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Kelly G.

23 Reviews
Chicago, IL
Starting at $30
  • Speaks
  • Teaches Beginner, Intermediate
  • Teaching since 2006
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Kelly G.

23 Reviews
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Depending on the students current classical ballet education, the student will be taught the basic elementary calssical techniques and positions and progress on through more complex material. Lessons are slower in nature to make sure the student is thorough and to ensure they understand proper alignment and understanding. Space is limited unless student has a location in which to dance at, in which case more intermediate to advanced students are welcome.

About Kelly

First Opera instructor to Laura Bretan, America's Got Talent 2016 GOLDEN Buzzer winner and youngest Opera Star. I feel there is a great deal of talent in the youth of today, and that it is my job to provide a knowledge and understanding of how to best use that talent. I try my best to provide a

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Alexis W.
Great. Very personable and easy to relax with. Great exercises and homework I feel is doable as my first ever vocal lesson. Can't wait for my next session :)
Junie
My 5 year old daughter has become a stronger dancer with Ms. Kelly as she builds up for her recital. We are truly lucky to find such a dedicated and talented teacher.
Tracey
I was very lucky to have found Kelly. I had always dreamed of having artistic talent but I am not a naturally good singer. Within two years, I have gone from singing in the shower to having developed to stage performance. Kelly has taught me so much from the artistic expression of singing to the mechanics of turning my voice into an instrument. She has an incredible ability to listen to my voice and pinpoint the exact adjustment I need to make it sound great. She's such a fun person to be around that I always look forward to my next lesson. Her positive attitude and approach is also a testament to her high level of professionalism. She provides feedback that is positive. but also helps me improve She is the perfect combination of teacher and coach and I would highly recommend her for anyone interested in singing.
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Gina B.

15 Reviews
Teaches Online
Starting at $40
  • Speaks Spanish, French
  • Teaches Beginner, Intermediate, Advanced
  • Awarded The Silver Award for Narrative Feature Film 'Student Oscar' from The Academy of Motion Pictures
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Gina B.

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Careful private work on shape and function of the body in mechanics, musicality and image. Breaking down the language of the movement so you know what you are doing when and how to carefully develop the aspects of your dancing that are weakest or most confusing. Musicality from the moment you stand in first position. Relationship to music in the form itself and toward the music you are hearing. Turns, jumps, adagio, petite allegro, alignment, balance. Barre. Center.....

About Gina

New Post as of Sunday March 22nd, New York City!!! I am available online nonstop to accommodate all time zones. We are all in this together. I am happy to bring my rates down to help you in this time. Just ask and let me know what is good for you. Be strong, be creative, be beautiful and ca

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Jeanine
Cristina R.
Gina is so knowledgeable in so many areas of dance- technique, expressiveness, somatics, book recommendations, energy work. She is a rare gem of a teacher. Someone who goes way beyond a typical dance class. She has so much experience to draw from. 👏🏽👏🏽👏🏽👏🏽
Belinda and Daniella
Very good first lesson. It was a sound, thorough evaluation, along with a positive, encouraging exchange of ideas and detailed technique work between my child and Ms Gina. Ms Gina gets down to work quickly and kindly. Her depth of knowledge is impressive and refreshing. Amazing lady! Thank you!
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Joy E.

1 Review
Teaches Online
Starting at $25
  • Speaks
  • Teaching since 2003
  • Bachelors from MSU
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Joy E.

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My name is Joy and I have been dancing for over 25 years. My soul needs to dance and to be able teach my love for dance. Ballet is my forte, though I've tried just about everything out there. My teaching is very technically precise, however I have a laidback flavor unusual for the ballet world. I currently teach in-person ballet lessons to young girls near where I live, but I would love the opportunity to teach you or your child the art of ballet.

About Joy

My name is Joy, and I have been dancing for over 25 years. I danced in studios all through my childhood, usually 3-5 times a week. I was also a part of my high school dance team. Following high school I opted for a college career, but then life and kids happened! I have 3 sweet little ones. About 5

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Rachel
Joy introduced my daughter to ballet and my daughter loves taking ballet from her. Joy is a wonderful, kind and patient teacher.
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Kristen J.

8 Reviews
Teaches Online
Starting at $50
  • Speaks English
  • Teaches students 16 and up
  • Teaching since 2015
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Kristen J.

8 Reviews
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I’m available to teach private lessons for teens and adults interested in learning ballet for the first time, or who want to improve their skills. My strengths are patience, enthusiasm, and an unusual way of approaching dance. I’m not famous or particularly interested in becoming famous, so if that’s your goal, I’m not the right teacher for you. I strongly believe everyone can dance, and should. All bodies can learn to dance and enjoy themselves. Dance should be joyful, about self-expression, and a way of learning about your body and your spirit. Finally, I believe it’s never too late to start learning something new, and your bucket list should not wait until you retire.

