The Children’s Program offers classes for young children from 18 months to 7 years old. Classes offered include Mommy & Me, Ballet ‘n’ Play I & II, and Pre-Ballet 1-3. Children can begin ballet classes at age 18 months in the Mommy & Me class which is taken with a parent. At age 3, students may enroll in Ballet ‘n’ Play I & II which meets for 45 minutes, one time per week. Pre-Ballet 1, 2 and 3 meet one time per week for one hour.
Students advance to the next level depending on their progress and are eligible to move to the Pre-Professional Ballet Program or Pre-Professional Dance Program at age 8. Students in the Children’s Program are encouraged to participate in performance opportunities throughout the year. However, participation is an individual choice.