Level 5. Age 8-11
Pre-professional level for students taking the full program. Students will be placed into this level upon a successful placement meeting and commitment to take the full schedule of classes needed to succeed here.
This program needs professional self-discipline. It includes classical ballet technique, body conditioning and stretching, pre-pointe, contemporary and modern dance, character dance, variation classes.
Many students of this level are numerous winners of international and U.S.-based competitions. Students entering this level must have prior ballet experience.
Uniforms (leotard and skirt) are available from Ballet Institute.
Pink tights, pink canvas ballet slippers, available from Ballet Institute, as well as Dancer’s Choice
White short-sleeved t-shirt. Black bike shorts or ballet tights. White ankle socks – students may wear any plain thin white socks. White ballet slippers