Ballet 5-7 Pointe and “Snow”
Mondays, Sept 24-Feb 4 (skip Nov 12, Dec 24 & 31, Jan 14) | 6:30-8:00pm, 8-8:30pm “Snow” Rehearsal
Performance Dates: Dec 14, 15, 16 Nutcracker
Tuition: $390 Member | $415 General
Instructor: Julie Gibson
Location: Blue Heron, Upstairs Studio
Invitation only. This level is comprised of intermediate to advanced pointe work, partnering, controlled adage, adept petit allegro, as well as more advanced combination, turns and jumps. Scholarly articles are shared with students in the areas of conditioning, nutrition, wellness, flexibility, and more. Twice weekly training is the minimum requirement for skill acquisition, and students are encouraged to take Ballet 5/6 two days a week with the Nutcracker rehearsal class. This group performs in Nutcracker and will spend the last part of class working on the “Snow” scene in Nutcracker. Costumes provided by VCA. Performance fee included in tuition.
Nutcracker rehearsals are November 26-30 and Dec 10-13.
December 14 (evening)
December 15 (matinee and evening)
December 16 (matinee).
Teacher will send out performance information throughout term.
Attire: Dancers must have hair in ballet buns at every class. They must wear ballet pink tights with a black leotard and pink ballet pointe shoes. Dance attire can be found at discountdance.com