2021-2022 Season

Name
Days
Location
Pre-Ballet 3
Pre-Ballet classes introduce students to the world of ballet through basic positions and terminology. Dancers will use those foundations to learn fun choreography, and will carry those skills into later years of ballet training. Ballet shoes and dress code attire are required for these classes.
Monday
1:15 PM to 2:00 PM
Studio 6
Barriskill Dance Theatre School
Pre-Ballet 3
Pre-Ballet classes introduce students to the world of ballet through basic positions and terminology. Dancers will use those foundations to learn fun choreography, and will carry those skills into later years of ballet training. Ballet shoes and dress code attire are required for these classes.
Monday
3:45 PM to 4:30 PM
Studio 5
Barriskill Dance Theatre School
Pre-Ballet/Pre-Tap
These "combination" classes cover the basics of both ballet and tap styles, with students spending half the class period on each type of dance. Students get the discipline and patience of ballet alongside the rhythm and movement of tap. Ballet & tap shoes and dress code attire are required for these classes.
Monday
3:45 PM to 4:30 PM
Studio 6
Barriskill Dance Theatre School
Musical Theatre 2
Musical Theatre 2 students (ages 8+) are expected to have completed at least 1 recent year of MTR (not including Broadway Babies) and be placed by an instructor. Students will focus on technique, vocals, and choreography in this hour and a half class. Students will perform in a separate show in spring! 
Monday
4:15 PM to 6:00 PM
Studio 2
Barriskill Dance Theatre School
Conservatory Ballet 8A/8B
Students who choose to participate in the Conservatory division classes are making a commitment to a more serious course of study. These classes require excellent attendance, classroom etiquette and a clear demonstration of motivation and participation. Classes are longer and require attendance three days a week. Participation in the school’s performance of the Nutcracker and the Spring concert is expected.
M 4:30 PM-6:00 PM
Studio 6
Barriskill Dance Theatre School
Primary Ballet
Primary Ballet for 6 year olds introduces students to “ballet barre” work where they begin their study of concepts like placement and turn out as well strength and flexibility and center exercises
Monday
4:30 PM to 5:30 PM
Studio 3
Barriskill Dance Theatre School
Tap 3
Tap 2 & 3 is for students with at least one year of recent experience in the same style and builds upon the foundations of technique and combinations learned in level 1. Many students will spend more than one year in a level to master their fundamentals.
Monday
4:30 PM to 5:30 PM
Studio 5
Barriskill Dance Theatre School
Conservatory Ballet 6
Students who choose to participate in the Conservatory division classes are making a commitment to a more serious course of study. These classes require excellent attendance, classroom etiquette and a clear demonstration of motivation and participation. Classes are longer and require attendance three days a week. Participation in the school’s performance of the Nutcracker and the Spring concert is expected.
Monday
4:45 PM to 6:00 PM
Studio 4 (Theatre)
Barriskill Dance Theatre School
Hip Hop 1
Hip Hop 1 is for beginners with no experience.
Monday
5:30 PM to 6:30 PM
Studio 2
Barriskill Dance Theatre School
Jazz 1
Jazz 1 is for beginners with no experience.
Monday
5:30 PM to 6:30 PM
Studio 5
Barriskill Dance Theatre School
Jazz 2
Jazz 2 is for students with one year of recent experience in the same style and builds upon the foundations of technique and combinations learned in level 1. Many students will spend more than one year in a level to master their fundamentals.
Monday
5:30 PM to 6:30 PM
Studio 3
Barriskill Dance Theatre School
Beginner Pointe
Monday
6:00 PM to 7:00 PM
Studio 4 (Theatre)
Barriskill Dance Theatre School
Conservatory Ballet 5
Students who choose to participate in the Conservatory division classes are making a commitment to a more serious course of study. These classes require excellent attendance, classroom etiquette and a clear demonstration of motivation and participation. Classes are longer and require attendance three days a week. Participation in the school’s performance of the Nutcracker and the Spring concert is expected.
Monday
6:00 PM to 7:30 PM
Studio 6
Barriskill Dance Theatre School
Hip Hop 2
Hip Hop 2 is for students with one year of recent experience in the same style and build upon the foundations of technique and combinations learned in level 1. Many students will spend more than one year in a level to master their fundamentals.
Monday
6:30 PM to 7:30 PM
Studio 3
Barriskill Dance Theatre School
Jazz 3
Jazz 3 is for students with at least two years of recent experience in the same style and builds upon the foundations of technique and combinations learned in levels 1 and 2. Many students will spend more than one year in a level to master their fundamentals.
Monday
6:30 PM to 7:30 PM
Studio 2
Barriskill Dance Theatre School
Tap 4
Tap 4: Conservatory Levels require at least 2 years of recent experience in the same style and an instructor recommendation. Students will learn progressively more challenging material and advanced techniques.
Students new to BDTS may be placed by age or arrange a placement audition.
Monday
6:30 PM to 7:30 PM
Studio 5
Barriskill Dance Theatre School
Pre-Professional Ballet
Students who are placed into the Pre-Professional Division demonstrate a commitment to excellence in participation, attendance, etiquette, and work ethic. This rigorous program requires students take class four days a week. Participation in the school's performance of the Nutcracker and the Spring concert is expected.
Monday
7:00 PM to 8:30 PM
Studio 4 (Theatre)
Barriskill Dance Theatre School
Tap 6
Tap 6: Conservatory Levels require at least 2 years of recent experience in the same style and an instructor recommendation. Students will learn progressively more challenging material and advanced techniques.
Students new to BDTS may be placed by age or arrange a placement audition.
Monday
7:15 PM to 8:15 PM
Studio 1
Barriskill Dance Theatre School
Teen/Tween Hip Hop
Hip Hop Teen - Teen classes are for beginning students age 10 and older who may want to explore a new style of dance, or have no dance experience at all! Teen classes are designed so that students can learn with their peers without the difficulties of sharing a class with much younger students. Teen Division students often audition to be placed into a Conservatory level after mastering their fundamentals.
Monday
7:30 PM to 8:30 PM
Studio 4 (Theatre)
Barriskill Dance Theatre School
Teen/Tween Jazz
Teen classes are for beginning students age 10 and older who may want to explore a new style of dance, or have no dance experience at all! Teen classes are designed so that students can learn with their peers without the difficulties of sharing a class with much younger students. Teen Division students often audition to be placed into a Conservatory level after mastering their fundamentals.
Monday
7:30 PM to 8:30 PM
Studio 2
Barriskill Dance Theatre School
Hip Hop 5
Hip Hop 5 - Conservatory Levels require at least 2 years of recent experience in the same style and an instructor recommendation. Students will learn progressively more challenging material and advanced techniques.
Monday
8:30 PM to 9:30 PM
Studio 4 (Theatre)
Barriskill Dance Theatre School
Ballet 1
Ballet 1 is for beginners with little to no experience.
Tuesday
3:30 PM to 4:30 PM
Studio 4 (Theatre)
Barriskill Dance Theatre School
Broadway Babies
A fun, upbeat class open to our youngest performers who love singing, dancing, acting, and the spotlight! 
Tuesday
3:30 PM to 4:15 PM
Studio 6
Barriskill Dance Theatre School
Pre-Ballet 5
Pre-Ballet classes introduce students to the world of ballet through basic positions and terminology. Dancers will use those foundations to learn fun choreography, and will carry those skills into later years of ballet training. Ballet shoes and dress code attire are required for these classes.
Tuesday
4:00 PM to 4:45 PM
Studio 3
Barriskill Dance Theatre School
Beginner Pointe
This is an open level conservatory pointe class for those looking to strengthen and gain more pointe experience. Must already be placed on pointe by a Barriskill instructor to enroll in this class.
Tuesday
4:15 PM to 5:00 PM
Studio 1
Barriskill Dance Theatre School
Pre-Ballet/Pre-Tap
These "combination" classes cover the basics of both ballet and tap styles, with students spending half the class period on each type of dance. Students get the discipline and patience of ballet alongside the rhythm and movement of tap. Ballet & tap shoes and dress code attire are required for these classes.
Tuesday
4:20 PM to 5:05 PM
Studio 6
Barriskill Dance Theatre School
Ballet 2
Ballet 2 students are expected to have completed at least 1 recent year of ballet (not including Pre-Ballet) and requires teacher recommendation. Participation in two classes each week is strongly encouraged but not required. Students who take class twice each week advance more quickly than once a week attendees.
Tuesday
4:30 PM to 5:30 PM
Studio 4 (Theatre)
Barriskill Dance Theatre School
Introduction to Acting for TV/Film
Have you ever considered working in the TV/Film industry? Getting an agent? Then this is the class for you. Students will learn the difference between theatre and acting for the camera.  Primary focus is on method acting and learning the basics of Meisner and Stanislavski technique.  Students will work on: commercials, scene study, monologues, hosting, newscasting...all on camera.  Students are filmed every class so they may see their work.  This course also covers the business side of acting:  how to get an agent, resumes, headshots, unions and more. Ages 12- adult
Tuesday
4:30 PM to 5:30 PM
Studio 5
Barriskill Dance Theatre School
Conservatory Ballet 5
Students who choose to participate in the Conservatory division classes are making a commitment to a more serious course of study. These classes require excellent attendance, classroom etiquette and a clear demonstration of motivation and participation. Classes are longer and require attendance three days a week. Participation in the school’s performance of the Nutcracker and the Spring concert is expected.
Tuesday
5:00 PM to 6:30 PM
Studio 1
Barriskill Dance Theatre School
Conservatory Ballet 8B
Students who choose to participate in the Conservatory division classes are making a commitment to a more serious course of study. These classes require excellent attendance, classroom etiquette and a clear demonstration of motivation and participation. Classes are longer and require attendance three days a week. Participation in the school’s performance of the Nutcracker and the Spring concert is expected.
Tuesday
5:00 PM to 6:30 PM
Studio 2
Barriskill Dance Theatre School
Pre-Professional Musical Theatre
Pre Professional Musical Theatre For the serious performers. Students will have demonstrated strength in all 3 disciplines: vocals, acting, and dancing for stage. Students will audition for and perform in two full productions during the school year. Invitation only. Requires at least one additional dance class in either MTR technique, ballet, or jazz. 
Tuesday
5:00 PM to 7:30 PM
Studio 4 (Theatre)
Barriskill Dance Theatre School
Hippity Hop
Hippity Hop is a beginning Hip Hop class where students will learn the fundamentals of Hip Hop style, rhythm and movement while dancing to age-appropriate music. 
Tuesday
5:15 PM to 6:00 PM
Studio 6
Barriskill Dance Theatre School
Contemporary 1
Contemporary 1 is for beginners with no experience.
Tuesday
5:30 PM to 6:30 PM
Studio 5
Barriskill Dance Theatre School
Musical Theatre 1
Musical Theatre 1 is for 6-8 year olds with no experience. A more in-depth look at musical theatre to include staging, blocking, vocals, and choreography. Students have their own show in recital! 
Tuesday
6:10 PM to 7:10 PM
Studio 6
Barriskill Dance Theatre School
Conservatory Ballet 7
Students who choose to participate in the Conservatory division classes are making a commitment to a more serious course of study. These classes require excellent attendance, classroom etiquette and a clear demonstration of motivation and participation. Classes are longer and require attendance three days a week. Participation in the school’s performance of the Nutcracker and the Spring concert is expected.
Tuesday
6:30 PM to 8:00 PM
Studio 2
Barriskill Dance Theatre School
Contemporary 3
Contemporary 3 (Simultaneous Ballet Required) Students will continue to work on technique as well as performance quality.
Tuesday
6:30 PM to 7:30 PM
Studio 1
Barriskill Dance Theatre School
Adult Beginner Tap
This class is geared towards tap beginners and those who haven’t tapped in a while. We will learn tap technique, history, classic and modern choreography, and fun combinations that will keep you dancing all week long. Relaxed workout attire and tap shoes required.
Tuesday
7:15 PM to 8:15 PM
Studio 6
Barriskill Dance Theatre School
Advanced/Masters Acting for TV/Film
This is for the more serious, established actor.  Students in this class should have representation or have previously taken Acting for TV/Film. Method acting with a focus on Meisner and Stanislavski techniques will be explored. Students are filmed every class and will learn how to critique themselves in a positive way in order to improve their technique for auditions and performances.  Students will continue to work on monologues and will get in-depth feedback on their scenes performed in class. Ages 13-adult
Tuesday
7:30 PM to 8:30 PM
Studio 5
Barriskill Dance Theatre School
Boys Ballet
(Ages 8+) Taught by Devin Sweet, class will focus on strengthening, jumps, turns, and building community.
Tuesday
7:30 PM to 8:30 PM
Studio 3
Barriskill Dance Theatre School
Teen/Tween Contemporary
Teen Contemporary - Teen classes are for beginning students age 10 and older who may want to explore a new style of dance, or have no dance experience at all! Teen classes are designed so that students can learn with their peers without the difficulties of sharing a class with much younger students. Teen Division students often audition to be placed into a Conservatory level after mastering their fundamentals.
Tuesday
7:30 PM to 8:30 PM
Studio 4 (Theatre)
Barriskill Dance Theatre School
Pre-Ballet 3/4
Pre-Ballet classes introduce students to the world of ballet through basic positions and terminology. Dancers will use those foundations to learn fun choreography, and will carry those skills into later years of ballet training. Ballet shoes and dress code attire are required for these classes.
Wednesday
9:30 AM to 10:15 AM
Studio 5
Barriskill Dance Theatre School
Dance with Me!
For younger dancers accompanied by a grown-up. This class offers an introduction to the studio environment and the basics of being in a dance class. Students use movement and play to explore different kinds of music and rhythms.
Wednesday
10:30 AM to 11:15 AM
Studio 5
Barriskill Dance Theatre School
Yoga
Students should bring their own yoga mat to class.
Wednesday
12:00 PM to 1:00 PM
Barriskill Dance Theatre School
Musical Theatre 1
Musical Theatre 1 is for 6-8 year olds with no experience. A more in-depth look at musical theatre to include staging, blocking, vocals, and choreography. Students have their own show in recital! 
Wednesday
3:30 PM to 4:30 PM
Studio 2
Barriskill Dance Theatre School
Ballet 1
Ballet 1 is for beginners with little to no experience.
Wednesday
3:45 PM to 4:45 PM
Studio 6
Barriskill Dance Theatre School
Pre-Ballet 4
Pre-Ballet classes introduce students to the world of ballet through basic positions and terminology. Dancers will use those foundations to learn fun choreography, and will carry those skills into later years of ballet training. Ballet shoes and dress code attire are required for these classes.
Wednesday
3:45 PM to 4:30 PM
Studio 5
Barriskill Dance Theatre School
Ballet 2
Ballet 2 students are expected to have completed at least 1 recent year of ballet (not including Pre-Ballet) and requires teacher recommendation. Participation in two classes each week is strongly encouraged but not required. Students who take class twice each week advance more quickly than once a week attendees.
Wednesday
4:00 PM to 5:00 PM
Studio 1
Barriskill Dance Theatre School
Intermediate Pointe
Wednesday
4:30 PM to 5:30 PM
Studio 4 (Theatre)
Barriskill Dance Theatre School
Primary Musical Theatre
Primary Musical Theatre is for beginning 5-7 year olds with no experience. Does your child love to perform? Singing, dancing, acting...this class has it all. Children will learn basic choreography and to memorize lines and music.
Wednesday
4:40 PM to 5:40 PM
Studio 2
Barriskill Dance Theatre School
Conservatory Ballet 6
Students who choose to participate in the Conservatory division classes are making a commitment to a more serious course of study. These classes require excellent attendance, classroom etiquette and a clear demonstration of motivation and participation. Classes are longer and require attendance three days a week. Participation in the school’s performance of the Nutcracker and the Spring concert is expected.
Wednesday
4:45 PM to 6:00 PM
Studio 6
Barriskill Dance Theatre School
Pre-Ballet/Pre-Tap
These "combination" classes cover the basics of both ballet and tap styles, with students spending half the class period on each type of dance. Students get the discipline and patience of ballet alongside the rhythm and movement of tap. Ballet & tap shoes and dress code attire are required for these classes.
Wednesday
4:45 PM to 5:30 PM
Studio 5
Barriskill Dance Theatre School
Contemporary 2
Contemporary 2 students will learn progressively more challenging material and advanced techniques. Instructor Recommendation required
Wednesday
5:00 PM to 6:00 PM
Studio 1
Barriskill Dance Theatre School
Conservatory Ballet 8B/Pre Pro
Students who choose to participate in the Conservatory division classes are making a commitment to a more serious course of study. These classes require excellent attendance, classroom etiquette and a clear demonstration of motivation and participation. Classes are longer and require attendance three days a week. Participation in the school’s performance of the Nutcracker and the Spring concert is expected.
