Beginners Ballet: The study of classical ballet for the entering student with little or limited previous study and experience. Emphasis is placed on fundamental principles of ballet technique: correct body placement, alignment, turnout, and transfer of weight, muscle strength, flexibility, coordination, musicality and classical port de bras. Students will learn and practice in detail the mechanics, dynamics and artistic qualities of basic ballet movements and develop self-discipline and a professional attitude.
Intermediate Ballet: The study of classical ballet for the entering student with previous study and experience. Students will work on refining their knowledge and execution of proper turnout and correct placement and alignment; these concepts will be integrated through the entire class. Students will learn and practice in detail the mechanics, dynamics and artistic qualities of ballet movements and develop self-discipline and a professional attitude.
Advanced Ballet: The extension of in-depth study mastered in sophomore year with a strong emphasis on more complex coordination, technical skill, musicality and artistic expression
Pointe classes: Pointe candidates must attend a minimum of ballet classes established by the school and must have been assessed and approved by the pointe teacher to attend this class.
Monday 4:00-5:00 Beg/Int Pre-teen (9-12 years)
Monday 5:00-6:30 Adv Pre-teen (9-12 years)
Monday 6:30-7:30 Beg Teens and Adult
Monday 6:30-8:00 Adv Teens (13 years and up)
Wednesday 3:00-4:00 Beg (3-5 years)
Wednesday 4:00-5:00 Beg (5-8 years)
Thursday 7:00-8:30 Adv (13 yrs and up)
Thursday 7:00-8:00 Int Teens and Adults
Friday 4:00-5:00 Beg/Int Pre-teens
Friday 5:00-6:30 Adv Pre-teens (9-12 years)
Saturday 9:00-10:00am Beg Pre-teens (7-12 years)