Young Dancer
Program

Young Dancer <br>Program

Young Dancer Program

Inspire Their Creativity

Ages 18 months-12 years / Levels Baby & Me-Level 2

Classes run September 4, 2018 through May 18, 2019.

 

Orlando Ballet School’s Young Dancer division is for students ages 18 months through 12 years old. From young toddlers to pre-teens, the goal of this division is for dancers to gradually learn fundamental movements through the American Ballet Theatre® National Training Curriculum. Students will obtain technique, strength, and flexibility. Students ages 7+ require a placement class to determine the appropriate level.

Baby & Me (18 Months)

For Toddlers

18 Months (Must be 18 months by the start of the first session)

September 5, 2018 – May 4, 2019

 

Take a fun class with your little one! Introduce them to the magic of dance while enjoying the company of other parents and babies in our studio. This 45-minute class focuses on coordination, direction, balance, dance movement, and rhythm concepts that are great for early development of kinetic skills. It will also introduce discipline to your little one while they learn to dance alongside other students. This class is perfect for moms, dads and other caregivers for exercise and bonding with their little one.

 

Registering after the first day of school? Tuition can be prorated!

Please use the code below based on the month you are starting classes. Please note the codes below will only be valid in the month specified within the code. If registering after January 31, 2019 the student will not be featured in the showcase and the showcase fee will be waived.

 

December Registration (valid Nov 30 – Dec 31)
Code: DECEMBERRATE2018

 

January Registration (valid Dec 31 – Jan 31)
Code: JANUARYRATE2019

 

February Registration (Jan 31 – Feb 28)
Code: FEBRUARYRATE2019

 

March Registration (Feb 28 – March 31)
Code: MARCHRATE2019

 

April Registration (March 31 – April 30)
Code: APRILRATE2019

 

Have general inquiries and questions? Please email [email protected].

Central Schedule

Baby & Me • Monday • 11:00am-12:00pm

Baby & Me • Saturday • 10:30-11:15am


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South Schedule

Baby & Me • Thursday • 9:15am-10:00am beginning 1/10/18
Baby & Me • Saturday • 10:00am-10:45am beginning 1/12/18


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Additional Info

Pricing:

Yearly tuition: $765
Registration fee: $50

 

What to Wear:

No uniform required. We recommend that the student and parent attend class in athletic wear or dance attire that they can comfortably and safely move in.

Dress Up & Dance (3 Years Old)

For 3-year-olds

3 Years Old (Must be 3 years old by September 1)

 

A fun class for three-year-old children without parent participation. Since children naturally respond to music and movement, the activities are presented through music. This class consists of movement activities meant to develop coordination, direction, balance, and rhythm through fantasy and the utilization of colorful props. It is a perfect preparation for our Primary Level class as it introduces some very basic ballet vocabulary in a creative setting for your child’s imagination.

Registering after the first day of school? Tuition can be prorated!

Please use the code below based on the month you are starting classes. Please note the codes below will only be valid in the month specified within the code. If registering after January 31, 2019 the student will not be featured in the showcase and the showcase fee will be waived.

 

December Registration (valid Nov 30 – Dec 31)
Code: DECEMBERRATE2018

 

January Registration (valid Dec 31 – Jan 31)
Code: JANUARYRATE2019

 

February Registration (Jan 31 – Feb 28)
Code: FEBRUARYRATE2019

 

March Registration (Feb 28 – March 31)
Code: MARCHRATE2019

 

April Registration (March 31 – April 30)
Code: APRILRATE2019

 

Have general inquiries and questions? Please email [email protected].

