Class Information

  Ballet 2.5/ages 10+

GIRLS ONLY. Ages 10+. This hybrid class was uniquely created to challenge older ballet dancers to grow at a more advanced pace. Class will focus on the education and technique of the Russian Ballet style. Each period will include a full barre warm up as well as center and across-the-floor combinations. Dancers will be encouraged to grow at their individual level and as a team. Emphasis will be on improving dance ability in preparation to advance to Ballet 3. Each girl will need pink ballet flats, tights and a solid black leotard. Hair must be in a bun each class period. Bring a water bottle. Material fee is for recital costume and covers the entire year. PLEASE NOTE: This class is a ONE year (fall and winter semester) long commitment. There will only be ONE recital and the end of the WINTER semester in May 2017. Dancers must be age 10 by the end of September

  Instructor: Kilpatrick, Christina
  Instructor Bio:
  Christina (Eby) Kilpatrick has been training in Ballet, Pointe, Jazz, Lyrical and Praise dance for over fifteen years. She is a STOTT Pilates certified instructor and a certified Personal Trainer through The National Academy of Sports Medicine. Christina has been teaching dance for nearly fifteen years and in Fall of 2016, she will be launching the 10th year of the Palaestra Dance program as Artistic Director. She is a former company member of Grace Dance Ensemble and was the founder and creator of the six year long Earth to Eternity praise dance ensemble ministry. In addition to Palaestra, Christina teaches at Piazza Dance Company in Northville and adult fitness classes at Pulse Fitness Detroit. Christina loves working with dancers of all ages and abilities and is excited to share her passion for dance with her students. !
  Fee: $90
  Material Fee: $40
  Minimum Age: 10
  Maximum Age: 14
Day:FridayTime:12:30 pmLength:1 Hours
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