Ballet III (Ages 8-9)

WednesdayWednesdays
5:30 pm - 6:30 pm
Ages 8–9

Students will strengthen their ballet technique while learning the art of performance. Barre work is introduced, and combinations continue to increase in difficulty.  Students will begin to develop the skill of retaining more complex movement sequences. Emphasis is on the enjoyment of dance within the respect and discipline of classical ballet training.

Special Notes:

  • Please note that some students may be placed into classes based on ability instead of age.
  • If a class does not meet minimum enrollment requirements, GHMS will notify parents one week in advance of the beginning of class.

Required Supplies:

  • Girls will need a leotard, pink footed tights and pink slippers.
  • Boys will need a white fitted shirt, black shorts or tights and black slippers.
  • We recommend for the leotard: www.discountdance.com style N5500C-royal blue
  • Girls hair must be worn in a traditional ballet bun at the crown of the head. Short hair must be clipped away from the face.

Teacher

Erin Monteleone

Erin grew up in New Orleans, LA where she began her dance training at the age of three. She first attended the Giacobbe Academy of Dance under the direction of Joseph Giacobbe. Through the Academy, she had the privilege of