Classical Programmes

EXTENSION
7-15 years

An after school hours programme for younger classical ballet students who show passion and potential.

 

Our Extension Programme involves intensive training in both the Russian Vaganova method and Royal Academy of Dance (RAD) Methods. Students attend at least three days a week, and training includes classical ballet, pilates, and progressing ballet technique, pre-pointe technique & preparation with optional classes in contemporary.  

 

Entry is by assessment or placement audition. Placement in levels is carefully overseen by our directors who ensure dancers are placed in their ability level rather than by age. Students progress is carefully monitored with achievement planning, regular parent feedback and assessments. 

Classes include 

Classical Ballet Technique

ACB and RAD classes

Pilates

Progressing ballet technique

Pre Pointe/Pointe

Contemporary Technique (optional)

Competition preparation (optional)

Private coaching (optional)

FEES: Ranges from $475 per term to $628per term depending on the level the student is studying

* separate fees for optional classes. 

PROGRESSION
10-15 years

A classical ballet programme with a difference. Each student’s programme is individually tailored to their specific level and training requirements.

  

Carefully overseen by our directors, the dancers are nurtured to ensure they can achieve their goals, with close monitoring and support throughout their journey.

This intensives half day programme runs  on Monday, Wednesday, Friday and optional Saturday.   

Options for 2 or 3 days attendance available. Additional elective classes available on Saturdays.

Core classes include

Classical Ballet technique

Repertoire

Pointe technique

Contemporary technique

Character 

Pilates

Progressing Ballet technique

ACB & RAD Exams

Electives include

Competition Preparation

Private Coaching

Jazz

Lyrical

Acrobatics

Musical Theatre

FEES: Core program 12 hours $1250. Additional electives on separate fee schedule

            PATHWAY

       14 years & over

A boutique classical ballet programme offering dedicated students aged 14 and over an intensive, focussed and nurturing training environment.

 

Limited class sizes mean individual attention and tailored pathways for each dancer as they progress towards recognised company-affiliated pre-professional programmes.

This all-embracing part time program offers training for four full days a week with Academy faculty and leading guest teachers.

Students undertake their academic studies through Virtual School Victoria.

Elective classes (including exam preparation) may be taken as evening and Saturday classes.

Core classes include

Classical Ballet technique

Classical Open classes

Pointe technique

Classical repertoire

Contemporary technique

Contemporary repertoire

Character

Pilates 

Progressing Ballet technique 

Private Coaching

Audition preparation

Strength & conditioning 

Electives

VCE VET Dance

RAD Exams

ACB Exams

Jazz

Musical Theatre

Acrobatics

FEES: 20 - 24 hours  $1800 to $2000 (dependent on program specifications for individual dancers)

VCE VET Dance Separate fee

Academic Tutoring - Separate fee