Classes held in Ottawa, Manotick & Kemptville, Ontario

(613) 293-5676

Welcome to Nancy Cowan School of Dance
Gotta Dance Ballroom & Latin

Ballet Classes

Registration & Class Schedule


Classes for children, teens and adults

Fall 2019 - First Term starts  September 11

2nd Term starts January 10, 2020

Upcoming Events


 End of Term Performance    

Sunday, December 8, 2019

Time:  2:30pm


St. John's United Church

400 Prescott St., Kemptville ON



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Info for Ballet Classes

Tentative Class Schedule

2nd TERM - Jan - May 2020

Pre-Ballet 5-7yrs - Sat 11:15am (OF)

Ballet II/III:  12 yrs & up

 Sat. -2:15-3:30pm (WS)


Fri. 5:00-6:30pm with Pre-Pointe (WS)

Ballet IV: 15 yrs & up with Adult III

Sat. 3:45-5:30pm with Pointe(WS)


Wed: 7:30-8:45pm (WS)


Fri.  5:00-6:15pm (WS)

Adult Ballet

Level I:  Sat. 5:30-6:30pm (WS)

Level II:  Sat. 1:00-2:15pm (WS)

Level II/III: Wed. 7:30-8:45pm (WS)

Level III: Sat. 3:45-5:00pm (WS)


WS = 215 Sanders St., Kemptville in the Workshop Dance Studio

OF = 119 Clothier St. East, Kemptville in the Odd Fellows Hall

Upcoming Events


   End of Term Performance 

 Sunday,  December 8, 2019

 Time: 2:30pm


St. John's United Church

400 Prescott St.,  Kemptville

Tickets:    $2/person


Come and watch local youth and adults perform 

Classes offered

Pre-Ballet - 4-7yrs

Ballet levels for 8yrs and up

Adult Ballet - beginner, intermediate & advanced

Private coaching

Private & Semi-Private Coaching


- 448 Haresfield Court, Manotick  ON

- 215 Sanders St. Kemptville  ON (in the Workshop Dance Studio)

Class/Student Etiquette

-Arrive on time for your class.  Initial exercises are your warm-up.  These are important to avoid injury.

- Inform the instructor at the beginning of class if you have to leave early.

-Inform the instructor at the beginning of class if you have an injury that might affect your performance in class.

-Keep change area, lobby and washrooms clean and tidy.



Dress Code


-Pre-Ballet and Ballet I - Pink tank bodysuit, ballet pink tights and pink leather ballet slippers.  

-Ballet II and up - Black tank bodysuit, ballet pink tights, pink leather ballet slippers.

-Ballet III & up can wear practice skirts.

-Adult classes - bodysuit, ballet pink tights, skirt or shorts or tight fitting leggings and top and pink leather ballet slippers.

All classes - no jewelry and no baggy sweaters


All levels - black dance pants, white t-shirt, black leather ballet slippers with thin socks.

About Nancy

Nancy is a certified instructor with over 30 years teaching experience.  She has run the School in Kemptville since 1999.  She teaches at Les Petits Ballets in Ottawa.  Competitve gymnasts, skaters, ballroom dancers and dancers of other genres benefit from her ballet instruction.  Nancy attends and participates in various workshops through the Canadian Dance Teachers' Association and through the National Ballet School.

At the School dancers of all ages gain grace, poise, self-confidence and flexibility.   They benefit from the muscle toning, fitness and self-discipline that ballet offers.

The main focus of the School is to teach proper technique and help students to dance to their full potential in a friendly yet professional manner.

Nancy is available for private coachings.

Professional Memberships include:

-Canadian Dance Teachers' Association (CDTA)

-Canadian Dancesport Federation (CDF)

-National Coaching Certificate Program (NCCP) Level II