2022-2023 Classes

Welcome to the 2022-2023 school year! We are excited to continue to build quality dancers through our classes this year. Continuing students should find their class(es) below and click the button to register online.

New Students

If you are a new student to our school, please fill out the New Student Registration Form and pay the $20 non-refundable registration fee. We will contact you as soon as possible about attending a placement class.

Each class has a specific color leotard that needs to be worn by the ladies during classes. Male dancers will need a solid color shirt, black tights and black shoes to wear for class.

All dancewear, including shoes and tights, can be purchased at the Dancewear counter in the lobby of the studio. Ladies also have the opportunity to purchase their class leotard online when they register for classes and can be picked up at the Dancewear counter.

2022-2023 Quarters:

Fall Quarter: September 6 - November 5, 2022
Winter Quarter: November 7, 2022 - January 14, 2023
Spring Quarter: January 17 - March 25, 2023
Summer Quarter: March 27 - June 3, 2023

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Kinderdance

Age 3-4

Light Blue uniform

Instructors:
Lydia Cousins & Teacher Assistant(s)

Tuition: $125/quarter (9 weeks)

Saturdays 11:00-11:45 a.m. Ballet Center Studio
This is the first experience in a ballet classroom with a teacher, pianist and other students. Students learn rhythms and listen to music, to take turns and follow instructions. This year is student's first experience at wearing a leotard, ballet shoes and dancing in front of a live audience.
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Elementary

Age 5-6

White uniform

Instructor:
Delaney Dow & Teacher Assistant(s)

Tuition: $185/quarter (9 weeks)

Wednesdays 4:30-5:30 p.m. Ballet Center Studio
Saturdays 10:00-11:00 a.m. Ballet Center Studio
This is the year students begin learning floor exercises for flexibility and shaping of the body. Students learn to dance in time with the music and enter/exit the stage without the help of the instructor.
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Basic 1

Pink uniform

Instructors:
Isabelle Armstrong
Lora Andersen

$225.00/Quarter (9 weeks)

Mondays 4:30-5:45 p.m. Ballet Center Studio
Thursdays 4:30-5:45 p.m. Ballet Center Studio
At this level, students continue to shape the body and start to shape the feet. Flexibility and strength are built upon through exercises. Students learn, through discipline, that the body is an instrument for dance and must be tuned and held properly at all times.
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Basic 2

Lavender uniform

Instructor: Amber Giles

Tuition: $250/quarter (9 weeks)

Tuesdays 4:30-6:00 p.m. Ballet Center Studio
Thursdays 4:30-6:00 p.m. Costume Centre Studio
At this level, students begin putting steps together and using memory. They begin to push the body to do more each day, which requires a longer class time. Head and body direction are taught and steps begin to be executed on one foot. Exercises for flexibility are also added to the curriculum.
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Basic 3

Burgundy uniform

Instructor: Amber Giles

$325.00/Quarter (9 weeks)

Mondays 4:30-6:00 p.m. Costume Centre Studio
Wednesdays 5:30-7:00 p.m. Ballet Center Studio
Fridays 4:30-6:00 p.m. Ballet Center Studio
This level is when students have acquired enough strength to do steps on half pointe and prepare the body for pointe shoes. Muscles begin to work harder, students learn to turn and the lessons are increased to three per week. Exercises for flexibility are also added to the curriculum.
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Interemediate 1

Purple uniform

Instructor: Lusiano Pasillas

$350.00/Quarter (9 weeks)

Tuesdays 4:30-6:15 p.m. Costume Centre Studio
Thursdays 5:45-7:30 p.m. Ballet Center Studio
Fridays 4:30-6:15 p.m. Costume Centre Studio
This level is when students start preparing to work on pointe. We build on the strength we acquired in Basic 3 and increase exercises executed on demi-pointe. Exercises for flexibility are also added to the curriculum.
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Intermediate 2

Royal Blue uniform

Instructor:
Isabelle Armstrong

$400.00/Quarter (9 weeks)

Tuesdays 6:00-7:45 p.m. Ballet Center Studio
Wednesdays 4:30-6:15 p.m. Costume Centre Studio
Thursdays* 4:30-6:15 p.m. Ballet Center Theatre
Saturdays 10:00-11:45 a.m. Ballet Center Theatre
This level is when students begin working on pointe. Proper feet and body positions are emphasized and executed at the barre on two feet. Increase in knowledge of ballet steps is also achieved during this class. Exercises for flexibility are also added to the curriculum.
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Advanced

Black uniform

Instructor: Michelle Armstrong

$400/Quarter (9 weeks)

Mondays 4:30-6:15 p.m. Ballet Center Theatre
Tuesdays 4:30-6:15 p.m. Ballet Center Theatre
Wednesdays 4:30-6:15 p.m. Ballet Center Theatre
Thursdays* 4:30-6:15 p.m. Ballet Center Theatre
This year, students continue to execute steps on pointe, begin to learn artistry and remember many lengthy combinations. At this level, the student is working toward a career in ballet. Exercises for flexibility are also added to the curriculum.

*Character Class

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Centre

Hunter Green uniform

Instructor:
Michelle Armstrong

$500/Quarter (9 weeks)

Mondays 6:15-8:30 p.m. Ballet Center Theatre
Tuesdays 6:15-8:30 p.m. Ballet Center Theatre
Wednesdays 6:15-8:30 p.m. Ballet Center Theatre
Thursdays 6:15-8:30 p.m. Ballet Center Theatre
Fridays* 5:00-6:30 p.m. Ballet Center Theatre
At this level students develop personality and subtle mannerisms that set them apart from the corps. Students work on many turns, high extensions and big jumps while working toward becoming a professional dancer. Class is held five days per week with rehearsal following class work. Students at this level will have the opportunity to learn variations, solos, group pieces, and create and teach choreography to other students in the class. Exercises for flexibility are also added to the curriculum.

*Character Class

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Adult/Open Class

Modest Exercise Wear

Instructors:
Amber Giles
Michelle Armstrong

$150.00 - For one class per quarter (9 weeks)
$250.00 - Enrollment for both classes per quarter (9 weeks)

Mondays (Beginning/Intermediate) 6:00-7:30 p.m. Costume Centre Studio
Saturdays (Intermediate/Advanced) 12:00-1:30 p.m. Ballet Center Studio
Our open adult ballet classes has two sessions, beginning and advanced. The beginning class is available for anyone who has an interest in learning ballet or improving their technique skills. The advanced class is available for dancers who have previously trained and want to return to the art form without the pressure of performance.
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Contemporary Class

Modest Exercise Wear

Instructor:
Isabelle Armstrong

$130.00/Quarter (9 weeks)

Saturdays 11:45 a.m. - 12:45 p.m. Ballet Center Theatre
Prerequisite: Completion of/enrollment in Intermediate 2 or higher is required prior to enrollment.

This is a beginner to intermediate level dance class where students will learn multiple dance forms including modern and contemporary dance fundamentals, improvisational studies and beginning level jazz. Throughout the year students will be given opportunities to learn new choreography and perform in school shows.

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Adult Ballroom

Instructor:
Lusiano Pasillas

$100.00/Quarter (9 weeks)

Thursdays 7:30-8:30 p.m. Ballet Center Studio
This is a formal group class for anyone looking to learn and participate in ballroom dancing. A variety of styles are taught including salsa, cha-cha, waltz, etc. No prior experience is necessary. Dance partner required.