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Boulder Ballet School Classes
2014–15


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Creative Movement
Pre-Ballet
Ballet Levels 1–7
Boys Program
Pas de Deux
Coaching
Private Classes
Adult Drop-In Classes

Preparatory classes are held in two semesters. Adult drop-in classes are held throughout the year. Please note that the schedule is subject to change.

Download the Fall & Spring Class Brochure

Fall Semester: August 25, 2014–January 17, 2015
Spring Semester: January 19, 2015–May 31, 2015 (includes End-of-Year Showcase Performances)

Holidays:
Labor Day: September 1
Thanksgiving Break: November 24–29
Winter Break: December 22–January 4
Spring Break: March 23–28

Fees listed below are per semester. Fees marked with * will be discounted $15 in the first semester due to the Labor Day holiday.
Boulder Ballet School Classes
Creative Movement & Pre-Ballet:

Creative Movement, ages 3 and 4. (Once weekly)
An introduction to movement, rhythm, teamwork, and getting to know our bodies.

Monday 3:30–4:15 PM Studio 2 $210*
Tuesday 3:15–4 PM Studio 3 $210
Wednesday 2:30–3:15 PM Studio 2 $210
Friday 3–3:45 PM Studio 2 $210
Saturday 8:15–9 AM Studio 1 $210
Saturday 9–9:45 AM Studio 1 $210

Pre-Ballet, ages 5 and 6. (Once weekly)
An introduction to ballet, further exploration of rhythm, discipline, learning steps, and creating stories with dance.

Monday 3:15–4 PM Studio 1 $210*
Wednesday 3:15–4 PM Studio 2 $210
Thursday 3:15–4 PM Studio 2 $210
Friday 3:45–4:30 PM Studio 2 $210
Saturday 9:45–10:30 AM Studio 1 $210
Creative Movement
Ballet Levels 1–7:

Students must complete each level before moving to the next. Advancement is determined by the teacher. We highly recommend that your dancer take all the classes available at their level to ensure proper development. The All Classes Rate reflects a discount for taking all of the classes offered in a level. Levels 4A through 7 have a once-weekly Special Class in modern dance, character dance or physical theater in addition to their ballet technique class.

Level 1A, ages 6–9 (Once weekly)
Monday 4:00–5:00 PM Studio 1 $240*
Tuesday 4:00–5:00 PM Studio 3 $240
Thursday 4:00–5:00 PM Studio 3 $240

Level 1B, ages 6–9 (Once weekly)
Monday 4:00–5:00 PM Studio 3 $240*
Tuesday 5:00–6:00 PM Studio 2 $240

Level 2A, ages 7–9 (Once weekly)
Tuesday 4:00–5:00 PM Studio 2 $240
Thursday 4:00–5:00 PM Studio 2 $240

Level 2B, ages 7–9 (Once weekly)
Wednesday 4:00–5:00 PM Studio 1 $240
Thursday 5:00–6:00 PM Studio 2 $240

Level 3A (Twice weekly)
Wednesday 5:00–6:00 PM Studio 1 $240
Saturday 9:00–10:00 AM Studio 2 $240
All Class Rate $450

Level 3B (Three times weekly)
Tuesday 4:00–5:15 PM Studio 1 $275
Friday 4:00–5:15 PM Studio 3 $275
Saturday 10:00–11:00 AM Pre-Pointe Studio 2 $240
All Class Rate $735

Level 4A (Four times weekly)
Monday 5:00–6:15 PM Studio 1 $275
Tuesday 4:00–6:00 PM w/Special DPS $355
Thursday 5:00–6:30 PM Studio 3 $305
Saturday 9:00–11:30 AM w/Pointe Studio 3 $410
All Class Rate $1,240

Level 4B (Four times weekly)
Monday 4:15–6:15 PM w/Special Studio 2 $355
Tuesday 5:00–6:30 PM Studio 3 $305
Thursday 4:00–5:15 PM Studio 1 $275
*Friday 4:00–5:30 PM Pointe Studio 1 $305
All Class Rate $1,155

Level 5 (Five times weekly)
Monday 5:30–7:30 PM w/Special Studio 2 $355
Tuesday 6:30–8:00 PM Studio 3 $305
Wednesday 4:00–5:30 PM Studio 2 $305
Thursday 5:15–6:45 PM Studio 1 $305
*Friday 5:15–6:45 PM Pointe Studio 3 $305
All Class Rate $1,465

Level 6 (Five times weekly)
Monday 5:00–6:30 PM Studio 3 $305
Tuesday 6:30–8:00 PM Studio 3 $305
Wednesday 4:00–6:30 PM w/Special Studio 3 $410
Thursday 7:00–8:30 PM Studio 2 $305
*Friday 5:30–7:00 PM Pointe Studio 2 $305
All Class Rate $1,500

Level 7 (Five times weekly)
Monday 6:15–7:45 PM Studio 1 $305
Tuesday 5:15–6:45 PM Studio 1 $305
Wednesday 5:30–8:00 PM w/Special Studio 3 $410
Thursday 6:45–8:15 PM Studio 1 $305
*Friday 5:30–7:00 PM Pointe Studio 1 $305
All Class Rate $1,500
Leveled Classes
Boys Program:

One of Colorado’s major training programs for the male dancer. Boys Ballet offers classical training geared toward the male technique. Boyz Dance is a unique multi- disciplinary class mixing dance, juggling, rhythm and physical theater.

Boyz Dance 1, ages 9–12
Friday 4:30–5:30 PM Studio 2 $240

Boyz Dance 2, ages 13 and up
Saturday 11:00 AM–Noon Studio 2 $240

Intermediate Boys Ballet
Thursday 6:00–7:00 PM Studio 2 $240
Boys Program
Pas de Deux Class:

Partnering class for levels 6 and 7, by audition or invitation. Class size is limited.

Tuesday 6:45–7:45 PM Studio 1 $240
Pas de Deux
Coaching:

Small group and private coaching sessions are available for level 6 and 7 dancers enrolled in all their classes who wish to pursue a professional career. Choreography for competitions or auditions are rehearsed in these sessions. Space is limited. Interested dancers must schedule an interview with the school director to determine suitability. Fees vary.
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.

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:
Note that teachers are subject to change.

Monday
Intermediate Ballet 9:30 - 11 AM Studio 1 Jayne Persch

Tuesday
Advanced Ballet 9:30 - 11 AM Studio 1 James Wallace
Beginning Ballet 6:00 - 7:30 PM Studio 2 Kristen Demaree

Wednesday
Intermediate Ballet 9:30 - 11 AM Studio 1 Ana Claire
Beginning/Intermediate Ballet 6:00 - 7:30 PM Studio 1 Ana Claire or Peter Davison

Thursday
Advanced Ballet, 9:30 - 11 AM, Studio 1, Becky Jancosko
Beginning/Intermediate Ballet 6:30 - 8 PM Studio 3 Kristen Demaree

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

Saturday
Intermediate Ballet 10:30 AM - noon Studio 1 Barbara or Kristen Demaree
Advanced Ballet, noon - 1:30 PM Studio 1 Peter Davison
Beginning/Intermediate Pointe noon - 1:00 PM Studio 2, Kristen Demaree
Adult Ballet Classes
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