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Summer Beginning/Intermediate Ballet

Diane Lewis, Instructor
Mondays, 7:15-8:45 pm

Ages 13 to Adult


This class introduces students to the basics of the Russian (Vaganova) ballet technique through barre work and preparation for pirouettes, adagios, and allegro movements. Also covered are the basics of ballet vocabulary and technique. Great for developing flexibility, strength, coordination, musicality, and grace.

Dance attire for this class:

  • Pink footed or convertible tights (usually recommended for females)
  • OR black footed or convertible tights (usually recommended for males)
  • Solid colored leotard (usually recommended for females)
  • OR solid light or white t-shirt (usually recommended for males)
  • Ballet slippers
  • Hair pulled back (long hair in a bun)
  • No excessive jewelry
  • No footless tights or leotards with skirts
  • Adults: dance skirt permitted


FEES for the above classes: $20 registration fee; $114* tuition; $90 for students enrolled in individual lessons at Hochstein during summer session. Discounts may apply for students enrolled in multiple dance classes. (Fees are as of Summer 2024.)


SPECIAL DANCE SAVINGS: Take one Ballet or Dance Styles class at full tuition, get a second (or more) Ballet or Dance Styles class at 50% off! 50% discount applies to the lower tuition fee. For students already receiving a discount for individual lessons, the second additional class is 50% of full tuition (not the discounted amount).

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Sign Up For Summer


Click here to download and print a registration form.

For more information, call 585.454.4596.