The CatchingART Contemporary Ballet Theatre “company experience”
Pro Arte Centre provides priceless professional learning opportunities and the development of resume performances, confidence and proficiency though unique performance opportunities, company classes with professional guest teachers and exposure to working with various choreographers and master teachers.
Company artists receive a partial training scholarship to complete their advanced training level.
Artists must be between ages 16-20 and have an Advanced 2 level RAD or ISTD or equivalent level technical capability with dual proficiency in both classical and contemporary dance.
Live your Dreams.
Guest teachers/ choreographers this last year included:
- Vincent Hantam (Scotland)
- Danielle Clifford (Vancouver)
- Beverley Bagg (Alberta Ballet)
- Candice Michelle-Franklin (New York)
- Andrea Downie (Toronto)
- Clare Guss-West (Switzerland)
- Andrea Pena (Montreal)
- Jill Henis (Calgary)
- Desiree Dunbar (Vancouver).
Ballet is a lifestyle.
Alumni from this program have moved on to dance with:
- Alberta Ballet
- Ballet BC
- Ballet Jorgen
- Joffrey Ballet
- Ballet Theatre UK
- Rambert School UK
- Rudra Bejart School Switzerland
- And Juilliard to name a few
Dance to Express.
Heart & Soul.
It's a rare experience for young dancers to perform with live musicians.
Last year CatchingART performed with:
- The Lions Gate Sinfonia
- The Vancouver Metropolitan Orchestra
- Pandora’s Vox
- The Plastic Acid Orchestra
- Cordei Duo
- Yarilo Music.
CatchingART is also very involved with outreach community performances. They often collaborate with Education without Borders(EwB) to fundraise to provide dance training and scholarship opportunities in Gugulethu South Africa for marginalized children as well as performances for many other charitable events.
Follow your dreams.
"We are truly honored and blessed to be part of the development and nurturing of these exciting young artists of tomorrow."
- Astrid Sherman
Connect with us & join the passion.
CatchingART Contemporary Ballet Theatre
3-1225 East Keith Road,
North Vancouver, BC,
Telephone: (604) 984 -ARTE