We are open for in-person learning and welcoming students back in classes.
All classes at our Kanata location will resume on January 31st. NCAC/Bells Corners location will reopen the following Monday, February 7th.
Kanata Studio from February 16th / NCAC from February 22

School of

Modern Dance

IN-Studio Registration

Tuesday, September 7th,  5-7PM and Wednesday, September 8th, 6-8PM

Showtime!

Call (613) 606-3620 to book your appointment

Dance Programs

SCHOOL OF MODERN DANCE has classes for kids from 2 years old and adults. Students can take classes for leisure or join our competitive teams.

Dance Programs

SCHOOL OF MODERN DANCE has classes for kids from 2 years old and adults. Students can take classes for leisure or join our competitive teams.

Rising Stars

SMD offers classes for dancers as young as 2 yrs old. Start with ballet, then when you turn 4 - add Hip-Hop
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COMPETITIVE

Academ & Street styles Programs for those who love taking part in performances and competitions
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Recreational

Dance for pleasure in a more casual and non-competitive atmosphere. Choose between a variety of classes for kids and adults.
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Sessions

Usually 6-8 weeks long - an exciting way to try multiple styles. Designed mainly for adults, but some sessions are suitable for Teens and older kids.
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Dance CAMPS

Dance CAMPS

In our Camps kids will be able to learn different styles of dance, be involved in indoor and outdoor activities, workshops, acting, dance projects, arts and crafts, fun games and much more!!! Parents can choose from the variety of different Day Camps, and also Overnight Camps.

First time this summer, we are happy to present our Overnight Camp for girls ages 10 to 16. The camp is located only 40 minutes from downtown Ottawa on a beautiful lake where we will  promote healthy lifestyle, kindness, respect, creativity and personal growth.

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Day Camps

Day camps run from full-day to half-day. More info inside
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Overnight Camps

Only 40 minutes from downtown Ottawa, surrounded by nature - a truly incredible summer vacation!
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About

School Of Modern Dance

About

School Of Modern dance

SMD opened it's doors in January 2013 as a studio for Eastern-European Community, where most popular styles were Eastern-European Folk and Ballet. Throughout the years, the school expanded and now offers classes such as Ballet, Hip Hop, Jazz, Jazz Funk, Contemporary, Lyrical, Heels, Dancehall, House, Latin Fusion, Stretching, Fitness classes, Dance Camps and much more.

You can take classes for fun or become a part of performing team!

The classes are offered at our two locations - Kanata South and Bells Corners (NCAC). Choose your style and join our big dancing family - there is so much more to come!!!



Our Instructors

Meet our talented team - a group of passionate dancers who have created a stunning community around them.

Multiple winner of various dance competitions in Europe, master of sports in rhythmic gymnastics, graduate of Lviv National Choreographic School. Anna was involved in different famous shows and projects as a dancer and choreographer in Ukraine. After moving to Ottawa was a soloist of Svitanok Dance Ensemble for 7 years. Anna has over 15 years of teaching experience and is very passionate about sharing her knowledge with students.

Rising Stars - Ballet, Academ Styles, Heels, Stretching.

Anna's classes:

Anna Kamsha

Artistic Director, Choreographer

Specializes in Street styles, such as Jazz Funk, Dancehall, Hip Hop, Vogue and Heels. Ksenia started her dance career as a professional synchronized swimmer and then transferred to street dance styles and fitness. She is a multiple winner of dance competitions and has been teaching in Eastern Europe and Canada for over 6 years. Always stylish and creative choreography, with a fresh twist. No matter which of her classes you'll choose- you'll go home in a positive mood, full of energy!

Street Styles, Femme Choreo, Ladies

Ksenia's classes:

Ksenia Kondratova

Choreographer

A motivated and passionate person in dancing with more than 15 years in professional dancing and teaching experience in various dance styles and in several countries. Traveled the world performing dancing shows and plays and willing to share her knowledge with the students and to develop their skills. Rhythmic gymnastics champion with several diplomas in sports, gymnastics, and dancing. Bachelor's Degree in Sports & Physical Education, academic and pedagogical dance studies, choreographer. Pilates and stretching certified trainer. Speaks 6 languages and loves to communicate her passion for dance and fitness.

Sherazade Mami

Choreographer

Rising Stars - Ballet, Academ Styles, Stretching, Femme Choreo, Ladies Fitness

Sherazade's classes:

Experienced Street Styles dancer. Her passion is in Hip Hop, Breakdance, Latin Fusion, Dancehall and all the new trends of Street Styles.

Asal Khashimova

Choreographer

Rising Stars - Hip Hop, Street Styles

Asal's classes:

Lidia is certified fitness instructor and gymnastics coach, graduate of Choreographic Institute in Ukraine, professional dancer, founder of multiple fitness and dance groups and projects in Ukraine. After being a part of Circus Theater troupe in Finland, Lidia also traveled with Cirque du Soleil for seven years, where she had an amazing opportunity to take multiple fitness and dance workshops along with circus artists. Lidia's passion is fitness and she gives it all when it comes to her classes.

Barre Fitness, Fitball Pilates

Lidia's classes:

Lidia Hrynchenko

Fitness Instructor

Multiple winner of various dance competitions in Europe, master of sports in rhythmic gymnastics, graduate of Lviv National Choreographic School. Anna was involved in different famous shows and projects as a dancer and choreographer in Ukraine. After moving to Ottawa was a soloist of Svitanok Dance Ensemble for 7 years. Anna has over 15 years of teaching experience and is very passionate about sharing her knowledge with students.

