In all levels, girls must wear pink tights and pink ballet slippers with elastic sewn across the insteps. Hair must be secured neatly in a bun. No skirts permitted in technique classes. Jewelry is also not permitted during ballet class, aside from stud earrings, as jewelry can be a distraction to students.

Boys must wear white T-shirts, black tights, white socks and white ballet slippers for all levels.

* See FAQ link for any other questions regarding class etiquette. 

 

Individual Class Information

Pre Ballet (age 5)

Leotard Color: Lilac

Description: For children turning age 5 by October 15th. This class meets once a week for forty-five minutes. These students learn the basic ballet positions and etiquette, while enjoying classical music, pantomime, and make believe.

 

Ballet I (ages 6, 7, and 8)

Leotard Color: Powder Blue

Description: For children ages 6, 7 and 8 with Pre-ballet or no prior experience. This class meets once a week for one hour. These students begin to experience traditionally constructed classes with barre and center work, as well as, the technique and discipline of ballet.

 

Ballet II 

Leotard Color: Navy Blue

Description: For children ages 7 and 8 who have completed Ballet I, or for children ages 9 and above who have no previous training. This class meets once a week for one hour.

*Our older beginner students are placed in the Friday Ballet II Class.

 

Ballet III

Leotard Color: Ballet Pink

Description: By placement audition only. For children ages 8 and older with previous training. This class has a mandatory requirement of two, hour and fifteen minute classes per week.

 

Ballet IV

Leotard Color: White

Description: By placement audition only. For children ages 8 and older with previous training. This class has a mandatory requirement of two, hour and fifteen minute classes per week. 

 

Level A

Leotard Color: Burgundy

Description: By placement audition only. This class has a mandatory minimum requirement of two, hour and a half classes per week. Students in this level may be invited by the director to begin pointe. Once on pointe, students have a mandatory minimum requirement of three technique classes per week. Students typically spend two years in this level.

 

Level B

Leotard Color: Black

Description: By placement audition only. This class is for advanced students who are well accomplished in ballet technique including pointe work. Students in this level have a minimum requirement of three technique classes and two pointe classes per week.

 

Level C

Leotard Color: Any Color

Description: By invitation by the Director only. This class is for advanced students who are well accomplished in ballet technique including pointe work. Students in this level have a minimum requirement of four technique classes and two pointe classes per week.

 

Pointe I, II, and III

Skirts may be worn with class leotard

Description: By invitation only. Pointe classes are taken in addition to, not in place of, the minimum number of technique classes required. In order to attend pointe class, each dancer must attend the technique class before pointe class to ensure proper warm-up.