Kootenay Danceworks

Kootenay DanceWorks was founded in 2006 and is the premier training program in the area.

The school is dedicated in promoting the art of classical ballet training which is the foundation of all genres of dance.
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Renée Salsiccioli, Director

Join me in experiencing the magic and joy of dance.

As the Director, I am passionately committed in sharing the fine art of dance
with your child while providing the highest possible calibre of dance and artistic training.

The result is a school full of dancers with a love of dance.
Kootenay DanceWorks strives to create a distinctive and unique experience for every dancer,
placing emphasis on creating confident and passionate performing
artists, supporting the future generation of our young Canadian artists.

Dancers come to learn and make friends while receiving top professional training.

Kootenay DanceWorks is committed to your child!


We offer study in Jazz, Ballet, Contemporary and Creative dance.

Our students continue to be regularly accepted for summer and fall study into renowned professional schools internationally, including:
Canada’s National Ballet School
Pacific Northwest Ballet School
Royal Winnipeg Ballet School
École Supérieure de Danse de Cannes Rosella Hightower
Alvin Ailey School
Arizona Ballet School
Cirque du Soleil’s National Circus School (Montreal)
The Rock School of Dance (Philadelphia)
Chicago Ballet School
École Supérieure de Montréal
Alberta Ballet School