Ballet ClassesFor ages 2.5 – Adults
Pembroke School of Performing Arts ballet classes are designed to give both recreational and aspiring dance professionals a strong fundamental dance foundation in a positive and exciting atmosphere. Our ballet classes focus on age appropriate ballet technique and terminology including barre work, center floor work for adagio & turns, allegro for jumps and leaps, and pointe and pre-pointe where appropriate. It is our belief that the techniques you gain in ballet will help you to advancing in other styles of dance more quickly.
Ballet Classes Schedule
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Ballet Class DetailsLessons, Attire & Tuition
The fundamentals of Ballet are studied throughout the year in classes, meeting on various days and times. Class length varies from 45 minutes to two hours in length, depending on the level and age. Ballet dance lessons begin with Ballet & Tap and progress into Ballet, Tap & Jazz by the student’s third year of dance.
Class time is focused on technique Sept through February. We begin our performance choreography in March, combining skills mastered and perfected in the earlier classes into our choreography, showcasing our dancer’s growth. Dancers will perform a minimum of two dances in the June show providing they have good attendance. Choreography and music are always age appropriate.
Students may add Hip Hop or Acro to their schedule at an additional cost. Parents are free to view their child’s class each week or when their schedule allows.
All students are required to wear class leotards along with ballet shoes as assigned to their class.
Tuition is due the first of each month or parents may select a quarterly payment schedule.