360 Dance Project
Dance School & Studio | Black Diamond, Alberta | 403-630-8103
360 Dance Project is an Acrobatic Arts certified dance studio in Black Diamond, Alberta, serving Diamond Valley, Millarville, Turner Valley, Longview, and the Foothills area. We offer recreational and competitive classes for all ages in Acro, Jazz, Lyrical/Contemporary, Ballet, Pointe, Hip-Hop, Tap, and Preschool. We are proud to be your local dance studio! Contact us for more info and to enrol.
Acro dance incorporates gymnastics, tumbling, contortion, and flexibility with Jazz dance, to create an exciting performance style. We focus on creating a solid foundation from the beginning so that all dancers can accomplish these skills safely.
Ballet | Pointe & Pre-pointe
Ballet is the foundation of dance. We follow the Ballet syllabus for R.A.D. (Royal Academy of Dance) with the option of Ballet exams. Ballet is a classic genre and provides technical training, dance education, musical timing, performance quality, and will enhance a dancers strength and flexibility.
Always a popular style, think Broadway perhaps, our Jazz classes feature instruction on the classic foundation techniques while incorporating modern styles of Jazz such as the popular 'Street Jazz'.
Lyrical & Contemporary
This class is a bi-weekly rotation of Lyrical and Contemporary instruction to optimize your learning experience in both genres. Contemporary class will use the techniques of classical movement in combination with the current movement inspired by Travis Wall, Stacey Tookey, Mia Michaels, and many others
This class is based on rhythm, coordination, and musicality. Students will have a lot of fun while developing their mental and muscle memory. Our tap classes are based on the Al Gilbert syllabus, as well as some freestyle work.
In this fun, street dance class, you will learn different styles of Hip Hop, including House, Breaking, Popping & Locking, Jazz Funk, Tutting and more.
We believe that all children have an amazing potential, and want to help nurture their creativity and artistic development while offering a positive, safe environment in our studio. Reach out today to learn more about our classes and our studio located in the heart of the Foothills, Black Diamond, Alberta
Our Student's Success Stories
"We love 360 Dance Project! Miss Cierra is an exceptional teacher! She fosters the abilities of her students and encourages them to develop their individual strengths, interests and dance techniques. I love that our studio is local and supports our community. We feel part of a dance family and look forward to another season!"
360 Dance Parent
Five star Google Review:
"We love this local dance studio!!! Miss Cierra encourages and empowers her students! She recognizes their strengths and teaches them to shine!!! My daughter loves Acro, Tap and Ballet!"
360 Dance Parent
“I'm so happy to dance at 360, I love all of my classes and teachers!”
360 Dance Student
ARTISTIC DIRECTOR, INSTRUCTOR & CHOREOGRAPHER
Miss Cierra has studied dance since the age of two. Having studied all styles of dance, she has competed in over 50 competitions and conventions, accomplished grades 3-8 and vocational levels of Inter-found, Intermediate and Advanced RAD (Royal Academy of Dance) Ballet.
Cierra was invited to compete as a soloist in Contemporary and Lyrical at the Dance World Cup in Whistler, BC, had the opportunity to perform on the TV show, 'The Next Step', where she worked with the renowned choreographer, Stacey Tookey, and was invited to travel to study dance in Barcelona, Spain and Paris, France as part of the Dance World Tours.
Miss Cierra joined the Calgary-based Ember Dance Company in 2016 and has performed in many company shows, over 20 local community performances, and three dance films. She has also performed professionally as a back-up dancer for actor-singer-comedian Hannibal Buress. She had the opportunity to travel with her company to Winnipeg to Participate in 'Skylines, a Dance and Film Festival' in 2018 and participated in Skylines again in 2019.
As a teacher, Miss Cierra began her career at the age of 16, having taught at many studios in Alberta and has choreographed competitive numbers in all varieties and levels. Miss Cierra loves teaching kids to love dance just as much as she does, while teaching proper technique! Her favourite styles to teach are Acro, Lyrical/Contemporary, Tap and Jazz.