Student Youth Program

For Youths ages 6 to 18+

Classes in Pre-Ballet, Elementary, Intermediate Ballet, Pre-Pointe and Pointe

The  Student Program is an after school youth program designed for dance students aged 6 through 18+ years old who wish to train for high achievement, enjoyment and possible careers in dance. With an emphasis on the classical ballet foundation: artistry, musicality, and discipline, the program provides an intimate environment for students to expand their skills and individual creative expression.

Number of classes per week: 1 to 5+

Performance opportunity:  Annual Nutcracker (students must be registered for the full school year), Biennial School showcase performance, Biennial Demonstration performance, Biennial Spring Dance performance

Spring Registration is now open.

Two 16–week semesters

Fall/Winter:  Sept 11 – Jan 28,  Spring: Jan 29 – June 10

TuesdayWednesdayThursdayFridaySaturday
Pre-Ballet
(5 to 6+ years)
4:45-5:30pm4:45-5:30pm
* Elementary 1 & 2
(7 to 8+ years)
For students that have had 1-2 consecutive years of classical ballet training.
5:30-6:30pm 5:30-6:30pm
* Elementary 3 & 4
(8 to 10+ years)
For students that have had 2-4+ consecutive years of classical ballet training beginning at age 6.
4:45 - 5:45pm 4:45 - 5:45pm 11:30 - 12:30 pm
* Intermediate 1 & 2 registered for 4 classes per week
(11+ years)
For students that have had 4-6+ consecutive years of classical ballet training beginning at age 7.
5:45-7:00pm5:45 - 7:00pm5:45-7:00pm11:30 - 12:45 pm
* Intermediate 2 registered for 5 classes per week
(12+ years)
For students that have had 5-6+ consecutive years of classical ballet training beginning at age 7.
5:45 - 7:15pm 5:45 - 7:15 pm 5:45 - 7:15pm 5:45-7:00pm12:45 - 2:00 pm
* Intermediate 3 & 4
(14+ years)
For students that have had 4-7+ consecutive years of classical ballet training beginning at age 10.
5:45 - 7:15pm5:45 - 7:15pm5:45 - 7:15pm12:45 - 2:00 pm
* Advanced
(15+ years)
This level is for serious (pre-professional) students committed to training 6 times a week.
5:45 - 7:15pm5:45 - 7:15pm5:45 - 7:15pm12:45 - 2:00 pm
Pre- Pointe & Pointe/Variations
For students ages 11+(Intermediate 1 level and higher) that would like work towards pointe shoes (pre-pointe) and/or students that have pointe shoes and want to continue refining their pointe work.
7:15-8:00pm7:15-8:00pm
Musical Theater/Jazz/Tap/Modern
(8+ years and registered
in Elementary 3 & 4 or Intermediate 1)
Student must register and attend the ballet class prior to this class.
1:00-2:00pm
Musical Theater/Jazz/Tap/Modern
(13+ years and registered
in Intermediate 2 or higher)
Student must register and attend the ballet class prior to this class.
2:00-3:00pm

Students enrolled in the Pointe/Variations class or the Musical Theater/Jazz/Tap/Modern class (when offered) must also attend ballet class on the same day.
* Possible combined classes
(Class times and sessions are subject to change.)

Class/LevelClasses Per Week16 Week SemesterMonthly
5 payments/installments
(Processing fee included)
Installments no longer available after May 30
Pre-Ballet
(5 to 6+ years)
1$500N/A
Elementary 1 & 2
(7 to 8+ years)
1$750$200
Elementary 1 & 2
(7 to 8+ years)
2$875$250
Elementary 3
(8 to 10+ years,
2 ballet classes only)
2$975$260
**Elementary 3 & 4
(8 to 10+ years,
no make-up classes)
3$1075$275
**Elementary 4
(10+ years,
no make-up classes)
4$1225$300
**Intermediate 1 and 2
(11+ years)
3$1450$350
**Intermediate 1 and 2
(11+ years)
4$1525$400
5$1825$425
**Intermediate 3 & 4
(14+ years)
5$1975$500
**Advanced
(15+ years)
This level is for serious (pre-professional) students committed to training 7 times a week.
7$2150$550
A $35 non-refundable annual registration fee will be applied to the first session.
*Tuition increase after May 30
Installments no longer available after May 30
Tuition is non-refundable.
All installments are taken on the 1st of each month (a $50 late fee for payments after the 10th of the month.)

** Jazz/Modern/Musical Theater/Tap/Modern/Pointe class option if listed.

Pre-Ballet (PB):

Female: LIGHT/POWDER BLUE leotard (CAPEZIO #CC201C child high neck tank or MIRELLA #M201C Child’s scoop front camisole), pink footed tights and pink leather ballet slippers.

  • Ballet wrap sweaters in PINK or SKY BLUE (THEATRICALS #TH5514C/EUROTARD #72523C) are allowed for class if the temperature is cold.

