ūüďć2009 39th Ave. N. E. ¬∑ Calgary, T2E 6R7

‚úČÔłŹ¬†info@inspire-dance.com¬† ‚úÜ (403) 279-4807

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Welcome to Inspire Dance Arts.

We have been operating in Northeast Calgary for the last 34 years! 

‚ě§ Teaching the love of dance to your child in a happy, healthy and safe environment.
‚ě§ Proudly a non-competitive, exam and performance based studio.¬†

Your child will receive:

  • high quality instruction,
  • physical activity,
  • personal care and attention,
  • a safe and comfortable environment
  • build self confidence and ability.

You child's journey can start at 1 years old (just learning to walk) and conclude with achieving advanced levels of dance and becoming a certified teacher. 

‚ėě Come be a part of a team where friendships are formed and life skills are learned!




Pink Ballet
Ages 9+
6:30 - 7:15

Acro Tech
Ages 6+
5:45 - 6:15

Musical Theatre
Ages 9+
7:15 - 8:00

Pink Acro
Ages 9+
6:15 - 7:15


Pink Hip Hop
Ages 9+
7:15 - 8:00





Pink Tap
Ages 9+
6:15 - 7:00

Jazz Tech
Ages 6+
4:30 - 5:00

Pink Ballet
Ages 9+
7:00 - 7:45

Pink Jazz
Ages 9+
5:00 - 6:00


Pink Acro
Ages 9+
5:00 - 6:00




Acro Teal/Pink
Ages 6+
1:00 - 2:00


Pink Ballet
Ages 9+
2:00 - 2:45

Celebrate every moment!

Inspire is the perfect place for your child to dance! In this stage of your child's journey, we offer lessons for children 10 years old (grade 5) and up and the ability to attempt dance exams.

Our classes are taught by quality Inspire curriculum trained teachers who have a sincere love of teaching and who are overjoyed to share their passion of dance with your child.

6 reasons to choose Inspire for your child:

Observation Classes: You’ll never miss a step! Parents are invited to two observation weeks a year to observe your child's progress.
Real Dance Technique: Real dance unfolded magically and creatively through an inspired curriculum. We nurture correct technique, without the time-filling gimmicks.
Register without fear! We have a 14-DAY Money Back Guarantee: If for whatever reason your child does not LOVE our classes - simply withdraw for a FULL REFUND of class tuition fees paid within your 14-DAY Introductory Period (new students only).
Character Building in Every Class: It's about more than just great dance classes - it's about building character and enhancing lives. Learn skills like goal setting, the feeling of self satisfaction and perseverance and persistance
We want to give you and your child a great experience in dance: We offer a starting place for children, parents and teachers to nurture lasting, lifelong friendships, while we celebrate our steps together.

What happens in an Inspire class?

All of our classes follow a similar format and are packed full of variety, energy and fun.

  • Welcome & Warm Up
  • Skills & Technique
  • Across the Floor & Travelling Steps
  • Recital Prep & Choreography
  • Curtsey & Bow
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Pink Ballet- For dancers age 9+ or who have completed Ballet 2

These ballet classes are great for teaching and training ballet technique for fun or for professional futures. This level is full of fun exercises, themes and imaginative work that will teach and train ballet technique while being a load of  fun!  
  • This level will be offered in-school exams which are not mandatory.¬†
  • This class would also benefit from a stretch class to increase flexibility and strength.
  • This class will participate with a dance on-stage in the year end recital.


Pink Jazz - For dancers age 9+ or who have completed Jazz 1

In this structured class the dancers will learn to work with music, foundational technique and body awareness all while having fun and making new friends! The syllabus is a blend of ISTD modern exercises and ADAPT jazz to maximize learning of style, lines, and flexibility.  Exams are offered at this level and they will participate with a dance in the year end recital.
  • This class would also benefit from taking additional classes like leaps and turns, ballet or a stretch class to further strength and flexibility.¬†

Jazz Tech- For dancers ages 6+

This class is designed to improve leaps and true both in and out of the curriculum. This class will expose dancers to fun and exciting jumps and turns while helping them progress at a faster rate.

  • All students Registered in Jazz can take this class.¬†


Pink Tap - For dancers age 9+ or who have taken Tap 1

Tap will engage your child mentally and physically with style, challenging rhythms, different types of music and fun! Get your feet moving and the brain working while counting. This level uses ISTD  (Imperial Society of Teacher of Dance) work to get the best out of your dancer by maximizing their style and finding their groove. 
  • Exams are offered at this level¬†
  • This class will participate with a dance on-stage in the year end recital


Pink Acro- For dancers age 9+ or who have completed Acro 1 or a comparable level.

Acro (acrobatics) is a combination of gymnastic type movements with music and dance vocabulary. At this level, progression is based on flexibility and strength as well as the ability to safely and properly complete tricks. No matter your age, you will be placed at the teachers recommendation. All new dancers Ages 9+ should start at Pink Acro and then be assessed by the teacher in class to make sure their placement is correct.
  • Exams are offered at this level¬†
  • This class will participate with a dance on-stage in the year end recital
  • It is strongly recommended that all¬†Acro program¬†participants also take the acro stretch class.

Acro Tech- For all dancers ages 6+

Acro Stretch is a fun focused technique class to assist dancers in creating a healthy relationship with their bodies while strengthening and improving range of motion. Dancers will focus on improving front and side splits, shoulder and back flexibility and strengthening shoulders, core and legs. Dancers who have taken this class have improved at a faster rate! This class does not do exams or recital. 

Pink Hip hop- For all dancers age 9+ 

Is your child looking for upbeat, current and fun dance style?! Students will learn foundations in this urban styles such at popping, locking and street. They will also learn popular industry styles and trends.¬†PREREQUISITE ‚Äď MUST BE IN 1 OTHER TECHNICAL CLASSES
  • No Exams
  • This class will participate with a dance on-stage in the year end recital
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