Upper School and Adult Classes (Classes run June 4 - August 16) All classes are taken on a drop-in basis. Classes are $18 each or you may purchase a 10 class card for $150. Amherst Ballet is closed on Wednesday, July 4th. You do not need to register for these classes, as they are drop-in classes, but you must have an account.
Monday 5:30 - 7:00PM Open Intermediate Ballet Ponomoreva
6:00 - 7:30PM Open Intermediate/Advanced Ballet Shumway
Wednesday 5:00 -6:30PM Beginning Upper School Ballet (Open to Level 2 Students and Beginning Adults) Buettner
6:30 - 8:00PM Open Intermediate/Advanced Ballet Buettner
Thursday 5:00 - 6:30PM Open Intermediate Ballet Shumway
Lower School Classes (Classes run from June 4 to June 22) These must be paid for in advance, and are part of the extension of the current season. These classes are not drop in classes. Each class meets on their day for three weeks. Cost for the session is $55. Click here to register.
Monday 4:30 - 5:30PM Level 0 Buettner
Tuesday 4:00 - 5:00PM Pre-Training 1/2 Buettner
Thursday 4:30 - 5:30PM Level 1/2 Buettner
Summer Camps for ages 5-10
Amherst Ballet will be offering 2 one week summer camp sessions. Classes will be held Monday-Thursday from 9AM to Noon during the weeks of July 9th-12th and July 16th to the 19th. Registration deadline is June 1. The cost for the week is $150, and must be paid before camp begins.
Below is a sample schedule for the camp: 9:00AM Arrival, ballet class warm-up, and games 10:00AM Story reading 10:30AM Snack/Lunch/Bathroom break 10:50AM Arts & crafts project 11:30AM Clean-up and story adaptation 12:00PM Pick-up
If you would like to participate, please register. Payments will be expected no later than June 30. The minimum number of students required for the camp to take place will be 5. If you have any questions about the workshop, please let us know at email@example.com.
Graham and Horton Intensive Workshops
Classes taught by Amherst Ballet alumna Adele Fisk. Classes are $18 each and require pre-registration. To register for class, you must have an account set up with us. If you have questions on how to register, or you are unable to register, please email Josh Pearson, the Business Director.
These hour and a half long workshops will alternate in the instruction of Graham and Horton. These techniques, whose creation represent the advent of modern dance in America, and which continue to be a basis of contemporary dance today, are very important foundational aspects of dance training.
It is recommended you take Class I before Class II, but not required.
Monday, August 20th 5:00 - 6:30PM Graham Intensive Workshop I
Tuesday, August 21st 5:00 - 6:30PM Graham Intensive Workshop II
Wednesday, August 22nd 5:00 - 6:30PM Horton Intensive Workshop I
Thursday, August 23rd 5:00 - 6:30PM Horton Intensive Workshop II
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