Rising Stars - Ballet, Academ Styles, Heels, Stretching.

Anna's classes:

Anna Kamsha

Artistic Director, Choreographer

Specializes in Street styles, such as Jazz Funk, Dancehall, Hip Hop, Vogue and Heels. Ksenia started her dance career as a professional synchronized swimmer and then transferred to street dance styles and fitness. She is a multiple winner of dance competitions and has been teaching in Eastern Europe and Canada for over 6 years. Always stylish and creative choreography, with a fresh twist. No matter which of her classes you'll choose- you'll go home in a positive mood, full of energy!

Street Styles, Femme Choreo, Ladies

Ksenia's classes:

Ksenia Kondratova

Choreographer

A motivated and passionate person in dancing with more than 15 years in professional dancing and teaching experience in various dance styles and in several countries. Traveled the world performing dancing shows and plays and willing to share her knowledge with the students and to develop their skills. Rhythmic gymnastics champion with several diplomas in sports, gymnastics, and dancing. Bachelor's Degree in Sports & Physical Education, academic and pedagogical dance studies, choreographer. Pilates and stretching certified trainer. Speaks 6 languages and loves to communicate her passion for dance and fitness.

Sherazade Mami

Choreographer

Rising Stars - Ballet, Academ Styles, Stretching, Femme Choreo, Ladies Fitness

Sherazade's classes:

Experienced Street Styles dancer. Her passion is in Hip Hop, Breakdance, Latin Fusion, Dancehall and all the new trends of Street Styles.

Asal Khashimova

Choreographer

Rising Stars - Hip Hop, Street Styles

Asal's classes:

Lidia is certified fitness instructor and gymnastics coach, graduate of Choreographic Institute in Ukraine, professional dancer, founder of multiple fitness and dance groups and projects in Ukraine. After being a part of Circus Theater troupe in Finland, Lidia also traveled with Cirque du Soleil for seven years, where she had an amazing opportunity to take multiple fitness and dance workshops along with circus artists. Lidia's passion is fitness and she gives it all when it comes to her classes.

Barre Fitness, Fitball Pilates

Lidia's classes:

Lidia Hrynchenko

Fitness Instructor

Multiple winner of various dance competitions in Europe, master of sports in rhythmic gymnastics, graduate of Lviv National Choreographic School. Anna was involved in different famous shows and projects as a dancer and choreographer in Ukraine. After moving to Ottawa was a soloist of Svitanok Dance Ensemble for 7 years. Anna has over 15 years of teaching experience and is very passionate about sharing her knowledge with students.

Rising Stars - Ballet, Academ Styles, Heels, Stretching.

Anna's classes:

Anna Kamsha

Artistic Director, Choreographer

Specializes in Street styles, such as Jazz Funk, Dancehall, Hip Hop, Vogue and Heels. Ksenia started her dance career as a professional synchronized swimmer and then transferred to street dance styles and fitness. She is a multiple winner of dance competitions and has been teaching in Eastern Europe and Canada for over 6 years. Always stylish and creative choreography, with a fresh twist. No matter which of her classes you'll choose- you'll go home in a positive mood, full of energy!

Street Styles, Femme Choreo, Ladies

Ksenia's classes:

Ksenia Kondratova

Choreographer

A motivated and passionate person in dancing with more than 15 years in professional dancing and teaching experience in various dance styles and in several countries. Traveled the world performing dancing shows and plays and willing to share her knowledge with the students and to develop their skills. Rhythmic gymnastics champion with several diplomas in sports, gymnastics, and dancing. Bachelor's Degree in Sports & Physical Education, academic and pedagogical dance studies, choreographer. Pilates and stretching certified trainer. Speaks 6 languages and loves to communicate her passion for dance and fitness.

Sherazade Mami

Choreographer

Rising Stars - Ballet, Academ Styles, Stretching, Femme Choreo, Ladies Fitness

Sherazade's classes:

Experienced Street Styles dancer. Her passion is in Hip Hop, Breakdance, Latin Fusion, Dancehall and all the new trends of Street Styles.

Asal Khashimova

Choreographer

Rising Stars - Hip Hop, Street Styles

Asal's classes:

Lidia is certified fitness instructor and gymnastics coach, graduate of Choreographic Institute in Ukraine, professional dancer, founder of multiple fitness and dance groups and projects in Ukraine. After being a part of Circus Theater troupe in Finland, Lidia also traveled with Cirque du Soleil for seven years, where she had an amazing opportunity to take multiple fitness and dance workshops along with circus artists. Lidia's passion is fitness and she gives it all when it comes to her classes.

Barre Fitness, Fitball Pilates

Lidia's classes:

Lidia Hrynchenko

Fitness Instructor

Our Instructors

Meet our talented team - a group of passionate dancers who have created a stunning community around them.
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Anna Kamsha

Artistic Director, Choreographer

Anna's classes: Rising Stars - Ballet, Academ Styles, Heels, Stretching

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Ksenia Kondratova

Choreographer

Ksenia's classes: Street Styles, Femme Choreo, Ladies

2021-2022 SCHEDULE

Classes are offered in 2 locations - Kanata and NCAC (Bells Corners)

2021-2022 SCHEDULE

Classes are offered in 2 locations - Kanata and NCAC (Bells Corners)

STUDIO DIRECTIONS

STUDIO DIRECTIONS -

school of modern dance

KANATA Location #1

KANATA Location #1


NCAC Location #2

NCAC Location #2


Kanata Location #1: Studio 1 - Unit 212/ Studio 2- Unit 112