Ballet

We offer classes in Ballet from Kindy Level to Advanced Levels, including preparatory classes for those heading towards a professional career in ballet.

Our Ballet Classes

Cecchetti Ballet

Since its inception, The Perth School of Ballet has been training ballet teachers and students using the Cecchetti Ballet Method. We offer classes in Ballet from Kindy Level to Advanced Levels, including preparatory classes for those heading towards a professional career in ballet.

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Pointe

Ballet students begin Pointe work without pointe shoes in our Pre-Pointe class. From there students progress on to pointe at the teacher’s discretion.

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Repertoire

This class gives students the opportunity to learn choreography from traditional and contemporary ballets, both solo and corps de ballet work.

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Character

Character is a specific subdivision of classical dance and is the stylized representation of a traditional folk or national dance.

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Floor Barre

Based on the technique developed by Russian dancer Boris Kniaseff, Floor Barre is used as an addition to ballet training to strengthen, tone and warm up the muscles, encouraging correct alignment and efficiency of the muscles to improve movement execution and dance technique.

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Teen Ballet

For students starting ballet late or returning after several years’ absence, this course is designed to teach the basics of ballet to an older student.

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Boys Ballet

A class for boys aiming to develop the skills that dominate men’s dance. This ballet-based class develops strength and flexibility, particularly in turns and jumps.

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Enjoy the process of learning to dance. The process of our profession, and not its final achievement, is the heart and soul of dance. – Jacques d’Amboise