Birmingham Ballet
2198 Columbiana Road - Suite 100
 Birmingham, Alabama 35216
Phone: 205-979-9492
Pre-Pointe & Beginner Pointe Camp
10 & Up (Rising Ballet Level III & Up)
This program is designed for students that are ready to begin lessons in pre-pointe shoes and/or have less than
one year experience dancing in pointe shoes.   
The Pre-Pointe & Beginner Pointe Camp includes daily class in ballet technique in addition to pointe technique.  Dancers will learn how to sew ribbons
and elastic on their shoes, how to tie their ribbons correctly, and how to do their own hair and make-up.  In addition, students will have lessons in
dance history and in contemporary dance.  Dancers take four classes daily. Instructors include BBA Faculty.   Students will complete the Camp having
learned valuable skills for the successful study of pointe.

1 Week Program at Birmingham Ballet Academy: July 10 -14
Time: Monday through Friday  10:00 a.m. - 4:00 p.m.

Sample Schedule:
10:0-11:30 Ballet Technique
11:30 - 11:45 Break
11:45 - 1:00 Pointe Essentials - How to... prepare your shoes, do your hair, do your make-up, etc.
1 - 1:45 Lunch break with dance video and discussion
1:45 - 3:00 Pre-Pointe/Pointe Technique Class
3:00 - 4:00 Dance History & Terminology, Contemporary

Tuition:  $400 per session

August Summer Bridge
Ages 10 - Adult (Beginner Intermediate - Advanced in rising Ballet Level III & Up)
2 Wk August Summer Bridge at Birmingham Ballet Academy: August 1 - 10
Time: M/W/Th 4:45 - 6:15 p.m.
Tuition: $145
Bonus: Summer Bridge is offered free of charge to students attending Birmingham Ballet Academy Summer Intensive Sessions A & B or the
Summer Intensive and International Tour.

AGES 10 & UP

AGES 2 1/2 - 10