Dance Institute

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Ballet I

Ballet I & Ballet I+  is  a beginning classical ballet foundations class where the Pennsylvania Dance Institute introduces class structure and begins to transition the young creative mover to develop core ballet technique. This class places emphasis on developing appropriate alignment, turn out, coordination, extension, musicality and fluidity in both barre and center practice.



At Least Age 8 at Registration

Placement Class Encouraged

At least one year of previous creative movement classes encouraged

Ballet I Minimum Class requirement is one class per week (1.15 hrs)

Ballet I+ Minimum Class Requirement is two classes per week (3 hrs/week)

Students are eligible to perform in the spring production

Attending summer classes & participating in summer workshops encouraged.


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Ballet I: Monday | 6:00 – 7:15 PM
Schedules Subject to Change

Dress Code

Ballet I & I+ Girls
Lilac (light Purple) leotard, Footed Pink Tights or Dance Socks, Pink Ballet Slippers
Optional: Approved Ballet Wrap Sweater
Hair neatly secured from face in Ballet Bun.
Performance: Nude Camisole Leotard, Footed Pink Tights, Pink Ballet Slippers


White T-Shirt, Black Shorts, White Ballet Socks, Ballet Slippers
Hair: Neatly Groomed.