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Don Picard School of Dance

Don Picard 





Don has been teaching ballroom Dance in Vancouver and the Lower Mainland for over 42 years. He started ballroom dancing in Vancouver, and continued studying dance in San Francisco, LA, and Miami. In 1972 he was commended with a membership in Standard Dances with the I.S.T.D. London England, and is now a Life Member of the Canadian Dance Teachers Association, C.D.T.A. BB.

Before his Ballroom Dance career he was in Musical Theater and studied Ballet and Modern Jazz Dance and Drama for 2 years at the Banff School of Fine Arts.

Credits include:

  • Medicine Hat Musical Theater - Lead Dancer in  “Oklahoma” & “L’l Abner”
  • Chat TV Song & Dance Productions
  • Banff School of Fine Arts - Touring Productions of - “H,M.S. Pinafore” & - “Mid-Summer Nights Dream”
  • P&O Cruises On Board Professionals to - Alaska & Hawaii
  • Global Television Special Guests on the MART KENNY SHOW
  • Queen Elizabeth & Orpheum Theaters - Guest Dance Appearances
  • Cabaret & Night Club Shows - Numerous
  • Movies - CN –Imax “Wings Of Courage” in 3D - Argentine Tango Dancer
  •             - Film “Gold Rush” Salon Dancer
  •             - TV Mimi series “Titanic” Ballroom Dancer
  • Life Member CDTA

Don continues teaching at centers in Langley, White Rock and Coquitlam as well as giving private lessons and choreography for wedding couples.



Winter 2015 Schedule




Wednesday Thursday Friday


James Anderson Learning Ctr

20381 66th Ave

White Rock

Kent St Leisure Center

1475 Kent St

Starts Jan 13

White Rock

Centennial Arena

14600 North Bluff Rd

Starts Jan 14

Langley Black Lock Art School

206th St

Peggy Peats School of Dance
#5 - 20475 Lougheed Hwy
Maple Ridge



Waltz & Foxtrot

Level 1 & 2

Rumba & Cha Cha

Level 2

  7:45 Private Lessons



Waltz & Foxtrot

Level 3 & 4

West Coast Swing

Level 2




Night Club 2-step & Country 2

Level 2

Salsa & Merenge Level 1

Level 2 & 3





To Register for these courses:

Langley - 604-533-4227

White Rock - 604-541-2161

or call

Don Picard @ 604-941-4592 or