Male: White t-shirt, underwear, black leggings, white socks, black leather ballet shoes.

  • Long sleeve shirts are allowed for class if the temperature is cold.

Elementary 1 & 2 (E1&2) *Required white alignment waist belt:

Female: ROYAL BLUE leotard (BLOCH #CL5607/5407 or THEATRICALS #N5500C/N5500 or MIRELLA #M201C/ #M201L camisole leotard) with waist belt (RAINDANCE hip alignment belt white 1/2′′ #60S), pink footed tights and pink leather ballet slippers.

  • Ballet wrap sweaters in PINK or SKY BLUE (THEATRICALS #TH5514C/EUROTARD #72523C) are allowed for class if the temperature is cold.

Male: Level 1 or Elementary 1 & 2 (E1&2) – White t-shirt, underwear, black leggings, white socks, black leather ballet shoes.

  • Long Sleeve shirts are allowed for class if the temperature is cold.

Elementary 3 & 4 (E3&4) * Required Pastel Blue skirt:

Female: ROYAL BLUE leotard (BLOCH #CL5607/5407  or THEATRICALS #N5500C/N5500 or MIRELLA #M201C/#M201L camisole leotard) with skirt (BLOCH Girls Basic Georgette Mock Wrap Skirt Pastel Blue color #CR5110), pink footed tights and pink leather ballet slippers.

  • Ballet wrap sweaters in PINK or SKY BLUE (THEATRICALS #TH5514C/EUROTARD #72523C) are allowed for class if the temperature is cold.

Male: Level 2 or Elementary 3 & 4 (E3&4) – White t-shirt, full seat dance belt (MARIIA #ME820C Boys “Lucas” dance belt or BALTOGS #28 full seat dance belt), black leggings, white socks, black leather ballet shoes.

  • Long sleeve shirts are allowed for class if the temperature is cold.

Intermediate 1 *Required white alignment waist belt:

Female: LAVENDER/IRIS/LILAC leotard (BLOCH #L5607/5407 or CL5607/5407 or THEATRICALS #N5500C/N5500 or MIRELLA #M201C/#M201L camisole leotard) with waist belt (RainDance Alignment Belt 3/4” wide #62S or #62ADJ), ballet pink seamed footed tights (BODY WRAPPERS #A45 or #A46 Convertible Mesh Tight With Back Seam or TotalSTRETCH Mesh Back Seam Convertible Tight classic mesh seamed/transition; Color- Theatrical Pink) and pink leather or canvas ballet slippers. Additional items for learning: Technical Manual and Dictionary of Classical Ballet by Gail Grant; Spiral notebook/journal to write in; 60″ theraband; Yoga Mat

  • Ballet wrap sweaters in PINK or BLACK (BLOCH #Z0910) are allowed for class if the temperature is cold.

Male: White t-shirt, dance belt (WEAR MOI #WM131C boys thong back dance belt) or full seat dance belt (BALTOGS #28 Full seat dance belt / MARIIA #ME820C boys “Lucas” dance belt) black leggings or black footless tights, white socks, black leather ballet shoes. Additional items for learning: Technical Manual and Dictionary of Classical Ballet by Gail Grant; Spiral notebook/journal to write in; 60″ theraband; Yoga Mat

  • Long sleeve shirts are allowed for class if the temperature is cold.

Intermediate 2 *Required white waist belt:

Female: AUBERGINE/EGGPLANT leotard (BLOCH #L5607/5407 or THEATRICALS #N5500 Adult essential camisole leotard) with waist belt (Theatricals Double Platinum Adjustable Dance Alignment Belt 3/4” wide #TH102), ballet pink seamed footed tights (BODY WRAPPERS #A45 or #A46 Convertible Mesh Tight With Back Seam or TotalSTRETCH Mesh Back Seam Convertible Tight classic mesh seamed/transition; Color- Theatrical Pink) and pink leather or canvas ballet slippers. Additional items for learning: Technical Manual and Dictionary of Classical Ballet by Gail Grant; Spiral notebook/journal to write in; 60″ theraband; Yoga Mat

  • Ballet wrap sweaters in PINK or BLACK (BLOCH #Z0910) are allowed for class if the temperature is cold.

Male: White t-shirt, dance belt (WEAR MOI boys thong back dance belt WM131C/WM131) black footless tights, white socks, black leather ballet shoes. Additional items for learning: Technical Manual and Dictionary of Classical Ballet by Gail Grant; Spiral notebook/journal to write in; 60″ theraband; Yoga Mat

  • Long sleeve shirts are allowed for class if the temperature is cold.

