The Conservatory

Indigenous Dance

Indigenous Dance - Pow-wow and Hoop Dancecons_img_Indigenous_Dance

Explore the fundamental aspects of pow-wow and hoop dancing while placing it in the context of history and cultural preservation. Powwow dance and hoop dance are high cardiovascular, skills-based dance forms that promote improvisation and creative thinking skills. Discover the music that accompanies these dances, while studying the spiritual and social aspects of these dances in various Indigenous cultures. 

CourseCRNDayDateTimeFee
Indigenous Dance (6-12 yrs)CRN 1651TuesdayFeb. 21 - Mar. 21, 20175:30 - 7 p.m.$10
Indigenous Dance (13+ yrs)CRN 1652TuesdayFeb. 21 - Mar. 21, 20177 - 8:30 p.m.$10

5 Classes 

Jessica McMann-Sparvier has been providing professional Indigenous Arts services since 2009 in Manitoba, Alberta, and British Columbia. She is a Cree member of the Cowessess First Nation in Saskatchewan and holds a Bachelors of Music from the University of Calgary.