Ballet Moves

Fall 2015

Ballet Moves is designed to foster a love of dance and creative expression for individuals with special needs. Cincinnati Ballet is partnering with Cincinnati Children's Hospital, Department of Physical Therapy to offer classes for children and young-adults with Down syndrome at Cincinnati Ballet studios. All classes are led by qualified Cincinnati Ballet faculty and are supported by experienced physical therapists.

Each faculty member is deeply committed to supporting all participants as they safely explore and develop movement, musicality and personal/social growth. In addition to providing an important outlet for creativity and self-expression, Ballet Moves participants will demonstrate the following accomplishments:

           *     Enhanced self-esteem and self-confidence
           *     Attending to and following directions
           *     Cooperating with and encouraging others
           *     Awakened creativity, inner artistry and musical awareness
           *     Distinguishing right and left
           *     Increased focus
           *      Improved coordination and balance

Students ages 4-14

Saturday afternoon* Aug 1-Dec 19
1:15 pm-1:45 pm
1:45 pm-2:30 pm
2:30 pm-3:15 pm
* placement determined by Children's Hospital assessment

Cincinnati Ballet Studios
1555 Central Parkway
Cincinnati, Ohio 45214

Class Fee $215
Many scholarships are available

Ballet Moves 2015 Registration Form

For more information or to register please contact Julie Sunderland at or 513-562-1124





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