Wednesday
5:30 PM to 7:00 PM
Studio 4 (Theatre)
Barriskill Dance Theatre School
Musical Theatre 3
Musical Theatre 3 students (ages 9+) requires teacher recommendation. This two hour class focuses on vocals, choreography, and character development in separate segments. Students will perform in a separate show in spring! Strong readers preferred.
Wednesday
5:30 PM to 7:30 PM
Studio 5
Barriskill Dance Theatre School
Pre-Ballet/Pre-Jazz
Combo classes offer an introduction to ballet and jazz dancing and include technique, choreography and free dance time. Jazz & Ballet shoe and dress code attire are required for these classes.
Wednesday
5:45 PM to 6:30 PM
Studio 2
Barriskill Dance Theatre School
Conservatory Ballet 8A
Students who choose to participate in the Conservatory division classes are making a commitment to a more serious course of study. These classes require excellent attendance, classroom etiquette and a clear demonstration of motivation and participation. Classes are longer and require attendance three days a week. Participation in the school’s performance of the Nutcracker and the Spring concert is expected.
W 6:00 PM-7:30 PM
Studio 1
Barriskill Dance Theatre School
Hip Hop 4
Hip Hop 4 is for students with at least one year of recent experience in the same style and build upon the foundations of technique and combinations learned in levels 1-3. Many students will spend more than one year in a level to master their fundamentals.
Wednesday
6:00 PM to 7:00 PM
Studio 6
Barriskill Dance Theatre School
Hip Hop 1
Hip Hop 1 is for beginners with no experience.
Wednesday
6:35 PM to 7:35 PM
Studio 2
Barriskill Dance Theatre School
Contemporary 4
Contemporary 4 (Simultaneous Ballet Required)
Students may be invited to enroll in this class once they rise into Ballet 5 or higher. This intermediate-advanced class is fast paced and will focus on technique and performance.
Wednesday
7:00 PM to 8:00 PM
Studio 6
Barriskill Dance Theatre School
Hip Hop 3
Hip Hop 3 is for students with at least one year of recent experience in the same style and build upon the foundations of technique and combinations learned in levels 1 and 2. Many students will spend more than one year in a level to master their fundamentals.
Wednesday
7:00 PM to 8:00 PM
Studio 4 (Theatre)
Barriskill Dance Theatre School
Tap 7
Tap 7: Conservatory Levels require at least 2 years of recent experience in the same style and an instructor recommendation. Students will learn progressively more challenging material and advanced techniques.
Students new to BDTS may be placed by age or arrange a placement audition.
Wednesday
7:30 PM to 8:30 PM
Studio 5
Barriskill Dance Theatre School
Teen/Tween Ballet
BDTS is pleased to offer ballet classes for beginning teens and tweens who have no or little experience in ballet. Classes meet for one hour each week and include barre and center work. Beginning teens are also allowed to take Adult Ballet classes at the appropriate level.
Wednesday
7:30 PM to 8:30 PM
Studio 3
Barriskill Dance Theatre School
Jazz 6
Jazz 6 - Conservatory Levels require 2 years of recent experience in the same style and an instructor recommendation. Students will learn progressively more challenging material and advanced techniques.
Students new to BDTS may be placed by age or arrange a placement audition.
Wednesday
8:00 PM to 9:15 PM
Studio 4 (Theatre)
Barriskill Dance Theatre School
Ballet 4 Section 1
Ballet 4 requires students to take class twice each week. Students must be placed into these levels by a Barriskill instructor.
Monday Wednesday
4:30 PM to 6:00 PM
Studio 1
Barriskill Dance Theatre School
Ballet 3 Section 1
Ballet 3 requires students to take class twice each week. Students must be placed into these levels by a Barriskill instructor.
Monday Wednesday
6:00 PM to 7:15 PM
Studio 1
Barriskill Dance Theatre School
Creative Movement
Creative movement classes offer an introduction to the studio environment and the basics of being in a dance class. Students use movement and play to explore different kinds of music and rhythms. 
Thursday
10:30 AM to 11:15 AM
Studio 6
Barriskill Dance Theatre School
Pre-Ballet 4
Pre-Ballet classes introduce students to the world of ballet through basic positions and terminology. Dancers will use those foundations to learn fun choreography, and will carry those skills into later years of ballet training. Ballet shoes and dress code attire are required for these classes.
Thursday
3:45 PM to 4:30 PM
Studio 5
Barriskill Dance Theatre School
Conservatory Musical Theatre 4
Conservatory Musical Theatre 4 (Ages 10-18) Building on vocals, stage presence, and dance technique to continue their growth in musical theatre. Students will perform in a winter showcase and a full production in the spring. Requires at least one additional dance class in either MTR Technique, Ballet, or Jazz. Invitation only.
Thursday
4:00 PM to 6:00 PM
Studio 4 (Theatre)
Barriskill Dance Theatre School
Conservatory Musical Theatre 5
Conservatory Musical Theatre 5 (Ages 10-18) Building on vocals, stage presence, and dance technique to continue their growth in musical theatre. Students will perform in a winter showcase and a full production in the spring. Requires at least one additional dance class in either MTR Technique, Ballet, or Jazz. Invitation only.
Thursday
4:00 PM to 6:00 PM
Studio 4 (Theatre)
Barriskill Dance Theatre School
Primary Ballet
Primary Ballet for 6 year olds introduces students to “ballet barre” work where they begin their study of concepts like placement and turn out as well strength and flexibility and center exercises
Thursday
4:00 PM to 5:00 PM
Studio 3
Barriskill Dance Theatre School
Conservatory Ballet 7/8A
Students who choose to participate in the Conservatory division classes are making a commitment to a more serious course of study. These classes require excellent attendance, classroom etiquette and a clear demonstration of motivation and participation. Classes are longer and require attendance three days a week. Participation in the school’s performance of the Nutcracker and the Spring concert is expected.
Thursday
4:15 PM to 5:45 PM
Studio 6
Barriskill Dance Theatre School
Hippity Hop
Hippity Hop is a beginning Hip Hop class where students will learn the fundamentals of Hip Hop style, rhythm and movement while dancing to age-appropriate music. 
Thursday
4:15 PM to 5:00 PM
Studio 2
Barriskill Dance Theatre School
Tap 1
Thursday
4:15 PM to 5:15 PM
Studio 5
Barriskill Dance Theatre School
Ballet 1
Ballet 1 is for beginners with little to no experience.
Thursday
5:00 PM to 6:00 PM
Studio 2
Barriskill Dance Theatre School
Ballet 2
Ballet 2 students are expected to have completed at least 1 recent year of ballet (not including Pre-Ballet) and requires teacher recommendation. Participation in two classes each week is strongly encouraged but not required. Students who take class twice each week advance more quickly than once a week attendees.
Thursday
5:00 PM to 6:00 PM
Studio 3
Barriskill Dance Theatre School
Pre-Ballet 5
Pre-Ballet classes introduce students to the world of ballet through basic positions and terminology. Dancers will use those foundations to learn fun choreography, and will carry those skills into later years of ballet training. Ballet shoes and dress code attire are required for these classes.
Thursday
5:15 PM to 6:00 PM
Studio 5
Barriskill Dance Theatre School
Conservatory Ballet 6
Students who choose to participate in the Conservatory division classes are making a commitment to a more serious course of study. These classes require excellent attendance, classroom etiquette and a clear demonstration of motivation and participation. Classes are longer and require attendance three days a week. Participation in the school’s performance of the Nutcracker and the Spring concert is expected.
Thursday
6:00 PM to 7:30 PM
Studio 6
Barriskill Dance Theatre School
Jazz 4
Jazz 4 - Conservatory Levels require 2 years of recent experience in the same style and an instructor recommendation. Students will learn progressively more challenging material and advanced techniques.
Students new to BDTS may be placed by age or arrange a placement audition.
Thursday
6:00 PM to 7:00 PM
Studio 3
Barriskill Dance Theatre School
Pre-Professional Ballet
Students who are placed into the Pre-Professional Division demonstrate a commitment to excellence in participation, attendance, etiquette, and work ethic. This rigorous program requires students take class four days a week. Participation in the school's performance of the Nutcracker and the Spring concert is expected.
Thursday
6:00 PM to 7:15 PM
Studio 3
Barriskill Dance Theatre School
Tap 2
Tap 1 is for beginners with no experience.
Thursday
6:00 PM to 7:00 PM
Studio 2
Barriskill Dance Theatre School
Jazz 5
Jazz 5 - Conservatory Levels require 2 years of recent experience in the same style and an instructor recommendation. Students will learn progressively more challenging material and advanced techniques.
Students new to BDTS may be placed by age or arrange a placement audition.
Thursday
7:00 PM to 8:00 PM
Studio 3
Barriskill Dance Theatre School
Adult All Levels Ballet
Dancers of all levels are welcome to take this adult ballet class for ages 18+. Students should wear athletic clothing and ballet shoes.
Thursday
7:15 PM to 8:15 PM
Studio 2
Barriskill Dance Theatre School
Conservatory Ballet 5
Students who choose to participate in the Conservatory division classes are making a commitment to a more serious course of study. These classes require excellent attendance, classroom etiquette and a clear demonstration of motivation and participation. Classes are longer and require attendance three days a week. Participation in the school’s performance of the Nutcracker and the Spring concert is expected.
Thursday
7:15 PM to 8:30 PM
Studio 3
Barriskill Dance Theatre School
Contemporary 5
Contemporary 5 (Simultaneous Ballet Required)
Students invited to join this advanced class must be able to pick up and retain new choreography quickly, as the class is very fast paced and will cover new topics every week.
Thursday
7:30 PM to 8:30 PM
Studio 4 (Theatre)
Barriskill Dance Theatre School
Ballet 3 Section 2
Ballet 3 requires students to take class twice each week. Students must be placed into these levels by a Barriskill instructor.
Tuesday Thursday
4:45 PM to 6:00 PM
Studio 3
Barriskill Dance Theatre School
Ballet 4 Section 2
Ballet 4 requires students to take class twice each week. Students must be placed into these levels by a Barriskill instructor.
Tuesday Thursday
6:00 PM to 7:30 PM
Studio 3
Barriskill Dance Theatre School
Music & Movement
This class will use a variety of instruments to explore rhythm, increase body awareness, and develop motor skills and coordination. Young dancers will be introduced to the dance studio space and class structure.
Friday
10:00 AM to 10:45 AM
Studio 6
Barriskill Dance Theatre School
Dance & Tumble
This class is designed to increase student flexibility, body awareness, and comfort with new forms of movement. 
Friday
11:00 AM to 11:45 AM
Studio 6
Barriskill Dance Theatre School
Conservatory Ballet 7
Students who choose to participate in the Conservatory division classes are making a commitment to a more serious course of study. These classes require excellent attendance, classroom etiquette and a clear demonstration of motivation and participation. Classes are longer and require attendance three days a week. Participation in the school’s performance of the Nutcracker and the Spring concert is expected.
Friday
4:30 PM to 6:00 PM
Studio 6
Barriskill Dance Theatre School
Pre-Ballet/Pre-Tap
These "combination" classes cover the basics of both ballet and tap styles, with students spending half the class period on each type of dance. Students get the discipline and patience of ballet alongside the rhythm and movement of tap. Ballet & tap shoes and dress code attire are required for these classes.
Friday
4:30 PM to 5:15 PM
Studio 5
Barriskill Dance Theatre School
Pre-Professional Ballet
Students who are placed into the Pre-Professional Division demonstrate a commitment to excellence in participation, attendance, etiquette, and work ethic. This rigorous program requires students take class four days a week. Participation in the school's performance of the Nutcracker and the Spring concert is expected.
Friday
4:45 PM to 6:15 PM
Studio 1
Barriskill Dance Theatre School
Conservatory Ballet 6
Students who choose to participate in the Conservatory division classes are making a commitment to a more serious course of study. These classes require excellent attendance, classroom etiquette and a clear demonstration of motivation and participation. Classes are longer and require attendance three days a week. Participation in the school’s performance of the Nutcracker and the Spring concert is expected.
Friday
5:00 PM to 6:30 PM
Studio 3
Barriskill Dance Theatre School
Conservatory Ballet 8A/8B
Students who choose to participate in the Conservatory division classes are making a commitment to a more serious course of study. These classes require excellent attendance, classroom etiquette and a clear demonstration of motivation and participation. Classes are longer and require attendance three days a week. Participation in the school’s performance of the Nutcracker and the Spring concert is expected.
F 4:30 PM-6:00 PM
Studio 4 (Theatre)
Barriskill Dance Theatre School
Ballet 1
Ballet 1 is for beginners with little to no experience.
Saturday
9:30 AM to 10:30 AM
Studio 3
Barriskill Dance Theatre School
Pre-Ballet 3
Pre-Ballet classes introduce students to the world of ballet through basic positions and terminology. Dancers will use those foundations to learn fun choreography, and will carry those skills into later years of ballet training. Ballet shoes and dress code attire are required for these classes.
Saturday
9:30 AM to 10:15 AM
Studio 6
Barriskill Dance Theatre School
Pre-Ballet/Pre-Tap
These "combination" classes cover the basics of both ballet and tap styles, with students spending half the class period on each type of dance. Students get the discipline and patience of ballet alongside the rhythm and movement of tap. Ballet & tap shoes and dress code attire are required for these classes.
Saturday
9:30 AM to 10:15 AM
Studio 5
Barriskill Dance Theatre School
Pre-Ballet/Pre-Tap
These "combination" classes cover the basics of both ballet and tap styles, with students spending half the class period on each type of dance. Students get the discipline and patience of ballet alongside the rhythm and movement of tap. Ballet & tap shoes and dress code attire are required for these classes.
Saturday
9:30 AM to 10:15 AM
Studio 1
Barriskill Dance Theatre School
Hippity Hop
Hippity Hop is a beginning Hip Hop class where students will learn the fundamentals of Hip Hop style, rhythm and movement while dancing to age-appropriate music. 
Saturday
10:15 AM to 11:00 AM
Studio 5
Barriskill Dance Theatre School
Pre-Ballet 4
Pre-Ballet classes introduce students to the world of ballet through basic positions and terminology. Dancers will use those foundations to learn fun choreography, and will carry those skills into later years of ballet training. Ballet shoes and dress code attire are required for these classes.
Saturday
10:15 AM to 11:00 AM
Studio 6
Barriskill Dance Theatre School
Absolute Beginner Adult Ballet
This class is designed for students who are interested in trying ballet or who have taken some time off from ballet. Students will be introduced to ballet technique and vocabulary as well as build strength and flexibility. Students should wear athletic clothing and ballet shoes. Ages 18+
Saturday
10:30 AM to 11:45 AM
Studio 1
Barriskill Dance Theatre School
Ballet 2
Ballet 2 students are expected to have completed at least 1 recent year of ballet (not including Pre-Ballet) and requires teacher recommendation. Participation in two classes each week is strongly encouraged but not required. Students who take class twice each week advance more quickly than once a week attendees.
Saturday
10:30 AM to 11:30 AM
Studio 3
Barriskill Dance Theatre School
Conservatory/Pre-Professional Ballet
Students who choose to participate in the Conservatory and Pre-Professional division classes are making a commitment to a more serious course of study. These classes require excellent attendance, classroom etiquette and a clear demonstration of motivation and participation. Classes are longer and require attendance three days a week. Participation in the school’s performance of the Nutcracker and the Spring concert is expected.
Saturday
10:30 AM to 12:00 PM
Studio 4 (Theatre)
Barriskill Dance Theatre School
Creative Movement
Creative movement classes offer an introduction to the studio environment and the basics of being in a dance class. Students use movement and play to explore different kinds of music and rhythms. 
Saturday
11:00 AM to 11:45 AM
Studio 6
Barriskill Dance Theatre School
Pre-Ballet 5
Pre-Ballet classes introduce students to the world of ballet through basic positions and terminology. Dancers will use those foundations to learn fun choreography, and will carry those skills into later years of ballet training. Ballet shoes and dress code attire are required for these classes.
Saturday
11:15 AM to 12:00 PM
Studio 5
Barriskill Dance Theatre School
Primary Ballet
Primary Ballet for 6 year olds introduces students to “ballet barre” work where they begin their study of concepts like placement and turn out as well strength and flexibility and center exercises
Saturday
11:30 AM to 12:30 PM
Studio 3
Barriskill Dance Theatre School
Adult Beginner/Intermediate Ballet
For dancers who have some experience with ballet or have taken a couple of years off. Class will include barre work, center adagio, petite and grande allegro. Students should wear athletic clothing and ballet shoes. Ages 18+
Saturday
11:45 AM to 1:15 PM
Studio 1
Barriskill Dance Theatre School

