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The CSU Dance Conservatory offers classes in classical ballet, jazz, lyrical and tap for ages 4 through adult. Classes typically run August through May, with summer sessions also available. To learn more about this program and to view the class schedule,visit the ballet website at http://ballet.columbusstate.edu Call Continuing Education at 706.507.8070 to register.
 
Students are introduced to a more in-depth study of ballet technique and will continue to learn new skills using proper ballet terminology as well as individual expression, music interpretation, spontaneity, storytelling, and team work.

Start date: 01/08/18

End date: 05/07/18

Total Cost: $0.00

Schedule : Weekly - Mon 4:00 PM - 5:00 PM; 16 sessions; starting 1/8/2018, ending 5/7/2018 ; Class Skip Dates : (No class on 1/15/2018, 3/25/2018, 3/26/2018, 3/27/2018, 3/28/2018, 3/29/2018, 3/30/2018, 3/31/2018, 4/1/2018)

Instructor : Laura Johnson 

Location : Rankin Arts Center Location : 
  Rankin Arts Center.

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This is an intense program designed for more serious students. With a minimum of three classes of required training per week,  students will begin to focus on and prepare for pointe training.  Students may be invited to participate in selected community outreach activities through the year.  New students must be evaluated prior to placement.

Start date: 01/08/18

End date: 05/07/18

Total Cost: $0.00

Schedule : Weekly - Mon 5:00 PM - 6:30 PM; 16 sessions; starting 1/8/2018, ending 5/7/2018 ; Class Skip Dates : (No class on 1/15/2018, 3/25/2018, 3/26/2018, 3/27/2018, 3/28/2018, 3/29/2018, 3/30/2018, 3/31/2018, 4/1/2018)

Instructor : Bridget Adams 

Location : Rankin Arts Center Location : 
  Rankin Arts Center.

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This program is designed for students who enjoy the challenge of more advanced training or would like to pursue a professional career in dance with up to five classes per week of training en pointe and technique classes. Students may be involved in community outreach activities. New students must be evaluated prior to placement.

Start date: 01/08/18

End date: 05/07/18

Total Cost: $0.00

Schedule : Weekly - Mon 5:00 PM - 6:30 PM; 16 sessions; starting 1/8/2018, ending 5/7/2018 ; Class Skip Dates : (No class on 1/15/2018, 3/25/2018, 3/26/2018, 3/27/2018, 3/28/2018, 3/29/2018, 3/30/2018, 3/31/2018, 4/1/2018)

Instructor : Lisa Carter 

Location : Rankin Arts Center Location : 
  Rankin Arts Center.

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This level is for the most advanced dancers who have experience dancing en pointe. Up to 9 hours of training on pointe and technique available weekly. New students must be evaluated prior to placement.

Start date: 01/08/18

End date: 05/07/18

Total Cost: $0.00

Schedule : Weekly - Mon 6:30 PM - 8:00 PM; 16 sessions; starting 1/8/2018, ending 5/7/2018 ; Class Skip Dates : (No class on 1/15/2018, 3/25/2018, 3/26/2018, 3/27/2018, 3/28/2018, 3/29/2018, 3/30/2018, 3/31/2018, 4/1/2018)

Instructor : Bridget Adams 

Location : Rankin Arts Center Location : 
  Rankin Arts Center.

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This level is for pre professional dancers who have experience dancing en pointe. Up to 9 hours of training on pointe and technique available weekly. New students must be evaluated prior to placement. New students must be evaluated prior to placement. A minimum or 6 technique classes per week.

Start date: 01/08/18

End date: 05/07/18

Total Cost: $0.00

Schedule : Weekly - Mon 6:30 PM - 8:00 PM; 16 sessions; starting 1/8/2018, ending 5/7/2018 ; Class Skip Dates : (No class on 1/15/2018, 3/25/2018, 3/26/2018, 3/27/2018, 3/28/2018, 3/29/2018, 3/30/2018, 3/31/2018, 4/1/2018)

Instructor : Lisa Carter 

Location : Rankin Arts Center Location : 
  Rankin Arts Center.

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Students are introduced to a more in-depth study of ballet technique. Introduction of new skills using proper ballet terminology will continue throughout all levels as well as individual expressions of feelings, music interpretation, spontaneity, story-telling, and team-work. It is suggested that students take two classes per week. New students must be evaluated prior to placement.

Start date: 01/08/18

End date: 05/07/18

Total Cost: $0.00

Schedule : Weekly - Mon 4:00 PM - 5:00 PM; 16 sessions; starting 1/8/2018, ending 5/7/2018 ; Class Skip Dates : (No class on 1/15/2018, 3/25/2018, 3/26/2018, 3/27/2018, 3/28/2018, 3/29/2018, 3/30/2018, 3/31/2018, 4/1/2018)

Instructor : Elizabeth James 

Location : Rankin Arts Center Location : 
  Rankin Arts Center.

