boys:White T-Shirt, Black Slim Fitting Shorts or Leggings, Black Ballet Slippers. Dress Code Girls: Black Sleeveless Body Suit & Pink Convertible Tights, Pink Ballet Slippers. Ballet Bun Boys:White T-Shirt, Black Slim Fitting Shorts or Leggings, Black Ballet Slippers.
Ages 6-6
Saturday
10:15 AM to 11:00 AM
Jan 9 to Jun 24
Studio A
Jazz - Pre-Primary 1
Jazz dance technique was designed to rebel against traditional ballet. Jazz dance is energetic and fun, showcasing exaggerated movements, fancy footwork, big leaps and fast turns with an attitude that the dancer conveys to the audience. This style of dance is faster than ballet, which most students find more enjoyable and easier to follow. However to excel in jazz, dancers need a strong background in ballet. KaliAndrews Dance Company offers Jazz dance classes for all ages. Beginners and experienced dancers are welcome. In our syllabus-based jazz classes, students will study exam preparation work in Term 1 and move into preparation for our recital performance throughout Term 2. Dress Code: Girls: Black Sleeveless Body Suit & Black Convertible Tights or Black Tank Top or Sports Bra & Black Shorts or Leggings, Black Slip on Jazz Shoes. Ponytail or Bun. Boys: Black T-Shirt, Black Shorts or Leggings, Black Slip on Jazz Shoes.
Ages 5-6
Saturday
10:45 AM to 11:30 AM
Jan 9 to Jun 24
Studio B
Acro - Pre-Primary 2
Acrobatic Dance and Circus Style Acrobatics are a unique twist on the usual styles of dance. Acrobatic Dance, as both an athletic sport and a performing art, offers a dazzling array of unique skills and personalities to the audience. The most visible display of Acrobatics can currently be seen in the world famous Cirque du Soleil. Our recreational programs are a perfect spot for students to learn the fundamentals of Acrobatic Dance. Students work on their flexibility and strength before attempting their tricks with experienced, qualified spotters and instructors. Basic tricks such as Splits, Backbends, Rolls and Cartwheels are introduced immediately after obtaining the proper strength for support. Participants also learn the basic fundamentals of multiple acrobatic balances such as Head, Chest, Elbow and Hand Balances. Front and Back Walkovers are introduced once the participants obtain the Backbend and Recovery consistently which then prepares them for more advanced skills while applying new and interesting variations to the basics. In our syllabus-based acrobatic classes, students will study exam preparation work in Term 1 and move into preparation for our recital performance throughout Term 2. Dress Code Girls: Black Sleeveless Body Suit & Black Convertible Tights or Black Tank Top & Black Leggings, Bare Feet. Ponytail or Bun. Boys: Black T-Shirt, Black Shorts, Bare Feet.
Ages 6-6
Saturday
11:15 AM to 12:00 PM
Jan 9 to Jun 24
Studio A-B
Jumps & Turns - Elementary to Advanced
Jumps & Turns classes are designed to enhance jazz techniques with a primary focus on mastering jumping and turning elements without choreography. Dancers will build muscle memory and fine tune their skills for easy execution with these skills. This is not a performance based class, therefore the participants have the opportunity to continue their training for the full duration of each term. Dress Code: Girls: Black Sleeveless Body Suit & Black Convertible Tights or Black Tank Top or Sports Bra & Black Shorts or Leggings, Black Slip on Jazz Shoes. Ponytail or Bun. Boys: Black T-Shirt, Black Shorts or Leggings, Black Slip on Jazz Shoes.
Ages 13-17
Saturday
12:00 PM to 12:45 PM
Jan 9 to Jun 24
Studio C
Technique - Grade 4 & 5
Technique classes are designed to enhance dance techniques with a primary focus on mastering and fully comprehending technical dance elements without choreography. Dancers will build muscle memory and fine tune their skills for easy execution with technical skills. This is not a performance based class; therefore, the participants have the opportunity to continue their training for the full duration of each term. Dress Code Girls: Black Sleeveless Body Suit & Pink Convertible Tights, Pink Ballet Slippers. Ballet Bun Boys: White T-Shirt, Black Slim Fitting Shorts or Leggings, Black Ballet Slippers.
Ages 11-12
Saturday
12:00 PM to 12:45 PM
Jan 9 to Jun 24
Studio C
Jumps & Turns - Grade 4 & 5
Jumps & Turns classes are designed to enhance jazz techniques with a primary focus on mastering jumping and turning elements without choreography. Dancers will build muscle memory and fine tune their skills for easy execution with these skills. This is not a performance based class, therefore the participants have the opportunity to continue their training for the full duration of each term. Dress Code: Girls: Black Sleeveless Body Suit & Black Convertible Tights or Black Tank Top or Sports Bra & Black Shorts or Leggings, Black Slip on Jazz Shoes. Ponytail or Bun. Boys: Black T-Shirt, Black Shorts or Leggings, Black Slip on Jazz Shoes.
Ages 11-12
Saturday
12:45 PM to 1:30 PM
Jan 9 to Jun 24
Studio C
Stunting & Tumbling - Elementary to Advanced
Registrants must meet the following criteria: - Minimum 1 year of acrobatic experience - Front Walkover - Back Walkover - Cartwheel – Left & Right - Can hold a Handstand at the wall for 30 seconds Stunting & Tumbling classes combine strength, power, agility and coordination that can captivate audiences and bring them to the edge of their seats. This class focuses on stunting & tumbling techniques that build on tricks taken from our acro classes which advances them into powerful tricks! Students can enjoy a safe training facility as they practice techniques and drills using safety equipment and then move to mastering movements alone. Dress Code Girls: Black Sleeveless Body Suit & Black Convertible Tights or Black Tank Top or Sports Bra & Black Leggings or Shorts, Bare Feet. Ponytail or Bun. Boys: Black T-Shirt, Black Shorts, Bare Feet
Ages 13-17
Saturday
12:45 PM to 1:30 PM
Jan 9 to Jun 24
Studio C
Stunting & Tumbling - Grade 4 & 5
Registrants must meet the following criteria: - Minimum 1 year of acrobatic experience - Front Walkover - Back Walkover - Cartwheel – Left & Right - Can hold a Handstand at the wall for 30 seconds Stunting & Tumbling classes combine strength, power, agility and coordination that can captivate audiences and bring them to the edge of their seats. This class focuses on stunting & tumbling techniques that build on tricks taken from our acro classes which advances them into powerful tricks! Students can enjoy a safe training facility as they practice techniques and drills using safety equipment and then move to mastering movements alone. Dress Code Girls: Black Sleeveless Body Suit & Black Convertible Tights or Black Tank Top or Sports Bra & Black Leggings or Shorts, Bare Feet. Ponytail or Bun. Boys: Black T-Shirt, Black Shorts, Bare Feet
Ages 11-12
Saturday
1:30 PM to 2:15 PM
Jan 9 to Jun 24
Studio B
Technique - Elementary to Advanced
Technique classes are designed to enhance dance techniques with a primary focus on mastering and fully comprehending technical dance elements without choreography. Dancers will build muscle memory and fine tune their skills for easy execution with technical skills. This is not a performance based class; therefore, the participants have the opportunity to continue their training for the full duration of each term. Dress Code Girls: Black Sleeveless Body Suit & Pink Convertible Tights, Pink Ballet Slippers. Ballet Bun Boys: White T-Shirt, Black Slim Fitting Shorts or Leggings, Black Ballet Slippers.
