Ballet MovesBallet 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
When:Class will be held Sunday mornings from August 3 – December 14 (20-week session)
Pre & post assessment will take place at Cincinnati Children’s Hospital,3430 Burnet Avenue Cincinnati OH 45229. Dates:July 25-27 and Dec 19-21.
Cincinnati Ballet Studios
Sunday 9:00-9:55 am Ages 4-7 Donna Weber
Sunday 10:00-10:55 am Ages 8-12 Donna Weber
Class Fee $325
Registration Form 2014 Ballet Moves.pdf
Scholarships are available. Please contact Julie Sunderland at firstname.lastname@example.org or (513) 562-1124.