Great Dancing comes

from Great Music!

 

 

Don Picard School of Dance

 
Don Picard 

604-941-4592

dapicard@shaw.ca

* DANCER

* CHOREOGRAPHER

* TEACHER

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 2014 Schedule

 

  Monday

Tuesday

Wednesday Thursday Friday

Times

James Anderson Learning Ctr

20381 66th Ave

9 Weeks Starts Jan 27

no class Feb 10, Mar 17 & 24

White Rock

Kent St Leisure Center

1475 Kent St

10 weeks Starts Jan 7

White Rock

Centennial Arena

14600 North Bluff Rd

10 Weeks Starts Jan 8

Langley Black Lock Art School

206th St

 9 weeks Starts Feb 6

No classes Mar 20 & 27

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

6:45

7:00 pm

Ballroom / Club Dance

Level 1

Waltz & Foxtrot

Waltz & Foxtrot

Level 1

Rumba & Cha Cha

Level 1 & 2

7:00 pm

Latin Lovers

Level 1

7:45 Private Group

7:45

8:00 pm

Rock & Roll Jive

Level 1

Waltz & Foxtrot

Level 2 & 3

Rock & Roll Jive

Level 2 & 3

8:00 pm

Cross Step Waltz

Level 1 & 2

8:45

 

Cross Step Waltz

Level 2 & 3

West Coast Swing

Level 2 & 3

 

8:45 Private Lessons available

 

 

 

To Register for these courses:

Langley - 604-533-4227

White Rock - 604-541-2161

or call

Don Picard @ 604-941-4592 or dapicard@shaw.ca