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Creative Movement Classes!

The School of Ballet Arizona now offers Creative Movement classes for children ages 2-3 years old on Tuesdays from 12-12:45pm! Creative Movement is a drop in class that you do not need to sign up for ahead of time and can simply show up whenever you would like! Students may wear anything they would like from full ballet dancewear to shorts and a t-shirt. Classes are $12 and we offer a 10 class card for $100 that is good for 6 months.
Students are generally placed in our Primary class level for the School year at the age of 4 years old. Creative Movement prepares your student for entry in to the Primary level.
Student must be no younger than 2 years old, be potty trained and able to walk into the studio unassisted.

Contact the School for more information: 602-381-0188.

New Programs for Adaptive Dance Classes

Ballet Arizona and The School of Ballet Arizona are proud to announce a Dance for Parkinson’s drop in class offered weekly and an Adaptive Dance program for children with Down syndrome.

Dance for Parkinson’s:
Taught by Debbie Braganza in collaboration with the Muhammad Ali Parkinson Center.

Offered Wednesdays 11:00 a.m. to 12:15 p.m. (except on major holidays)
Cost is $5 per class

The focus of this class is to develop flexibility and instill confidence.  Dance is a stimulating activity that connects the mind and body.

Drop in and take class any time!

Adaptive Dance for children with Down syndrome:

Photo by Michaela Konzal
Based off the  successful Adaptive Dance program of the Boston Ballet, SBAZ faculty member Kay Murray-Price and Physical Therapist, Tammy Groenwald, have developed a class for ages 8 to 18.  There will be a limit of 10 students per class, on a first come, first serve basis.

These classes will focus on teaching rhythm, learning safe stretching, body awareness, building assurance and self-confidence, developing appreciation for types of music, enhancing social skills and having fun!

Next session: Fall 2016
September 10 – October 29, 2016 | Saturdays 9:30 to 10:30 a.m.

$75 per student
Classes meet at Ballet Arizona 2835 E Washington St Phoenix, AZ 85034
Email the School for Registration form

2835 E. Washington St
Phoenix, AZ 85034