Ballet

We offer classical ballet classes for boys and girls from age 3+


What is Ballet?

Ballet is a codified form of classical dance going back to the 15th century. Characterized by its strict and structured form, it is the epitome of grace and poise in the dance world.

Benefits of Ballet

  • Develop fine and gross motor skills
  • Better posture and balance
  • Stronger and faster muscular development
  • Improves flexibility
  • Improves coordination
  • Teaches kinaesthetic memory
  • Better expressive and communication skills
  • Improves ability to critically analyze
  • Improves creativity and imagination
  • Improves memory and cognitive acquisition skills
  • Improves self-esteem and self-confidence
  • Teaches motivation patience and discipline
  • Improves social skills
  • It’s fun

Classes we offer:

Ballet Beginnings

For ages 3 to 5, this is a fun and creative class where we explore movement, emotion and music by using stories and imaginative adventures. By introducing ballet style steps and music, students the beginnings of ballet technique.

Pre-Primary and Primary Ballet

For ages 5 to 7, students start learning basic ballet technique, movement and skills. These fun and challenging classes include vocabulary, musicality and performance skills to prepare the students for further development.

Ballet Grades

For ages 7 and up, the graded syllabus is progressive and comprehensive in structure. From the introduction of barre work to perfecting a pirouette, these classes focus on technique, musicality, performance and an in-depth knowledge of ballet. We include PBT exercises in all ballet grades to improve muscle memory, general technique and to limit injury.

Vocational Ballet

Requiring a strong background in ballet technique, the vocational grades cover the start of pointe work to more advanced ballet technique.