Ballet is performance dance at its graceful best. Widely known as a classical style of expressive dancing based on precise conventional steps with gestures and movements of grace a fluidity. Having originated in the fifteenth century it has since become a widespread and highly technical form of dance. Ballet has been popular globally and has contributed to techniques used in many other dance genres and cultures.
In our Ballet Bees class, students will learn the basics of developing physical and spatial awareness in a ballet class setting through a series of consistent warm-ups, stretches and technique combinations. They will understand how to communicate dance through motion and emotion. Students will demonstrate proper ballet etiquette and conduct a safe, orderly atmosphere.
Materials Needed: Portable dance barre and/or Floor Mat
Jenée is a dance enthusiast, who has a passion for the art of ballet. Introduced to the world of dance at the early age of 2, she instantly knew she had a connection to it. She went on to train with companies including American Ballet Theater, Boston Ballet and Alvin Ailey American Dance Theater to deepen her knowledge of technique, choreography and performing arts. As she began to learn more of the operational aspects, she worked closely with organizations like Capezio, The School at Steps and Bronx House School for Performing Arts. Jenée prides herself on being able to create an environment that embodies strong work ethic & creativity through all things dance. Her goal is to spread the message of love, growth and unity. She has dedicated her life’s mission to helping change people’s lives for the better and looks forward to doing so through dance with WhizkidMe.
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