The Lisa Macuja School of Ballet Manila

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Pasay City Branch

Quezon City Branch


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1915, Donada Street, Pasay City


Schedule of Classes: S.Y. 2016-2017

Creative Movement for Toddlers (Ages 2-3)
PhP 1,500.00/month

Our toddlers at the playful age of 2 to 3 have a lot of energy and imagination. Our classes will build on these unique qualities of our students in order to engage them in activity that will make them more spatially and kinesthetically aware of their bodies. Connections with music, rhythm, identifying direction and the imaginative work with fabrics, props & musical instruments to enhance learning and make the classes fun and engaging. This class is also a great way to warm up for Baby Ballerina classes.

 

Schedule:
Saturday 

12:00 p.m. – 1:00 p.m.

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Baby Ballerina (Ages 3-5)
PhP 2,000.00/month

Even at this young age, a Baby Ballerina student is already taught posture and stance. Placement is normally taught first with floor activities where the child is encouraged to have a straight back by executing leg and arm movements while sitting or lying down on the floor. Basic dance steps in the center include such movements as walking, running, skipping, marching and hopping. An awareness about direction, formations and rhythm is begun. Working with props, fabric, musical instruments is also employed to make the classes fun and engaging.

 

Schedule:
Saturday
11:00 a.m. – 12:00 p.m.

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Twinkle Toes (Ages 5-6)
PhP 2,500.00/month

Students learn proper ballet technique specially geared for their developing motor skills and coordination, rhythm and musicality, with an added emphasis on learning basic dance vocabulary, nutrition and reading pointers. Young students also work with fabrics, props & musical instruments to enhance learning and make the classes fun and engaging. Proper dance vocabulary is used in these classes and the student is encouraged to become a more serious ballet student. Combinations on the floor, at the barre and center work are clearly tackled as separate class activities.

Schedule:
Wednesday
6:00 p.m. – 7:00 p.m.

Saturday
10:00 a.m. – 11:00 a.m.

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Level 1B – Beginner (Ages 6-10)
PhP 2,750.00/month

Complete beginners are welcome! Learn the basics in this springboard course for classical ballet education. In this level, basic posture and pull-up are must learn concepts and a larger dance vocabulary is reinforced. Basic and arm positions are taught, as well as extensions to the front and side. First to Second Ports De Bras combinations are taught to develop hand – body – feet coordination. Many concepts of rhythm, space, direction and music patterns are introduced, and the essential concept of turning out the legs in the hip socket is emphasized but not yet required.

Schedule:
Tuesday
6:00 p.m. – 7:00 p.m. (Ballet Class)
7:00 p.m. – 8:00 p.m. (Street Dance)

Thursday
6:00 p.m. – 7:00 p.m. (Ballet Class)
7:00 p.m. – 8:00 p.m. (Modern Class)

Saturday
9:00 a.m. – 10:00 a.m. (Ballet Class)

 

Level 1A – Advanced (Ages 6-10)
PhP 3,000.00/month

Open to girls and boys: 6-10 years old with previous ballet training. Ideal for students who have had ballet classes in Level 1B and are interested in daily, more serious training. Basic ballet concepts of line, turn-out, ports de bras and proper dance posture are learned together with extensions of the legs and feet in all directions – front, side and back. First to Third ports de bras combinations are taught that already begin training of coordinating hand, arm and head positions with hips, leg and feet positions. Classes are clearly divided into Floor, Barre, Center and Across the-Room combinations. Electives are encouraged to complete the dance experience.

Schedule:

Monday
6:00 p.m. – 7:00 p.m. (Ballet Class)
7:00 p.m. – 8:00 p.m. (Street Dance)

Wednesday
6:00 p.m. – 7:00 p.m. (Ballet Class)
7:00 p.m. – 8:00 p.m. (Modern Class)

Friday
6:00 p.m. – 7:00 p.m. (Ballet Class)
7:00 p.m. – 8:00 p.m. (Pointe Class)

Saturday
10:00 a.m – 11:00 a.m. (Ballet Class)

LEVEL 2

LEVEL 2

Level 2
PhP 4,000.00/month

Level 2 students are now deemed strong enough to do Beginner Pointe class. They are also given more difficult combinations in the barre and center that builds strength on demi pointe. Turns and jumps in middle levels are introduced.

