Civic Dance Centre,
The official dance school of the Scranton Civic Ballet Company
Ages 8 - Up
A combination of Balanchine & Classical ballet technique taught for beginner, intermediate, and advanced levels. Ballet students ages 10 and up are encouraged to take more than one ballet class per week. All ballet students may become a member of the Ballet Company.
A carefully graded curriculum is taught to develop techniques needed for the more demanding program that begins at age 8.
Pre-Ballet: ages 3-7
Pre-Tap: ages 5-7
Pre-Jazz: ages 6-7
Ages 10 - Up
Contemporary is a dance form that utilizes strong ballet and jazz technique but focuses on emotional expression and freedom in the body. In contemporary, we draw upon modern, pop, and R&B sensibilities to tell a story in a more theatrical manner than classical ballet.