Kids' Ballet Classes



Let's dance!

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 work, and floorwork, this class furthers your child's understanding of dance fundamentals, expression through movement, and graceful poise.

Ballet classes will have the opportunity to perform in dance recitals hosted by the Old Town School throughout the year.

List of All Ballet (12 found)

Pre-Ballet

3½ - 5 years

45 minutes  ·  Once a week for 8 weeks  ·  $156 ($146 members)

Friday or Sunday with Nancy Teinowitz or Monica Thomas

An introduction to positions, steps, and floorwork through games and movement!

Ballet 1

5 - 8 years

60 minutes  ·  Once a week for 8 weeks  ·  $184 ($174 members)

Tuesday, Saturday or Sunday with Monica Thomas or Shawn Lent

Explore fundamentals with barre work and center exercises!

Ballet 2

6 - 9 years

60 minutes  ·  Once a week for 24 weeks  ·  $552 ($522 members)

The next session of Kids Dance begins the week of June 25th. Registration opens for current students on Monday, May 15th and for new students on Monday, May 21st. Come dance with us!

Ballet 3

7 - 12 years

60 minutes  ·  Once a week for 24 weeks  ·  $552 ($522 members)

The next session of Kids Dance begins the week of June 25th. Registration opens for current students on Monday, May 15th and for new students on Monday, May 21st. Come dance with us!

Ballet 3 - 4

8-14 yrs

70 minutes  ·  Once a week for 24 weeks  ·  $600 ($570 members)

The next session of Kids Dance begins the week of June 25th. Registration opens for current students on Monday, May 15th and for new students on Monday, May 21st. Come dance with us!

Ballet 4

10 - 14 years

80 minutes  ·  Once a week for 24 weeks  ·  $648 ($618 members)

The next session of Kids Dance begins the week of June 25th. Registration opens for current students on Monday, May 15th and for new students on Monday, May 21st. Come dance with us!

Pre-Pointe

10 - 15 years

45 minutes  ·  Once a week for 24 weeks  ·  $468 ($438 members)

Ballet Technique: Level 3

8 - 14 years

60 minutes  ·  Once a week for 8 weeks  ·  $184 ($174 members)

The next session of Kids Dance begins the week of June 25th. Registration opens for current students on Monday, May 15th and for new students on Monday, May 21st. Come dance with us!

Ballet Technique: Level 3 & 4

8 - 14 years

70 minutes  ·  Once a week for 8 weeks  ·  $200 ($190 members)

If you would like to be contacted when this class runs again, please email Program Manager Kim Davis with your contact information.

Tap & Ballet: 3 - 4½ years

3 - 4½ years

60 minutes  ·  Once a week for 8 weeks  ·  $184 ($174 members)

The next session of Kids Dance begins the week of April 30th. Registration opens for current students on Monday, March 19th and for new students on Monday, March 26th. Come dance with us!

Tap & Ballet: 4½ - 5 years

4½ - 5 years

60 minutes  ·  Once a week for 8 weeks  ·  $184 ($174 members)

The next session of Kids Dance begins the week of April 30th. Registration opens for current students on Monday, March 19th and for new students on Monday, March 26th. Come dance with us!

Dance Camp 7-13 years

7 year(s)

360 minutes  ·  Once a week for 1 week  ·  $500 ($500 members)

Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday or Friday with Staff

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