604-485-0023
4871 Joyce Ave Unit #101, Powell River, BC
Cross Roads Village ~ Behind Quality Foods

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Acro
Acro Dance

Sheridan Dance Academy, prides itslef on safe, efficient, and progressive teaching methods.
Easily our students "favorite" class of the week! A fun, active class that challenges the kids and helps them grow while having a ball.
This exciting class focuses on the ADAPT Acro Syllabus.  We are excited to share our knowledge of this fantastic training program with SDA dancers ages 3 and up.

Acro is for Dancers ages 3+
Taught by Mariah Sheridan Runions, Kindree Melrose, and Chloe Head

Grooming & Attire:
Bodysuit and stirrup or footless Tights, or bare legs, with bare feet.  Hair must be in a braid or ponytail



Jazz  - Powell River's Certified ADAPT Jazz Dance Program
Intermediate Jazz Classes at Sheridan Dance Academy

Focusing on rhythms, body isolations, movement, balance, coordination, and counting with the music. This class includes barre work, traveling across the floor, and center floor dance routines. Following the ADAPT Syllabus.

For Dancers 5+
Taught By Mariah Sheridan Runions & Kindree Melrose

Grooming & Attire:
Bodysuit and tights of any color. Black Jazz shoes. Tight fitting shorts may be worn. Please no tank tops or other shirts over the bodysuit. Hair up and out of Dancer's face.


Creative Movement/Parent & Tot 
Creative Movement (4)

Working on balance, coordination, and interaction. Helping children learn the basics of focus and concentration. This class is an ideal preparation for future dance training.
Creative Movement - for Dancers 3-5 years old, that are comfortable in a class without a parent.
Mom & Babe - for Dancers aged 2-3 years, that might need a parent to stay in class with them.

Taught by Mariah Sheridan Runions

Grooming & Attire:
Comfy clothes. Black Jazz or Black Ballet Shoes. No jeans, dresses, or other restrictive clothing.

Tap - Powell River's Certified ADAPT Tap Dance Program

This class will teach your dancer the foundation of tap steps they need to carry on with tapping for years to come. Following the ADAPT Syllabus.  This class uses fun rhythm based games as well as traditional formats, such as traveling across the room, and centre floor work.

For Dancers 5+ years old.
Taught by Mariah Sheridan Runions

Grooming & Attire:
Bodysuit and tights of any color.  Black Tap shoes. Tight fitting shorts may be worn. Please no tank tops or other shirts over the bodysuit. Hair up and out of Dancer's face.

Ballet 
Sheridan-1909

Your little ballerina's chance to shine! This class will focus on the basic movements of ballet. Dancers will work at the barre, and learn steps that will travel them across the floor. Focus will be put on flow and rhythm, and of course, having fun!  
This class will focus on the RAD Syllabus. Ballet is a wonderful class or on it's own, or in addition to other dance styles. It is a fantastic way to encourage grace and fluid movement in your dancers everyday life.

For Dancers 4+
Taught by Kindree Melrose

Grooming & Attire:
Any Color Bodysuit and tights. Pink Ballet shoes. Please no skirts, shorts, tank tops or other shirts over the bodysuit. Hair up and out of Dancer's Face.



Showstopper Musical Theatre
Musical Theatre (31)

Dancers will touch on singing, dancing, and acting all rolled together into one jam-packed class. Students will work on musical theater songs, improv games and basic dance movements.

For Dancers 4-18 years old. 
Taught by Mariah Sheridan Runions

Grooming & Attire:
Comfy Clothes. Black Jazz Shoes. No jeans or other restrictive clothing. Hair up and out of Dancer's Face.

Stretch & Strength
Sheridan-3784

This one hour class will focus on lengthening the muscles of the back and legs. Our less flexable dancers will work towards achievable goals, like touching their toes and stretching their backs, while our more advanced dancers will work towards reaching their splits and shouldering their legs. This class is valuable to ALL dancers who wish to improve.

For Dancers 6-Adult. 
Taught by Jennifer Dodd

Grooming & Attire:
Comfy Clothes - nothing too baggy. Hair up and out of Dancer's Face.

Contemporary
New York Bound Dancers 2011 (2)This high energy class will focus on Contemporary Choreography ~ these dancers should be up for anything! This class is great for all teen dancers looking to improve their physical fitness, rhythm and self confidence.  


For Dancers 5+
Taught by Kindree Melrose

Grooming & Attire:
Comfy Clothes. HipHop/Jazz Sneakers AND Toe Thongs are needed for this class.  No jeans or other restrictive clothing. ABSOLUTELY NO SOCKS, BARE FEET, OR OUTDOOR RUNNERS. Hair up and out of Dancer's face.

Performance Program
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SDA's Performance Program focuses on strengthening our dancers and bringing them to their full potential.  Taking part in Performance and Competition Events in Powell River and out of town we have built a team of focused, committed dancers who work well as a team and LOVE to dance!  

For more information contact us at info@SheridanDanceAcademy.ca
 

Hip Hop & BOYS ONLY Hip Hop - Powell River's Only Just for Boys Dance Class
Boy Dancing

This high energy class not only improves physical fitness, but rhythm, freestyle movement, and self confidence as well. Focus is on choreography to the latest R&B and Rap music.

For Dancers 5+


Grooming & Attire:
Comfy Movable Clothing.  Jazz/Hip Hop Sneakers - ABSOLUTELY NO BARE FEET, SOCKS, OR REGULAR RUNNING SHOES PLEASE. No jeans or other restrictive clothing. Hair up and out of Dancer's face.