Dance

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

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Mi Dance Academy Programs

  • Dance Summer Programs

    • Contemporary & Jazz Intensive Jul 08 to Jul 12 01:30 AM-04:30 PM Available
      Contemporary & Jazz Intensive
      Some experience required (Level 2)
      Time: 1:30am – 4:30pm
      Ages: 7-12 Years old
      Instructor: Leah Perry
      Location: Clearwater Studio
      Continue your practice in Contemporary and Jazz, develop new skills and improve your technique this summer. Participants will be exploring jumps, turns, kicks, floor work, across the floor, combinations and stylized movements.
      Participants will improve strength, flexibility and conditioning as well!
      Dress Code:
      Dance shorts, tight-fitted dance wear, hair pulled back, ballet/jazz shoes.

      7000804
      Mon, Tue, Wed, Thu, Fri from Jul 08 to Jul 12 (5 Sessions)
      01:30 AM-04:30 PM
      Pool View Room - #2 - Clearwater Room
    • Hip Hop Intensive Jul 08 to Jul 12 09:30 AM-12:30 PM Available
      Hip Hop Intensive: (Half Day Camp)
      Some experience required (Level 2) 7-12 years old
      This high energy program is designed specifically for children with some experience in Hip Hop. We seek to improve the participants’ technique and work on some cool choreographies!
      Dress Code: Comfortable fitted dance clothes such as track pants or shorts, and tank top or t-shirt. Clean indoor runners.
      Instructor: Kayla Erlandson
      Location: Christina Studio


      7000803
      Mon, Tue, Wed, Thu, Fri from Jul 08 to Jul 12 (5 Sessions)
      09:30 AM-12:30 PM
      Fitness Studio
    • Acrobatic Arts 101: Group 1 Jul 08 to Jul 12 01:30 PM-02:15 PM Available
      Acrobatic Arts 101: Group 1 (4-5 years old)
      No experience required (Level 1)
      Come out and learn the basics of the Acrobatic Arts and develop new skills this summer. Participants will improve strength, flexibility, conditioning, handstands and balances!
      Dress Code:
      Dance shorts, tight-fitted dance wear (bare-legs), hair pulled back, no shoes.
      Instructor: Kayla Erlandson
      Location: Christina Studio
      7000800
      Mon, Tue, Wed, Thu, Fri from Jul 08 to Jul 12 (5 Sessions)
      01:30 PM-02:15 PM
      Fitness Studio
    • Acrobatic Arts 101: Group 2 Jul 08 to Jul 12 02:30 PM-03:30 PM Available
      Acrobatic Arts 101: Group 2 (6-8 years old)
      No experience required (Level 1)
      Come out and learn the basics of the Acrobatic Arts and develop new skills this summer. Participants will improve strength, flexibility, conditioning, handstands and balances!
      Dress Code:
      Dance shorts, tight-fitted dance wear (bare-legs), hair pulled back, no shoes.
      Instructor: Kayla Erlandson
      Location: Christina Studio
      7000801
      Mon, Tue, Wed, Thu, Fri from Jul 08 to Jul 12 (5 Sessions)
      02:30 PM-03:30 PM
      Fitness Studio
    • Acrobatic Arts 101: Group 3 Jul 08 to Jul 12 03:30 PM-04:30 PM Available
      Acrobatic Arts 101: Group 3 (9-12 years)
      No experience required (Level 1)
      Come out and learn the basics of the Acrobatic Arts and develop new skills this summer. Participants will improve strength, flexibility, conditioning, handstands and balances!
      Dress Code:
      Dance shorts, tight-fitted dance wear (bare-legs), hair pulled back, no shoes.
      Instructor: Kayla Erlandson
      Location: Christina Studio
      7000802
      Mon, Tue, Wed, Thu, Fri from Jul 08 to Jul 12 (5 Sessions)
      03:30 PM-04:30 PM
      Fitness Studio
    • Ballet & Jazz Intensive Jul 15 to Jul 19 01:00 PM-04:00 PM Available
      Ballet & Jazz Intensive:
      Experience required (Level 3)
      Ages: 9 – 15 years old
      Continue your practice in Ballet and Jazz, develop new skills and improve your technique this summer. Participants will practice jumps, turns, kicks, floor work, and stylized movements. This is a great opportunity for dancers looking to take their training to the next level.
      Dress Code:
      Ladies: Pink ballet tights, tight-fitted dance wear, dance short, hair pulled back, ballet and jazz shoes
      Boys: Black shorts and white or black t-shirt, ballet and jazz shoes.
      Instructor: Leah Perry
      Location: Clearwater Studio


