Open Children’s Division

Dance Movement 1 (ages 4-5)
Introducing small children to moving to various musical rhythms.

Pre-Ballet 1 & 2 (ages 6-7)
Learning basic barre exercises, and simple steps.

Elementary 1 & 2 (ages 8-12)
Basic ballet with emphasis on body placement and correct turn-out.

Class Monday Tuesday Wednesday Thursday Friday Saturday Location
Dance Movement 1 2:30-3:15 or 9:30-10:15 Studio A
Pre-Ballet 1 10:15-11:00 Studio A
Pre-Ballet 2 8:45-9:30 Studio A
Elementary 1 4:45-5:45 Studio A
Elementary 2 5:15-6:15 5:00-6:00 Studio A

Pre-Professional Division

Pre-Professional Levels 3-9
Graded advancement in technique and combinations of steps.

Advanced Level 10
Advanced, for Ithaca Ballet Company Dancers.

Class Monday Tuesday Wednesday Thursday Friday Saturday
Level 3 5:15-6:15, Studio A  5:00-6:00, Studio A
Level 4 3:45-5:15, Studio A 3:45-4:45, Studio A 3:45-5:00, Studio A
Level 5 3:45-5:15, Studio A 3:45-5:00, Studio A 3:45-5:00, Studio A 11:00-12:15, Studio A
Level 6 5:15-6:45, Studio B 3:45-5:15, Studio A 5:15-6:45, Studio B 3:45-5:00, Studio A 11:00-12:15, Studio A
Level 7 5:15-6:45, Studio B 3:45-5:15, Studio A 4:00-5:30, Studio B 5:15-6:45, Studio B 4:00-5:30, Studio B 12:30-2:00, Studio B
Level 8 4:00-5:15, Studio B 4:00-5:30, Studio B 4:00-5:30, Studio B 4:00-5:15, Studio B 4:00-5:30, Studio B 12:30-2:00, Studio B
Level 9 4:00-5:15, Studio B 4:00-5:30, Studio B 4:00-5:30, Studio B 4:00-5:15, Studio B 4:00-5:30, Studio B 12:30-2:00, Studio B
Level 10 4:00-5:15, Studio B 4:00-5:30, Studio B 4:00-5:30, Studio B 4:00-5:15, Studio B 4:00-5:30, Studio B 12:30-2:00, Studio B

Additional Classes

Pointe and Pre-Pointe classes are by invitation only.  Boys’ class is available to all ages.

Monday
Tuesday Boy’s Class 6:15-7:00 Studio A
Wednesday
Thursday
Friday Intermediate Pointe 6:00-7:00 Studio A
Saturday Beginning Pointe 12:45-1:45 Studio A
Saturday Pre-Pointe 1:45-2:30 Studio A

Teen-Adult Division

Ballet for fun, exercise and artistic enhancement

Monday Early Intermediate Ballet 7:00-8:30 Studio B
Tuesday Basic Ballet I 7:00-8:30 Studio A
Wednesday Intermediate Ballet (NEW)

Intermediate/Advanced Ballet

10:00-11:30

5:45-7:15

Studio B

Studio A

Thursday Adult Basic Pointe 6:00-7:00 Studio A
Friday Intermediate/Advanced Ballet 5:45-7:15 Studio B
Saturday Basic Ballet II 9:30-11:00 Studio B
Saturday Intermediate Ballet 11:00-12:30 Studio B

2019-2020 Calendar

  • Classes begin: Wednesday, September 4, 2019
    • First Quarter begins: Wednesday, September 4, 2019
    • Second Quarter begins: Wednesday, November 6, 2019
    • Third Quarter begins: Wednesday, February 3, 2020
    • Fourth Quarter begins: Monday, April 13, 2020
  • Classes end: Saturday, June 13, 2020
  • Student Recital: Saturday, June 13, 2020 (evening, time TBD)
  • SCHOOL CLOSED:
    • Wednesday November 27 – Sunday, December 1, 2019 (Thanksgiving)
    • Sunday, December 15 – Sunday, January 5, 2020 (Holiday
    • Monday, April 6 – Sunday, April 12, 2020 (Spring Break)
    • Monday, May 25, 2020 (Memorial Day)