Ages 13-17
Saturday
1:30 PM to 2:15 PM
Jan 9 to Jun 24
Studio A-B
Technique - Invitation Only
Technique classes are designed to enhance dance techniques with a primary focus on mastering and fully comprehending technical dance elements without choreography. Dancers will build muscle memory and fine tune their skills for easy execution with technical skills. This is not a performance based class; therefore, the participants have the opportunity to continue their training for the full duration of each term. Dress Code Girls: Black Sleeveless Body Suit & Pink Convertible Tights, Pink Ballet Slippers. Ballet Bun Boys: White T-Shirt, Black Slim Fitting Shorts or Leggings, Black Ballet Slippers.
Ages 10-18
Sunday
10:00 AM to 11:00 AM
Jan 9 to Jun 24
Studio A-B
Contortion - Invitation Only
Contortion class is for the acrobat who wants to specialize in bending the body into unusual poses. In acrobatic dance, total control over one’s body throughout an extreme range of motion is required in order to master the necessary skills. Also, excessive flexibility can prove to become extremely valuable in many sports and activities, such as gymnastics, martial arts, dance, hockey and yoga. Our Contortion classes are designed for “extra bendy” individuals; upon entering our Contortion class, students have already nurtured their individual flexibility and will continue to enhance the beauty of bending. Participants will study contortion techniques and will focus on developing more strength and flexibility to support their tricks/skills. Contortion is not a performance based class, therefore the participants have the opportunity to continue their training for the full duration of each term. Dress Code Girls: Black Sleeveless Body Suit & Black Convertible Tights or Black Tank Top or Sports Bra & Black Leggings or Shorts, Bare Feet. Ponytail or Bun. Boys: Black T-Shirt, Black Shorts, Bare Feet
Ages 8-18
Sunday
11:00 AM to 12:00 PM
Jan 9 to Jun 24
Studio A-B
Aerial Acrobatics - Invitation Only
Course Prerequisites: - Must be comfortable hanging upside down - Can do one full chin-up without assistance - Can do one full push up from toes - Can touch toes standing (pike position) without bending knees - Understands that this course is both physically and mentally challenging - Can comprehend and follow instructions well Note: An additional Acrobatic or Limbering class is recommended alongside Aerial Acrobatics courses. KaliAndrews Dance Company provides the opportunity for participants to explore their artistic acrobatic skills in the air! Offering multiple choices of Aerial Apparatus’ for our students to discover, explore, grow and challenge themselves within each lesson. Aerial acrobatics has become well-known in the circus performance community and is continuing to grow in popularity. This form of acrobatics is highly challenging in addition to being rewarding at the same time, and is commonly seen in the world famous Cirque du Soleil. Aerialists will spend time throughout each Term to put together their own performance pieces. Under the direction of KADC’s staff, you will have the opportunity to learn how to put choreography together, receive advice on music selections and adequate practice time in preparation for your In-Studio performance. Students are permitted to invite guests to view the final class of the Term in our studio while each participant presents their own piece in front of a small audience. Photos and Videos are permitted. Types of Aerial Apparatus offered at KADC: **Silks/Tissue **Hoop – Single Point **Hoop – Double Point **Cube **Trapeze **Hammock Silks Dress Code Participants are asked to wear tight, fitted clothing covering as much skin as possible. KADC recommends tight, fitted long sleeved shirts, leggings, tights etc. Bare Feet. Hair should be neatly tied up in a ponytail or a Ballet Bun.
Ages 10-18
Sunday
12:00 PM to 1:00 PM
Jan 29 to Jun 24

LS: Session 3 (2017-2018)

Location Name Class Days
Studio A
Little Steps 1 (ND)
KADC’s Little Steps dance program is designed for small children and toddlers to explore different types of dance and develop both large and fine motor skills. With a focus on basic dance techniques, these classes provide your child with an energetic introduction to a variety of dance styles. KADC includes dance styles like Ballet, Acrobatics, Jazz, Hip Hop and Creative Movement within the Little Steps Program. Classes also include instruction on musicality, team-building skills, co-operation and dexterity. By being introduced to a variety of dance disciplines early, these tiny dancers can make a more informed decision as they enter into the separated and focussed dance classes in the future. KADC will give these young dancers the opportunity to try and choose which styles of dance they would like to pursue once they are 5 years and older. Each session includes an Open House, where parents are invited to view the final class of the session in our studio to watch the progression of their child. Additionally, Session 4 participants have the opportunity to perform a choreographed dance at our year-end show, demonstrating what they have learned so far on a professional theater stage in front of family and friends. Beginners are welcome. Pre-School Dancers must meet the following requirements: - Must be 3 years old before the first class - Must be potty trained - Dancers must have experience in at least one previous session to enter Session 4 (in April). - Session 4 Registrants must participate in the Year-End Recital Dress Code Tight, fitted clothing such as tank tops, t-shirts, shorts or leggings. Bare Feet. Pony Tail or Ballet Bun for girls
Ages 3-5
Saturday
10:00 AM to 10:45 AM
Sep 9 to Nov 25
Studio A
Little Steps 2 (ND)
KADC’s Little Steps dance program is designed for small children and toddlers to explore different types of dance and develop both large and fine motor skills. With a focus on basic dance techniques, these classes provide your child with an energetic introduction to a variety of dance styles. KADC includes dance styles like Ballet, Acrobatics, Jazz, Hip Hop and Creative Movement within the Little Steps Program. Classes also include instruction on musicality, team-building skills, co-operation and dexterity. By being introduced to a variety of dance disciplines early, these tiny dancers can make a more informed decision as they enter into the separated and focussed dance classes in the future. KADC will give these young dancers the opportunity to try and choose which styles of dance they would like to pursue once they are 5 years and older. Each session includes an Open House, where parents are invited to view the final class of the session in our studio to watch the progression of their child. Additionally, Session 4 participants have the opportunity to perform a choreographed dance at our year-end show, demonstrating what they have learned so far on a professional theater stage in front of family and friends. Beginners are welcome. Pre-School Dancers must meet the following requirements: - Must be 3 years old before the first class - Must be potty trained - Dancers must have experience in at least one previous session to enter Session 4 (in April). - Session 4 Registrants must participate in the Year-End Recital Dress Code Tight, fitted clothing such as tank tops, t-shirts, shorts or leggings. Bare Feet. Pony Tail or Ballet Bun for girls
