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

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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AFA Budget 2015-16

As announced in the Government of Alberta 2015-16 budget, the AFA received a $26.6 million allocation from Alberta Culture and Tourism. ...

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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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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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Art Opportunities

Borealis Gallery Call for Curators

With approximately 2000 square feet of category-A gallery space, the Borealis Gallery is Edmonton’s newest art and heritage exhibition space. We are n...

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The Carrot hiring Volunteer Coordinator/Event Planner

The Volunteer Coordinator / Event Planner will report to the Arts on the Ave Executive Director and The Carrot Community Arts Coffeehouse Operations M...

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Arts on the Ave hiring Arts Administrator

Arts on the Ave is a community based, grassroots initiative ngaged in developing 118th avenue as the Community Arts Avenue of Edmonton. Their small no...

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AFA Grant Writing One-on-One Consultations in Calgary

Arts Development Consultants Barb Mah and Jason Flammia are hosting one-on-one consultation sessions in Calgary on August 6....

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The New Gallery Call for Submissions

The New Gallery (TNG) is seeking submissions for an upcoming thematic group show focusing on the topic of surveillance, and its effects on privacy and...

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