Pico & La Cienega Adult Beginning Ballet Basic Summer Semester Starting Sun Jul 9 to Aug 27 @ 10:00 AM with Michael
Los Angeles Main Location Winter Semester
A closed Sunday 10 – 11:30 am basic class focusing on fundamentals and basic technique. We will master inside and outsdie turns, basic petite allegro, adagio, and waltz. For those who have graduated from our ALIGN 2 workshop or dances at a basic technical level. Instructed by Align founder Michael Cornell. Our semesters have been very popular at our satellite studios so we are experimenting with this concept at our main location.
Michael is the founder and CEO of the ALIGN Ballet Method. He studied classical ballet at the National Academy of the Arts, renowned for its illustrious community of students and faculty from all over the world. Upon graduation, he embarked on a 10-year long career with BalletMet, where he danced leading roles (including pieces designed for him by elite contemporary choreographers). After retiring from the stage, Michael relocated to Los Angeles and began a career as a certified fitness trainer, which became the early lab for for ALIGN. He has taught on-camera segments for celebrities such as Pauly D (MTV’s Jersey Shore), the women of WWE (E!’s Total Divas), and YouTube sensation/actress, Liza Koshy.