This class runs for five weeks and is then repeated in the ten week term, preparing you for our Ballet Beginners classes.
Ballet Basics is suitable for complete beginners or those wanting to refresh their skills. The course will cover ballet principles in a supportive environment and will explain terminology and the purpose of each exercise as well as introducing the structure of the ballet class. It will include the basic ballet positions, barre and centre exercises and will use supporting techniques such as floor barre to build strength and prepare you for our beginner courses.
What techniques are taught in this class? Non-syllabus ballet technique
What skills are developed/improved? You will gain an understanding of the basics in ballet and be introduced to the terminology, along with making improvement to your posture, balance, core strength and developing movement memory
How is a class structured/what do we do in a class? This class will begin with an introduction to the basic positioning and understanding these positions through movement both on the barre and in the centre
What level is this class - beginner, improver, intermediate or advanced? Beginner
What should I wear to the class? Close fitting clothing which is comfortable, which you easily move in, ballet clothing is optional, you will be barefoot - ballet shoes are advised.
BOOK IT - £32.50 for the 5 week term
TRY IT - £10 for a taster session
Call 01603 283382 to book. Payment will be taken at time of booking.
Summer Term 2019
MONDAY 29 APRIL
NO CLASS - BANK HOLIDAY
MONDAY 6 MAY
MONDAY 13 MAY
MONDAY 20 MAY
NO CLASS - HALF-TERM
MONDAY 27 MAY
MONDAY 3 JUNE
WEEK 5 MONDAY 10 JUNE
MONDAY 17 JUNE
MONDAY 24 JUNE
MONDAY 1 JULY
MONDAY 8 JULY
MONDAY 15 JULY
Ballet Basics 5 weeks (Age 16+)