- Recommended Age Range as of January: 6.5 - 8 years old
- Minimum age for this class is 7 years old by June 30th.
- Students with little or no dance experience may need to trial a few different levels to find the best class
- Exceptions are at the discretion of the school/teacher and will depend on previous dance experience, exams passed, ability and age. Please contact the office for further information.
- Uniform Requirements:
|Pink "Chloe" style ballet dress|
|Pink ballet socks (optional)|
|Pink leather ballet shoes|
|Male students - teacher will advise|
- Primary ballet is our third-year level ballet class. Students are taught the fundamental steps of the classical ballet style through a combination of British Ballet Organisation (BBO) and Royal Academy of Dance (RAD) syllabi. Exercises and combinations have a focus on technique, style and performance.
- Students in Primary have the opportunity to enter a Internal Assessment, NZAMD Medal Test and/or to perform in our annual End of Year Recital.
- Progression: Primary ballet progresses on to Grade 1 ballet.