Intermediate Ballet 1 | Maryland Hall for the Creative Arts

Intermediate Ballet 1

Mon 05:45 pm to 07:15 pm
Start Date: September 10, 2018  End Date: December 10, 2018
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Ballet Theatre of Maryland Faculty,
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Ballet Theater of Maryland offers classes in two Annapolis locations. Go to for a complete list.Please contact Nicole Kelsch, School Principal, at 410-263-8289 for more information regarding the Ballet Theatre of Maryland Program. This class focuses on the development of elementary habits of movement coordination. Barre and centre exercises are stressed with special attention to proper body alignment and use of arms and head. The foundation for basic turns and small jumps is introduced. Prerequisite: 3 technique classes per week are required for students at this level to study pre-pointe or demi-pointe. Students not interested in demi-pointe or pointe classes may take two technique classes but must maintain mastery and appropriate strength to continue classes at this level. The attire for all classes, except where otherwise noted, is as follows: Girls: Black BTM leotard, pink tights, and pink ballet slippers. Please Note: BTM ‘s black leotard may be purchased exclusively through BTM. Order forms are available on the website,, or by calling our office at 410-263-8289. Forms will also be available in classrooms the first few weeks of class. No jewelry allowed. Hair must be neatly pulled back from the face into a bun. Boys: White t-shirt, black tights, and white or black ballet slippers. No class October 8-13.