Pointe

Ballet classes include pointe work for those students who have achieved technical and physical readiness as determined by the instructor.  Students taking pointe class must attend a minimum of two ballet technique classes per week.

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Current Classes

Class
Day
Time
Teacher
Class Level
Wed
6:45PM - 7:15PM
Intermediate/ Advance
Class
Day
Time
Teacher
Class Level
ABOUT

ATTIRE

Should wear any color leotard with tights or form fitting longer shirt with leggings, and genre appropriate shoes.  Hair pulled back and out of face.

MEET THE TEACHER
Mon
5:15 PM - 6:00 PM
Intermediate
Betty
Class
Day
Time
Teacher
Class Level
ABOUT

Students will utilize previously learned ballet technique while working in pointe shoes. Each class includes barre exercises, center floor work and across the floor combinations. These exercises focus on strengthening the feet and ankles.

ATTIRE

Girls: burgundy tank leotard, pink convertible tights, pink split sole ballet slippers, pink pointe shoes with elastics and ribbons (if en pointe)

Boys: white t-shirt, black leggings, black or white split sole ballet slippers

MEET THE TEACHER
Tue
6:45 PM - 7:30 PM
Intermediate
Leigh
Class
Day
Time
Teacher
Class Level
ABOUT

Students will utilize previously learned ballet technique while working in pointe shoes. Each class includes barre exercises, center floor work and across the floor combinations. These exercises focus on strengthening the feet and ankles.

ATTIRE

Girls: black tank leotard, pink convertible tights, pink split sole ballet slippers, pink pointe shoes with elastics and ribbons

Boys: white t-shirt, black leggings or men’s tights, black or white split sole ballet slippers


MEET THE TEACHER
Mon & Wed
6:30 PM - 8:30 PM
Advanced
Betty & Leigh
Class
Day
Time
Teacher
Class Level
ABOUT

Moving beyond the Intermediate Level. Center work will consist of an adagio, a tendu combination, jumps – including petit allegro and batterie, and pirouette preparations and turns. Dancers will begin to work on attitude positions, as well as, develop their grande rond de jambe and rond de jambe en l’air. Corner work will consist of jump, waltz, and various traveling combinations, including grande allegro, kept in time to the music. These combinations may exceed 2 eight counts of movement. Dancers will learn basic kinesiology and stage placement. They will be given literature on anatomy for dancers. dancers must have at least four years experience, take at least one other ballet class a week, and have the instructor’s permission to register for the class. Class is recommended for dancers ages 11 and up. Returning students should always refer to their spring evaluation to determine the appropriate fall class to take.

ATTIRE

Girls: black tank leotard, pink convertible tights, pink split sole ballet slippers, pink pointe shoes with elastics and ribbons

Boys: white t-shirt, black leggings or men’s tights, black or white split sole ballet slippers

Tue & Thur
6:45 PM - 8:45 PM
Advanced
Betty and Tiffany
Class
Day
Time
Teacher
Class Level
ABOUT

Moving beyond the Intermediate Level. Center work will consist of an adagio, a tendu combination, jumps – including petit allegro and batterie, and pirouette preparations and turns. Dancers will begin to work on attitude positions, as well as, develop their grande rond de jambe and rond de jambe en l’air. Corner work will consist of jump, waltz, and various traveling combinations, including grande allegro, kept in time to the music. These combinations may exceed 2 eight counts of movement. Dancers will learn basic kinesiology and stage placement. They will be given literature on anatomy for dancers. dancers must have at least four years experience, take at least one other ballet class a week, and have the instructor’s permission to register for the class. Class is recommended for dancers ages 11 and up. Returning students should always refer to their spring evaluation to determine the appropriate fall class to take.

ATTIRE

Girls: black tank leotard, pink convertible tights, pink split sole ballet slippers, pink pointe shoes with elastics and ribbons

Boys: white t-shirt, black leggings or men’s tights, black or white split sole ballet slippers

Sat
9:30 AM - 11:00 AM
Intermediate/Advanced
Leigh
Class
Day
Time
Teacher
Class Level
ABOUT

This class is for students who are ready for increasingly challenging combinations while adding musicality, choreography, and artistry to their ballet technique.

ATTIRE
Please note that commonly, after age 8, underwear is not worn under tights, leotards, and costumes. 
MEET THE TEACHER
Sat
11:00 AM - 12:30 PM
Advanced
Leigh
Class
Day
Time
Teacher
Class Level
ABOUT

Moving beyond the Intermediate Level. Center work will consist of an adagio, a tendu combination, jumps – including petit allegro and batterie, and pirouette preparations and turns. Dancers will begin to work on attitude positions, as well as, develop their grande rond de jambe and rond de jambe en l’air. Corner work will consist of jump, waltz, and various traveling combinations, including grande allegro, kept in time to the music. These combinations may exceed 2 eight counts of movement. Dancers will learn basic kinesiology and stage placement. They will be given literature on anatomy for dancers. dancers must have at least four years experience, take at least one other ballet class a week, and have the instructor’s permission to register for the class. Class is recommended for dancers ages 11 and up. Returning students should always refer to their spring evaluation to determine the appropriate fall class to take.

ATTIRE

Girls: black tank leotard, pink convertible tights, pink split sole ballet slippers, pink pointe shoes with elastics and ribbons

Boys: white t-shirt, black leggings or men’s tights, black or white split sole ballet slippers


MEET THE TEACHER