Fraser Valley Academy of Dance
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School Programs

Since opening in 2008, FVAD students under the direction of Mr. Carney have been accepted into full-time professional programs at Canada’s National Ballet School, Royal Winnipeg Ballet School, School of Alberta Ballet, Rambert Academy of Classical Ballet and Contemporary Dance, and the Randolph Academy of Performing Arts, as well as numerous international summer programs.

Pre-Professional Academy for the most serious ballet students.  Exceptional training in ballet, boys’ ballet & virtuosity, pointe, variations, modern, tap and contemporary, as well as classes in health&nutrition, dance history, music appreciation and pilates.  Students train from 1pm for 20+ hours each week, plus weekend rehearsals.  Performance opportunities throughout the year.   Download your Pre-Professional Application 2015-16.

Evening Intensive Program for dedicated students needing after-school training.  Students join the after-school hours portion of the Pre-Professional Program.  Selected students are entered into ISTD and RAD Graded and Vocational examinations. Registration for September opens April 1st for existing students and May 1st for new students.

Recreational Dance Classes are offered for students looking for dance classes for fun and fitness.  Registration for September opens May 1st   for existing students and May 15th for new students.

Musical Theatre School  Sing! Act! Dance! Perform in a Musical!  Junior and Senior divisions.  Registration for September opens May 1st for existing students and May 15th for new students.

Graduate Program for post-secondary students who have trained to a vocational dance level.  Approved post-secondary students attend a combination of Pre-Professional and Evening Intensive classes as part of their ongoing training.  Performance opportunities throughout the year.  Download your Graduate Application.

Upcoming Events

Feb 13 - Harlem Globe Trotters!

  1. FVAD contemporary students perform Blue Monday for the Half-time Show

  2. Abbotsford Sports Centre

  3. Discount tickets available to FVAD families - contact the office now!

Feb 28 - Chilliwack Symphony Orchestra & Chorus

  1. Cirque de la Musique

  2. Coast Hotel - Chilliwack

  3. FVAD performs Albinoni Adage

Mar 27-28 - Abbotsford Youth Orchestra

  1. FVAD performs Sorrowful Songs

  2. Gateway Church, Abbotsford

Apr 3-5 - Easter Performances

  1. FVAD performs Sorrowful Songs

  2. Easter Sunday, New Heights Church, Clarke Theatre, Mission

  3. Good Friday, Easter

  4. more details coming soon...

Check the Calendar page for more events

Access to accounts and online store

Purchase reserved seating tickets to our Nutcracker in December and Annual School Performances in June.

Tickets also on sale at the office.

Daily Academy students.

Master Class Level II

School Performance Photos

33219 1st Ave, Mission BC