Melbourne Academy of the Arts

Address
74 Herald Street
CHELTENHAM
VIC 3192

Phone
0405 702 166

Full Time Program
Melbourne Academy of the Arts Full Time Division is led by Academy Principal, Jasmina Stefkovski in the Vaganova method of training. The aim of the program is to further develop and elevate the artistry and technique of serious-minded students who strive to have a professional career in ballet.

This program is designed to expose young dancers to the rigours of professional training and is tailored to students who demonstrate a high level of passion & commitment; alongside exemplary technical, artistic and physical aptitude required to pursue a career in ballet.

-Full-Time Classical Program (30 - 40 hrs p/wk)
-Full-Time Transition Program (20 - 30 hrs p/wk)
-Full-Time Transition Half Day Program (15 - 20 hrs p/wk)

Full Time Curriculum
  • Advanced Classical Ballet & Pointe Technique
  • 19th, 20th & 21st Century Classical & Contemporary Repertoire & Variations
  • Character and National/Historical Dance
  • Pas De Deux Training & Preparation
  • Contemporary
  • Jazz
  • Limber, Conditioning & Floor Barre
  • Audition & Competition Preparation,
  • Planning, Goal Setting, Career Guidance.
  • Anatomy, Body Awareness & Self Correction
  • Performance Skills, Developing Artistry & Stylisation in Varied Genres
  • Theory, Dance Vocabulary, History & Music
  • Choreography, Mime & Improvisation
  • National & International Guest Artists & Teachers
  • Dance Psychology, Nutrition, Injury Prevention & Management

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