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)
Wed 4:45-6:00pm
Sat 12:00-1:00pm

Ballet I B (Beginner, 1 year in Ballet)
Thu 4:45-6:00pm
Fri 5:00-6:00pm

 

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 4:45-6:00pm
Tue 4:45-6:00pm

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:

Tue 8:00-9:15pm

 

 

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 & 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
Fri 6:00-7:30pm
Sat 1:00-2:30pm

Ballet IV
Tue 7:00-8:30pm
Wed 6:45-8:15pm

Ballet V
Mon 6:00-7:30pm
Wed 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:

Fri 7:30-8:00pm

 

 

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
Wed 8:15-9:00pm

Pointe II
Mon 7:30-8:30pm

 

 

Required Attire:

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


 

Variations

Variations


TEACHER APPROVAL REQUIRED BALLET IV/V ONLY. This 1hr class is for the advanced ballet dancer who has been recommended and ready to be taught choreography from classical ballets, original choreography and pas de deus variations. Females will take this class "en pointe".

 

Age:

12-up

 

Schedule:

Wed 8:00-9:00pm

 

 

Required Attire:


 

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