Whether for fun and fitness or to develop technique and skills through exams, Innovation Dance provides a full timetable of Ballet classes offering something for everyone.
Programmes include the following RAD Graded syllabus Ballet classes:
Dance to Your Own Tune, Pre-Primary, Primary, Graded Ballet, Solo Performance Award and Vocational Graded Ballet classes.
Melody Bear & Pre-Primary and Primary in Dance
Classes prepare students for ballet and other dance genres at higher levels. They also develop:
- physical skills
- expression, and
- Musicality using a range of movement and musical styles.
At age 7 students can then progress to:
Graded Ballet (Grades 1–8) (7–14+ years)
The Graded Examinations in Dance consists of three disciplines:
- Ballet – the foundation and the most important part of the syllabus.
- Free Movement – incorporating styles such as Natural Movement, Contemporary and Classical Greek Dance.
- Character – the presentation of national styles, using original ethnic dance and music. The three styles — Hungarian, Russian and Polish — were selected due to their importance in the development of classical ballet.