Ages 3-5
Saturday
11:00 AM to 11:45 AM
Sep 9 to Nov 25
Studio C
Little Steps 1 (OT)
KADC’s Little Steps dance program is designed for small children and toddlers to explore different types of dance and develop both large and fine motor skills. With a focus on basic dance techniques, these classes provide your child with an energetic introduction to a variety of dance styles. KADC includes dance styles like Ballet, Acrobatics, Jazz, Hip Hop and Creative Movement within the Little Steps Program. Classes also include instruction on musicality, team-building skills, co-operation and dexterity. By being introduced to a variety of dance disciplines early, these tiny dancers can make a more informed decision as they enter into the separated and focussed dance classes in the future. KADC will give these young dancers the opportunity to try and choose which styles of dance they would like to pursue once they are 5 years and older. Each session includes an Open House, where parents are invited to view the final class of the session in our studio to watch the progression of their child. Additionally, Session 4 participants have the opportunity to perform a choreographed dance at our year-end show, demonstrating what they have learned so far on a professional theater stage in front of family and friends. Beginners are welcome. Pre-School Dancers must meet the following requirements: - Must be 3 years old before the first class - Must be potty trained - Dancers must have experience in at least one previous session to enter Session 4 (in April). - Session 4 Registrants must participate in the Year-End Recital Dress Code Tight, fitted clothing such as tank tops, t-shirts, shorts or leggings. Bare Feet. Pony Tail or Ballet Bun for girls
Ages 3-4
Saturday
9:15 AM to 10:00 AM
Sep 9 to Nov 25
Studio C
Little Steps 2 (OT)
KADC’s Little Steps dance program is designed for small children and toddlers to explore different types of dance and develop both large and fine motor skills. With a focus on basic dance techniques, these classes provide your child with an energetic introduction to a variety of dance styles. KADC includes dance styles like Ballet, Acrobatics, Jazz, Hip Hop and Creative Movement within the Little Steps Program. Classes also include instruction on musicality, team-building skills, co-operation and dexterity. By being introduced to a variety of dance disciplines early, these tiny dancers can make a more informed decision as they enter into the separated and focussed dance classes in the future. KADC will give these young dancers the opportunity to try and choose which styles of dance they would like to pursue once they are 5 years and older. Each session includes an Open House, where parents are invited to view the final class of the session in our studio to watch the progression of their child. Additionally, Session 4 participants have the opportunity to perform a choreographed dance at our year-end show, demonstrating what they have learned so far on a professional theater stage in front of family and friends. Beginners are welcome. Pre-School Dancers must meet the following requirements: - Must be 3 years old before the first class - Must be potty trained - Dancers must have experience in at least one previous session to enter Session 4 (in April). - Session 4 Registrants must participate in the Year-End Recital Dress Code Tight, fitted clothing such as tank tops, t-shirts, shorts or leggings. Bare Feet. Pony Tail or Ballet Bun for girls
Ages 3-4
Saturday
10:10 AM to 10:55 AM
Sep 9 to Nov 25
Studio C
Little Steps 3 (OT)
KADC’s Little Steps dance program is designed for small children and toddlers to explore different types of dance and develop both large and fine motor skills. With a focus on basic dance techniques, these classes provide your child with an energetic introduction to a variety of dance styles. KADC includes dance styles like Ballet, Acrobatics, Jazz, Hip Hop and Creative Movement within the Little Steps Program. Classes also include instruction on musicality, team-building skills, co-operation and dexterity. By being introduced to a variety of dance disciplines early, these tiny dancers can make a more informed decision as they enter into the separated and focussed dance classes in the future. KADC will give these young dancers the opportunity to try and choose which styles of dance they would like to pursue once they are 5 years and older. Each session includes an Open House, where parents are invited to view the final class of the session in our studio to watch the progression of their child. Additionally, Session 4 participants have the opportunity to perform a choreographed dance at our year-end show, demonstrating what they have learned so far on a professional theater stage in front of family and friends. Beginners are welcome. Pre-School Dancers must meet the following requirements: - Must be 3 years old before the first class - Must be potty trained - Dancers must have experience in at least one previous session to enter Session 4 (in April). - Session 4 Registrants must participate in the Year-End Recital Dress Code Tight, fitted clothing such as tank tops, t-shirts, shorts or leggings. Bare Feet. Pony Tail or Ballet Bun for girls
Ages 3-4
Saturday
11:05 AM to 11:50 AM
Sep 9 to Nov 25

Term 2 North Dundas (2017-2018)

Location Name Class Days
Studio B
Acro 3
Acrobatic Dance and Circus Style Acrobatics are a unique twist on the usual styles of dance. Acrobatic Dance, as both an athletic sport and a performing art, offers a dazzling array of unique skills and personalities to the audience. The most visible display of Acrobatics can currently be seen in the world famous Cirque du Soleil. Our recreational programs are a perfect spot for students to learn the fundamentals of Acrobatic Dance. Students work on their flexibility and strength before attempting their tricks with experienced, qualified spotters and instructors. Basic tricks such as Splits, Backbends, Rolls and Cartwheels are introduced immediately after obtaining the proper strength for support. Participants also learn the basic fundamentals of multiple acrobatic balances such as Head, Chest, Elbow and Hand Balances. Front and Back Walkovers are introduced once the participants obtain the Backbend and Recovery consistently which then prepares them for more advanced skills while applying new and interesting variations to the basics. Students will study exam preparation work in Term 1 and move into preparation for our recital performance throughout Term 2. Dress Code Girls: Black Sleeveless Body Suit & Black Convertible Tights or Black Tank Top or Sports Bra & Black Leggings or Shorts, Bare Feet. Ponytail or Bun. Boys: Black T-Shirt, Black Shorts, Bare Feet
