Our ballet classes are for children ages 18 months through adulthood. Each class teaches specific curriculum that is age and experience level appropriate.
For children - every month there will be focus on a chosen ballet or monumental tale, the music that goes along with that ballet or tale, the storyline plus literature and a basic positive character trait that is a theme throughout. Regardless of age level - children will be encouraged to be creative, move, explore and above all have fun while learning ballet. Recitals are held twice a year to give your little one the opportunity to showcase all they're mastering. This is a magical time in a child's life and we intend to give them a magical experience!
Our adult classes are open to anyone who wants to try ballet or continue their practice! We believe it is never too late to say Bonjour to ballet. All of our classes are completely beginner friendly and no prior dance experience is required.
Twirl With Me aims to help our little dancers become more independent and confident to further their interest in ballet. Students will dance, play games, listen to stories and gain overall exposure to everything involved in the world of ballet. This class is 45-minutes long that requires caregiver participation.
Petite Ballet is a 50-minute class that begins teaching basic fundamentals of ballet including positions, structure and movements. Curriculum is inspired by various ballets and fables. Bonjour Ballet makes it a priority to emphasize the classical music and composers that create the moving art that is ballet providing students with a full-rounded ballet experience. Students will work both together and individually to build confidence and social skills.
Pre-Ballet I is a 50-minute class where young dancers will continue to work on ballet fundamentals while still enjoying magic and movement. Students will begin to gain more independence and be able to perform more positions as well. The wonderful stories that inspire ballets and the beautiful music that accompanies them will surely inspire your little ones in this class.
Pre-Ballet II is a 50-minute class where children will begin using the barre and more. The class will build upon all curriculum from the previous levels however no experience is required. This class helps dancers gain confidence, poise and strength all while still having fun. Classical music will have an extra emphasis at this level as well as positive character traits and social skills.
Primary Ballet is a 50-minute traditional ballet class for students that are ready to move forward in their ballet practice. Curriculum is more rigorous and students are more challenged. Instructor approval is required to register for this course. If interested, please reach out and we would be more than happy to assist.
Floor Barre is a 30-minute class designed to strengthen the small muscles we use in ballet and increase placement awareness to improve ballet technique. Open to all ages. Encouraged for Pre-Ballet II students.
A 50-minute class for adults that encourages lengthening and toning of muscles paired with an introduction to ballet technique.
This 60-minute class is a beginner friendly class for adults who want to take ballet! We believe regardless of age that anyone can say Bonjour to ballet! No dance experience is required for this class.
Please have girls wear a leotard with light pink tights and light pink ballet slippers. Hair should be pulled back out of their eyes. Boys should wear black comfortable pants or leggings and white t-shirts; they can either go barefoot or wear black ballet slippers. You can purchase all items directly from the school - reach out and we will get them ready for you.
Have your child bring a water bottle or cup with their name on it. We will provide everything else!