The Alberta Dance Academy opened its doors in Okotoks in 1990 by founder Brenda Bilozir, and in 2007 she passed on her dream to Erica Hendry. At the Alberta Dance Academy our purpose is to challenge our students physically, intellectually & expressively, while giving them necessary skills for a prosperous life. At The Alberta Dance Academy, not only are we training dancers, we are training successful and confident people.
ADA offers a close-knit family atmosphere created by inspiring teachers, coaches and staff and supportive families! We offer training in Acting, Dancing, Singing and Cheer. Our Dance Program offers options for both the competitive and non-competitive dancer. Our Drama and Voice programs offer weekly classes with a year-end production. While our Cheer program offers competitive options for each level.
Our highly qualified instructors and coaches have professional experience and/or post-secondary training in performance, technique, instruction and kinesiology with Bachelor of Arts in Dance and Music, a Bachelor of Fine Arts in Drama, and a Bachelor of Education. ADA instructors and coaches also hold certifications in Royal Academy of Dance (RAD), Al Gilbert, Acrobatique & Acrobatic Arts, and certificates in coaching. Your children are in the hands of professionals!
Students at The Alberta Dance Academy train in a professional facility, which include four studios equipped with floating floors covered with Marley dance surfaces, full-length mirrors, and barres; acro mats and cheer mats, all of which are essential tools for creating a strong technical performer and athlete.
Along with our top-notch facility, our highly qualified instructors have professional and post-secondary training in performance, technique, instruction and kinesiology. ADA instructors are hold certifications in Royal Academy of Dance (RAD), Al Gilbert, Acrobatique, Bachelor of Arts in Dance. Your dancers are in the hands of dance professionals!”