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!

AFA News

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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New funding for flood-affected arts and nonprofit groups

Arts and nonprofit organizations impacted by the June 2013 floods are eligible for additional funding to assist in their rebuilding efforts. ...

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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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AFA pledges $50,000 to Alberta Arts Flood Rebuild Fund

The Alberta Foundation for the Arts (AFA) has pledged $50,000 in matching funding for individual donations to the Alberta Arts Flood Rebuild Fund. The...

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Alberta Arts Flood Rebuild

Donors interested in helping artists and arts organizations impacted by the recent southern Alberta floods can have their donations to the Alberta Art...

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AFA Splash Contest

Congratulations to our AFA Splash Prize Winners! Following a lengthy public voting period that saw over 2400 votes, we have our three prize winners! ...

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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, check out the AFA Arts Forms pages to get a gli...

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Art Opportunities

Robertson-Wesley United Church Call To Artists

The artist-in-residence program at Robertson-Wesley United Church is offered through the Spiritual Arts Collective, an outreach program that started i...

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Peace Hills Trust Native Art Contest

Every year, since 1982, Peace Hills Trust hosts an Annual Native Art Contest in support of our rich Native Culture. The winner’s piece is then feature...

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CTV Edmonton Vintage Tee Design Contest

To celebrate our 60th anniversary this fall, we're challenging YOU to create an amazing vintage t-shirt design. We'll select 5 awesome designs and cre...

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Town of Stony Plain Call for Artists

The Town of Stony Plain Cultural Roundtable is seeking proposals from artists or artist teams to design, develop and paint a community mural at the St...

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Town of Okotoks Hiring Education Program Specialist

Tired of the big City life? Want to experience “small town” living? The Town of Okotoks is located 15 minutes south of Calgary, and we are committed t...

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