Central Schedule

Dress Up & Dance • Monday • 10:00-11:00am beginning January 7, 2019

Dress Up & Dance • Saturday • 9:30-10:30am

Dress Up & Dance • Saturday • 12:00-1:00pm


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South Schedule

Choose one day

Dress Up & Dance 1 • Monday • 4:30pm-5:30pm
Dress Up & Dance 2 • Thursday • 4:30pm-5:30pm

 


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Additional Info

Pricing:

Yearly Tuition: $765 (option to pay over installments)
Registration fee: $50
Showcase fee: $150 (includes costume, performance, video of showcase, 2 showcase tickets)

 

Uniform:

OBS Lavender Leotard (IDS or Motion-wear)

Purchase your uniform at Dancewear Corner

 

Showcase:

In-studio performances on final day of class
The week of April 29-May 4

Creative Movement (4 Years Old)

For 4-year-olds

4 Years Old (Must be 4 years old by September 1)

 

This structured program is designed for the early development of technical ballet and movement. It provides carefully paced sequence of exercises to develop physical conditioning with poise and grace. In the program, children learn self-discipline, listening skills, coordination skills, left and right discrimination and patterns in movement.

Registering after the first day of school? Tuition can be prorated!

Please use the code below based on the month you are starting classes. Please note the codes below will only be valid in the month specified within the code. If registering after January 31, 2019 the student will not be featured in the showcase and the showcase fee will be waived.

 

December Registration (valid Nov 30 – Dec 31)
Code: DECEMBERRATE2018

 

January Registration (valid Dec 31 – Jan 31)
Code: JANUARYRATE2019

 

February Registration (Jan 31 – Feb 28)
Code: FEBRUARYRATE2019

 

March Registration (Feb 28 – March 31)
Code: MARCHRATE2019

 

April Registration (March 31 – April 30)
Code: APRILRATE2019

 

Have general inquiries and questions? Please email [email protected].

Central Schedule

Creative Movement • Saturday • 11:30am-12:30pm


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South Schedule

Choose one day

Creative Movement 1 Ballet • Tuesday • 4:30pm-5:30pm
Creative Movement 2 Ballet • Saturday • 11:00am-12:00pm

 


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Additional Info

Pricing:

Yearly Tuition: $765 (option to pay over installments)
Registration fee: $50
Showcase fee: $200 (includes costume, performance, video of showcase, 2 showcase tickets)

 

Uniform:

OBS Blue Leotard (IDS or Motion-wear)

Purchase your uniform at Dancewear Corner

 

Showcase:

May 11th, 2019
Alexis and Jim Pugh Theater
(Further details to follow)

Primary A (5 Years Old)

For 5-year-olds

5 Years Old (Must be 5 years old by September 1)

 

This ballet class for the young dancer focuses on coordination, balance, rhythm, flexibility, and basic kinetic skills, as well as creative expression through dance. The class is set to music and will introduce students to the steps and vocabulary of ballet.

Registering after the first day of school? Tuition can be prorated!

Please use the code below based on the month you are starting classes. Please note the codes below will only be valid in the month specified within the code. If registering after January 31, 2019 the student will not be featured in the showcase and the showcase fee will be waived.

 

December Registration (valid Nov 30 – Dec 31)
Code: DECEMBERRATE2018

 

January Registration (valid Dec 31 – Jan 31)
Code: JANUARYRATE2019

 

February Registration (Jan 31 – Feb 28)
Code: FEBRUARYRATE2019

 

March Registration (Feb 28 – March 31)
Code: MARCHRATE2019

 

April Registration (March 31 – April 30)
Code: APRILRATE2019

 

Have general inquiries and questions? Please email [email protected].

Central Schedule

Choose one day

Primary A-1 • Monday • 4:00pm-5:00pm
Primary A-2 • Saturday • 12:30pm-1:30pm


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South Schedule

Choose one day

Primary A-1 • Wednesday • 4:30pm-5:30pm
Primary A-2 • Saturday • 12:00pm-1:00pm
Primary A-3 • Saturday • 1:30pm-2:30pm


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Additional Info

Pricing:

Yearly tuition: $795 (option to pay over installments)
Registration fee: $50
Showcase fee: $200 (includes costume, performance, video of showcase, 2 showcase tickets)

 

Uniform:

OBS Pink Leotard (IDS or Motion-wear)

Purchase your uniform at Dancewear Corner

 

Showcase:

May 11th, 2019
Alexis and Jim Pugh Theater
(Further details to follow)

Primary B (Ages 6 and up)

For ages 6 and up

 

This ballet class introduces basic classical movements while building strength, rhythmic skills, and discipline. Ballet vocabulary and technique is taught through barre and center floor work, including movements across the floor.

