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. 
  • Canadian Dance Assembly - Promotes a healthy, sustainable environment in which professional dance practice can grow and thrive. 



AFA News

Economic Data for Canadian Culture Released

On May 11, Statistics Canada released Culture Satellite Account (CSA) economic data for the Canadian arts, culture and sport sectors from 2010 – 2014,...

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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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Art Opportunities

City of St. Albert hiring Professional Programming Presenter

We are recruiting for a Professional Programming Presenter to cover a term assignment in Cultural Services. As the Professional Programming Presenter ...

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Trickster Theatre hiring Temporary Video Manager

Trickster Theatre is looking to add a Video Manager to our team for a large upcoming project, Canada 150 - The Many Faces of Canada...

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City of St. Albert hiring Cultural Programming Manager

As Alberta's 'Botanical Arts City', St. Albert is a community renowned for its botanical arts, its commitment to a green lifestyle and the cultivation...

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Artist Manager Bootcamp

Alberta Music is teaming up with Canada’s Music Incubator (CMI) to present a two-day Artist Manager Bootcamp the weekend of August 20-21, 2016 at the ...

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IN-Justice Arts Equity Training Intensive

The Calgary Congress for Equity & Diversity in the Arts (CCEDA) invites diverse agents of change to join us in an innovative, 6-day training intensive...

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