Ages 13-16
Monday
5:30 PM to 6:15 PM
Jan 29 to Jun 24
Studio A
Jazz 2
Jazz dance technique was designed to rebel against traditional ballet. Jazz dance is energetic and fun, showcasing exaggerated movements, fancy footwork, big leaps and fast turns with an attitude that the dancer conveys to the audience. This style of dance is faster than ballet, which most students find more enjoyable and easier to follow. However to excel in jazz, dancers need a strong background in ballet. KaliAndrews Dance Company offers Jazz dance classes for all ages. Beginners and experienced dancers are welcome. Students will study exam preparation work in Term 1 and move into preparation for our recital performance throughout Term 2. Dress Code Girls: Black Sleeveless Body Suit & Black Convertible Tights or Black Tank Top or Sports Bra & Black Shorts or Leggings, Black Slip on Jazz Shoes. Ponytail or Bun. Boys: Black T-Shirt, Black Shorts or Leggings, Black Slip on Jazz Shoes
Ages 9-12
Monday
5:30 PM to 6:15 PM
Jan 29 to Jun 24
Studio B
Acro 2
Acrobatic Dance and Circus Style Acrobatics are a unique twist on the usual styles of dance. Acrobatic Dance, as both an athletic sport and a performing art, offers a dazzling array of unique skills and personalities to the audience. The most visible display of Acrobatics can currently be seen in the world famous Cirque du Soleil. Our recreational programs are a perfect spot for students to learn the fundamentals of Acrobatic Dance. Students work on their flexibility and strength before attempting their tricks with experienced, qualified spotters and instructors. Basic tricks such as Splits, Backbends, Rolls and Cartwheels are introduced immediately after obtaining the proper strength for support. Participants also learn the basic fundamentals of multiple acrobatic balances such as Head, Chest, Elbow and Hand Balances. Front and Back Walkovers are introduced once the participants obtain the Backbend and Recovery consistently which then prepares them for more advanced skills while applying new and interesting variations to the basics. Students will study exam preparation work in Term 1 and move into preparation for our recital performance throughout Term 2. Dress Code Girls: Black Sleeveless Body Suit & Black Convertible Tights or Black Tank Top or Sports Bra & Black Leggings or Shorts, Bare Feet. Ponytail or Bun. Boys: Black T-Shirt, Black Shorts, Bare Feet
Ages 9-12
Monday
6:15 PM to 7:00 PM
Jan 29 to Jun 24
Studio B
Ballet 3
Ballet dance classes focus on the principles and steps on which almost all dance styles were founded. With a solid ballet foundation, dancers can transfer their skills into other dance forms to enhance their versatility. While all styles of dance tend to compliment one another, Ballet technique is the foundation for many other dance styles and is a highly recommended addition to any dancers course load. Students will study exam preparation work in Term 1 and move into preparation for our recital performance throughout Term 2. Dress Code Girls: Black Sleeveless Body Suit & Pink Convertible Tights, Pink Ballet Slippers. Ballet Bun Boys: White T-Shirt, Black Slim Fitting Shorts or Leggings, Black Ballet Slippers.
Ages 13-16
Monday
6:15 PM to 7:00 PM
Jan 29 to Jun 24
Studio B
Ballet 2
Ballet dance classes focus on the principles and steps on which almost all dance styles were founded. With a solid ballet foundation, dancers can transfer their skills into other dance forms to enhance their versatility. While all styles of dance tend to compliment one another, Ballet technique is the foundation for many other dance styles and is a highly recommended addition to any dancers course load. Students will study exam preparation work in Term 1 and move into preparation for our recital performance throughout Term 2. Dress Code Girls: Black Sleeveless Body Suit & Pink Convertible Tights, Pink Ballet Slippers. Ballet Bun Boys: White T-Shirt, Black Slim Fitting Shorts or Leggings, Black Ballet Slippers.
Ages 9-12
Monday
7:00 PM to 7:45 PM
Jan 29 to Jun 24
Studio A
Jazz 3
Jazz dance technique was designed to rebel against traditional ballet. Jazz dance is energetic and fun, showcasing exaggerated movements, fancy footwork, big leaps and fast turns with an attitude that the dancer conveys to the audience. This style of dance is faster than ballet, which most students find more enjoyable and easier to follow. However to excel in jazz, dancers need a strong background in ballet. KaliAndrews Dance Company offers Jazz dance classes for all ages. Beginners and experienced dancers are welcome. Students will study exam preparation work in Term 1 and move into preparation for our recital performance throughout Term 2. Dress Code Girls: Black Sleeveless Body Suit & Black Convertible Tights or Black Tank Top or Sports Bra & Black Shorts or Leggings, Black Slip on Jazz Shoes. Ponytail or Bun. Boys: Black T-Shirt, Black Shorts or Leggings, Black Slip on Jazz Shoes
Ages 13-16
Monday
7:00 PM to 7:45 PM
Jan 29 to Jun 24
Studio B
Aerial Acrobatics 1
Course Prerequisites: - Must be comfortable hanging upside down - Can do one full chin-up without assistance - Can do one full push up from toes - Can touch toes standing (pike position) without bending knees - Understands that this course is both physically and mentally challenging - Can comprehend and follow instructions well Note: An additional Acrobatic or Limbering class is recommended alongside Aerial Acrobatics courses. KaliAndrews Dance Company provides the opportunity for participants to explore their artistic acrobatic skills in the air! Offering multiple choices of Aerial Apparatus’ for our students to discover, explore, grow and challenge themselves within each lesson. Aerial acrobatics has become well-known in the circus performance community and is continuing to grow in popularity. This form of acrobatics is highly challenging in addition to being rewarding at the same time, and is commonly seen in the world famous Cirque du Soleil. Aerialists will spend time throughout each Term to put together their own performance pieces. Under the direction of KADC’s staff, you will have the opportunity to learn how to put choreography together, receive advice on music selections and adequate practice time in preparation for your In-Studio performance. Students are permitted to invite guests to view the final class of the Term in our studio while each participant presents their own piece in front of a small audience. Photos and Videos are permitted. Types of Aerial Apparatus offered at KADC: **Silks/Tissue **Hoop – Single Point **Hoop – Double Point **Cube **Trapeze **Hammock Silks Dress Code Participants are asked to wear tight, fitted clothing covering as much skin as possible. KADC recommends tight, fitted long sleeved shirts, leggings, tights etc. Bare Feet. Hair should be neatly tied up in a ponytail or a Ballet Bun.
