Island Dance Academy was established in 1993 and has a long-standing reputation for excellence in both dance instruction and student’s technical development. IDA is the only registered facility with The Royal Academy of Dance as well as the Canadian Dance Teachers Association on the island. IDA specializes in both RAD and CDTA syllabuses and examinations focusing on classical ballet, contemporary, and jazz.
Our fully accredited Artistic Faculty brings with them extensive qualifications, training, and performance experience. IDA students have gone on to professionally train and perform with such schools as The Royal Winnipeg Ballet, The National Ballet of Canada, Alberta Ballet, Juilliard, and Broadway Dance Center in NY just to name a few.
The health and of our patrons and employees is our top priority. Please review the below guidelines or take a few moments to watch our COVID messaging video prior to your arrival.
|Masks are mandatory and must be worn at all times (unless eating or drinking)|
|Please stay in your designated seat inside the theatre. If you have to leave, please follow the guidance of staff for direction|
|Kindly observe capacity limits in washrooms and elevators|
|Refrain from gathering in groups in common areas|
|Please maintain physical distancing of 6 ft. between parties when possible and observe directional signage throughout the building at all times|
|Please do not attend this event if you are experiencing any COVID related symptoms|
Upon arrival, enter via Upper Plaza off Queen/Grafton Street. All tickets will be assigned a specific entrance and entry time. Please note the colour listed on your ticket at time of purchase.
YELLOW | GREEN – Arrive between 6 – 6:15 p.m.
PINK | PURPLE – Arrive between 6 – 6:15 p.m.
BLUE | RED – Arrive between 6:15 – 6:30 p.m.