Kids' Ballet Classes



Let's dance!

Ballet at the Old Town School is an introduction to the classical and modern dance styles for boys and girls. With ballet positions, terminology, basic steps, barre work, and floorwork, this class furthers your child's understanding of dance fundamentals, expression through movement, and graceful poise.

Ballet classes will have the opportunity to perform in dance recitals hosted by the Old Town School throughout the year.

List of All Ballet (12 found)

Pre-Ballet

3½ - 5 years

45 minutes  ·  Once a week for 8 weeks  ·  $156 ($146 members)

Monday, Friday, Saturday or Sunday with Lyn Cole, Nancy Teinowitz, Monica Thomas or Allison Grabarczyk

An introduction to positions, steps, and floorwork through games and movement!

Ballet 1

5 - 8 years

60 minutes  ·  Once a week for 8 weeks  ·  $184 ($174 members)

Tuesday, Saturday or Sunday with Monica Thomas or Shawn Lent

Explore fundamentals with barre work and center exercises!

Ballet 2

6 - 9 years

60 minutes  ·  Once a week for 8 weeks  ·  $184 ($174 members)

Sunday with Monica Thomas

Continue exploring ballet fundamentals including terminology, basic steps, barre work, and floor routines!

Ballet 3

7 - 12 years

60 minutes  ·  Once a week for 24 weeks  ·  $552 ($522 members)

The next session of Kids Dance begins the week of June 25th. Registration opens for current students on Monday, May 15th and for new students on Monday, May 21st. Come dance with us!

Ballet 3 - 4

8-14 yrs

70 minutes  ·  Once a week for 24 weeks  ·  $600 ($570 members)

The next session of Kids Dance begins the week of June 25th. Registration opens for current students on Monday, May 15th and for new students on Monday, May 21st. Come dance with us!

Ballet 4

10 - 14 years

80 minutes  ·  Once a week for 24 weeks  ·  $648 ($618 members)

The next session of Kids Dance begins the week of June 25th. Registration opens for current students on Monday, May 15th and for new students on Monday, May 21st. Come dance with us!

Pre-Pointe

10 - 15 years

45 minutes  ·  Once a week for 24 weeks  ·  $468 ($438 members)

Ballet Technique: Level 3

8 - 14 years

60 minutes  ·  Once a week for 8 weeks  ·  $184 ($174 members)

Thursday with Nancy Teinowitz

Explore sophisticated rhythm and movement while focusing on technique!

Ballet Technique: Level 3 & 4

8 - 14 years

70 minutes  ·  Once a week for 8 weeks  ·  $200 ($190 members)

Wednesday with Nancy Teinowitz

Explore sophisticated rhythm and movement while focusing on technique!

Tap & Ballet: 3 - 4½ years

3 - 4½ years

60 minutes  ·  Once a week for 8 weeks  ·  $184 ($174 members)

Thursday with Lyn Cole

Tap, ballet, and a whole lot of fun!

Tap & Ballet: 4½ - 5 years

4½ - 5 years

60 minutes  ·  Once a week for 8 weeks  ·  $184 ($174 members)

Thursday with Lyn Cole

Tap, ballet, and a whole lot of fun!

Dance Camp 6-13 years

7 year(s)

360 minutes  ·  Once a week for 1 week  ·  $500 ($500 members)

Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday or Friday with Staff

The Old Town School of Folk Music, Inc.
4544 N. Lincoln Avenue, Chicago IL 60625  •  773.728.6000