2018 summer Classes

The International School of Ballet is very pleased to announce another year of special summer classes. These classes will provide dancers with the opportunity to continue their training and enhance their artistry, while maintaining their stamina over the summer.

All students, Ballet Grade 5 and up, are strongly encouraged to attend.

Please see below for information regarding dates, teachers and classes offered.

 

DATES:

Classes will run from June 26 to August 30, inclusive.

Please review the online weekly schedule. There will be no classes July 2 or August 6.

Classes need at least 5 people 

 

 

CLASSES OFFERED:

Master Class
Suitable for students who have completed RAD Intermediate Exam (or equivalent) and higher

Adult Class
Suitable for adults with any level of experience in classical ballet

 

 

 

 

TEACHERS:

Kate Kaupas
Certified RAD Teacher
Former Dancer with Ballet Tucson

Yairelys Sosa
Former Soloist Dancer with National Ballet of Cuba
Former Company Dancer with Alberta Ballet

Mercedes Vergara
Ballet Mistress with National Ballet of Cuba

Nicole Wickett
Certified RAD teacher at the International School of Ballet
Former Dancer with Saskatchewan Contemporary Ballet Company

Jaciel Gomez
Former Principal Dancer with National Ballet of Cuba
Former Principal Dancer with Alberta Ballet

Garrett Groat
Principal Dancer with Alberta Ballet

Hayna Gutierrez
Principal Dancer with Alberta Ballet
Former Principal Dancer with National Ballet of Cuba

Keiichi Hirano
Finalist at Prix de Lausanne International Ballet Competition
Former First Soloist Dancer with the National Ballet of Canada

Tamara Hirano
Graduate of Canada’s National Ballet School
Former Dancer with the National Ballet of Canada

 

 

COST:

5-class pass - $110.00
10-class pass - $200.00
Drop-in - $25.00/class
Friday Morning Drop-in - $22.00/class

 

 

 

ADDITIONAL INFORMATION:

  • Passes will be on sale during ISB Office Hours and during the summer session, please see our Contact Us page for more details
  • Acceptable forms of payment include: Debit, Credit, and Cheque
  • Drop-in's will only be accepted for Master Classes & Adult Classes
  • Students must pre-register for the Syllabus classes & Adult classes, please send an email to isb@iballet.com to register
  • Only cash will be accepted for Drop-in classes
  • Drop-in Classes must be paid prior to the start of class
  • Passes are non-refundable and non-transferable to the regular season
  • If there is a strong demand for passes we will consider adding additional classes

Classical ballet encompasses a wealth of opportunity and guidance for the young generation.  It offers a strong foundation of sound physical development.  The specialized training also instills concentration, discipline and dedication.  These building blocks produce self-awareness, confidence and harmonious teamwork.
— Umran Sumen