Preprofessional Division

Previously Conservatory Division

Placement and advancement in the Preprofessional Division is based on Faculty Assessment. New students must take a Placement Class. The number of classes required weekly is based on level. For more information, please contact princetonballetschool@arballet.org.

All uniforms for Princeton Ballet School students can be ordered from Giselle of Princeton. Additional items such as jackets and cover-ups can be purchased as well. For complete details, hours of operation and more, please email giselleorders@gmail.com (or leave a message for her on the office phone 267-392-5866). Thank you!

 

Classes

Boys Ballet
The Boys Ballet program encompasses all levels for Boys. Beginner, Intermediate and Advanced Boy's classes are available. Boys will study in both their own classes and in their Level class with the rest of the students. Class placement is contingent upon the level of technique and number of years of studying dance. All school-aged males are eligible for full tuition scholarships.
LEARN MORE
Level 8
Level 8 Preprofessional consolidates their technique and expands their performance ability. The students leave the program ready to join the Trainee program or prepare them to continue their dance education in college. Through Princeton Ballet Workshop (PBW), Level 8 Pre-Professional has the opportunity to perform with our professional company, American Repertory Ballet.
LEARN MORE
Level 7
Level 7 Preprofessional increases the level of difficulty on the technique throughout the class. The students are expected to present and maintain a higher degree of commitment, focus, and ethics as a dancer. Through Princeton Ballet Workshop (PBW), Level 7 Preprofessional has the opportunity to perform with our professional company, American Repertory Ballet.
LEARN MORE
Level 6
Level 6 Preprofessional - The level of difficulty throughout the class greatly increases. The students are expected to present and maintain a higher degree of commitment, focus, and ethics as a dancer. Dancers are allowed one to three years in this level to achieve these goals, depending on their individual ability, attendance, and work. Through Princeton Ballet Workshop (PBW), Level 6 Preprofessional has the opportunity to perform with our professional company, American Repertory Ballet.
LEARN MORE
Level 5
Level 5 Preprofessional exposes dancers to a higher level of technique and reassures the foundation of pointe work. Students are committed to 4 classes a week. Through Princeton Ballet Workshop (PBW), Level 5 Preprofessional has the opportunity to perform with our professional company, American Repertory Ballet.
LEARN MORE
Level 4
Level 4 Preprofessional initiates the study of pointe work for the girls. Students are committed to 4 classes a week and continue developing the syllabus adding more difficult steps and longer combinations. Students can audition for children’s roles to perform in Nutcracker alongside American Repertory Ballet.
LEARN MORE