- Indian classical Kathak
- Indian contemporary
- Fusion (Spanish, Arabic)
- Bhangra / Gidda
- Folk Dances (Rajasthani, Marathi, Punjabi)
Who says you can't dance ? You sure can, at your friend's surprise b'day party, wedding in your family, fitness reasons or just to please yourself.
Our dance academy is the perfect place to get you inspired about instilling poise, grace and confidence through the art of south east asian dancing while making new friends and having loads of fun.
Whether you are an absolute beginner or a skilled dancer we have dance lessons for everyone and for all skill levels. Students, professionals, moms, dads, grand parents everyone's welcome to be a part of JGDA FAMILY.
Come dance with Anjana... Just give us a call or shoot us an email.
Contact No: 780-994-8833
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1welcome To Jeevan Gopal Dance Academy
Jeevan Gopal Dance Academy founded by Anjana Babbar, who herself carries decades of training in Kathak, Bollywood, Folk and Fusion dancing; the academy realizes Anjana's dream of making people experience the joy of dancing. She started her dance training at a very early age under her esteemed guru Sh. Rajinder Mann ji and has been a constant performer throughout her school, college and university years. It's her passion and devotion for dancing that has won her several accolades and appreciation. She has danced her way to people's hearts in India and Canada. Anjana has years of experience in performing, choreographing and teaching various dance styles to all age groups. She is also trained in theatre and have given several livewire theatrical performances. Anjana takes immense pleasure in sharing her passion and training budding dancers of a diverse and dynamic community who rock the stage wherever they perform. Anjana strongly feels that through music and dance we gain a better understanding and appreciation of each other's cultures and traditions and for her dance is not just fun, it's therapeutic.
Anjana holds a Master of science degree in Anthropology from Punjab University Chandigarh, bachelor of science with majors in Human Biology, degree in French language from Alliance Francaise and CCPE Accreditation course Canada.
Prior to opening her dance academy, Anjana served in a national healthcare service providing company as Recruiter and Trainer for physicians, nurses, lab techs in Alberta and NWT. Immigrated to Canada in 2004. Back home in India she served as the Scientific Services Officer with a French Multinational and have years of professional experience working with the leading cardiologists, neurologists, nephrologists and gynecologists in India arranging seminars, panel discussions, conferences and drives to generate public awareness towards the diet/ lifestyle related diseases and actively participated in organizing community drives promoting women's health.
Additionally she served as the Cultural Officer with the culture centre of French embassy and had the glorious opportunity to interact with artists from all over the world and learn different dance styles through cultural exchange programs. Although she has served diverse positions but people connect, communication and teaching has been a constant thread in her professional life.
Anjana has been associated in particular with promoting Indian culture through her energetic and vibrant dance style and actively volunteers in various community events and fundraisers. In addition to that she has been working with various organizations educating people on how they can jazz up their fitness routine with a regular dose of dance. She conducts dance classes for all age groups including kids, housewives, professionals, parents and grandparents and also choreographs for various cultural events and festivals in Alberta. All are welcome to experience her unique way and skill set as a teacher to set the inner dancer within you free. She teaches a variety of dance styles to all age groups in a rich and nurturing enviornment with an element of fun which enhances and enriches the learning process because she strongly feels that learning an art form should be a rewarding and positive experience for all.
For new registration members to secure a spot in one of our classes, please complete the registration form with a deposit of $25. The deposit is non-refundable and includes the registration fee and one trial class. Once you've decided to continue with our classes;the total session fee is payable on or before the first lesson.
Jeevan Gopal Dance Academy reserves the right to cancel a class or course if the minimum number of attendance is not met. In these situations Jeevan Gopal Dance Academy will refund the money paid for the remaining classes.
Annual Dance Extravaganza "JGDA FEST"
At Jeevan Gopal Dance Academy we take great pleasure in unleashing our awesome dance talent to the masses. JGDA FEST is our annual dance show which is an extension of the benefits derived from dance training. As part of their participation in the show, students learn showmanship, develop their teamwork skills to overcome shyness and to project and express their individual personalities. JGDA FEST is truly the highlight of the year for all our JGDA students and families as it really does put ' the world of dance at your feet".......all the colour, the music, the costumes, the moves!!! We love to showcase our hard working students in the styles they have been loving and the choreographies they have been working so hard to perfect.
Asian Star - Anjana Babbarhttp://www.asiantribune.ca/utilities/asian-star/7087-asian-star-anjana-babbar.html
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Jeevan Gopal Dance Academy offers dance lessons for individuals of all dancing levels and all ages, organizes dance shows, workshops, corporate packages, (team building workshops or lunch hour jam sessions), theatrical evenings, cultural events and health awareness campaigns.
Contact No : 780-994-8833
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