classes & registration

Fall Classes begin August 12, 2019

Welcome

Welcome to the official school of Central Florida Ballet.  We are happy to have you with us as we celebrate our 20th year of professional dance training in Central Florida!  We are dedicated to the highest standards of classical ballet and dance education, while inspiring students of all ages and abilities to achieve their highest potential.  CFB has achieved both a local and international reputation for training dancers of the highest caliber.  

Performing Opportunities

Enrolled students also have the unique opportunities of participating in CFB's professional Nutcracker production, and the Studio Company team whom bring the world of dance to children, the elderly and many others who wouldn't otherwise be exposed to ballet performances.

Boys Program

Boys dance free for 6 months (applicable for new students between the ages of 3-17). Simply sign up now to begin your complimentary dance training.

Our Alumni

Our students and graduates have received hundreds of scholarship and professional contract opportunities with renowned dance companies including: American Ballet Theatre, San Francisco Ballet, Pittsburgh Ballet Theatre, Dance Theatre of Harlem; on Broadway in Newsies, Matilda, West Side Story, and Billy Elliot; Walt Disney World, Universal Studios; The Julliard School, Butler University, School of American Ballet, and Kirov Academy in Washington, D.C.  Our students have won numerous awards and accolades at prestigious international ballet competitions including the World Ballet Competition. 

As we enter our 20th season, we are thrilled to have you as a part of our ballet family!

 

Looking for adult classes?   We also offer a complete schedule for beginner to advanced adults.

 

REGISTRAR CONTACT

Office Hours: Beginning August 12, 2019

Monday - Friday: 3:30pm-7:30m

Saturday: 9am-Noon

Registrar Email: mrivera@centralfloridaballet.com
Phone: 407-849-9942 ext 10

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email en español: mrivera@centralfloridaballet.com

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2019/20 LEVELS & SCHEDULE

Please note: a 10% discount is offered when tuition is paid in full for the year; a 5% discount applies if annual tuition is paid in 2 payments.


CREATIVE MOVEMENT

For potty-trained dancers age 2 years 5 mo. - 3 years 11 mo.

Class profile:  Children will explore music, rhythm, and movement, while nurturing their energy, vitality, and imagination.  These first dance classes help young students to develop mental, physical, and social skills through a fun, age-appropriate dance curriculum.

Program:  45 minute ballet class

Saturday 10:00 – 10:45 am Ballet


PRE-BALLET

For students ages 4-5

Class profile:  Introduces the young dancer to simple ballet technique, terminology, and proper ballet classroom procedures, while continuing to nurture and develop the same skills/goals as introduced in Creative Movement.  Ballet barre, center work, and across the floor steps will be introduced.

Program:  45 minute ballet class

Tuesdays: 5:15 – 6:00 pm Ballet

 

PRIMARY

For students age 6 and 7 (must be entering 1st grade)

Class profile:  Students will learn fundamental concepts of classical ballet, learn ballet terminology and proper ballet technique, and will study exercises both at the barre and in the center.  Repetition will be used to increase strength, flexibility, and coordination.  Students will also gain an appreciation for ballet as an art form and will learn to express themselves through movement to classical music.  Tap is a rhythmic form of dance that is performed in special “tap shoes”.  Beats and rhythms are executed through the feet.  Students will learn to tap in an energetic and music-filled atmosphere, improving their memory, coordination, musicality, and stamina.

Primary B Program:  45 minute ballet class & 45 minute tap class 

Saturday 10:45am – 12:15 pm Ballet & Tap

Primary A Program:  45 minute ballet class & 45 minute tap class 

Thursday 6:00 – 7:30 pm Ballet & Tap

 

INTRODUCTORY B

Placement class required.

Program:  One 1 ¼  hr Ballet class & 1 hr Tap/Jazz class

Tuesday 4:45 – 6:00 pm Ballet
Tuesday 6:00 – 7:00 pm Tap/Jazz
 

INTRODUCTORY A 

Placement class required.

Program:  Two 1 ¼  hr Ballet classes & 1 hr Tap/Jazz class

Monday 5:15 – 6:30 pm Ballet
Monday 6:30 – 7:30 pm Tap/Jazz
Wednesday 5:15 – 6:30 pm Ballet

INTERMEDIATE C 

Placement class required.

Program:  4 hours or 5 hours

Tuesday 6:00 – 8:00 pm Ballet & Pre-Pointe
Thursday 6:00 – 8:00 pm Ballet & Pre-Pointe
Friday 5:00 – 6:00 pm Jazz *Optional*

INTERMEDIATE A/B 

Placement class required.

Program:  9 hours  

Monday 5:30 – 6:30 pm Tap
Monday 6:30 – 8:30 pm Ballet/Pointe
Wednesday 4:30 – 5:30 pm Modern
Wednesday 5:30 – 7:30 pm Ballet/Pointe
Friday 5:00 – 6:00 pm Jazz
Friday 6:00 – 8:00 pm Ballet/Pointe

 

ADVANCED C

Placement class required.

Program:  11 hours or 13.5 hours

Monday 5:30 – 6:30 pm Tap
Monday 6:30 – 8:30 pm Ballet/Pointe
Wednesday 4:30 – 5:30 pm Modern
Wednesday 5:30 – 7:30 pm Ballet/Pointe
Thursday 5:00 – 6:00 pm Jazz
Thursday 6:00 – 8:00 pm Ballet/Pointe
Friday 6:00 – 8:00 pm Ballet/Pointe
Saturday 10:00 am – 12:30 pm Ballet/Pointe *Optional*

                                                          

ADVANCED B

Placement class required.

Program:  14 hours or 16 hours

Monday 4:30 – 6:30 pm Ballet/Pointe *Optional*
Tuesday 4:30 – 6:00 pm Ballet
Tuesday 6:00 – 7:00 pm Pointe
Tuesday 7:00 – 8:00 pm Jazz
Wednesday 5:30 – 6:30 pm Modern
Wednesday 6:30 – 8:30 pm Ballet/Pointe
Thursday 6:00 – 8:00 pm Ballet/Pointe
Friday 5:00 – 7:00 pm Ballet/Pointe
Friday 7:00 – 8:00 pm Tap
Saturday 10:00 – 11:30 am Ballet
Saturday 11:30am – 12:30 pm Pointe

ADVANCED A

Placement class required.

Program:  16 hours

Monday 4:30 – 6:30 pm Ballet/Pointe
Tuesday 4:30 – 6:00 pm Ballet
Tuesday 6:00 – 7:00 pm Pointe
Tuesday 7:00 – 8:00 pm Jazz
Wednesday 3:30 – 5:30 pm Ballet/Pointe
Wednesday 5:30 – 6:30 pm Modern
Thursday 4:00 – 6:00 pm Ballet/Pointe
Friday 5:00 – 7:00 pm Ballet/Pointe
Friday 7:00 – 8:00 pm Tap
Saturday 10:00 – 11:30 am Ballet
Saturday 11:30am – 12:30 pm Pointe