Summer School

We offer

Full day summer programs for both junior and senior students.  Junior will run August 8-12, 2022 and Senior will run August 15-26, 2022. Students will receive Ballet, Contemporary, Jazz, Stretch and Strength classes and more from our faculty and our exciting guest instructors.  

All the way from Opera Ballet Vlaanderen in Antwerp, Belgium, KIRSTEN WICKLUND joins us to share her brilliance in the art of dance.  As well, one of our cities most recognized Artistic Directors, from Alberta Ballet Company, JEAN GRANDE-MAITRE.  The H/W directors and senior ballet educator Hayna Gutierrez, spent many wonderful years working with Jean and we are very honoured to have him create and work on an authentic piece with our summer school students.  Many additional workshops with guest teachers are also in the mix to make this summer intensive the best yet.  There will also be a showcase the final day of the program.  Register today!

Junior Summer School ages 5-6

250.00 + gst

Students will be introduced to the joy and beginning foundations of ballet over the course of the week as well as having stretch classes to help understand body awareness and the muscles involved in ballet training. They will also have the opportunity to learn about classical ballet stories and make crafts that correspond to what they are learning about. 

We are excited to introduce budding dancers to the wonderful world of ballet!

August 8-12, 2022.  More announcements to come.

 

Junior Summer School Ages 7-8

$425.00 + gst

Students will be introduced to the joy of dance through full day programming. They will receive ballet, contemporary, stretch, character, hip hop, and ballet stories. This is a great opportunity to deepen their love and understanding of ballet technique while having fun and making new friends!

Classes daily from 9:00-4:00

 August 8-12, 2022.  More announcements to come.

Junior Summer School Ages 9-10

$425.00 + gst

Students will enjoy an exciting week of dance with our wonderful H/W Faculty. They will receive training in a variety of styles that support ballet and create better understanding and awareness of the body. Dancers will have ballet, contemporary, character, repertoire, stretch and strength, and hip hop.

Classes daily from 9:00-4:00

August 8-12, 2022.  More announcements to come.

PD1 Summer Program

$850.00 + gst

The PD1 Professional Training Summer Program is for students ages 10-12 with a strong ballet base. Over the two weeks students will train intensively in a variety of classes and dance techniques with our esteemed H/W Faculty.

Dancers will receive training in the following classes:

Ballet

Contemporary

Pre-Pointe

Repertoire

Character

Fitness Training

Stretch 

Hip Hop

Classes run over the course of two weeks, Monday through Friday from 9:00 am until 4:00 pm

August 15-26, 2022.  Guest teachers and more exciting announcements to come!

 

 

PD2 Summer Program

$850.00 + gst

Students in our PD2 program will have the chance to improve their technique and dance knowledge over the course of two weeks. This program is designed for students ages 13-15 with a strong ballet background. 

The classes they receive will be the following:

Ballet

Pointe

Repertoire

Contemporary 

Flamenco

Fitness Training

Stretch

Hip Hop

Classes run Monday-Friday from 9:00am-4:00pm

August 15-26, 2022.  Guest teachers and more exciting announcements to come!

PD3 and Post Grad Summer Program

$850.00 + gst

Our PD3 program is designed for dancers between the ages of 16-19. Students at this level must have a strong understanding of ballet technique and pointe work. This intensive summer training program will give students a deeper understanding of ballet technique and artistry as well as introducing them to a variety of classes that will help support and strengthen their dance ability.

Students in this level will receive training in the following:

Ballet

Pointe

Repertoire

Contemporary

Stretch

Fitness Training

Flamenco

Hip Hop

Classes run Monday through Friday over the two weeks from 9:00am-4:00 pm

August 15-26, 2022.  Guest teachers and more exciting announcements to come!