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Pre Ballet & Ballet Classes
Ages 2 – 7

Ballet for Boys
Ages 7 – 9

Dance With Me
Ages 2 with Parent

Let your child pirouette to the sky!

CHILDREN'S BALLET CLASSES

AGES 2 – 9

We make dance fun while learning. Classical Ballet classes beginning at age 2 and building to age 7. The curriculum was created to encourage age appropriate creativity, musicality, and physicality. Your child will dance and have fun with an emphasis on the foundations of ballet. Dancers will be brought through creative movement and basic ballet steps and more!

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Childrens and Youth Registrar

Semester Dates

Fall: Sept. 5, 2017 – Jan.20, 2018
Spring: Jan. 22, 2018 – May 25, 2018

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Dance With Me

Live Music in All Classes

Ages 2 and up

Dance With Me

Dance With Me

This class is just adorable. It has been specially designed for 2 year olds who are not yet comfortable being in a class alone. Each child is joined in the class by a parent or caregiver who will be the child’s “dancing partner”. We use proven movement exercises, games, stories and other activities. These dancers are introduced to the joy of creative movement in a fun, family friendly musical setting. It does not get much cuter and fun than this.

Baby Ballerinas

Live Music in All Classes

Ages 3 and up

Baby Ballerinas

These classes transform the learning process into a fun filed exciting environment. Children will begin to learn the elements of creative movement and ballet: Socialization skills such as turn-taking and following instructions will be emphasized. The children will explore movement qualities, musicality, motor coordination, enhancing the development of both their bodies and their minds. Plus, they will have fun!

Demi Dancers

Live Music in All Classes

Ages 4 and up

Demi Soloists

Your child will dance and have fun with an emphasis on the foundations of ballet. Dancers will be brought through creative movement and basic ballet. The dancers are encouraged to expand their movement vocabulary through games and creative exploration of dance movements. Dancers learn while they are having fun. What more can you ask for?

Pre-Ballet 1

Live Music in All Classes

Ages 5 and up

Pre-Ballet 1

The elements of creative movement will be augmented with an emphasis on coordination. Basic ballet concepts will be introduced. Fun, creative elements such as stories, games and imaginative activities will keep the pace of the class lively and engaging.

Pre-Ballet 2

Live Music in All Classes

Ages 6 and up

Pre-Ballet 2

This great class is perfect for the beginner and also continues the teaching of previous classes. Dancers are introduced to a class format that prepares them for a “real” ballet class. The live music enables dancers to learn dance exercises that emphasize straight legs and pointed feet, posture, placement, stretches and comportment of classical ballet will be emphasized. Fun and beautiful basic ballet concepts are introduced. Fun, creative elements such as stories, games and other imaginative activities keep exciting pace of the class lively and engaging.

Foundations of Ballet

Live Music in All Classes

Ages 7 and up

Foundations of Ballet

This great class is perfect for the beginner and also continues the teaching of previous classes. Dancers are introduced to a class format that prepares them for a “real” ballet class. The live music enables dancers to learn dance exercises at an increased level of formal training consisting of barre and centre work. Our teaching method focuses on posture, placement and comportment of classical ballet. Dancers are introduced to learning at this level for alignment, flexibility, and coordination. This training develops a strong foundation of physical and mental understanding necessary for Classical Ballet training. Plus the class is just fun, the instructors are engaging and caring. We care about your children and their experience.

Foundations of Ballet for Boys

The Foundations of Ballet for Boys class has been designed to introduce young boys to the attributes necessary to becoming a successful male dancer in Classical Ballet. This program allows boys to gain confidence in their dancing with the support of a caring and nurturing faculty. The boys work on strength, balance,agility, flexibility, and begin to study basic principles of ballet.

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CHILDREN'S BALLET CLASSES

FACULTY

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CHILDREN'S BALLET CLASSES

SCHEDULES

Live Music in All Classes

Dance With Me

Sep 05, 2017 - May 25, 2018

Please note: This is a new registration system, all returning families will need to register and create a new account again.

Baby Ballerinas

Sep 05, 2017 - May 25, 2018

Please note: This is a new registration system, all returning families will need to register and create a new account again.

Demi Soloists

Sep 05, 2017 - May 25, 2018

Please note: This is a new registration system, all returning families will need to register and create a new account again.

Pre-Ballet 1

Sep 05, 2017 - May 25, 2018

Please note: This is a new registration system, all returning families will need to register and create a new account again.

Pre-Ballet 2

Sep 05, 2017 - May 25, 2018

Please note: This is a new registration system, all returning families will need to register and create a new account again.

Foundations of Ballet

Sep 05, 2017 - May 25, 2018

Please note: This is a new registration system, all returning families will need to register and create a new account again.

CHILDREN'S BALLET CLASSES

TUITION AND FEES

CHILDREN'S BALLET PRICING

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$99 Per Month, Per Class

+ $50 Non-Refundable Registration Fee

$99 Per Month, Per Class, One Class Per Week.
You are welcome to add more than 1 class a week!

This plan applies to:
Children’s Classes (All Levels)


Monthly Payment Plan (9 Payments)

Payments are automatically charged on the 1st of every month

Full Payment Plan (1 Payment)

Full Payments are due upon registration.

Registration is open and ongoing through the year.

