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Dance at the School of Creative and Performing Arts

The Dance program at the School of Creative and Performing Arts combines rigour with experimentation, discipline with creativity, and reflection with passion. Reimagining artistry for the 21st Century, the BA in Dance offers both intensive studio training and inspired intellectual inquiry, providing first class preparation for a wide range of professional opportunities and vocations beyond graduation.

The Dance Division offers a number of programs that are unique in post-secondary dance education in Canada. You can earn a BFA for a focused study on Dance Performance and Choreography; you can combine a BA Dance degree with a Concentration in Dance Pedagogy or Dance Production; you can graduate with a combined BA Dance/B.Kinesiology degree specializing in Dance Science; or you can supplement your dance education by studying with the Professional Training Program at Decidedly Jazz Danceworks in Calgary.


BA Dance
BFA Dance
BA Dance / BKinesiology
Dance Pedagogy Concentration
Dance Production Concentration
Minor in Dance
DJD Professional Training Program


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Artists In Residence


NEW 2017 Courses for Non Majors

The School of Creative and Performing Arts has a wide variety of courses in all of our disciplines that are available to all undergraduate students on campus. They are a great way to enrich your current program and can be used to fulfill your Open Option requirements. See our latest offerings coming May-August 2017!

Upcoming Events for Dance

January 19 to February 3
March 15 to March 17