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Spring Recess Monday, April 16 - Sunday, April 22
Classes resume Monday, April 23

Acton School of Ballet
Chip Morris, Director
Lindsay Moncrieff, Assistant Director
Melissa Morris, Administrator
3 Spruce Street
P.O. Box 796
Acton, MA 01720
Acton School of Ballet (978) 263-6572
actonschoolofballet.com
2017-2018

Summer Programs – 2018

Programs Offered – click or scroll down for more details or to register

Summer Intensive (3 weeks in July, Ages 9-18)

Classic Ballet Stories (2 weeks in July, Ages 4-8)

Open Ballet Classes (August)

Intro to Pointe/Pointe Refresher (August)

Advanced & Intermediate Ballet Summer Intensive (Full or Half Day option)

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This year we are pleased to offer both a Full Day program in addition to the Half Day program offered in the past. Students from ASB and other schools, ages 9-18, may register for one, two or all three weeks (see dates below). Dancers will be divided into Intermediate and Advanced Levels based on age and years of ballet study. Discounts are offered for early registration until April 1 and for enrollment in all 3 weeks.

Students will have the opportunity to take classes in ballet, repertory, variations, modern, Pilates and improvisation from preeminent teachers at ASB, as well as guest teachers. We have a full and exciting scheduled planned for all participants. Each week will include a self-contained curriculum followed by a showcase on Fridays.

Dates: Weeks Offered (may take as many as desired)

  1. July 9 - 13
  2. July 16 - 20
  3. July 23 - 27

Tuition:

Early enrollment by April 1:

  • Receive a 10% discount for Full Day from 9:30 am – 5:00 pm
    • $475 (1 week), $950 (any 2 weeks), $1350 (all 3 weeks, includes additional 5% off)
  • Receive an 8% discount for Half Day from 1:00 pm – 5:00 pm (Ballet focus)
    • $300 (1 week), $600 (any 2 weeks), $850 (all 3 weeks, includes additional 5% off)

After April 1:

  • Full Day from 9:30 am – 5:00 pm
    • $525 (1 week), $1050 (any 2 weeks), $1500 (all 3 weeks, includes additional 5% off)
  • Half Day from 1:00 pm – 5:00 pm (Ballet focus)
    • $325 (1 week), $650 (any 2 weeks), $925 (all 3 weeks, includes additional 5% off)

Sample Schedules

** Advanced Level (Rising Level 6+ OR Grade 7-12 — 3 years of ballet training required) or Intermediate Level (Rising Level 3-5 OR Grade 4-6)**

Details will be determined by level placement.

Full Day: 9:30 am – 5:00 pm

9:30 am -10:45 am: Pilates/Improvisation
10:30 am – 12 pm: Modern/Contemporary
12 pm – 1 pm: Lunch/Break
1 pm – 2:30 pm: Ballet
2:30 – 3:30: Pointe/Pre-pointe or Character
3:45 pm – 5 pm: Repertory/Performance

Half Day: 1:00 pm – 5:00 pm

1 pm – 2:30 pm: Ballet
2:30 – 3:30: Pointe/Pre-pointe or Character
3:45 pm – 5 pm: Repertory/Performance

At the end of each week-long session, there will be a small showcase for families to present the students’ work.

Enrollment is limited, so please sign up as soon as you can to ensure your space.

Classic Ballet Stories Dance Camp

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Classic Ballet Stories Dance Camp is a way for our younger students, ages 4-8 to learn about the famous story ballets in a fun, creative, and meaningful way. The daily syllabus will include a 45-minute ballet class, a short snack break, then an hour classic ballet story with craft project, including an improvisation dance scene from the story, using props and classic ballet music. There will be a small showcase to present the students’ work at the end of the week. Space is limited on a first come first served basis.

Dates: (make take one or both)

  1. July 16-20
  2. July 23-27

Tuition: $165/week

Open Classes in August

Tuesdays and Thursdays beginning August 14 for Intermediate and Advanced. $15 per class, more details to follow.

Pre-pointe/Pointe Refresher

A new program for rising level 5s and 6s to take a 45-minute introduction to pointe, or pointe-refresher. Students beginning pointe must pass the pointe exam by the end of the Spring 2018 term. All students must attend the Open Class that day in advance to be warm for pointe.

Dates: August 21/23, and 28/30 (must take all classes)

Tuition: $75 (does not include the cost of the Open Intermediate class beforehand).

Registration to follow soon.

Questions should be directed to Lindsay Moncrieff at Lindsay.moncrieff@actonschoolofballet.com or by calling 978-263-6572.

Classes fill quickly and registration forms are processed on a first-come, first-served basis. We keep our class sizes low to ensure a quality educational experience for all. Full tuition must follow the registration form to hold a student’s spot and is non-refundable.