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.

Fall 2021 Classes

Aug 16–Sep 10Bridge Classes
September 6No class, Labor Day
September 18Fall 2021 classes Begin
October 7–9No classes, Fall Break
November 22–27No classes, Thanksgiving Break
December 1–4No official classes, Nutcracker
December 17Last day of Fall 2021 classes

Classes

Fall 2021 Bridge Classes: Aug 23–Sep 10 - tuition: $15 per class

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

Payment is submitted at the time of registration, you can go into the system and add more as needed. Credit card only. NO refunds for Bridge Classes.

New Level V, VI and VII - Students age 14–18
Mon, Wed, Fri: 5:45 PM–7 PM

New Level III and IV - Students age 11–13
Tue, Thu: 5:45 PM–7 PM

All students will be fully masked in-person in the Musical Arts Center, 
Studio MC 305.

Open Ballet class for Pre-College ballet students, age 11-18 years old, classes will be taught by Sarah Wroth and Pre College Senior Faculty.


Fall 2021 Classes: Sep 18–Dec 17

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

Level I - Students age 7–8 - tuition: $455
Sat: Technique | 9:30 AM–10:45 AM
Tue: Technique | 4:45 PM–6 PM 
(optional) Thu: Technique | 4:45 PM–6 PM

Dark pink leotard or Virtuosity Class dress code


Level II - Students age 9–10 - tuition: $455
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: $525
*(not yet on pointe)
Mon, Wed: Technique | 5 PM–6:15 PM
Thu: 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: $730
*(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: 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 $790
Sat: Technique | 12:30 PM–2 PM, and Variations | 2 PM–3:15 PM
Mon: Technique | 5:45 PM–7 PM, and Pointe | 7 PM–7:30 PM
Tue: Technique | 5:45 PM–7 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 $790
Sat: Technique | 12:30 PM–2 PM, and Variations 2 PM–3:15 PM 
Mon: Technique | 5:45 PM–7 PM, and Pointe | 7 PM–7:30 PM 
Tue: Technique | 5:45 PM–7 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 $965
Sat: Technique | 12:30 PM–2 PM, and Variations | 2 PM–3:15 PM 
Mon: Technique | 5:45 PM–7 PM, and Pointe | 7:30 PM–8:30 PM 
Tue: Technique | 5:45 PM–7:15 PM (on pointe), and Variations | 7:20 PM–8:20 PM 
Wed: Technique | 5:45 PM–7 PM (on pointe)
Thu: Technique | 5:45 PM–7 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 $95
*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 $140
Tue: All Level Technique | 7:45 PM–9 PM

Fitted sportswear or ballet attire

 

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 Pre-College program director Sophia Fatouros at balletpc@indiana.edu for level placement.

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