Ballet: Primary Division

Designed with the Young Dancer in Mind

Creative Movement
Younger children explore dance through games, story-telling, and props.  Children (ages 3-5) will develop poise and musicality in a fun and creative environment. Scarves, bean bags, hula hoops, and fans are used to enhance the child’s exploration of shape, level, and the dynamics of movement.  

NOTE: These students DO NOT participate in the Spring Recital, instead having an in-house demonstration in costume for family and friends.

Introduces basic dance positions and movement skills. The main goal of the program is to help the young student enjoy the process of learning dance by keeping it fun and encouraging. Students age 5 and up may also explore introductory level Ballet class. This year we are also offering a Combination Tap-Pre-Ballet class for students to enjoy basic Tap and Ballet. Pre -Ballet (ages 5-6). These students will participate in recital.

Classes Offered: 

NOTE: The teachers will determine when a student is ready for the next level of dance.

Classes for DAI year 2018-19
Creative Movement Thursday 5:00 – 5:30 pm
Thursday 5:30 – 6:00 am

Tuesday 4:00 – 5:00 pm

Thursday 4:30 – 5:30 pm