Ballet 2

$184 ($174 members) · 60 minutes · Weekly for 8 weeks · 6 - 9 years

Ballet at the Old Town School is an introduction to the classical and modern dance styles for boys and girls. With ballet positions, terminology, basic steps, barre and floorwork, this class furthers your child’s understanding of of dance fundamentals, expression through movement, and encourages graceful poise.


Important information about leveled dance classes for children: even if a child is the correct age for a leveled class, s/he still needs to have completed the levels before it AND must have received instructor permission in order to register for the next level!

Special Info

Girls, please wear: pale pink or black dance dress with low, attached skirt OR pale pink or black leotard with separate soft short skirt, pale pink tights with feet, and leather or canvas ballet slippers with an elastic strap. No nylon slippers, please. Hair must be pulled back in a bun. No tutus, please!

Boys, please wear: white t-shirt, black tights, leggings or sweatpants, and ballet slippers (black or white) made of leather or canvas with an elastic strap.

Class Schedules and Availability

The Old Town School of Folk Music, Inc.
4544 N. Lincoln Avenue, Chicago IL 60625  •  773.728.6000