      7000807
      Mon, Tue, Wed, Thu, Fri from Jul 15 to Jul 19 (5 Sessions)
      01:00 PM-04:00 PM
      Pool View Room - #2 - Clearwater Room
    • 101 Ballet, Jazz & Tap Jul 15 to Jul 19 09:00 AM-12:00 PM Available
      101 Ballet, Jazz & Tap:
      No experience required (Level 1)
      Ages: 6 – 12 years old
      Want to try your very first Ballet, Jazz and Tap class? This is a fun introduction to the foundation of these three dance disciplines. Dancers will be exploring jumps, turns, kicks, floor work, across the floor, combinations and stylized movements
      *If you don’t have shoes, let us know and we will lend them to you for this week!*
      Dress Code:
      Comfortable fitted dance clothes such as track pants or shorts and a tank top or t-shirt, ballet and tap shoes.
      Lunch Supervision Service: available for students enrolled in 101 Ballet, Jazz & Tap and Intro to Musical Theatre, no cost associated with this service, students must bring lunch, healthy snacks, and water. *peanuts free please*
      Instructors: Kayla Erlandson, Leah Perry, Tenielle Park
      Location: Clearwater Studio

      7000805
      Mon, Tue, Wed, Thu, Fri from Jul 15 to Jul 19 (5 Sessions)
      09:00 AM-12:00 PM
      Pool View Room - #2 - Clearwater Room
    • Intro. to Musical Theatre Jul 15 to Jul 19 01:00 PM-04:00 PM Available
      Intro. to Musical Theatre
      No experience required (Level 1)
      Ages: 6 – 12 years old
      This class will introduce students to the fabulous and magical world of Musical Theatre! Enjoy dancing, acting and singing while trying our costumes in a fun environment that promotes collaboration and creativity.
      Dress Code:
      T- Shirt and shorts, comfortable shoes
      Lunch Supervision Service: available for students enrolled in 101 Ballet, Jazz & Tap and Intro to Musical Theatre, no cost associated with this service, students must bring lunch, healthy snacks, and water. *peanuts free please*
      Instructor: Kayla Erlandson
      Location: Christina Studio


      7000806
      Mon, Tue, Wed, Thu, Fri from Jul 15 to Jul 19 (5 Sessions)
      01:00 PM-04:00 PM
      Fitness Studio
    • Ballet, Jazz & Acro 101 Jul 15 to Jul 19 01:00 PM-04:00 PM Available
      101 Ballet, Jazz & Acro:
      No experience required (Level 1)
      Ages: 6 – 12 years old
      Want to try your very first Ballet, Jazz and Acro class? This is a fun introduction to the foundation of these three dance disciplines. Dancers will be exploring jumps, turns, kicks, floor work, across the floor, combinations and stylized movements
      *If you don’t have shoes, let us know and we will lend them to you for this week!*
      Dress Code:
      Comfortable fitted dance clothes such as track pants or shorts and a tank top or t-shirt, ballet shoes.
      Instructors: Kayla Erlandson and Leah Perry
      Location: Clearwater Studio

