Pre-Ballet (Ages 3.5-4, Wednesday)

WednesdayWednesdays
3:15 pm - 4:00 pm

Students will learn basic ballet vocabulary and class structure. There will be an emphasis on correct posture and positioning. Students will focus on developing ballet technique and reinforce their physical strength, flexibility, and musicality. Individual expression through dance is encouraged at this level.

All students must bring ballet shoes and leotards; gear details will be given when registration is completed. Class is 45 minutes.

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:

  • Students need to wear a pink leotard, pink footed tights, and pink ballet slippers. All students with long hair should put their hair in a traditional ballet bun at the crown of the head. Short hair must be clipped away from the face.
  • We recommend for the leotard: www.discountdance.com style N5500C.
  • For pre-ballet – pink.

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