Dance

Registration for the 2018-2019 Season

For new students: Registration will be open on Saturday, June 23 from 9:00 am to 1:00 pm at Shell Place Ballroom C & D. After this time, registrations will be accepted at Guest Services.
For returning students: Registration will be open from June 18 - 22. Please check with your instructors for more information.

 

PLEASE NOTE: Registrations for 2018-2019 season are only available in person at Guest Services.

Mi Dance is a full service dance academy providing education in ballet, tap, jazz, contemporary/lyrical, hip hop and Acrobatic Arts. We are committed to providing the highest quality instruction in a fun environment that welcomes dancers of all skill levels. 

Mi Dance focuses on developing young, passionate dancers while striving to be the heart of the dance community in our region.

New to our dance academy? MacDonald Island Dance Academy welcomes you and wants to make your experience great!

For any questions or concerns, please contact midance@rrcwb.ca or call 780.791.0070

Star Programs    Flex Programs    Sessional Programs    2018-2019 Schedule

Mi Dance Academy Programs

  • Dance Summer Programs

    • Mini Dancer Boot Camp Aug 20 to Aug 24 10:00 AM-12:30 PM Available
      Mini Dancer Boot Camp: Experience Required: One Dance Season (Jazz, Tap or Ballet) EXPERIENCE REQUIRED This intensive camp is designed for young dancers wanting to grow their technique, musicality and performance skills. Classes will include Jazz Technique, Lyrical, Musical Theatre, Hip Hop and Tap. Dress Code: Ladies: Leggings or dance shorts, tight fitting dance wear, hair pulled back. Boys: Black shorts and white or black t-shirt. *All participants required to bring all their dance footwear: ballet, jazz, hip hop and tap; as well as clean indoor runners & extra attire for hip hop classes. What To Bring: Lunch, healthy snacks, and a water bottle.
      301975
      Mon, Tue, Wed, Thu, Fri from Aug 20 to Aug 24 (5 Sessions)
      10:00 AM-12:30 PM
      Fitness Studio
    • Across the Floor Technique - Session 2: Group 1 Aug 20 to Aug 24 01:30 PM-03:00 PM Available
      Across the Floor Teechnique - Session 2: Group 1 Level: 2 & 3 (Jazz and Ballet) EXPERIENCE REQUIRED Keep your technique in check with this Across the Floor Technique class! Dancers will be working on various kicks, jumps, turns and floor work in progressions across the floor. This is the perfect program for your dancer to improve and train over the summer. Combinations across the floor will be at an advanced level and taught at a high pace. Dress Code: All black tight fitting dance clothing, hair pulled back. Jazz shoes, socks or bare feet.
      301968
      Mon, Tue, Wed, Thu, Fri from Aug 20 to Aug 24 (5 Sessions)
      01:30 PM-03:00 PM
      Fitness Studio
    • For the Love of Tap: Group 1 Aug 20 to Aug 24 01:30 PM-03:00 PM Available
      For the Love of Tap: Group 1 Level: 2 (Tap) EXPERIENCE REQUIRED A high energy class that lets your feet feel the beat! This class will focus on rhythm and coordination. Comfortable fitting dance clothes such as track pants or shorts and a tank top or t-shirt, Tap shoes.
      301976
      Mon, Tue, Wed, Thu, Fri from Aug 20 to Aug 24 (5 Sessions)
      01:30 PM-03:00 PM
      Pool View Room - #2 - Clearwater Room
    • Across the Floor Technique - Session 2: Group 2 Aug 20 to Aug 24 03:00 PM-04:30 PM Available
      Across the Floor Technique - Session 2: Group 2 Level 2 & 3 (Jazz and Ballet) EXPERIENCE REQUIRED Keep your technique in check with this Across the Floor Technique class! Dancers will be working on various kicks, jumps, turns and floor work in progressions across the floor. This is the perfect program for your dancer to improve and train over the summer. Combinations across the floor will be at an advanced level and taught at a high pace. Dress Code: All black tight fitting dance clothing, hair pulled back. Jazz shoes, socks or bare feet.