Ages 10-60
Monday
7:45 PM to 8:45 PM
Jan 29 to Jun 24
Gym
Stunting & Tumbling
Registrants must meet the following criteria: - Minimum 1 year of acrobatic experience - Front Walkover - Back Walkover - Cartwheel – Left & Right - Can hold a Handstand at the wall for 30 seconds Stunting & Tumbling classes combine strength, power, agility and coordination that can captivate audiences and bring them to the edge of their seats. Registrants must meet the following criteria: - Minimum 1 year of acrobatic experience - Front Walkover - Back Walkover - Cartwheel – Left & Right - Can hold a Handstand at the wall for 30 seconds Stunting & Tumbling classes combine strength, power, agility and coordination that can captivate audiences and bring them to the edge of their seats. This class focuses on stunting & tumbling techniques that build on tricks taken from our acro classes which advances them into powerful tricks! Students can enjoy a safe training facility as they practice techniques and drills using safety equipment and then move to mastering movements alone. Dress Code Girls: Black Sleeveless Body Suit & Black Convertible Tights or Black Tank Top or Sports Bra & Black Leggings or Shorts, Bare Feet. Ponytail or Bun. Boys: Black T-Shirt, Black Shorts, Bare Feet
Ages 10-18
Monday
7:45 PM to 8:30 PM
Jan 29 to Jun 24
Studio B
Aerial Acrobatics 2
Course Prerequisites: - Must be comfortable hanging upside down - Can do one full chin-up without assistance - Can do one full push up from toes - Can touch toes standing (pike position) without bending knees - Understands that this course is both physically and mentally challenging - Can comprehend and follow instructions well Note: An additional Acrobatic or Limbering class is recommended alongside Aerial Acrobatics courses. KaliAndrews Dance Company provides the opportunity for participants to explore their artistic acrobatic skills in the air! Offering multiple choices of Aerial Apparatus’ for our students to discover, explore, grow and challenge themselves within each lesson. Aerial acrobatics has become well-known in the circus performance community and is continuing to grow in popularity. This form of acrobatics is highly challenging in addition to being rewarding at the same time, and is commonly seen in the world famous Cirque du Soleil. Aerialists will spend time throughout each Term to put together their own performance pieces. Under the direction of KADC’s staff, you will have the opportunity to learn how to put choreography together, receive advice on music selections and adequate practice time in preparation for your In-Studio performance. Students are permitted to invite guests to view the final class of the Term in our studio while each participant presents their own piece in front of a small audience. Photos and Videos are permitted. Types of Aerial Apparatus offered at KADC: **Silks/Tissue **Hoop – Single Point **Hoop – Double Point **Cube **Trapeze **Hammock Silks Dress Code Participants are asked to wear tight, fitted clothing covering as much skin as possible. KADC recommends tight, fitted long sleeved shirts, leggings, tights etc. Bare Feet. Hair should be neatly tied up in a ponytail or a Ballet Bun.
Ages 10-60
Monday
8:45 PM to 9:45 PM
Jan 29 to Jun 24
Studio B
Hip Hop 1
KaliAndrews Dance Company is quickly emerging as one of the most exciting Hip Hop dance schools in the city. Our competitive dancers have risen to the top at both regional and national competitions, winning Top Hip Hop Scores in 2016 in addition to several other Choreography and Special Awards throughout the past competitive seasons. Recreational Hip Hop dance at KaliAndrews Dance Company centers around freestyle classes, which focus on hip hop movements such as popping, locking, breaking, house and old school to today’s popular pop and hip hop music. Great music and fresh choreography set our hip hop program apart! Dress Code Girls & Boys: Lose clothing such as T-Shirts, Tank Tops, Sweat and Track Pants are acceptable. Indoor shoes only please. Ponytail.
Ages 6-8
Tuesday
5:30 PM to 6:15 PM
Jan 29 to Jun 24
Studio A
Tap 2
Tap Dance classes at KADC focus on fundamental tap technique to enhance rhythm and motor skills. Students are introduced to tap through the BATD syllabus and progress to open work at the advanced levels. Tap Dance is an exciting form of dance in which dancers wear special shoes equipped with metal taps. Tap dancers use their feet like drums to create rhythmic patterns and timely beats. The term “tap dancing” is derived from the tapping sound produced when the small metal plates on the dancer’s shoes touch a hard floor or surface. Dress Code Girls: Black Sleeveless Body Suit & Black Convertible Tights or Black Tank Top or Sports Bra & Black Shorts or Leggings, Black Tap Shoes. Ponytail or Bun. Boys: Black T-Shirt, Black Shorts or Leggings, Black Tap Shoes
Ages 9-12
Tuesday
5:30 PM to 6:15 PM
Jan 29 to Jun 24
Studio A
Tap 1
Tap Dance classes at KADC focus on fundamental tap technique to enhance rhythm and motor skills. Students are introduced to tap through the BATD syllabus and progress to open work at the advanced levels. Tap Dance is an exciting form of dance in which dancers wear special shoes equipped with metal taps. Tap dancers use their feet like drums to create rhythmic patterns and timely beats. The term “tap dancing” is derived from the tapping sound produced when the small metal plates on the dancer’s shoes touch a hard floor or surface. Dress Code Girls: Black Sleeveless Body Suit & Black Convertible Tights or Black Tank Top or Sports Bra & Black Shorts or Leggings, Black Tap Shoes. Ponytail or Bun. Boys: Black T-Shirt, Black Shorts or Leggings, Black Tap Shoes
Ages 6-8
Tuesday
6:15 PM to 7:00 PM
Jan 29 to Jun 24
Studio A
Contemporary 2
Contemporary Dance is a fusion of modern, jazz and ballet techniques. In terms of the focus of its technique, contemporary dance tends to combine the strong and controlled legwork of ballet with modern dance's stress on the torso, and also employs contract-release, floor work, fall and recovery, and improvisation characteristic of modern dance. This type of dance challenges choreographers and dancers to use motion as an artistic form of expression. KaliAndrews Dance Company offers Contemporary Dance for ages 8 and up and beginners are welcome! KADC is one of the top schools in Ottawa for Contemporary, winning multiple Choreography, Costume and Overall awards across several regional and national competitions. Dress Code Girls: Black Sleeveless Body Suit & Black Convertible Tights or Black Tank Top or Sports Bra & Black Leggings or Shorts, Bare Feet, Sun Tan Foot Paws or Socks. Ponytail or Bun. Boys: Black T-Shirt, Black Shorts or Leggings, Bare Feet, Sun Tan Foot Paws or Socks.
