Pre-Professional Program (ages 11+)

Pre-Professional Program (2022–2023)

The Pre-Professional at Lebanon Ballet School is designed for dancers, ages 11+, who are committed to three or more classes weekly of focused and structured ballet training. Classes emphasize the clarity of the classical movements with an increased speed and accuracy of the ballet technique and love of dancing.

Performance opportunities with City Center Ballet are by audition. Dancers are invited to participate in In-studio showcases and in other performance opportunities.

Ballet V

Ages: 11+ by permission of staff

This level consolidates all of the basic elements of classical ballet training, with a continued emphasis on technique, coordination, stability and artistic expression.

Required: Three Ballet classes weekly plus a Conditioning class

Tuesday: 5:00–6:30 ~ 6 pts
 *** 80% or more Full ***

Thursday: 4:45–6:15 ~ 6 pts
 *** 80% or more Full ***

Saturday: 10:15–11:45 ~ 6 pts
 *** 70% or more Full ***

Dress Code

GIRLS
-

BOYS
Shirts: White t-shirts
Tights: Black
Slippers: Black

Pointe

Ages: 11+ by permission of staff

The study of pointe encompasses both the technical and artistic elements of pointe work. Participation in pointe class requires a minimum of three ballet technique classes per week. Dancers must attend the ballet technique class immediately preceding pointe class.

Required: Twice weekly

Pointe - I & II
Thursday: 6:15–7:00 ~ 3 pts
 *** 80% or more Full ***

Pointe - I
Saturday: 11:45–12:15 ~ 2 pts

Pointe - II
Saturday: 11:45–12:15 ~ 2 pts

Dress Code

GIRLS
-

BOYS
-

Conditioning

Ages: 11+

Physical abilities make the difference between success and failure. Conditioning focuses on strengthening, toning, and stretching using exercises based on pilates, yoga and floor barre classes. The goal of conditioning is to provide a regimen of exercises for the development of a dancer's physical endurance, strength, flexibility, and coordination.


Tuesday: 4:30–5:00 ~ 2 pts
 *** 70% or more Full ***

Dress Code

GIRLS
Comfortable clothing


BOYS
Comfortable clothing