Pre-Ballet Preschool & Toddler Ballet Program for Ages 3-5 Years Old

In this ballet program, your child will enjoy age-appropriate ballet technique and choreography, participate in in-studio parent performances, and have the opportunity to do an on-stage performance at the end of the year. Click “I’m Interested” to learn more about ballet for toddlers and preschooler.

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Pre-Ballet: Ballet for Ages 3-5

A fun and engaging program early ballet program for young children

The pre-ballet program at Central Utah Ballet academy is perfect for ballet for young children ages 3-5 years old. These classes are fun and engaging, and are taught by our very own owner and artistic director, Jennie Creer-King. It is a great introduction to ballet for preschoolers new to dance, and helps them develop a love for the art.

Each class is specifically designed to be engaging and age-appropriate so your child can have the best early ballet experience possible. Your toddler or preschooler will develop muscle strength, spacial and cognitive awareness, and will be introduced to a pre-ballet syllabus and vocabulary.

When you enroll your child in the Pre-Ballet Program for young children, you will enjoy regular parent observation performances in the studio as well as an optional main stage ballet performance each year.

Toddler in Tutu Sitting on Floor of Ballet for Toddlers and Preschoolers Program

Class Information for Pre-Ballet for Young Children & Preschoolers

Pre-Ballet 1

Age: Must be 3 by August 1 (proof of age required)

Class Day Time Studio Instructor
Section 1 Monday 1:00 PM – 1:30 PM Studio C Kassidy Walstad
Section 2 Tuesday 10:00 AM – 10:30 AM Studio C Kassidy Walstad

Additional Information:

  • Classes are 30 minutes a week
  • Children must be potty-trained

Pre-Ballet 2

Age: Must be 4 by August 1 (proof of age required)

Class Day Time Studio Instructor
Section 1 Monday 1:45 PM – 2:30 PM Studio C Kassidy Walstad
Section 2 Tuesday 10:45 AM – 11:30 AM Studio C Kassidy Walstad

Additional Information:

  • Classes are 45 minutes a week
  • Children must be potty-trained

Pre-Ballet 3

Age: Must be 5 by August 1 (proof of age required)

Class Day Time Studio Instructor
Section 1 Monday 2:30 PM – 3:30 PM Studio C Kassidy Walstad
Section 2 Thursday 10:00 AM – 11:00 AM Studio C Kassidy Walstad

Additional Information:

  • Classes are 60 minutes a week

Pre-Ballet 1-3 Dress Code

Girls

  • Block Girls Essential Short Sleeve Leotard (CL5602) Light Pink
  • Students will wear their class leotard, pink seamless fully-footed ballet tights, and pink ballet slippers. No skirts please.
  • Hair must be worn pulled back in a bun or securely clipped in a ponytail or braid.

Discount Dance Link: Block Girl Essential Short Sleeve

Dancewear Solutions Link: Block Kids Microlux Leotard

Block World Link: https://us.blochworld.com/products/girls-dujour-cap-sleeve-leotard-light-pink

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, or 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

Why Choose Central Utah Ballet for your Young Child or Preschooler’s Ballet Lessons?

We know you have lots of options when it comes to ballet lessons for your young child or preschooler. At Central Utah Ballet, we take teaching our young students seriously! Many studios have their least experienced ballet instructors teach their early ballet classes. At Central Utah Ballet, we put our most experienced instructors in charge of the pre-ballet program. This ensures that your child has a positive early ballet experience and that they’re learning age-appropriate technique and skills that they can build upon in the future.

At Central Utah Ballet, our young children and preschool ballet program is taught by our award-winning owner and artistic director, Jennie Creer-King. Jennie is highly experienced in ballet instruction, performance, choreography, and pedagogy.

For more information about our program, click “I’m Interested” below and one of our ballet experts will reach out shortly!