The Ballet Academy Hand in hand with the extension of the Ballet Company, a School has been set up to nurture new talents for the future. It was founded at 2000 on the base of Art Center Mon-Art.
The teachers are dancers from the Company, who are also trained to teach, thus assuring continuity of style and tradition for future generations of dancers. The teachers of this school - are professional dancers with degrees and great experience in teaching. Many of whom participated in international contests and received medals and accommodations. Pupils are studying classic and modern choreography.
The close collaboration between the company and the School is crucial for the developing dancers.
The Artistic Director of the Company Valery Panov attach great importance to develop technical and artistical facilities of the young dancers. He spends a lot of time giving training and creating new choreographies for them.
At the present there are approximately 100 pupils studying. Children (boys and girls) are accepted to the School from the age of five in a preparatory class. After completing the preparatory period they join the main School and at the age of sixteen may become members of the Company.
The School gives opportunities to receive certificates in ballet. Talented pupils can be pushed forward to dance in international festivals and contests.
The students of the School perform frequently with the Company in choreographies created especially for them thereby absolving stage experience and preparing them for future work in the Company.
The new school year 2012 -2013 commences on 2nd of September.
To apply to the school you can contact us by telephone: 08-8545158, 08-8545058