Dance Division Levels of Study

Elementary Ballet | Teacher Recommendation

Elementary Ballet is for students who have advanced from Level 1B, placed by teacher recommendation, who wish to continue their study of ballet at a one class per week commitment. Class begins with conditioning exercises, followed by barre work and finishing with center work. Proper technique, alignment and class etiquette are emphasized. This class meets for 90 minutes. Elementary Ballet coursework is similar to Pre Professional Division Level 2. Students can expect to spend approximately 1 - 2 years in this level.

Intermediate Ballet | Teacher Recommendation

Intermediate Ballet is for students who have advanced from Elementary Ballet, placed by teacher recommendation, who wish to continue their study of ballet at a one class per week commitment. Class includes barre work, center work and conditioning exercises. Proper technique, alignment and class etiquette are emphasized. This class meets for 90 minutes. Intermediate Ballet coursework is similar to Pre Professional Division Level 3 - Level 4A. Students can expect to spend approximately 1 - 4 years in this level.

Advanced Ballet | Teacher Recommendation

Advanced Ballet is for students who have advanced from Intermediate Ballet, placed by teacher recommendation, who wish to continue their study of ballet on a limited time commitment. Class includes barre work, center work and conditioning exercises. Proper technique, alignment and class etiquette are emphasized. This class meets for 90 minutes. Advanced Ballet coursework is similar to Pre Professional Division Level Level 4B - Level 6.