Intermediate 3:

Female: BURGUNDY leotard (BLOCH #L5607/5407 or  THEATRICALS #N5500 or MIRELLA #M201L camisole leotard), ballet pink seamed footed tights (BODY WRAPPERS #A45 or #A46 Convertible Mesh Tight With Back Seam or TotalSTRETCH Mesh Back Seam Convertible Tight classic mesh seamed/transition; Color- Theatrical Pink) and pink leather or canvas ballet slippers. Additional items for learning: Technical Manual and Dictionary of Classical Ballet by Gail Grant; Spiral notebook/journal to write in; 60″ theraband; Yoga Mat

  • Ballet wrap sweaters in PINK or BLACK (BLOCH #Z0910) are allowed for class if the temperature is cold.

Male: White t-shirt, nude dance belt (WEAR MOI #WM131C/#WM131 boys thong back dance belt ) GRAY footless tights( WEAR MOI #WM124 Mens “Hamada” Footless Tights) white socks, white leather/canvas ballet shoes. Additional items for learning: Technical Manual and Dictionary of Classical Ballet by Gail Grant; Spiral notebook/journal to write in; 60″ theraband; Yoga Mat

  • Long sleeve shirts are allowed for class if the temperature is cold.

Intermediate 4:

Female: RED/GARNET leotard (BLOCH #L5607/5407 or THEATRICALS #N5500 or MIRELLA #M201L camisole leotard), ballet pink seamed footed tights (BODY WRAPPERS #A45 or #A46 Convertible Mesh Tight With Back Seam or TotalSTRETCH Mesh Back Seam Convertible Tight classic mesh seamed/transition; Color- Theatrical Pink) and pink leather or canvas ballet slippers. Additional items for learning: Technical Manual and Dictionary of Classical Ballet by Gail Grant; Spiral notebook/journal to write in; 60″ theraband; Yoga Mat

  • Ballet wrap sweaters in PINK or BLACK (BLOCH #Z0910) are allowed for class if the temperature is cold.

Male: White t-shirt, nude dance belt ( WEAR MOI #WM131 thong back dance belt/CAPEZIO #N5930 Men’s quilted dance belt) BLACK footed tights ( WEAR MOI #WM124 Mens “Hamada” Tights/BODY WRAPPERS #M92 Mens Seamless Convertible Tights) black leather/canvas ballet shoes. Additional items for learning: Technical Manual and Dictionary of Classical Ballet by Gail Grant; Spiral notebook/journal to write in; 60″ theraband; Yoga Mat

  • Long sleeve shirts are allowed for class if the temperature is cold.

Advanced:

Female: TURQUOISE leotard (BLOCH #L5607), ballet pink seamed footed tights (BODY WRAPPERS #A45 or #A46 Convertible Mesh Tight With Back Seam or TotalSTRETCH Mesh Back Seam Convertible Tight classic mesh seamed/transition; Color- Theatrical Pink) and pink leather or canvas ballet slippers. Additional items for learning: Technical Manual and Dictionary of Classical Ballet by Gail Grant; Spiral notebook/journal to write in; 60″ theraband; Yoga Mat

  • Ballet wrap sweaters in PINK or BLACK (BLOCH #Z0910) are allowed for class if the temperature is cold.

Male: Any color t-shirt, nude dance belt ( WEAR MOI #WM131 thong back dance belt/CAPEZIO #N5930 Men’s quilted dance belt) BLACK footed tights ( WEAR MOI #WM124 Mens “Hamada” Tights/BODY WRAPPERS #M92 Mens Seamless Convertible Tights) black leather/canvas ballet shoes. Additional items for learning: Technical Manual and Dictionary of Classical Ballet by Gail Grant; Spiral notebook/journal to write in; 60″ theraband; Yoga Mat

  • Long sleeve shirts are allowed for class if the temperature is cold.

Pre-Pointe/Pointe/Variations:

Class level uniform with matching leotard solid color wrap skirt (BLOCH Womens Ballet Wrap Skirt #R9721 similar length to the MIRELLA #S-12 wrap skirt – 12″ in front & 14″ in back)

Jazz/ Musical Theater:

Female: class level uniform, black Jazz pants (Theatricals Nylon #TH5117C/#TH5117 or Cotton #TH5522C/#TH5522 Boot cut pants), black *lace up* jazz shoes

Male: class level uniform, black Jazz pants (Body Wrappers #B191/ #M191 Boot cut pants), black *lace up* jazz shoes

Tap/ Character:

Female: class level uniform, elastic waist black mid-calf length character skirt, 1.5″ heel black character shoes

Male: class level uniform, black Jazz pants (Body Wrappers #B191/ #M191 Boot cut pants), black *lace up* jazz shoes or black heeled character shoes

Modern:

Female: class level uniform, technique shoes or bare feet

Male: class level uniform, technique shoes or bare feet


Hair for all classes:

Female: Please have hair securely tied neatly away from the face. Students with long hair should put hair in a nice secure ballet bun.

Male: Hair should be secured away from the face. Products (i.e. hair spray, mousse) or bandana/head bands may be used.


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Learning Tools: Technical Manual and Dictionary of Classical Ballet by Gail Grant; Spiral notebook/journal to write in; 60″ theraband; Yoga Mat