Children's Ballet Program

Central Utah Ballet's Children's Ballet Program offers classical ballet classes for students ages 7-12
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Children’s Ballet Program Class Description

Classical ballet lessons for children 7-12 years old

This program is designed for students ages 7-12 who are interested in learning classical ballet. We will introduce ballet vocabulary and broaden each student’s mastery of steps. In Ballet 4 and 5 they will be introduced to supplementary dance styles including modern, contemporary, and flamenco.

There will be several performance opportunities including main stage performance of storybook ballets, classical repertoire and contemporary choreography, as well as parent observation and competition opportunities. Placement class required for Ballet 2 and higher.

Ballet 1

Age: Must be 6 by August 1 or in 1st Grade (proof of age required)

Class Day Time Studio Instructor
Section 1 Monday 4:00 – 5:00 PM Studio C Jennie Creer-King
Section 2 Wednesday 4:00 – 5:00 PM Studio C Jennie Creer-King

Additional Information:

  • 1 hour a week
  • Dress code below

Ballet 2

Ages: 7-8  (placement class required)

Class Day Time Studio Instructor
Ballet Technique Monday & Wednesday 5:00 – 6:00 PM Studio C Jennie Creer-King

Additional Information:

  • 2 hours a week
  • Contact us to schedule a placement class

Ballet 3

(Placement class required)

Class Day Time Studio Instructor
Ballet Technique Monday & Wednesday 6:00 – 7:15 PM Studio C TBD

Additional Information:

  • 2.5 hours a week
  • Contact us to schedule a placement class

Ballet 4

(Placement class required)

Class Day Time Studio Instructor
Ballet Technique Monday, Wednesday, Friday 4:00 – 5:30 PM Studio A Elise Wood/Jennie Creer-King
Contemporary Thursday 4:00 – 5:30 PM Studio C Lindsay Folkman

Additional Information:

  • 6 hours a week
  • Contact us to schedule a placement class

Ballet 6

(Placement class required)

Class Day Time Studio Instructor
Ballet Technique Monday & Wednesday 4:00 – 5:30 PM Studio B Maricar Drilon
Pointe Monday 5:30 – 6:30 PM Studio B Maricar Drilon
Ballet Technique Tuesday 4:00 – 5:30 PM Studio C TBD
Contemporary Thursday 7:00 – 8:30 PM Studio C Lindsay Folkman
Ballet Technique Saturday 8:30 – 10:00 AM Studio C Jennie Creer-King

Additional Information:

  • 8.5 hours a week
  • Contact us to schedule a placement class

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Children’s Ballet 1

Age: Must be 6 by August 1 or in 1st Grade (proof of age required)

Section 1     Mon    4:00-5:00 pm
Section 2     Wed    4:00-5:00 pm

 

  • 1 hour a week
  • Dress code below

Children’s Ballet 2

Age: 7-8 (Placement class required)

Monday         5:00-6:00 pm     Ballet Technique
Wednesday   5:00-6:00 pm     Ballet Technique

  • 2 hours a week
  • Dress code below

Contact us today to schedule a placement class.

Children’s Ballet 3

(Placement class required)

Monday         6:00-7:15 pm     Ballet Technique
Wednesday   6:00-7:15 pm     Ballet Technique

  • 2.5 hours a week
  • Dress code below

Contact us today to schedule a placement class.

Children’s Ballet 4

(Placement class required)

Monday         4:00-5:30 pm     Ballet Technique
Wednesday   4:00-5:30 pm     Ballet Technique
Thursday       4:00-5:30 pm     Contemporary
Friday             4:00-5:30 pm     Ballet Technique

  • 6 hours a week
  • Dress code below

Contact us today to schedule a placement class.

Children’s Ballet 5

(Placement class required)

Monday         5:30-7:00 pm     Ballet Technique
Wednesday   5:30-7:00 pm     Ballet Technique
Thursday       5:30-7:00 pm     Contemporary
Friday             4:00-5:30 pm     Ballet Technique
                        5:30-6:30 pm     Pointe

  • 7 hours a week
  • Dress code below

Contact us today to schedule a placement class.

Children’s Ballet 6

(Placement class required)

Monday         4:00-5:30 pm     Ballet Technique
                        5:30-6:30 pm     Pointe
Tuesday         4:00-5:30 pm     Ballet Technique
Wednesday   4:00-5:30 pm     Ballet Technique
Thursday       7:00-8:30 pm     Contemporary
Saturday        8:30-10:00 am   Ballet Technique

  • 8.5 hours a week
  • Dress code below

Contact us today to schedule a placement class.

Ballet 1 & 2 Dress Code

Girls

  • Bloch Girls Essential Short Sleeve Leotard (CL5602) Lavender
  • Students will wear their class leotard, pink seamless fully-footed ballet tights, and pink ballet slippers.
  • Hair must be pulled back in a bun or securely clipped in a ponytail or a braid.

Discount Dance Link: Block Girls Essential Short Sleeve Leo

Dancewear Solutions Link: Block Microlux Short Sleeve Leo

Block World Link: Girls Dejour Cap Sleeve Leo

Boys

  • Any plain white t-shirt and black athletic shorts are acceptable, below are two options available on Discount Dance by Body Wrappers. Students will also wear white ankle socks, white ballet slippers, and briefs/athletic underwear under shorts.
  • Body Wrapper Fitted Short Sleeve for Boys (B190)
  • Body Wrappers Boys Dance Shorts (B192) 

Discount Dance: Body Wrappers Fitted Short Sleeve for Boys

Discount Dance: Body Wrappers Boys Dance Shorts

Ballet 3-6 Dress Code

Girls

  • Block Girls Essential Short Sleeve Leotard (CL5602)
  • Block Adult Essential Cap Sleeve Leotard (L5602)
  • Adult Deep V-Back Tank Leotard (N8945)
  • Students must wear their class leotard, pink fully-footed ballet tights, and pink ballet slippers. No skirts are allowed in class, minimal jewelry, and warm-ups allowed as needed.
  • Hair must be in a classical ballet bun or french braids secured to the head for short hair.

Ballet 3: Pastel Blue

Ballet 4: Turquoise

Ballet 5: Burgundy

Ballet 6: Royal Blue

Men

  • Black slim fitting crew neck t-shirt
  • Black footed tights
  • Students need to wear a slim black fitting dance t-shirt (non-cotton and no logos), black footed tights, and black technique shoes.
  • Hair must be well kept, out of the eyes, and please wear a dance belt. Warm-ups allowed as needed.

(Pictured: Block Men’s Footed Tight M607 and Block Men’s Fitted T-Shirt MT008)