      7000816
      Mon, Tue, Wed, Thu, Fri from Jul 15 to Jul 19 (5 Sessions)
      01:00 PM-04:00 PM
      Pool View Room - #2 - Clearwater Room
    • Dance Intensive: Session I Jul 22 to Jul 26 09:00 AM-04:00 PM Available
      Dance Intensive: Session I
      Experience required: Level 2 and 3
      Ages: 7 – 18 years old
      *Students will be divided between two or three studios, taking in consideration their age and experience*
      * All students will meet in the Clearwater Studio the first day of camp at 9:00am*
      A variety of dance genres will be performed including Ballet, Contemporary, Jazz, Hip Hop and Tap among others. This is a great opportunity for dancers looking to take their training to the next level.
      Emphasis of this camp is the process of 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 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. *No Peanut Products, Please!*
      Instructors: Kelli Stewart, Nicole Armstrong and Leah Perry



      7000808
      Mon, Tue, Wed, Thu, Fri from Jul 22 to Jul 26 (5 Sessions)
      09:00 AM-04:00 PM
      Pool View Room - #2 - Clearwater Room
    • Acro Summer Dance Intensive: Group 2 Jul 29 to Aug 02 11:00 AM-01:00 PM Available
      Acro Summer Dance Intensive: Group 2
      Experience required: Level 2 and 3
      Group 2: 11 – 16 years old
      Time: 11:00am – 1:00pm
      Come out and continue to develop your Acrobatic skills this summer! Improve your strength, flexibility, conditioning, handstands & balances, limbering & contortion tumbling, and partnering.
      Dress Code:
      Dance shorts, form fitting dance wear (bare legs), hair pulled back, no shoes.
      Instructor: Darlene Horbachewski
      Location: Christina Studio


      7000811
      Mon, Tue, Wed, Thu, Fri from Jul 29 to Aug 02 (5 Sessions)
      11:00 AM-01:00 PM
      Fitness Studio
    • Acro Summer Dance Intensive: Group 1 Jul 29 to Aug 02 09:00 AM-11:00 AM Available
      Acro Summer Dance Intensive: Group 1
      Experience required: Level 2 and 3
      Group 1: 5 – 10 years old
      Time: 9:00am – 11:00am
      Come out and continue to develop your Acrobatic skills this summer! Improve your strength, flexibility, conditioning, handstands & balances, limbering & contortion tumbling, and partnering.
      Dress Code:
      Dance shorts, form fitting dance wear (bare legs), hair pulled back, no shoes
      Instructor: Darlene Horbachewski
      Location: Christina Studio
      7000810
      Mon, Tue, Wed, Thu, Fri from Jul 29 to Aug 02 (5 Sessions)
      09:00 AM-11:00 AM
      Fitness Studio
    • Little Dancer Boot Camp Aug 06 to Aug 09 09:30 AM-12:00 PM Available
      Little Dancer Boot Camp:
      Some experience required (Level 2)
      Ages: 5 – 7 years old
      This intensive camp is designed for young dancers wanting to grow their technique, musicality and performance skills. Classes will include Ballet, Jazz Technique, Lyrical, and Musical Theatre.
      Dress Code:
      Ladies: Pink ballet tights, tight-fitted dance wear, dance short, hair pulled back, ballet and jazz shoes
      Boys: Black shorts and white or black t-shirt, ballet and jazz shoes.
      What to Bring: Lunch, healthy snacks, and water. * No Peanut Products, Please! *
      Instructor: Tenielle Park
      Location: Clearwater Studio




      7000812
      Tue, Wed, Thu, Fri from Aug 06 to Aug 09 (4 Sessions)
      09:30 AM-12:00 PM
      Pool View Room - #2 - Clearwater Room
    • Trial Dance Days/New Students: Group 1 Aug 13 to Aug 15 09:00 AM-09:45 AM Available
      Trial Dance Days/New Students: Group 1
      FREE - For new little dancers
      Group 1: 3 years old
      Description: Join us for a free trial dance classes! Your little dancer will have the opportunity to explore music and movement in a welcoming and safe environment. This is a great opportunity to try our classes and see if your dance would like to join our dance season!
      Cost:
      Member: FREE
      Guest: FREE
      Dress Code:
      Ladies: Leggings or tight shorts, hair pulled back, no shoes
      Boys: Black shorts and white or black t-shirt, no shoes.
      Instructor: Kayla Erlandson and Leah Perry
      Location: Clearwater Studio




