An introduction to ballet, this class aims to teach the basic principles of classical dance. The class follows the traditional format of warm up, ballet barre exercises and centre practice. A particular focus will be put on posture, work of the feet and legs and general coordination. Building up over the course of the term, this class is a great chance to discover the founding principals of ballet while improving your flexibility, strength and musicality.
No prior experience of ballet technique is required. The complexity of the class will increase according to the progress of the participants.
- This course is for ages 18+
- This is a 6-week course between Wed 19 Apr - Wed 24 May
Renaud Wiser is a former dancer with Ballet National de Marseille, Gothenburg Ballet, Rambert and Bonachela Dance Company. He is a founder-member of critically acclaimed dance group New Movement Collective and is the director of Renaud Wiser Dance Company.
Renaud teaches ballet and contemporary dance and is a guest teacher for many dance institutions, schools and companies in the UK and in Europe including Rambert, New Adventures, Royal Ballet School, Ballet Central, English National Ballet and Greenwich Dance amongst others.
- No class - Half Term