Ballet Technique 2
Intermediate Beginning Ballet Technique
TECHNIQUE OBJECTIVE 1. Acquire a degree of mastery in intermediate beginning ballet technique. These basic skills will be accomplished through active class participation and the practice of the movement vocabulary listed in the appendix. Please consult the appendix for the specific criteria and standards.
TECHNIQUE OBJECTIVE 2. Increase postural awareness; begin to correct imperfections; add physical strength, endurance, flexibility, extension, coordination, grace, precision and elevation; and improve the health and appearance of the physical body.
French Ballet Terminology and Technique
WRITING OBJECTIVE 1. Acquire a working knowledge of French ballet terminology and the correct execution for the technique appropriate at this level, then pass an objective written exam prepared by the Ballet Division.
Each student will:
- Participate fully in the technique class by dancing each class period and pass the required technique exam at the end of the semester/term, being graded on the movement vocabulary detailed in the appendix.