Pre-Pointe

Registration Closed

Day of the week: Tuesdays
Duration: Sep 10th 2019 until May 12th 2020
Time: 6:50 PM until 7:50 PM
Age: 13 years to 17 years
Spots Remaining: 0
Price: $580.00

Pre-Pointe is the next step in your child's ballet training.  This class will focus on improving technique and coordination with attention to detail as well as developing artistry and expression in a safe and fun environment. There will be an emphasis on strengthening footwork. The class will include barre, centrework combinations and across the floor turn and jump progressions. The  dancers will develop a strong base, proper alignment and clean technique.
This class runs September -May but is NOT part of the performance Program
Attire will consist of a bodysuit, pink tights, ballet slippers, with hair worn in a bun.

Camille

Instructor

Camille Ensminger has trained and performed for many years in ballet, jazz, tap, flamenco and contemporary dance. She has performed for 10 years with Orchesis Dance Group at the University of Alberta. Camille is a company member of Synaethesis Dance Theatre, performing at the Edmonton International Fringe Theatre Festival over the past several years in shows including Letters and Words (nominated for a Sterling Award for Outstanding Fringe production), Self(ish), and Felix Checks Out, and in other company productions including The Heliotrope. She performed at the Chinook Series festival in The Yellow Wallpaper. Camille most recently performed at Fringe 2018 in The Soldier's Tale, accompanied by members of the Edmonton Symphony Orchestra. She dances in festivals such as Nextfest and the Feats Festival of Dance and is involved in other dance projects. Camille teaches jazz classes at the Univeristy of Alberta Orchesis Dance Program, contemporary dance, ballet and dance conditioning classes at dance studios and is a certified Xtend Barre instructor. Camille has a B.A. degree from the University of Alberta in Modern Languages (French, Italian and Spanish).

 

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