Ages 9-12
Tuesday
6:15 PM to 7:00 PM
Jan 29 to Jun 24
Studio A
Contemporary 3
Contemporary Dance is a fusion of modern, jazz and ballet techniques. In terms of the focus of its technique, contemporary dance tends to combine the strong and controlled legwork of ballet with modern dance's stress on the torso, and also employs contract-release, floor work, fall and recovery, and improvisation characteristic of modern dance. This type of dance challenges choreographers and dancers to use motion as an artistic form of expression. KaliAndrews Dance Company offers Contemporary Dance for ages 8 and up and beginners are welcome! KADC is one of the top schools in Ottawa for Contemporary, winning multiple Choreography, Costume and Overall awards across several regional and national competitions. Dress Code Girls: Black Sleeveless Body Suit & Black Convertible Tights or Black Tank Top or Sports Bra & Black Leggings or Shorts, Bare Feet, Sun Tan Foot Paws or Socks. Ponytail or Bun. Boys: Black T-Shirt, Black Shorts or Leggings, Bare Feet, Sun Tan Foot Paws or Socks.
Ages 13-16
Tuesday
7:00 PM to 7:45 PM
Jan 29 to Jun 24
Studio B
Hip Hop 2
KaliAndrews Dance Company is quickly emerging as one of the most exciting Hip Hop dance schools in the city. Our competitive dancers have risen to the top at both regional and national competitions, winning Top Hip Hop Scores in 2016 in addition to several other Choreography and Special Awards throughout the past competitive seasons. Recreational Hip Hop dance at KaliAndrews Dance Company centers around freestyle classes, which focus on hip hop movements such as popping, locking, breaking, house and old school to today’s popular pop and hip hop music. Great music and fresh choreography set our hip hop program apart! Dress Code Girls & Boys: Lose clothing such as T-Shirts, Tank Tops, Sweat and Track Pants are acceptable. Indoor shoes only please. Ponytail.
Ages 9-12
Tuesday
7:00 PM to 7:45 PM
Jan 29 to Jun 24
Studio A
Tap 3
Tap Dance classes at KADC focus on fundamental tap technique to enhance rhythm and motor skills. Students are introduced to tap through the BATD syllabus and progress to open work at the advanced levels. Tap Dance is an exciting form of dance in which dancers wear special shoes equipped with metal taps. Tap dancers use their feet like drums to create rhythmic patterns and timely beats. The term “tap dancing” is derived from the tapping sound produced when the small metal plates on the dancer’s shoes touch a hard floor or surface. Dress Code Girls: Black Sleeveless Body Suit & Black Convertible Tights or Black Tank Top or Sports Bra & Black Shorts or Leggings, Black Tap Shoes. Ponytail or Bun. Boys: Black T-Shirt, Black Shorts or Leggings, Black Tap Shoes
Ages 13-16
Tuesday
7:45 PM to 8:30 PM
Jan 29 to Jun 24
Studio A
Hip Hop 3
KaliAndrews Dance Company is quickly emerging as one of the most exciting Hip Hop dance schools in the city. Our competitive dancers have risen to the top at both regional and national competitions, winning Top Hip Hop Scores in 2016 in addition to several other Choreography and Special Awards throughout the past competitive seasons. Recreational Hip Hop dance at KaliAndrews Dance Company centers around freestyle classes, which focus on hip hop movements such as popping, locking, breaking, house and old school to today’s popular pop and hip hop music. Great music and fresh choreography set our hip hop program apart! Dress Code Girls & Boys: Lose clothing such as T-Shirts, Tank Tops, Sweat and Track Pants are acceptable. Indoor shoes only please. Ponytail.
Ages 13-16
Tuesday
8:30 PM to 9:15 PM
Jan 29 to Jun 24
Studio B
Musical Theatre 2
Musical Theatre is a combination of dialogue, acting, dancing and singing. There is an increasing need for individuals trained in these areas. This class allows for students to become well rounded in their dance training by learning adjunct skills to improve their overall performance and style. Musical Theatre will focus on classical jazz technique, facial expression, and showmanship, with an introduction to voice coaching. Dress Code Girls: Black Sleeveless Body Suit & Black Convertible Tights or Black Tank Top or Sports Bra & Black Shorts or Leggings, Black Slip on Jazz Shoes. Ponytail or Bun. Boys: Black T-Shirt, Black Shorts or Leggings, Black Slip on Jazz Shoes
Ages 9-12
Wednesday
5:30 PM to 6:30 PM
Jan 29 to Jun 24
Studio B
Musical Theatre 3
Musical Theatre is a combination of dialogue, acting, dancing and singing. There is an increasing need for individuals trained in these areas. This class allows for students to become well rounded in their dance training by learning adjunct skills to improve their overall performance and style. Musical Theatre will focus on classical jazz technique, facial expression, and showmanship, with an introduction to voice coaching. Dress Code Girls: Black Sleeveless Body Suit & Black Convertible Tights or Black Tank Top or Sports Bra & Black Shorts or Leggings, Black Slip on Jazz Shoes. Ponytail or Bun. Boys: Black T-Shirt, Black Shorts or Leggings, Black Slip on Jazz Shoes
Ages 13-16
Wednesday
6:30 PM to 7:30 PM
Jan 29 to Jun 24
Studio B
Jazz 1
Jazz dance technique was designed to rebel against traditional ballet. Jazz dance is energetic and fun, showcasing exaggerated movements, fancy footwork, big leaps and fast turns with an attitude that the dancer conveys to the audience. This style of dance is faster than ballet, which most students find more enjoyable and easier to follow. However to excel in jazz, dancers need a strong background in ballet. KaliAndrews Dance Company offers Jazz dance classes for all ages. Beginners and experienced dancers are welcome. Students will study exam preparation work in Term 1 and move into preparation for our recital performance throughout Term 2. Dress Code Girls: Black Sleeveless Body Suit & Black Convertible Tights or Black Tank Top or Sports Bra & Black Shorts or Leggings, Black Slip on Jazz Shoes. Ponytail or Bun. Boys: Black T-Shirt, Black Shorts or Leggings, Black Slip on Jazz Shoes
Ages 6-8
Saturday
10:15 AM to 11:00 AM
Jan 29 to Jun 24
Studio B
Ballet 1
Ballet dance classes focus on the principles and steps on which almost all dance styles were founded. With a solid ballet foundation, dancers can transfer their skills into other dance forms to enhance their versatility. While all styles of dance tend to compliment one another, Ballet technique is the foundation for many other dance styles and is a highly recommended addition to any dancers course load. Students will study exam preparation work in Term 1 and move into preparation for our recital performance throughout Term 2. Dress Code Girls: Black Sleeveless Body Suit & Pink Convertible Tights, Pink Ballet Slippers. Ballet Bun Boys: White T-Shirt, Black Slim Fitting Shorts or Leggings, Black Ballet Slippers.