      301970
      Mon, Tue, Wed, Thu, Fri from Aug 20 to Aug 24 (5 Sessions)
      03:00 PM-04:30 PM
      Fitness Studio
    • For the Love of Tap: Group 2 Aug 20 to Aug 24 03:00 PM-04:30 PM Available
      For the Love of Tap: Group 2 Level: 2 (Tap) EXPERIENCE REQUIRED A high energy class that lets your feet feel the beat! This class will focus on rhythm and coordinatioDress Code: Comfortable fitting dance clothes such as track pants or shorts and a tank top or t-shirt, Tap shoes.
      301977
      Mon, Tue, Wed, Thu, Fri from Aug 20 to Aug 24 (5 Sessions)
      03:00 PM-04:30 PM
      Pool View Room - #2 - Clearwater Room
    • Dance Intensive: Session III Group 1 Aug 27 to Aug 31 09:00 AM-04:00 PM Available
      Dance Intensive: Session III Group 1 Level 2 & 3 Experience Required Ages: 7 -9 years The Dance Intensive Camp is designed to offer students with experience the opportunity to pursue their dance education and training in the summer. Students will receive a daily ballet technique class along with additional classes in Lyrical, Jazz, Hip Hop, Contemporary, and Tap. The emphasis on this camp is learning and developing skills both artistically and technically. Dress Code: Ladies: Leotard or fitted half top and black leggings or shorts with transition tights, hair tied back. Boys: Black pants or shorts and a white or black t-shirt. All participants will need all their dance footwear, including clean indoor runners & extra attire for hip hop classes. What To Bring: Lunch and healthy snacks, indoor shoes and a water bottle.
      4000156
      Mon, Tue, Wed, Thu, Fri from Aug 27 to Aug 31 (5 Sessions)
      09:00 AM-04:00 PM
      Fitness Studio
    • Dance Intensive: Session III Group 2 Aug 27 to Aug 31 09:00 AM-04:00 PM Available
      Dance Intensive: Session III Group 2 Level 2 & 3 Experience Required Ages: 10 -13 years The Dance Intensive Camp is designed to offer students with experience the opportunity to pursue their dance education and training in the summer. Students will receive a daily ballet technique class along with additional classes in Lyrical, Jazz, Hip Hop, Contemporary, and Tap. The emphasis on this camp is learning and developing skills both artistically and technically. Dress Code: Ladies: Leotard or fitted half top and black leggings or shorts with transition tights, hair tied back. Boys: Black pants or shorts and a white or black t-shirt. All participants will need all their dance footwear, including clean indoor runners & extra attire for hip hop classes. What To Bring: Lunch and healthy snacks, indoor shoes and a water bottle.
      4000157
      Mon, Tue, Wed, Thu, Fri from Aug 27 to Aug 31 (5 Sessions)
      09:00 AM-04:00 PM
      Fitness Studio
    • Dance Intensive: Session III Group 3 Aug 27 to Aug 31 09:00 AM-04:00 PM Available
      Dance Intensive: Session III Group 3 Level 2 & 3 Experience Required Ages: 14 -18 years The Dance Intensive Camp is designed to offer students with experience the opportunity to pursue their dance education and training in the summer. Students will receive a daily ballet technique class along with additional classes in Lyrical, Jazz, Hip Hop, Contemporary, and Tap. The emphasis on this camp is learning and developing skills both artistically and technically. Dress Code: Ladies: Leotard or fitted half top and black leggings or shorts with transition tights, hair tied back. Boys: Black pants or shorts and a white or black t-shirt. All participants will need all their dance footwear, including clean indoor runners & extra attire for hip hop classes. What To Bring: Lunch and healthy snacks, indoor shoes and a water bottle.
      4000158
      Mon, Tue, Wed, Thu, Fri from Aug 27 to Aug 31 (5 Sessions)
      09:00 AM-04:00 PM
      Fitness Studio
  • MIDA: Sessional 2018

