Children & Youth
Children & Youth
Open Houses Saturday, August 23, 10 am-2pm and Tuesday, August 26, 5-8 pm!!
Ballare Teatro Performing Arts Center offers two different programs to meet the needs of students, parents and the community. The Recreational Program is for those who want to dabble in dance, and the Performing Arts Program is for those who are ready for more of a commitment to dance instruction. Both programs provide excellent instruction.
PERFORMING ARTS PROGRAM
Registration for the 2014/2015 dance season has started!
Online registration is through Mindbody Online. Please don’t hesitate to contact the studio at any point if you have questions about online registration.
How it works:
- Step One: Purchase your 2014/2015 Contract using the links below
- Step Two: After purchasing your contract e-mail the studio at firstname.lastname@example.org and let them know what day/time you would like to enroll.
- Step Three: Dance!
2014-2015 classes run from September 8, 2014 through June 13, 2015.
Fundamental Level A: Dance for 5 year olds. Introduction to basic dance terms and technique. $51/month
Fundamental A Ballet/Tap | Mondays 4:45-5:45 pm | Michelle Lemon| Enroll
Fundamental A Ballet/Tap | Thursdays 5:00-6:00 pm | Melissa Wendolek |THIS CLASS IS FULL! Enroll
Fundamental A Ballet/Tap | Saturday 9-10 am| Megan Wind |THIS CLASS IS FULL ! Enroll
Fundamental Level B: Dance for 5-6 year olds who have completed a year of Fundamental A. Basic dance terms and technique are built upon and solidified. $51/month
Fundamental B Ballet/Tap | Mondays 6:30-7:30 pm | Michelle Lemon | THIS CLASS IS FULL ! Enroll
Fundamental B Ballet/Tap | Wednesdays 5:00-6:00 pm | TBD |Enroll
Level IA: Training for children ages 7-9 or for those who have successfully completed the fundamental level. Students will begin building strength, developing proper alignment, and a better understanding of basic dance elements. $76/month
* New* Ballet/Tap IA | Thursdays 5-6:30 pm | TBD | Enroll
Level IB: Training for dancers who have had Level IA but are not yet ready to advance to level II. This class moves a little more quickly because the dancers have a good general knowledge of the terms and technique but just need some polishing of their skills. $76/month
Level II: Teaching for children ages 10-12 or for those who have mastered the requirements of Level I. Students should have a solid understanding of dance terms, techniques and steps. Strength and alignment continues to be stressed. Students will be expected to grasp more difficult concepts. Dancers who have been in level II for one year but are not advancing to level III are required to register for Jazz II. Level IIA (no jazz) $102.25/month Level IIB (with jazz) $159.50/month
Ballet/ Tap II | Mondays 5-7:15 pm | Karis Sloss/Brenna Brelie |THIS CLASS IS FULL! Purchase Ballet/Tap Level IIA (no Jazz, first year only)
Ballet/ Tap II | Saturdays 11:30 am-1:45 pm | Michelle Lemon/Melissa Wendolek | Purchase Ballet/Tap Level IIA (no Jazz, first year only)
Level III: Training for those who have mastered all the requirements of Level II. Strength, alignment and technique continue to be stressed and built upon. Students are expected to be able to learn by watching, with less explanation than previously required. This class will move more quickly and is designed to develop and challenge the dancer. Dancers are required to enroll in Ballet, Tap & Jazz. $170.75/month with Modern $239.25/month
Ballet/Tap III| Tuesdays 4:45-7:15 pm | Gabriel Anderson/Kaleena Miller
Level III Boys please visit the Boys Page to register (includes Man Dance)
Modern Level III *must be registered for ballet/tap and jazz to take this class. Required for second year level III dancers | Saturdays 12:15 – 1:45 pm | Gabe Anderson | Contact the studio with questionsPurchase all Level III classes here
Level IV: Training for those who have mastered the requirements of Level III. Class content is more technical, complex and challenging, with a professional atmosphere. Students are dedicated to becoming well-trained dancers. Dancers in level IV have made a commitment to dance training. Dancers in this level are required to take ballet, tap, jazz, modern, technique and pointe preparation. Participation in Isabella Saves the World and the Rhythm Festival is mandatory. Enrolling in summer dance is strongly encouraged. $281.75/month
Ballet/Tap IV |Monday 6:15*-9:15 PM | Brenna Brelie/Karis Sloss * includes 1/2 hour of pointe prep from 7:45-8:15 PM
Jazz IV |Thursday 5-6:30 PM | Molly Breen
Modern IV |10:30 AM – Noon | Gabriel Anderson
Technique IV/V |Thursday 6:30-8 PM | Karis Sloss
Level V: Training for dancers who have mastered the requirements of level IV. Dancers in Level V have made a commitment to dance training. This is an intermediate/advanced level of dancing. Dancers in this level are required to take ballet, tap, jazz, modern, technique and pointe preparation or pointe. Participation in Isabella Saves the World and the Rhythm Festival is mandatory. Enrolling in summer dance is strongly encouraged.
Ballet/Tap V |Tuesday 5-8 PM* | Kaleena Miller/Mary Harding *includes 1/2 hour of pointe work from 6:15-6:45 PM
Jazz V |Thursday 8-9:30 PM | Karis Sloss
Modern V |Saturday 9-10:30 AM | Gabriel Anderson
Technique V |Thursday 8-9:30 PM | Karis SlossEnroll for classes here