Pico & La Cienega Adult Beginning Ballet Align 1 Starting Mon Feb 20 to Mar 27 @ 7:00 PM with Bethany
Align Ballet Method course #1. The original adult beginner course that has trained thousands of students since 2011. Many students have gone on to dance en pointe and make ballet training part of their lifestyle. For total adult beginners or those who desire a gentle return to ballet. Align 1 covers all aspects of classical training. Exercises. Terminology. Body Placement. Positions. Musicality. Similar to the training at great ballet company schools but streamlined for adult beginners. Our process is intuitve and easy to follow. At the end of the 6 classes students will have gained the skill to complete a basic ballet barre and simple work in center. Appropriate for all ages and body types. Alignment. 6 classes. 1 hour per week. Same location, instructor, day, time, and fellow students. A simple process. Open to ALL! 1 make up class per series. Read about ALIGN featured in The Los Angeles Times.
Bethany Dean is a passionate vibrant dancer who has lived in LA the last five years training and performing. She has trained in ballet internationally in Hong Kong, Thailand, as well as in the U.S.A. She’s trained in places such as Virginia’s Academy de Ballet, Musical theater training in New York’s at Steps on Broadway musical theater intensives. Her most recent training at the AMDA dance conservatory. Here in LA, she completed training in hip hop, jazz, modern, contemporary and ballet. Her most recent performances are for Cantan Los Fuegos, a flamenco dance company, and staring as the lead dancer in AKTs commercial. Bethany loves all forms of dance but her deepest training and love is Ballet. She is passionate about helping others find joy in the process learning dance.