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


Indigenous Dance Studio offers dance, music, visual art programming and workshops for schools and communities across Canada and internationally.  She also directs the Little Bear Dancers, a troupe of community and beginner dancers available for performances, in addition to a professional dance troupe of experienced dancers.  


Please contact us for the following information packages:

  • 2016-2017 In-School Programming Guide
  • In-school dance residencies (1 - 2 weeks)
  • Little Bear Dancers Performance Package
  • Professional Hoop Dance and Powwow Dance Performance referrals (NAAWD and Calgary Stampede)