    • Intellidance Babies A Sep 25 to Oct 30 10:00 AM-10:30 AM Available
      Intellidance Babies A: Intellidance – Sessional Intellidance© Babies 3-11 months Come and learn how dance, music, and play can nurture early neural development, while strengthening the caregiver-baby bond! Each week will introduce a new development topic to help you understand how to support your baby’s growth. Dance and music concepts will be introduced through circle dances, free exploration, songs and rhymes, and sensory activities that help foster your baby’s cognitive, emotional, and physical health. Caregivers will delight in watching their little ones grow and learn while making friends and socializing with others. Parent must attend class with their child. Please wear comfortable clothing (no jeans please). Parents are expected to provide support for all activities. Siblings may not attend class. Min. students: 6 Max. students: 12 Location: Christina Studio
      4000436
      Tue from Sep 25 to Oct 30 (6 Sessions)
      10:00 AM-10:30 AM
      Fitness Studio
    • Adult Tap - Fall 2018 Sep 25 to Dec 11 09:00 PM-09:45 PM Available
      Adult Tap - Fall 2018 Adult Tap Sessional: You will learn technique and choreography suited to the level and desires of the dance. Delivered with patience, humor and a ton of fun. This is NOT a performance class, meaning there is no dance in the year-end Recital. it's encouraged you attend the full session.
      4000440
      Tue from Sep 25 to Dec 11 (12 Sessions)
      09:00 PM-09:45 PM
      Fitness Studio
    • Intellidance Tykes Sep 26 to Oct 31 10:00 AM-10:30 AM Available
      Intellidance Tykes: Intellidance© Tykes 12-23 months Creeping, crawling, walking, and bouncing! Your little one is now moving and exploring the world like never before with busy little ones in mind. Intellidance© Tykes will continue to focus on nurturing gross motor, emotional and social development, through movement concepts, circle dances, free exploration, songs and rhymes, and sensory activities. Caregivers will delight in watching their little ones curiosity and joy making friends and socializing with others. Parent must attend class with their child. Please wear comfortable clothing (no jeans please). Parents are expected to provide support for all activities. Siblings may not attend class. Min. students: 6 Max. students: 12 Location: Christina Studio
      4000438
      Wed from Sep 26 to Oct 31 (6 Sessions)
      10:00 AM-10:30 AM
      Fitness Studio
    • Adult Ballet Barre Sep 26 to Dec 12 11:30 AM-12:30 PM Available
      Adult Ballet Barre: Ballet Barre This one hour ballet and fitness focused class will challenge you in at all levels. Focusing on all areas of the body focusing on strength and flexibility while utilizing the ballet barre. Working arms, legs and core muscles this class will build strength and have you walking away with a sense of achievement. Dress Code: Comfortable workout wear. Ballet or Jazz Shoes, Dance socks with grip. Runners are not recommended for this class. Talk to your instructor for further recommendation
      4000441
      Wed from Sep 26 to Dec 12 (12 Sessions)
      11:30 AM-12:30 PM
      Fitness Studio
    • Parent and Tot - Session 1 Sep 26 to Dec 12 03:45 PM-04:15 PM Available
      Parent and Tot - Session 1 PARENT & TOT – Sessional – (24 months – 3 years) This class is designed for dancers aged 24 months to 3 years accompanied by mom or dad. The main purpose of this class is to explore the world of creative movement together! Everyone will have fun learning pre-ballet movement through singing, movement games and the use of props. Uniform required. Parent must attend class with their child. Please wear comfortable clothing (no jeans please). Parents are expected to provide support for all activities. Siblings may not attend class. Min. students: 6 Max. students: 12 Dress Code: Girls: Yellow body suit, pink tights, pink ballet slippers, hair pulled back Boys: Loose-fitting black sport shorts, solid plain tank or t-shirt with no name brands, black ballet slippers Location: Clearwater Studio
      4000176
      Wed from Sep 26 to Dec 12 (12 Sessions)
      03:45 PM-04:15 PM
      Fitness Studio
    • Ballet Body Sculpt Sep 26 to Dec 12 08:45 PM-09:45 PM Available
      Ballet Body Sculpt: This class combines ballet fundamentals with conditioning exercises that focus on sculpting the legs, abdominals, back, and arms. This class is ideal for people wishing to diversify their workouts or cross train for other sports. Dancers (13+) can also take this as a compliment to their regular ballet classes. The format of the class is 20 minutes of mat work, 20 minutes of barre work, and 20 minutes of across the floor. Dress code: Any athletic wear with socks or ballet slippers
      4000442
      Wed from Sep 26 to Dec 12 (12 Sessions)
      08:45 PM-09:45 PM
      Pool View Room - #2 - Clearwater Room
    • Salsa Parent & Baby Sep 27 to Dec 13 10:00 AM-10:45 AM Available