Schedule:
Tuesday
5:30 p.m. – 6:45 p.m. (Ballet Class)
6:45 p.m. – 7:45 p.m. (Modern Class)

Wednesday
5:30 p.m. – 6:45 p.m. (Ballet Class)

Thursday
5:30 p.m. – 6:45 p.m. (Ballet Class)

Friday
5:30 p.m. – 6:45 p.m. (Ballet Class)
6:45 p.m. – 7:45 p.m. (Street Dance)

Saturday
11:00 a.m. – 12:30 p.m. (Ballet/Pointe Class)
12:30 p.m. – 1:30 p.m. (Street Dance)

LEVEL 3

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Level 3B – Intermediate (Ages 12-16)
PhP 5,000.00/month

Open to girls and boys; 12-16 years old with previous ballet training and intermediate pointe work. In this level, students are expected to be able to execute all exercises in the barre and center on demi-pointe and full pointe. Combinations are longer and more intricate, with changes of direction and legwork happening at the same time to develop coordination, strength and basic technique concepts. Repertoire and variation learning is begun, encouraging the students to become more expressive and going beyond basic positions and technique. Electives are encouraged to complete the dance experience. Ports De Bras include all six combined with longer combinations for strength and stamina.

Schedule:
Monday
6:00 p.m. – 7:30 p.m. (Ballet Class)
7:30 p.m. – 8:30 p.m. (Modern Class)

Tuesday
6:00 p.m. – 7:15 p.m. (Ballet Class)

Wednesday
6:45 p.m. – 8:15 p.m. (Ballet Class)
8:15 p.m. – 9:00 p.m. (Modern Class)

Thursday
6:45 p.m. – 8:15 p.m. (Ballet Class)

Friday
6:00 p.m. – 7:15 p.m. (Ballet Class)

Saturday
8:00 a.m. – 9:00 a.m.    (Yoga / Conditioning Class)
9:00 a.m. – 11:00 a.m.   (Girls – Ballet / Pointe Class)
(Boys – Ballet / Variation Class)
11:00 a.m. – 12:00 p.m. (Street Dance)

 

Level 3A – Advanced (Ages 14 & up)
PhP 5,000.00/month

The School of Ballet Manila’s Pre-Professional level – Level 3A classes are conducted with the intention of introducing the dance student to a daily schedule and classes in the apprentice/second company levels. Electives are a must for a diverse dance education that is required by most professional companies today. Girls are on pointe and are taught classical variations, more intricate and fast combinations that use pirouettes, big jumps and en diagonale directions. Boys are taught double tour en-lairs and grand priouettes. Partnering classes are a must take as well. This level demands commitment, dedication, discipline and a lot of hard work. Students in this level may be invited to perform with the professional company as needed.

Schedule:
Monday
6:00 p.m. – 7:15 p.m. (Ballet Class)
7:30 p.m. – 8:30 p.m. (Modern Class)

Tuesday
6:00 p.m. – 7:15 p.m. (Ballet Class)

Wednesday
6:00 p.m. – 7:15 p.m. (Ballet Class)
8:15 p.m. – 9:00 p.m. (Modern Class)

Thursday
6:00 p.m. – 7:15 p.m. (Ballet Class)

Friday
6:00 p.m. – 7:15 p.m. (Ballet Class)

Saturday
8:00 a.m. – 9:00 a.m.   (Yoga / Conditioning Class)
9:00 a.m. – 11:00 a.m. (Girls – Ballet / Pointe Class)
(Boys – Ballet / Variation Class)
11:00 a.m. – 12:00 p.m. (Street Dance)

Registration Fee (required)

PhP 1,000.00 (New Students)
PhP 700.00 (Old / Returning Students)



ADULT CLASSES
Regular School Year – June 2016 – March 2017
Pasay City Branch

Yoga
Yoga / Conditioning Class

Schedule:
Tuesday
8:15 p.m. – 9:15 p.m.

Thursday
8:15 p.m. – 9:15 p.m.

 

Adult Ballet

Schedule:
Monday – Thursday – Friday
8:00 p.m. – 9:00 p.m. 

Saturday
1:30 p.m. – 2:30 p.m.

Zumba

Schedule:
Tuesday
8:00 p.m. – 9:00 p.m.

Saturday
2:30 p.m. – 3:30 p.m.

 

Ballroom

Schedule:
Wednesday
8:00 p.m. – 9:00 p.m.

Saturday
3:30 p.m. – 4:30 p.m.

 

Adult Classes Rates

Pay As You Go                                   PhP 500.00 (per class)
Weekly Unlimited                           PhP 1,500.00 (7 days straight)
Monthly Unlimited                         PhP 4,000.00 (30 days straight)
Quarterly Unlimited                      PhP 10,000.00 (90 days straight)

For inquiries CALL (+632) 400 0292 / (+632) 525 5967 or EMAIL info@balletmanila.com.ph