Youth Ballet

Dates: Summer Session I  –  7/10 – 8/2
Price: Member rate:$50, Non-member rate:$63

Beginning-Ballet (Ages 5-9) Tuesday 2 pm – Classical ballet, including barre, center, and stretch exercises are reinforced. This class focuses on the development of elementary habits of movement coordination. Barre and center exercises are stressed with special attention to proper body alignment and use of arms and head. The foundation for basic turns and small jumps is begun. Dress Code: Girls: Black leotard (skirt optional), pink tights, pink leather ballet shoes, and hair in a bun or ponytail. Boys: white t-shirt, black tights, and black ballet shoes.

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Intermediate Ballet (Ages 10+)  Tuesday 3 pm – This class is designed to develop additional strength and refinement in pointe and/or one’s work for the intermediate-level student. Barre and center exercises are stressed with special attention to proper body alignment and use of legs and feet. Dress Code: Girls: Red leotard (skirt optional), pink tights, pink leather ballet shoes, and hair in a bun or ponytail. Boys: white t-shirt, black tights, and black ballet shoes.

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Pre-Ballet (Ages 3-4)  Wednesday  10 am – Basic ballet skills, terminology, rhythm, and coordination are taught, practiced and developed through creative movement, music, and mime in a supportive and supervised environment. Must be 3 by May 1 and potty trained. Dress code: Girls: pink leotard (skirt optional), pink tights, pink leather ballet shoes, hair in a tight bun or ponytail. Boys: white t-shirt, black tights, and black ballet shoes.

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Hula Hoop Ballet Class (Ages 6-10)  Thursday  1 pm – Basic ballet skills, terminology, rhythm, and coordination are taught, practiced and developed through creative movement, music, and mime in a supportive and supervised environment. Dress Code: Girls: Black leotard (skirt optional), pink tights, pink leather ballet shoes, and hair in a bun or ponytail. Boys: white t-shirt, black tights, and black ballet shoes.

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Jazz Class ( Ages 6-10)  Thursday  2 pm – Students will begin with a warm up to introduce movement and coordination to the entire body. The second half of class time is teaching simple rhythms, dancing to the beat of the music and staying together as a group. Dress Code: Girls: Black leotard (skirt optional), pink tights, pink leather ballet shoes, and hair in a bun or ponytail. Boys: white t-shirt, black tights, and black ballet shoes.

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Program Policies

Registration:

  • No spaces in any class are guaranteed without payment.
  • We require full payment at the time of registration.
  • Special circumstances will be reviewed on a case-by-case basis.
  • Paying per week is not allowed.
  • All registrations are on a first-come, first-serve basis.
  • Classes are always prorated.

Refunds:

  • All refunds will be issued in the form of a credit to the Rouse Center to be used within 90 days from issue date

If you have any questions, don’t hesitate to reach out to the Group Exercise Director, Kathy Williams.

Email: kwilliams@rousecenter.com

Phone: (540) 318 – 6332