Pat Cummings Legacy Award

The Legacy of Pat Cummings is Awarded to Jen Soo by the Canadian Dance Teachers’ Association – Ballet Division for dedication and training of dance students. The mirror is presented by Mrs. Cummings’ daughter Alison Cowan, Ballet Chairperson for CDTA BC Branch. Pat Cummings established her school in Port Alberni in 1952, she became a […]

Maria Lewis Bursary Recipients for 2021

Receiving $250.00 each from the Maria Lewis Legacy are Madeline Joseph and Emma Fines. Presenting the Maria Lewis Memorial Bursaries for 2021 is Alison Cowan, Ballet Chairperson for the Canadian Dance Teachers Association BC Branch. Maria Lewis was a beloved Vancouver born dancer and teacher who had a notable career with the National Ballet of […]

Maria Lewis Bursary Recipients for 2020

The 2020 Maria Lewis Bursary has been awarded! Congratulations to recipients Sheng Di Laing and Youlan Fu and congratulations to their teacher Fan Li Owner/Teacher at Lilian Ballet Studio

Ballet Division News for March 2016

The CDTA Ballet Division is pleased to announce that Syllabus DVD’s are now available. There are 3 DVD’s that correspond with the Junior, Senior and Major Syllabi. The DVD’s are a physical demonstration of all of the steps and Enrichment Dances to help aid with your teaching. It also gives a very good example of […]