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With two classes per week, more detail and in depth understanding of classical ballet technique is taught. Strength and mastery of some of the most important skills are emphasized and expected.

Start date: 01/09/18

End date: 05/01/18

Total Cost: $0.00

Schedule : Weekly - Tue 5:00 PM - 6:00 PM; 16 sessions; starting 1/9/2018, ending 5/1/2018 ; Class Skip Dates : (No class on 1/15/2018, 3/25/2018, 3/26/2018, 3/27/2018, 3/28/2018, 3/29/2018, 3/30/2018, 3/31/2018, 4/1/2018)

Instructor : Kylie Casino 

Location : Rankin Arts Center Location : 
  Rankin Arts Center.

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At this level the training is more rigorous and demanding, and a minimum of three classes of training per week is recommended for best possible progression. New steps and more challenging combinations are introduced. Strength and mastery of all skills is expected. New students must be evaluated prior to placement.

Start date: 01/09/18

End date: 05/01/18

Total Cost: $0.00

Schedule : Weekly - Tue 6:00 PM - 7:15 PM; 16 sessions; starting 1/9/2018, ending 5/1/2018 ; Class Skip Dates : (No class on 1/15/2018, 3/25/2018, 3/26/2018, 3/27/2018, 3/28/2018, 3/29/2018, 3/30/2018, 3/31/2018, 4/1/2018)

Instructor : Kylie Casino 

Location : Rankin Arts Center Location : 
  Rankin Arts Center.

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This class is designed to increase the level of technical proficiency for barre and center floor work. A continuing emphasis is placed on musicality, joy of movement, body alignment and overall strengthening.

Start date: 01/09/18

End date: 05/01/18

Total Cost: $0.00

Schedule : Weekly - Tue 6:00 PM - 7:30 PM; 16 sessions; starting 1/9/2018, ending 5/1/2018 ; Class Skip Dates : (No class on 1/15/2018, 3/25/2018, 3/26/2018, 3/27/2018, 3/28/2018, 3/29/2018, 3/30/2018, 3/31/2018, 4/1/2018)

Instructor : Lisa Carter 

Location : Rankin Arts Center Location : 
  Rankin Arts Center.

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This class will lead to a deeper study of ballet technique. Ballet etiquette is part of the curriculum, and children will be introduced to steps using proper ballet terminology. At this level, individual expression of feelings, music interpretation, spontaneity, storytelling and team work are taught. Students take one class per week.

Start date: 01/09/18

End date: 05/01/18

Total Cost: $0.00

Schedule : Weekly - Tue 4:00 PM - 4:45 PM; 16 sessions; starting 1/9/2018, ending 5/1/2018 ; Class Skip Dates : (No class on 1/15/2018, 3/25/2018, 3/26/2018, 3/27/2018, 3/28/2018, 3/29/2018, 3/30/2018, 3/31/2018, 4/1/2018)

Instructor : Kylie Casino 

Location : Rankin Arts Center Location : 
  Rankin Arts Center.

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Our program emphasizes the eight elements of movement: centering, gravity, balance, posture, gesture, rhythm, moving in space, and breathing. These elements are not only the foundation of dance but also necessary skills as children develop physically and emotionally in order to get ready for more formal and structured instruction. Students take one class per week.

Start date: 01/10/18

End date: 05/02/18

Total Cost: $0.00

Schedule : Weekly - Wed 4:00 PM - 4:45 PM; 16 sessions; starting 1/10/2018, ending 5/2/2018 ; Class Skip Dates : (No class on 1/15/2018, 3/25/2018, 3/26/2018, 3/27/2018, 3/28/2018, 3/29/2018, 3/30/2018, 3/31/2018, 4/1/2018)

Instructor : Elizabeth James 

Location : Rankin Arts Center Location : 
  Rankin Arts Center.

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This class explores various jazz dance styles and helps increase the strength, alignment, and flexibility of each dancer. New steps and more challenging combinations are introduced. Some ballet training is required.

Start date: 01/10/18

End date: 05/02/18

Total Cost: $0.00

Schedule : Weekly - Wed 5:00 PM - 6:00 PM; 16 sessions; starting 1/10/2018, ending 5/2/2018 ; Class Skip Dates : (No class on 1/15/2018, 3/25/2018, 3/26/2018, 3/27/2018, 3/28/2018, 3/29/2018, 3/30/2018, 3/31/2018, 4/1/2018)

Instructor : Kylie Casino 

Location : Rankin Arts Center Location : 
  Rankin Arts Center.

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