Ballet

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Ballet classes are offered for students starting at age 4 1/2 years old.

Beginning through intermediate level students attend one class per week.

Intermediate Advanced and Advanced level students attend 2 classes per week.

Pointe technique is incorporated into the Advanced level classes. Students are placed on pointe with the permission of the instructor.

Dress requirements:
Ballet students ages 8 and under – Students must wear leotards and tights, sheer skirts may be worn. Hair must be pulled back off the face.
Shoes required - Pink soft Ballet slippers.
Shoes recommended - Revolution ballet Leather shoe with no drawstring sold at the studio, at the beginning of the yeaand in the spring before the show.

Ballet students ages 9 and up Students must wear leotards, tights. These students may not wear skirts. Hair must be completely secured in a tight bun.
Shoes required - Pink soft split-sole Ballet slippers.
Shoes recommended - Revolution Premium split-sole sold at the studio, at the beginning of the year and in the spring before the show.
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Placement Guidelines Because the study of dance is subjective, students are placed in classes according to ability levels. Although every effort will be made to place students in the program, McCann's School of Dance reserves the right to deny a registration request if no appropriate class is available.

Ballet Word Definitions List

Ballet Positions
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