Our Programs

Victoria Academy of Ballet offers three programs of specialized dance instruction for children ages 3 through to professional level. VAB’s faculty offers the highest calibre of professional instruction in dance training and performance. All faculty are highly experienced, qualified teachers with a passion for dance. Students of all ages and ability are trained to their fullest potential.


The Open Division, previously known as the General Program, provides an experience for students who wish to dance in a caring and progressive environment. Classes are offered in ballet, jazz, and contemporary in the late afternoons and early evenings.


The half day Professional Training Program registers students ages 12 and up who wish to train in an intensive and professional environment. Students attend academic school in the morning and dance training classes in the afternoon.


The Bridge Program is a three year, full time, post-graduate diploma program Accredited by the British Columbia Ministry of Advanced Education. Students are encouraged to explore different aspects of professional dance life through the extensive program curriculum.


Victoria Academy of Ballet offers numerous Summer Programs: Storybook Ballet Camps for students ages 4-7, Junior Dance Intensive for students ages 8-12, Summer Dance Intensive for students ages 12+ (audition required), and Professional Dance Intensive for students ages 12+ (audition required).