Registering after the first day of school? Tuition can be prorated!

Please use the code below based on the month you are starting classes. Please note the codes below will only be valid in the month specified within the code. If registering after January 31, 2019 the student will not be featured in the showcase and the showcase fee will be waived.

 

December Registration (valid Nov 30 – Dec 31)
Code: DECEMBERRATE2018

 

January Registration (valid Dec 31 – Jan 31)
Code: JANUARYRATE2019

 

February Registration (Jan 31 – Feb 28)
Code: FEBRUARYRATE2019

 

March Registration (Feb 28 – March 31)
Code: MARCHRATE2019

 

April Registration (March 31 – April 30)
Code: APRILRATE2019

 

Have general inquiries and questions? Please email [email protected].

Central Schedule

Choose one day

Primary B-1 • Monday • 5:00pm – 6:00pm
Primary B-2 • Thursday • 4:00pm – 5:00pm
Primary B-3 • Saturday • 1:30pm – 2:30pm


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South Schedule

Choose one day

Primary B-1 • Monday • 6:30pm-7:30pm
Primary B-2 • Wednesday • 5:30pm-6:30pm
Primary B-3 • Saturday • 1:00pm-2:00pm


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Additional Info

Pricing:

Yearly tuition: $795 (option to pay over installments)
Registration fee: $50
Showcase fee: $200 (includes costume, performance, video of showcase, 2 showcase tickets)

 

Uniform:

OBS Lemon Leotard (IDS) or Sunshine Yellow Leotard (Motion-wear)

Purchase your uniform at Dancewear Corner

 

Showcase:

May 11, 2019
Alexis and Jim Pugh Theater
(Further details to follow)

Primary C (Placement Only)

Placement Only

 

Students take class 2 days per week. These classes ensure the student’s understanding of the fundamental movement methods. Students will advance according to individual progress in obtaining technique, strength, and flexibility. As students’ progress, they will be presented with a more challenging ballet vocabulary and quicker pace. It is designed to elevate the dance student’s knowledge of ballet.

 

To schedule a placement class, please contact your campus location. There is a fee of $40 for all placement.

Registering after the first day of school? Tuition can be prorated!

Please use the code below based on the month you are starting classes. Please note the codes below will only be valid in the month specified within the code. If registering after January 31, 2019 the student will not be featured in the showcase and the showcase fee will be waived.

 

December Registration (valid Nov 30 – Dec 31)
Code: DECEMBERRATE2018

 

January Registration (valid Dec 31 – Jan 31)
Code: JANUARYRATE2019

 

February Registration (Jan 31 – Feb 28)
Code: FEBRUARYRATE2019

 

March Registration (Feb 28 – March 31)
Code: MARCHRATE2019

 

April Registration (March 31 – April 30)
Code: APRILRATE2019

 

Have general inquiries and questions? Please email [email protected].

Central Schedule

Choose one group of classes

 

Primary C-1
Primary C-1 Ballet • Monday • 6:00pm-7:00pm
Primary C-1 Ballet • Wednesday • 4:00pm-5:00pm
Primary C-1 Jazz • Wednesday • 5:00pm-6:00pm

 

Primary C-2
Primary C-2 Jazz • Thursday • 5:00pm-6:00pm
Primary C-2 Ballet • Thursday • 6:00pm-7:00pm
Primary C-2 Ballet • Saturday • 9:00-10:00am


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South Schedule

Choose one group of classes

 

Primary C-1
Primary C-1 Ballet • Monday • 4:30pm-5:30pm
Primary C-1 Jazz • Monday • 5:30pm-6:30pm
Primary C-1 Ballet • Wednesday • 4:30pm-5:30pm

