Miami, FL -- (SBWIRE) -- 09/06/2017 -- For parents looking for wholesome after-school activities for their children near Miami, help is at hand. Miami Royal Ballet has announced that it will be beginning new ballet classes on September 2nd, and that interested parents need to get in contact with the school now to book a place now. According to Professor Ballerina Lourdes Arteaga, lead instructor at the school, there is still time to sign up, and places are available.
Miami Royal Ballet is located near the village of Merrick Park. It aims to instill discipline, elegance, and grace in all children that come through its doors. The school has a history of excellence, taking individuals from rank novices to experts capable of the most scintillating performances. The school says that it encourages children to achieve their potential and provides them with a sound appreciation for the nuances of performance ballet. Students learn the principles of movement and develop a set of skills that can last a lifetime.
Dance classes, says Miami Royal Ballet, are a great after-school activity and a way to keep children fit and active. The school has a range of programs designed to meet the requirements of children with different levels of experience, ranging from beginner classes for ages 3 to 4, to more advanced classes for older children where students learn adagios, variations, pas de deux, and men's technique.
The school also offers a range of different styles of ballet to extend their dance vocabulary beyond the basics. Additional classes introduce students to jazz, lyrical and pointe. Arteaga says that the school offers private lessons and customised programs for students who want a tailored approach to improve their technique. She takes a holistic approach, focusing on both precise foot placement, technique, stage character, basic skills, and flexibility.
Interested parents should take the time to watch some of the videos on the Miami Royal Ballet website showcasing the dance school's performances. Here they can watch how the dancers interact with one another on and off stage and at local ballet competitions.
The Benefits Of After School Dance Classes
The school says that its dance classes offer a number of important benefits to children. Among these are the increased body awareness, self-control, and discipline that regular ballet training demands. Classes are intense and help children develop good posture and sound bodily communication skills. They also help children understand tempo and music, and can serve as a beneficial adjunct to regular music lessons. Finally, the school says, dance classes give children an opportunity to interact with others and make close friendships.
New dance classes begin on September 2nd. There is a full list of classes on the school's website at https://www.miamiroyalballet.com. Classes run from around 3:15 pm until 8:30 pm, giving parents plenty of time to organize their schedules. Classes also run from Monday to Saturday, with early and junior ballet classes available on a Saturday morning. Parents who want to sign up now can click the "register now" button on the school's website.
Company: Miami Royal Ballet
Address: 4100 Salzedo St., Unit 1; Miami, Florida 33146