ADULT BALLET VAGANOVA

The Vaganova method, by Agrippina Vaganova (founder of the Vaganova Ballet Academy in St. Petersburg, Russia), focuses on expressiveness of Port de bras in the upper body, and strength and endurance in the legs and feet.

Students will be introduced step by step into the Russian Vaganova method by former professional Ballet dancer, Mr Ilya Shcherbakov, who is the first and only Vaganova certified instructor in Singapore aftercompleting his 8-year Professional Dancer’s vocational training and the 4-year Professional Teacher’s Training Program at the Vaganova Ballet Academy in Russia.


Adult Ballet Beginner with the Vaganova Method

No prior dance background required.

The Ballet Beginner course introduces you to basic Vaganova Ballet positions and correct body alignment to improve body posture. Classes are progressive and designed to promote a sound Ballet technique foundation and good carriage of the upper body.

This course is catered for students who are new to Ballet. Students who have prior dance background, but would like a back-to-basics refresher are most welcome too! Aside from learning the basics of Ballet, you can expect to enjoy the benefits of good posture and improved poise with Ballet training!

CLASS DAY TIME TEACHER VENUE
Adult Ballet Beginner
Vaganova
Wednesday 8.00 – 9.30 pm Ilya Shcherbakov Tanglin
Adult Ballet Beginner
Vaganova
Friday 11.00 – 12.30 pm Ilya Shcherbakov Tanglin

Adult Ballet Level 1 Vaganova

Recommended: min. 6 months Ballet background

Suitable for students who have learnt the basic Ballet positions, body alignment and foundations of Ballet technique and wish to progress further.

CLASS DAY TIME TEACHER VENUE

Adult Ballet Lvl 1
Vaganova
Focus: Pirouettes*

Wednesday 10.00 – 11.30 am Ilya Shcherbakov Tanglin

Adult Ballet Lvl 1
Vaganova

Saturday 10.00 – 11.30 am Ilya Shcherbakov Prinsep
*Normal full class, but with more emphasis on how to improve the specified steps

Adult Ballet Intermediate Vaganova

Recommended min. 2 yrs and above Ballet background

If you have had at least 2 years of Ballet training and would like to experience Ballet class in Russian style – lots of use of upper body and detailed footwork, and are keen to challenge yourself technically and enhance your Ballet knowledge, this will be the class for you!

CLASS DAY TIME TEACHER VENUE
Adult Ballet Intermediate
Vaganova
Tuesday 7.30 – 9.00 pm Ilya Shcherbakov Prinsep
Adult Ballet Intermediate
with Pointe Vaganova
Thursday 7.00 – 8.30 pm Ilya Shcherbakov Tanglin