 

Primary C-2
Primary C-2 Ballet • Tuesday • 6:00pm-7:00pm
Primary C-2 Jazz • Thursday • 5:30pm-6:30pm
Primary C-2 Ballet • Thursday • 6:30pm-7:30pm


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Additional Info

Pricing:

Yearly tuition: $1495 (option to pay over installments)
Registration fee: $100 (includes registration and ABT fee)
Showcase fee: $300 (includes costume, performance, video of showcase, 2 showcase tickets)

 

Uniform:

OBS Candy Leotard (IDS) or Pink Sapphire Leotard (Motion-wear)

Purchase your uniform at Dancewear Corner

 

Showcase:

May 15, 2019
(Details to follow)

 

Electives:

Interested in adding electives to your curriculum? Choose Electives Here.

Level 1A/1B (Placement Only)

Placement Only

 

Students at this level take three classes that include two Ballet and one additional class in Character.

 

To schedule a placement class, please contact your campus location. There is a fee of $40 for all placement.

Registering after the first day of school? Tuition can be prorated!

Please use the code below based on the month you are starting classes. Please note the codes below will only be valid in the month specified within the code. If registering after January 31, 2019 the student will not be featured in the showcase and the showcase fee will be waived.

 

December Registration (valid Nov 30 – Dec 31)
Code: DECEMBERRATE2018

 

January Registration (valid Dec 31 – Jan 31)
Code: JANUARYRATE2019

 

February Registration (Jan 31 – Feb 28)
Code: FEBRUARYRATE2019

 

March Registration (Feb 28 – March 31)
Code: MARCHRATE2019

 

April Registration (March 31 – April 30)
Code: APRILRATE2019

 

Have general inquiries and questions? Please email [email protected].

Central Schedule

Register based off placement 1A or 1B

 

Level 1A-1
Level 1A-1 Ballet • Tuesday • 5:00pm-6:30pm
Level 1A-1 Character • Tuesday • 6:30pm-7:30pm
Level 1A-1 Ballet • Thursday • 5:00pm-6:30pm

Level 1B-1
Level 1B-1 Ballet • Monday • 6:00pm-7:30pm
Level 1B-1 Ballet • Wednesday • 4:30pm-6:00pm
Level 1B-1 Character • Wednesday • 6:00pm-7:00pm

Level 1B-2
Level 1B-2 Character • Monday • 4:00pm-5:00pm
Level 1B-2 Ballet • Monday • 5:00pm-6:30pm
Level 1B-2 Ballet • Wednesday • 6:15pm-7:45pm


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South Schedule

Choose based off placement of 1A or 1B

 

Level 1A
Level 1A Ballet • Tuesday • 4:30pm-6:00pm
Level 1A Ballet • Thursday • 4:30pm-6:00pm
Level 1A Character • Thursday • 6:00pm-7:00pm

 

Level 1B
Level 1B Ballet • Monday • 5:30pm-7:00pm
Level 1B Character • Monday • 7:00pm-8:00pm
Level 1B Ballet • Wednesday • 5:30pm-7:00pm


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Additional Info

Pricing:

Yearly tuition: $1795 (option to pay over installments)
Registration fee: $100 (includes registration and ABT fee)
Showcase fee: $300 (includes costume, performance, video of showcase, 2 showcase tickets)

 

Uniform:

OBS Radiant Orchid (Motion-Wear) or Magenta Leotard (IDS)

Purchase your uniform at Dancewear Corner

 

Showcase:

 

Electives:

Interested in adding electives to your curriculum? Choose Electives Here.

Level 2A/2B (Placement Only)

Placement Only

 

Students at this level take four classes a week: three Ballet and one additional class in Character.

 

To schedule a placement class, please contact your campus location. There is a fee of $40 for all placement.

Registering after the first day of school? Tuition can be prorated!

