Ballet Department

The Ballet Department at Vibe Dance Studio administers the American Ballet Theatre National Training Curriculum® and offers classes for students age 5 to 18. For more information about the ABT Curriculum offered at Vibe Dance Studio click here. The following classes are included within the Ballet Department:

 

BalletClassLevel1Primary Ballet A

This is a 45-minute class that meets once per week. Primary Ballet A is offered to children age 5 to 7 years.

Primary Ballet B

This is a 45-minute class that meets once per week. Primary Ballet B is offered to children age 6 to 8 years.

Primary Ballet C

This is a 60-minute class that meets once per week. Primary Ballet C is offered to children age 7 to 9 years.


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Level 1A

This is a 75-minute class that meets once per week. Level 1A is offered to students age 8 and older.

Level 1B

This is a 75-minute class that meets twice per week. This class is offered to students age 8 years and older and is by invitation only.

Level 2A/B

This is a 90-minute class, split into two accommodating levels. Both Level 2A and Level 2B meet twice per week. Pre-pointe  work specifically designed to prepare the body for pointe work is implemented in these levels. This class is offered to students age 8 years and older and is by invitation only.

Level 3A/B

This is a 90-minute class, split into two accommodating levels. Both Level 3A and
Level 3B meet three times per week. Pointe work is introduced to students in Level 3A contingent on age, physical development, and technical ability. This class is offered to students age 10 years and older and is by invitation only.

Level 4

This is a 90-minute class. Four 90-minute technique classes each week are required, along with two 30-minute pointe classes/week. This class is offered to students age 12 and older and is by invitation only.
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Level 5

This is a 90-minute class. Five 90-min technique classes each week are required, along with three 30-minute pointe classes each week. This class is offered to students age 13 and older and is by invitation only.

Boys’ Ballet

This is a 60-minute supplemental class designed to cultivate men’s technique in male balletic students Level 2A and above. This class is an elective course offered only in addition to required Leveled courses.


Open Ballet I

This is a 75-minute class that meets once per week. Open Ballet I is offered to students age 11 years and older. 

Open Ballet II

This is a 90-minute class that meets twice per week. Open Ballet II is offered to students age 11 years and older and is by invitation only.

Open Ballet III

This is a 90-minute class that meets three times per week. Open Ballet III is offered to students age 11 years and older.