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)
Mon 4:30-5:30pm
Sat 11:00-12:00pm

Ballet I B (Beginner, 1 year in Ballet)
Thu 4:30-5:30pm
Sat 12:00-1:00pm

 

Required Attire:

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

Boys: Black footed ballet tights, plain white short sleeve tee (Haines) and black ballet shoes.


 

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
Mon 5:30-6:45pm
Tue 5:15-6:30pm

Ballet II B
Wed 5:30-6:45pm

 

 

Required Attire:

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

Boys: Black footed ballet tights, plain white short sleeve tee (Haines) and black ballet shoes.


 

Teen Jazz/Ballet Combo

Teen Jazz/Ballet Combo


One hour & 15 minute class, specifically for the teenager who has had little or no early training in dance, combining the disciplines of classical ballet and jazz. Barre, center, across-the-floor combinations and fun choreography. Learn alongside your peers, rather than young children. Same required attire as a Ballet II class.

 

Age:

12 and up

 

Schedule:

Wed 6:45-8:00pm
Thu 7:30-8:45pm

 

 

Required Attire:

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

Males: Black tights, white tee shirts, black ballet shoes.


 

Ballet III & IV

Ballet III & IV


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
Mon 6:45-8:15pm
Sat 1:00-2:30pm

Ballet IV
Mon 6:45-8:15pm
Tue 6:30-8:00pm

 

 

Required Attire:

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

Boys: Black footed ballet tights, plain white short sleeve tee (Haines) and black ballet shoes.


 

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:

Sat 2:30-3:00pm

 

 

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).
*Pointe Shoe Appointments are scheduled with Ms Tatum

 

Class Requirement:

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

 

Schedule:

Pointe I
Mon 8:15-9:00pm

Pointe II
Mon 8:15-9:00pm

 

 

Required Attire:

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


 

All classes with the exception of Pointe are for both boys & girls.