Ballet is a fundamental dance form full of beauty, grace, control, and precision that has been around since the Italian Renaissance. It uses very structured movements, music, and scenery to convey a story, theme, or atmosphere. Students will develop skills using barre and floor exercises. Ballet is the basis of many other forms of dance including jazz, modern, lyrical, and contemporary dance.
Leotard, tights, ballet shoes. Skirts and tutus may be worn as long as they don't become a distraction. For performances all students will need theatrical pink tights and pink ballet shoes.