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WINTER SESSION

January 9-March 25, 2023

REGISTRATION NOW OPEN!

Looking for a session of dance without signing up for the whole season? Try a winter session class! Monday classes are 10 weeks (no classes February 20 for Louis Riel Day) and all other days are 11 weeks with no interruptions.

Please read below for class details. If you have any questions please email bendacroacademy@gmail.com or call 431-792-5678.

Prices are listed below with the class descriptions. Please add a once yearly registration fee of $35. The registration fee covers insurance and administration fees and is charged once per season. If you are already registered this season (Sept 2022 onward) you do not have to pay the registration fee again.

Current full season students can take session-based classes at a 50% discount! Example: Acro students on Mondays can take Kids Intro to Dance for $90 instead of the full price of $180. If you would like to take advantage of this offer please email bendacroacademy@gmail.com prior to paying so we can apply the discount for you.

MONDAYS

January 9-March 20, 2023

10 week session with no classes February 20 for Louis Riel Day.

Kids Intro to Dance: A beginner-friendly class that allows kids to try various dance styles including ballet, jazz, tap, and hip hop. Students spend 2-3 weeks on each genre. This class is perfect for kids who have an interest in dance but aren’t sure what styles they would enjoy. It’s a short-term commitment that allows kids to have fun sampling a variety of styles.

  • Mondays 5:15-6:15pm – Ages 9-12
  • Mondays 6:15-7:15 – Ages 6-8
  • $180 + GST
  • Students are not required to have specific dancewear or footwear for these classes. Please come with socks and clean indoor runners. If your child has access to ballet slippers, jazz shoes, or tap shoes please bring them but do not feel obliged to purchase dance shoes for this class.
    • Please send your child to class wearing a bodysuit (any colour) with tights, leggings, or shorts OR a fitted shirt with leggings, sweats, or shorts.
    • Long hair to be worn tied back.
    • For ballet and jazz socks will do.
    • For hip hop please have clean indoor runners.
    • For tap we will have shoes available for the kids to borrow or students can tap in their runners. If you have access to a pair of tap shoes please bring them but please do not feel obliged to purchase tap shoes if you don’t own any.

TUESDAYS

January 10-March 21, 2023

11 week session with no interruptions.

Kids Hip Hop: Pick up some sweet new dance moves! Hip hop is an energetic & fun style that kids love learning. No previous experience necessary.

  • Tuesdays 5:15-6:15pm – Ages 6-8
  • Tuesdays 6:15-7:15 – Ages 9-12
  • $198 + GST
  • Please send your child to class wearing comfortable and flexible clothing with clean, non-marking, indoor runners.

Teen/Adult Beginner Hip Hop: A beginner-friendly class to learn the basics of hip hop. No previous experience necessary, just come ready to learn and have fun!

  • Tuesdays 7:15-8:15pm
  • Ages 13+
  • $165 + GST
  • Please come comfortably dressed wearing clean, non-marking, indoor runners.

*SPECIAL PROMO!* Students registered for any winter session Teen/Adult class can join a second Teen/Adult winter session class for 50% off! (Ex. Join Adult Flexibility for $69 instead of $138!) If you would like to take advantage of this offer please email bendacroacademy@gmail.com prior to paying so we can apply the discount for you.


Teen/Adult Beginner Tap: A completely beginner-friendly introduction to tap dancing. Ideal for those with very little or no prior tap experience. It’s never too late to learn!

  • Tuesdays 6:15-7:15pm
  • Ages 13+
  • $165 + GST
  • Tap shoes required – any style, colour, or brand.
    • New shoes can be found locally at Harlequin (395 Hargrave) or DancePlus (844 McLeod) or online.
    • Second hand shoes are often available on Facebook Marketplace or Kijiji.
  • Please come comfortably dressed.

*SPECIAL PROMO!* Students registered for any winter session Teen/Adult class can join a second Teen/Adult winter session class for 50% off! (Ex. Join Adult Flexibility for $69 instead of $138!) If you would like to take advantage of this offer please email bendacroacademy@gmail.com prior to paying so we can apply the discount for you.


Adult Flexibility: Improve your flexibility and mobility with this beginner-friendly class. Increase your range or motion and reduce tension across your body. This class is designed to be inclusive and all ages, fitness levels, and body-types welcome. Every exercise can be modified to suit participants individual needs.

  • Tuesdays 7:15-8:00pm
  • Ages 18+
  • $138 + GST
  • Please come wearing comfortable & flexible clothing.
  • Class can be done in socks or bare feet.

*SPECIAL PROMO!* Students registered for any winter session Teen/Adult class can join a second Teen/Adult winter session class for 50% off! (Ex. Take Adult Flexibility for $69 instead of $138 when you register for TeenAdult Beginner Tap or Hip Hop!) If you would like to take advantage of this offer please email bendacroacademy@gmail.com prior to paying so we can apply the discount for you.


WEDNESDAYS

January 11-March 23, 2023

11 week session with no interruptions.

Kids Ballet/Jazz: Both ballet and jazz in one class! Develop strength and technique that carry across many dance styles. No previous experience necessary.

  • Wednesdays 5:30-6:30pm – Ages 6-8
  • Wednesdays 7:15-8:15 – Ages 9-12
  • $198 + GST
  • Please dress in comfortable flexible clothing that is not overly baggy and wear long hair tied back. This class can be done in socks, ballet slippers, or jazz shoes.

SATURDAYS

January 14-March 25, 2023

11 week session with no interruptions.

Kids Tap: Learn tap fundamentals and how to make music with your feet! Tap shoes available to borrow or students can bring their own. If your student would like to borrow a pair for your student please email us their size so we can set a pair aside for them. No previous experience necessary.

  • Saturdays 11:00-12:00 – Ages 9-12
  • $198 + GST
  • Please dress in comfortable flexible clothing and wear long hair tied back.

Kids Ballet: Ballet helps develop grace, poise, and body control. Learn the classic and timeless art of ballet dance! No previous experience necessary.

  • Saturdays 1:00-2:00 – Ages 6-8
  • $198 + GST
  • Please dress in a leotard (any colour) and tan or pink tights and ballet slippers. Long hair should be worn tied back in a bun or ponytail.

Zumba Classes

Join Lis from Pura Vida Wellness for Zumba classes hosted at Bend Academy!

  • Zumba – Monday evenings 7:30-8:30pm (September 19-December 5)

Visit https://www.puravidawinnipeg.com/ for all the details and online registration!

Drop In Classes

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