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A few spots left at County School of Dance

CountyDancepic1dancer-2A few spaces still available!
311 Main St., Picton
(rear entrance)


Ages 3 to adult welcome!

Classes include: Ballet, Costume Baby Ballerinas
Irish, Modern, Jazz, Lyrical Jazz, Tap, Hip Hop,
Intro to Pointe, Musical Theatre

Class Descriptions

Ballet – “The basis for all forms of Dance” Classical Ballet is the best starting point for any student of dance.

Costume Baby Ballerinas – For three & four -year-olds – Dressed in a new costume each week your little princess learns basic ballet.

Irish – This “Riverdance” style Irish is fun for all ages. (Soft slipper only).

Modern –  Contemporary movement performed in bare feet. Ages 9+

Jazz – Broadway style dance. Classes age 4 & up.

Lyrical Jazz– Jazz and contemporary dance which interprets lyrics and expresses those themes through movement. Ages 9+up.

Tap – Broadway style dance in tap shoes. Age 5 & up.

Hip Hop – Street dance. Age 6 & up.

Intro to Pointe – Beginner pointe for more advanced ballet students.

Musical Threatre – Students learn Broadway musical numbers, acting, dancing and lip syncing.

Cecchetti Exams – Students perfect basic ballet technique at an international standard – when ready, they are examined at the National Ballet School in Toronto

Studio Uniform:

Black body suit – tights & dance slippers (appropriate to the discipline).

Hair Girls: Ballet – Bun,
Jazz & Irish – Ponytail

No Jewellery – Studs Excepted

No Dance Skirts or Shorts (Underwear under both tights and bodysuit are unnecessary)


All Teachers Certified/Professionals.

All Ballet Teachers are also Graduates of The National Ballet School’s Full-Time Professional Dance/Academic Program.

Newly Renovated Facility with new Safe Sprung Hardwood Dance Surface

Limited Class Sizes


(613) 476-3256 or email:


311 Main Street, Picton (Parking and Entrance in the rear)

A little about Miss Brenda

Brenda Cunningham-Moran, L.I.S.T.D., CECCHETTI – Teacher/Choreographer/Adjudicator

An Honours Graduate of The National Ballet School, Brenda has performed with The National Ballet of Canada and The Australian Ballet.

A Certified member of the Canadian branch of The Imperial Society of Teachers of Dance, L.I.S.T.D. Cecchetti, Brenda has taught dance in Huntsville for the past twenty Three years and in 2000, performed in The National Ballet School’s 40th Anniversary Celebration in Glenn Gilmour’s “The Gathering”.

Brenda is also Founder/Director of the Muskoka Ballet Scholarship Fund, Former Vice President Artistic of The Huntsville Festival of the Arts and the Ontario Representative of the Cecchetti Society of Canada. She was honoured to teach at the Cecchetti Society’s annual spring seminar at the National Ballet School in Toronto and the Royal Winnipeg Ballet School and choreograph the first nine seasons of The Huntsville Festival of the Arts children’s symphony/dance productions.

Ms. Cunningham’s students have been accepted into the full time professional dance/academic programs of the National and Quinte Ballet schools and The Royal Winnipeg Ballet and The Danny Grossman Dance Company. Her goal is to provide every student the individual attention and encouragement to attain selfconfidence, excellent technique and an enduring love of music, dance and the arts. She is thrilled to be starting her fifth successful season in Picton, where she will again present a full length Nutcracker for her students this December.

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