Fall Semester
Open House

July 20th 10am – 1pm

Fall classes begin Monday, August 5th
preschool through advanced ages 3 & up.

Ballet Rincon Preschool Program

Fall 2024 & Spring 2025 Enrollment Now Open

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Ballet Rincon Prima Program

Preschool Movement Workshop

Ages 3 & 4

Monday 10:00am-10:45am
Friday 10:00am-10:45am

  Pre Ballet/Tap Combo 

Must be Age 4
by Aug. 31, 2024

Monday 10:45am-11:45am
Friday 10:45am-11:45am
Saturday 9:00am-10:00am

Ballet Level 1

Ages 5-7
Must be Age 5 by Aug. 31, 2024

Tuesday 3:30pm-4:15pm
Thursday 3:30pm-4:15pm
Saturday 10:00am-10:45am

Tap Level 1

Ages 5-7
Must be Age 5 by Aug. 31, 2024

Saturday 10:45am-11:30am

Preschool Prima 1

Preschool Movement Workshop is the perfect introduction to dance for children ages 3 and 4. Your little dancer will love this play-based dance class! Featuring Ballet Rincon’s exclusive signature Preschool Prima curriculum, this class is designed to teach dance basics through imaginative play, creative movement, and interactive activities. Class sizes are limited and classes are taught by experienced instructors to ensure the very best learning experience for your child. Each 3-6 week class session is based on a unique theme that captures preschoolers’ imaginations, such as “Carnivals of Animals,” “Rhythms Around the World,” and “Sounds of the Seasons.”

Preschool Prima 2

Pre-Ballet and Pre-Tap Combination Class offers a play-based introduction to basic ballet and tap in a fun, imaginative environment. Dancers age 4-5* will love the joyful atmosphere of this class, which uses Ballet Rincon’s exclusive signature Preschool Prima curriculum. Students will explore ballet and tap technique and vocabulary, creative movement, and dance stories including classic fairy tales. Preschool Prima 2 students are introduced to the magic of performing through an in-studio Winter Presentation, and are invited to participate in our optional Spring Showcase Concert at The Vail Theatre of the Arts in June. Class sizes are limited and classes are taught by experienced instructors to ensure the very best learning experience for your child. Classes are offered weekdays and Saturday. (*Dancer must be age 4 by August 31 of the current year to register for Prima 2)

Primary Prima Levels 1-3 

Primary Prima
Levels 1-3 

Do you have a 5*-7 year old who LOVES to dance? They will thrive in Ballet Rincon’s Primary Prima Program! Primary Prima classes offer the very best in beginning dance training, in a fun, playful, and encouraging environment. Our signature ballet program is based on the renowned American Ballet Theatre® National Training Curriculum, providing strong foundation in ballet technique and creative expression. Our jazz and tap classes offer an age-appropriate introduction to these high energy dance styles with an emphasis on both building technique and having fun. Join our  classes today! (*Dancer must be age 5 by August 31 of the current year to register for Primary Prima Level 1)

The Studio

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The Studio

Keeping your child’s healthy development at the center of our focus, and following a vigorous curriculum, we provide your child a complete and varied dance education. We offer robust programming in pre-school, classical ballet, jazz, and tap that will engage, challenge, and inspire your young dancer, all while having fun and cultivating joy.

“This studio is amazing, has become part of our family. We don’t just dance here. We have best friends here. It is a place I trust my children will grow.”

Expert Instructors

Our experienced teaching staff come from diverse backgrounds, and bring the very best in professional experience and pedagogical abilities. Professional dance companies that our faculty have performed with include: American Festival Ballet, Ballet Idaho, Ballet Magnificat!, Ballet Municipal Theatre of Rio de Janeiro, Beijing Dance Theatre, Corpus Cristi Ballet, Dayton Ballet, and the Oakland Ballet.

Expert Instructors

Our experienced teaching staff come from diverse backgrounds, and bring the very best in professional experience and pedagogical abilities. Professional dance companies that our faculty have performed with include: American Festival Ballet, Ballet Idaho, Ballet Magnificat!, Ballet Municipal Theatre of Rio de Janeiro, Beijing Dance Theatre, Corpus Cristi Ballet, Dayton Ballet, and the Oakland Ballet.

About Our Instructors

Ballet Rincon’s experienced teaching staff provides the very best in professional dance training for children in Southeast Tucson, in a supportive and nurturing environment. Our Prima Program faculty are specialists in working with young children, bringing decades of dance experience and training in child development, dance pedagogy, and teaching methods. They are committed to creating a safe class environment in which each child receives the care and attention they need to grow and thrive.

Each Prima Program class is led by a professional dance instructor, with a dedicated associate teacher who helps ensure the class runs smoothly. (Fun fact: most of our associate teachers are Ballet Rincon Alumni!) All instructors follow our signature Prima Program curriculum, rooted in the American Ballet Theatre® National Training Curriculum. This play-based curriculum helps ensure that all Ballet Rincon students progress through their training efficiently, which having fun and developing a lifelong appreciation for the beautiful art of dance.

Fall Semester
Open House

July 20th 10am – 1pm

Fall classes begin Monday, August 5th
preschool through advanced ages 3 & up.

Fall 2024 & Spring 2025
Registration now open!

About Ballet Rincon’s Prima Program

tAt Ballet Rincon, we believe that dance should be a fun, positive, and enriching experience for young children. We have proudly served Southeast Tucson for 24 years, earning a reputation as the premiere dance academy in Rita Ranch, Vail, and surrounding areas. Our mission is to provide an excellent foundation in dance technique and artistry for dancers in Southeast Tucson, while also promoting their physical and emotional well-being.The Prima Program offers a safe and effective introduction to dance for children age 3-7, helping set students up for success in the studio and in the world. We believe in honoring children’s development by using age appropriate teaching methods and technique standards. In addition to great dance technique, students develop imagination, teamwork, persistence, confidence, and social skills needed for success in school and beyond.

The Prima Program is rooted in the American Ballet Theatre® National Training Curriculum, and all Prima teachers follow a comprehensive lesson plan to ensure that students progress through their training efficiently. Classes are designed to help students develop strong dance technique, motor skills, coordination, musicality, creativity, social skills, and self-awareness The Prima Program offers small classes, led by a professional instructor and dedicated associate teacher who are passionate about introducing young students to the beautiful art of dance.

 

Conveniently located in the Civano neighborhood off Houghton Road, Ballet Rincon is home to two spacious and sunny studios. Parent viewing areas are offered in both studios, and parents are invited to observe classes at any time. If you prefer not to watch your child’s class, you can enjoy a stroll through the charming neighborhood, hang out in the community courtyard or park, or get a few errands done at one of the nearby shopping centers.

 

Ballet Rincon offers students the opportunity to participate in professional quality performances throughout the year. Preschool Ballet-Tap Combination students have the option to participate in our annual Spring Showcase, held at The Vail Theatre of the Arts in June. Starting in Primary Prima Level 1, students have the option to participate in our annual annual production of The Nutcracker and the Spring Concert Series, both also held at The Vail Theatre of the Arts. Rehearsals for ballet performances are held outside of class time during a separate rehearsal session. This ensures that students have time in class to grow their skillset, not just learn choreography. More than just a dance recital, Ballet Rincon’s renowned performances are designed to give students a professional-level experience enjoyed by members of the Southeast Tucson community as well as their families and friends.
Ballet Rincon Preschool Program