Once a student has mastered proper technique, the advancing ballet student will be considered for work en Pointe; taking their training a step further. Adequate ankle strength, correct placement & proper execution of ballet technique are required. An understanding of Ballet etiquette is required as well, including being on time for class, following dress code, and behavior in Ballet class. Premature pointe work can result in injury and it is at the sole discretion of the faculty whether or not a student is shows readiness. Students taking Pointe must be studying Ballet at CSDS.
Age 11+ by recommendation only