Russian Ballet classes from 3yrs old
CREATIVE DANCE (3-5 YRS OLD)
In Creative Dance classes children learn basic dance movements through games, music and creative exploration.
PREBALLET (5-7 YRS OLD)
PreBallet programme introduces students to the basic Floor Barre exercises, developing core muscles and overall flexibility and strength. Lessons focus on establishing concentration and dance memory, coordination, musical and rhythm awareness - all in a fun learning environment.
LEVEL 0 (FROM 7 YRS OLD)
Level 0 is a training program, designed to provide girls and boys aged 7 and older with a strong foundation in ballet, while continuing to nurture their love of dance.
Pre-professional training for aspiring dancers age 9 and up. This is a five level program, based on Vaganova ballet method, refined in Russia over the course of 300 years, that have produced many of the world’s finest ballet dancers. RSB students receive all the skills necessary for a career in the field of professional ballet, if they decide to pursue it, or a sound base for any other form of dance, as well as graceful, athletic strong body and a life-long love for dance.
SATURDAY BALLET JUNIOR (FROM 8 YRS OLD)
These Saturday classes are for children age 8 and up, unable to attend classes during the week or those who wish to study on a recreational level.
SATURDAY BALLET TEEN (FROM 13 YRS OLD)
These are once a week ballet classes for dancers new to Russian ballet technique or new to ballet all together. Teens who are interested in pursuing other forms of dance, acting or singing, training as gymnasts or ice-skaters - all will greatly benefit from this class.
At RSB we teach a variety of contemporary dance techniques including Release-based, Contact Improvisation, Graham technique and Cunningham technique.
MODERN (FROM 7 YRS OLD)
Students are introduced to the different aspects of Modern dance technique, with its off-balance movements, tumbling and acrobatics.