#203 3403 30th Ave. Vernon, BC, V1T 2E3

Dance Classes

At Vision dance we strive to make every class a safe & comforting place for students to grow confident in their bodies as well as fall in love with dance. We believe dance is meant to be a balance of fun & learning & we support our dancers in all their accomplishments in class.

Please note not all classes run at the same time, see the schedule for which classes are in session.

RAD Ballet: 

These classes provide a starting point for ages 5+ to progress through the carefully graded work of The Royal Academy of Dance syllabus. Students will have the opportunity to participate in RAD Ballet exams in the spring.

Street Dance:

This is an open dance class for ages 6+. Class consists of a funky warm-up, floor-work and choreography. Students dance to the latest popular music, in a fun environment filled with swirling lights/lasers. This is a great class for anyone looking to just have fun while dancing.

Junior Performance Program:

This program is a collection of Hip Hop, Tap & Modern classes, for selected students. Ballet is not required for this program but is highly recommended! Performance students will participate in varying local performances such as Football Half-time shows, Sunshine Festival and more, as well as participating in dance competitions. This program requires exemplary attendance as well as commitment to extra rehearsals. Ages 9+

Junior Hip Hop:

This is a competitive dance class for Ages 9+. Class consists of a funky warm-up, floor-work and choreography. Students will perform at competition and in the Year End Show.

Junior Tap:

This is a competitive beginner - Intermediate level class. Students begin with an across the floor warm-up, moving onto more advanced steps, centre work and choreography. Ages 8+.

Junior Modern:

This dance class combines classical technique and abstract movements, giving students the opportunity to expand their abilities both physically and mentally. Emphasis on natural movement and expression. Classes begin with stretching and strengthening, moving into across the floor exercises and choreography. Ages 9+.

Junior Ballet:

Ages 9+. This is a beginner ballet class for students who wish to learn ballet recreationally.  RAD syllabus is taught, but no exams required. The perfect class for students looking to learn Ballet at a later age. Class consists of barre and centre work, as well as dance choreography for the Year End Show.

Junior Hoop Dance:

This is a beginner dance class to Hoop Dance. Students will learn basic Hula Hooping and more advanced hoop “tricks”, as well as how to connect their movement with the music to create a dance. Hoops are provided, but students are welcome to bring their own. Ages 6-10.

Teen Hoop Dance:

This is a beginner-Intermediate level class to Hoop Dance. Students will learn basic Hula Hooping and more advanced hoop “tricks”, as well as how to connect their movement with the music to create a dance. Hoops are provided, but students are welcome to bring their own. Ages 11+.

Adult Classes:

As an adult we understand that it can be difficult to commit to regular classes. Join one of our 8-week classes or sign up for a 5-Class Punch Pass.

Each session style varies so stay tuned for the dance class that suits you!

Class styles include: Ballet Barre, Zumba, Contemporary, Tap, Hip Hop, Hoop Dance.

Zumba:

This is an intermittent cardio dance class, to Latin style music. Students follow along through choreographed songs, in a fun environment filled with swirling lights/lasers. This class is for anyone looking to improve their cardio while having fun! Forget the workout, join the party!

Adult Tap:

This popular dance form enables students to enjoy an immediate response to the sounds and rhythm of Tap. Class begins with a warm-up moving into traveling steps, and choreography.  Ages 18+.

Level 1 - This class is for adults with little to no tap experience.

Level 2 - This class is for adults with 2+ years experience with tap.

Spice up the Night:
Join this fun filled class & feel confident going out for a night on the town! Class begins with a Zumba warm-up to get the heart pumping, followed by body isolation & hip hop moves, finishing up with some dance choreography. Bring your friends & have a blast in this fantastic dance class.
Ages 18+
Pre-School Dance: 

This dance class is for students ages 3-5. An introduction to RAD ballet technique, students learn the basics of ballet in a fun, positive environment, as well as choreography for the Year End Show.

Kinder Tap:

This is a beginner level class. This popular dance form enables students to enjoy an immediate response to the sounds and rhythm of Tap, while improving coordination. Students begin with an across the floor warm-up, moving onto centre work and choreography. Ages 4+.

Intermediate Hip Hop:

This is a competitive dance class for ages 13+. Class consists of a funky warm-up, floor-work and choreography. Students will perform at competition and in the Year End Show.

Performance Program:

This program is a collection of Ballet, Jazz, Tap & Modern classes, for selected students. Performance students will participate in varying local performances such as Football Half-Time Shows, Winter Light Up, Sunshine Festival and more, as well as participating in dance competitions. This program requires exemplary attendance as well as commitment to extra rehearsals. Ages 13+

Performance Modern:

This dance class combines classical technique and abstract movements, giving students the opportunity to expand their abilities both physically and mentally. Emphasis on natural movement and expression. Classes begin with stretching and strengthening, moving into across the floor exercises and choreography. Ages 13+.

Performance Tap:

This is a competitive Intermediate - Advanced level class. Students begin with an across the floor warm-up, moving onto more advanced steps, centre work and choreography. Ages 13+.

Performance Jazz:

Designed for the student who wants a more contemporary approach to dance. Classes begin with a warm-up and strengthening exercises, moving into specific jazz techniques and choreography. Ages 13+.

Technique:

This class is a focus on improving flexibility, strength, posture, & dance technique. Classes begin with stretching & strengthening exercises, moving on to across the floor steps & combinations, as well as working on classic ballet & jazz turns & jumps. This class is open to both beginner & advanced level students.

Ages 10+

This class is free to students taking 4 or more classes per week.

Family Dance:

This dance class is for students ages 2-5 & their Parents/Grandparents/Aunts, Uncles. An introduction to rhythm, physical control, and co-operation with others to use the body as an expressive movement. Class will demonstrate a fusion of basic Ballet/Jazz/Tap technique. This unique class allows students to learn dance basics with the comfort of having a family member to participate with.

Ballet Barre:
This class is perfect for improving posture, flexibility,  strengthening core muscles, & reducing back & neck pain. Not your typical "barre" class, this class consists of ballet technique in the form of low impact exercises at the barre. Each exercise will have varying levels of difficulty to suit the abilities of each student, so whether you are a beginner to dance or are just looking to keep up with physical activity, this class is a great place to start.
Ages 18+

Adult Contemporary:

This dance class combines classical technique and abstract movements, giving students the opportunity to expand their abilities both physically and mentally. Emphasis on natural movement and expression. Classes begin with stretching and strengthening, moving into across the floor exercises and choreography. This class is great for improving flexibility & strength. This is an open level class, great for beginner & advanced students.

Ages 18+

Adult Hoop Dance:

This is a beginner-Intermediate level class to Hoop Dance. Students will learn basic Hula Hooping and more advanced hoop “tricks”, as well as how to connect their movement with the music to create a dance. Hoops are provided, but students are welcome to bring their own. Ages 18+.