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 4:15-5:15pm
Sat 12:00-1:00pm

Ballet I B (Beginner, 1 year in Ballet)
Thu 4:30-5:30pm
Fri 5:00-6:00pm

 

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

Ballet II B
Wed 5:15-6:30pm

 

 

Required Attire:

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


 

Teen Jazz/Ballet Combo

Teen Jazz/Ballet Combo


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:

Tue 8:00-9:15pm

 

 

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

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

Ballet V
Mon 6:00-7:30pm
Wed 6:30-8:00pm

 

 

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:

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).

 

Class Requirement:

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

 

Schedule:

Pointe I
Wed 8:00-8:45pm

Pointe II
Mon 7:30-8:30pm

 

 

Required Attire:

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