The Candice Clarke Academy of Dance

The Academy

Currently all classes are conducted at the studio of CCAD –  Abington Drive, Aberdeen Park, Edinburgh 500, Chaguanas. Below are the class times and levels that you can select best suited for you.

THE JUNIOR MEMBERSHIP:
CHILD-Parent Class
Saturday (MORNING): 11:20am – 12:20noon
This class is structured by the Term (11 weeks) for dancers between ages 1.5 – 3. They focus on rhythm and movement vocabulary to prepare them to take direction from a new, adult teacher while staying true to their own ideas and It is also an opportunity for Parents to discover their dancing selves by moving with their children in these fun-filled specially structured classes.

LEVEL 1
Saturday (MORNING): 8:00am – 9:00am
Saturday (EVENING): 1:40pm – 2:40pm
Monday (EVENING): 4:00pm – 5:00pm
This class is structured by the Term (11 weeks) for dancers between ages 4 -7. They focus on rhythm and movement vocabulary to grasp elementary principles of Ballet, Modern, Tap, Acro dance, Caribbean bele folk, Fashion and Drama.

LEVEL 2
Saturday (MORNING): 9:10am – 10:10am
Saturday (EVENING): 2:50pm – 3:50pm
Monday (EVENING): 5:10pm – 6:10pm
This class is structured by the Term (11 weeks) for dancers between ages 8 – 11. They focus on concepts from Level 1 in addition to balance and flexibility to master the intermediate principles of Ballet, Modern, Jazz, Tap, Acro dance, Caribbean bele folk, Fashion and Drama.

THE SENIOR MEMBERSHIP:
LEVEL 3
Saturday (MORNING): 10:15am – 11:15am
Saturday (EVENING): 4:00pm – 5:00pm
This class is structured by the Term (11 weeks) for dancers between ages 12-30. They focus on intermediate concepts from level 2 in addition Indian classical, Hip Hop, Limbo and Latin. There is a greater intensity for developed technique, strength and expression.

ADVANCE
Saturday (EVENING): 5:10pm – 6:10pm
This class is based on promotion from Level 3 and is structured by the Term (11 weeks). This class is prepares one to aspire for a position in our Professional Company (aka Creola Dance Artiste)

THE PROFESSIONAL MEMBERSHIP:
CREOLA DANCE ARTISTE
Friday (EVENING) 5:30pm – 7:30pm
This class is structured by the Term (11 weeks). This class comprises of the core group of professional dancers, choreographers and teachers of the Academy.

 

Mission Statements
To offer youths guidance, create new dance concepts by exploring all aspects of movement vocabulary and...
Dance Classes
LEVELS 1 - 3
They focus on rhythm and movement vocabulary to grasp elementary principles of ballet ...
...in addition to balance and flexibility to master the intermediate principles of ballet, modern, jazz, tap, hip hop, Caribbean (African and Indian) folk...
Who We Are

The CCAD embodies the spirit of fun and vibrancy that continues to grow from strength to strength...