WELCOME TO VIDANCESPORT ACADEMY
A Premiere Ballroom Dance Academy
Welcome to Vancouver Island Dancesport Academy, a studio focused on achieving exceptional standards of dance. We offer Ballroom and Latin dance instruction for beginner dancers, wedding dance, competitors and professional training from highly certified and experienced instructor. We believe in nurturing creativity and artistic development, and offer a warm and positive environment to foster the growth that all dancers want and need. Reach out today to learn more about the classes we offer and how to get involved.
DON’T THINK. JUST DANCE.
Gaétan Rouette is a former Adult 10 Dance Canadian International Grand Finalist. He won many
championship titles in Quebec and represented Canada several times at the prestigious dance
competition, the Blackpool Dance Festival. He went in London, England to perfect his knowledge in standard and Latin. His experience as competitor, coach and choreographer make him one of the top trainers in North America. In the past 10 years, his students have won many competitions such as The United States Dancesport Championship and The Ohio Star Ball Dancesport Championship.
Gaétan is certified Fellow Ballroom and Fellow Latin from the Canadian Dancesport Federation. He is an national adjudicator and regularly judges at dance championships and prepare students and professionals to pass certifications.
Gaétan also earned a bachelor degree in music teaching and uses his knowledge to complement his coaching skills.
• Canadian Adult Standard, Latin and 10-Dance Championship Grand Finalist
• Fellow Standard CDS / CDF (Canadian Dancesport Federation)
• Fellow Latin CDS (Canada Dancesport / CDF
• Member Smooth CDF, NADTA (North American Dance Teacher Association)
• Member Rhythm CDF, NADTA
• Training in London, England
• Music Education Degree
• Fluent English and French speaking
• Excellent instructor in Ballroom and Latin Dancing
• Experienced Choreographer
• Piano Teacher
BALLROOM & LATIN DANCING
Classes We Offer
Our Ballroom Dance Academy offers a large variety of dance classes for all skill levels. Our experienced instructors are passionate about helping each dancer achieve their highest potential, while also having as much fun as possible. Have a look at our dance programs below to find the one that best fits your needs.
Mon - Fri: 1 pm - 9 pm
Sat: 12 pm - 6 pm
Sun: 4 pm - 9 pm
Nanaimo, BC, Canada
Calgary, AB, Canada