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Spring 2019

January 28th Spring Semester Commences

June 29th Spring Semester Concludes

WEST VILLAGE

MONDAY

4:00pm-4:45pm  Enchanted Movement 3 - 4 years  Register for this Class

5:00pm-6:30pm  Advanced Foundation Ballet  Register for this Class

  

TRIBECA

THURSDAY

3:15pm-4:00pm  Enchanted Movement 3 - 4 years  Register for this Class

4:00pm- 4:45pm  Pre Ballet 5 years  Wait List

4:45pm-5:45pm  Grade 2  Ballet 10 years  Register for this Class

 

LOWER EAST SIDE 

FRIDAY

3:15pm-4:00pm  Enchanted Movement 3 - 4 years  Wait List

4:00pm-4:45pm  Pre Ballet 5 years  Register for this Class

4:45pm-5:30pm  Pre Primary Ballet 6 years  Wait List

TRIBECA 

SATURDAY

10:15am-11:00am  Enchanted Movement  3 - 4 years  Register for this Class

11:00am-12:00pm Beginners Adult Ballet Class - Open Age  Register for this Class

12:00pm-1:30pm  Private Lesson

Fall 2019/20

September 11th Fall Commences

February 1st Fall Concludes

WEST VILLAGE

WEDNESDAY

3:45pm-4:30pm Enchanted Movement 3 - 4 years  Register for this Class

4:30pm-5:15pm Pre Ballet 5 years Register for this Class

5:15pm-6:00pm Pre Primary Ballet 6 years Register for this Class

6:00pm-7:00pm Open Class Adult Register for this Class

7:00pm-8:00pm Silver Swans Register for this Class

TRIBECA

THURSDAY

3:15pm-4:00pm Enchanted Movement 3 - 4 years  Register for this Class

4:00pm- 4:45pm Pre Ballet 5 years  Register for this Class

4:45pm-5:30pm Pre Primary Ballet 6 years Register for this Class

5:30-6:30pm Grade 2 Ballet 10 years  Register for this Class

 

LOWER EAST SIDE 

FRIDAY

3:45pm-4:30pm Enchanted Movement 3 - 4 years Register for this Class

4:30pm-5:15pm Pre Ballet 5 years  Register for this Class

TRIBECA 

SATURDAY

10:15am-11:00am  Enchanted Movement  3 - 4 years  Register for this Class

11:00am-12:00pm Pre Ballet 5 years  Register for this Class

CLASS DESCRIPTIONS

Enchanted Movement (Age 3 - 4)

This class is structured to stimulate coordination skills, listening skills, balance, music interpretation, creative movement and motor development in the youngest dancers, ages 3 - 4 years. This program is an excellent introduction to the world of dance and lots of fun.

Pre Ballet (Age 5)

In this class exercises promote early childhood development with a focus on body awareness, gross motor skills and individual expres­sion through Creative Movement. The program includes basic ballet steps, balance, rhythm, flexibility, coordination, and creativity. Simple stretches and isolation exercises help to develop flexibility and body awareness. A favorite segment of class deals with traveling steps across the floor to encourage coordination and musicality. Listening skills and classroom etiquette are emphasized. This class meets once a week for 45 minutes.

Pre Primary Ballet (Age 6)

The Pre-Primary class is the first year in which students are introduced to the Royal Academy of Dance (RAD) Syllabus. Students will gain a basic understanding of ballet technique and ballet posture. Improved coordination of the body and teamwork will be cultivated as students learn a variety of dance steps and challenging dance patterns. This class meets once a week for 45 minutes.

Primary Ballet (Age 7)

As the next progression from Pre Primary, Primary is the first introduction to Royal Academy of Dance training.  With the option to examine in the spring, students will continue with their development of technique and presentation through a combination of curriculum designed to ensure the student reaches their full potential. This class meets once a week for 45 minutes.

Grade 1 Ballet (Age 8)

Elementary-level (Grade 1 upwards) students are required to take 2 classes per week from September through the end of June to pass the school assessment in order to move up to the next class level.

To be able to perform simple movement sequences showing awareness of basic techniques in ballet. Demonstrate a basic knowledge of the vocabulary of ballet. Demonstrate basic technical skills. Be able to perform simple movement sequences showing awareness of musicality in ballet. Demonstrate a basic sense of appropriate timing. Demonstrate a basic responsiveness to music. Be able to show awareness of performance in ballet. Demonstrate a basic use of expression. Demonstrate a basic awareness of an audience. If your dancer has the desire to complete their first ballet exam, they must attend a one hour class per week and closer to the examination two classes a week.

Grade 2 Ballet (Age 9 - 10)

Elementary-level (Grade 1 upwards) students are required to take 2 classes per week from September through the end of June to pass the school assessment in order to move up to the next class level.

Students in Grade 2 will be introduced to a wider range of dance styles and will learn a classical ballet solo as well as a character dance solo.

Grade 3 Ballet (Age 10 - 11) 

Intermediate-level (Grade 3 upwards) students are required to take 2 classes per week from September through the end of June to pass the school assessment in order to move up to the next class level.

Grade 4 Ballet (Age 11- 12) 

Intermediate-level (Grade 4 upwards) students are required to take 2 classes per week from September through the end of June to pass the school assessment in order to move up to the next class level.

Grade 5 Ballet (Age 12 +) 

Intermediate-level (Grade 5 upwards) students are required to take 2 classes per week from September through the end of June to pass the school assessment in order to move up to the next class level.

Silver Swans Ballet

Specially designed for older learners, Silver Swans® ballet classes will help improve your mobility, posture, co-ordination and energy levels.

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