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    Preschool Ballet–Classical Ballet

    Ages 3–5

    When: Wednesday, 11/28/2018 3:45 PM - 4:30 PM Export event

    Session dates: Wednesdays, 10/3/2018 - 12/19/2018, 3:45 PM - 4:30 PM

    Where: Room L-111, Town Square

    OFJCC Palo Alto JCC School for the Arts

    Our preschool ballet class is a great class for students in preschool and transitional kindergarten.

    Each class begins with a warm up and stretching appropriately geared for each age group. During class, students will be introduced to the fundamentals of classical ballet and explore contemporary movement. Students will learn and practice basic ballet terminology such as marching, trots, plié, tendu, chassé, retire, and more! All of these exercises are practiced in a safe and fun environment. Through the practice, participants will develop and enhance their coordination and gross motor skills.

    Improvisation will be encouraged to enhance the child's imagination and self-expression. Children will learn ballet stories and the music that accompanies the ballet. This class will enhance the child's creativity, coordination, balance, posture, rhythm, musicality and self-confidence, and nurture a great appreciation for the art of dance.

    Every session ends with a class presentation and small recital for parents and family. Every session will focus on a different ballet style.

    Instructor: Karen Dycaico



    For ages 3–5
    Wednesdays, October 3–December 19 | No class November 21 | 11 classes
    3:45–4:30 PM
    Room L-111
    $360 Members and J-Pass holders | $396 General Public
    Contact: Edgar Ochoa | (650) 223-8605 | [email protected]


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