Ballet / Pointe

Ballet I

Ballet I


A 1-hour class incorporating barre, center and across the floor variations. Fundamentals of classical ballet emphasizing proper placement of body and strengthening of feet. Adagio, allegro, turns, jumps. Beginner level.

 

Age:

7-8

 

Schedule:

Ballet I A (Beginner/Entry Level)
TBA

Ballet I B (Beginner, 1 year in Ballet)
TBA

 

Required Attire:

Black leotard, pink tights, pink ballet shoes. Hair secured in bun.


 

Ballet II

Ballet II


A 1-hour and 15 minute class incorporating barre, center and across-the-floor variations. Exercises are more difficult.

 

Age:

8-up

 

Schedule:

Ballet II A
TBA

Ballet II B
TBA

 

 

Required Attire:

Black leotard, pink tights, pink ballet shoes. Hair secured in bun.


 

Teen Ballet

Teen Ballet


A 1-hour class specifically for the teenager who has had little or no early training in ballet. Learn classical ballet in a class with your peers rather than young children. Same structure and required attire as a Ballet II class.

 

Age:

12-up

 

Schedule:

TBA

 

 

Required Attire:

Black leotard, pink tights, pink ballet shoes. Hair secured in bun. Males: Black tights, white tee shirts, black ballet shoes.


 

Ballet III, IV & V

Ballet III, IV & V


90-minute classes including barre, centre, variations, turns, jumps, allegro, adagio, pas de deux. Emphasis on speed and strengthening feet, legs, back, proper technique. Intermediate and advanced level (at least 3 years of Ballet).

 

Age:

12-up

 

Schedule:

Ballet III
TBA

Ballet IV
TBA

Ballet V
TBA

 

 

Required Attire:

Black leotard, pink tights, pink ballet shoes. Hair in classical bun.


 

Pre-Pointe

Pre-Pointe


A 30-minute class introducing the serious ballet student to specific exercises that will strengthen the feet and prepare them for Pointe 1. (Teacher recommendation required)

 

Class Requirement:

Two Ballet III or IV classes per week with teacher recommendation.

 

Schedule:

TBA

 

 

Required Attire:

Black leotard, pink tights, pink Pre-Pointe shoes with pink ribbons. Hair in classical bun.


 

Pointe I & II

Pointe I & II


A 45-minute (Pointe 1) and 60-minute (Pointe 2) class which utilizes specific barre and center exercises to strengthen the feet and legs while “en Pointe.” Beginner and Intermediate level (at least 3 years of Classical Ballet, 0-2 years of Pointe).

 

Class Requirement:

Two Ballet IV or V classes per week with teacher recommendation.

 

Schedule:

Pointe I
TBA

Pointe II
TBA

 

 

Required Attire:

Black leotard, pink tights, pink Pointe shoes with pink ribbons. Hair in classical bun.


 

Pointe III

Pointe III


This is an advanced level Pointe class comprised of students who have been promoted by their ballet instructor. Strong ballet and pointe technique required.

 

Class Requirement:

Two Level 5 Ballet technique classes per week, minimum.

 

Schedule:

TBA

 

 

Required Attire:

Black leotard, pink tights, pink Pointe shoes with pink ribbons. Hair in classical bun.