February 18 10:00 am

Ben will lead a half-day intensive for the beginner dancer ready for more! This class is perfect for those that wish to dig deeper into their technique with in depth instruction and a lot of fun! The day will begin with a conditioning class or yoga followed by a ballet technique class. There will be a Turnin’ Tips class for dancers to really hone in on their pirouettes followed by an hour of Repertoire, where dancers will learn excerpts from current Smuin company repertoire!

Check out the schedule below for times.

10:00-11:00 am

Yoga

Instructor: Tess Lane

A gentle way to start our day, a yoga class designed to prepare the body for ballet!

11:15- 12:45 pm

 BALLET TECHNIQUE

Instructor: Ben Warner

Ballet class for the intermediate dancer, focusing on the intricasies of ballet technique. Ben’s classes blend musculature, physics and humor as we learn more about our bodies in the pursuit of ballet perfection!

1:00-1:30 pm

TECHNIQUE TIPS

Instructor: Ben Warner

This class will zoom in on an aspect of ballet technique so students can really dive deep and feel stronger.

1:30-2:30 pm

REPERTOIRE

Instructor: Ben Warner

Learn excerpts from Smuin Ballet’s current repertoire!