Introduction to Ballet with Tomomi Murata
4 classes on Thursday and Sunday
Course dates: 17, 20, 24 & 27 August
Thursday 18.30-20.00 / Sunday 10.30-12.00
Ballet is the perfect discipline to develop posture, alignment, strength, flexibility, coordination and grace. If you are new to Ballet, our Introduction to Ballet Course is the perfect way to start your journey. These classes are also suitable for those who are seeking to refresh their Ballet skills.
Tomomi Murata will take time to explain and answer your questions about the exercises, so you will feel much more comfortable to join regular Ballet beginners classes afterwards.
Our Introduction to Ballet Course provides a fun introduction to the Ballet technique and structure. The classes cover basic ballet principles in a supportive environment. Ballet terminology will be explained and demystified. The classes will cover barre work, center practice, allegro (jumps) and preparation to pirouettes (turns).
Ballet class content
Exact course content may differ depending on the duration of the course, your individual needs and those of the group. However, topics covered will generally include:
• Establish basic ballet vocabulary and the purpose of each exercise
• Develop strength, flexibility and better posture
• Improve coordination
• Broaden awareness of the body in space
• Put techniques into practice by mastering simple choreographic phrases