Ballet Classes

Academy faculty

Glenda Lucena

Glenda Lucena is a world-renowned professional ballet teacher and repetiteur. She brings her insight, excellence and spirituality into every studio. Lucena has served as Ballet Master at Miami City Ballet, taught consistently for the Chautauqua Institution and served as both faculty and repetiteur for the JSoM Ballet Department.

Robin Hoover Allen dancing with children

Robin Hoover Allen specializes in teaching creative movement classes for young children with a pre-ballet focus, and she also teaches elective courses in classical and contemporary ballet as an adjunct instructor with the ballet department. Allen is an alumna of IU with a Bachelor of Science in ballet and human biology and a Master of Science in ballet.

Rebecca Janes

Rebecca Janes has performed principal roles throughout her extensive career in notable ballets by leading choreographers such as George Balanchine, Alonzo King, Dwight Rhoden, Nacho Duato, Gerald Arpino, Marius Petipa, Sasha Janes and many others. Fully certified in Romana Pilates, she instructs privately from her home studio in Bloomington.

Important schedule dates

Spring 2022 Classes - January 22–May 15, 2022

January 22 - Spring 2022, classes begin

March 12–20 - Spring Break, no classes

May 14 - Spring 2022, last day of classes

May 15 - Recital, Musical Arts Center (Bloomington)

Spring 2022 Class information

All students must be the age listed as of 08/01/2021.

Location: All classes will take place on the third floor of the Musical Arts Center. A map is available on our location page.


Level I - Students age 7–8 - tuition: $590
Sat: Technique | 9:30 AM–10:45 AM
Tue, Thu: Technique | 4:45 PM–6 PM 

Dark pink leotard or Virtuosity Class dress code


Level II - Students age 9–10 - tuition: $590
Sat: Technique | 10:45 AM–12 PM
Tue,Thu: Technique | 6:00 PM–7:15 PM

Light pink leotard or Virtuosity Class dress code


Level III - Students age 11–12* - tuition: $750
*(not yet on pointe)
Mon, Wed: Technique | 5 PM–6:15 PM
Thu: Conditioning | 5:15 PM–5:45 PM, Technique | 5:45 PM–7 PM, and Pre Pointe | 7:15 PM–8:15 PM

Light green leotard or Virtuosity Class dress code


Level IV - Students age 12*–13 - tuition: $990
*(already on pointe)
Sat: Technique | 9:30 AM–11 AM, and Contemporary | 11:15 AM–12:15 AM
Mon: Technique | 6:30 PM–7:45 PM, and Pointe/Variations | 7:45 PM–8:45 PM 
Wed: Technique | 6:30 PM–7:45 PM 
Thu: Conditioning | 5:15 PM–5:45 PM, Technique | 5:45 PM–7 PM, and Pointe | 7:15 PM–8:15 PM

Dark green leotard or Virtuosity Class dress code


Level V- Students age 14 - tuition $1100
Sat: Technique | 12:30 PM–2 PM, and Variations | 2 PM–3:15 PM
Mon: Technique | 7 PM–8:15 PM, and Pointe | 8:15 PM–8:45 PM
Tue: Conditioning | 5:45 PM–6:15 PM, Technique | 6:15 PM–7:45 PM
Wed: Technique | 5:45 PM–7 PM, and Pointe/Variations | 7 PM–7:45 PM
Fri: Technique | 5:45 PM–7:15 PM, and Contemporary | 7:15 PM–8:15 PM

Gray leotard or Virtuosity Class dress code


Level VI - Students age 15 - tuition $1100
Sat: Technique | 12:30 PM–2 PM, and Variations 2 PM–3:15 PM 
Mon: Technique | 7 PM–8:15 PM, and Pointe | 8:15 PM–8:45 PM 
Tue: Conditioning | 5:45 PM–6:15 PM, Technique | 6:15 PM–7:45 PM 
Wed: Technique | 5:45 PM–7 PM, and Pointe/Variations | 7 PM–7:45 PM 
Fri: Technique | 5:45 PM–7:15 PM, and Contemporary | 7:15 PM–8:15 PM

Burgundy leotard or Virtuosity Class dress code


Level VII - Students age 16 - tuition $1325
Sat: Technique | 12:30 PM–2 PM, and Variations | 2 PM–3:15 PM 
Mon: Conditioning | 5:45 PM–6:15 PM, Technique | 6:15 PM–7:45 PM, and Pointe | 7:45 PM–8:45 PM 
Tue: Technique | 5:45 PM–7:15 PM (on pointe), and Variations | 7:20 PM–8:20 PM 
Wed: Technique | 7 PM–8:30 PM
Thu: Technique | 7 PM–8:30 PM (on pointe)
Fri: Technique | 5:45 PM–7:15 PM, and Contemporary | 7:15 PM–8:15 PM

Black leotard or Virtuosity Class dress code


Virtuosity Class* - Level II–VII - tuition $110
*Designed but not limited to the Male Bodied Dancer
Sat: Virtuosity Class | 12:15 PM–1:30 PM

Fitted white t-shirt, black fitted tights


Adult Class - tuition $180
Tue: All Level Technique | 7:45 PM–9 PM

Fitted sportswear or ballet attire

COVID-19 protocols

Please note, all students will be fully masked in-person in the Musical Arts Center (Studio MC 305).

How to apply

All of our applications are completed online. There is no paper application available. Click the link below to go the registration website. Your email is your user name. Create a password and retain for future access to the account. You can complete the payment process with a credit card or check following the instructions on the application. 

New Students: Before registering, please contact the Pre-College program director at balletpc@indiana.edu for level placement.

Registration Fee: Non-Refundable Registration Fee: $15

Register for Spring 2022 now!