Author Archives: Julie Izad


As some of you have already seen, we are in the process of doing major renovations at the studio. We are now at the “parking lot” phase. Work will begin this coming Friday and continue next Monday and Tuesday. This will make parking a little difficult for the first few days of our new dance… Read more »

Late Registration

We will be taking late registration for our dance season 2017/2018 this week: September 11 to 14 between 12 pm and 5 pm. Classes are filling up fast but we do still have space in most of our classes. Classes start on September 18.

Registration 2017/2018

Registration for our new season of dance begins on Tuesday September 5 and runs through until Saturday September 9. The studio will be open every day from 9 am to 5 pm. Classes start September 18.

January Newsletter

COAST ACADEMY OF DANCE & PERFORMING ARTS JANUARY 2017 NEWSLETTER Welcome back everyone! I cannot believe that we are already well into the month of January. It has been great seeing everyone back at dance after the winter break and we look forward to another great season of dance. Don’t forget that used dance wear… Read more »

Competition team 2016

CAD competition success!

Our competition group of 40 dancers aged from 10 to adult particpated in the local festival of Performing Arts on April 21, 22 earning high marks and numerous awards. They then travelled to Burnaby to take part in The Star Talent Dance Competition at the Michael J Fox for the second year running. Everyone did… Read more »

ISTD exams

We have already completed 2 exam sessions. In February we had our Imperial Ballet exam session and last week we had two days of Modern, Jazz and Tap exams. The students have worked very hard in preparation for these exams and the teachers would like to thank them all for their dedication. On May 1st… Read more »

Festivals and Competitions

We have a very exciting week coming up. The Coast Academy Competition team will be participating in the following events: The Sunshine Coast Arts Festival on April 21 & 22 at The Heritage Playhouse in Gibsons. The Star Talent Dance Competition on April 23 & 24 at The Michael J. Fox Theatre in Burnaby. Good… Read more »

February 2016 Newsletter

We would like to remind you all of some important upcoming dates and deadlines: Exams Ballet exams are on February 27th. Students who are taking exams this year have been notified as to their exact exam times. There is also a list in the foyer of the studio for reference. Extra classes are taking place… Read more »

November 2015 Newsletter

Hello Everyone! Here are a few reminders for you during this busy time of the year. SHORNCLIFFE & TOTEM LODGE December 5: For those classes who are performing for the retirement homes please remember to meet at Shorncliffe; 5847 Medusa St. at 1:45 pm. We will perform at 2 pm and then all go directly… Read more »