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Mommy & Me

Hey Moms and Dads come and take a 10 week dance class with your child that will teach them the basic dance movements in tap, ballet and jazz. Learn to hop, skip, and clap to the beat of the music in a fun and easy caring environment! All teachers are certified under the curriculum “DANCING SCHOOL KIDS” from Eugenia Smith (USA). Ages: (2 & 3) Great Introduction to dance!

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Preschool Combo and Ballet/Tap/Jazz Combo

Preschool Kids will discover that learning is FUN! This is a safe, happy environment to develop talent and creativity. Understanding concepts such as right and left, up and down are made easy in dance! Motor activity skills, self – esteem and confidence are developed through this program! Your child will learn the basics of ballet, tap, and jazz in a fun caring environment! All teachers are certified under the curriculum “DANCING SCHOOL KIDS” from Eugenia Smith (USA). (Ages 3-5) Great for Beginners!

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Ballet

Ballet classes are the critical foundation of all dance styles including jazz, tap, musical theatre and hip hop. These classes focus on proper dance technique, body placement and dance terminology. It helps develop strength, posture and body awareness.  L.A. Dance Academy follows the Royal Academy of Dance ballet syllabus starting at pre-primary to grade 8.

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Jazz

Our jazz classes offer students basic foundation and jazz technique beginning at the barre and then continued in the centre with kicks, turns, jumps, and varied progressions across the floor. These classes also provide students with a focus on flexibility and performance.

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Lyrical

Experienced ballet & jazz dancers only, ages 8 & up
Lyrical dance is a modern dance form which fuses modern dance, jazz, and ballet. Lyrical dance is often referred to as contemporary dance. It requires excellent technique to perform, as the moves are often difficult and precise. Moreover, the dancer must be well aware of facial expressions, essentially acting, to properly perform a lyrical dance piece. The goal of the lyrical dancer is to convey the emotion of a song’s lyrics. Intense emotional expression of the face and body are necessary to tell a story that evolves along the lines of the song to which lyrical dance is performed.

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Tap

This class highlights some of the basic fundamentals of dance, creating rhythm, improving coordination and endurance. Focusing on footwork, students will develop their skills while learning the different styles of tap including, a cappella, street, classic and riverdance. An energetic experience providing a fun, creative and modern style of movement.

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Hip Hop

Come and learn some of the hottest new hip hop dance moves straight from L.A. These high energy, funky and modern street dance style classes will help students enhance their technique, stamina, confidence, and physical fitness. Come and move like your favourite dance stars!

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Mini Hip Hop

Mini Hip Hop is a high energy class for young hip hoppers! The class introduces children to the basic hip hop moves in a fun, safe, environment with age appropriate moves and music.

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Boys Only Programs (Hip Hop)

Calling all boys! Come and learn how to dance in a fun, safe environment while increasing strength and flexibility which is vital for all sports! The Boys Only Programs is specially tailored for boys and allows them to be the best they can be in a class made just for them! The Boys Only Hip Hop Program allows them to learn the newest dance moves in hip hop.
The biggest Boys Only Program in the city, no matter what you choose, you’ll be sure to have a great time! (Ages 5-14 yrs). Beginner to advanced levels available.

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Musical Theatre

Learn the art of Musical Theatre and the elements it takes to perform like a Broadway star. Study Acting, Dancing and Singing through games, scene study, vocal technique and stylized dance.
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Stretch& Strength

This program is specially designed for advanced students to strengthen muscles and core while building endurance and overall technique.

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Acro

Acro focuses on building basic and advanced gymnastic skills (tricks) to be used with dance combinations. This program provides students with the unique opportunity to develop their creativility & artistry through dance and gymnastics combined. With a focus on quality of movement and increasing body awareness, it is the perfect compliment to dance and aerial training. Mats will be provided.

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Aerial

Take flight while channeling your inner circus artist. Gain strength, flexibility and body awareness in a safe & fun environment. In Aerial silks you will be learning skills on the fabrics close and far away from the floor. The skills introduced involve strength, flexibility and creativity. Silks and mats will be provided.

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Cheerleading

This high energy class will focus on arm and leg positions, jumps, turns and using pom poms. Students will learn to keep moves sharp and precise while keeping their group in sync. Cheer routines will cover a variety of dance styles such as ballet, jazz and hip hop. This energetic and dynamic class will increase flexibility, strength and endurance.

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Ladies Only

Calling all ladies, it’s your time to shine! A specially priced class, offered for all the moms of L.A. Dance Academy. Now it’s your turn to learn some jazz and show your children just where they got those moves from. In this beginner/intermediate class you will learn the basics of jazz in a fun, easy-going environment. With catchy music and a relaxed atmosphere you will be sure to have great time. So come out and give it a try. Bring a friend if you like, but definitely bring yourself! (Adults only & recital is OPTIONAL!)

