Classes held in Ottawa & Kemptville, Ontario

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

Ballet Classes

Registration & Class Schedule

Classes for children, teens and adults

Second Term Starts January 12, 2018

Upcoming Events

End of Term Performance    

 Sunday, Dec 10 - 2:30pm     

Location:  400 Prescott St., kemptville   

in St. John's United Church

Tickets $2/person

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Info for Ballet Classes

Class Schedule

Second Term - Jan to May 2018

Pre-Ballet 4-6 years Fri. 4:30-5:30pm (WS)

Ballet I -8 yrs & up Wed. 5:15-6:15pm (SJU)

Ballet II - 9 yrs & up Sat. 1:45-2:45pm (WS)

Ballet IV - 15 yrs & up Sat. 4:15-5:30pm (WS)


Fri. 5:30-7pm with Pointe (WS)

Adult Ballet

Level I - Sat. 12:45-1:45pm (WS)

Level II - Sat. 2:45-4pm (WS)

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


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

SJU = 400 Prescott St. Kemptville in the St. John's United Church

Upcoming Events

End of Term Performance

Sunday, Dec 10 - 2:30pm

400 Prescott St., kemptville

 in St. John's United Church

Tickets $2/person

Classes offered

Pre-Ballet - 4-6yrs

Ballet levels for 7yrs and up

Adult Ballet

Private coaching

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 danc 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