Summer Classes at Misako Ballet Studio 2017

 

June 19-August 19, 2017 

We will have classes during the summer! Click below to see the classes, descriptions and times.

 

We are happy to work with you to design a more rigorous program of study if you would like to attend classes more frequently.

Private/Semi-Private classes are available upon request. Please contact us at (410) 884-9690.

 


Ballet Lower Division

Rates:$160/ 9 wk summer session
Try-Out Rate: $15/Class

Creative Movement

Ages 3-4

Students will be introduced to dance through the use of imagery, stories, and movement games. Exercises will focus on improving body awareness, coordination, memory, and listening skills.

Saturdays, 9:30-10:15am

Elementary ballet 1

Ages 4-6

This class is for students ages 4-6 with less than a year of dance training. Emphasis will be placed on learning simple steps and body positions as well as music-listening skills. The class will help children begin to realize the connection between music and movement.

Saturdays, 10:15-11:00am

Elementary Ballet 2

Ages 5-6

This class is for students ages 5-6 with at least one full year of dance training. Students will continue to work on exercises to improve coordination, balance, and posture. Some basic ballet vocabulary and positions will be introduced.

Once per week.
Saturdays, 11:00-11:45am

Elementary ballet 3

Ages 6-7

This class is excellent for a student still exploring dance.with at least one full year of ballet training. Students will learn new concepts as well as continue to improve their dance skills from previous years. This class is excellent for a student still exploring dance.

Wednesdays, 6:30 - 7:15 pm

 


Ballet Upper Division

Ballet Basics 1 & 2

Ages 8-11
 

This once-a-week class is designed for 8-11 year olds with little or no dance training. The students will practice basic ballet exercises to learn posture, body placement, and coordination. Students will also begin to focus on maintaining turned-out positions, coordinating the arms, and simple enchaînements.

Tuesdays, 6:00-7:00pm

Rates:1hr class

1x/week: $170/9 wk session
2x/week: $330/ 9 wk session
Try-Out Class: $20/class

Beginner/Inter. Ballet 1 & 2

Ages 7+

(Minimum of 2 classes per week) This class is for students ages 7 and up with at least one full year of training who wish to begin a more intensive study of ballet by committing to at least two classes a week. The students will practice basic ballet exercises to learn posture, body placement, and coordination. Students will also begin to focus on maintaining turned-out positions, coordinating the arms, and simple enchaînements. The students find it easier to retain ballet vocabulary as well as improve their coordination, strength, flexibility, and balance.

Two classes per week.
Tuesdays, 5:00-6:00pm
Thursdays, 5:00-6:00pm

1x/week: $170/9 wk Summer session
2x/week: $330/ 9 wk Summer session
Try-Out Class: $20/class

Beginner/Inter. Ballet 3 & 4

(Minimum of 2 ballet classes per week) This class is by permission of the instructor only. A minimum of 2 years of experience (taking multiple classes per week) is required. Students will establish a solid technique foundation to further develop their ability to perform classical ballet as well as other forms of dance. Students are encouraged to begin taking a Modern dance class (if they haven’t already done so) to supplement their training. Students may begin pre-pointe classes with the permission of the instructor.

Two classes per week.
Wednesdays, 6:00-7:15pm
Thursdays, 5:30-6:45pm

1x/week: $185/9 wk Summer session
2x/week: $360/ 9 wk Summer session
Try-Out Class: $20/class

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Ballet 5 to Advanced

Ages 12+

(Minimum of 3 ballet classes per week) This class is by permission of the instructor only. A minimum of 4 years experience (with multiple ballet classes per week) is required. The prepared student has a good understanding of ballet technique and will work on enhancing their skills towards advanced technique. Weekly pointe classes and a modern class are recommended to supplement technique classes.

Three classes per week.
Tuesdays, 6:00-7:15pm
Thursdays, 6:00-7:15pm
Saturdays, 10:45am-12:00pm

1x/week: $185/9 wk Summer session
2x/week: $360/ 9 wk Summer session

3x/week: $360/ 9 wk Summer session
Try-Out Class: $20/class

Pre-point

Point

Pointe classes are for dedicated students who are enrolled in Classical Ballet Technique to Royal Ballet Technique and are deemed ready to begin pointe training by their instructor. Good attendance is mandatory for pointe work and is necessary to build strength.

Thursdays, 6:45-7:15 pm
 

Pointe

Tuesdays, 7:15-7:45 pm (permission required)

$90/9 wk summer session
Try-Out Class: $10/class

 


Modern Dance

Modern 1-4

 This class is designed for students age 7 and up. Students will study basic concepts from Modern dance and work to increase their strength, musicality, and movement quality. Students will enjoy a range of musical styles while learning and practicing Modern dance movements.

Mondays, 5:15-6:15 pm

Modern 5 & 6 Advanced

This class is by permission of the instructor. Students will expand their knowledge of Modern Dance movement and study topics such as improvisation, partnering, and performance qualities. Successful students often have two or more years of ballet as background.

Mondays, 6:15-7:15 pm

 


Teen & Adult Classes

Teen & Adult Beginner Ballet

Wednesdays, 7:20-8:35pm
Thursdays, 10:00-11:15am
Saturdays, 9:30-10:45am

Teen & Adult Intermediate Ballet

Wednesdays, 9:30-11:00 am
Saturdays, 10:45 am-12:00 pm

 


Private Classes

For private classes, please contact us at 410-884-9690 or email us at misakoballet@gmail.com. We are very happy to work with you.

PRIVATE CLASS RATES 

30 min- $40/class
45 min - $50/class
1 hour - $70/class
Semi-Private Class (1 hour) - $40/person