Ballet 3


This class is taught by:

Beverly Bagg

Ballet Mistress – Alberta Ballet Company Calgary, AB.
Ballet Mistress - Ballet BC, Vancouver BC.
 
Present - 2009
• Performing with Alberta Ballet, in Contemporary and Character Role.
 
January 1989 – March 1976:
• Performing Arts Council of Transvaal, (Pact) Ballet Company, South Africa. Joined Company in March 1976 and promoted to Principal Dancer in January 1986.

August 1983 - August 1982:
• Frankfurt Ballet Company, Germany.

Delina Law

Delina started her ballet training at seven with Jean M. Wong School of Ballet in Hong Kong. At fifteen, she went to Canada to study high school and then university. She continued her ballet training at Alberta Ballet School and York University. During her studies in Canada, she had received two dance scholarships, one from York University and the other from The Banff Centre for the Arts. She graduated with a Bachelor of Fine Arts Degree in Dance from York University in 1980. She performed with the Goh Ballet in Vancouver for a year and then returned to Hong Kong in 1981.

In Hong Kong, Delina had worked as a dancer with the City Contemporary Dance Company (CCDC), Resident Choreographer for Hong Kong Television Broadcasts Limited (HK-TVB) and Dance Director of Asia Television Limited (ATV). She had choreographed and directed numerous works for television, films and stage. Her choreographic venture had taken her to New York, Athens, Kuala Lumpur, Edmonton, Vancouver and Toronto.

Delina moved to Canada in 1990 and continued her dance career there. She taught ballet at Harbour Dance Centre, Ballet British Columbia and Arts Umbrella in Vancouver. She performed and choreographed for the annual ‘Dancing on the Edge Festival’ from 1991-1993. She also choreographed for Arts Umbrella Youth Dance Company and co-produced an evening long dance concert ‘3 at Eleven’ in 1996. She returned to Hong Kong the same year.

Wen Wei Wang

Wen Wei Wang began dancing at an early age in China, where he was born and raised. He trained and danced professionally with the Langzhou Song and Dance Company. In 1991, he came to Canada and joined the Judith Marcuse Dance Company after which he danced with Ballet British Columbia for seven years. In 2000 he received the Clifford E. Lee Choreographic Award and since then has choreographed for the Alberta Ballet, Ballet Jorgen, Dancers Dancing, the North West Dance Projects in Portland USA, and Ballet B C. He also created the dance sections for the Vancouver Opera’s production of Nixon in China . He most recently created a new work for Les Ballets Jazz de Montreal. Since 2003, he has served as Artistic Director of Wen Wei Dance and has choreographed eight full-length works. The company has performed these works at major venues across Canada, and around the world. The company has performed as part of the Vancouver International Dance Festival, the Canada Dance Festival, International Contemporary Dance Festival (Colombia, South America), La Biennale di Venzia (Italy), and the National Center for the Performing Arts (Beijing, China). Wen Wei is the recipient of the 2006 Isadora Award for Excellence in Choreography and the Rio Tinto Alcan Performing Arts Award in 2009.

Reid Colton

Mr. Reid is currently residing in Langley and teaches at various studios in the lower mainland area. Reid specializes in teaching Mens/Womens Ballet Technique, Men’s Variations and pas de deux.

Reid began training with Philip Fuller in Los Angeles at the age of 8. As a student at the Idyllwild Arts Academy, he attended summer sessions on scholarship with ABT, San Francisco Ballet and the Royal Ballet. He received a scholarship to the post secondary program of Canada’s National Ballet School, where he studied with Lindsay Fischer and had a brand new work choreographed on him by James Kudelka. Reid represented NBS in an international showcase, dancing the late Rudi van Danzig’s "Third Song" at the Stuttgart Ballet.

Upon graduating from the post secondary dance program, Reid joined Ballet West and performed ballets such as "Giselle", "Sleeping Beauty" and Balanchine’s "Stars and Stripes". In 2008, Reid joined The Orlando Ballet and danced roles in Fernando Bujones’ "Don Quixote", and Robert Hill’s "Le Corsaire".

 
Ballet: Helps to build a strong base, clean technique and proper alignment, all of which are essential for any kind of dance. Barre exercises, combinations across the floor and adagio are taught to live piano accompaniment. Level 3: This is our most advanced level directed towards long-time enthusiasts and professionals.

Upcoming classes:

  • Mon Nov 20 10:00 am - 11:30 am with Beverly Bagg
  • Tue Nov 21 10:00 am - 11:30 am with Delina Law
  • Wed Nov 22 10:00 am - 11:30 am with Wen Wei Wang
  • Thu Nov 23 10:00 am - 11:30 am with Wen Wei Wang
  • Fri Nov 24 10:00 am - 11:30 am with Beverly Bagg
  • Sun Nov 26 10:45 am - 12:15 pm with Reid Colton
  • Mon Nov 27 10:00 am - 11:30 am with Beverly Bagg
  • Tue Nov 28 10:00 am - 11:30 am with Delina Law
  • Wed Nov 29 10:00 am - 11:30 am with Wen Wei Wang
  • Thu Nov 30 10:00 am - 11:30 am with Wen Wei Wang
  • Fri Dec 01 10:00 am - 11:30 am with Beverly Bagg
  • Sun Dec 03 10:45 am - 12:15 pm with Reid Colton
  • Mon Dec 04 10:00 am - 11:30 am with Beverly Bagg
  • Tue Dec 05 10:00 am - 11:30 am with Delina Law
  • Wed Dec 06 10:00 am - 11:30 am with Wen Wei Wang
  • Thu Dec 07 10:00 am - 11:30 am with Wen Wei Wang
  • Fri Dec 08 10:00 am - 11:30 am with Beverly Bagg
  • Sun Dec 10 10:45 am - 12:15 pm with Reid Colton
  • Mon Dec 11 10:00 am - 11:30 am with Beverly Bagg
  • Tue Dec 12 10:00 am - 11:30 am with Delina Law


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