Description of Classes
Emphasis on creative dance with an introduction to basic ballet
technique. Creative dance nurtures the child to move freely, develop
music and listening skills, and express creativity through movement.
This level follows a two year syllabus.
Emphasis on ballet technique including the continual development of
musical and improvisational skills. This level follows a two year
Emphasis on ballet technique focusing on correct placement, body
alignment, and leg and arm coordination while furthering student's
ballet vocabulary, music, and performance skills. This level follows a
two year syllabus.
Continual emphasis on elements taught in Ballet II while focusing on
strengthening ankles and feet in preparation for advanced footwork and
Beginning Pointe. Girls must be at least 12 years old to begin pointe.
Students will be individually considered as to readiness for pointe
shoes. Students must attend class twice a week.
Age 12 +
In addition to attending Ballet III classes, students will stay an
extra half hour a week to study pointe. Students must obtain permission
to attend this class.
In addition to technique classes, students will take an hour per week
to study pointe. Students must obtain permission to attend this class.
Students continue to
broaden ballet technique with emphasis on extensions, advanced level
pirouettes and beats, phrasing and musicality. Students must obtain
permission to take this level and must attend a minimum of three
classes per week.
Ballet V and Advanced
This level is for the
serious student who wishes to pursue a career in dance or is
considering a college dance degree. Students must attend a minimum of
five classes per week. Ballet IV is a prerequisite to the class.
Students with excellent attendance and focus during class will be
considered for this level. The Advanced Pointe students will study a
minimum of two hour s per week of pointe and variations.
Six classes per week.
This level furthers training with a variations class in addition to
technique and pointe classes.
Oxford Ballet School
A pre-professional ballet program will be offered to the serious ballet
student 13 through 25 by an annual audition only. Students are given
many opportunities to perform throughout the year and are taught how to
prepare for auditions.
Students will learn beginning rhythm tap.
Students will learn intermediate level theatre and rhythm tap.
Students will learn intermediate/advanced level theatre and rhythm tap.
Beginner Adult Ballet
Emphasis on learning
ballet technique and basic ballet vocabulary while enjoying freedom of
Beg./Int. Adult Ballet
This class is a
continuation of the Beg. Adult Ballet. Students must have a year or
more of ballet training to attend this class.
Irish Step Dancing
Jazz / Modern Dance
Students sample a different dance genre each month. Lyrical Jazz,
Modern, & Irish Dance.
the next program offered for the career goal oriented student. This
program offered to students 18 and older by audition only, prepares the
dancer for a professional career by offering contracts to receive free
classes and opportunities to choreograph & perform.
Parties [more info]
Oxford Ballet School offers its studio space for birthday parties.
- One hour
Party guests are given
a 45 minute ballet class and a mini performance taught by one of Oxford
Ballet School's ballerinas.
- Half hour rental -$40
Party guests are
invited to dance in a 20 minute ballet class taught by one of Oxford
Or call (662)-236-4255
*Saturdays are recommended for parties.
*Some restrictions apply such as food or drink in the studio.