NORTHVILLE BALLET

CLASSES | SCHEDULES

SUMMER SEMESTER 2020

July 6 – August 27 2020

Placement for classes will be made regarding a student’s age, ability, and maturity.

INSTRUCTORS

KC-Kathy Cooke | DC-Dana Cochren | IA-Isabelle Allor | GN-Gianna Nooe | BJ-Brooke Johnson | NB-Nicole Bonsall

MONDAY

10:30-12:30 PBT/Ballet technique Grades 6+
12:45-2:30 PBT/Ballet technique Grades 4 Syllabus
12:45-2:30 PBT/Grade 5 Ballet
2:45-4:15 Grade 2 Syllabus
4:30-5:45 Grade 1 Syllabus

TUESDAY

10:30-12:15 Grade 6 Cecchetti Syllabus
10:30-12:15 Grade 7 Cecchetti Syllabus
12:30-1:30 Grade 6 & 7 Pointe/Variations

WEDNESDAY

1:00-2:30 Grade 5 Cecchetti Syllabus
1:00-3:00 Grades 3/4 Syllabus/Pointe
2:30-3:30 Grade 5 Pointe/Variations
4:00-5:30 Ballet technique/CCD Grades 1-2
7:00-8:15 Beginners adult ballet

THURSDAY

10:30-12:00 Ballet Technique Grade 6+
11:00-12:00 Primary/Pre-Grade 1
12:15-1:45 Contemporary/CCD Grade 6+
2:00-3:30 Grades 3-5 Ballet Technique
3:45-5:00 Contemporary/CCD Grade 3-5
7:00-8:15 Adult Jazz/Lyrical/Contemporary

FRIDAY

1:00-2:45 Grade 4 non-syllabus Ballet/pointe/rehearsal Studio A/B/C (NB/KC)
2:45-4:15 Grade 3 non-syllabus Ballet/pre-pointe/rehearsal Studio A (KC)
2:30-4:00 NBT Company Class Studio B/C (IA)
4:15-6:30 NBT Rehearsal (KC)

SATURDAY

Coaching private sessions available with Kathy Cooke and Nicole Bonsall for technique/competition variations/choreography. Times TBD

SUNDAY

2:00-5:30/6 NBT group rehearsal 6-8 weeks prior to performance.

CECCHETTI SYLLABUS BALLET

Learning the Cecchetti method through a graded syllabus and with syllabus music, beginning with Primary work through the Maestro Cecchetti final Diploma.

NON-SYLLABUS BALLET

Exercises based on the Cecchetti level and above of the dancers with non-syllabus music.

POINTE | VARIATIONS BALLET

Once students are studying in the Grade 3 level, they begin pointe work.  In the levels of Grade 5+ students take Pointe | Variations class, learning dances from the classic ballets.

CONTEMPORARY CHRISTIAN DANCE (CCD)

Combined with a non-syllabus class, or on it’s own; learning choreography in a contemporary, modern, jazz or lyrical style, with the use of interpretive movement and worship sign language, expressing the message of a song, or inspiration of scripture.

TAP

An exciting dance form full of rhythm, syncopation, and life.  This class is fun, high energy class, developing coordination of feet and rhythm!

Classes must have a minimum of 5 students enrolled to be held.
To register for classes click on link below.

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Northville Ballet Tuition Rates and Policies

  • Registration Fee – $15 per student
  • Class payments are made monthly or by the semester.  Full semester payments will receive a 5% discount.
  • Families with two students receive a 5% discount. Families of 3 or more students receive a 10% discount.
  • All payments for classes should be made out to Northville Ballet.  Please refrain from paying tuition in cash. Thank you! We prefer checks or credit card payments.
  • If testing, the Cecchetti exam fee is due with the monthly payment prior to test.
  • A costume fee ($15-$30/costume) is due with the November payment for our annual Nutcracker Ballet and Christmas Dance Performances.
  • Monthly payments are due before the 5th of each month, after this date an additional charge of $5 will be incurred.  Any financial concerns should be directed to Kathy Cooke.
  • Students taking lower level syllabus classes, in addition to required classes to progress on a fast track, will pay ½ the class fee for each additional class.
  • Basic class rates:  1 hour class – $12; 1 hour 15 minute class – $13; 1 hour 30 minute class – $14; 1 hour 45 minute class – $15; 2 hour + class $16