Hope Valley PreSchool ONLY

Name
Days
Location
Creative Movement
Wednesday
9:30 AM to 10:15 AM
Hope Valley PreSchool
Pre-Ballet
Wednesday
10:15 AM to 11:00 AM
Hope Valley PreSchool
Pre-Ballet
Wednesday
11:00 AM to 11:45 AM
Hope Valley PreSchool

Summer 2022

Name
Days
Location
Conservatory Ballet Session 1
Conservatory Ballet Levels 5+
Session 1 June 13 - July 1 $82.50 (3 weeks)
Tuesday
4:30 PM to 6:00 PM
Studio 4 (Theatre)
Barriskill Dance Theatre School
Conservatory Ballet Session 2
Conservatory Ballet Levels 5+
Session 2 July 11 - August 12 $137.50 (5 weeks)
Tuesday
4:30 PM to 6:00 PM
Studio 4 (Theatre)
Barriskill Dance Theatre School
Pre-Ballet/Pre-Tap Session 1
These "combination" classes cover the basics of both ballet and tap styles, with students spending half the class period on each type of dance. Students get the discipline and patience of ballet alongside the rhythm and movement of tap.
Ages 4-6
Session 1 June 13 - July 1 $52.50 (3 Weeks)
Tuesday
4:30 PM to 5:15 PM
Studio 6
Barriskill Dance Theatre School
Pre-Ballet/Pre-Tap Session 2
These "combination" classes cover the basics of both ballet and tap styles, with students spending half the class period on each type of dance. Students get the discipline and patience of ballet alongside the rhythm and movement of tap.
Ages 4-6
Session 2 July 11 - August 12 $87.50 (5 Weeks)
Tuesday
4:30 PM to 5:15 PM
Studio 6
Barriskill Dance Theatre School
Creative Movement Session 1
Creative movement classes offer an introduction to the studio environment and the basics of being in a dance class. Students use movement and play to explore different kinds of music and rhythms.
Ages 2.5-3.5
Session 1 June 13 - July 1 $52.50 (3 Weeks)
Tuesday
4:45 PM to 5:30 PM
Studio 5
Barriskill Dance Theatre School
Creative Movement Session 2
Creative movement classes offer an introduction to the studio environment and the basics of being in a dance class. Students use movement and play to explore different kinds of music and rhythms.
Ages 2.5-3.5
Session 2 July 11 - August 12 $87.50 (5 Weeks)
Tuesday
4:45 PM to 5:30 PM
Studio 5
Barriskill Dance Theatre School
Broadway Babies Session 1
These "combination" classes cover the basics of both ballet and tap styles, with students spending half the class period on each type of dance. Students get the discipline and patience of ballet alongside the rhythm and movement of tap.
Ages 4-6
Session 1 June 13 - July 1 $52.50 (3 Weeks)
Tuesday
5:30 PM to 6:15 PM
Studio 6
Barriskill Dance Theatre School
Broadway Babies Session 2
These "combination" classes cover the basics of both ballet and tap styles, with students spending half the class period on each type of dance. Students get the discipline and patience of ballet alongside the rhythm and movement of tap.
Ages 4-6
Session 2 July 11 - August 12 $87.50 (5 Weeks)
Tuesday
5:30 PM to 6:15 PM
Studio 6
Barriskill Dance Theatre School
Ballet 1 & 2 Session 1
For students who are new to ballet or who were placed in level 1 or 2 for the 2022-2023 season.
Ages 7+
Session 1 June 13 - July 1 $56.25 (3 weeks)
Tuesday
5:45 PM to 6:45 PM
Studio 2
Barriskill Dance Theatre School
Ballet 1 & 2 Session 2
For students who are new to ballet or who were placed in level 1 or 2 for the 2022-2023 season.
Ages 7+
Session 2 July 11 - August 12 $93.75 (5 weeks)
Tuesday
5:45 PM to 6:45 PM
Studio 2
Barriskill Dance Theatre School
Ballet 3 & 4 Session 1
For students who have at least two years of recent ballet experience or who placed in level 3 or 4 for the 2022-2023 season.
Ages 9+
Session 1 June 13 - July 1 $82.50 (3 weeks)
Tuesday
5:45 PM to 7:15 PM
Studio 3
Barriskill Dance Theatre School
Ballet 3 & 4 Session 2
For students who have at least two years of recent ballet experience or who placed in level 3 or 4 for the 2022-2023 season.
Ages 9+
Session 2 July 11 - August 12 $137.50 (5 weeks)
Tuesday
5:45 PM to 7:15 PM
Studio 3
Barriskill Dance Theatre School
Adult Jazz
$130 for the session or $20 Drop In
June 20-August 16 (no class July 5 or July 19)
Ages 18+
Tuesday
6:00 PM to 7:00 PM
Studio 1
Barriskill Dance Theatre School
Pointe Session 1
Conservatory level pointe dancers
Session 1 June 13 - July 1 $56.25 (3 weeks)
Tuesday
6:15 PM to 7:15 PM
Studio 4 (Theatre)
Barriskill Dance Theatre School
Pointe Session 2
Conservatory level pointe dancers
Session 2 July 11 - August 12 $93.75 (5 weeks)
Tuesday
6:15 PM to 7:15 PM
Studio 4 (Theatre)
Barriskill Dance Theatre School
Contemporary Session 1
Open level Contemporary class
Ages 10+
Session 1 June 13 - July 1 $56.25 (3 weeks)
Wednesday
4:30 PM to 5:30 PM
Studio 4 (Theatre)
Barriskill Dance Theatre School
Contemporary Session 2
Open level Contemporary class
Ages 10+
Session 2 July 11 - August 12 $93.75 (5 weeks)
Wednesday
4:30 PM to 5:30 PM
Studio 4 (Theatre)
Barriskill Dance Theatre School
Pre-Ballet 3 & 4 Session 1
Pre-Ballet classes introduce students to the world of ballet through basic positions and terminology. Dancers will use those foundations to learn fun choreography, and will carry those skills into later years of ballet training.
Ages 3-4
Session 1 June 13 - July 1 $52.50 (3 Weeks)
Wednesday
4:30 PM to 5:15 PM
Studio 5
Barriskill Dance Theatre School
Pre-Ballet 3 & 4 Session 2
Pre-Ballet classes introduce students to the world of ballet through basic positions and terminology. Dancers will use those foundations to learn fun choreography, and will carry those skills into later years of ballet training.
Ages 3-4
Session 2 July 11 - August 12 $87.50 (5 Weeks)
Wednesday
4:30 PM to 5:15 PM
Studio 5
Barriskill Dance Theatre School
Pre-Ballet/Pre-Tap Session 1
These "combination" classes cover the basics of both ballet and tap styles, with students spending half the class period on each type of dance. Students get the discipline and patience of ballet alongside the rhythm and movement of tap.
Ages 4-6
Session 1 June 13 - July 1 $52.50 (3 Weeks)
Wednesday
4:30 PM to 5:15 PM
Studio 6
Barriskill Dance Theatre School
Pre-Ballet/Pre-Tap Session 2
These "combination" classes cover the basics of both ballet and tap styles, with students spending half the class period on each type of dance. Students get the discipline and patience of ballet alongside the rhythm and movement of tap.
Ages 4-6
Session 2 July 11 - August 12 $87.50 (5 Weeks)
Wednesday
4:30 PM to 5:15 PM
Studio 6
Barriskill Dance Theatre School
Hippity Hop Session 1
Hippity Hop is a beginning Hip Hop class where students will learn the fundamentals of Hip Hop style, rhythm and movement while dancing to age-appropriate music.
Ages 4-6
Session 1 June 13 - July 1 $52.50 (3 Weeks)
Wednesday
4:45 PM to 5:30 PM
Studio 3
Barriskill Dance Theatre School
Hippity Hop Session 1 Section 2
Hippity Hop is a beginning Hip Hop class where students will learn the fundamentals of Hip Hop style, rhythm and movement while dancing to age-appropriate music.
Ages 4-6
Session 1 June 13 - July 1 $52.50 (3 Weeks)
Wednesday
4:45 PM to 5:30 PM
Studio 2
Barriskill Dance Theatre School
Hippity Hop Session 2
Hippity Hop is a beginning Hip Hop class where students will learn the fundamentals of Hip Hop style, rhythm and movement while dancing to age-appropriate music.
Ages 4-6
Session 2 July 11 - August 12 $87.50 (5 Weeks)
Wednesday
4:45 PM to 5:30 PM
Studio 3
Barriskill Dance Theatre School
Hippity Hop Session 2 Section 2
Hippity Hop is a beginning Hip Hop class where students will learn the fundamentals of Hip Hop style, rhythm and movement while dancing to age-appropriate music.
Ages 4-6
Session 2 July 11 - August 12 $87.50 (5 Weeks)
Wednesday
4:45 PM to 5:30 PM
Studio 2
Barriskill Dance Theatre School
Advanced Jazz Session 1
Conservatory jazz levels 4+
Session 1 June 13 - July 1 $56.25 (3 weeks)
Wednesday
5:30 PM to 6:30 PM
Studio 4 (Theatre)
Barriskill Dance Theatre School
Advanced Jazz Session 2
Conservatory jazz levels 4+
Session 2 July 11 - August 12 $93.75 (5 weeks)
Wednesday
5:30 PM to 6:30 PM
Studio 4 (Theatre)
Barriskill Dance Theatre School
Pre-Ballet 5 & 6 Session 1
Pre-Ballet classes introduce students to the world of ballet through basic positions and terminology. Dancers will use those foundations to learn fun choreography, and will carry those skills into later years of ballet training.
Ages 5-6
Session 1 June 13 - July 1 $52.50 (3 Weeks)
Wednesday
5:30 PM to 6:15 PM
Studio 6
Barriskill Dance Theatre School
Pre-Ballet 5 & 6 Session 2
Pre-Ballet classes introduce students to the world of ballet through basic positions and terminology. Dancers will use those foundations to learn fun choreography, and will carry those skills into later years of ballet training.
Ages 5-6
Session 2 July 11 - August 12 $87.50 (5 Weeks)
Wednesday
5:30 PM to 6:15 PM
Studio 6
Barriskill Dance Theatre School
Tap 4/5/6/7 Session 1
Conservatory tap levels 4+
Session 1 June 13 - July 1 $56.25 (3 weeks)
Wednesday
5:30 PM to 6:30 PM
Studio 1
Barriskill Dance Theatre School
Tap 4/5/6/7 Session 2
Conservatory tap levels 4+
Session 2 July 11 - August 12 $93.75 (5 weeks)
Wednesday
5:30 PM to 6:30 PM
Studio 1
Barriskill Dance Theatre School
Beginner Hip Hop Session 1
Beginner level hip hop class for students with 0-2 years experience or placed in Hip Hop levels 1-2 for the 2022-2023 season.
Ages 7+
Session 1 June 13 - July 1 $56.25 (3 weeks)
Wednesday
5:45 PM to 6:45 PM
Studio 3
Barriskill Dance Theatre School
Beginner Hip Hop Session 2
Beginner level hip hop class for students with 0-2 years experience or placed in Hip Hop levels 1-2 for the 2022-2023 season.
Ages 7+
Session 2 July 11 - August 12 $93.75 (5 weeks)
Wednesday
5:45 PM to 6:45 PM
Studio 3
Barriskill Dance Theatre School
Int./Adv. Hip Hop Session 1
Hip hop levels 3+
Session 1 June 13 - July 1 $56.25 (3 weeks)
Wednesday
6:45 PM to 7:45 PM
Studio 3
Barriskill Dance Theatre School
Int/Adv. Hip Hop Session 2
Hip hop levels 3+
Session 2 July 11 - August 12 $93.75 (5 weeks)
Wednesday
6:45 PM to 7:45 PM
Studio 3
Barriskill Dance Theatre School
Pre-Ballet 3 & 4 Session 1
Pre-Ballet classes introduce students to the world of ballet through basic positions and terminology. Dancers will use those foundations to learn fun choreography, and will carry those skills into later years of ballet training.
Ages 3-4
Session 1 June 13 - July 1 $52.50 (3 Weeks)
Thursday
4:15 PM to 5:00 PM
Studio 6
Barriskill Dance Theatre School
Pre-Ballet 3 & 4 Session 2
Pre-Ballet classes introduce students to the world of ballet through basic positions and terminology. Dancers will use those foundations to learn fun choreography, and will carry those skills into later years of ballet training.
Ages 3-4
Session 2 July 11 - August 12 $87.50 (5 Weeks)
Thursday
4:15 PM to 5:00 PM
Studio 6
Barriskill Dance Theatre School
Tap 1/2/3 Session 1
Beginner level tap class for students with 0-2 years experience or placed in Tap levels 1-3 for the 2022-2023 season.
Ages 7+
Session 1 June 13 - July 1 $56.25 (3 weeks)
Thursday
4:15 PM to 5:15 PM
Studio 5
Barriskill Dance Theatre School
Tap 1/2/3 Session 2
Beginner level tap class for students with 0-2 years experience or placed in Tap levels 1-3 for the 2022-2023 season.
Ages 7+
Session 2 July 11 - August 12 $93.75 (5 weeks)
Thursday
4:15 PM to 5:15 PM
Studio 5
Barriskill Dance Theatre School
Ballet 3 & 4 Session 1
For students who have at least two years of recent ballet experience or who placed in level 3 or 4 for the 2022-2023 season.
Ages 9+
Session 1 June 13 - July 1 $82.50 (3 weeks
Thursday
4:30 PM to 6:00 PM
Studio 3
Barriskill Dance Theatre School
Ballet 3 & 4 Session 2
For students who have at least two years of recent ballet experience or who placed in level 3 or 4 for the 2022-2023 season.
Ages 9+
Session 2 July 11 - August 12 $137.50 (5 weeks)
Thursday
4:30 PM to 6:00 PM
Studio 3
Barriskill Dance Theatre School
Conservatory Ballet Session 1
Conservatory Ballet Levels 5+
Session 1 June 13 - July 1 $82.50 (3 weeks)
Thursday
4:30 PM to 6:00 PM
Studio 4 (Theatre)
Barriskill Dance Theatre School
Conservatory Ballet Session 2
Conservatory Ballet Levels 5+
Session 2 July 11 - August 12 $137.50 (5 weeks)
Thursday
4:30 PM to 6:00 PM
Studio 4 (Theatre)
Barriskill Dance Theatre School
Pre-Ballet 5 & 6 Session 1
Pre-Ballet classes introduce students to the world of ballet through basic positions and terminology. Dancers will use those foundations to learn fun choreography, and will carry those skills into later years of ballet training.
Ages 5-6
Session 1 June 13 - July 1 $52.50 (3 Weeks)
Thursday
5:15 PM to 6:00 PM
Studio 6
Barriskill Dance Theatre School
Pre-Ballet 5 & 6 Session 2
Pre-Ballet classes introduce students to the world of ballet through basic positions and terminology. Dancers will use those foundations to learn fun choreography, and will carry those skills into later years of ballet training.
Ages 5-6
Session 2 July 11 - August 12 $87.50 (5 Weeks)
Thursday
5:15 PM to 6:00 PM
Studio 6
Barriskill Dance Theatre School
Pre-Ballet/Pre-Tap Session 1
These "combination" classes cover the basics of both ballet and tap styles, with students spending half the class period on each type of dance. Students get the discipline and patience of ballet alongside the rhythm and movement of tap.
Ages 4-6
Session 1 June 13 - July 1 $52.50 (3 Weeks)
Thursday
5:15 PM to 6:00 PM
Studio 5
Barriskill Dance Theatre School
Pre-Ballet/Pre-Tap Session 2
These "combination" classes cover the basics of both ballet and tap styles, with students spending half the class period on each type of dance. Students get the discipline and patience of ballet alongside the rhythm and movement of tap.
Ages 4-6
Session 2 July 11 - August 12 $87.50 (5 Weeks)
Thursday
5:15 PM to 6:00 PM
Studio 5
Barriskill Dance Theatre School
