August 2017

The schedule for August 2017 and the tuition info are given below. Students’ ages are shown in parentheses. There will be no classes on August 29, 30 and 31st. This will give us 4 full weeks for Pre-Ballet I, II and Adults. Pre-Ballet III, Ballet I, II, III students have opportunity to attend 2 more weeks of Summer Intensive (the weeks of August 7 and 14). In addition, we have Barre on the Floor classes on Saturdays which are suitable both for children and adults. Payment for the Intensive is based on the number of weeks attended ($130/week) whereas the tuition for other classes is as given below the schedule.

All classes are taught by Inna Esipova.

Monday
12:00-5:00 Summer Ballet Intensive (8-14) [weeks of August 7 and 14 only]
7:00-8:15 Adult Ballet Beginners (16+)

Tuesday (except August 29th)
12:00-5:00 Summer Ballet Intensive (8-14) [weeks of August 7 and 14 only]
6:15-7:00 Pre-Ballet II (6-7)
7:00-8:30 Adult Ballet Intermediate (16+)

Wednesday (except August 30th)
12:00-5:00 Summer Ballet Intensive (8-14) [weeks of August 7 and 14 only]
6:30-7:00 Pre-Ballet I (3-5)
7:00-8:15 Adult Ballet Beginners (16+)

Thursday (except August 31st)
12:00-5:00 Summer Ballet Intensive (8-14) [weeks of August 7 and 14 only]
6:15-7:00 Pre-Ballet II (6-7)
7:00-8:30 Adult Ballet Intermediate (16+)

Friday
12:00-5:00 Summer Ballet Intensive (8-14) [weeks of August 7 and 14 only]
7:00-8:15 Adult Ballet Beginners (16+)

Saturday
10:00-11:00 private (taken)
11:30-12:00 Pre-Ballet I (3-5)
12:00-12:45 Pre-Ballet II (6-7)
12:45-1:45 Barre on the Floor (6+)
1:45-3:00 Adult Ballet Beginners (16+)
3:00-4:30 Adult Ballet Intermediate (16+)


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); Barre on the Floor (60 min classes)
1 class per week: $50/month
2 classes per week: $90/month
3 classes per week: $120/month

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

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


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.