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BALLET AUSTIN @ THE J
Shalom Austin JCC in partnership with Ball Austin offers Ballet Austin @ the J, an instructional dance program for kids starting at 18 months. Ballet Austin @ the J provides a variety of classes for all levels in a positive, nurturing environment held at the Dell Jewish Community Campus.
Join Ballet Austin@ the J at the outdoor pavilion for an amazing semester of classes for ages 18 months to 4 years old! These outdoor classes will allow students to be in-person with their teachers and fellow students while still observing the recommended safety protocols as established by the city and state.
CLASSES BY AGE GROUP
Young Children’s Division
Ages 18 months – 5 years
Ballet Austin at the J introduces children to the joy of dance through imaginative stories, music and games, while providing developmentally focused movement experiences.
Dance with Me (ages 18 months to 2 years)
Creative Movement (ages 3 to 5 years)
This program is a prelude to formal ballet instruction and introduces children to music and movement through a structured progression that emphasizes creativity and group interaction.
Pre-Ballet (ages 6-7 years)
Formal ballet training begins in the Elementary Division, a rigorous and comprehensive program of the highest caliber. Repetition and slow careful work is emphasized, with the students learning discipline and control of their bodies.
Level 1 (ages 8-10)