WATCH LIVE: Calgary Folk Music Festival with The Halluci Nation

Je danse mon alphabet

with Bouge de là
Preschool–Grade 1 Theatre Dance Workshops

Available from January 2021

Duration: 45-60 minutes
Maximum number of participants: 15-20 in preschool // 25-30 children in elementary school
Offered to students in class only (Teacher must be present)
Offered in English or in French

Using fun and easy-to-follow instructions, choreographer Hélène Langevin invites children to explore the alphabet by moving freely and expressing themselves with their bodies. Alone or in a group, how can you create 2D letters with 3D bodies?

A lively and playful creative dance workshop for children ages 4 to 6.


  • Developing gross motor skills
  • Experimenting with spontaneous body movement
  • Expressing ideas through dance
  • Cooperating with others
  • Building self-esteem

Learn more about the artists

Learning and engagement at Canada’s National Arts Centre is made possible through the support of many generous individuals and organizations from across the country. The Music Alive Program is made possible thanks to the leadership support of National Partner, The Azrieli Foundation, and Major Supporters, The Slaight Family Foundation and TD Bank Group. Thank you also to Grant and Alice Burton, Canada Life, A Donor-Advised Fund at the Community Foundation of Ottawa, Friends of the NAC Orchestra, Donors to the NAC Foundation's Future Fund, The Janice and Earle O’Born Fund for Artistic Excellence, and the donors and sponsors of the NAC’s National Youth and Education Trust, the primary resource for youth and education funding at the National Arts Centre.