Youth Ballet

COVID-19 Guidelines for Dance & Yoga Classes:

  • Please don’t come to class if you are sick, have been feeling ill, or have come in contact with an individual diagnosed with COVID-19 within the last 14 days.

  • Class sizes have been reduced to allow for sufficient physical distancing. Participants will be spaced at least 6 feet apart in the dance studio, with markings provided on floor.

  • We ask you to please wash or sanitize your hands upon entry.

  • Masks are recommended for those who are NOT vaccinated.

  • For children’s classes, we ask that only one adult accompany each child to help limit the amount of people in the waiting area.  For those waiting in the building during class, we ask that you wear a mask and maintain physical distancing of 6ft from anyone who is not in your household.

  • Please check-in with instructor upon arrival, providing your name and phone number to aid with contact tracing.

Scholarships Available!

Creative Movement

For Ages 2 - 4


November 5 - December 17, 2021
6 Week Session

Fridays 10:30 - 11am
$60 non-members, $54 members
No class Thanksgiving week!
Minimum # of students to hold the class = 3
Maximum # of students per class = 8

With instructor Kristi Epping! 

30-minute introduction to all of the dance forms and includes movement and rhythm games done to inspiring music.  This class focuses on body part identification, free expression, and spatial awareness for the tiniest of dancers.

Read more about KRISTI

Please print & fill out this form to bring on the 1st day of class.  Forms also available at CCA.

Intro to Ballet

For Ages 4 - 6


OCTOBER 12 - NOVEMBER 16, 2021    FULL
Tuesdays 5:15 - 6:00pm
6 Week Session

$79 non-members, $71.10 members
 

Minimum # of students to hold the class = 4
Maximum # of students per class = 8

With instructor Beamer Baumann! 

No experience required! This class will introduce students to the flow of a ballet class. Barre, Centre, and Reverence will be taught in creative ways to awaken a love for ballet and lyrical movement. Your child will be encouraged to use their imagination, discipline their body, and learn the art of performing all while playing games and memorizing choreography. Students will learn a complete dance in 6 weeks and have the opportunity to show family and friends their new skills at the November Recital! 

Dress Code:
Pink Ballet shoes and leotard required. Hair neatly pulled back and no jewelry.
Recital Information:

Costume measurements and payment due first week of class. Students unable to attend dress rehearsal November 19 will not be able to perform November 20. If student is unable to participate in recital please notify instructor first week of class. Students are expected to practice the choreography taught each week on their own time to ensure they are prepared to perform. Miss Beamer reserves the right to deny any student the privilege to perform in the recital due to poor attendance, lack of practice, or inability to listen to instructions that could risk individuals or classmates physical safety.

Read more about BEAMER

Please print & fill out this form to bring on the 1st day of class.  Forms also available at CCA.

Lyrical Ballet

For Ages 7 - 11


SEPTEMBER 22 - NOVEMBER 17, 2021    CANCELED
Wednesdays 7:00 - 8:15pm
9 Week Session

$124 non-members, $111 members

 

Minimum # of students to hold the class = 4
Maximum # of students per class = 8

With instructor Beamer Baumann!

No experience required! In a non-competitive atmosphere students will learn the typical ballet barre warm up and dance technique. Using the foundation of ballet, this class will explore lyrical movement with the body paired with emotional performance techniques. Participants will be encouraged to use their imaginations and have fun all while learning the discipline of ballet. Students will learn a complete dance in 9 weeks and have the opportunity to show family and friends their new skills at the November Recital! 

Dress Code:

Pink Ballet shoes and leotard or black leggings and black top required. Hair neatly pulled back and no jewelry.

Recital Information:

Costume measurements and payment due first week of class. Students unable to attend dress rehearsal November 19 will not be able to perform November 20. If student is unable to participate in recital please notify instructor first week of class. Students are expected to practice the choreography taught each week on their own time to ensure they are prepared to perform. Miss Beamer reserves the right to deny any student the privilege to perform in the recital due to poor attendance, lack of practice, or inability to listen to instructions that could risk individuals or classmates physical safety.

Read more about BEAMER

Please print & fill out this form to bring on the 1st day of class.  Forms also available at CCA.

Lyrical Ballet

For Ages 12 - 16

SEPTEMBER 27 - NOVEMBER 15, 2021    CANCELED
Mondays 4:15 - 5:00pm
8 Week Session

$124 non-members, $111 members
 

Minimum # of students to hold the class = 3
Maximum # of students per class = 8

With instructor Beamer Baumann!

No experience required! In a non competitive atmosphere students will learn the typical ballet barre warm up and dance technique. Using the foundation of ballet, this class will explore lyrical movement with the body paired with emotional performance techniques. Participants will be encouraged to use their imaginations and have fun all while learning the discipline of ballet. Students will learn a complete dance in 8 weeks and have the opportunity to show family and friends their new skills at the November Recital! 

Dress Code:
Pink Ballet shoes and leotard or black leggings and black top required. Hair neatly pulled back and no jewelry.
Recital Information:
Costume measurements and payment due first week of class. Students unable to attend dress rehearsal November 19 will not be able to perform November 20. If student is unable to participate in recital please notify instructor first week of class. Students are expected to practice the choreography taught each week on their own time to ensure they are prepared to perform. Miss Beamer reserves the right to deny any student the privilege to perform in the recital due to poor attendance, lack of practice, or inability to listen to instructions that could risk individuals or classmates physical safety.

Read more about BEAMER

Please print & fill out this form to bring on the 1st day of class.  Forms also available at CCA.

CANCELLATION POLICY

Weather-Related 
In the event that Charlevoix Public Schools are closed due to inclement weather, classes will be cancelled. To the best of our ability, CCA will schedule a make-up class. Refunds will not be provided if the student is unable to attend a rescheduled class.

Minimum Enrollment
If a class does not have the minimum number of students enrolled, CCA will notify you prior to the first session that the class is cancelled and will offer a full refund to the student. (Credit card payments will be refunded to the same card and check & cash payments will be refunded by check.)

Student Withdrawal

Due to artist/instructor preparations and travel, we do not provide refunds.