Ballet

Discovering Dance & Friends

A collaboration of dance, visual art, costume creation and friendship. The program offers the discovery of ballet and tap to develop physicality, musicality and concentration – all balanced with the love of dance. The class will also provide the opportunity for children to explore their creativity with visual art and costume creation. Socialization and interaction with other children will encourage students to develop friendships and a sense of community.

The program is the perfect balance for the budding young dancer and artist to explore their inner talents and passions.

All visual art and costume creation supplies will be provided

Children 4–5 years old

Dance Foundations 2 IR 2 Ballet/Contemporary

The core of all the dance programs at the studio. The disciplines of ballet, tap and contemporary are the focus of the dance styles taught in a unique balance of each other. The philosophy of the program is to instill the education and passion for dance. The IR 1 and 2 Program continues to focus on ballet, tap and contemporary, which is a development on the JR Foundational Program.

The ballet classes follow the RAD syllabus and teaching methods. Ballet class involve barre and centre, developing a more in-depth vocabulary of foundational ballet movements, and build-up of enchainments.

Contemporary is an influence of the many styles and techniques of modern teachers and choreographers. Contemporary uses the foundation of ballet with the technique of modern pioneers such as Duncan, Graham, Humphrey, Limon and Webb. The class will allow students to maintain their foundational technique and explore their unique physical dance style.

Recommended for youths 13–16 years old

Dance Foundations 2 IR 1 Ballet/Contemporary

The core of all the dance programs at the studio. The disciplines of ballet, tap and contemporary are the focus of the dance styles taught in a unique balance of each other. The philosophy of the program is to instill the education and passion for dance. The IR 1 and 2 Program continues to focus on ballet, tap and contemporary, which is a development on the JR Foundational Program.

The ballet classes follow the RAD syllabus and teaching methods. Ballet class involve barre and centre, developing a more in-depth vocabulary of foundational ballet movements, and build-up of enchainments.

Contemporary is an influence of the many styles and techniques of modern teachers and choreographers. Contemporary uses the foundation of ballet with the technique of modern pioneers such as Duncan, Graham, Humphrey, Limon and Webb. The class will allow students to maintain their foundational technique and explore their unique physical dance style.

Recommended for children 9–12 years old

Dance Foundations 2 IR 1 Ballet

The core of all the dance programs at the studio. The disciplines of ballet, tap and contemporary are the focus of the dance styles taught in a unique balance of each other. The philosophy of the program is to instill the education and passion for dance. The IR 1 and 2 Program continues to focus on ballet, tap and contemporary, which is a development on the JR Foundational Program.

The ballet classes follow the RAD syllabus and teaching methods. Ballet class involves barre and centre, developing a more in-depth vocabulary of foundational ballet movements and build-up of enchainments.

Recommended for children 9–12 years old

Adult Restorative Ballet

For the student wanting to take a different approach to their ballet class. The intention of the class is to restore the physical body implementing the technique of ballet. There will be a strong focus on the barre and centre work. The class will also involve mindfulness and breathing techniques.

Adult Foundational Ballet

Continues development of barre and centre work as the foundation for ballet technique. Students will begin to learn complex movements and apply them to longer enchainments. The focus of the class is knowledge of movement mechanics, body alignment, balance of strength and flexibility, and moving through ease and flow.

For the dancer who has more than two years experience

Adult Foundational Ballet

Continues development of barre and centre work as the foundation for ballet technique. Students will begin to learn complex movements and apply them to longer enchainments. The focus of the class is knowledge of movement mechanics, body alignment, balance of strength and flexibility, and moving through ease and flow.

For the dancer who has more than two years experience

Adult Basic Ballet Barre

Develops a stronger technical foundation required for ballet practice. Students will focus on the alignment, mechanics, strength, flexibility and musicality of movement. Breath within the movement will be developed to create ease and flow in your physical practice. 

The class welcomes all levels of dance students

Adult Basic Ballet Barre

Develops a stronger technical foundation required for ballet practice. Students will focus on the alignment, mechanics, strength, flexibility and musicality of movement. Breath within the movement will be developed to create ease and flow in your physical practice. 

The class welcomes all levels of dance students

Adult Introduction to Ballet

Explore your passion for ballet. The class will focus on the basics of ballet technique: barre, centre and simple enchainments will be the foundation for every class.

The class is opened to all who have no or little experience in ballet.