ADULT CORE BALLET

Teaching Artist: Lindsay Caputo
A laid back class for adults who wish to begin or continue the study of classical ballet. Classes will consist of barre exercises that focus on proper alignment and technique. Proper French vocabulary will be introduced and used throughout each class. Center work will consist of a floor workout to strengthen the core and stretching exercises, to foster leg strength and flexibility. Center work will also introduce elementary steps, simple jumps, turns, and choreography to the student. No prior experience is necessary. Classes will be tailored to each individual's skill level. 
Adult ballet attire: black leotard, pink tights, pink ballet slippers (pointe shoes are welcome for students who are approved en pointe) Dance pants, shorts, skirts are accepted
Falmouth  |  Ages 18+  |  July 9-August 20  |  Mondays, 7:30-8:30pm  |  Register

 

Ballet 5/6 (Pointe 2)

By Audition
Teaching Artist: Jane Caputo
Students continue in pointe, developing strength, speed, and flexibility. Students will learn emphasis on artistry, phrasing, choreography, corps de ballet and soloist variations for repertoire and performing.*
*At this level, two technique classes per week are required. Three technique classes are strongly recommended.
Barnstable  |  Ages 13+  |  July 10-August 21 |  Tuesdays, 6:15-7:45pm   |  Register
Barnstable  |  Ages 13+ |  July 13-August 24  |  Fridays, 6:15-7:45pm   |  Register
Falmouth  |  Ages 13+ |  July 9-August 20  |  Mondays, 6:30-7:30pm  |  Register

 


 

Ballet Variations (5/6)

By Audition
Teaching Artist: Jane Caputo
Students will refine their pointe technique. They will build strength and artistry while learning new skills and classical variations.  Students will perform solos or demi solos such as "Giselle," "Carmen," "La Esmeralda," "Paquita" and "Sugar Plum Fairy" as well as new choreography from the Artistic Director.
*Two other technique classes per week are mandatory for this class.
Barnstable  |  Ages 13+  |  July 11-August 22  |  Wednesdays, 6:30-7:45pm  |  Register

 


 

Ballet Repertoire

By Audition
Barnstable Teaching Artist: Jane Caputo
Students of different levels will work together to learn, rehearse and perform full-length ballets. Students will have the opportunity to work with professional ballet dancers and be part of the Conservatory's performance troupe.*
*Requires  enrollment in technique classes (levels 3/4 & up) and the instructor’s invitation to join
*Attire is the student’s regular class level attire
Barnstable  |  Ages 13+  |  July 13-August 24  |  Fridays, 5:15-6:15pm