Dance Classes

MONDAY

Ballet III & IV
with Clover Robinson
4:30 -6 p.m.
16 weeks beginning Jan. 14
Dancers will study sustained barre and center work, along with adagio, pirouettes, and allegro combinations, and will be expected to work with greater emphasis on discipline, exactness and precision in skills. Senior Division Dancers are invited to join BTA to participate in the Nutcracker Season and the Spring Dance Concert. Parent/Teacher conferences are held the last week of classes to provide an opportunity for parents to learn of their student’s progress in the program.

Contemporary
with Clover Robinson
6-7 p.m.
8 weeks beginning Jan. 14
$90 (or $81 for donors)
Ballet III & IV required
Students will use elements of ballet, jazz, and modern dance to explore a wide range of movement styles, pushing boundaries, gravity, and imagery as they gain technical and artistic experience. This class will be followed by Yoga for Dancers in the second half of the session.

 TUESDAY

Ballet II
with Clover Robinson
4:30-6 p.m.
16 weeks beginning Jan. 15
Ballet II students take two classes per week and focus on developing technical abilities as well as artistic expression, developing self-confidence, coordination, balance, and musicality, while learning the discipline of the art form. Junior Division Dancers are invited to join BTA to participate in the Nutcracker Season and/or the Spring Dance Concert. Parent/Teacher conferences are held the last week of classes to provide an opportunity for parents to learn of their student’s progress in the program.

Ballet III & IV
with Clover Robinson & Shelagh Dubsky
6-7:30 p.m.
16 weeks beginning Jan. 15
See previous description.

Ballroom
with Brenda Angle
6:30-7:30 p.m.
6 weeks beginning Jan. 15
Single $68 (or $61 for donors)
Couple $135 (or $101 for donors)
This class will learn dances such as waltz, foxtrot, cha-cha, and more. Perfect for anyone preparing for a wedding.

Spring Concert rehearsal
Ballet IV (possible Ballet III)
7:30-8:30 p.m.
beginning Feb. 3

WEDNESDAY

Creative Movement
for ages 3-5
with Trinity Stevens
4:30-5 p.m.
8 weeks beginning Jan. 16
$56 class fee (or $50 for donors)
$8 tutu/sash fee (student’s to keep)
This class focuses on the joy of movement, encouraging children to use and develop imagination through participation in dance, storytelling, & music. There will be a mini performance on the last day of class.

Ballet III & IV
with Cassie Serdula
5-6:30 p.m.
16 weeks beginning Jan. 16
See previous description.

Ballet I
for ages 7 & up
with Clover Robinson
5-6 p.m.
16 weeks beginning Jan. 16
Formal training in Classical Ballet begins at this level. We’ll focus on learning basic vocabulary, alignment, weight transfer, musicality, and coordination, while dancing in a fun and nurturing environment. Ballet I dancers are invited to join BTA and participate in the Nutcracker Season and/or the Spring Dance Concert. Parent/Teacher conferences are held the last week of classes to provide an opportunity for parents to learn of their student’s progress in the program.

Basic Dance for Fun
for ages 7 & up
with Clover Robinson
6-7 p.m.
6 weeks beginning Jan. 16
$68 ($61 for donors)
This is a fun class for anyone interested in dancing to popular music and learning basic dance moves. Musical theater students & actors would benefit from learning movement phrases and basic combinations introduced in this class.

Pointe/Variations
with Cassie Serdula
6:30-7:30 p.m.
8 weeks beginning Jan. 16
$90 (or $81 for donors)
The study of Ballet technique as applied to pointe work. Students will learn classical variations.

Spring Concert Rehearsal
Ballet IV (Possible Ballet III)
7:30-8:30 p.m.
beginning Feb. 3

 THURSDAY

Grown Up & Me Dance
for ages 2-3 & adult
with Clover Robinson
11:30-noon
6 weeks beginning Jan. 17
$42 (or $38 for donors)
Little dancers along with their adult dancing partners will enjoy fun and games through movement and music. They’ll have so much fun that they won’t even realize that they are learning gross motor skills, listening skills, musicality, social skills, and how to follow teacher directions!

Ballet II
with Clover Robinson
4:30-6 p.m.
16 weeks beginning Jan. 17
See previous description.

Pre-Ballet
with Trinity Stevens
5-5:45 p.m.
8 weeks beginning Jan. 17
$56 (or $50 for donors)
$8 tutu/sash fee (student’s to keep)
Dancers at this level will learn posture, flexibility, and coordination using music and expression, developing a strong foundation of physical and mental understanding necessary for Classical Ballet training. Fun and beautiful basic ballet concepts are introduced. Dancers will learn vocabulary and build a foundation in ballet technique prior to entering into our leveled classes. There will be a mini performance on the last day of class.

Ballet III & IV
with Clover Robinson
6-7:30 p.m.
16 weeks beginning Jan. 17
See previous description.

 

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