DJD AND ALBERTA CULTURE DAYS 2016
Join us we celebrate Alberta Culture Days 2016!
The seventh annual Culture Days weekend will take place September 30, October 1 and 2, 2016, and will feature thousands of free, hands-on, interactive activities that invite the public to participate “behind-the-scenes,” to discover the world of artists, creators, heritage experts, architects, curators, designers and other creative people in their communities.
DJD will be hosting a Free Dance Concert, A Movie Night and Free Classes at the DJD Dance Centre!
Community Dance Concert at the DJD Dance Centre – 111 12th Ave SE
Friday September 30, 2016 8pm
Join us at the DJD Dance Centre for a free night of dance performances to celebrate dance in Calgary in honour of Alberta Culture Days.
Performances by: DJD Company and students of the DJD Professional Training Program along with many representatives of Calgary’s vibrant dance community including: Ember Dance Co. Jill Henis, Sparq Productions, and Crossings Youth Dance Company.
Tickets are free but first come first serve; Click here to secure your tickets!
It’s Movie Night At DJD! West Side Story
Saturday October 1, 7pm
DJD Dance Centre – 111 12th Ave SE
Running Time: 2.5 Hours
Join us in the new DJD Dance Centre’s Theatre for Movie Night – Culture Days Edition! We are showing West Side Story directed by Robert Wise and choreographer Jerome Robbins. Did you know that West Side Story is based on Shakespeare’s Romeo & Juliet? DJD Artistic Director Kimberley Cooper will address this and talk about DJD’s upcoming performance Juliet & Romeo in an introduction to the movie.
Tickets are free and available online on a first come, first serve basis – Click here to secure your seats!
Popcorn and refreshments will be available for purchase.
Free Dance Classes at the DJD Dance Centre – 111 12th Ave SE
Sunday, October 2 10am – 1pm
Come and try some free dance classes at the DJD Dance Centre. Classes will include:
West African for Families (children ages 7 & up) 10am – 11am
Adult Open Level Jazz 11am – 12pm
Adult Open Level Hip Hop 12pm – 1pm
All classes will be held in the brand new DJD Studio Theatre – come move with us for this unique experience!
Click here to register for the free classes!
Come celebrate Culture
Days with us!