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Competitive Teams

The L.A. Dance Academy is proud of their five award winning dance teams: L.A. Mini Elite (11 & Under), L.A. Jr. Elite 1 (12 &Under), L.A. Jr Elite 2 (14 & Under), L.A. Elite (17 & Under) and L.A. Sr. Elite (18 +). With the emphasis on competition and performance, L.A. Dance Academy believes in providing these teams with opportunities that help develop their dance technique as well as their confidence. We provide them with opportunities to participate in exclusive performances that in the past have included the Santa Parade with Hot 103, The Teddy Bear’s Picnic and local community events.

In addition to events, the dance teams participate in the Manitoba Provincial Dance Festival, Triple Threat Dance Convention in Winnipeg, Pulse Dance Convention (Toronto, Orlando, San Francisco), Thunderstruck Competition, 5678 Show Time Competition, In The Zone,  Canadian National Dance Competition in Winnipeg, and various other competitions.

All team members of these teams are chosen through an audition process and must take their minimum requirement of classes at the L.A. Dance Academy. The minimum requirement is based on genre. For more information about our dance teams please contact us at 204-334-0080 or by email at info.ladance@shawbiz.ca

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Speciality and Workshop Classes

Specialty workshops and programs are offered throughout the year. Specialty workshops such as Acro, Aerial, Bollywood, Latin and more! To receive more information about our upcoming specialty programs please contact the front desk and sign up to be on our email or mailing list.

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Choreography, Special Events & Studio Rentals

Choreography is available for outside cheerleading dance teams, fitness competitors and special events.

Dance teams are available for performances and special events throughout the community and city. Please call the school directly for more information.

  • Birthday Parties
    Hire your very own instructor to teach you and your guests a special routine choreographed just for you! Call the studio for more information.
  • Rentals
    Studio rentals are available. Please call the office for more information.
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Musical Theatre

Clothing: Jazz Attire/ Any colour fitted dance wear
Hair: Tied back away from face
Footwear: Black Jazz Oxfords

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Acro & Aerial

Clothing: Any colour fitted dance wear
Hair: Tied back away from face
Footwear: Barefoot

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Mommy & Me

Clothing: Any Colour Body Suit and Ballet Tights
Hair: Hair tied back off face
Footwear: Pink Leather Ballet Slippers & Black Tap Shoes or hard party shoe
Parents: Comfortable gym attire and barefoot or socks.

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Stretch & Strength

Clothing: Any colour fitted dance wear
Hair: Tied back away from face
Footwear: Barefoot or jazz shoes
Equipment: Foam Roller, Dyna- Band/ Thera Band, Towel & Yoga Mat

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Cheer

Clothing: Any colour fitted dance wear
Hair: Pulled away from the face
Footwear: White clean pair of indoor non marking

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Preschool Combo & Ballet/Jazz/Tap/ Combo

Clothing: Any Colour Body Suit and Ballet Pink Tights
Hair: Hair tied back off face
Footwear: Pink Leather Ballet Slippers & Black Tap Shoes

*Please note: Preschool students will use both shoes from the start of the season*

*Please note: BTJ students will start in ballet slippers for the first half of the season and will transition into tap shoes in the second half of the season*

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Ballet

Level 1 & 2
Clothing: Black bodysuit and pink ballet tights
Hair: Bun
Footwear: Pink leather, full-sole ballet shoes

Level 3 – 7
Clothing: Black bodysuit and pink ballet tights (required)
Hair: Bun
Footwear: Pink leather or canvas split-sole ballet shoe

Pointe
Clothing: Black bodysuit and pink ballet tights (required)
Hair: Bun
Footwear: Ballet Pointe shoes (we will make a group appointment for fitting in the fall)

Boys Ballet
Clothing: Black shorts and white t-shirt
Footwear: Black leather ballet shoes

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Jazz

Levels 1-4
Clothing: Black bodysuit, jazz shorts with tights, and/or jazz pants/leggings
Hair: Hair tied back off face
Footwear: Black jazz oxfords

Levels 5-7, Advanced, Invitations & Teens
Clothing: Black tank and/or bodysuit, tights, jazz shorts, yoga pants, or leggings
Hair: Hair Tied back off face
Footwear: Black jazz oxfords (no laces) *Dance Teams – may require both black & beige oxfords

Boys Jazz
Clothing: Black jazz pants and white t-shirt
Footwear: Black jazz oxfords

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Tap

Clothing: Girls: Any colour bodysuit, Jazz Pants or shorts Boys: Any colour T-shirt and Jazz Pants
Hair: Hair Tied back off face
Footwear: Black Leather Tap Shoes (No patent leather)

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Hip Hop

Girls
Clothing: Any colour t-shirt, shorts or sweats
Hair: Tied back off face
Footwear: White indoor runners

Boys
Clothing: Any colour t-shirt, shorts or sweats
Footwear: White indoor runners

 

 

 

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Lyrical

Clothing: Any colour tank bodysuit, tights, jazz shorts, yoga pants, or leggings
Hair: Hair Tied back off face
Footwear: Nude colour footsies

*May be required to purchase nude jazz oxfords*

 

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Summer Camps!

