PROGRAMS & CLASSES

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Guest artists Misty Copeland and Raul Peinado perform with Configuration at the Albright Knox Art Gallery.

Classical Ballet

Clearly defined skill levels from Elementary to Advanced, which includes an optional pre-professional training program to prepare the student for college entry and company auditions at the advanced levels. Click here for our Lexington Schedule or Main Street Schedule.

Musical Theater Classes

Find your inner Broadway with a Musical Theater Class at CSB. Classes combine the three disciplines of Acting, Singing and Dance to help you develop a ‘triple threat’ of skills. The class focuses on proper vocal training, acting and a Broadway style of dance in a fun and exciting performance environment. The course will teach students proper audition etiquette and each student will develop their own individual audition piece for future use. Click here for our Lexington Schedule or Main Street Schedule.

EveryBody Ballet

Recreational ballet program for teens through adults. Click here for our Lexington Schedule or Main Street Schedule.

Barre Fitness Classes

A total body workout using the Barre Fitness technique at the ballet barre. Classes include toning and stretching exercises and emphasize core strengthening, lengthening, posture and balance. Any appropriate workout attire is acceptable to wear to the Barre Fitness class. Click here for our Lexington Schedule or Main Street Schedule.

Modern Dance

A free, expressive style of dancing started in the early 20th century as a reaction to the formality of classical ballet. Click here for our Lexington Schedule or Main Street Schedule.

Character Dance

Introduces students to another aspect of classical ballet – the folk-inspired dances from many nations that are often incorporated into classical repertory. Studying character is not only a lot of fun, but it prepares career minded dancers for some of the dance forms they will encounter as members of a corps de ballet. Click here for our Lexington Schedule or Main Street Schedule.

Contemporary Jazz Fusion

An invigorating blend of jazz and contemporary dance!  Dancers amalgamate contemporary and jazz technique while developing their musicality and performing skills. Uplifting and energetic sessions are sure to engage, challenge and excite young dancers. Click here for our Lexington Schedule or Main Street Schedule.

Lyrical Dance

Lyrical is a fusion of ballet, jazz and modern and has a relatively recent history. It is based on the coming together of ballet with rock/folk/pop/alternative music and a variety of jazz dance styles and modern dance. It is mainly performed to music with lyrics which are a driving force and key inspiration to the movement. Click here for our Lexington Schedule or Main Street Schedule.