Ballet is the foundation of all other dance styles and is the core of our dance program.
Our Classical Ballet curriculum is based upon the acclaimed Vaganova Method. Proficiency in classical technique, alignment, aplomb, strength, flexibility, vocabulary, ballet history and appreciation, artistry, and musicality are gained through the course curriculum. Designed to be progressive, the aim of our program is continual student advancement with the completion of each school year. Our school year begins in late August and commences with our annual recital in June.
Pre - Pointe work in our Classical Ballet program begins at the Ballet III level.
Pointe work begins at the Ballet IV level.
Pas de Deux (partnering) work begins at the Ballet V level.
Ballet II-VII is by placement only.
Ballet II classes are twice weekly, Ballet III-VII are three times weekly.
Class Options for our 2019-2020 Academic Year: August 19, 2019-May 23, 2020
Ballet Basics, Ages 6-8: Monday 5:00 pm-6:00 pm
Ballet IA, Ages 8+: Tuesday 5:00 pm-6:00 pm
Ballet IB, Ages 8+: Saturday 11:00 am-12:30 pm
Ballet II, Ages 9+: Tues and Thurs 6:00 pm-7:30 pm
Ballet III, Ages 9+: Mon, Wed, and Thurs 6:00 pm-7:30 pm
Ballet IV, Ages 9+: Mon, Wed, and Fri 6:00 pm-7:30 pm
Ballet V, Ages 9+: Mon, Wed, and Fri 6:00 pm-7:30 pm
Ballet V Pas De Deux, Ages 9+: Sat 4:00 pm-5:30 pm
Strength & Flexibility, Ages 8+:Tuesday 4:00 pm - 5:00 pm
Adult Strength & Flexibility Ages 18+ 8:30 pm-9:30 pm
Adult Ballet, Ages 18+ Monday 8:30 pm-9:30 pm
Adult Ballet, Ages 18+: Thursday 8:30 pm-9:30 pm
Our current tuition rate is $15 per hour and is calculated based upon the total number of hours danced in a week.
There is an annual registration fee of $25 per student. Additional students are only $5.
We offer multiple payment plans and discounts in an effort to make dance available and affordable for as many as possible!
Please call (630)406-8232 or visit us for further information!
To register for a class online*, please select the class option and click add to cart. You will be charged $15 (one class) to reserve your place in the class. Tuition discounts and payment options will be discussed upon completion of registration at the Academy.
*To receive promotional discounts, registration must be completed in person at the Academy. Promotions are not valid on online registrations.