Elementary Division

Ballet Level 2

(Ages 8+ by placement) Boys and girls are invited to Ballet Level 2 after they have demonstrated full understanding of the previous level. Body alignment, muscle awareness and focus will determine progress. Class will focus on positions of the arms, placement, direction of the body and increased movement vocabulary.

Boys learn to impart the fundamentals of classical ballet. Class will focus on basic ballet technique, proper body alignment, French terminology, musicality and conditioning specific to boys’ technique. Students will also be introduced to elementary barre.

  • Ages 8+ as of October 1
  • Leotard/Shirt Purchase Required: see dress code below
  • Registration Fee: $30 – Waived if registered by December 1, 2018
  • Production Fee: $150
  • Tuition for semester: $745
  • 2-Payment Plan Fee: $20
  • 10-Payment Plan Fee: $50

Ballet Level 3

(Ages 9+ by placement) In Ballet Level 3, additional attention is paid to the proper extension of the legs and shape of the feet. Students will see an increase in difficulty in barre and center work as they develop movement sequences, port de bras and balance. Students begin focus on repetition and retention, and pre-pointe work for girls is introduced.

Young men in Ballet Level 3 receive specialized training for aspiring young male ballet dancers. This class is tailored to the unique needs of men’s ballet technique. Young men in this level continue to work on the fundamentals of ballet and emphasize clarity in positions, core and back strength, and the foundations for men’s virtuosic technique.

Ballet Level 3 begins eligibility for participation in Colorado Ballet Academy’s Youth America Grand Prix and Denver Ballet Guild programs.

  • Ages 9+ by October 1
  • Leotard/Shirt Purchase Required: see dress code below
  • Registration Fee: $30 – Waived if registered by December 1, 2018
  • Production Fee: $150
  • Tuition semester: $945
  • 2-Payment Plan Fee: $20
  • 5-Payment Plan Fee: $50

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