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The Importance of Alberta Ballet School’s Wardrobe Department

Alberta Ballet School | 12 May 2020

“If you look good, you feel good, and if you feel good, you do good.”– Georges St-Pierre Alberta Ballet School takes great pride in its wardrobe department. Quynh Chestnut, Head of Wardrobe, has put in thousands …

10 Secret Benefits of Adult Ballet Training

Alberta Ballet School | 7 Jul 2020

“You don’t stop dancing because you grow old, you grow old because you stop dancing.” – Unknown At Alberta Ballet School, we offer recreational ballet classes for adults, ages 16 and older. Whether you are new …

7 Unexpected Benefits of Ballet Classes for Children

Alberta Ballet School | 5 Jul 2020

“Happiness is … watching your child dance” – Unknown Alberta Ballet School believes that we are truly the best dance school for children in the Calgary and Edmonton area. We have worked with hundreds of students …

5 Mistakes That Dancers Make

Alberta Ballet School | 2 Jul 2020

“It’s not how we make mistakes, but how we correct them that defines us.” – Rachel Wolchin As a ballet dancer, it is important to know how to protect yourself from injury. At Alberta Ballet School, …

Everything a Dancer Needs to Kick Off Their Dance Season Successfully

Alberta Ballet School | 1 Jun 2020

“By failing to prepare, you are preparing to fail.” ― Benjamin Franklin We know that students are eager to return to classes in-person. Now, more than ever, being prepared and setting yourself up for success is essential. Whether …

5 Common Mistakes Ballet Dancers Make with Their Hands

Alberta Ballet School | 28 May 2020

“Talent is a pursued interest. Anything that you are willing to practice, you can do.”- Bob Ross When a dancer is first beginning on their ballet journey the hands can sometimes be forgotten. It is common …