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Inspiring the Love of Dance

Dance Fitness, Wellness, and Fun!

Welcome to J'Adore Dance, Edmonton's premier Family Dance Studio. We are the first studio in Edmonton specializing in Dance Fitness for the whole family and Conceptual Dance programs for Children! If you're looking for a fun way to get healthy, shed those extra pounds, and learn how to move on the dance floor look no further. We'll inspire a love of dance in your child with our creative teaching practices.

With classes for all ages and abilities we pride ourselves on being inclusive no matter what your background or experience! Please take a minute to look around and contact us if you have any questions!

Fall Weekend Sessional Classes Added! Priority Registration June 24 and June 25 Only!

We know you have been anxiously awaiting our Fall weekend sessional Parent and Tot and Preschool schedule. While we are still working on finding a secondary location for more weekend and after work classes, we have managed to arrange our weekend schedule at J'Adore Dance Studio to include some classes for our working families. Our weekend schedule will include:

Priority registration for all current and former clients will begin online at 12:00am (midnight) on June 24 and run until 11:59pm on June 25. 

General public registration for all new clients will open on June 26

All other Fall programs currently are currently open for registration. Many classes are already sold out or only have a few spots remaining. Register soon to avoid disappointment!

Summer Programs start July 6!

Just a reminder, our summer classes begin the week of July 6!

All Parent and Tot and Postnatal classes are sold out, however, we will still be accepting drop ins!

  • Single drop in: $18 +GST
  • 10 class drop in pass: $175 +GST (valid for 12 months after the date of purchase)

Drop in rates will be increasing in September, so now is a great time to buy a pass!

To book a drop in, simply email or call the studio up to a week in advance of the class you would like to attend. 

We do still have a few spots available in our preschool, kids, and adult classes. We offer a flexible make up class policy to work around your summer holidays!

Sensory Bin Workshops at J'Adore Dance with Born 2 Create

Join Born 2 Create at J'Adore Dance this summer for 3 different sensory bin workshops! Sensory bins provide a hands on approach to discovery and creative play in childhood. 

Make and Take Sensory Bin Event

Monday July 6, 2015

6pm-7:30pm

J'Adore Dance Studio - 5708 111 St NW, Edmonton, AB T6H 3G1

$20 per parent/child- Suitable for children ages 3-8. One sensory bin will be created to take home. 

Sensory Bin Workshop #1

July 20, 2015

6pm-7:30pm

J'Adore Dance Studio - 5708 111 St NW, Edmonton, AB T6H 3G1

$50 per person- This workshop is for adults only. Four sensory bins will be created for ages 2-7 years. 

Sensory Bin Workshop #2

August 24, 2015

7pm-9pm

J'Adore Dance Studio - 5708 111 St NW, Edmonton, AB T6H 3G1

$50 per person-This workshop is for adults only. Four sensory bins will be created for ages 2-7 years. 

For workshop descriptions and to register please visit http://www.born2create.ca/Upcoming-Events.html

Dance Wear Packages and Fittings

We are happy to announce that we are ready to begin booking appointments for dance wear fittings this summer. If you would like to purchase a dance wear package, which will include a short sleeved bodysuit (7 colour choices available), tights, and ballet slippers, please book a 15 minute fitting appointment.

View the available appointments.

The price for the package is $70 + GST, which is a 20–25% savings if you were to buy this at a retail store. Dance wear packages will be available for pick-up the week before your child’s first class. We will contact you once they arrive!

Studio Hours June 15- July 5 and Summer Hours

We are currently only break before our Summer session begins on July 6. The studio will be open for the following office hours June 15-July 5:

  • Monday June 15: 9am-3pm
  • Wednesday June 17: 9am-3pm
  • Thursday June 18: 9am-2pm and 6:30-9:30pm
  • Saturday June 20: Closed- West African Dance and Drum Workshops 1-6pm
  • Sunday June 21: Closed- West African Dance and Drum Workshops 1-6pm
  • Monday June 22: 9am-12pm
  • Wednesday June 24: 3pm-8pm
  • Thursday June 25: 9am-12pm
  • Thursday July 2: 3-8pm

