CLASSES – SCHOOL YEAR 2020/2021

Beginner Ballet I 
Introduction to ballet for 7-8 year-olds.  This class is well suited to our students who attended A1 in the 2019/20 school year.  Fundamental ballet movements, positions, and musicality will be covered in each class as well as improvisation, pantomime, and creative movement. 
Purple leotards, pink tights, ballet slippers.*  Boys attire: Black tights/white t-shirt, ballet slippers.

Beginner Ballet II
Beginning ballet for 8-9 year-olds.  This class is well suited for our students who attended A2 in the 2019/20 school year.  Fundamental ballet movements, positions, and musicality will be covered in each class as well as improvisation, pantomime, creative movement, and beginning strength training.
Royal blue leotards, pink tights, ballet slippers.*  Boys attire: Black tights/white t-shirt, ballet slippers.

Advanced Beginner Ballet
This class is well suited to students nine and older or those who attended Level B in the 2019/20 school year.   In this level we will begin more structured ballet exercises including barre work and center floor combinations as well as strength work and basic pre-pointe exercises. 
Burgundy leotards, pink tights, ballet slippers.*  Boys attire: Black tights/white t-shirt, ballet slippers.

Beginner Intermediate Ballet – These classes will be live streamed via Zoom.
This class is well suited to our students who attended Level C1 or C2 in the 2019/20 school year.  In this class for students with prior experience, our barre and center work combinations are expanded, and pre-pointe exercises are introduced for the girls; boys will begin exercises to develop their upper body and jump strength.  
Navy blue or black leotards, pink tights, ballet slippers.* Boys attire: Black tights/white t-shirt, ballet slippers.

Intermediate Ballet – These classes will be live streamed via Zoom.
This class is well suited to first year pointe students, our 2019/20 Level D students who had their training interrupted by Covid-19, or pre-pointe students by invitation.  In this class, students will perform a full, classical barre.  Center work will include pirouette and petit allegro combinations.  Pointe and Pre-Pointe work will be included in every class.
Black or gray leotards, pink tights.* Boys attire: Black tights/white t-shirt, ballet slippers.

Advanced Training Program – These classes will be live streamed via Zoom.
This level is for students with at least two years of pointe experience and who expect to attend a minimum of three classes per week, either in person or remotely.  Pointe work will be taught in each class as well as strength and conditioning exercises. 
Any color leotard, pink tights.* Boys attire: Black tights/white t-shirt, ballet slippers.

Pre-Professional Division
Our most advanced level for serious students wishing to attend more than five classes per week.  Advanced pointe and variations are taught in this level.  A ballet specific strength and conditioning program may be offered throughout the year as a supplemental class for Pre-Pro students.   
This class is by audition or invitation.

Beginning Intermediate and Intermediate Ballet via Zoom
This Zoom class is dedicated to the students attending class remotely so all combinations and direction will be geared towards dancers working in their home studios.  It is highly recommended that dancers who are exclusively training remotely attend this class as part of their weekly schedule so that they may receive personal feedback and instruction.  The class is designed for our Intermediate level dancers but advanced dancers wishing to refine their technique and receive some extra feedback are welcome to sign up as well.
Any color leotard, and tights.* Boys attire: Black tights/white t-shirt, ballet slippers.

Adult/teen Ballet
Due to our extremely limited class size, adults may sign up for our remote classes that are offered throughout the week.
Comfortable, non-restrictive clothing recommended.

* Students of color are welcome to wear skin tone tights and shoes.

Link to live-streamed classes:

https://us02web.zoom.us/j/88428500544?pwd=eGpsMUdQdExMS2dFZjU4dXBUZFhaZz09

Link to Intermediate Ballet via Zoom: 

https://us02web.zoom.us/j/81113385263?pwd=dnJldW9BdEs2YzlLOGlvZFpUdVZxUT09

April break interim class: Thursday 3:00-4:30

https://us02web.zoom.us/j/88273244660?pwd=bVA1WklwL2hVK1ZnVThaMW5VS0lMQT09

April Break interim class: Friday 10:00-11:30

https://us02web.zoom.us/j/84154879678?pwd=YksycnlXeTE1K0cwRXZqR3FCODMrZz09