Schedule

The schedule for May 2017 and the tuition info are given below. Students’ ages are shown in parentheses. Note that there will be no classes on Wednesday May 17th and Monday May 29th (Happy Memorial Day!!!) which still leaves us with four Mondays and Wednesdays.

Classes in Room 1 are taught by Inna Esipova. Classes in Room 2 are taught by our guest teachers.

Ballet III classes will be reintroduced when the demand for them increases. (Meanwhile, students at that level are encouraged to register for private classes.)

Monday [except May 29]
4:15-5:15 private
5:15-6:30 Ballet I (10-12)
6:30-7:45 Adult Ballet Beginners (16+)
7:45-9:00 Rehearsals for Adult Ballet Beginners and Intermediate (16+)

Tuesday
4:15-5:30 Ballet I (10-12)
5:30-7:00 Rehearsals for Ballet I, II and Pre-Ballet III (8-13)
7:00-8:30 Ballet II (11-13)

Wednesday [except May 17]
4:15-5:15 private (taken)
5:15-6:15 Stretch & Strength (6+)
6:15-7:15 Pre-Ballet III (8-9)
7:15-8:45 Adult Ballet Intermediate (16+)

Thursday
4:15-5:15 private
5:15-6:45 Ballet II (11-13) with pointe*
6:45-8:00 Ballet I (10-12) with pointe*
8:00-9:15 Adult Ballet Beginners (16+)

Friday
4:15-5:30 Ballet I (10-12)
5:30-6:30 Stretch & Strength (6+)
6:30-7:30 private (taken)
7:30-9:00 private

Saturday
9:15-10:15 private (taken)
10:15-10:45 private
10:45-11:15 Pre-Ballet I (3-5)
[Room 2] 11:00-12:00 Jazz (8+)
[Room 2] 12:00-1:00 Contemporary & Modern Dance (10+)
11:15-12:30 Adult Ballet Beginners (16+)
12:30-1:00 Pre-Ballet I (3-5)
1:00-1:45 Pre-Ballet II (6-7)
1:45-3:00 Pre-Ballet III (8-9) and Ballet I (10-12)
3:00-4:00 Barre on the Floor (6+)
4:00-5:30 Ballet II (11-13) and Adult Ballet Intermediate (16+)

*Students who are not yet ready for pointe work will do the exercises on half points.


Monthly Tuition (per student)

Monthly tuition is calculated by adding the costs for each of the registered class as listed below.

Pre-Ballet I (30 min classes); Pre-Ballet II (45 min classes); Pre-Ballet III; Barre on the Floor; Stretch & Strength (60 min classes)
1 class per week: $50/month
2 classes per week: $90/month
3 classes per week: $120/month

Ballet I; Adult Ballet Beginners (75 min classes)
1 class per week: $60/month
2 classes per week: $110/month
3 classes per week: $150/month
4 classes per week: $200/month
5 classes per week: $250/month
6 classes per week: $300/month

Ballet II; Adult Ballet Intermediate (90 min classes)
1 class per week: $70/month
2 classes per week: $130/month
3 classes per week: $180/month
4 classes per week: $240/month

“All of the above” tuition
$300/month (classes covered are subject to director’s approval per student)


Additional classes (taught by guest teachers in Room 2):
Jazz; Contemporary & Modern Dance (60 min classes)
1 class per week: $50/month

For those who chose $300/month above, these additional classes can be added for $10/month each. (Thus $320/month will cover everything.)


Tuition payment policies: due first class of the month; $10 late fee added if payment is not received in full within a week after the first class; $20 fee for each returned check; no refunds are given for any reason. Cash or check payments only (write checks to ‘Inna Ballet’).

Drop-in classes:
$15 for 30 minute Pre-Ballet I classes
$20/hour for all other classes


Private and Semi-private lessons

Private and semi-private 60 and 90 min lessons can be scheduled on any day and time that works both for you and the instructor. Reserved times will be posted online. Payment is due at the beginning of the class.

Private lessons:
$60/hour

Semi-private lessons:
$35/hour/person

Discounts (for private and semi-private lessons):
10% if taking more than 5 hours per month;
20% if taking more than 10 hours per month


General Policies

Schedule is subject to change. A class can be canceled if less than 3 people are enrolled.

No classes on official holidays (but private lessons may be available).

Classroom Rules
* Street shoes are not allowed on the dance floor.
* Students must be dressed in the appropriate attire for the class.
* Student’s hair must be pulled away from the face, and if long enough, must be secured in a bun. No jewelry in the studio.
* No gum, food or drink, except water, in the studio.
* Students arriving late must wait at the door until permitted to enter the studio.
* Disruptive behavior in classroom will result in student’s removal from the studio (and possibly from the class, with no refund, if disruptive behavior continues).
* To lessen distractions in the classroom, parents may only observe the last class of the month.

Class Attire for Girls:
Pre-Ballet I, II, III : Pink leotard, ballet pink fully footed tights; pink ballet slippers (not leather).
Ballet I, II, III: Black camisole leotard; ballet pink fully footed (or convertible) seamless tights; pink ballet slippers (not leather).
Adult Ballet: Black camisole leotard; ballet pink or black fully footed (or convertible) seamless tights; black skirts (optional); pink or black ballet slippers.

Class Attire for Boys:
Pre-Ballet I, II, III : White T-shirt, black shorts, white socks, white ballet slippers (not leather).
Ballet I, II, III: White short-sleeve T-shirt, black dance footed tights, white socks and white ballet slippers (not leather).
Adult Ballet: White short-sleeve T-shirt, black dance footed tights, black ballet slippers.