Gain poise, posture, and confidence while toning your entire body!
Ballet provides dancers with the technical foundation and grace to master any form of dance. Focusing on basic technique, strength, flexibility, and coordination, our Beginner Ballet program is designed for dancers with limited or no ballet experience.
This class will perform in this year's Senior Recital of the Wizard of Oz
Location: Arden Theatre in St. Albert
Tech Rehearsal: Friday, May 19th Time TBD (usually around 7pm)
Show Day (Dress Rehearsal, Show 1 and Show 2): Saturday, May 20th (usually a 9am-5pm day)
21 weeks of instruction + Recital Fee:
Recital fee ($200) includes: Costume, tech/stage rehearsal time, instructor's time at recital, group photo, individual photo, Recital Performance Video
21 weeks of instruction ($420) January 11th-June 14th: Receive 10% off for third time clients or 20% off when you register for two or more classes in Adult Performance or Winter 2023 Sessions.
* Class fee payments can be made in full at the time of registration, or can be made using our recurring credit card payment plan. There is an additional $20 fee for the payment plan to cover the transaction and administrative fees associated with recurring payments. Recurring payment plan fees of $140 will be charged on January 15, February 15, and March 15.
- Athletic wear or Dance wear
- Ballet shoes or Barre socks/grippy socks
Registrations can be completed online or in person at the studio or over the phone (provided you already have an account with J'Adore Dance). Payment must be received at the time of registration.
Prorating: Prorating class registration fees will not begin until week 5 of the session. Registering for a class before week 5, you are eligible for 3 make-ups to be used in any of our sessional programming within the current session. Please note that prorated classes and make-up classes are subject to availability.
Registrations cancelled before the first class are subject to a $25 + GST administrative fee. No refunds will be issued after the start date of the class, however, we will issue credit valid for 12 months from the start date of the canceled program if the registration is canceled before the third class of the session. No refunds or credit will be granted after the start of the third class other than for serious illness or injury with medical documentation provided. Cancellation requests must be received in writing (email@example.com) and can only be processed by management. Credits are non-transferable and non-refundable.
Jeannie Vandekerkhove is a teacher, choreographer and dancer who trained classically in her youth, furthering her studies at Arts Umbrella and Ballet British Columbia’s Mentorship Program.
She has taught professionally at Arts Umbrella, MareMac Dance Studio, Ballet Divertimento, Montessori, YWCA Montreal’s Outreach Program, Mile Zero Dance’s Education Program, Orchesis, as well as numerous workshops, both pre/professionally and in private and public schools across the country.
Jeannie has danced professionally in Edmonton, Montreal and Vancouver and has performed both nationally and internationally for a variety of renowned choreographers.
Her own professionally choreographic works have been presented in Banff, Calgary, Edmonton, Montreal and Vancouver.