This is a description for example program 2.

Ballet is the foundation of all dance forms. It combines the beauty of music with artistry of dance. The benefits of learning Ballet include excellent posture, self-discipline, flexibility, strength, and musicality. Creative Roots teaches Ballet in a classical manner using the Royal Academy of Dance syllabus. Placement is dependent on each individual student’s age, previous training, and ability. Our professional Instructors place your child in an environment that is both suitable, challenging, and in a place where they can be successful.

  • Pre-Primary, Primary, Grade 1: Age 5-9. Our Pre-Ballet classes introduces the fundamentals of ballet movement using age-appropriate techniques. These levels build upon skills learned from the Creative Movement classes.
  • Grade 2, 4: Age 8-12. Students will begin to learn complex dance steps and will develop technique, poise, and strength.
  • Grade 3: Age 9 and up. A fun and non-competitive Ballet class designed to learn the basics of Ballet and choreography.
  • Grade 5: Age 12 and up. At this level, technique is a priority. We continue to teach increasingly complex steps and choreography while also focusing on developing musicality and artistry.
  • Advanced 1 & 2: Age 13 and up. For serious Ballet students. Our highest level of Ballet classes are fast-paced and challenging.
  • Pre-Pointe/Pointe: Age 12 and up. By invitation only. For serious Ballet students only.