Pre-Pointe/Beginners Pointe, for ages 11+


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With Fiona Scruggs

This class is for Level 2-4 students interested in pursuing Pointework. Pre-Pointe and Beginners Pointe curriculum includes barre and center work which targets building and maintaining strength and stability in the ankles and feet. More accurate alignment is also emphasized as well as expressive legwork and foot articulation. Additionally, focus will be placed on maintaining turnout and core strength. Thera-band exercises specific to developing metatarsal strength will support Pointe preparation.

Fridays 5:40-6:20pm
January 19 – May 17
$320 for the full session

*This is a preparatory class for Pointe. Class is taken in Ballet slippers until the student receives an invitation to use Pointe shoes. Students are required to take 2 ballet technique classes a week.

Please remember to review our dress code, registration guide, and policies when registering for a Youth Performing Arts Program course.

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