$50 Per Month, Per Class

+ $50 Non-Refundable Registration Fee

$50 Per Month, Per Class, One Class Per Week
Class: Foundations of Ballet for Boys on Saturdays.

It is the policy of the Center for American Dance / Joffrey Ballet School that all tuition and other fees paid shall not be refunded at any time, regardless of the time of cancellation or Spring Opt Out by the student or student’s parents or guardians or whether the relevant program has commenced. In the event that the relevant program has been cancelled by the Center for American Dance / Joffrey Ballet School, the School will make best efforts to move the student into a substantially similar program; in the event that no such substantially similar program exists, the School will issue a full refund.

A fee of $15.00 will be charged for any credit card/debit card charge not honored by the bank for any reason when processing any credit card/debit card charge. Please call us no less than thirty (30) days in advance of any change to your credit card/debit card account to prevent this $15.00 fee from being charged.

Full Payment Terms

Full Pay & Credit Card/Debit Card Charge Authorization:
Joffrey Ballet School offers customers the opportunity to purchase the right to participate on price per-class full payment option. Joffrey Ballet School accepts Visa and MasterCard credit card/debit card payments to permit customers to pay for these in full. The account can be frozen at $15 for 14 days or $30 for 30 days, in which time the dancer(s) cannot attend classes. *This contract is a full year contract. (9 months)* If you wish to opt out in Spring, you will need inform us by December 1st. Please email joffreyregistrar@joffreyballetschool.com with the subject line “JBS Children’s/Youth Ballet Program Spring Opt Out”.

 

Monthly Payment Terms

Auto-Pay & Credit Card/Debit Card Charge Authorization:

Joffrey Ballet School offers customers the opportunity to purchase the right to participate on a price per class monthly payment option. Joffrey Ballet School accepts Visa and MasterCard credit card/debit card credit card/debit card payments to permit customers to pay for these classes. The account can be frozen at $15 for 14 days or $30 for 30 days, in which time the dancer(s) cannot attend classes.  *This contract is a full year contract. (9 months)* If you wish to opt out in Spring, you will need inform us by December 1st. Please email joffreyregistrar@joffreyballetschool.com with the subject line “JBS Children’s/Youth Ballet Program Spring Opt Out”.

Return Charges:
I acknowledge and agree that a fee of $15.00 will be charged for any credit card/debit card charge not honored by the bank for any reason when processing any credit card/debit card charge. I agree to notify Joffrey Ballet School no less than thirty (30) days in advance of any change to my credit card/debit card account to prevent this $15.00 fee from being charged.

No Transfer or Cancellation:
I acknowledge that this agreement is non-transferable.

Non-Payment:
In the event that there is an outstanding non-payment balance. Joffrey Ballet School must resort to retaining an attorney or collection agency to enforce payment under this agreement.

Attendance
Children’s Ballet and Youth Ballet Classes

If you are injured or sick for more than 2 days, you must present a note from a doctor to the program director. Without a doctor’s note you will not be allowed in class until the director receives one. If you miss more than 4 unexcused classes within a semester, because of an injury or illness certain measures will be taken with the program director. Children arriving more than 15 minutes late may not be admitted to their class, at the discretion of the instructor.

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CHILDREN'S BALLET CLASSES

DRESS CODE

Each level has a required color and style of a leotard for both boys and girls. You will be required to purchase your leotard upon registering.

You can purchase your leotards and gear from www.discountdance.com

GIRLS AND BOYS DRESS CODE

Children’s Leotard in Pink Color

Pink Ballet Tights

Pink Wrapped Skirt

Pink Leather Ballet Shoes

You can purchase your leotards and gear from www.discountdance.com

Children’s Leotard in Lilac Color

Pink Ballet Tights

Lilac Wrapped Skirt

Pink Leather Ballet Shoes

You can purchase your leotards and gear from www.discountdance.com

White T-Shirt

Black Footed Tights

White/Black Socks

Black Ballet Slippers

You can purchase your gear from www.discountdance.com

HAIR AND JEWELRY

Girls – Students’ hair must be neatly secured in a bun or twist with a hair net.

Boys – Any boys with hair longer than their neckline need to have it secured in a ponytail.

No jewelry allowed

CHILDREN'S BALLET CLASSES

PERFORMANCES

Become the dancer that you dreamed you could be! Be a part of our signature performances; The Nutcracker (Fall) and Alice in Wonderland (Spring).

THE NUTCRACKER

Students from the Joffrey Ballet School’s Children’s Ballet and Youth Ballet program will present the full two act holiday tradition, “The Nutcracker”.

Performance Dates and Times:
To be announced

Location: Skirball Center for the Performing Arts, at NYU.

Address: 556 LaGuardia Place

Ticket price:
To be announced

ALICE IN WONDERLAND

A light hearted and child friendly retelling of Lewis Carroll’s, “Alice’s Adventures in Wonderland”. A colorful cast of talking rabbits, frogs, fish and caterpillars, a grumpy Red Queen and a White Queen who sees the world through rose colored glasses will escort the audience on this epic journey. Playing cards playing a game of croquet, a Mad Hatter hosting a Tea Tea Parties while Alice herself slides down rabbit holes and nibbles on magic cookies.

Performance Date:
To be announced

Times:
To be announced

Location:
Laguardia Performing Arts Center @ Laguardia College  [map]

31-10 Thomson Avenue
Long Island City
New York, NY 11101

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