About Kristen

I started dance later in life -- tap at 19 and ballet at 31 -- because I was so tall and awkward as a child. It never occurred to me that people my size could be dancers. I fell in love with dance as an escape from a stressful job teaching high school history. I saw such changes in myself the more I

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Alexandra
More than incredible first experience, no question I will return and invest more time with her. She is extremely warm, personable and really knows her stuff. So happy to have found her!
Miranda
Kristen is a human that makes her students feel immediately at ease. She is kind, quirky, and hilarious, but more importantly, she is patient and meets students where they are to ultimately fulfill their potential and their goals. I first started taking tap classes from Kristen a few years ago as a nervous adult (25 yo) seeking a bare bones beginner tap class. Since then, having incorporated exercises, games, and routines to awesome music, I have come leaps and bounds, built up my courage and confidence, and am proud to officially feel part of the tap community. If you’re looking for an excellent teacher, regardless of experience level, look no further!
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Emily P.

2 Reviews
Teaches Online
Starting at $50
  • Speaks
  • Teaching since 2010
  • Teaches students 5 and up
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Emily P.

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Whether you want to learn the basics of ballet or are hoping to hone your technique, I’d love to work with you! My lessons have a strong focus on musicality and freedom of movement within the art of ballet, and are catered to each student’s individual goals. Let’s discover the joy of plié together!

About Emily

Hi, I’m Emily! I’m a certified yoga teacher and dance educator. I’ve danced professionally all over the country, and it’s this experience that has lead me to yoga. My yogic studies have brought me to a deep level of understanding about the body and it’s connection to the mind. As a yoga te

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Gavin
Emily is such a great yoga teacher. Her flow is awesome, and I always feel energized, relaxed and more joyful after her classes!! I would keep taking her classes as long as she offers them!
Gavin
Emily is such a wonderful teacher! She brings her joy and passion into every class. Her courses are feel-good, inclusive and challenging! I feel like I move a little smarter after every class with Emily. She can do it all.
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Gabrielle A.

1 Review
Teaches Online
Starting at $45
  • Speaks English
  • Teaching since 2012
  • Teaches Beginner, Intermediate, Advanced
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Gabrielle A.

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Teaching ballet has been a passion of mine since I was in high school. With many years both recreationally and pre-professionally, my goal is to reach then exceed each student's goals. We will hit the ground running with my unique approach for both beginners and advanced dancers. I have no doubt every student is capable of exceeding their potential!

About Gabrielle

Gabrielle began her ballet career at the age of 12 in Murrieta, CA. Her lessons started in Vaganova style training and later expanded to Cecchetti, Balanchine, and even Fosse style training. Soon she was training for several hours a week in ballet. She excelled rapidly and was invited to several opp

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Average Cost of Ballet Lessons in Deerfield, IL

The average cost of 60-minute ballet lessons in Deerfield is $94. While the exact cost will vary depending on the teacher, type of lesson, and location, you should expect to spend between $35 and $169 per hour.
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"Great first lesson with Gina!

I love how she works with me and I feel like I can relax into learning because of her personality. I don’t feel pressured or anxious which is really helpful. She’s very attentive and considerate, which I seriously appreciate. I feel like I’m already learning a lot and I look forward to our next lesson!"
Jeanine
Took Ballet lessons from Gina B.
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"10/10 would dance again. Very kind and informative teacher."
Katie
Took Ballet lessons from Ana E.
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"Sara really understands how to tailor lessons so that that they meet the individual needs of her students. She has shown extraordinary patience with my 7 year old who loves taking lessons with her."
Karen
Took Ballet lessons from Sara P.
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"Meets you at your dance level and you move forward from there. Excellent attitude and knowledgeable instructor. Professional and thorough."
Mark
Took Ballet lessons from Ferlyn F.
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"Jordan is an excellent teacher who’s very patient and takes the time make sure you’re really understanding. In one half hour lesson with Jordan you can learn as much as three lessons with other tutors. I highly recommend her."
Lindsey
Took Ballet lessons from Jordan W.
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"Emily was a great instructor. She is very personal, makes you feel comfortable, and has great knowledge of the subject. The class is flexible enough so that we can do different types of dance. Will definitely keep taking classes with her."
Adriana
Took Ballet lessons from Emily M.
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"Best instructor ever she works with your schedule and is very professional she knows her stuff!!"
Carolina
Took Ballet lessons from Sara P.
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"My daughter loves Stephanie! She’s outstanding!"
Merliah
Took Ballet lessons from Stephanie M.
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"Ferlyn was awesome with my daughter who had never taken ballet lessons but is a gymnast......even though my daughter had quite a workout, she was excited for her next lesson.....my daughter is rather shy and I feel made a great connection with her.....Thanks Ferlyn!"
Sophia
Took Ballet lessons from Ferlyn F.
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"Miss Stephanie is an incredible ballet teacher. She is a passionate dancer and is kind and caring. My daughter loves taking lessons from Miss Stephanie!"
Holly
Took Ballet lessons from Stephanie M.
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