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Confederation Centre of the Arts gratefully acknowledges the Michael S. Schurman Family Foundation Fund, which supports arts education programming.

Confederation Centre of the Arts offers high-quality arts education for students of all ages and aspirations. Our programs are taught in a fun and safe environment that focuses on a positive learning process and teaching transferable life skills. 

Classes are taught by highly qualified instructors with diverse and specialized skill sets, and programs are supported by outstanding facilities and extensive creative resources. From dancing to drawing to singing to sculpting, there are artistic opportunities for everyone at the Centre. 

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This long-running dance program offers classes for all ages and skills levels. We strive to help our students feel confident, successful, and challenged in their dance classes.

Ages: 18 months – Adult

Choral Music

Our three choirs offer opportunities for choristers to come together to sing fun, challenging, and powerful music from a broad range of styles and influences.

Ages: 8 – Adult

Visual Arts

These programs delve into various techniques such as painting, drawing, printmaking, and sculpting. Students create artwork and receive guided tours of the Gallery.

Ages: 6 – 12


We offer PD Day Camps, Winter Break Camps and Summer Camps offering a full range of activities including painting, sculpting, drawing, and performing.

Ages: 6 – 18

Workshops & School Groups

Our workshop series offers members of PEI’s arts community an opportunity to explore information and avenues within the arts which may not be readily accessible, while our School Programs are designed to enhance curriculum outcomes with a visit to the Centre

Ages: 6 – 18

“We like dance umbrella and the quality of the program, its affordability and consideration for children’s development. Their costume fees are affordable, the teachers are experienced and educated in how to teach dance.”

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