Ballet Jörgen VDA

VDA Pre-Professional Program - Winter Session Coming Soon

Dance Training for ages 9 and up, grouped by age and skill level

VDA Pre-Professional Program

Winter Session Info Coming Soon!

The VDA Pre-Professional Program offers dancers the opportunity to train virtually with Canada’s Ballet Jörgen year-round. Dancers will take class with CBJ faculty to develop strong technique and artistry through a variety of dance styles which is supported by stretch, conditioning, and yoga classes to build strength and prevent injury.  All classes will take place via Zoom through which dancers will participate from their own locations. 

New to VDA and want to try a class? Click the ‘Apply Here’!

*Current students are those who have participated in any previous VDA sessions.

Ballet Jörgen VDA
Ballet Jörgen VDA
Ballet Jörgen VDA

Fall Session 2021

Session Dates: September 27 -December 13, 2021

This is a registered program (no drop-in classes).

Please scroll down for tuition fees and registration details.

We are still accepting registrations for Fall term!

This schedule is subject to change. Please note that classes will require four students to run.

All classes are taught by our diverse faculty of CBJ dancers and George Brown Dance faculty.

All classes will be chaperoned by CBJ staff who are there for administrative support.  

Private Lessons are available. Please reach out to Nina Milanovski, auditions@balletjorgen.ca, for details.

Dancers will be taken through a ballet barre and some center work which will focus on developing strong ballet technique.

Tuesdays
Ballet, Ages 12-14 – 6:00-7:15pm EDT

Fridays
Ballet, Ages 13+ – 4:45-6:00pm EDT

Dancers will focus on pointe work at the barre to build and maintain the strength and technique required for pointe work. Students who have not started on pointe are welcome to register and take class in their flat shoes in order to prepare for starting on pointe. Students will be split into Pointe level 1 or Pointe level 2 at the discretion of the Education Manager.

Tuesdays
Pointe, All Ages (lvl 1 and 2) – 7:20-7:50pm EDT

Private Lessons are available to all VDA pre-professional students who are currently registered for at least one class per week. These lessons are scheduled on a first come first serve basis. Private lessons are available as 20, 30, and 45 minute options. For more information, please reach out to Nina Milanovski (auditions@balletjorgen.ca).

 

Tuition Fees

Fall Session tuition fees are based on the total registered class hours per week over the 9-week session (October 12-December 13, 2021). Please add up your total class hours per week and calculate your remaining fees owing based on the chart below.

*If registering siblings, please contact Nadia Spaziani (cbjeducation@balletjorgen.ca) for sibling fee information.


Private Lessons

20 minutes = $30.00 +HSt
30 minutes = $40.00 +HST
45 minutes = $60.00 +HST

Registration

All new students to the VDA Pre-Professional Program must complete an application form. Please click the New Students – Apply Here button below. Once completed and if accepted to the program, you will receive an email with details on how to register and pay for classes.

We are offering a trial week for our Fall Session. Pay a $60.00 (+HST) deposit fee and get unlimited access to classes to find the ones that work for you!

Questions, didn’t get the zoom link, or having tech trouble during your class? Please reach out to vda@balletjorgen.ca.

*Current students are those who have participated in any previous VDA session.

For program information, please contact Nadia Spaziani, cbjeducation@balletjorgen.ca