Stretch & Conditioning Session 1
Drawing from yoga, ballet and Pilates, we will work on your core strength, while also working on deep breathing and deep stretching to increase your energy and flexibility. We will be using light ankle weights- 5lbs total, a foam roller, yoga matt and 2 lacrosse balls ( for myofacial release to decrease pain and increase flexibility). Please purchase these items, label them with your name, and bring them to all classes, as we will not be able to share items.
Ages 10+
Session 1 June 13- July 1 $56.25 (3 weeks)
Thursday
6:15 PM to 7:15 PM
Studio 4 (Theatre)
Barriskill Dance Theatre School
Stretch & Conditioning Session 2
Drawing from yoga, ballet and Pilates, we will work on your core strength, while also working on deep breathing and deep stretching to increase your energy and flexibility. We will be using light ankle weights- 5lbs total, a foam roller, yoga matt and 2 lacrosse balls ( for myofacial release to decrease pain and increase flexibility). Please purchase these items, label them with your name, and bring them to all classes, as we will not be able to share items.
Ages 10+
Session 2 July 11 - August 12 $93.75 (5 weeks)
Thursday
6:15 PM to 7:15 PM
Studio 4 (Theatre)
Barriskill Dance Theatre School
Teen/Adult Ballet Session 1
Beginner level ballet class for teen and adult students ages 10+
Session 1 June 13-July 1 $70 (3 weeks)
Thursday
6:15 PM to 7:30 PM
Studio 3
Barriskill Dance Theatre School
Teen/Adult Ballet Session 2
Beginner level ballet class for teen and adult students ages 10+
Session 2 July 11-August 12 $117 (5 weeks)
Thursday
6:15 PM to 7:30 PM
Studio 3
Barriskill Dance Theatre School
A Study of Neoclassical/Balanchine Styles
9:00am-12:00pm
$250 tuition, $20 non-refundable registration fee
Monday Tuesday Wednesday Thursday Friday
9:00 AM to 12:00 PM
Studio 4 (Theatre)
Barriskill Dance Theatre School
Aladdin: Musical Theatre
This week will feel like a whole new world! Dancers will recreate some of the most popular scenes from Aladdin, while learning about the show’s history as well as Arabian culture. We will discuss why it is important to honor all cultures and take a deeper look at what makes each unique.
Ages 8+
9:00am-2:00pm
$300 tuition, $20 non-refundable registration fee
Monday Tuesday Wednesday Thursday Friday
9:00 AM to 2:00 PM
Studio 1
Barriskill Dance Theatre School
Around the World
We might not be able to travel far this summer…. But you can with this camp! Travel around the world in a week. We will ‘travel’ to a different country every day and learn multiple dance styles, listen to different types of music from around the world, and make crafts that relate to each. Don’t forget your passport for this fun week of camp!
Ages 3-6
9:00am-12:00pm
$250 tuition, $20 non-refundable registration fee
Monday Tuesday Wednesday Thursday Friday
9:00 AM to 12:00 PM
Studio 5
Barriskill Dance Theatre School
Ballet Intensive
9:00am-2:00pm
$300 tuition, $20 non-refundable registration fee
Monday Tuesday Wednesday Thursday Friday
9:00 AM to 2:00 PM
Studio 4 (Theatre)
Barriskill Dance Theatre School
Ballet/Pointe/Variations Intensive
Focus on strengthening your pointe work and develop your performance skills as we learn some new classical variations. Proper pointe technique and alignment will be stressed.
Conservatory Level Pointe Dancers
9:00am-12:00pm
$250 tuition, $20 non-refundable registration fee
Monday Tuesday Wednesday Thursday Friday
9:00 AM to 12:00 PM
Studio 4 (Theatre)
Barriskill Dance Theatre School
Breaking Down Ballet
Want to improve your turns and jumps? Want to increase your flexibility and strength? This camp is for you! Each day we will spend time breaking down the basics and maybe learning some new terminology to help you improve your technique!
9:00am-12:00pm
$250 tuition, $20 non-refundable registration fee
Monday Tuesday Wednesday Thursday Friday
9:00 AM to 12:00 PM
Studio 4 (Theatre)
Barriskill Dance Theatre School
Broadway Babies
Dance your way through the week as you sing along to your favorite Broadway hits! From Newsies to Hairspray and The Lion King to Mary Poppins, dancers will be ready for their big break! We’ll make crafts, dance, play games, and dress up. All in preparation for a showcasing of our skills at the end of the week!
Ages 3-6
9:00am-12:00pm
$250 tuition, $20 non-refundable registration fee
Monday Tuesday Wednesday Thursday Friday
9:00 AM to 12:00 PM
Studio 5
Barriskill Dance Theatre School
Contemporary Ballet Intensive
Blend your love for ballet and contemporary with this fun intensive. Whether you are en pointe or not, you will be sure to excel in this camp. Dancers will spend most of the day dancing, but they will also have short contemporary ballet history lessons and learn about choreographers and dancers in this camp.
9:00am-12:00pm
$250 tuition, $20 non-refundable registration fee
Monday Tuesday Wednesday Thursday Friday
9:00 AM to 12:00 PM
Studio 4 (Theatre)
Barriskill Dance Theatre School
Contemporary Jazz
Contemporary combines with jazz to give you this choreography-heavy intensive. Students will combine their ballet, jazz and contemporary knowledge in this dynamic intensive.
1:00-4:00pm
$250 tuition, $20 non-refundable registration fee
Monday Tuesday Wednesday Thursday Friday
9:00 AM to 12:00 PM
Studio 6
Barriskill Dance Theatre School
Cultural Connection: Encanto
Experience the magic of Encanto! This summer we will travel to Colombia and meet the family Madrigal. We will join Mirabel and her relatives as we discover Colombian culture, food, music, and dance while singing our favorite Encanto songs. Families and friends are invited to join the fun at our end of the week celebration! Sign up quickly before space runs out!
Ages 5-9
9:00am-4:00pm
$350 tuition, $20 non-refundable registration fee
Monday Tuesday Wednesday Thursday Friday
9:00 AM to 4:00 PM
Studio 6
Barriskill Dance Theatre School
Cultural Connection: Encanto
Experience the magic of Encanto! This summer we will travel to Colombia and meet the family Madrigal. We will join Mirabel and her relatives as we discover Colombian culture, food, music, and dance while singing our favorite Encanto songs. Families and friends are invited to join the fun at our end of the week celebration! Sign up quickly before space runs out!
Ages 5-9
9:00am-4:00pm
$350 tuition, $20 non-refundable registration fee
Monday Tuesday Wednesday Thursday Friday
9:00 AM to 4:00 PM
Studio 6
Barriskill Dance Theatre School
Cultural Connection: Encanto Section 2
Experience the magic of Encanto! This summer we will travel to Colombia and meet the family Madrigal. We will join Mirabel and her relatives as we discover Colombian culture, food, music, and dance while singing our favorite Encanto songs. Families and friends are invited to join the fun at our end of the week celebration! Sign up quickly before space runs out!
Ages 5-9
9:00am-4:00pm
$350 tuition, $20 non-refundable registration fee
Monday Tuesday Wednesday Thursday Friday
9:00 AM to 4:00 PM
Studio 3
Barriskill Dance Theatre School
Cultural Connection: Encanto Section 3
Experience the magic of Encanto! This summer we will travel to Colombia and meet the family Madrigal. We will join Mirabel and her relatives as we discover Colombian culture, food, music, and dance while singing our favorite Encanto songs. Families and friends are invited to join the fun at our end of the week celebration! Sign up quickly before space runs out!
Ages 5-9
9:00am-4:00pm
$350 tuition, $20 non-refundable registration fee
Monday Tuesday Wednesday Thursday Friday
9:00 AM to 4:00 PM
Studio 3
Barriskill Dance Theatre School
Dance Exploration
Explore a different genre of dance every day during this week-long camp! Never tried dance before, and feeling unsure of what class you’d like to take? Have you always taken ballet, but now you’re also curious about tap? Do you love your jazz class and want to learn another style? This is the perfect opportunity to try something new! Together we will go through ballet, tap, jazz, hip hop, and musical theatre. In addition to a class in each genre, we will also learn about the history of that dance style. Campers will share some simple combinations learned throughout the week with their families on the last day of camp.
Ages 6-9
9:00am-2:00pm
$300 tuition, $20 non-refundable registration fee
Monday Tuesday Wednesday Thursday Friday
9:00 AM to 2:00 PM
Studio 1
Barriskill Dance Theatre School
Dazzling Dress Up
Who’s ready for a dress up party?!?!?! Does your child like to sing, dance, and dress up? Well guess what...that’s what we are going to do all week long. We will pair flashy choreography with even flashier costumes! Get ready for a treat! We will have a special performance for families and friends on the last day of camp! Bring your high heels and fireman boots to the best camp this summer!
Ages 3-6
9:00am-12:00pm
$250 Tuition, $20 Non-Refundable Registration Fee
Monday Tuesday Wednesday Thursday Friday
9:00 AM to 12:00 PM
Studio 4 (Theatre)
Barriskill Dance Theatre School
Dazzling Dress Up (Section 2)
Who’s ready for a dress up party?!?!?! Does your child like to sing, dance, and dress up? Well guess what...that’s what we are going to do all week long. We will pair flashy choreography with even flashier costumes! Get ready for a treat! We will have a special performance for families and friends on the last day of camp! Bring your high heels and fireman boots to the best camp this summer!
Ages 3-6
9:00am-12:00pm
$250 Tuition, $20 Non-Refundable Registration Fee
Monday Tuesday Wednesday Thursday Friday
9:00 AM to 12:00 PM
Studio 3
Barriskill Dance Theatre School
Jazz & Hip Hop Intensive
This combo camp will keep students moving all day long with hip hop beats and jazz tunes. This week will allow campers to explore the similarities and difference between styles, and be challenged to incorporate new techniques into their study of dance. Don't miss out on this intense bootcamp, and be ready to work!
Ages 7+
9:00am-12:00pm
$250 tuition, $20 Non-Refundable Registration Fee
*Lunch Bunch available 12-1pm for $10/day*
Monday Tuesday Wednesday Thursday Friday
9:00 AM to 12:00 PM
Studio 6
Barriskill Dance Theatre School
Jazz & Hip Hop Intensive
This combo camp will keep students moving all day long with hip hop beats and jazz tunes. This week will allow campers to explore the similarities and differences between styles, and be challenged to incorporate new techniques into their study of dance. Don't miss out on this intense bootcamp, and be ready to work!
Ages 10+
9:00am-12:00pm
$250 tuition, $20 non-refundable registration fee
*Lunch Bunch available 12-1pm for $10/day*
Monday Tuesday Wednesday Thursday Friday
9:00 AM to 12:00 PM
Studio 1
Barriskill Dance Theatre School
Jazz Funk Intensive
Ages 9+
9:00am-12:00pm
$250 tuition, $20 non-refundable registration fee
*Lunch Bunch available 12-1pm for $10/day*
Monday Tuesday Wednesday Thursday Friday
9:00 AM to 12:00 PM
Studio 6
Barriskill Dance Theatre School
Jungle Book: Musical Theatre
Welcome to the Jungle! This musical theater camp will be filled with singing, dancing, and acting! No previous musical theater experience required, just come prepared to learn your lines, lyrics, and choreography for some of the best Jungle Book scenes. Family and friends are invited to a spectacular performance on the last day of camp! Come join the Jungle Party!
Ages 6-12
9:00am-4:00pm
$350 tuition, $20 non-refundable registration fee
Monday Tuesday Wednesday Thursday Friday
9:00 AM to 4:00 PM
Studio 1
Barriskill Dance Theatre School
Kidz Bop
Do you have a child who knows all of the latest songs? How about the latest dances? Join us for a week filled with jazz, ballet, and hip hop technique. We will learn a variety of songs new and old from the Kidz Bop Kids and present perfectly paired choreography to family and friends on the last day of camp. So pull your hair up and get your dance clothes on because we are going to party all week long!
Ages 5-9
9:00am-4:00pm
$350 tuition, $20 non-refundable registration fee
Monday Tuesday Wednesday Thursday Friday
9:00 AM to 4:00 PM
Studio 6
Barriskill Dance Theatre School
Luca!
Join your favorite Sea Monsters for what is sure to be your child’s favorite week of the summer! Enjoy dance parties, relay races, and crafts… the only thing we won’t be doing is racing to eat pasta!
Ages 3-6
9:00am-12:00pm
$250 tuition, $20 non-refundable registration fee
Monday Tuesday Wednesday Thursday Friday
9:00 AM to 12:00 PM
Studio 5
Barriskill Dance Theatre School
Mamma Mia: Musical Theatre Production
You’ll have these songs stuck in your head all week long! Join us for a full production of Mamma Mia! Students will learn how to put on a show, from acting to dancing and even creating their own costumes. Part of the week will be spent learning basic sewing skills in addition to learning scenes and dance numbers.
9:00am-4:00pm
$350 tuition, $20 non-refundable registration fee
Monday Tuesday Wednesday Thursday Friday
9:00 AM to 4:00 PM
Studio 4 (Theatre)
Barriskill Dance Theatre School
Mary Poppins: Musical Theatre
Supercalifragilisticexpialidocious! Dancers will spend time recreating scenes from Mary Poppins. We will craft our own props, learn new choreography, and design the stage for our showcase at the end of the week.
Ages 7-12
9:00am-2:00pm
$300 Tuition, $20 Non-refundable registration fee
Monday Tuesday Wednesday Thursday Friday
9:00 AM to 2:00 PM
Studio 2
Barriskill Dance Theatre School
Mother Goose
