Fall/Spring 2017-2018 Schedule
Preschool Combination Class, ages 3 to 5/6
Half an hour of pre-ballet and a half an hour of pre-tap. This is a very fun environment that allows the student to become familiar with a studio setting and movement.
Thursday: 4:45 pm to 5:30 pm
Beginner level barre and center work along with terminology. Ballet classes are for ages 5 and up. Ballet is the foundation of all dance forms. It is recommended that students take at least two ballet classes
Beginning Ballet/Jazz I, Ages 5 to 6/7
Wednesday: 5:30pm to 6:30pm
Beginning Ballet II, Ages 6/7 to 12/13
Monday: 5:30pm to 6:30pm
Wednesday: 5:30pm to 6:300pm
Intermediate to Advanced level barre and center work along with terminology. Ballet Classes are for ages 10 and up or by directors discretion. Ballet is the foundation of all dance forms. It is recommended that students take at least three ballet classes. All classes include a pointe option at the end of class. Advanced level students encouraged to take most of the class on pointe. Must be given permission from the director.
Tuesday: 6:30pm to 8:00pm
Wednesday: 6:30pm to 7:30pm with Partnering
Wednesday: 7:30pm to 8:45/9:00pm
Thursday: 6:30pm to 8:00pm
Friday: 7:00pm to 8:30pm
Pointe, Variations and Repertory
Focus primarily on barre and some center work, with classical ballet variations. Must be granted permission by the director and at least 10 to 11 years of age.
Monday: 7:30pm to 8:30 pm Beginning
Tuesday: 8:00pm to 9:00pm Int/Adv
Adult Open Ballet
Open beginning level class for adults looking to learn classical ballet.
Saturday: 10am to 11am
Pre Pro Rehearsal and Nutcracker Rehearsal Saturdays and Sundays
TBA during performance season. Please see director for information.
Modern and Contemporary
Focuses on Intermediate to Advanced center modern combinations and choreography. Ages 10 and up or directors discretion.
Tuesday: 5:30pm to 6:30pm Int/Adv ages 10 and up
Friday: 6:00pm to 7:00pm Beginning
This class includes jazz style center work, combinations and choreographed center work. Ages 7 and up.
Mon and Wed: Beginning Jazz II, Ages 8 to 12/13, 6:30pm to 7:30pm
Beginning Hip Hop
Includes center work, combinations and choreography. Ages 6 1/2 to 12 years old
Wednesday: 4:30 to 5:30pm Ages 8 and up
Includes center work, combinations and choreography. Excellent for children and teens interested in Musical Theater. Ages 10 years old and up
Thursday: 5:30 pm to 6:30 pm
Beginning Children’s theater class encourages collaboration and active imaginations. Interactive and fun, the class teaches kids to work together, boost their self esteem, develop skills that they could use to better their dance and musical theater techniques.
Monday 4:30 to 5:15pm
Private coaching and lessons are also encouraged and available.
***Schedule is subject to change. Please contact the studio.***
The CNJ Ballet Pre Professional Company Program
This program is for the serious dancer that wishes to gain a strong foundation in Classical/Contemporary Ballet and other dance forms.
Pre-Professional company members must take a minimum of 3 classes per week. Two of the classes must be the Pre-Pro Tuesday Ballet/Pointe Class and one other ballet class during the weekday session. Students have the option of choosing their elective classes.
Pre-Professional students are encouraged to take more the 3 classes per week in order to achieve the highest performance level. Currently there is not an age limit but students must be at the Intermediate to Advanced level, which is determined by the director. Pre-Professional students are required to come in for set rehearsal times throughout the year.
The program is by invitation and/or audition. Please contact the office if you wish to audition for The CNJ Ballet Pre-Professional Company.
2017-2018 CNJBT and Performance Schedule
July: beginning level summer intensives and pre ballet Princess camp
August: intermediate and advanced level summer intensive.
- August 1st 2016: September Tuition Due
- September 5th 2017: Classes Start
- September 5th: Nutcracker Fees due
- October 8th and 9th: No Class Fall Break
- October 31st: Halloween no class Studio Closed
- November 20th-26th: Thanksgiving Break Studio Closed
- December 7th: D/R Nutcracker @ Villa Victoria
- December 8th: Nutcracker @Villa Victoria
- December 10th: Nutcracker community show @Carslake Community Center
- December 22ndh thru Jan 1st: Winter Break Studio Closed Reopens Jan 2nd
- January 2nd: Winter/Spring Classes Start
- January 2nd: Recital Fees Due
- Spring Break: March 30th thru April 8th Follows Bordentown TWP Schools
- May 25th thru 28th: Memorial Day Weekend Studio Closed
- June: Recital: D/R: June 21st and Show June 22nd