Maple Leaf School of Russian Ballet is proud to offer Canada's first professional ballet development program following the Bolshoi Ballet Academy curriculum using the Vaganova ballet method. As with the Vaganova Academy in St. Petersburg, Russia, our CPDP is an eight-year professional training program that is comprehensive and progressive and designed to produce world class dancers who are prepared for a professional career with ballet companies around the world. Students 10 – 18 years of age participating in our Comprehensive Professional Development Program (CPDP) will take a variety of classes to develop technique, artistry and versatility. Classes will include:
Classical ballet in the Vaganova method, Character, Modern, Jazz, Contemporary and other supportive dance arts.
Maple Leaf School of Russian Ballet believes that there is a professional company for almost every dancer and the School encourages anyone with aspirations to dance professionally to audition for our Comprehensive Professional Development Program.
Admission into Maple Leaf School of Russian Ballet's CPDP is by audition only. Students may audition in person on select dates or by sending us an audition video.
To find out more about auditioning for the School's Comprehensive Professional Ballet Program, please visit the Audition Page.