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Pre-Professional Path:
Grades 2/3

The Grade 2/3 Pre-Professional Path requires 4.0 hours per week with some select class days and times.  

(Acceptance by Audition or Teacher Recommendation)


*Tuesday Invitational Ballet Class with Progressing Ballet Technique 3:30-5:00 pm

* (1) Additional Grade 2/3 Ballet classes of choice

*Choose 3 - from the following other genres: Contemporary, Flow Acro, Hip Hop, Jazz, Musical Theater, Tap


Summer Requirements: This program requires dancers to complete 1 week of summer intensives at AABD or AABD's 6 week summer session.

This path allows your dancer to continue focusing on classical ballet technique while introducing other genres necessary for today's dancers. Connecting with a group, dancers continue learning the regimen of a traditional classical ballet class, focus on technique and musicality as well as concentrate on proper body alignment, turn-out of the legs and hips, and strength of the feet. Class structure includes barre, center work, stretching, turning and jumping movements, increased ballet vocabulary, classroom etiquette, developmental and problem-solving skills.

Additional genres offered include Tap, Musical Theater/jazz, Acro for dance, Hip Hop.

Dancers will perform in 3 Performances:  Christmas Show, Winter Ballet and the Year-End Recital Production with additional Saturday required rehearsals. *Additional show fee.


Discounted Monthly Cost $230

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Please email the office if you are interested in pursing the Pre-Professional Path at AABD