Please use the code below based on the month you are starting classes. Please note the codes below will only be valid in the month specified within the code. If registering after January 31, 2019 the student will not be featured in the showcase and the showcase fee will be waived.

 

December Registration (valid Nov 30 – Dec 31)
Code: DECEMBERRATE2018

 

January Registration (valid Dec 31 – Jan 31)
Code: JANUARYRATE2019

 

February Registration (Jan 31 – Feb 28)
Code: FEBRUARYRATE2019

 

March Registration (Feb 28 – March 31)
Code: MARCHRATE2019

 

April Registration (March 31 – April 30)
Code: APRILRATE2019

 

Have general inquiries and questions? Please email [email protected].

Central Schedule

Level 2A/2B Ballet • Tuesday • 6:30pm-8:00pm
Level 2A/2B Ballet • Thursday • 5:00pm-6:30pm
Level 2A/2B Character • Thursday • 6:30pm-7:30pm
Level 2A/2B Ballet • Friday • 6:00pm-7:30pm


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South Schedule

Register based off placement of 2A or 2B

 

Level 2A
Level 2A Ballet • Monday • 4:30pm-6:00pm
Level 2A Character • Monday • 6:00pm-7:00pm
Level 2A Ballet • Wednesday • 4:30pm-6:00pm
Level 2A Ballet • Saturday • 11:30am-1:00pm

 

Level2B
Level 2B Ballet • Tuesday • 4:30pm-6:00pm
Level 2B Ballet • Thursday • 5:30pm-7:00pm
Level 2B Character • Thursday • 7:00pm-8:00pm
Level 2B Ballet • Saturday • 10:00-11:30am


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Additional Info

Pricing:

Yearly tuition: $2095 (option to pay over installments)
Registration fee: $100 (includes registration and ABT fee)
Showcase fee: $300 (includes costume, performance, video of showcase, 2 showcase tickets)

 

Uniform:

OBS Mint (Motion-Wear) or Aqua Leotard (IDS)

Purchase your uniform at Dancewear Corner

 

Showcase:

 

Electives:

Interested in adding electives to your curriculum? Choose Electives Here.

Adaptive Dance

 

Orlando Ballet School’s Adaptive Dance Program is a 10-week program designed to encourage children with Down Syndrome ages 7-10 to express themselves creatively through music, movement and dance. Students will take a weekly OBS ballet class and be parented with and OBS Pre-Professional student. Students involved in the Spring Session will perform in the OBS Spring Into Dance Showcase with their OBS buddy. An OBS teacher will be instructing each class with physical therapists present.

 

Students must be under 8 years old and be able to separate from parents. All abilities are welcome.

 

Meet the Teacher

Michelle Baxley, MA, R-DMT, a former student at Orlando Ballet, is a Registered Dance/Movement Therapist with a Masters of Arts in Dance/Movement Therapy (DMT) and Counseling. Michelle specializes in working with children and adolescents with intellectual disabilities and developmental delays and explored the impact of FMT on children with Down Syndrome in her Master’s Thesis. Currently, Michelle is working towards her mental health counseling license and her broad certification in DMT.

 

Central Schedule

This program is only being offered at South Campus.

South Schedule

Spring 2019 10-week Session

February 23–May 4, 2019

Saturdays 9:30am–10:30am

 


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Additional Info

Registration Fee: $25.00

Tuition: $175.00 (includes costume, video and 2 tickets to showcase)

 

Come Dance With Us

This unique program gives children with varying abilities, the opportunity to express themselves through the art of dance. Come Dance With Us has brought together Orlando’s Ballet School’s professional dance educators, health experts and some of the brightest children and given them all the opportunity to step out of their comfort zone and experience dance in a beautiful new way.

Central Schedule

Spring 2019 10-week Session

February 23–May 4, 2019

Saturdays 9:30am–10:30am

Ages 3-8

 


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South Schedule

This program is only being offered at Central Campus.

Additional Info

Registration Fee: $25.00

Tuition: $175.00 (includes costume, video and 2 tickets to showcase)