Adult beginner ballet

Course summary

Have you dreamed of learning ballet, but think it’s too late? It most definitely is not!
Regardless of ability, test your skills and have fun!

The overarching aim is to create a safe, supportive environment to help build confidence level and learn basic beginner ballet technique through simple barre exercises, corner and centre work. You might learn some new terminology too!

What you will learn

  • stretching and reconnecting with your body
  • strengthening your core stabilisers / muscles
  • improve balance and posture
  • increase flexibility(in a safe & steady way)

What you need to bring

  • water bottle
  • towel
  • wear loose and comfortable clothes
  • dance shoes only if you have them, otherwise socks *No runners or hard shoes

About the tutor

Amelia (Millie) Leach is a passionate young dance teacher who has extensive experience in performing and teaching. Having previously worked within the local dance community for six years, she has a strong enthusiasm for bringing opportunities for dance and movement further into the community sector.

Combining her Certificate IV in full time dance, work experience and variety of performance experience (most recently WMTC’s May-June season of Mamma Mia and Scimm Dance Company’s ‘Nexus’ program), she hopes to foster a safe, fun environment for young movers to learn creatively.

On offer – numerous term-based classes tailored to different ages, from toddler and preschool creative movement classes all the way to intermediate jazz classes!

Course cost

COST: $160.00

Class availability: 13 PLACES REMAINING

Course dates

Tuesday 11 October
6.00pm – 7.00pm (8 sessions)  *No class on 1 November

Book this course

To enrol in this course, fill out the form below. Remember to add the details of any other students who are part of your booking.

Please note: This class requires a minimum number of students to go ahead. For this reason, we encourage students to book at least 5 days prior to the course/workshop. In the unlikely event that we don't get enough enrolments, we may need to postpone to a later date or cancel the course/workshop. You will be advised via email or text prior to the class commencing.

13 PLACES AVAILABLE

Enrolment details – Student 1

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How to book short courses and workshops

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Call 9687 1560 during office hours and have your credit card details ready. We accept MasterCard and Visa.

In person

Come to YCC at 59 Francis Street, Yarraville during office hours to enquire or enrol and pay in person.