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Start off this fall with a Contact Workshop:

Beginner's Contact
Saturday and Sunday Sept 17-18, 3-6pm.
Taught by Anne Cooper.
Cost: $75
A 6 hour introductory course in Contact fundamentals, for those with no/little experience.

Intermediate Contact
Saturday and Sunday Sept 24-25, 3-6pm
Taught by Anne Cooper
Cost: $75
For those with several years of experience.

To register, email with either Beginner's Contact Workshop or Intermediate Contact Workshop in the subject line. Payment is due the first day of class -- cash or cheque only, no credit/debit cards. Please wear comfortable clothing, no jewellery (long sleeves & knee pads are helpful). Please arrive 15 minutes early the first day for payment and registration.

MORNING CONTACT, Monday-Friday,10am-noon, taught by Peter Bingham. Permission of the instructor required. Classes resume Sept 12.

DROP-IN CONTACT classes taught by Anne Cooper. All levels of dancer welcome:
Sundays noon-2pm. Classes begin September 11.

All classes $15 drop in (cash or cheque only)
CLASS CARDS are available -- 5 classes for $60. Valid to the end of June 2017. Can be purchased from any instructor.


CONTACT JAMS, organizer/facilitator: Anne Cooper.
Jams take place the first and third Sunday of each month, 7-9pm.
$2 drop-in, all levels of dancer welcome.
No jams in August. First jam of the new season: September 18

Call for Scholarship Students

EDAM is offering a number of training scholarships this fall for dancers who have recently finished their basic technical training (alternative physical training will be considered). This program is intended for dancers emerging into the professional community.

Participants will receive free morning classes Monday-Friday 10am-noon) from September 12 –December 16, 2016.

Scholarship recipients MUST be available to participate in a minimum of THREE morning classes/week.

If interested, please send your dance resume and a head shot to

Applications are due no later than August 15, 2016. Students accepted into the program will be notified by August 26.