Children’s Division

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Contact Susan Collet
804-344-0906 x228

Children’s Division
(Ages 3.5-8)
Summer Session

Invitation to the Dance
June 24, 2019 – July 27, 2019

School of Richmond Ballet Invitation to the Dance program for students 3.5 – 5 years of age 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 rhythm in a structured yet imaginative environment.

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Summer Class # Age Day/Time Tuition
Invitation to the Dance I

601A

602B

3.5-4

Tu 4:30-5:10pm
or
Sa 9:30-10:10am

$92
Invitation to the Dance II

602A

602B

4.5-5 M 4:30-5:10pm
or
Sa 10:15-10:55am
$92
Invitation to the Dance III

603A

603B

5.5-6 Tu 4:45-5:35pm
or
Sa 11:00-11:50am
$97

All students must be the required age by May 1st. School of Richmond Ballet students should continue in their current level from the 2019 spring semester.

 

Pre-Primary and Primary Ballet
June 24, 2019 – July 27, 2019

In this summer ballet experience designed especially for students 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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Summer Class # Age Day/Time Tuition
Pre-Primary Ballet

604A

604B

6.5-7

Tu 5:15-6:15pm
or
W 4:10-5:10pm

$100
Primary Ballet

605A

605B

7.5-8 Tu 5:15-6:15pm
or
W 4:10-5:10pm
$100

All students must be the required age by May 1st. School of Richmond Ballet students should continue in their current level from the 2019 spring semester.

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.
  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.
  5. Absences should be reported prior to the missed class at (804) 344-0906 ext. 228. Students are urged to make up any classes that are missed if there is another class option (of the same level). Make up classes must be completed within the session. Ask your child’s instructor for advice on make up class times.
  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.
  8. Classes are contingent upon meeting required enrollment numbers. The School of Richmond Ballet may cancel any classes not meeting enrollment requirements.
  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.

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 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 tights in Ballet classes
  • Hair should be pulled back neatly from the face in a ballet bun or ponytail

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

 

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