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Competition Attendance Rule

Competition Attendance Rule

Competition Policy: Being a competitive dancer requires a lot of commitment.  Teachers and fellow students rely on everyone showing up and being prepared to work in classes and extra rehearsals. The Competition Attendance Rule: Attendance at all events and rehearsals are compulsory unless otherwise stated.  If the dancer and/or parents are not in attendance, the dancer may be removed from competition/performance at no cost to the studio.  This attendance rule will be referred to where it applies. If teachers…

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Fundraising Activities

Fundraising Activities

Cash Calendar Tickets are now on Sale until October 26. 1 ticket for $10.00 gives you a chance to win $20.00 each week day of November or $50 on each Saturday or $100 on each Sunday or $1,000 on November 30! New this year we will be doing a draw for 2 tickets to anywhere West Jet Flies on October 31. Contact the studio at info@pureenergydancefoundation.com for your ticket. Crafters It’s time to start thinking about the Christmas craft…

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Acro

Acro Back Bend from Splits

Acro Dance is a physically demanding activity that combines dance technique with acrobatic elements and is great for students looking to enhance their agility, flexibility, & strength.  This class is an important part of our competitive dancers training program, but is also great for children looking for a weekly physically demanding activity that increasing strength and confident. Ready to sign up? Click here!

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Contemporary

contemporary jump

Contemporary dance is a creative style of expressive dance which combines elements of several dance styles including modern, jazz, lyrical, and classical ballet.  This style of dance stresses versatility and improvisation, unlike the strict, structured nature of ballet. Contemporary dancers focus on floorwork, using gravity as a tool to move their bodies. Ready to sign up? Click here!

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Lyrical

Our lyrical photoshoot

This choreography-based class is for elementary and higher level dancers who want to give voice to their feelings, passion and emotion. Lyrical dance incorporates jazz, ballet and modern dance techniques and is known for its expressiveness and musicality. Ready to sign up? Click here!

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Tap

tap

Once your dancer starts tapping, they won’t want to stop!  This style of dances put the dancer in control of the rhythm and beat.  Classes begin by teaching the basic step to help develop a foundation that leads to a deep understanding of phrasing, rhythm and co-ordination. Ready to sign up? Click here!

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Jazz

jazz jump

Jazz dance is a energetic class that helps increase flexibility, strength, control, musicality and confidence.  Dancers will learn various styles of jazz to help develop a well-rounded foundation for increasingly more complex and intricate work.  This class includes a warm-up, stretches, isolations, across-the-floor work and combinations.   Ready to sign up? Click here

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Pointe

pointe photoshoot

For intermediate to advanced level students.  Being fitted for your first pair of pointe shoes is often the highlight of many dancers careers.  This class includes barre and centre work to strengthen the feet and ankles, learn placement, and increase flexibility as they develop pointe work skills. (Note: Students will not begin pointe work without the approval of the artistic director to ensure safety and appropriate development.) Ready to sign up? Click here!

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Ballet

ballet photoshoot

The foundation of all dance technique begins with ballet.  Learn to stand with confidence, move with precision and develop accurate posture and alignment gaining poise, grace, confidence and strength.  Ballet also teaches commitment, determination and body awareness.  Classes are available for both recreational and competitive dancers, ages 6+. Ready to sign up? Click here!

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Happy Feet

ballet shoes happy feet class

For ages 4-5, our Happy Feet class begins to explore basic ballet and tap movement with a special emphasis on interactive movement games, imaginative mimes, singing and story telling. Classes are 45 minutes once a week.  This class is perfect for children who are ready or almost-ready to start school, and gives them a perfect opportunity to socialize, follow directions and learn how to be part of a team.   Ready to register? Click here.  

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Tiny Toes

tiny toes ballet photoshoot

For ages 3-4, our tiny toes class is full of fun and is a great way to introduce dance and music into your child’s life.  The class provides and important opportunity to socialize and helps prepare children to start school.  Watch your child gallop, skip, spin and jump with a huge smile on their face where every class is a journey brimming with excitement, exploration and learning. Along the way, our dancers improve co-ordination and musicality, develop new skills,…

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Hip Hop

Rec Hip Hop head Stand

Whether your child is dying to rock the floor and show off their mad style or they want an opportunity to dance without the formal attire; Hip Hop dance is powerful and electrifying. Students will learn about the history, music, culture, and styles that makes Hip Hop one of the most popular styles today. This class helps develop individuality by allowing each student the opportunity to exhibit their uniqueness and personal style. They are encouraged to let their voice…

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Megan Wysiecki

          Megan has been dancing at Pure Energy for years in an abundance of genres and has found great success in her passion. Growing up alongside an amazing faculty, she has always wanted to become a dance teacher herself, to motivate your students to achieve their goals. In the last two years, Megan has been able to make this dream of hers a reality and is continuously learning and growing from this new experience. She…

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