Jack be nimble, Jack be quick, Jack danced and danced and did a trick! Come and join us this summer as we dance and sing our way through some of your most favorite Mother Goose Rhymes. Dancers will learn creative ways to move their bodies, make crafts, and recite poetry! Family and friends will be invited to a showing on the last day of camp! Tell Mary to leave her lamb at home and join us for the silliest camp this summer!
Ages 3-6
9:00am-12:00pm
$250 tuition, $20 non-refundable registration fee
Monday Tuesday Wednesday Thursday Friday
9:00 AM to 12:00 PM
Studio 5
Barriskill Dance Theatre School
Music Makers
Let’s make some music! We’ll spend our week making musical instruments while learning about tempo and rhythm. Every day will include a chance to explore movement through different types of music. Our instruments will be an important part of our end of camp performance.
Ages 3-6
9:00am-12:00pm
$250 tuition, $20 non-refundable registration fee
Monday Tuesday Wednesday Thursday Friday
9:00 AM to 12:00 PM
Studio 5
Barriskill Dance Theatre School
Nutty Nutcracker in July
Our favorite holiday tradition...in July! Journey to the Land of Sweets with Clara and The Nutcracker. Dancers will learn choreography from their favorite divertissements to be shared with friends and family in a short showing on the last day of camp.
Ages 3-6
9:00am-12:00pm
$250 tuition, $20 non-refundable registration fee
Monday Tuesday Wednesday Thursday Friday
9:00 AM to 12:00 PM
Studio 5
Barriskill Dance Theatre School
Pointe & Variations
Focus on strengthening your pointe work and develop your performance skills as we learn some new classical variations. Proper pointe technique and alignment will be stressed.Conservatory ballet Levels.
Conservatory Pointe Dancers
9:00am-12:00pm
$250 tuition, $20 non-refundable registation fee
Monday Tuesday Wednesday Thursday Friday
9:00 AM to 12:00 PM
Studio 4 (Theatre)
Barriskill Dance Theatre School
Sing 2
Are you always dancing and singing around the house? Then this is the camp for you! Using favorite songs from the film, campers will work together to create their own performances, including costumes and props. Let’s go crazy for this camp!
Ages 5-8
9:00am-2:00pm
$300 tuition, $20 non-refundable registration fee
Monday Tuesday Wednesday Thursday Friday
9:00 AM to 2:00 PM
Studio 1
Barriskill Dance Theatre School
Sing 2 Section 2
Are you always dancing and singing around the house? Then this is the camp for you! Using favorite songs from the film, campers will work together to create their own performances, including costumes and props. Let’s go crazy for this camp!
Ages 5-8
9:00am-2:00pm
$300 tuition, $20 non-refundable registration fee
Monday Tuesday Wednesday Thursday Friday
9:00 AM to 2:00 PM
Studio 1
Barriskill Dance Theatre School
Story Ballet
Ballet levels 2-4
9:00am-12:00pm
$250 tuition, $20 non-refundable registration fee
*Lunch Bunch available 12-1pm for $10/day*
Monday Tuesday Wednesday Thursday Friday
9:00 AM to 12:00 PM
Studio 4 (Theatre)
Barriskill Dance Theatre School
Story Ballet: Swan Lake
Discover your inner Odile and Odette as we study the history and choreography of this classical ballet. Each day will begin with a ballet class followed by rehearsals to learn choreography from this classical story ballet.
Ballet levels 2-4
9:00am-12:00pm
$250 tuition, $20 non-refundable registration fee
*Lunch Bunch available 12-1pm for $10/day*
Monday Tuesday Wednesday Thursday Friday
9:00 AM to 12:00 PM
Studio 1
Barriskill Dance Theatre School
Superheroes!
Don your capes and masks to save the day! Enjoy new adventures every day to discover your superpowers and use them for good. A short performance for families will be held on the last day of camp.
Ages 3-6
9:00am-12:00pm
$250 tuition, $20 non-refundable registration fee
Monday Tuesday Wednesday Thursday Friday
9:00 AM to 12:00 PM
Studio 5
Barriskill Dance Theatre School
Zombies 3
An emphasis on unity and equality comes together in this fun camp! Let’s team up to meet the newest arrivals in Seabrook! Scenes and dances from the movie act as stepping stones for promoting inclusion and kindness. We’ll discuss this and more throughout our week, and share our performance on the last day of camp.
Ages 6-12
9:00am-2:00pm
$300 tuition, $20 Non-refundable registration fee
Monday Tuesday Wednesday Thursday Friday
9:00 AM to 2:00 PM
Studio 1
Barriskill Dance Theatre School
Lunch Bunch 6/13-6/17
Lunch Bunch is available 12-1pm every week of camp for $10/day. Students should bring their own lunch and weather appropriate clothing to eat outside weather permitting.
Monday Tuesday Wednesday Thursday Friday
12:00 PM to 1:00 PM
Studio 5
Barriskill Dance Theatre School
Lunch Bunch 6/20-6/24
Lunch Bunch is available 12-1pm every week of camp for $10/day. Students should bring their own lunch and weather appropriate clothing to eat outside weather permitting.
Monday Tuesday Wednesday Thursday Friday
12:00 PM to 1:00 PM
Studio 5
Barriskill Dance Theatre School
Lunch Bunch 6/27-7/1
Lunch Bunch is available 12-1pm every week of camp for $10/day. Students should bring their own lunch and weather appropriate clothing to eat outside weather permitting.
Monday Tuesday Wednesday Thursday Friday
12:00 PM to 1:00 PM
Studio 5
Barriskill Dance Theatre School
Lunch Bunch 7/11-7/15
Lunch Bunch is available 12-1pm every week of camp for $10/day. Students should bring their own lunch and weather appropriate clothing to eat outside weather permitting.
Monday Tuesday Wednesday Thursday Friday
12:00 PM to 1:00 PM
Studio 5
Barriskill Dance Theatre School
Lunch Bunch 7/18-7/22
Lunch Bunch is available 12-1pm every week of camp for $10/day. Students should bring their own lunch and weather appropriate clothing to eat outside weather permitting.
Monday Tuesday Wednesday Thursday Friday
12:00 PM to 1:00 PM
Studio 5
Barriskill Dance Theatre School
Lunch Bunch 7/25-7/29
Lunch Bunch is available 12-1pm every week of camp for $10/day. Students should bring their own lunch and weather appropriate clothing to eat outside weather permitting.
Monday Tuesday Wednesday Thursday Friday
12:00 PM to 1:00 PM
Studio 5
Barriskill Dance Theatre School
Lunch Bunch 8/1-8/5
Lunch Bunch is available 12-1pm every week of camp for $10/day. Students should bring their own lunch and weather appropriate clothing to eat outside weather permitting.
Monday Tuesday Wednesday Thursday Friday
12:00 PM to 1:00 PM
Studio 5
Barriskill Dance Theatre School
Lunch Bunch 8/8-8/12
Lunch Bunch is available 12-1pm every week of camp for $10/day. Students should bring their own lunch and weather appropriate clothing to eat outside weather permitting.
Monday Tuesday Wednesday Thursday Friday
12:00 PM to 1:00 PM
Studio 5
Barriskill Dance Theatre School
Acting for TV & Film
Students will learn the difference between acting on stage vs acting for TV/Film. In this one week camp, students will work on commercials, scene study, monologues and audition skills all on camera. Method acting and the business side of TV/Film (agents, resumes, headshots) will be discussed. Students will be filmed daily. Must be a strong reader.
Ages 8-12
1:00-4:00pm
$250 tuition, $20 non-refundable registration fee
*Lunch Bunch available 12-1pm for $10/day*
Monday Tuesday Wednesday Thursday Friday
1:00 PM to 4:00 PM
Studio 5
Barriskill Dance Theatre School
Ballet Bootcamp
Get back to ballet before the school year begins with this camp that focuses on fundamentals for intermediate ballet students. Campers will have technique classes, learn dance history and etiquette, practice their hair and makeup skills, and prepare for another year of dance. Dancers will also learn new choreography to present at the end of the week!
Ballet levels 2-4
1:00-4:00pm
$250 tuition, $20 non-refundable registration fee
*Lunch Bunch is available 12-1pm for $10/day*
Monday Tuesday Wednesday Thursday Friday
1:00 PM to 4:00 PM
Studio 6
Barriskill Dance Theatre School
Breaking Down Ballet
Want to improve your turns and jumps? Want to increase your flexibility and strength? This camp is for you! Each day we will spend time breaking down the basics and maybe learning some new terminology to help you improve your technique!
Ballet levels 2-4
1:00-4:00pm
$250 tuition, $20 non-refundable registration fee
*Lunch Bunch available 12-1pm for $10/day*
Monday Tuesday Wednesday Thursday Friday
1:00 PM to 4:00 PM
Studio 4 (Theatre)
Barriskill Dance Theatre School
Commercial Dance Intensive
In this Commercial Dance Bootcamp we will be learning cutting edge choreography similar to performance styles of Janet Jackson, Britney Spears, Beyonce, and many more. We will also put a large focus on performance quality and discuss the audition process and potential commercial dance career paths. **will learn how to dance in heels (age appropriately) with parental consent//combat boots are a good alternative for those who do not feel comfortable with heels**
*Lunch Bunch available 12-1pm for $10/day*
Monday Tuesday Wednesday Thursday Friday
1:00 PM to 4:00 PM
Studio 6
Barriskill Dance Theatre School
Conditioning
Spend the week getting in shape and learn how to keep your body in peak dancing condition. Campers will learn and practice a variety of conditioning exercises and techniques they can bring to any dance class. Cardio, Stretching, Yoga and Pilates workshops are all included!
Ages 10+
1:00-4:00pm
$250 tuition, $20 non-refundable registration fee
*Lunch Bunch available 12-1pm for $10/day*
Monday Tuesday Wednesday Thursday Friday
1:00 PM to 4:00 PM
Studio 6
Barriskill Dance Theatre School
Contemporary & Modern Techniques Intensive
Want to expand your dance knowledge and learn all about the Modern dance masters? Horton, Graham, Limon, Cunningham and more… enjoy doing combinations from different pioneers of modern dance.
1:00-4:00pm
$250 tuition, $20 non-refundable registration fee
Monday Tuesday Wednesday Thursday Friday
1:00 PM to 4:00 PM
Studio 4 (Theatre)
Barriskill Dance Theatre School
Contemporary Intensive
Dive deeper into contemporary dance! Each afternoon will start with a contemporary technique class to warm up the body and find a sense of grounding. Dancers will explore improvisational and compositional tools to create their own choreography as a group and as individuals.
1:00-4:00pm
$250 tuition, $20 non-refundable registration fee
Monday Tuesday Wednesday Thursday Friday
1:00 PM to 4:00 PM
Studio 6
Barriskill Dance Theatre School
Contemporary Intensive
Dive deeper into contemporary and modern dance! Each day will start with a contemporary technique class to warm up the body and find a sense of grounding. Dancers will explore improvisational and compositional tools to create their own choreography as a group and as individuals.
1:00-4:00pm
$250 tuition, $20 non-refundable registration fee
Monday Tuesday Wednesday Thursday Friday
1:00 PM to 4:00 PM
Studio 6
Barriskill Dance Theatre School
Contemporary Jazz
Contemporary combines with jazz to give you this choreography-heavy intensive. Students will combine their ballet, jazz and contemporary knowledge in this dynamic intensive.
1:00-4:00pm
$250 tuition, $20 non-refundable registration fee
Monday Tuesday Wednesday Thursday Friday
1:00 PM to 4:00 PM
Studio 4 (Theatre)
Barriskill Dance Theatre School
Improvisation & Composition
Dive deeper into your individual dancing style with guided improvisation and composition! Dancers will explore improvisational and compositional tools to discover and cultivate their dancing nuances (and habits!) then create their own choreography individually and as groups.
1:00-4:00pm
$250 tuition, $20 non-refundable registration fee
Monday Tuesday Wednesday Thursday Friday
1:00 PM to 4:00 PM
Studio 1
Barriskill Dance Theatre School
Leaps & Turns
Do you want to strengthen your leaps and turns? Dancers will work on balance, flexibility and using your plie for better technique. You will work on strengthening your leaps and turns in center work, across the floor and in choreo combinations. This is a high intensity camp with stretch & recovery on Tuesday and Thursday.
Ages 11+
1:00-4:00pm
$250 tuition, $20 non-refundable registration fee
*Lunch Bunch available 12-1pm for $10/day*
Monday Tuesday Wednesday Thursday Friday
1:00 PM to 4:00 PM
Studio 4 (Theatre)
Barriskill Dance Theatre School
Masters of Tap
Did you know tap is one of the only dance forms that was actually created in America? Thanks to a mixing of cultures, tap dance was born! Dancers will take time to understand where tap dance comes from and why it’s so important to honor those who paved the way for us. We will spend time learning the timeline of tap dance in America, as well as learning historically important choreography handed down through generations.
1:00-4:00pm
$250
Monday Tuesday Wednesday Thursday Friday
1:00 PM to 4:00 PM
Studio 2
Barriskill Dance Theatre School
Singing in the Rain
Grab your tap shoes and your umbrellas for a week of Singing in the Rain! Dancers will learn choreography to the classic songs from the movie, while learning about Gene Kelly and the history of American Tap Dance.
Tap levels 2 and up
1:00-4:00pm
$250 registration, $20 non-refundable registration fee
*Lunch Bunch available 12-1pm for $10/day*
Monday Tuesday Wednesday Thursday Friday
1:00 PM to 4:00 PM
Studio 1
Barriskill Dance Theatre School
Adult Absolute Beginner Ballet Session 1
Saturday
10:30 AM to 11:45 AM
Studio 1
Barriskill Dance Theatre School
Adult Absolute Beginner Ballet Session 2
Saturday
10:30 AM to 11:45 AM
Studio 1
Barriskill Dance Theatre School
Adult Beginner/Intermediate Ballet Session 1
Saturday
11:45 AM to 1:15 PM
Studio 1
Barriskill Dance Theatre School
Adult Beginner/Intermediate Ballet Session 2
Saturday
11:45 AM to 1:15 PM
Studio 1
Barriskill Dance Theatre School