      7000813
      Tue, Wed, Thu from Aug 13 to Aug 15 (3 Sessions)
      09:00 AM-09:45 AM
      Pool View Room - #2 - Clearwater Room
    • Trial Dance Days/New Students: Group 2 Aug 13 to Aug 15 10:00 AM-11:00 AM Available
      Trial Dance Days/New Students: Group 2
      FREE - For new little dancers
      Group 2: 4 years old
      Join us for a free trial dance classes! Your little dancer will have the opportunity to explore music and movement in a welcoming and safe environment. This is a great opportunity to try our classes and see if your dance would like to join our dance season!
      Cost:
      Member: FREE
      Guest: FREE
      Dress Code:
      Ladies: Leggings or tight shorts, hair pulled back, no shoes
      Boys: Black shorts and white or black t-shirt, no shoes.
      Instructor: Kayla Erlandson and Leah Perry
      Location: Clearwater Studio




      7000814
      Tue, Wed, Thu from Aug 13 to Aug 15 (3 Sessions)
      10:00 AM-11:00 AM
      Pool View Room - #2 - Clearwater Room
    • Trial Dance Days/New Students: Group 3 Aug 13 to Aug 15 11:00 AM-12:00 PM Available
      Trial Dance Days/New Students: Group 3
      FREE - For new little dancers
      Group 3: 5 years old
      Join us for a free trial dance classes! Your little dancer will have the opportunity to explore music and movement in a welcoming and safe environment. This is a great opportunity to try our classes and see if your dance would like to join our dance season!
      Cost:
      Member: FREE
      Guest: FREE
      Dress Code:
      Ladies: Leggings or tight shorts, hair pulled back, no shoes
      Boys: Black shorts and white or black t-shirt, no shoes.
      Instructor: Kayla Erlandson and Leah Perry
      Location: Clearwater Studio





      7000815
      Tue, Wed, Thu from Aug 13 to Aug 15 (3 Sessions)
      11:00 AM-12:00 PM
      Pool View Room - #2 - Clearwater Room
    • Dancer's Edge: Advanced Conditioning & Training Aug 12 to Aug 16 09:00 AM-04:00 PM Available
      Dancer's Edge: Advanced Conditioning & Training:
      Experience required: Level 3
      Ages: 7 – 18 years old
      This intensive program is designed to kick start your dance season and give your technique the edge! Whether you are planning on doing a ballet exam in the fall, or you are wanting to have your strongest competitive or festival season, this is program is for you.
      *Students will be divided between two or three studios, taking in consideration their age and experience*
      * All students will meet in the Clearwater Studio the first day of camp at 9:00am*
      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 required to bring ballet and tap shoes; as well as clean indoor runners.
      What to Bring: Lunch, healthy snacks, and water. *No Peanut Products, Please!*
      Instructors: Kelli Stewart and Nicole Armstrong
      Location: Clearwater and Christina Studios

      7000817
      Mon, Tue, Wed, Thu, Fri from Aug 12 to Aug 16 (5 Sessions)
      09:00 AM-04:00 PM
      Pool View Room - #2 - Clearwater Room
    • Dance Intensive: Session II Aug 19 to Aug 23 09:00 AM-04:00 PM Available
      Dance Intensive: Session II
      Experience required: Level 2 and 3
      Ages: 7 – 18 years old
      *Students will be divided between two or three studios, taking in consideration their age and experience*
      * All students will meet in the Clearwater Studio the first day of camp at 9:00am*
      Description: A variety of dance genres will be performed including Ballet, Contemporary, Jazz, Hip Hop and Tap among others. This is a great opportunity for dancers looking to take their training to the next level.
      Emphasis of this camp is the process of learning and developing skills both artistically and technically.
      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 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. * No Peanut Products, Please*
      Instructors: Kelli Stewart, Nicole Armstrong and Leah Perry




      7000809
      Mon, Tue, Wed, Thu, Fri from Aug 19 to Aug 23 (5 Sessions)
      09:00 AM-04:00 PM
      Pool View Room - #2 - Clearwater Room