Mandatory Classes

  • Ballet

    Wednesday, 6:00 pm–7:30 pm

    Friday, 6:00 pm–7:30 pm

    The PMDS Ballet Program is based on the internationally recognized Cecchetti and Vaganova techniques. Classes consist of barre and centre exercises. This program focuses on body alignment and proper use of technique to nurture a focused dancer who is aware of their strengths, challenges, and how to avoid injuries. Grace and artistic expression are also an important part of this program.


    • Bethany


    • Madelyn Isenor-Ryan

      Madelyn Isenor-Ryan

  • Jazz

    Wednesday, 7:30 pm–8:30 pm

    This program focuses on incorporating various styles of Jazz including classics like Fosse and Broadway Jazz, as well as the new Street and Lyrical Jazz. Set to today’s music, dancers will work on flexibility, strength, turns, jumps and kicks! A fun, fast pace and challenging class for all.


    • Veronica Ouellette

      Veronica Ouellette

  • Contemporary

    Friday, 7:30 pm–8:30 pm

    Contemporary and Modern dance classes give dancers the opportunity to express themselves and their emotions through movement. Classes consist of an introduction to the Limon and Graham modern dance techniques. Similar to the ballet program, this class focuses on body alignment, fluidity of movement, and nurturing a thinking dancer.


    • Leah Wilton

      Leah Wilton

    • Renée Rioux

      Renée Rioux

Optional Classes

  • Breakdancing II - III

    Monday, 4:45 pm–5:45 pm

    Breakdancing is an energetic style of dance typically performed to hip-hop music, characterized by stylized footwork and acrobatic or athletic movements. Breakdancing, like hip hop, develops a sense of rhythm and style.


    • Terry Du

      Terry Du

  • Hip Hop

    Saturday, 10:30 am–11:30 am

    This style is fun, funky and percussive. Dancers develop a sense of rhythm and style. This style is one of the latest dance crazes!


    • Nicole



  • Classes to Resume as of February 9, 2021

    February 8, 2021

  • Classes to Resume as of February 9, 2021

    The Province of NB has announced today that as of midnight, February 8, that Zone 1 will return to the Orange Phase. Classes will resume as of Tuesday, February 9, 2021. Masks will continue to be mandatory during class.

    New Tentative Dates for Winter & Spring Session

    • Winter Session will finish on Sunday April 11, 2021
    • Spring Session will run from Monday April 12–Sunday June 20, 2021

    *Open during March Break

    Gratefully yours,

  • Troupe Showcase Update

    February 8, 2021

  • Troupe Showcase Update

    The date for the Troupe Showcase filming has changed and is confirmed for SATURDAY FEBRUARY 20, 2021.

    Dancers must arrive with HAIR AND MAKEUP DONE! Please arrive on time. The filming will be done at the Sackville Curling Club. Only dancers and teachers will be present. Filming will be done in masks. Please wear a black mask. Costumes will be onsite and supplied by PMDS.

    PMDT Troupe Showcase
    SATURDAY February 20, 2021
    Sackville Curling Club

    Hair: Ballet Bun

    • Makeup: Natural/neutrals eye makeup for video
    • Mandatory: Black mask – nude body suit ( or underwear and undershirt for young dancers)
    • Bring: Ballet Slippers, water bottle
    • No food or snacks
    Arrival Time for Teachers 8:30 am
    Minis Troupe 9:30 am – 10:30 am
    Juniors A & B 10:45 am – 1:15 pm
    Novice A & B 1:30 pm – 3:00 pm
    Inter-Seniors 3:30 pm – 5:45 pm
    Seniors 3:30 pm – 5:45 pm

    The photo shoot will be pushed back to Sunday, March 7, 2021.This is the last Sunday of the March Break. Please advise if you are not available.

    Gratefully yours,