2022-2023 Season

Name
Days
Location
Pre-Ballet 4
Pre-Ballet classes introduce students to the world of ballet through basic positions and terminology. Dancers will use those foundations to learn fun choreography, and will carry those skills into later years of ballet training. Ballet shoes and dress code attire are required for these classes.
Monday
1:30 PM to 2:15 PM
Studio 4 (Theatre)
Barriskill Dance Theatre School
Adaptive Dance
Developing dancers of all abilities, one dance class at a time!

This 30 minute weekly class is designed for dancers ages 6-10 with varying levels of physical and/or cognitive abilities. A set structure provides predictability in classes, which will cultivate gross and fine motor skills, simple dance movements, and creativity. Dancers build confidence while developing friendships, social skills, and academic skills.

Dancers should wear clothes which are comfortable for a range of movement. This can be traditional dance attire (leotard and tights, black pants and white t-shirt) or something else allowing for stretching and moving.

Dancers are invited and encouraged to participate in a year-end performance of a choreographed piece. This performance will take place in the spring at the studio in order to accommodate the needs of all dancers.

Dancers may attend class with a caregiver. If they attend independently, they will need to be independent in toileting needs.
Monday
3:00 PM to 3:30 PM
Studio 6
Barriskill Dance Theatre School
Pre-Ballet 4
Pre-Ballet classes introduce students to the world of ballet through basic positions and terminology. Dancers will use those foundations to learn fun choreography, and will carry those skills into later years of ballet training. Ballet shoes and dress code attire are required for these classes.
Monday
3:45 PM to 4:30 PM
Studio 5
Barriskill Dance Theatre School
Hippity Hop
Hippity Hop is a beginning Hip Hop class where students will learn the fundamentals of Hip Hop style, rhythm and movement while dancing to age-appropriate music.
Monday
4:00 PM to 4:45 PM
Studio 6
Barriskill Dance Theatre School
Tap 2
Tap 2 is for students with at least one year of recent experience in the same style and builds upon the foundations of technique and combinations learned in level 1. Many students will spend more than one year in a level to master their fundamentals.
Monday
4:00 PM to 5:00 PM
Studio 4 (Theatre)
Barriskill Dance Theatre School
Ballet 1
Ballet 1 (7-10 year olds) is for beginners with little to no experience.
Monday
4:30 PM to 5:30 PM
Studio 1
Barriskill Dance Theatre School
Jazz 1
Jazz 1 (7-10 year olds) is for beginners with no experience.
Monday
4:30 PM to 5:30 PM
Studio 5
Barriskill Dance Theatre School
Conservatory Ballet 7
Students who choose to participate in the Conservatory division classes are making a commitment to a more serious course of study. These classes require excellent attendance, classroom etiquette and a clear demonstration of motivation and participation. Classes are longer and require attendance three days a week. Participation in the school’s performance of the Nutcracker and the Spring concert is expected.
Monday
4:45 PM to 6:15 PM
Studio 6
Barriskill Dance Theatre School
Hip Hop 2
Hip Hop 2 is for students with one year of recent experience in the same style and builds upon the foundations of technique and combinations learned in level 1. Many students will spend more than one year in a level to master their fundamentals.
Monday
4:45 PM to 5:45 PM
Studio 2
Barriskill Dance Theatre School
Pre-Professional Ballet
Students who are placed into the Pre-Professional Division demonstrate a commitment to excellence in participation, attendance, etiquette, and work ethic. This rigorous program requires students take class four days a week. Participation in the school's performance of the Nutcracker and the Spring concert is expected.
Monday
5:00 PM to 6:30 PM
Studio 4 (Theatre)
Barriskill Dance Theatre School
Ballet 2
Ballet 2 students are expected to have completed at least 1 recent year of ballet (not including Pre-Ballet) and requires teacher recommendation. Participation in two classes each week is strongly encouraged but not required. Students who take class twice each week advance more quickly than once a week attendees.
Monday
5:30 PM to 6:30 PM
Studio 1
Barriskill Dance Theatre School
Primary Ballet
Primary Ballet for 6 year olds introduces students to “ballet barre” work where they begin their study of concepts like placement and turn out as well strength and flexibility and center exercises
Monday
5:30 PM to 6:30 PM
Studio 5
Barriskill Dance Theatre School
Hip Hop 1
Hip Hop 1 (7-10 year olds) is for beginners with no experience.
Monday
5:45 PM to 6:45 PM
Studio 2
Barriskill Dance Theatre School
Musical Theatre 3
Musical Theatre 3 students requires teacher recommendation. This two hour class focuses on vocals, choreography, and character development in separate segments. Students have their own show in recital! Strong readers preferred.
Monday
5:45 PM to 7:15 PM
Studio 6
Barriskill Dance Theatre School
Conservatory Ballet 5
Students who choose to participate in the Conservatory division classes are making a commitment to a more serious course of study. These classes require excellent attendance, classroom etiquette and a clear demonstration of motivation and participation. Classes are longer and require attendance three days a week. Participation in the school’s performance of the Nutcracker and the Spring concert is expected.
Monday
6:30 PM to 8:00 PM
Studio 1
Barriskill Dance Theatre School
Conservatory Ballet 6
Students who choose to participate in the Conservatory division classes are making a commitment to a more serious course of study. These classes require excellent attendance, classroom etiquette and a clear demonstration of motivation and participation. Classes are longer and require attendance three days a week. Participation in the school’s performance of the Nutcracker and the Spring concert is expected.
Monday
6:30 PM to 8:00 PM
Studio 4 (Theatre)
Barriskill Dance Theatre School
Teen/Tween Jazz
Teen classes are for beginning students age 10 and older who may want to explore a new style of dance, or have no dance experience at all! Teen classes are designed so that students can learn with their peers without the difficulties of sharing a class with much younger students. Teen Division students often audition to be placed into a Conservatory level after mastering their fundamentals.
Monday
6:30 PM to 7:30 PM
Studio 5
Barriskill Dance Theatre School
Hip Hop 3
Hip Hop 3 is for students with at least one year of recent experience in the same style and builds upon the foundations of technique and combinations learned in levels 1 and 2. Many students will spend more than one year in a level to master their fundamentals.
Monday
6:45 PM to 7:45 PM
Studio 2
Barriskill Dance Theatre School
Improvisation/Composition
To enroll in Improvisation & Composition students must be currently enrolled in a Conservatory level ballet class. Students will build a foundation of improvisational and compositional tools.
Monday
7:15 PM to 8:30 PM
Studio 6
Barriskill Dance Theatre School
Tap 5
Tap 5: Conservatory Levels require at least 2 years of recent experience in the same style and an instructor recommendation. Students will learn progressively more challenging material and advanced techniques.
Students new to BDTS may be placed by age or arrange a placement audition.
Monday
7:30 PM to 8:30 PM
Studio 3
Barriskill Dance Theatre School
Teen/Tween Hip Hop
Teen classes are for beginning students age 10 and older who may want to explore a new style of dance, or have no dance experience at all! Teen classes are designed so that students can learn with their peers without the difficulties of sharing a class with much younger students. Teen Division students often audition to be placed into a Conservatory level after mastering their fundamentals.
Monday
7:30 PM to 8:30 PM
Studio 5
Barriskill Dance Theatre School
Hip Hop 5
Conservatory Levels require at least 2 years of recent experience in the same style and an instructor recommendation. Students will learn progressively more challenging material and advanced techniques. Students new to BDTS may be placed by age or arrange a placement audition.
Monday
8:00 PM to 9:00 PM
Studio 4 (Theatre)
Barriskill Dance Theatre School
Teen/Tween Contemporary
Teen classes are for beginning students age 10 and older who may want to explore a new style of dance, or have no dance experience at all! Teen classes are designed so that students can learn with their peers without the difficulties of sharing a class with much younger students. Teen Division students often audition to be placed into a Conservatory level after mastering their fundamentals.
Monday
8:30 PM to 9:30 PM
Studio 6
Barriskill Dance Theatre School
Broadway Babies
Broadway Babies (ages 4-5) is a fun, upbeat class open to our youngest performers who love singing, dancing, acting, and the spotlight!
Tuesday
3:30 PM to 4:15 PM
Studio 6
Barriskill Dance Theatre School
Primary Tap
Primary Tap for 6 year olds introduces students to the basic technique and fundamentals of tap, including rhythm, syncopation, and improvisation.
Tuesday
3:30 PM to 4:30 PM
Studio 5
Barriskill Dance Theatre School
Contemporary 1
Contemporary 1 (7-10 year olds) is for beginners with no experience.
Tuesday
4:00 PM to 5:00 PM
Studio 4 (Theatre)
Barriskill Dance Theatre School
Pre-Ballet/Pre-Jazz
These classes offer an introduction to ballet and jazz dancing and include technique, choreography and free dance time. Jazz & Ballet shoe and dress code attire are required for these classes.
Tuesday
4:20 PM to 5:05 PM
Studio 6
Barriskill Dance Theatre School
Conservatory Ballet 8 Pointe
Students who choose to participate in the Conservatory division classes are making a commitment to a more serious course of study. These classes require excellent attendance, classroom etiquette and a clear demonstration of motivation and participation. Classes are longer and require attendance three days a week. Participation in the school’s performance of the Nutcracker and the Spring concert is expected.
Tuesday
4:30 PM to 6:00 PM
Studio 1
Barriskill Dance Theatre School
Musical Theatre 5
Conservatory Musical Theatre 5 a more advanced building on vocals, stage presence, and dance technique to continue their growth in musical theatre. Students will perform in a winter showcase and a full production in the spring. Requires at least one additional dance class in either MTR Technique, Ballet, and/or Jazz. Invitation only.
Tuesday
4:30 PM to 7:00 PM
Studio 4 (Theatre)
Barriskill Dance Theatre School
Pre-Ballet 3
Pre-Ballet classes introduce students to the world of ballet through basic positions and terminology. Dancers will use those foundations to learn fun choreography, and will carry those skills into later years of ballet training. Ballet shoes and dress code attire are required for these classes.
Tuesday
4:30 PM to 5:15 PM
Studio 5
Barriskill Dance Theatre School
Tap 3
Tap 3 is for students with one year of recent experience in the same style and builds upon the foundations of technique and combinations learned in lower levels. Many students will spend more than one year in a level to master their fundamentals.
Tuesday
4:30 PM to 5:30 PM
Studio 3
Barriskill Dance Theatre School
Musical Theatre 4
Building on vocals, stage presence, and dance technique to continue their growth in musical theatre. Students will perform in a winter showcase and a full production in the spring. Requires at least one additional dance class in either MTR Technique, Ballet, and/or Jazz. Invitation only.
Tuesday
5:00 PM to 7:00 PM
Studio 3
Barriskill Dance Theatre School
Primary Musical Theatre
Primary Musical Theatre is for beginning 5-7 year olds with no experience. Does your child love to perform? Singing, dancing, acting...this class has it all. Children will learn basic choreography and to memorize lines and music.
Tuesday
5:15 PM to 6:15 PM
Studio 6
Barriskill Dance Theatre School
Pre-Ballet/Pre-Tap
These "combination" classes cover the basics of both ballet and tap styles, with students spending half the class period on each type of dance. Students get the discipline and patience of ballet alongside the rhythm and movement of tap. Ballet & tap shoes and dress code attire are required for these classes.
Tuesday
5:30 PM to 6:15 PM
Studio 5
Barriskill Dance Theatre School
Pre-Professional Musical Theatre
For the serious performer. Students will have demonstrated strength in all 3 disciplines: vocals, acting, and dancing for stage. Students will audition for and perform in two full productions during the school year. Invitation only. Requires at least one additional dance class in either MTR technique, ballet, and/or jazz.
Tuesday
5:30 PM to 8:00 PM
Studio 4 (Theatre)
Barriskill Dance Theatre School
Ballet 2
Ballet 2 students are expected to have completed at least 1 recent year of ballet (not including Pre-Ballet) and requires teacher recommendation. Participation in two classes each week is strongly encouraged but not required. Students who take class twice each week advance more quickly than once a week attendees.
