Classical Ballet is taught at DCS using the Cecchetti Method. Ballet is the basis of all dance. Basic body positions, barre, stretching, center work, proper alignment, will help the dancer increase flexibility, build strength and gain gracefulness. Proper French vocabulary is used in this class, and builds a strong foundation for all types of dance.
*Lyrical Dance for the older student is incorporated with our ballet classes.
**Pointe shoes are recommended to the individual student only when her muscles are physically ready.
DRESS CODE FOR THIS CLASS:
1) Pink ballet shoes
2) Any color leotard
3) Any color tights
4) Dance skirts (optional)
All dancers are required to come to class properly dressed.
Hair should be pulled back, preferably in a bun.
No jewelry should be worn and no chewing gum.
Proper class etiquette should always be considered.