Ages 6-8
Saturday
11:00 AM to 11:45 AM
Jan 29 to Jun 24
Studio B
Acro 1
Acrobatic Dance and Circus Style Acrobatics are a unique twist on the usual styles of dance. Acrobatic Dance, as both an athletic sport and a performing art, offers a dazzling array of unique skills and personalities to the audience. The most visible display of Acrobatics can currently be seen in the world famous Cirque du Soleil. Our recreational programs are a perfect spot for students to learn the fundamentals of Acrobatic Dance. Students work on their flexibility and strength before attempting their tricks with experienced, qualified spotters and instructors. Basic tricks such as Splits, Backbends, Rolls and Cartwheels are introduced immediately after obtaining the proper strength for support. Participants also learn the basic fundamentals of multiple acrobatic balances such as Head, Chest, Elbow and Hand Balances. Front and Back Walkovers are introduced once the participants obtain the Backbend and Recovery consistently which then prepares them for more advanced skills while applying new and interesting variations to the basics. Students will study exam preparation work in Term 1 and move into preparation for our recital performance throughout Term 2. Dress Code Girls: Black Sleeveless Body Suit & Black Convertible Tights or Black Tank Top or Sports Bra & Black Leggings or Shorts, Bare Feet. Ponytail or Bun. Boys: Black T-Shirt, Black Shorts, Bare Feet
Ages 6-8
Saturday
11:45 AM to 12:30 PM
Jan 29 to Jun 24
Studio B
Ballet-Pointe
Our Ballet-Pointe class includes beginner to advanced pointe techniques focusing on building the fundamentals and strength of pointe at the barre and progressing into the centre with more challenging steps. Students not yet on pointe would require an assessment prior to beginning the class. Dancers with previous pointe experience are permitted to sign up without an assessment. Dress Code Girls: Black Sleeveless Body Suit & Pink Convertible Tights, Pink Ballet Pointe Shoes. Ballet Bun
Ages 13-18
Saturday
12:00 PM to 1:00 PM
Jan 29 to Jun 24
Studio B
Jumps & Turns 2
Jumps & Turns classes are designed to enhance jazz techniques with a primary focus on mastering jumping and turning elements without choreography. Dancers will build muscle memory and fine tune their skills for easy execution with these skills. This is not a performance based class, therefore the participants have the opportunity to continue their training for the full duration of each term. Dress Code Girls: Black Sleeveless Body Suit & Black Convertible Tights or Black Tank Top or Sports Bra & Black Shorts or Leggings, Black Slip on Jazz Shoes. Ponytail or Bun. Boys: Black T-Shirt, Black Shorts or Leggings, Black Slip on Jazz Shoes
Ages 13-16
Saturday
2:00 PM to 2:45 PM
Jan 29 to Jun 24
Studio B
Technique 1
Technique classes are designed to enhance dance techniques with a primary focus on mastering and fully comprehending technical dance elements without choreography. Dancers will build muscle memory and fine tune their skills for easy execution with technical skills. This is not a performance based class; therefore, the participants have the opportunity to continue their training for the full duration of each term. Dress Code Girls: Black Sleeveless Body Suit & Pink Convertible Tights, Pink Ballet Slippers. Ballet Bun Boys: White T-Shirt, Black Slim Fitting Shorts or Leggings, Black Ballet Slippers.
Ages 9-12
Saturday
2:00 PM to 2:45 PM
Jan 29 to Jun 24
Studio A
Jumps & Turns 1
Jumps & Turns classes are designed to enhance jazz techniques with a primary focus on mastering jumping and turning elements without choreography. Dancers will build muscle memory and fine tune their skills for easy execution with these skills. This is not a performance based class, therefore the participants have the opportunity to continue their training for the full duration of each term. Dress Code Girls: Black Sleeveless Body Suit & Black Convertible Tights or Black Tank Top or Sports Bra & Black Shorts or Leggings, Black Slip on Jazz Shoes. Ponytail or Bun. Boys: Black T-Shirt, Black Shorts or Leggings, Black Slip on Jazz Shoes
Ages 9-12
Saturday
2:45 PM to 3:30 PM
Jan 29 to Jun 24
Studio A
Technique 2
Technique classes are designed to enhance dance techniques with a primary focus on mastering and fully comprehending technical dance elements without choreography. Dancers will build muscle memory and fine tune their skills for easy execution with technical skills. This is not a performance based class; therefore, the participants have the opportunity to continue their training for the full duration of each term. Dress Code Girls: Black Sleeveless Body Suit & Pink Convertible Tights, Pink Ballet Slippers. Ballet Bun Boys: White T-Shirt, Black Slim Fitting Shorts or Leggings, Black Ballet Slippers.
