We believe that a good education in ballet can benefit dancers in all forms of dance at YBS. Previous participation in pre-ballet is helpful though not required.
Ballet is the basis for all dance taught at Youth Ballet. We believe that a good education in ballet can benefit dancers in all forms of dance.
Our Primary Ballet program starts at age 7 and includes both creative and technical elements.
Our ballet program is based on a combination of methods and syllabi, including the Royal Academy of Dance Syllabus. The curriculum is developmentally sound, and adaptable to various levels of ability.
Pale pink sleeveless leotard, Mondor Ballerina Pink (Color E6) tights, pale pink leather ballet slippers with elastics. No Tutus or ballet dresses. Hair must be worn in a bun.
Plain white T-shirt, plain black shorts or tights, short white socks, black ballet slippers with elastics.
Maintaining regular attendance is key to the success of a student's experience at Youth Ballet Saskatchewan.
Youth Ballet of Saskatchewan is a safe and happy environment for learning dance. Teamwork is very important and dancers are expected to treat each other and their instructors with kindness and respect in and out of the studio.
Parents and Guardians have a vital role to play in the enjoyment and learning that their children experience during classes and the year–end recital at the Youth Ballet of Saskatchewan (Youth Ballet).