Classes » Ballet
Classical ballet teaches the strong foundation and terminology that is needed by all dancers. Ballet lessons provide valuable skills in posture, balance, co-ordination, musicality and creativity.
Little Swans – is a pretty introductory class for preschoolers 4 years olds. Suitable for dancers who have been attending Sparkles for 12mths & ready for more progression. Includes Classical music, props such as scarves, feathers, musical instruments & butterfly wings.
Primary 1 & 2 – these classes are specially designed for 5-7yr olds and incorporate the beginnings of sound ballet technique with lots of interesting stimulating exercises. Dancers work towards La Beaute assessments mid years where they receive achievement certificates & ribbons.
Grade 1 to Advanced – We are registered teachers of BBO dance which is an internationally recognised syllabus & training which gradually builds sound ballet technique whilst encouraging a love of music and dance. The syllabus has been carefully designed to suit the young beginner right through to the pre-professional and professional dancer.
Classical Technique – for teens who are late starters to ballet or wanting to improve their jazz technique. To strengthen their footwork, leaps extensions & turns. These classes are taught in Terms 3&4
Adult Ballet – for Adults who have had some experience before (or a long time ago) who want to get fit, tone up, improve balance in an artistic way.
BALLET UNIFORM INFO - click here
Ballet Exam Timetables - link here