J'Adore Dance will open for summer programs on Monday July 6. Our summer hours will be:

  • Mondays-Thursdays: 9am-8pm
  • Fridays: 9am-4pm
  • Saturdays and Sundays: Closed

Hiring for Dance Educator Internship with J'Adore Dance

J'Adore Dance is seeking enthusiastic dance teachers for our Dance Educator Internship Training Program for the 2015-2016 dance season. Dance teachers accepted into this internship program will assist and co-teach in our children's dance programs (creative dance, ballet, jazz, and hip hop) for ages 3-13.  This internship is designed to train and mentor new teachers in conceptual dance education, the philosophy and teaching practices used at J'Adore Dance. This would be the perfect position for students looking to gain experience and training in instructing children's dance programs.

Qualifications

  • Dance experience in creative dance, jazz, ballet, modern or hip hop
  • Enjoy working with children between the ages of 3-13
  • Outgoing and friendly
  • Responsible and reliable
  • Punctual
  • Hardworking
  • Takes direction and feedback
  • Must be a minimum of 17 years of age

Responsibilities

  • Demonstrate technique and dance steps for students as requested by lead teacher
  • Assist lead teacher with corrections
  • Assist students with shoes, dance attire and bathroom breaks
  • Assist in classroom management
  • Lead sections of the classes under the mentorship of lead teachers
  • Hand out props, set up obstacle courses, and help students with formations during class
  • Be a positive and enthusiastic role model for students
  • Assist lead teacher with transitions between classes
  • Assist with studio recitals and in-class performances

Benefits of the internship

  • Compensation of $10-$13/hour based on experience
  • 2 Free dance classes per week at J'Adore Dance studio (we offer a variety of adult dance programs to continue developing your own dance skill)
  • 50% off a friend or family member's registration in a dance class per session
  • Free registration to the 2016 Intellidance Method Certification ($1000 Value, for more information on Intellidance please visit www.intellidance.ca)
  • Other free professional development opportunities and workshops offered at J'Adore Dance
  • Mentorship and guidance from experienced dance teachers 
  • Lead teacher opportunities upon completion of internship

Hours (not all shifts are required)

  • Mondays 2:30pm-7:00pm (Jazz/Ballet/Creative Dance Focus)*
  • Tuesdays 2:30pm-7pm (Jazz/Ballet/Creative Dance Focus)*
  • Wednedays 2:30pm-7:30pm (Hip Hop Focus)*
  • Thursdays 2:30pm-7pm (Jazz/Ballet/Creative Dance Focus)
  • Fridays 2:30-6:45pm (Jazz/Ballet/Creative Dance Focus)*
  • Saturdays 9am-4:15pm (Jazz/Ballet/Creative Dance Focus)
  • Sundays 10am-4:15pm (Jazz/Ballet/Creative Dance Focus)

* Must be available for at least one shift with astrix to receive mentorship from J'Adore Dance Mentor Teachers Jessica and Chantel

To apply please submit your resume to Jessica. Applicants should be available to begin the week of September 12. 

Drop In Pricing and Passes

We understand your schedule might not always allow you to commit to a full class registration so we are now happy to provide you with the following drop in options:

  • Single Drop in: $18/class
  • 10 Class Pass: $165  (valid for 12 months after date of purchase)

To purchase a pass please click here.

Class Discounts

J'Adore Dance offers various sessional class discounts:

  1. 3rd time registration: 10% discount for your third and subsequent registrations with J'Adore Dance.
  2. Multi-class discount: If you register in two or more classes in one session, we will discount the combined price of the classes by 20%.
  3. Parent and Tot discount: Register 2 siblings in a Parent and Tot program and the second child's registration is 50% off!
  4. Camp discounts: Register 2 siblings in a camp and receive 20% off the 2nd child's camp fees. Register the same child in 2 camps and receive 20% off the 2nd camp's fees. 

The discounts should be automatically applied to your account at registration time. Only one discount will be applied per order (the greatest applicable discount). If you believe you are eligible for one of these discounts but the prices aren't showing up as adjusted, please leave a comment on the checkout form with your expected discount. We'll adjust the price before completing your payment. Please note these discounts do not apply to Full Year Kids programs.