Experience Dance

Alberta is home to a community of outstanding dancers and choreographers, dedicated to their craft and passionate in their instruction and performance.

Ballet, jazz, hip-hop, Ukrainian, contemporary, ballroom – Alberta’s dance community has something for everyone!

Looking to connect? 

  • The Candance Network - A pan-Canadian affiliation for developing the contemporary arts in our communities. 
  • CyberDance - Over 3,500 links to classical ballet and modern dance resources.
  • Dance Films Association - An information clearinghouse and meeting ground for the user, producer, and distributor of dance films and videos.
  • Alberta Dance Alliance - As a provincial service organziation the  Alberta Dance Alliance is your portal to everything dance related in Alberta!
  • Dance Across Canada - A Canada Council for the Arts initiative attempting to track dance across the country. 



AFA News

Alberta Budget 2016

On April 14, Alberta's government released details of Budget 2016. AFA funding remains strong and stable for this upcoming year....

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Communiqué from the Canadian Public Arts Funders (CPAF)

Joan Udell, AFA Board Chair, Jeffrey Anderson, Executive Director, and Helen Chimirri-Russell, Director Arts Development, joined representatives of ar...

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AFA 2014-2015 Annual Report Now Available

The AFA 2014-2015 Annual Report is now available. Click for more information....

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Arts Impact Rural Alberta

Arts Impact Rural Alberta focuses on AFA support of the arts in Alberta’s communities of 25,000 people or fewer, including information on individual a...

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Arts Impact Alberta 2014

The AFA is pleased to announce the release of Arts Impact Alberta 2014: Ripple Effects from the Arts Sector. See how the arts sector impacted Alberta ...

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AFA Art Collection E-Cards Are Available!

Send a friend or loved one an E-card with amazing artwork from the AFA art collection! Send one of 12 amazing works representing the excellence and di...

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Get to Know Your Alberta Artists!

If you’re interested in getting to know some of your resident artists across the artistic disciplines, the AFA's Artist Profiles is a window into Albe...

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Art Opportunities

100 in 1 day Call for Artists

The activation team with Edmonton Economic Development (EEDC) is developing opportunities to drive Edmonton’s 52 week calendar, creating constant acti...

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Gallery at Milner Call for Submissions

The Edmonton Public Library invites emerging artists working in any two-dimensional or three-dimensional medium to submit proposals to show art work i...

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Call for Participation for Trans Trans Exhibition

What is your gender? Why does it matter? Where, and to whom? How do you show it? live it? How do others see it? Do you have just one? This is a call t...

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The New Gallery hiring Resource Centre Intern

The New Gallery (TNG) is a charitable artist-run centre in Calgary, Alberta. TNG is committed to providing opportunities and venues for artists that f...

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Culture Days Registration is Now Open!

It’s time to register your 2016 Culture Days activities! Register and publish an activity by May 31 and you could win* a professionally edited video ...

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