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.

Preparatory 1 & 2

Preparatory 1 & 2

Costs: $240/month

Preparatory  levels are 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  Intermediate 1 level.  


Class Schedule:

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

Thursdays at 5:30-7:00 pm with Lauri Worrill-Biggs and 7-7:30 pm Contemporary with Courtney Locke

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


Uniform:

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

Intermediate 1

Intermediate 1

Costs: $270/month

Intermediate  1 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 Intermediate 1 for all necessary pointe work development. Body conditioning, pre-pointe work and repertoire are a part of the program  offerings.  


Class Schedule:

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

Wednesdays at 6:15-8:30 pm with Lauri Worrill-Biggs

Thursdays at 5:30-7:00 pm with Daet Rodriguez, and 7-7:30 pm with Courtney Locke

Saturdays at 10:30 am-12:15 pm with Ashleyanne Hensley


Uniform:

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

Intermediate 2 & 3

Intermediate 2 & 3

Cost: $300.00/month

Intermediate  2 and 3 dancers are developing artists and need to have strong  pointework, alignment, maturity, muscle strength and an overall sense of  ballet refinement to be successful in the two years of Intermediate 2  and 3. Body conditioning, pointe, contemporary and repertoire classes  are a part of the program offerings.  


Class Schedule:

Tuesdays at 5:30-8:30pm with Ashleyanne Hensley

Wednesdays at 6:00-8:30pm with Ashleyanne Hensley

Thursdays at 5:30-8:30pm with Ashleyanne Hensley and Courtney Locke

Saturdays at 10:00am-12:30pm with Ashleyanne Hensley and Daet Rodriguez


Uniform:

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

Intermediate Advanced

Intermediate Advanced

Costs: $360.00/month

Intermediate  Advanced ballet dancers are continuing the refinement process and  vocabulary expansion needed to continue in their necessary training.  Ideally dancers only need one year of Intermediate Advanced level to  gain the expanded knowledge and repetition that will prepare them for  the Advanced/Pre-Professional levels ahead.  


Class Schedule:  

Mondays at 5:30-8:30 with Daet Rodriguez and Margit Peguero

Tuesdays at 5:30-8:30 with Margit Rodriguez and Courtney Locke

Wednesdays at 5:15-8:30pm with Ashleyanne Hensley and Margit Peguero

Thursdays at 5:15-8:30pm with Courtney Locke and Kelsey Stanhope

Saturdays at 10:30am-12:15pm with Ashleyanne Hensley and Margit Peguero


OPTIONAL: Advanced Jazz 7:30-8:30 Tuesdays at an additional cost.  


Uniform:

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

Advanced & Pre-Professional

Advanced & Pre-Professional

Costs: $380.00/month

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


Class Schedule:

Mondays at 5:30-8:30 with Margit Peguero and Daet Rodriguez

Tuesdays at 5:30-8:30 with Margit Peguero and Courtney Locke

Wednesdays at 5:15-8:30pm with Ashleyanne Hensley and Margit Peguero

Thursdays at 5:15-8:30 with Courtney Locke and Daet Rodriguez

Saturdays at 10:00am-12:15pm with Ashleyanne Hensley and Margit Peguero


Optional- Fridays 5:30-8:30 with Kelsey Stanhope


Uniform:

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

Pre-Conservatory

Pre-Conservatory

Cost:  $450.00/Month

*Please call for rates

Pre-Conservatory 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 (Advanced/Pre-Pro also attends on Saturdays). Performance opportunities  are available with adding the YAGP Training Program to their training through an audition process. 

 

Pre-Conservatory Schedule:

Monday, Wednesday and Fridays 2:15-5:15, Thursdays 5:30-8:30 and Saturdays 10-12:15/30.


Uniform:  Approved Lulli leotards in Patina Green with embroidery.  Mesh seamed tights: either Body Wrappers #A46 or Capezio C19 Pointe Pink and pink canvas ballet shoes. 

Pre-professional Conservatory Daytime Program

Pre-professional Conservatory Daytime Program

*Please call for rates

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 (Advanced/Pre-Pro also attends 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 1-3 and Saturday 10-12:30pm for Levels 2 and 3

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


Uniform:  Approved Lulli leotards: C1 in Dark Greem with embrouidery; C2 in Teal with embroidery; C3 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

See School Director for Info.

Upon completion of the Conservatory Program for 1 year an advanced 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. 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.