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804-344-0906 x231

SUMMER SESSION – June 26 – July 29, 2017

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

The 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 Summer Tuition
Invitation to the Dance I 601A 3.5-4 Wednesday 4:45-5:25pm $90
Invitation to the Dance I 601B 3.5-4 Saturday 9:30-10:10am $90
 Invitation to the Dance I 601C 3.5-4 Thursday 4:30-5:10pm $90
Invitation to the Dance II 602A 4.5-5 Monday 4:45-5:25pm $90
 Invitation to the Dance II  602B  4.5-5  Saturday 10:15-10:55am  $90

SRB 2017 Summer Session begins June 26 and ends on July 29, 2017
Invitation I students must be 3.5 years old by May 1.
Invitation II students must be 4.5 years old by May 1.
Enrollment for boys at The School of Richmond Ballet begins at age 5.

 

Invitation to the Dance III: Age 5.5 years old

In this summer ballet experience designed especially for children 5.5-8 years of age, students will investigate and experience all facets of the art of ballet.  Each week students enjoy a variety of activities which include the ballet syllabus and learning about  music and the traditions of ballet.

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Class # Age Day Time Summer Tuition
Invitation to the Dance III 603B 5.5-6 Saturday 11:00-11:50am $95

SRB 2017 Summer Session begins June 26 and ends July 29, 2017
Invitation III students must be 5.5 years old by May 1.

 

Pre-Primary and Primary Ballet: Ages 6.5-8 years old

In this summer ballet experience designed especially for children 5.5-8 years of age, students will investigate and experience all facets of the art of ballet.  Each week students enjoy a variety of activities which include the ballet syllabus and learning about  music and the traditions of ballet.

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Class # Age Day Time Summer Tuition
Pre-Primary Ballet 604B 6.5-7 Thursday 4:45-5:45pm $98
Primary Ballet 605A 7.5-8 Wednesday 5:30-6:30pm $98
Primary Ballet 605B 7.5-8 Thursday 4:45-5:45pm $98

SRB 2017 Summer Session begins June 26 and end July 29, 2017
Pre-Primary students must be 6.5 years old by May 1.
Primary students must be 7.5 years old by May 1.


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. The School of Richmond Ballet does not refund registration fees. Please read all financial information »
  8. Classes are contingent upon meeting required enrollment numbers. The School of Richmond Ballet may cancel any classes not meeting enrollment requirements by June 15, 2017.
  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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