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804-344-0906 x228

Invitation to the Dance I & II: Ages 3-4 years old

School of Richmond Ballet Invitation to the Dance program for students three and four years old will introduce your child to ballet through movement and music. Your child’s natural love of dancing will be enhanced through body awareness, listening skills, and rhythmic movement in a structured yet imaginative environment.

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Class # Age Day Time Full Tuition  4 Installments
Invitation to the Dance I 101A 3-4 Tuesday 4:00-4:40pm $600  $160
Invitation to the Dance I 101B 3-4 Thursday 3:50-4:30pm $600  $160
 Invitation to the Dance I 101C 3-4 Saturday 9:30-10:10am $600 $160
Invitation to the Dance II 102A 4-5 Monday 4:00-4:40pm $600  $160
 Invitation to the Dance II 102B  4-5  Wednesday 3:50-4:30pm  $600 $160
 Invitation to the Dance II 102C 4-5 Thursday  4:30-5:10pm $600 $160
 Invitation to the Dance II 102D 4-5 Saturday 10:10-10:50am $600 $160

SRB 2017/18 Fall Session begins September 6 and ends June 3, 2018                                                        Invitation I students must be 3 years old by September 1, 2017.
Invitation II students must be 4 years old by September 1, 2017.
Enrollment for boys at The School of Richmond Ballet begins at age 4.

 

Invitation to the Dance III: Age 5 years old

School of Richmond Ballet takes students from the classroom to the theatre for a ballet adventure designed especially for students five and six years old.  Each week students enjoy a variety of activities which include dancing the SRB ballet syllabus and learning about the story, music, costumes, and scenery of a ballet.  Students will visit dancers from the Ballet Professional Company, enjoy behind the scene experiences, and attend a Richmond Ballet performance at the Carpenter Theatre.

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Class # Age Day Time Full Tuition 4 Installments
 Invitation to the Dance III 103A 5-6 Monday 4:40-5:30pm $732  $193
Invitation to the Dance III 103B 5-6 Wednesday 4:30-5:20pm $732 $193
 Invitation to the Dance III 103C 5-6 Thursday 4:20-5:10pm $732 $193
Invitation to the Dance III 103D 5-6 Saturday 11:00-11:50am $732 $193

SRB 2017/18 Fall Session begins September 6 and ends June 3, 2018
Invitation III students must be 5 years old by September 1, 2017.

Pre-Primary and Primary Ballet: Ages 6-7 years old

School of Richmond Ballet takes students from the classroom to the theatre for a ballet adventure designed especially for students six and seven years old.  Each week students enjoy a variety of activities which include dancing the SRB ballet syllabus and learning about the story, music, costumes, and scenery of a ballet.  Students will visit dancers from the Ballet Professional Company, enjoy behind the scene experiences, and attend a Richmond Ballet performance at the Carpenter Theatre.

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Class # Age Day Time Full Tuition 4 Installments
Pre-Primary Ballet 104A 6-7 Tuesday 4:40-5:30pm $732  $193
Pre-Primary Ballet 104B 6-7 Wednesday 4:10-5:00pm $732 $193
Pre-Primary Ballet 104C 6-7 Thursday 5:10-6:00pm $732  $193
Pre-Primary Ballet 104D 6-7 Saturday 9:40-10:30am $732 $193
Primary Ballet 105A 7-8 Monday 4:15-5:15pm $740 $195
Primary Ballet 105B 7-8 Tuesday 4:30-5:30pm $740 $195
Primary Ballet  105C 7-8 Wednesday 4:15-5:15pm $740 $195
 Primary Ballet 105D 7-8 Saturday 10:30-11:30am $740  $195

SRB 2017/18 Fall Session begins September 6 and ends June 3, 2018
Pre-Primary students must be 6 years old by September 1, 2017.
Primary students must be 7 years old by September 1, 2017.


General Policies

  1. Parents are asked to please remain in the lobby during class times, so that the student can focus his/her entire attention on dance. We have designated specific days when parents are invited into the classrooms to observe student progress.
  2. The School is not responsible for lost or stolen personal property. Please leave all valuables at home. Please label dancewear with student’s name.
  3. Dance is a strenuous activity. The School suggests a complete physical prior to starting classes.
  4. Students are not permitted to participate in a class after entering late without the permission of the instructor and may be asked to observe the class.
  5. Absences should be reported prior to the missed class at (804) 344-0906 ext. 228.
  6. For their safety, students should wear street clothes and shoes when entering and leaving the Richmond Ballet building.
  7. Tuition is non-refundable except in the case of serious illness or injury with written verification from a physician. School of Richmond Ballet does not refund registration fees. Please read all financial information »
  8. Classes are contingent upon meeting required enrollment numbers. School of Richmond Ballet may cancel any classes not meeting enrollment requirements by August 25, 2018.
  9. Students may bring non-breakable water bottles to class. Food and/or other beverages are allowed in designated snack areas only. Gum is not allowed in the Ballet building.

Dress Code

Girls Ballet

  • Invitation to the Dance I, II, III: Pink short sleeve, scoop neck leotard, pink footed dance tights, or pink or white ankle socks, and pink leather full-sole ballet shoes with elastic across the instep
  • Pre-Primary & Primary Ballet: Eurotard Brand, Lilac short sleeve, scoop neck leotard, and pink footed dance tights with pink leather full-sole ballet shoes with elastic across the in-step
  • Hair should be pulled back neatly from the face in a ballet bun or ponytail. No loose hair around the face.
  • No split sole or canvas ballet shoes; leather full-sole with elastic across in-step only

Boys Ballet

  • Black knit shorts and a white fitted t-shirt, black leather full-sole ballet shoes with elastic across the instep and white socks

Additional Information

  • No varied necklines, strings, halters, low backs, or decoration on leotards
  • No skirts, sweats, warmers, jewelry, or watches
  • No footless or rolled up dance tights

The School of Richmond Ballet dress code attire can be purchased at Ellman’s Dancewear in Carytown.

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