Open Division Calgary

Adult Classes

Our Adult Classes range from beginner to advanced ballet. Our classes are open to adults ages 16 and up and are based on the technique and styles of the Ceccheti Society and the Royal Academy of Dance (RAD).

January 6 to April 23, 2017 Adult Ballet Schedule
Level Day Time Instructor
Beginner A Monday 8:00 - 9:30pm Paul Chambers
Beginner B Wednesday 7:30 - 9:00pm TBD
Beginner C Sunday 10:30am - 12:00pm TBD
Beginner/Level 1 Thursday 6:15 - 7:45pm Paul Chambers
Level 1 Monday 6:30 - 8:00pm Paul Chambers
Level 1/2 Sunday 12:00 - 1:30pm TBD
Level 2/3 Thursday 7:45 - 9:15pm Paul Chambers
Level 3/4 Saturday 12:30 - 2:00pm Lynette Abra

Please read the HANDBOOK before completing your registration.

Adult Classes Fall 2017-18 (registration active April 9)
Level Day Time Instructor
Beginner A Monday 6:30-8:00pm Paul Chambers*
Beginner B Thursday 6:15-7:45pm Paul Chambers*
Beginner C Sunday 12:45-2:15pm TBD
Level 1 Tuesday 7:30-9:00pm TBD
Level 1/2A Wednesday 7:45-9:15pm Kristine Martin*
Level 1/2B Sunday 11:15am-12:45pm TBD
Level 2 Monday 8:00-9:30pm Paul Chambers*
Level 3 Thursday 8:00-9:30pm Paul Chambers*
Level 3/4 Saturday 12:30-2:00pm Lynette Fry-Abra*

*Instructors always subject to change

Ballet Beginner 
This level is geared for adult students who have little to no prior ballet training.  The basics of posture and positions will be covered. A perfect introduction to dance.

Ballet 1 
For adult dancers who have had a minimum of 1-2 years of previous ballet training and a moderate understanding of basic dance technique and vocabulary. Simple combinations of steps and short phrases focusing on the foundations of technique and an overall enjoyment of dance. 
Ballet 2 
Suitable for dancers with a minimum of 3-4 years of previous training.  A greater focus on the progression of technique, strength and alignment, as well as an increase in the complexity of movement phrases.  Students must have a good understanding of basic dance technique and vocabulary. A workout for the mind and body.  

Ballet 3 
For dancers at an intermediate level with a minimum of 5 years training. Students must have an intermediate understanding of dance technique and vocabulary. Classes will move quickly with an increase in the complexity and length of the exercises and phrases. Dancers will be expected to actively participate in the application of corrections.

Adult Ballet Pricing and Enrollment Options
Term 2 Classes (14 weeks) $336
NEW 5 Class Pass* $135
Drop In Class $30/ class
Multi-Class Discount(2016 only) 10% off

*Please Register for and pick up your 5 Class Pass in person at our Front Desk