Jig

Learn folk and traditional French-Canadian dances!

Introduction to basic jig steps and French-Canadian folk dance.  Creative movement, improvisation, rhythm. Warm up with emphasis on muscle insolation and flexibility, followed by jig steps and basic techniques for folk, traditional and international dances. The classes include elements of coordination, musicality, movement and dance technique.

 

CLASSES FOR 2019-2020

 

Jig 1

For beginners aged 7 to 9 years old.

Thursdays, from 6 to 7 pm, Room 142.

 


 

Jig 2

For beginners aged 8 and older.

For children who followed Jig 1, or children aged 8 and older who already have some experience in jig or tap dance.

Thursdays, from 7 to 8 pm, Room 142.

 


 

Jig 3

For beginners aged 9 and older.

For children who followed Jig 2, or children aged 9 and older who already have some experience in jig or tap dance.

Mondays, from 6:30 to 7:30 pm, at the Studio.

 


 

Intensive Jig

For kids 12 and older (by audition)

Tuesdays, from 7 to 8 pm, Room 142

 


 

Adult Jig

This class is for teenagers and adults who would like to learn the jig steps and the French-Canadian folk dance!
It’s possible to register for 10 or 5 classes (see rates below), for those who want to try jig but don’t want to do a whole year.

Wednesdays, from 6 to 7 pm, at the Studio

 


 

GENERAL INFORMATIONS

 

When can I register?
Registrations will start on June 24, 2019.

 

Where can I register?
Registrations and payments are made with 233-ALLÔ:
By phone: 204-233-2556 or 1-800-665-4443
In person: 147, Provencher blvd, unit 106

 

What’s the cost?
Complete year (26 classes + the end-of-the-year recital): $300
Get a 10% discount if you register your child to a second course!

10 classes (only for Adult Jig): 120$
5 classes (only for adult Jig): 60$

 

Capacity?
There can be up to 10 students per class, so don’t be late to register!

 

When do the classes start?
Classes will start on Saturday, September 14, 2019 and end on May 2nd.
There are no classes during holidays :
• October 14, 2019
• November 11, 2019
• December 21 2019 to January 4 2020
• February 16-22, 2020
• March 28 to April 04, 2020

 

Where do the classes take place?
At the CCFM, 340 Provencher blvd, Winnipeg.
To access the Studio (2nd floor): when you come in by the main entrance, take the stairs on your left and go straight.
To access the room 142 (1st floor): by the main entrance, go straight after the CCFM Art Gallery, then turn right.