Tuesday
6:00 PM to 7:00 PM
Studio 1
Barriskill Dance Theatre School
Adult Ballet
Open level adult ballet class.
Tuesday
6:15 PM to 7:15 PM
Studio 5
Barriskill Dance Theatre School
Musical Theatre 1
Musical Theatre 1 A more in-depth look at musical theatre to include staging, blocking, vocals, and choreography. Students have their own show in recital!
Tuesday
6:15 PM to 7:15 PM
Studio 6
Barriskill Dance Theatre School
Tap 4
Conservatory Levels require 2 years of recent experience in the same style and an instructor recommendation. Students will learn progressively more challenging material and advanced techniques.
Tuesday
7:00 PM to 8:00 PM
Studio 3
Barriskill Dance Theatre School
Adult Tap
This class is geared towards tap beginners and those who haven’t tapped in a while. We will learn tap technique, history, classic and modern choreography, and fun combinations that will keep you dancing all week long. Relaxed workout attire and tap shoes required.
Tuesday
7:15 PM to 8:15 PM
Studio 6
Barriskill Dance Theatre School
Teen/Tween Ballet
BDTS is pleased to offer ballet classes for beginning teens and tweens who have no or little experience in ballet. Classes meet for one hour each week and include barre and center work. Beginning teens are also allowed to take Adult Ballet classes at the appropriate level.
Tuesday
7:15 PM to 8:30 PM
Studio 5
Barriskill Dance Theatre School
Boys Ballet
(Ages 8+) Taught by Devin Sweet, class will focus on strengthening, jumps, turns, and building community.
Tuesday
7:30 PM to 8:30 PM
Studio 2
Barriskill Dance Theatre School
Pre-Ballet 3/4
Pre-Ballet classes introduce students to the world of ballet through basic positions and terminology. Dancers will use those foundations to learn fun choreography, and will carry those skills into later years of ballet training. Ballet shoes and dress code attire are required for these classes.
Wednesday
9:30 AM to 10:15 AM
Studio 5
Barriskill Dance Theatre School
Yoga
A Vinyasa-style class that focuses on integrating breath with movement. We practice the foundations of yoga asana (poses) to strengthen and nurture our bodies and minds. This class offers personalized sequences to meet those who attend, aiming to provide an accessible and sustainable movement practice. Students should bring their own yoga mat.
Wednesday
9:30 AM to 10:15 AM
Studio 6
Barriskill Dance Theatre School
Dance with Me!
For younger dancers accompanied by an adult. This class offers an introduction to the studio environment and the basics of being in a dance class. Students use movement and play to explore different kinds of music and rhythms.
Wednesday
10:30 AM to 11:15 AM
Studio 5
Barriskill Dance Theatre School
Creative Movement
Creative movement classes offer an introduction to the studio environment and the basics of being in a dance class. Students use movement and play to explore different kinds of music and rhythms.
Wednesday
3:00 PM to 3:45 PM
Studio 2
Barriskill Dance Theatre School
Pre-Ballet 4
Pre-Ballet classes introduce students to the world of ballet through basic positions and terminology. Dancers will use those foundations to learn fun choreography, and will carry those skills into later years of ballet training. Ballet shoes and dress code attire are required for these classes.
Wednesday
3:45 PM to 4:15 PM
Studio 1
Barriskill Dance Theatre School
Pre-Ballet 5
Pre-Ballet classes introduce students to the world of ballet through basic positions and terminology. Dancers will use those foundations to learn fun choreography, and will carry those skills into later years of ballet training. Ballet shoes and dress code attire are required for these classes.
Wednesday
4:00 PM to 4:45 PM
Studio 6
Barriskill Dance Theatre School
Pre-Ballet/Pre-Tap
These "combination" classes cover the basics of both ballet and tap styles, with students spending half the class period on each type of dance. Students get the discipline and patience of ballet alongside the rhythm and movement of tap. Ballet & tap shoes and dress code attire are required for these classes.
Wednesday
4:00 PM to 4:45 PM
Studio 2
Barriskill Dance Theatre School
Ballet 1
Ballet 1 (7-10 year olds) is for beginners with little to no experience.
Wednesday
4:30 PM to 5:30 PM
Studio 1
Barriskill Dance Theatre School
Contemporary 4A
Students may be invited to enroll in this class once they rise into Ballet 5 or higher. This intermediate-advanced class is fast paced and will focus on technique and performance.
Wednesday
4:30 PM to 5:30 PM
Studio 4 (Theatre)
Barriskill Dance Theatre School
Conservatory Ballet 6
Students who choose to participate in the Conservatory division classes are making a commitment to a more serious course of study. These classes require excellent attendance, classroom etiquette and a clear demonstration of motivation and participation. Classes are longer and require attendance three days a week. Participation in the school’s performance of the Nutcracker and the Spring concert is expected.
Wednesday
4:45 PM to 6:15 PM
Studio 6
Barriskill Dance Theatre School
Hip Hop 1
Hip Hop 1 (7-10 year olds) is for beginners with no experience.
Wednesday
5:00 PM to 6:00 PM
Studio 2
Barriskill Dance Theatre School
Introduction to Acting for TV/Film
Have you ever considered working in the TV/Film industry? Getting an agent? Then this is the class for you. Students will learn the difference between theatre and acting for the camera. Primary focus is on method acting and learning the basics of Meisner and Stanislavski technique. Students will work on: commercials, scene study, monologues, hosting, newscasting...all on camera. Students are filmed every class so they may see their work. This course also covers the business side of acting: how to get an agent, resumes, headshots, unions and more.
Wednesday
5:00 PM to 6:00 PM
Studio 5
Barriskill Dance Theatre School
Conservatory Ballet 7
Students who choose to participate in the Conservatory division classes are making a commitment to a more serious course of study. These classes require excellent attendance, classroom etiquette and a clear demonstration of motivation and participation. Classes are longer and require attendance three days a week. Participation in the school’s performance of the Nutcracker and the Spring concert is expected.
Wednesday
5:30 PM to 7:00 PM
Studio 4 (Theatre)
Barriskill Dance Theatre School
Jazz 2
Jazz 2 is for students with at least one year of recent experience in the same style and builds upon the foundations of technique and combinations learned in level 1. Many students will spend more than one year in a level to master their fundamentals.
Wednesday
5:30 PM to 6:30 PM
Studio 1
Barriskill Dance Theatre School
Adult Jazz
Come join us for this fun, upbeat dance class! Whether you've been dancing for awhile or don’t have any experience - all are welcome in this class that’s sure to burn calories as you stretch, turn and dance your cares away!
Wednesday
6:00 PM to 7:00 PM
Studio 5
Barriskill Dance Theatre School
Musical Theatre 1
Musical Theatre 1 A more in-depth look at musical theatre to include staging, blocking, vocals, and choreography. Students have their own show in recital!
Wednesday
6:00 PM to 7:00 PM
Studio 2
Barriskill Dance Theatre School
Pre-Professional Ballet
Students who are placed into the Pre-Professional Division demonstrate a commitment to excellence in participation, attendance, etiquette, and work ethic. This rigorous program requires students take class four days a week. Participation in the school's performance of the Nutcracker and the Spring concert is expected.
Wednesday
6:15 PM to 7:45 PM
Studio 6
Barriskill Dance Theatre School
Jazz 3
Jazz 3 is for students with at least one year of recent experience in the same style and builds upon the foundations of technique and combinations learned in levels 1 and 2. Many students will spend more than one year in a level to master their fundamentals.
Wednesday
6:30 PM to 7:30 PM
Studio 1
Barriskill Dance Theatre School
Advanced Acting for TV/Film
This is for the more serious, established actor. Students in this class should have representation or have previously taken Acting for TV/Film. Method acting with a focus on Meisner and Stanislavski techniques will be explored. Students are filmed every class and will learn how to critique themselves in a positive way in order to improve their technique for auditions and performances. Students will continue to work on monologues and will get in-depth feedback on their scenes performed in class.
Wednesday
7:00 PM to 8:00 PM
Studio 5
Barriskill Dance Theatre School
Conservatory Ballet 8
Students who choose to participate in the Conservatory division classes are making a commitment to a more serious course of study. These classes require excellent attendance, classroom etiquette and a clear demonstration of motivation and participation. Classes are longer and require attendance three days a week. Participation in the school’s performance of the Nutcracker and the Spring concert is expected.
Wednesday
7:00 PM to 8:30 PM
Studio 4 (Theatre)
Barriskill Dance Theatre School
Masters Acting for TV/Film
This is for the more serious, established actor. Students in this class should have representation or have previously taken Acting for TV/Film. Method acting with a focus on Meisner and Stanislavski techniques will be explored. Students are filmed every class and will learn how to critique themselves in a positive way in order to improve their technique for auditions and performances. Students will continue to work on monologues and will get in-depth feedback on their scenes performed in class.
Wednesday
7:00 PM to 8:00 PM
Studio 5
Barriskill Dance Theatre School
Conservatory Ballet 5
Students who choose to participate in the Conservatory division classes are making a commitment to a more serious course of study. These classes require excellent attendance, classroom etiquette and a clear demonstration of motivation and participation. Classes are longer and require attendance three days a week. Participation in the school’s performance of the Nutcracker and the Spring concert is expected.
Wednesday
7:15 PM to 8:30 PM
Studio 3
Barriskill Dance Theatre School
Hip Hop 4
Hip Hop 4 is for students with at least one year of recent experience in the same style and builds upon the foundations of technique and combinations learned in levels 1-3. Many students will spend more than one year in a level to master their fundamentals.
Wednesday
7:30 PM to 8:30 PM
Studio 1
Barriskill Dance Theatre School
Jazz 6
Conservatory Levels require 2 years of recent experience in the same style and an instructor recommendation. Students will learn progressively more challenging material and advanced techniques.

Students new to BDTS may be placed by age or arrange a placement audition.
Wednesday
8:00 PM to 9:00 PM
Studio 6
Barriskill Dance Theatre School
Jazz 7
Conservatory Levels require at least 2 years of recent experience in the same style and an instructor recommendation. Students will learn progressively more challenging material and advanced techniques.

Students new to BDTS may be placed by age or arrange a placement audition.
Wednesday
8:30 PM to 9:30 PM
Studio 4 (Theatre)
Barriskill Dance Theatre School
Ballet 4 Section 1
Ballet 4 requires students to take class twice each week. Students must be placed into these levels by a Barriskill instructor.
Monday Wednesday
4:30 PM to 6:00 PM
Studio 3
Barriskill Dance Theatre School
Ballet 3 Section 1
Ballet 3 requires students to take class twice each week. Students must be placed into this level by a Barriskill instructor.
Monday Wednesday
6:00 PM to 7:15 PM
Studio 3
Barriskill Dance Theatre School
Creative Movement
Creative movement classes offer an introduction to the studio environment and the basics of being in a dance class. Students use movement and play to explore different kinds of music and rhythms.
Thursday
10:00 AM to 10:45 AM
Studio 6
Barriskill Dance Theatre School
Pre-Ballet/Pre-Tap
These "combination" classes cover the basics of both ballet and tap styles, with students spending half the class period on each type of dance. Students get the discipline and patience of ballet alongside the rhythm and movement of tap. Ballet & tap shoes and dress code attire are required for these classes.
Thursday
10:45 AM to 11:30 AM
Studio 6
Barriskill Dance Theatre School
Adaptive Dance
Developing dancers of all abilities, one dance class at a time!

This 30 minute weekly class is designed for dancers ages 3-5 with varying levels of physical and/or cognitive abilities. A set structure provides predictability in classes, which will cultivate gross and fine motor skills, simple dance movements, and creativity. Dancers build confidence while developing friendships, social skills, and academic skills.

Dancers should wear clothes which are comfortable for a range of movement. This can be traditional dance attire (leotard and tights, black pants and white t-shirt) or something else allowing for stretching and moving.

Dancers are invited and encouraged to participate in a year-end performance of a choreographed piece. This performance will take place in the spring at the studio in order to accommodate the needs of all dancers.

