For children ages 4-5

Pre-Ballet classes introduce young students to the fundamentals of classical ballet by exploring creativity and expression through imaginative movement. With a dynamic syllabus designed by child development and dance education experts, these lively classes support the development of enhanced motor skills and introduce children to proper body alignment, spatial awareness, basic ballet technique and terminology, and musicality in a playful, educational environment.

PROGRAMME

These programmes have started. If you are interested in joining in the middle of the course, please contact us for a trial evaluation.

Pre-Ballet 1 (age 4+)
Tuesday 16:30-17:15
Thursday 17:00-17:45
Saturday 9:45-10:30 (Full)
The class duration is 45 minutes.

Day

Time

Term 1

Term 2

Tue

16:30-17:15

Sep 28
Oct 5, 19, 26
Nov 2, 9, 16, 23, 30
Jan 4, 11, 18, 25
(13 sessions)

Feb - June
(13 sessions)

Thur

17:00-17:45

Sep 23, 30
Oct 7, 21, 28
Nov 4, 11, 18, 25
Dec 2
Jan 6, 13, 20
(13 sessions)

Feb - June
(13 sessions)

Sat
(Full)

9:45-10:30

Sep 18, 25
Oct 2, 23, 30
Nov 6, 13, 20, 27
Jan 8, 15, 22, 29
(13 sessions)

Feb - June
(13 sessions)

Pre-Ballet 2 (age 5+)
Monday 16:00-17:00
Wednesday 17:00-18:00
Saturday 10:30-11:30 (Full)
The class duration is 60 minutes.

Day

Time

Term 1

Term 2

Mon

16:00-17:00

Sep 20, 27
Oct 4, 18, 25
Nov 1, 8, 15, 22, 29
Jan 3, 10, 17
(13 sessions)

Feb - June
(13 sessions)

Wed

17:00-18:00

Sep 29
Oct 6, 20, 27
Nov 3, 10, 17, 24
Dec 1
Jan 5, 12, 19, 26
(13 sessions)

Feb - June
(13 sessions)

Sat
(Full)

10:30-11:30

Sep 18, 25
Oct 2, 23, 30
Nov 6, 13, 20, 27
Jan 8, 15, 22, 29
(13 sessions)

Feb - June
(13 sessions)

ENROLLMENT

Students must register for the class based on their age as of 31 December 2021. Classes for the 2021–22 will be in the studios at Happy Valley in Hong Kong. Auditions are not required for Pre-Ballet level. Class size is limited and will be filled on a first-come, first-served basis. Please contact us for enrollment in the middle of the term.

TUITION

Classes will meet one day per week from September–June

FEES

Year-round Tuition:
Pre-Ballet 1 - $6,300 (26 sessions)
Pre-Ballet 2 - $7,300 (26 sessions)
Including a $300 enrollment fee each year.

Upon enrollment, students will be committing to the entire school year from September to June.

ADDITIONAL CLASSES

Teachers may arrange additional classes including extra supplementary classes and preparation classes for assessment. Additional class fees will be charged.

LEVEL PROGRESSION

Pre-Ballet level requires no audition. The syllabus is designed to build upon concepts introduced in the previous level. After completing Pre-Ballet 2, students are required to attend an entry assessment as audition and class placement for Ballet 1 and above level. A student may spend one or two years at each level. Some students may be asked to progress to another level in the mid of term. The year-end assessment of the student’s progress will determine the student’s placement the following year. 

PERFORMANCE OPPORTUNITY

Students will have the opportunity to perform in the year-end class demonstration and showcase. Students ages 7+ will have the chance to audition for exciting Hong Kong Ballet productions like The Nutcracker and more. Students who are selected for performances need to commit extra time in rehearsals.

WAITLIST

If your preferred class is full, you may request placement on the waitlist by emailing hkbworkshops@hkballet.com with your student’s full name, date of birth, and the class date and time of your preferred class.

General Information

Preparation for Classes

  1. Please arrive at the venue 5-10 minutes early for registration. 
  2. It is mandatory to wear a mask during the class until further notice. 
  3. Proper ballet attire and ballet bun are required for ballet students. For fitness classes, comfortable clothes or fitness attire are accepted.
  4. Yoga and Pilates participants are recommended to bring their own mat for hygienic purposes. 
  5. Please take good care of your belongings and do not bring any valuables.

FAQs

Can a make-up class be arranged?
If you need to skip a class due to special reasons, you may contact us to apply for a make-up class or discuss other options.

Where are the studios located?
Happy Valley, Hong Kong

More Questions?
Contact us at hkbworkshops@hkballet.com or 21059743.

Terms & Conditions

  1. The course fee is non-refundable and non-transferable, unless agreed by Hong Kong Ballet (HKB).

  2. HKB shall not under any liability in respect of any injury or illness or damage to the property of the participation in the workshop.

  3. HKB may film and photograph this workshop and may use the aforementioned film and/or photographs for marketing, promotional and educational purposes.

  4. The presenter reserves the right to change the arrangements of the workshop (including the programme, schedule, venue, instructor and any contents) at any time without prior notice.

  5. All data collected will be treated as confidential and will be used solely by HKB for communications and direct marketing purposes

  6. Arrangements during Typhoons and Rainstorms in the area of Hong Kong︰
    - The activity will be cancelled if typhoon signal No. 8 or above, or the Black Rainstorm Warning is hoisted or remains hoisted 2 hours before the activity starts. A cancellation message will be sent out via email. Refund or make-up classes will be arranged.
    - The activity will be held as scheduled if typhoon signal No. 8 or above, or the Black Rainstorm Warning is cancelled 2 hours before the activity starts.

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