Autumn Edmonds has been teaching classical ballet in the Portland area for over 15 years. She delights in teaching students of all ages the beautiful art of ballet. Her classes are centered around the Cacchetti Method, a systematic approach to classical ballet instruction. Her classes take place during the school year.
2-4 year olds
This class will focus on early/beginning ballet. Students will learn primary ballet movements, rhythm, imagination exercises, coordination, French ballet terms, choreography, etc.
Ballet I Class
5-7 year olds
This class will focus on primary and continued ballet instruction. Students will learn primary ballet movements, rhythm, coordination, French ballet terms, choreography, etc.
Ballet II Class
8-12 year olds
This class will focus on continued ballet instruction and strengthening. Students will learn ballet movements and positions, French ballet terms, rhythm, choreography, flexibility, and preparation exercises for pointe shoes.