      Salsa Parent & Baby: Salsa Mom & Babies – 6 week class Dancing for momma & baby. Create a connection with baby and dance the day away with this class. Salsa, Line dance, and party lines are all part of this dance class. Enjoy connecting with other moms and enjoy postpartum dance!
      4000439
      Thu from Sep 27 to Dec 13 (12 Sessions)
      10:00 AM-10:45 AM
      Fitness Studio
    • Intellidance Babies B Sep 27 to Nov 01 11:00 AM-11:30 AM Available
      Intellidance Babies B: Intellidance – Sessional – (3 months – 24months) Intellidance© Babies 3-11 months Come and learn how dance, music, and play can nurture early neural development, while strengthening the caregiver-baby bond! Each week will introduce a new development topic to help you understand how to support your baby’s growth. Dance and music concepts will be introduced through circle dances, free exploration, songs and rhymes, and sensory activities that help foster your baby’s cognitive, emotional, and physical health. Caregivers will delight in watching their little ones grow and learn while making friends and socializing with others. Parent must attend class with their child. Please wear comfortable clothing (no jeans please). Parents are expected to provide support for all activities. Siblings may not attend class. Min. students: 6 Max. students: 12 Location: Christina Studio
      4000437
      Thu from Sep 27 to Nov 01 (6 Sessions)
      11:00 AM-11:30 AM
      Fitness Studio
    • Stretch & Strength: 12 - 18 Yrs Fall 2018 Sep 27 to Dec 13 08:30 PM-09:15 PM Available
      Stretch & Strength: 12 - 18 Yrs Fall 2018 Stretch and Strength classes have a very simple purpose to stretch and strengthen our dancers. Flexibility is an extremely important aspect of dance training and the expectation of dancer’s bodies in regards to flexibility is ever increasing. It is extremely important that dancers develop the strength to manage this flexibility in order to help prevent injuries. Our combination of flexibility and strength training in these dedicated classes helps students prepare their bodies for technique classes. Dress Code: Ladies: Black body suit or black crop top, fitted black shorts, hair pulled back, bare feet Boys: Loose-fitting black sport shorts, solid plain tank or t-shirt with no name brands, bare feet
      4000444
      Thu from Sep 27 to Dec 13 (12 Sessions)
      08:30 PM-09:15 PM
      Pool View Room - #3 - Hangingstone Room
    • Stretch & Strength: 7 - 11 Yrs Fall 2018 Sep 29 to Dec 22 09:15 AM-10:00 AM Available
      Stretch & Strength: 7 - 11 Yrs Fall 2018 Stretch and Strength classes have a very simple purpose to stretch and strengthen our dancers. Flexibility is an extremely important aspect of dance training and the expectation of dancer’s bodies in regards to flexibility is ever increasing. It is extremely important that dancers develop the strength to manage this flexibility in order to help prevent injuries. Our combination of flexibility and strength training in these dedicated classes helps students prepare their bodies for technique classes. Dress Code: Ladies: Black body suit or black crop top, fitted black shorts, hair pulled back, bare feet Boys: Loose-fitting black sport shorts, solid plain tank or t-shirt with no name brands, bare feet
      4000443
      Sat from Sep 29 to Dec 22 (12 Sessions)
      09:15 AM-10:00 AM
      Pool View Room - #3 - Hangingstone Room
    • Adult Ballet Barre Sep 29 to Dec 22 02:00 PM-03:00 PM Available
      Adult Ballet Barre Ballet Barre This one hour ballet and fitness focused class will challenge you in at all levels. Focusing on all areas of the body focusing on strength and flexibility while utilizing the ballet barre. Working arms, legs and core muscles this class will build strength and have you walking away with a sense of achievement. Dress Code: Comfortable workout wear. Ballet or Jazz Shoes, Dance socks with grip. Runners are not recommended for this class. Talk to your instructor for further recommendation
      4000445
      Sat from Sep 29 to Dec 22 (12 Sessions)
      02:00 PM-03:00 PM
      Fitness Studio
  • MIDA: Sessional 2019

    • Parent and Tot - Session 2 Jan 16 to Apr 10 03:45 PM-04:15 PM Available
      Parent and Tot - Session 2 PARENT & TOT – Sessional – (24 months – 3 years) This class is designed for dancers aged 24 months to 3 years accompanied by mom or dad. The main purpose of this class is to explore the world of creative movement together! Everyone will have fun learning pre-ballet movement through singing, movement games and the use of props. Uniform required. Parent must attend class with their child. Please wear comfortable clothing (no jeans please). Parents are expected to provide support for all activities. Siblings may not attend class. Min. students: 6 Max. students: 12 Dress Code: Girls: Yellow body suit, pink tights, pink ballet slippers, hair pulled back Boys: Loose-fitting black sport shorts, solid plain tank or t-shirt with no name brands, black ballet slippers Location: Clearwater Studio
      4000177
      Wed from Jan 16 to Apr 10 (12 Sessions)
      03:45 PM-04:15 PM
      Fitness Studio