French Kinderdance



J’ai le plaisir de vous annoncer que j’enseignerais un cours de “Kinderdance” cette année à International Dance Academy. Ce cours est pour les enfants de l’âge 3 à 5 ans. Le tout se déroulera en FRANÇAIS!!! C’est une première pour Thunder Bay. Alors, si vous avez un petit ou une petite qui aimerait danser, venez à notre session d’inscription ce samedi! (voir les infos ci-bas). Il y aura pleins d’activités pour les enfants à la session d’inscription. Les cours seront les samedis matins de 9h45 à 10h30. J’ai tellement hâte!!! En espérant de partager mon amour pour la danse avec votre enfant!
I am pleased to announce that I will be teaching a “kinderdance” class this year at International Dance Academy. This course is for children aged 3 TO 5. The whole class will be in French!!! It’s a First for thunder bay. So if you have a little boy or a little girl who would like to dance, come to our registration session this Saturday! (see information below). There will be a lot of activities for children at the registration session. Classes will be Saturday mornings from 9:45 am to 10:30 am. I’m so excited!!! Hoping to share my love for dancing with your child!


New Faculty Member


International Dance Academy is so excited to introduce and welcome Stéfanie Middleton to our staff team.  Stéfanie will be leading the French Kinderdance classes being offered for the first time here in Thunder Bay.

Stéfanie danced at International Dance Academy for over 15 years. She started at the age of 3 and danced at IDA until she left Thunder Bay to pursue her studies in Ottawa and Vancouver. Stéfanie studied all types of dance and taught a variety of classes and levels for over 5 years. She has competed in a variety of dance competitions both locally and in the US. She was a member of the University of Ottawa dance team while she studied there. Recently, Stéfanie was a Salsa Tots and Salsa Babies instructor in Thunder Bay.
Stéfanie is a speech-language pathologist and a teacher. She currently teaches at École catholique Franco-Supérieur. She is very excited to bring her love of dance together with her love of the French language for the first time in Thunder Bay.


Registrations commence August 22nd

Registrations commence August 22nd

Acro, Adult, Ballet, Events, Hip Hop, Jazz, Kinderdance, Lyrical, Modern, Tap

Whether you’re looking to dance for recreation, health & fitness, or are pursuing a continuing education in the arts; IDA is the place that can facilitate your needs. We start our little ones dancing at the tender age of 2 in our Twinkle Tots program and continue through Adult.

An exciting 2017/2018 Season is planned with registration starting on August 22nd as follows:

Tuesdays, Wednesdays, Thursdays from 4:00-6:00 pm.  Saturdays 10:00-12:00 pm

Each registration will receive a commemorative 35th anniversary t-shirt and all pre-school programs, a free tutu.

IDA-Jazz Trio