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Pre-Professional Division
Ages 9+ by audition only
Once a student reaches 9 years old they may audition to be in Pre-Professional Ballet Division. This is an accelerated program for committed dancers looking to pursue ballet seriously. Students in this division have classes 3-7 times a week based on skill level. Many of our students are accepted into elite summer programs around the world with scholarships, and are recognized as top participants at regional competitions like Youth America Grand Prix.


A Non-Refundable Registration Fee of $55 is due per family upon registration.

Pre-Professional C

Pre-Professional C

Cost: $312.60/month


Pre-Professional C is to ensure the correct strength and alignment of the dancer  is ready for the rigors of pointe work to ensue in the following level.  Student may spend up to two years in this level if not qualified in age,  development, maturity, body and feet for the demands of pointe work in Pre-Professional B level.  


Class Schedule:

Mondays:

Ballet at 5:30-8:30pm with Lauri Worrill-Biggs

Wednesdays:

Ballet at 5:30-7:30pm with Lauri Worrill-Biggs

Pre-Pointe at 7:30-8:30 with Kelsey Shackleford

Fridays:

Ballet at 5:30-7:00pm with Lauri Worrill-Biggs


Additional Class Offerings (additional charge applies):

Contemporary on Wednesdays at 7:00-7:30 with Cassandra Broussard

YAGP Prep *by invitation only* on Wednesdays at 7:30-8:30pm with Kelsey Shackleford


Uniform:

Approved Lulli leotards in Aubergine with embroidery. Mesh seamed tights: either Body Wrappers #A46 or Capezio C19 and canvas ballet shoes.

Pre-Professional B

Pre-Professional B

Cost: $446.00/month


Pre-Professional B level demands of dancers to be ready in age, maturity, alignment,  strength and responsibility of the classical ballet form in order to be  successful for pointe work. Student ideally should spend only one year  in Pre-Professional B for all necessary pointe work development. Body conditioning, pointe work, contemporary, jazz and repertoire are a part of the program  offerings.  


Class Schedule:

Mondays:

Jazz at 5:30-6:30pm with Cassandra Broussard

Ballet at 6:30-8:30pm with Kelsey Stanhope

Tuesdays:

Ballet at 5:30-7:00pm with Lauri Worrill-Biggs

Wednesdays:

Ballet at 5:30-7:00pm with Lauri Worrill-Biggs

Contemporary at 7:00-7:30pm with Cassandra Broussard

Fridays at 5:30-7:00pm with Ephraim Fowler

Saturdays:

Body Conditioning at 9:30-10:00am with Ashleyanne Hensley

Ballet at 10:00am-11:30am with Ashleyanne Hensley


Additional Class Offerings (additional charge applies):

YAGP Prep *by invitation only* on Wednesdays at 7:30-8:30pm with Kelsey Shackleford


Uniform:

Approved Lulli leotards in Royal with  embroidery. Mesh seamed tights: either Body Wrappers #A46 or Capezio C19 and canvas ballet shoes.

Pre-Professional A

Pre-Professional A

Cost: $494.00/month


Pre-Professional A level dancers are  continuing refinement and personal growth through more artistic and  strength developing opportunities. A dancer may spend two  years in this level before being promoted to a Conservatory dancer.  


Class Schedule:

Mondays:

Ballet at 5:30-7:00pm with Ephraim Fowler

Pas de Deux at 7:00-7:30pm with Ephraim Fowler

Jazz at 7:30-8:30pm with Cassandra Broussard

Tuesdays:

Ballet at 5:30-7:00pm with Margit Peguero

Wednesdays:

Ballet at 5:30-7:00pm with Haley Schmitt

Pointe at 7:00-7:30pm with Haley Schmitt

Contemporary at 7:30-8:30pm with Cassandra Broussard

Thursdays:

Ballet at 5:30-7:00pm with Haley Schmitt

Pointe at 7:00-7:30pm with Haley Schmitt

Repertoire at 7:30-8:30pm with Haley Schmitt

Fridays:

Ballet at 5:30-7:00 with Ephraim Fowler

Saturdays:

Body Conditioning at 9:30-10:00am with Ashleyanne Hensley 

Ballet at 10:00am-11:30am with Daet Rodriguez


Uniform:

Approved Lulli leotards in Black with embroidery. Mesh seamed tights: either Body Wrappers #A46 or Capezio C19 and canvas ballet shoes.  

Conservatory Daytime Program

Conservatory Daytime Program

Intermediate to Advanced/Pre-Pro dancers (through audition only) study during daytime hours of 2:15-5:15pm with technique, pointe, repertoire, contemporary/modern, anatomy and body conditioning Mondays through Fridays (C3/4 also attend on Saturdays). Additional classes in the evening program are allotted as a part of the program allowing the serious student to be in the studio up to 6 days per week and up to 24 hours of technical training. Performance opportunities with the Professional Company are available along with adding the YAGP Training Program to their training through an audition process.  


Class Schedule:  

Monday through Friday 2:15-5:15pm for Levels 1-4 and Saturday 10-12:30pm for Levels 3-4

6 additional hours in the evening/Saturday classes are optional as a part of the Conservatory Program rate.  


Uniform:  Approved Lulli leotards: C1 in Patina Green with embroidery, C2 in Dark Green with embroidery; C3 in Teal with embroidery; C4 in Jade with embroidery. Mesh seamed tights:  either Body Wrappers #A46 or Capezio C19 Pointe Pink and pink canvas ballet shoes.  

Student Trainee

Student Trainee

Upon completion of the Conservatory Program for 1 year a C3/4 dancer may be asked to be a part/full time Student Trainee. Student Trainees are in the studio up to 34.5 hours a week rehearsing with the Company and in their required School classes with the Conservatory level 3/4. Dancers must have flexible schooling to accommodate this rigorous schedule. For more information on any program, please contact the School Director at ahensley@georgiaballet.org or 770-528-0881.  

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