We are now accepting registration.

Preschool Dance Combo: Ages 3-5

Students will learn about rhythm, body awareness and coordination through fun and interactive ballet, tap and jazz dances and activities. Camp includes a craft section. 

Dates: August 13th -17th

Times: 10:00am-12:00pm

Cost: $189.00 per week

 

Summer Dance Blast: Ages 6-12

Get your summer groove on with our Dance Blast Camp! Students will learn fundamental dance styles such as ballet, jazz, hip hop, cheer/acro. A new style everyday means your little dancer is having fun learning something new everyday! Camp includes a craft section. 

Dates: August 13th – 17th

Times: 1:00 pm-4:00pm

Cost: $209.00 per week

 

3 Day Aerial Camp: Ages 13-16

Dates: August 7th – 9th

Times: 10:30 – 12:00

Cost: $109.00

 

Summer Intensive Camp

 

We are still accepting registration for our Summer Dance Intensive Camp. This Camp is geared for experienced and serious dancers with 2 or more years of prior dance training. These camps will offer dancers the opportunity to enhance their skills during the summer.

Camp will be instructed by our competitive faculty, staff and guest professional dancer & choreographer Megan Trainer!

Dancers will focus on improving basics, building strength & flexibility in addition to learning new skills and styles. Dancers will train in a variety of genres such as jazz, contemporary, lyrical,hip hop, freestyle and more!

Call us at 204-334-0080 to register or email us at info@ladanceacademy.com

Dates August 20th -24th

9:30am – 3:30pm

Ages: 9-12 yrs $275 (Early Bird $250- Deadline May 28th)

Ages: 13 & Up $275 (early bird $250- Deadline May 28th)

 

Fall Mommy & Me Class

Ages: 2-3 Yrs

When: Saturday 9:00 A.M. – 10:00 A.M. 

Starts: September 15th , 2018 – November 17th, 2018

Cost: $209.00 (incl. tax)

Instructor: Ms. Sara


Dad’s Hip Hop – Half Season Program

Ages: Adults Only

When: Wednesday 9:00 – 10:00 P.M.

Starts: January 2018 – May 2019

Instructor: Mr. Justin 

Cost: $209.00 + $26.25 Registration Fee Incl. Tax

  • Payment plans of 2 or 4 payments are available. Contact the front desk for more information
  • This class has an optional year end recital component
  • Costume fees may be applicable for recital participants 

Birthday Parties!

Wondering what to do for your child’s next birthday party? Make it one to remember. Hire your very own instructor to teach you and your guests a special routine customized just for you. You can request your favorite teacher and style!

Theme Party? No problem.

Our instructor will work with you to make it happen. Incorporating specific theme music and by dressing up. It will definitely be a party to remember!

Birthday Party Theme Ideas:

  • Halloween Party
  • Hawaiian Party
  • Beach Party
  • Pyjama Party
  • Holiday Party
  • Princess Party

General Information:

– Party includes: Area with table and chairs for 12 kids

– Studio availability varies – please call for hours.

– Requests are not guaranteed – dependant on instructor availability

– No appliance plug ins – ex. Stoves, refrigerators etc

Keep food as non-messy as possible – ex. Pizza

For rates and to book your party, please call 204.334.0080 or email us at info.ladance.shawbiz.ca

Celebrating

Current Student Early Bird Registration Starts: Monday, May 7th – Monday May 28th 2018

New Student Registration Starts: May 29th 2018

Classes begin the week of Monday September 10th 2018 – May 19th, 2019

Recital is held at The Centennial Concert Hall in May of 2019

Please see below for a copy of our Schedule and Registration & Waiver form. . We accept payment in person with any payment method mentioned below or over the phone with a credit card. Please call us at 204-334-0080 or email us at info@ladanceacademy.com for tuition costs. We accept: Cash, Debit, Visa and MasterCard


Class Schedule 2018 Updated!


 LADA Registration Form (Page 1)


Payment Form (Page 2) 

 
 
 

PLEASE CHECK BACK IN SPRING 2019