Adult Ballet

Adult Ballet Classes - NEW to 2021

Offering from January 2021, two classes per week on Wednesdays with Chylie Cooper.

Intermediate/ Advanced 1015am

Beginners 1130am

Beginners

Our adult ballet beginners class is suitable for those who have none or little experience in ballet. The class is also appropriate for those with some previous ballet experience looking to refresh their foundation.

An introduction to basic steps, terminology and artistry in an inspiring way to develop strength, flexibility and coordination.

Intermediate / Advanced

Our adult ballet intermediate / advanced class is suitable for those who have attended a beginners class for some time or who have been practicing ballet for some time. 

This class is for dancers to improve their stamina, strength and flexibility with more complex variations & routines.

Grip socks or Ballet shoes will assist in comfort in this class.

ABOUT CHYLIE COOPER

Chylie was born in Thailand and grew up in Adelaide studying contemporary dance and classical ballet from the age of five.
 
After completing school her further studies were undertaken in Perth at the Western Australian Academy of Performing Arts, graduating with a Diploma of Dance.

 Since then Chylie has worked as a professional dancer throughout Australia with the majority of her career spent with the Sydney Dance Company. She has worked with international and leading Australian choreographers and toured with the company throughout Australia, United States, Mexico, Germany, Austria, New Zealand, China and the UK. She has also danced in the film 'Mao's Last Dancer" and the abc series "Dance Academy"

Chylie was RAD trained and has years experience in numerous styles of ballet and contemporary dance. Having a strong classical ballet background she can offer the ability to learn and master technique.

During the past eight years Chylie has performed independently and began teaching ballet in Sydney for Newtown High School of performing Arts and Tutu studios.

Since returning home Chylie has been teaching the company at the Australian Dance Theatre, adult ballet classes and various ballet schools around Adelaide.

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