A World of Dance

Interested in taking a dance class? Calgary embraces the traditional, the modern and everything in between. There are hundreds of dance schools, academies, teachers, classes and venues in the city for training at all ages and levels.

The University of Calgary even offers a bachelor’s program in dance.

Feature: Alberta Ballet

Alberta Ballet is Canada’s third-largest company and is the jewel of Calgary dance, internationally renowned for its moving and stunning performances.

The company, at the forefront of new ballet choreography, has 31 classically trained professional dancers from Australia, Canada, England, France, Japan, Italy, Korea and the United States.

Performances run from September to May at the Southern Alberta Jubilee Auditorium and on international stages.