NORTHVILLE BALLET

CLASSES | SCHEDULES

Fall 2020

September 8 – December 18, 2020

The Northville Ballet fall schedule is subject to our ability to continue to operate in compliance with COVID-19 protocol as issued by the CDC.

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

INSTRUCTORS

KC-Kathy Cooke | DC-Dana Cochren | IV-Isabelle Vidosh| GN-Gianna Nooe | BJ-Brooke Johnson

MONDAY

1:00-2:15 Grade 1 Cecchetti Syllabus ages 9+ Studio A (BJ)
*Placement by ability and maturity in this class.

2:15-4:00 Grade 3 PBT/Cecchetti Syllabus Studio B (KC)
2:30-4:00 Grade 2 Ballet/CCD Studio A (IV)
2:30-4:00 Grade 5 Non-Syllabus Ballet/Pointe Studio C (BJ)
4:15-5:45 Grade 6+ Non-Syllabus Ballet/Pointe  B/C (KC/IV)
4:30-5:45 Grade 3/4 Non-Syllabus Studio A (DC)
5:45-6:45 Technique & Lyrical A/B Studio A (DC)
6:15-7:45 Technique & Lyrical B/C Studio B/C (GN)
7:45-9:00 Adult Jazz/Contemporary/Lyrical (DC)

TUESDAY

1:30-2:00 PBT Grade 6 Studio B/C (GN)
2:00-3:45 Grade 6 Intermediate Cecchetti Syllabus Studio B/C (KC/IV)
2:15-3:15 Primary 2 Ballet/CCD Studio A (GN)
3:45-4:45 Grade 6 Pointe/Variations/Mens work B/C (IV)
3:30-4:00 PBT Grade 7 Studio A (GN)
4:00-6:00 Grade 7 Advanced Cecchetti Syllabus Studio A/B/C (KC)
5:15-6:30 Grade 1-2 Non-Syllabus Ballet Studio A (DC)
6:00-7:00 Grade 7 Pointe/Variations Studio B/C (IV)
6:30-8:00 Grade 3 Cecchetti Syllabus Studio A (DC)
8:00-9:00 Adult Tap Studio A (DC)

WEDNESDAY

1:00-2:30 Grade 1/CCD Studio B (GN)
2:30-4:00 Grade 2 Conditioning/Cecchetti Syllabus Studio B (IV)
2:30-4:00 Grade 3 Ballet/Pointe Studio C (BJ)
4:15-5:15 Grade 3 CCD Studio C (BJ)
4:00-5:30 Grade 5 Elementary Cecchetti Syllabus Studio B (IV)
4:15-5:15 Primary Ballet/CCD Studio A (GN)
5:15-6:00 Tap A/B Studio A (DC)
5:30-6:30 Grade 5 Pointe/Variations Studio B/C (IV)
6:00-7:30 Grade 1 Cecchetti Syllabus Studio A (DC)
7:30-8:45 Adult Ballet/Pointe 2 (DC)

THURSDAY

At Timberlane Dance Location:
1:00-2:30 Grade 5 Elementary Cecchetti Syllabus  (KC)
2:45-4:15 Grade 5 CCD (GN)

At Northville Ballet Location:
3:00-4:45 Grade 6 Intermediate Cecchetti Syllabus Studio A/B (KC/DC)
3:00-4:45 Grade 7 Advanced Cecchetti Syllabus Studio C (IV)
5:00-6:30 Grade 6/7 CCD Studio B/C (GN/AP)
5:15-6:45 Grade 2 Cecchetti Syllabus Studio A (DC)
6:45-7:30 Tap B/C Studio A (DC)

FRIDAY

At Timberlane Dance Location:
2:00-4:00 Grade 5 NS Ballet/pointe/rehearsal (KC)

At Northville Ballet Location:
1:00-2:30 Grade 3 Cecchetti Syllabus for Current Gr. 2 Students Studio C (BJ)
1:00-2:30 Grade 4 Cecchetti Syllabus for Current Gr. 3 Students/Rehearsal Studio B (IV)
2:45-4:15 NBT Company Class Studio B/C (IA/BJ)
4:15-6:30 NBT Rehearsal (KC)

SATURDAY

9:00-10:15 Adult Ballet/Pointe 1 Studio B/C (DC)

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.

To register click here

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