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ADULT DANCE CLASSES

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Adult Ballet Classes (Beginner level)

Rhiannon Blanche takes our Adult Beginners Ballet Class (Tuesday at 6.45 pm). This friendly and relaxed open ballet class, progresses through the foundations of classical ballet. We focus on alignment, agility and position as well as a focus on co-ordination, enabling you to the enjoy the basics of ballet. 

 

The class will move through a structured routine of barre, followed by centre work. Ballet is known to improve your posture, muscle strength and tone, as well as building a stable core. The class is targeted towards those that haven't learnt ballet before, or it has been many years since they last wore a pair of ballet shoes. 

Please wear non-restrictive dance/gym wear and ballet shoes or socks. When registering for your trial, please write your preferred date in the notes section of the enrolment form.

 

Please enrol via the button above.  After your complimentary trial, a Class Pass of 10 classes valid for six months, can be purchased for $180. You are welcome to join the class at any point in the year. Our Class Pass can be used across our Adult Beginner and Elementary Ballet classes, as well as our Adult Jazz.

Our Adult Beginner classes are aimed for those in the 18 year old to 55 year old age bracket. If you are under 18 and at school, please look at the timetable on our Enrol page to find a suitable class. For those 55 yrs+ we recommend Dancing for Wellbeing run by Veronique Price. Veronique has many classes and she operates from the Ecole studios. Please see Veronique’s website for further details.

Adult Ballet Classes (Elementary level)

Rhiannon Blanche takes our Adult Elementary Ballet Class (Tuesday at 7.45 pm).This elementary class is aimed at students with a basic knowledge of ballet technique who wish to progress from our Beginner Level Ballet class. Students should have a strong postural alignment and be ready to learn more complex steps and sequences. You will learn more elementary turning and jump combinations and begin to link steps together from the barre to the centre.

Please feel free to discuss with the teacher if you feel you are ready to progress up to the next level. Please wear non-restrictive dance/gym wear and ballet shoes or socks. When registering for your trial, please write your preferred date in the notes section of the enrolment form.

 

Please enrol via the button above.  After your complimentary trial, a Class Pass of 10 classes valid for six months, can be purchased for $180. You are welcome to join the class at any point in the year. Our Class Pass can be used across our Adult Beginner and Elementary Ballet classes, as well as our Adult Jazz.

Our Adult Elementary classes are aimed for those in the 18 year old to 55 year old age bracket. If you are under 18 and at school, please look at the timetable on our Enrol page to find a suitable class. For those 55 yrs+ we recommend Dancing for Wellbeing run by Veronique Price. Veronique has many classes and she operates from the Ecole studios. Please see Veronique’s website for further details.

Adult Jazz 

Rhiannon Blanche takes our Beginners Adult Jazz class (Saturday at 2.45 pm). This Beginner level class, suitable for adults with no prior experience.. The focus will be on gaining confidence starting with a small selections of steps and gradually piecing them together into a fun routine over many weeks. This is a great way to exercise, improve your co-ordination and strength, socialise with other adults, all while enjoying some of your favourite pop songs. Jazz dance has many benefits such as improved physical and mental health, improved overall fitness and the opportunity for self-expression through dance. 

Please wear non-restrictive dance/gym wear and jazz shoes or socks. When registering for your trial, please write your preferred date in the notes section of the enrolment form.

 

Please enrol via the button above.  After your complimentary trial, a Class Pass of 10 classes valid for six months, can be purchased for $180. You are welcome to join the class at any point in the year. Our Class Pass can be used across our Adult Beginner and Elementary Ballet classes, as well as our Adult Jazz.

Adult Ballet Classes (Intermediate level)

Elise Farrar (ARAD RAD) takes our Adult Intermediate Ballet Classes. This class is for participants with a strong knowledge of ballet. It is an Open class based on RAD Intermediate/Advanced Foundation level steps. Sequences are taken at the barre, continuing into the centre, including Adage, Pirouette Enchaînements, Petit and Grand Allegro. It is a strengthening, stylised and fast moving class with many physical benefits including improved posture, flexibility, core control and improved mental agility. All ages are welcome whether you have had a short or long term break from dancing. Full details can be found here.

Classes are held on Mondays and Thursday evenings at 7.30pm. For further information and to enrol, please contact Elise directly via email

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