Dance Loft on 14 offers Classical Ballet Classes from Beginner to the Advanced and Professional Level Dancer.
This class will be focused towards the advanced and professional level dancer. Class will be instructed by Sona Kharatian of The Washington Ballet. Sona has danced with with Orlando Ballet, the Trey McIntyre Project and Copenhagen International Ballet under direction of Alexander Kolpin, and was a guest artist with ARKA Ballet under the direction of Roudolf Kharatian.
Ballet Class with Elizabeth Gaither, of American Ballet Theater and the Washington Ballet, follows a yoga & stretch class also led by Ms. Gaither. She is a certified vinyasa yoga teacher and enjoys helping others to improve their lives through the power of yoga, meditation and movement. Since her retirement from the stage in 2012 Elizabeth has been teaching and coaching students and professional dancers.
This class is designed to physically enhance the males ballet technique in both classical and contemporary forms of ballet. The class will switch between classical bar and or contemporary into contemporary center or classical. The class will focus on creativity and artistic skills
The class is OPEN and tailored to all dancers and students, regardless of level, and is carefully-crafted, personalized and structured in providing a sound syllabus with emphasis on growth, development, accessibility and artistry, deeply-rooted in ballet pedagogy and technique.