How to Prepare for Your Virtual Programming Classes

Alberta Ballet School | 25 Aug 2020

The Alberta Ballet School staff, instructors and IT department have been working hard to bring the very best online programming to our students. Alberta Ballet School’s Virtual Open Division Programs consist of two unique elements allowing …

5 Mistakes That Dancers Make

Alberta Ballet School | 10 Jun 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 …

3 Common Dance Injuries and How to Prevent Them

Alberta Ballet School | 24 May 2020

“Slight small injuries and they will become none at all.” – Thomas Fuller Ballet dancers put in hours and hours of training to make their movements look effortless and graceful. But in reality, it requires practice, …

Alberta Ballet School: Faculty Profile Graham McKelvie

Alberta Ballet School | 20 May 2020

Alberta Ballet School is pleased to feature our talented faculty. The foundation of our school is built on the incredible level of expertise, experience, and professionalism that are cornerstones of each of our faculty members – …