Ballet Studio

The Foundation of Dance

 

Our Class Colours

To make it easy to find classes suitable for your budding dancer we have categorised our groups by colour. 
Baby Pink - Age 2-5yrs 
Lilac - School years 1-3
Purple - School years 4-6
Fushia - School years 7-9
Silver - School years 10+

 

Graded Ballet

Pointe those toes

Here at KDS Miss Keely-Anna is a fully qualified Royal Academy of Dance Teacher and all graded classes follow the RAD syllabus.

Benefits:

  • Minimum age to begin graded work is six years old.

  • Children will gain fundamental ballet technique.

  • Confidence will grow.

  • A passion for performance will be nurtured.

  • With ballet fundamentals in place children will be able to apply their skills in to all other dance styles, complimenting contempory and AcroDance especially.

  • Students have the opportunity to participate in examinations to gain extra credit for their hardwork.


Pirouette your way to a class soon and feel your passion grow!

Demi-Pointe Work

Through those toes

Demi-Pointe work is the perfect class for those wanting to gain strength and muscle memory in preparation for pointe work.


Benefits:

  • All students taking graded ballet classes three and above are required to take Demi-Pointe Work.

  • Students will work on ankle, knee and hip strength as well as strength of the intrinsic and metatarsal muscles in the feet.

  • Equipment such as pilates balls, therabands and the bosu ball are used to enhance training. 

Performance Work

Own the Stage

Our annual performances are the most loved aspect of our school. Students love to perform on the big stage.


Benefits:

  • Be inspired.

  • Embrace creativity.

  • Shine.

  • Sparkle.

  • Our performance work classes work on ballet pieces for our upcoming showcase giving students a chance to apply all their training in to a performance they will never forget!

PBT

No Pain, No Gain

PBT stands for Progressing Ballet Technique, an innotative program designed to enhance strength and flexibility specifically for dancers.


Benefits:

  • Train using Fitballs, Pilates balls, Therabands and Resistance bands.

  • Encourage muscle memory.

  • Increase strength.

  • Improve core.

  • Improve balance.

  • All students who attend graded ballet classes one and above must attend the PBT classes.

  • Students who attend other dance styles are always welcome to join PBT too!

Pointe Work

The dream shoes

Pointe shoes are the ulitmate goal for every ballerina. Here at KDS we take safety extremely seriously, NO student will be permitted to do Pointe Work until sufficient strength is gained.


Benefits:

  • Pointe work is incorporated in to the graded ballet classes.

  • Gain strength in the intrinsic and metatarsal muscles in the feet.

  • Opportunity to demonstrate new skills during our staged performances.

 

Our Venues

Our ballet classes are available at the following venues

Markfield Community Centre

Mayflower Close, Markfield, LE67 9ST

Lilac / Purple

Grade 1, PBT, Show work | Tuesday's | 16:30-17:30pm | £4.00


Purple/Fushia

Grade 2, PBT, Show work | Tuesday's | 17:10-18:10pm | £4.00


Fushia/SIlver

Grade 3, PBT, Demi-pointe, Show work | Tuesday's | 17:50-19:10pm | £5.00

Anstey St Mary's Church Rooms

Church Lane, Anstey LE7 7AF

Ballet classes are not currently available at this venue.

 

Keely-Anna's Dance Studio

07500 554736

Main Studio : Markfield Community and Sports Centre, Mayflower Close, Markfield, LE67 9ST

Studio 2:  Anstey St Mary's Church Rooms, Church Lane, Anstey, LE7 7AF

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