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Boulder Ballet School Classes
Creative Movement & Pre-Ballet:

June 8 through August 8

Fees listed for the entire 9-week session.

Fees marked with * will be discounted by $10 due to the 4th of July holiday.

Creative Movement, ages 3 and 4

An introduction to movement, rhythm, teamwork, and getting to know our bodies.

Monday 3:00–3:45 PM Studio 2 $105
Wednesday 3:30–4:15 PM Studio 2 $105
Saturday 9:00–9:45 AM Studio 2 $105*
Saturday 10:30–11:15 AM Studio 2 $105*


Pre-Ballet, ages 5 and 6

An introduction to ballet, further exploration of rhythm, discipline, learning steps, and creating stories with dance.

Monday 3:45–4:30 PM Studio 2 $105
Wednesday 4:15–5:00 PM Studio 2 $105
Saturday 9:45–10:30 AM Studio 2 $105*


Ballet Levels 1–5:

June 8 through August 8

Fees listed for the entire 9-week session.

Fees marked with * will be discounted by $10 due to the 4th of July holiday.

Students register at the same level as taken in spring.

Level 1A, ages 6–9
Monday 4:30–5:30 PM Studio 2 $120

Level 1B, ages 6–9
Monday 5:30–6:30 PM Studio 2 $120

Level 2A, ages 7–9
Tuesday 4:00–5:00 PM Studio 2 $120

Level 2B, ages 7–9
Tuesday 5:00–6:00 PM Studio 2 $120

Level 3A
Wednesday 4:00–5:30 PM Studio 3 $180

Level 3B
Tuesday 4:00– 6:00 PM (w/ pointe/pre-pointe) Studio 3 $220
Thursday 4:00–6:00 PM (w/ pointe/pre-pointe) Studio 3 $220
All Level 3B Class Rate: $420

Level 4
Tuesday 4:00–5:30 PM Studio 1 $150
Tuesday 5:30–6:30 PM (pointe) Studio 1 $120
Thursday 4:00–5:30 PM Studio 1 $150
Thursday 5:30–6:30 PM (pointe) Studio 1 $120
All Level 4 Class Rate: $510

Level 5
Monday 4:00–5:30 PM Studio 1 $150
Monday 5:30–6:30 PM (pointe) Studio 1 $120
Wednesday 4:00–5:30 PM Studio 1 $150
Wednesday 5:30–6:30 PM (pointe) Studio 1 $120
All Level 5 Class Rate: $510

Summer Intensives

Monday through Friday, July 13 through July 31

Levels 3A – 3B, 9:00 AM – 12:30 PM, Studio 3 $500
Levels 4A – 4B, 12:30 – 4:00 PM, Studio 3 $500
Levels 5 – 6 – 7, 11:30 AM – 3:30 PM, Studio 1 $575


Master Classes

August 10 through August 14

Levels 3A – 3B, 9:30 – 11:00 AM, Studio 3 $90
Levels 4A – 5, 11:00 AM – 1:30 PM, Studio 1 $160
Levels 6 – 7 – Adult, 2:00 – 4:30 PM, Studio 1 $160

Drop-in rate for single technique class only: $20
Technique class is the first 90 minutes of each day’s class.

Master Teacher Lizanne McAdams-Graham (Levels 4 through 7/Adult)

Lizanne McAdams-Graham has over 38 years of experience as a professional dancer and instructor. She began training at the age of three under the direction of her late mother, Lorraine McAdams. She has an extensive history with her mother’s company, the National Ballet of New Jersey, and was a scholarship student with the Joffrey Ballet, Harkness Ballet, Pennsylvania Ballet, and Craft of Choreography NARB workshops. She joined the Croation National Ballet Theatre in Zagreb, in the former Yugoslavia, at the age of 17, dancing principal and leading roles in The Nutcracker, Coppélia, Giselle, Swan Lake, Serenade, Romeo & Juliet, Sleeping Beauty, Firebird, Graduation Ball, Carmina Burana, Bolero and Cinderella. She studied with Finis Jhung, David Howard, John Prinz, Maria Vegh, Basil Thompson, Michael Smuin, Alonzo King, Maggie Black, Robert Blankshine, Kristina Elliot, Yehuda Maor, Loyce Houlton, and Pavel Rotaru. Ms. McAdams-Graham became a principal dancer with the renowned ODC/San Francisco, completing world tours including Russia, Southeast Asia, Hawaii, and Australia, along with Jacobs Pillow, Joyce Theater, City Center and Lincoln Center in NYC, and the Kennedy Center in Washington, D.C. She has appeared as a guest for the Los Angeles, Santa Fe, Pittsburgh, and San Francisco Opera Ballet Companies in Faust, Die Fledermaus, La Traviata, Orfeo Ed Euridice and Aida, and appeared on the PBS television production Dance in America and the major motion picture The In Crowd. Ms. McAdams served on the faculty for Pittsburgh Ballet, Pittsburgh Youth Ballet, Point Park College, Carnegie-Mellon University, Drexel University, and the San Francisco Institute of Dance. She set major ballets on the Charleston Ballet, Ithaca Ballet, and Walnut Hill. She retired from performing in 1997 and has since taught professional level and company classes for Boulder Ballet, Cleo Parker Robinson, David Taylor Dance Theatre, Zikr Dance Ensemble, and Ballet Nouveau Colorado. She held professional classes at Colorado Ballet and has since relocated them to the Denver Dance Center. She was a company teacher for Dawson/Wallace Dance Project, and was the Founding Director of the High Pointe Dance Academy, a pre professional children’s school, for 13 years. Currently, Ms. McAdams-Graham is the Ballet Director for Sweatshop in Denver, CO.
Lizanne McAdams Graham
Private Classes:

Available from a variety of teachers. Interested students should contact the teacher directly, or call the office to be referred to an appropriate teacher. Fees vary.
Adult Drop-in Classes:

Drop-in classes are offered for dancers ages 12 through adult. No pre-registration is required. Payment is by the class or multiple class card. You can purchase your card at the office, or in the studio with cash or check.

No classes on July 4.

Adult Class Rates
Drop in: $15
10-class punch card: $140
Unlimited card for 30 days: $175
Student or current professional dancer (ID required): $9
Barre only: $9

Schedule:

Monday
Intermediate Ballet, 9:30 - 11 AM Studio 1
Beginning Ballet, 6:30-8:00 PM, Studio 2

Tuesday
Advanced Ballet, 9:30 - 11 AM, Studio 1
Beginning/Intermediate Ballet, 6:30 - 8:00 PM, Studio 1

Wednesday
Intermediate Ballet, 9:30 - 11 AM, Studio 1
Beginning/Intermediate Ballet, 6:30 - 8:00 PM, Studio 1

Thursday
Advanced Ballet, 9:30 - 11 AM, Studio 1
Beginning/Intermediate Ballet, 6:30 - 8 PM, Studio 1

Friday
Advanced Ballet, 9:30 - 11 AM, Studio 1

Saturday
Intermediate Ballet, 10:30 AM – noon, Studio 1
Advanced Ballet, noon - 1:30 PM, Studio 1
Beginning/Intermediate Pointe, noon - 1:00 PM, Studio 3

Adult Ballet Classes
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