Dancers should attend class with a caregiver.
Thursday
11:45 AM to 12:15 PM
Studio 6
Barriskill Dance Theatre School
Pre-Ballet 3
Pre-Ballet classes introduce students to the world of ballet through basic positions and terminology. Dancers will use those foundations to learn fun choreography, and will carry those skills into later years of ballet training. Ballet shoes and dress code attire are required for these classes.
Thursday
3:00 PM to 3:45 PM
Studio 1
Barriskill Dance Theatre School
Pre-Ballet/Pre-Tap
These "combination" classes cover the basics of both ballet and tap styles, with students spending half the class period on each type of dance. Students get the discipline and patience of ballet alongside the rhythm and movement of tap. Ballet & tap shoes and dress code attire are required for these classes.
Thursday
3:45 PM to 4:30 PM
Studio 5
Barriskill Dance Theatre School
Tap 1
Tap 1 (7-10 year olds) is for beginners with no experience.
Thursday
3:45 PM to 4:45 PM
Studio 1
Barriskill Dance Theatre School
Ballet 2
Ballet 2 students are expected to have completed at least 1 recent year of ballet (not including Pre-Ballet) and requires teacher recommendation. Participation in two classes each week is strongly encouraged but not required. Students who take class twice each week advance more quickly than once a week attendees.
Thursday
4:00 PM to 5:00 PM
Studio 3
Barriskill Dance Theatre School
Hippity Hop
Hippity Hop is a beginning Hip Hop class where students will learn the fundamentals of Hip Hop style, rhythm and movement while dancing to age-appropriate music.
Thursday
4:00 PM to 4:45 PM
Studio 6
Barriskill Dance Theatre School
Primary Ballet
Primary Ballet for 6 year olds introduces students to “ballet barre” work where they begin their study of concepts like placement and turn out as well strength and flexibility and center exercises
Thursday
4:00 PM to 5:00 PM
Studio 2
Barriskill Dance Theatre School
Pre-Ballet 5
Pre-Ballet classes introduce students to the world of ballet through basic positions and terminology. Dancers will use those foundations to learn fun choreography, and will carry those skills into later years of ballet training. Ballet shoes and dress code attire are required for these classes.
Thursday
4:30 PM to 5:15 PM
Studio 5
Barriskill Dance Theatre School
Conservatory Ballet 5
Students who choose to participate in the Conservatory division classes are making a commitment to a more serious course of study. These classes require excellent attendance, classroom etiquette and a clear demonstration of motivation and participation. Classes are longer and require attendance three days a week. Participation in the school’s performance of the Nutcracker and the Spring concert is expected.
Thursday
4:45 PM to 6:15 PM
Studio 6
Barriskill Dance Theatre School
Ballet 1
Ballet 1 (7-10 year olds) is for beginners with little to no experience.
Thursday
5:00 PM to 6:00 PM
Studio 2
Barriskill Dance Theatre School
Contemporary 5
Students invited to join this advanced class must be able to pick up and retain new choreography quickly, as the class is very fast paced and will cover new topics every week.
Thursday
5:00 PM to 6:30 PM
Studio 4 (Theatre)
Barriskill Dance Theatre School
Musical Theatre 2B
Musical Theatre 2 students are expected to have completed at least 1 recent year of MTR (not including Broadway Babies) and be placed by an instructor. Students will focus on technique, vocals, and choreography in this class. Students have their own show in recital!
Thursday
5:00 PM to 6:30 PM
Studio 5
Barriskill Dance Theatre School
Pointe 1
Dancing on pointe is considered to be a very advanced ballet skill and should only be done under strict supervision, as pointe work can be dangerous if attempted too early or with poor instruction. Most children do not have sufficient bone structure and development or muscular strength to allow a safe inclusion of pointe work until they are at least 11 years old. Many girls strongly anticipate their desire to wear pointe shoes but it is imperative that they remain patient and diligent in their work if they want to eventually go en pointe.
Girls in ballet level 6 and up may dance en pointe at BDTS upon passing a rigorous pointe eligibility test before beginning pointe work.
Thursday
5:00 PM to 6:00 PM
Studio 3
Barriskill Dance Theatre School
Conservatory Ballet 8
Students who choose to participate in the Conservatory division classes are making a commitment to a more serious course of study. These classes require excellent attendance, classroom etiquette and a clear demonstration of motivation and participation. Classes are longer and require attendance three days a week. Participation in the school’s performance of the Nutcracker and the Spring concert is expected.
Thursday
6:00 PM to 7:30 PM
Studio 3
Barriskill Dance Theatre School
Contemporary 2
Contemporary 2 students will learn progressively more challenging material and advanced techniques.
Thursday
6:00 PM to 7:00 PM
Studio 2
Barriskill Dance Theatre School
Musical Theatre 2A
Musical Theatre 2 students are expected to have completed at least 1 recent year of MTR (not including Broadway Babies) and be placed by an instructor. Students will focus on technique, vocals, and choreography in this class. Students have their own show in recital!
Thursday
6:00 PM to 7:30 PM
Studio 5
Barriskill Dance Theatre School
Pointe 2
Dancing on pointe is considered to be a very advanced ballet skill and should only be done under strict supervision, as pointe work can be dangerous if attempted too early or with poor instruction. Most children do not have sufficient bone structure and development or muscular strength to allow a safe inclusion of pointe work until they are at least 11 years old. Many girls strongly anticipate their desire to wear pointe shoes but it is imperative that they remain patient and diligent in their work if they want to eventually go en pointe.
Girls in ballet level 6 and up may dance en pointe at BDTS upon passing a rigorous pointe eligibility test before beginning pointe work.
Thursday
6:15 PM to 7:15 PM
Studio 6
Barriskill Dance Theatre School
Jazz 4
Conservatory Levels require 2 years of recent experience in the same style and an instructor recommendation. Students will learn progressively more challenging material and advanced techniques.

Students new to BDTS may be placed by age or arrange a placement audition.
Thursday
6:30 PM to 7:30 PM
Studio 4 (Theatre)
Barriskill Dance Theatre School
Contemporary 3
Students may be invited to enroll in this class once they rise into Ballet 5 or higher. Students will continue to work on technique as well as performance quality.
Thursday
7:00 PM to 8:00 PM
Studio 2
Barriskill Dance Theatre School
Pre-Professional Ballet
Students who are placed into the Pre-Professional Division demonstrate a commitment to excellence in participation, attendance, etiquette, and work ethic. This rigorous program requires students take class four days a week. Participation in the school's performance of the Nutcracker and the Spring concert is expected.
Thursday
7:15 PM to 8:45 PM
Studio 6
Barriskill Dance Theatre School
Contemporary 4B
Students may be invited to enroll in this class once they rise into Ballet 5 or higher. This intermediate-advanced class is fast paced and will focus on technique and performance.
Thursday
7:30 PM to 8:30 PM
Studio 3
Barriskill Dance Theatre School
Jazz 5
Conservatory Levels require 2 years of recent experience in the same style and an instructor recommendation. Students will learn progressively more challenging material and advanced techniques.

Students new to BDTS may be placed by age or arrange a placement audition.
Thursday
7:30 PM to 8:30 PM
Studio 4 (Theatre)
Barriskill Dance Theatre School
Tap 6
Conservatory Levels require 2 years of recent experience in the same style and an instructor recommendation. Students will learn progressively more challenging material and advanced techniques.

Students new to BDTS may be placed by age or arrange a placement audition.
Thursday
7:30 PM to 8:30 PM
Studio 1
Barriskill Dance Theatre School
Teen/Tween Tap
Teen classes are for beginning students age 10 and older who may want to explore a new style of dance, or have no dance experience at all! Teen classes are designed so that students can learn with their peers without the difficulties of sharing a class with much younger students. Teen Division students often audition to be placed into a Conservatory level after mastering their fundamentals.
Thursday
7:30 PM to 8:30 PM
Studio 5
Barriskill Dance Theatre School
Tap 7
Conservatory Levels require 2 years of recent experience in the same style and an instructor recommendation. Students will learn progressively more challenging material and advanced techniques.

Students new to BDTS may be placed by age or arrange a placement audition.
Thursday
8:30 PM to 9:30 PM
Studio 1
Barriskill Dance Theatre School
Ballet 3 Section 2
Ballet 3 requires students to take class twice each week. Students must be placed into this level by a Barriskill instructor.
Tuesday Thursday
4:45 PM to 6:00 PM
Studio 2
Barriskill Dance Theatre School
Ballet 4 Section 2
Ballet 4 requires students to take class twice each week. Students must be placed into this level by a Barriskill instructor.
Tuesday Thursday
6:00 PM to 7:30 PM
Studio 2
Barriskill Dance Theatre School
Music & Movement
This class will use a variety of instruments to explore rhythm, increase body awareness, and develop motor skills and coordination. Young dancers will be introduced to the dance studio space and class structure.
Friday
10:00 AM to 10:45 AM
Studio 6
Barriskill Dance Theatre School
Dance & Tumble
This class is designed to increase student flexibility, body awareness, and comfort with new forms of movement.
Friday
11:00 AM to 11:45 AM
Studio 6
Barriskill Dance Theatre School
Conservatory Ballet 6
Students who choose to participate in the Conservatory division classes are making a commitment to a more serious course of study. These classes require excellent attendance, classroom etiquette and a clear demonstration of motivation and participation. Classes are longer and require attendance three days a week. Participation in the school’s performance of the Nutcracker and the Spring concert is expected.
Friday
5:00 PM to 6:30 PM
Studio 1
Barriskill Dance Theatre School
Conservatory Ballet 7
Students who choose to participate in the Conservatory division classes are making a commitment to a more serious course of study. These classes require excellent attendance, classroom etiquette and a clear demonstration of motivation and participation. Classes are longer and require attendance three days a week. Participation in the school’s performance of the Nutcracker and the Spring concert is expected.
Friday
5:00 PM to 6:30 PM
Studio 3
Barriskill Dance Theatre School
Conservatory Ballet 8
Students who choose to participate in the Conservatory division classes are making a commitment to a more serious course of study. These classes require excellent attendance, classroom etiquette and a clear demonstration of motivation and participation. Classes are longer and require attendance three days a week. Participation in the school’s performance of the Nutcracker and the Spring concert is expected.
Friday
5:00 PM to 6:30 PM
Studio 6
Barriskill Dance Theatre School
Pre-Professional Pointe
Students who are placed into the Pre-Professional Division demonstrate a commitment to excellence in participation, attendance, etiquette, and work ethic. This rigorous program requires students take class four days a week. Participation in the school's performance of the Nutcracker and the Spring concert is expected.
Friday
5:00 PM to 6:30 PM
Studio 4 (Theatre)
Barriskill Dance Theatre School
Ballet 1
Ballet 1 (7-10 year olds) is for beginners with little to no experience.
Saturday
9:30 AM to 10:30 AM
Studio 3
Barriskill Dance Theatre School
Dance with Me!
For younger dancers accompanied by a grown-up. This class offers an introduction to the studio environment and the basics of being in a dance class. Students use movement and play to explore different kinds of music and rhythms.
Saturday
9:30 AM to 10:15 AM
Studio 2
Barriskill Dance Theatre School
Pre-Ballet/Pre-Jazz
These classes offer an introduction to ballet and jazz dancing and include technique, choreography and free dance time. Jazz & Ballet shoe and dress code attire are required for these classes.
Saturday
9:30 AM to 10:15 AM
Barriskill Dance Theatre School
Pre-Ballet/Pre-Tap
These "combination" classes cover the basics of both ballet and tap styles, with students spending half the class period on each type of dance. Students get the discipline and patience of ballet alongside the rhythm and movement of tap. Ballet & tap shoes and dress code attire are required for these classes.
Saturday
9:30 AM to 10:15 AM
Studio 6
Barriskill Dance Theatre School
Broadway Babies
A fun, upbeat class open to our youngest performers who love singing, dancing, acting, and the spotlight!
Saturday
10:15 AM to 11:00 AM
Studio 6
Barriskill Dance Theatre School
Pre-Ballet 5
Pre-Ballet classes introduce students to the world of ballet through basic positions and terminology. Dancers will use those foundations to learn fun choreography, and will carry those skills into later years of ballet training. Ballet shoes and dress code attire are required for these classes.
Saturday
10:15 AM to 11:00 AM
Studio 5
Barriskill Dance Theatre School
Adult Ballet Basics 1
Absolute beginners and adult students with some ballet experience are welcome! Adult students can wear clothes that they are comfortable moving and ballet shoes.
Saturday
10:30 AM to 11:45 AM
Studio 1
Barriskill Dance Theatre School
Ballet 2
Ballet 2 students are expected to have completed at least 1 recent year of ballet (not including Pre-Ballet) and requires teacher recommendation. Participation in two classes each week is strongly encouraged but not required. Students who take class twice each week advance more quickly than once a week attendees.
Saturday
10:30 AM to 11:30 AM
Studio 3
Barriskill Dance Theatre School
Conservatory/Pre-Professional Ballet
Students who choose to participate in the Conservatory division classes are making a commitment to a more serious course of study. These classes require excellent attendance, classroom etiquette and a clear demonstration of motivation and participation. Classes are longer and require attendance three days a week. Participation in the school’s performance of the Nutcracker and the Spring concert is expected.
Saturday
10:30 AM to 12:00 PM
Studio 4 (Theatre)
Barriskill Dance Theatre School
Modern Movers
This class introduces young movers to modern dance, and prepares students to be embodied movers in future modern, ballet, jazz or other dance classes. We will explore the dance concepts of energy, time, and space through improvisation, skill-building exercises, and basic modern and ballet steps and positions. This class is great for your young mover who has a lot of energy!
Saturday
10:30 AM to 11:15 AM
Studio 2
Barriskill Dance Theatre School
Pre-Ballet 3
Pre-Ballet classes introduce students to the world of ballet through basic positions and terminology. Dancers will use those foundations to learn fun choreography, and will carry those skills into later years of ballet training. Ballet shoes and dress code attire are required for these classes.
Saturday
11:00 AM to 11:45 AM
Studio 6
Barriskill Dance Theatre School
Pre-Ballet 4
Pre-Ballet classes introduce students to the world of ballet through basic positions and terminology. Dancers will use those foundations to learn fun choreography, and will carry those skills into later years of ballet training. Ballet shoes and dress code attire are required for these classes.
Saturday
11:00 AM to 11:45 AM
Studio 5
Barriskill Dance Theatre School
Creative Movement
Creative movement classes offer an introduction to the studio environment and the basics of being in a dance class. Students use movement and play to explore different kinds of music and rhythms.
Saturday
11:15 AM to 12:00 PM
Studio 2
Barriskill Dance Theatre School
Primary Ballet
Primary Ballet for 6 year olds introduces students to “ballet barre” work where they begin their study of concepts like placement and turn out as well strength and flexibility and center exercises
Saturday
11:30 AM to 12:30 PM
Studio 3
Barriskill Dance Theatre School
Adult Ballet Basics 2
Students in this class should have at least a year (preferably two) of ballet education and have a good working knowledge of ballet vocabulary. Many are students who are returning to ballet after some years away from it. Adult students can wear clothes they are comfortable moving in and ballet shoes.
Saturday
11:45 AM to 1:15 PM
Studio 1
Barriskill Dance Theatre School


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