Ages 13-16
Saturday
2:45 PM to 3:30 PM
Jan 29 to Jun 24

LS: Session 4 (2017-2018)

Location Name Class Days
Studio A
Little Steps 1 (ND)
KADC’s Little Steps dance program is designed for small children and toddlers to explore different types of dance and develop both large and fine motor skills. With a focus on basic dance techniques, these classes provide your child with an energetic introduction to a variety of dance styles. KADC includes dance styles like Ballet, Acrobatics, Jazz, Hip Hop and Creative Movement within the Little Steps Program. Classes also include instruction on musicality, team-building skills, co-operation and dexterity. By being introduced to a variety of dance disciplines early, these tiny dancers can make a more informed decision as they enter into the separated and focussed dance classes in the future. KADC will give these young dancers the opportunity to try and choose which styles of dance they would like to pursue once they are 5 years and older. Each session includes an Open House, where parents are invited to view the final class of the session in our studio to watch the progression of their child. Additionally, Session 4 participants have the opportunity to perform a choreographed dance at our year-end show, demonstrating what they have learned so far on a professional theater stage in front of family and friends. Beginners are welcome. Pre-School Dancers must meet the following requirements: - Must be 3 years old before the first class - Must be potty trained - Dancers must have experience in at least one previous session to enter Session 4 (in April). - Session 4 Registrants must participate in the Year-End Recital Dress Code Tight, fitted clothing such as tank tops, t-shirts, shorts or leggings. Bare Feet. Pony Tail or Ballet Bun for girls
Ages 3-5
Saturday
10:00 AM to 10:45 AM
Sep 9 to Nov 25
Studio A
Little Steps 2 (ND)
KADC’s Little Steps dance program is designed for small children and toddlers to explore different types of dance and develop both large and fine motor skills. With a focus on basic dance techniques, these classes provide your child with an energetic introduction to a variety of dance styles. KADC includes dance styles like Ballet, Acrobatics, Jazz, Hip Hop and Creative Movement within the Little Steps Program. Classes also include instruction on musicality, team-building skills, co-operation and dexterity. By being introduced to a variety of dance disciplines early, these tiny dancers can make a more informed decision as they enter into the separated and focussed dance classes in the future. KADC will give these young dancers the opportunity to try and choose which styles of dance they would like to pursue once they are 5 years and older. Each session includes an Open House, where parents are invited to view the final class of the session in our studio to watch the progression of their child. Additionally, Session 4 participants have the opportunity to perform a choreographed dance at our year-end show, demonstrating what they have learned so far on a professional theater stage in front of family and friends. Beginners are welcome. Pre-School Dancers must meet the following requirements: - Must be 3 years old before the first class - Must be potty trained - Dancers must have experience in at least one previous session to enter Session 4 (in April). - Session 4 Registrants must participate in the Year-End Recital Dress Code Tight, fitted clothing such as tank tops, t-shirts, shorts or leggings. Bare Feet. Pony Tail or Ballet Bun for girls
Ages 3-5
Saturday
11:00 AM to 11:45 AM
Sep 9 to Nov 25
Studio C
Little Steps 1 (OT)
KADC’s Little Steps dance program is designed for small children and toddlers to explore different types of dance and develop both large and fine motor skills. With a focus on basic dance techniques, these classes provide your child with an energetic introduction to a variety of dance styles. KADC includes dance styles like Ballet, Acrobatics, Jazz, Hip Hop and Creative Movement within the Little Steps Program. Classes also include instruction on musicality, team-building skills, co-operation and dexterity. By being introduced to a variety of dance disciplines early, these tiny dancers can make a more informed decision as they enter into the separated and focussed dance classes in the future. KADC will give these young dancers the opportunity to try and choose which styles of dance they would like to pursue once they are 5 years and older. Each session includes an Open House, where parents are invited to view the final class of the session in our studio to watch the progression of their child. Additionally, Session 4 participants have the opportunity to perform a choreographed dance at our year-end show, demonstrating what they have learned so far on a professional theater stage in front of family and friends. Beginners are welcome. Pre-School Dancers must meet the following requirements: - Must be 3 years old before the first class - Must be potty trained - Dancers must have experience in at least one previous session to enter Session 4 (in April). - Session 4 Registrants must participate in the Year-End Recital Dress Code Tight, fitted clothing such as tank tops, t-shirts, shorts or leggings. Bare Feet. Pony Tail or Ballet Bun for girls
Ages 3-4
Saturday
9:15 AM to 10:00 AM
Sep 9 to Nov 25
Studio C
Little Steps 2 (OT)
KADC’s Little Steps dance program is designed for small children and toddlers to explore different types of dance and develop both large and fine motor skills. With a focus on basic dance techniques, these classes provide your child with an energetic introduction to a variety of dance styles. KADC includes dance styles like Ballet, Acrobatics, Jazz, Hip Hop and Creative Movement within the Little Steps Program. Classes also include instruction on musicality, team-building skills, co-operation and dexterity. By being introduced to a variety of dance disciplines early, these tiny dancers can make a more informed decision as they enter into the separated and focussed dance classes in the future. KADC will give these young dancers the opportunity to try and choose which styles of dance they would like to pursue once they are 5 years and older. Each session includes an Open House, where parents are invited to view the final class of the session in our studio to watch the progression of their child. Additionally, Session 4 participants have the opportunity to perform a choreographed dance at our year-end show, demonstrating what they have learned so far on a professional theater stage in front of family and friends. Beginners are welcome. Pre-School Dancers must meet the following requirements: - Must be 3 years old before the first class - Must be potty trained - Dancers must have experience in at least one previous session to enter Session 4 (in April). - Session 4 Registrants must participate in the Year-End Recital Dress Code Tight, fitted clothing such as tank tops, t-shirts, shorts or leggings. Bare Feet. Pony Tail or Ballet Bun for girls
Ages 3-4
Saturday
10:10 AM to 10:55 AM
Sep 9 to Nov 25
Studio C
Little Steps 3 (OT)
KADC’s Little Steps dance program is designed for small children and toddlers to explore different types of dance and develop both large and fine motor skills. With a focus on basic dance techniques, these classes provide your child with an energetic introduction to a variety of dance styles. KADC includes dance styles like Ballet, Acrobatics, Jazz, Hip Hop and Creative Movement within the Little Steps Program. Classes also include instruction on musicality, team-building skills, co-operation and dexterity. By being introduced to a variety of dance disciplines early, these tiny dancers can make a more informed decision as they enter into the separated and focussed dance classes in the future. KADC will give these young dancers the opportunity to try and choose which styles of dance they would like to pursue once they are 5 years and older. Each session includes an Open House, where parents are invited to view the final class of the session in our studio to watch the progression of their child. Additionally, Session 4 participants have the opportunity to perform a choreographed dance at our year-end show, demonstrating what they have learned so far on a professional theater stage in front of family and friends. Beginners are welcome. Pre-School Dancers must meet the following requirements: - Must be 3 years old before the first class - Must be potty trained - Dancers must have experience in at least one previous session to enter Session 4 (in April). - Session 4 Registrants must participate in the Year-End Recital Dress Code Tight, fitted clothing such as tank tops, t-shirts, shorts or leggings. Bare Feet. Pony Tail or Ballet Bun for girls
Ages 3-4
Saturday
11:05 AM to 11:50 AM
Sep 9 to Nov 25


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