Creative Movement- ages 5-7, length 30 mins $40
Celebrating a young child’s creativity and joy, this class is focused on movement through music while interpreting the world around them. Children will be introduced to a broad range of movements as well as establishing a base for beginning ballet concepts. Watch your child transform into butterflies and monkeys all while absorbing the benefits of classical music.
Modern- ages 8+ 1hr class $75
A distinct contrast to Ballet, Modern allows a freedom of movement which Ballet does not. This class will introduce different modern techniques and movement, and allow the dancers to experiment with their bodies and interact with each other. This class is a study of possibilities and creativity.
Musical Theater- ages 8+ 1 hr class $95
A true musical theater class! This class will be divided into two sections. The first half of class is practicing with a pianist and a set of songs, and the second half is focused on applying movements to the song. Different levels of dance experience is okay! This class is about fun and recreating your favorite musical!!
Ballet I- ages 6-8, 1x/week, 45 min class $60
This class serves as a bridge between creative movement and moves into a beginner ballet class. Barre work will be introduced focusing on alignment and technique, as well as center work. Although this class is a step up we still focus on creativity of movement as well as musicality.
Ballet II- ages 7-10, 2x week, 1 hr class $115
This class is focused on developing beginning technique, strength, theory, and vocabulary. Introduction to kinesiology is also established through movement. Performance opportunities are available to help develop stage presence and artistry. Mastery of basic concepts is required to pass into the next level.
Ballet III- ages 9-12, 3x/week, 1.25 hr class $195
Coordination of movement is enhanced in this class, as well as strength and musicality. Muscle development is especially important for this class because mid year students will be introduced to pointe provided they pass physical requirements and at the teachers discretion. Students are expected to arrive early so they can stretch and warm up.
Ballet IV/V (by audition only) 4.5-5.5hours/week 1.5 hr class
Ballet IV- $240
Ballet V- $300 (includes modern class)
These classes have a serious focus on developing artistry and technique. Classical repertoire will be introduced to dancers as well as contemporary ballet movements. Most classes will be on pointe and multiple performance opportunities will be offered. Students are expected to arrive early and warm-up. Live music accompaniment for some classes. Ballet V students will be expected to purchase a personal tutu for regular use.