The Art of Classical Ballet Technique

July 18-August 18, 2018

Ages 2½-10

An uncompromising standard of technique.  Classes encourage each student to develop technique as well as to articulate and expand ballet terminology.

August 6-24, 2018

Ages 11 to 23

Develop both artistry and technique with in-depth coaching in classical répertoire in addition to daily technique and pointe classes.  Each week of the intensive focuses on a different ballet and ends with an in-studio performance.  Participation in the full three weeks is required for students who are joining or re-joining the Upper School in Fall 2018.


and small group coaching

June 4-August 4, 2018

Private and small group coaching available with Hans Nelson and Donna Pidel. Lessons may be shared by up to 4 dancers.

One 1-hr lesson:  $200
Four 1-hr lessons:  $600
Six 1-hr lessons:  $800
Eight 1-hr lessons:  $1,000

Please contact us to register.

Open Summer Classes

July 10-August 2, 2018

Tuesdays and Thursdays, 1:30-3 pm

Intermediate/Advanced class taught by Hans Nelson.  Limit 10 dancers per class. 

$25 per class, $200 for all 8 class sessions

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