Primary Division

 

  candy front preballet
Creative Movement
, ages 3-4                    45 minutes per week                 

Creative Movement classes work on fine motor and large motor skills, rhythm, hopping, skipping and begin to learn a few basic ballet steps.  We dress up in princess costumes or tutus and use props to aid our dancing.  Classes end with 10-15 minutes of storytime and stickers.

Pre-Ballet 1, age 5                                45 minutes per week                  

Pre-Ballet classes begin to learn more fundamental exercises to develop their readiness for ballet.   They start to work on developing the feet, stomach and back muscles and they work on marches, skips, chassés, and small dances.   

Primary Ballet, age 6                             45 minutes per week      
          
Primary Ballet is the bridge from pre-ballet to level 1.  Students continue work from pre-ballet 1 and begin to learn some of the elements to prepare for level 1 ballet.