Ballet Classes and Lessons Sequim, WA

BALLET CLASSES AND LESSONS

in Sequim, WA

BEGINNING BALLET

You must be 4 1/2 – 7 years old to enroll in Beginning Ballet. This 45 minute class meets once a week and is the beginning journey into ballet. We will learn ballet terms in french, along with directions. The goal of this class is for the students to learn the basics of ballet: Plie, Tendue, Degage, Releve, and jumps.

The basics of “what a ballet class is” and class etiquette will be taught. At the end of each class we will have “free dance” incorporating what we learned during the class period.

Class uniform for girls: Lavender leotard, pink tights and pink slippers.

Class uniform for boys: Black tights or jazz pants, white t-shirt and black slippers.

Class is Monday or Wednesday (choose one or the other)  3:15 pm – 4:00 pm and is $60.00 month.

BALLET I

You must be 7 yrs. old to enroll in Ballet I. This class meets for one hour two times a week. We will continue to learn more ballet terms in french and explore more ballet basics while learning to dance at the barre and move across the floor.

Class uniform: Lavender leotard, pink tights, and shoes. Sheer ballet skirts are allowed. Boys uniform is white shirt, black tights and black shoes.

Class is Monday and Wednesday (meets twice a week) 4:00 pm to 5:00 pm and is $100 per month.

BALLET II

If the dancer has appropriate understanding of ballet and has demonstrated this in class, the dancer will be advanced to Ballet II.  This usually happens at the age of 9 – 10 years old depending on the dancer.  The goal of this class is to work on proper turn out and to advance into pre-pointe shoes.

The dancer will have pre-pointe shoes for at least one year before being evaluated for pointe shoes.  The dancer will remain in this class until they demonstrate proper technique, maturity and ability to move in to the advanced class.

Class Uniform: Lavender leotard, pink tights and slippers.

Boys: White t-shirt, black tights and slippers.

Class is Monday, Wednesday, and Thursday (three days a week) 5:00 pm to 6:30 pm and is $150 per month.

PRIVATE LESSONS BY APPOINTMENT ONLY

Private Ballet lessons are provided by Laurel Herrera and cover a wide variety of skills and techniques for students already enrolled at Sequim Ballet.

By appointment only, a private lesson allows the instructor to work one on one with the Ballet student. Private lessons have proven invaluable in helping dancers reach their goals.

All private lesson appointments must be scheduled at least one week in advance.

Private lessons offered on Tuesday from 3:30 pm to 4:15 pm;  4:15 pm to 5:00 pm;  5:00 pm to 5:45 pm,  and 5:45 to 6:30 pm  at $35 per lesson.

BALLET III

Open only by audition or appointment by the instructor. Requires the dancer to be en pointe.

Class is Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, and Thursday (four days a week) 6:30 pm to 8:00 pm and is $175 per month.

SEQUIM BALLET: AUGUST AND SEPTEMBER 2018

August  6 – 9 /  13 – 16   Intensive ballet (only for ballet II and III).

August 20 – 30   Private Lessons (Must schedule in advance. Call for openings).

September –  All classes start Monday September 17th.

Signup for Ballet

Sequim Ballet provides professional ballet training for those committed to learning classical ballet.

(360) 808-5111
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