4301 Harewood Road NE, Washington, DC 20017 Bloomingdale (202) 832-1087
About this activity
Introduces children to the world of classical ballet with quality training from a young dancer’s first steps. Students develop a love for dancing and a rudimentary understanding of music, as they establish the basic foundation necessary for the Pre-Academy Division.
**Dress code: Pink cap-sleeve leotard required. Dancers should arrive already dressed; 'street clothes' should be worn over dance attire upon entry. Feet must be covered at all times (flip-flops and sandals are ok). Hair is to be neatly pulled back and secured in a bun. Jewelry is not allowed except non-dangling earrings. Warm-ups are only allowed with instructor’s permission.
About this partner
The Kirov Academy of Ballet of Washington, DC is the only training program of its kind in the United States. It is a prestigious ballet and academic boarding school that prepares students ages 11-21 to become the next generation of classically trained ballet dancers through the principles and aesthetics of the Vaganova Method of Classical Ballet with world-renowned ballet instructors.
Kirov Academy of Ballet is proud to offer excellent training to young dancers through its After School Program for ages 4-17. The After School Program's highly qualified instructors work with each dancer in a step-by-step approach instilling the solid foundations of classical ballet, along with character building qualities such as focus, a strong work ethic, determination, and self-esteem.