CLASSES – SCHOOL YEAR 2021/2022

All classes are live streamed via Zoom

Beginner Ballet 
Beginning ballet for 7-9 year-olds.  This class is well suited for our students who attended Beginner Ballet I in the 2020/21 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 Beginning Ballet II in the 2020/21 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 
This class is well suited to our students who attended Advanced Beginner Ballet in the 2020/21 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 
This class is well suited for our 2020/21 Beginner Intermediate students.  In this class, students will perform a full, classical barre.  Center work will include pirouettes as well as petit and grand allegro combinations.  Pre-Pointe work will be included in every class and students will be building towards Pointe training later in the year.  It’s recommended that students attend two classes per week.
Black or gray leotards, pink tights.* Boys attire: Black tights/white t-shirt, ballet slippers.

Advanced Intermediate Ballet 
In this class for beginner pointe students, dancers will perform a full, classical barre.  Center work will include adagio, pirouettes, and petit and grand allegro combinations.  A minimum of two classes per week is recommended (required for those training on pointe). 
Black or gray leotards, pink tights.* Boys attire: Black tights/white t-shirt, ballet slippers.

Advanced Training Program
This level is for students with at least three 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.

Attending ballet class via Zoom
Our Zoom classes provide an opportunity for dancers to train from home.  For those looking for personal feedback, please set up your computer camera in a position where your full body is visible avoiding back lighting if possible.  

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/84638347258?pwd=OC9keUVZL3BzblBUV2pyNXlMWVJGZz09