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Sara P.

78 Reviews
Brooklyn, NY
Starting at $40
  • Teaching since 2006
  • Teaches Beginner, Intermediate, Advanced
  • Teaches students 3 and up
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Sara P.

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With an emphasis on strong foundations and musicality I would love to help anyone become a more well rounded dancer.

Whether you're just starting out or want to polish a few problem areas I'm here to help!

About Sara

Hello! I'm Sara! (Based in NYC) I started dancing at the age of 3. I am well versed in Ballet, Modern and Contemporary Dance. I attended Joffrey San Antonio (2004) and Paul Taylor New York (2010) intensives. Once moving to NYC, I attended the TAKE Dance intensive (2011) and the Lar Lubovitch int

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Jayden
Sara had great technique with flowy movements. She was personable and kind. Very enjoyable class.
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Carolina B.
Best instructor ever she works with your schedule and is very professional she knows her stuff!!
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Mary R.

9 Reviews
New York, NY
Starting at $120
  • Teaches students 1 and up
  • Pilates Instructor from Balance Body University
  • Teaches Beginner, Intermediate, Advanced
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Mary R.

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Mary is a professional Ballet Teacher based in New York and specializes in Classical Ballet 🩰 and Total Barre training.

🎓 Merrithew Stott Pilates
Certified Total Barre Instructor

🎓 PBT Ballet 🩰
Certified Teacher

🏫 Higher Professional Dance School

She has over ten years of teaching experience to students of all ages and levels.

Mary is currently accepting new students for weekly 30 or 60 minute sessions.

⛑ BLS/AED Certified by European Resuscitation Council (ERC

About Mary

Mary is a Fitness Expert based in New York, Certified Personal Trainer by National Academy of Sports Medicine (NCCA). Mary is a Pilates 🧘🏼‍♀️ Specialist Certified by Balanced Body University and a Total Barre Instructor Certified by Merrithew Stott. Mary is a professional Dance Teach

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Faigy I.
Mary is very kind, friendly, understanding, and polite. She is extremely encouraging, and believes in her students! It is usually very hard for me to push past my limits, but with Mary I felt much more confident to do so! But she knows when to tell you to stop. She is very clear, and I learned a lot from her.
Wowy R.
Very instructive and very patient. I am so looking forward to my next lesson!!
Liliana F.
She’s really awesome and friendly. My kids definitely were so excited and happy for how she taught them and her enthusiasm to teach new skills. She was right on time to the appointment and Mary takes her role seriously in terms of COVID protection. Looking forward to continuous lessons :)
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Buse U.

Brooklyn, NY
Starting at $68
  • Speaks Turkish, English
  • Teaching since 2006
  • Contemporary Dance from Mimar Sinan State Conservatory
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Buse U.

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I received my first pair of ballet slippers at the age of 4, a gift from my mother, Nilufer, one of Turkey's earliest ballerinas (in fact, she was trained by Turkey's first ever ballerina Dame Ninette de Valois.) I have spent the last 14 years teaching classical ballet and contemporary dance to students of all ages and skill levels. Join me for a ballet class where we’ll work on stretching, body alignment, the 5 basic ballet positions, general ballet theory, and a healthy dose of exercise including plies, tendus, jetes, rond de jambe at terre and en’lair, fondus, releves and grand battements. These simple and straightforward combinations will improve coordination, mental focus, and self confidence, all of which are essential to dance! We’ll dance to a diverse playlist (not just classical!) and have fun connecting with our bodies and pushing ourselves to do more.
* Classes are open to any age, body form and experience level!
* Prior ballet and or dance experience is not required!

About Buse

I spent almost my whole life focused on classical ballet, attending dance camps over summer break, and doing intensive dance workshops with Martin Sonderkamp and others. After high school, I was accepted into Turkey's most prestigious conservatory, Mimar Sinan, where I expanded into contemporary dan

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Rose E.

New York, NY
Starting at $55
  • Teaching since 2016
  • Teaches students 7 to 18
  • Teaches Beginner, Intermediate, Advanced
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Rose E.

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My name is Rose Elliott. I am a student at Barnard College. I have been dancing for 11 years training in ballet, pointe, modern, and contemporary. I am passionate about creating a supportive and lovingly challenging environment where my students can unlock their full potential and maintain a strong passion for dance. I emphasize the longevity of dance careers, always being conscious of avoiding injuries or burn-out in young dancers. I like to meet my students where they are and ask them what they are hoping to improve on. I like to get to know my students learning style so that I can most effectively help them to achieve their goals.

About Rose

I am a student at Barnard College majoring in Dance. I graduated from New World School of the Art's dance program and have trained all over the world studying ballet, modern, and contemporary. I have trained at the American Ballet Theatre, Alonzo King Lines Ballet, and the Netherlands Dance Theater.

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Dwan M.

43 Reviews
Teaches Online
Starting at $35
  • Speaks English, English
  • College Prep Magnet School from Charleston County School of The ARts
  • Teaches students 5 and up
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Dwan M.

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Ballet is one style I would recommend to every single athlete. Ballet teaches body awareness and control. It elongates the body, builds flexibility and stamina. I love basic/beginner level ballet because it consciously helps you focus on every muscle and part body. With ballet technique under your belt other forms of dance can be picked up easier and athletes will have better grace and quicker transitions on the playing field.

About Dwan

Hiii... I'm Dwan and I'm so excited to meet with you and have a blast learning with each other. I've been teaching since 2000 and I love the growth I've seen in my clients; gained skills in multiple dance styles, them grasping the understanding of musicality & coordination, and their comfortability

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Nirvana T.
Dwan is an amazing instructor. She’s knowledgeable, positive and kind! So happy we’ve found her for our little one.
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Lindsay B.

26 Reviews
Teaches Online
Starting at $60
  • Speaks Spanish, English
  • Teaches students 1 and up
  • Teaching since 2015
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Lindsay B.

26 Reviews
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My goals are to work on your coordination and flexibility along with proper ballet technique. All classes will be tailored to each student accordingly.

About Lindsay

In home and in studio classes are a 1 hour minimum. Online lessons are also available at 30 and 45 minute durations please call takelessons to book. Hey there! My name is Lindsay. I truly enjoy teaching everything in the realm of physical activity. I grew up dancing at Mark Spivaks Institute i

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Emma
My daughter has only had her first lesson with Lindsay but we were both impressed with her. She is friendly and was able to make the exercises very tailored to her specific needs and goals. We are looking forward to continuing to work with her.
Rojean
Lindsay has been an amazing yoga/ballet instructor for me. I started taking beginners ballet lessons with her in June of 2019 and she was so patient with me. I later on decided to take yoga with her a couple months later and she is just nothing short of awesome! She is very well spoken during yoga and really knows what she’s doing. She always accommodates with my needs and makes sure I’m comfortable with whatever we’re practicing for that day. For example she’ll ask how I’m doing that day and if I say I’m feeling anxious, we’ll do a relaxing and calming session, or we might do something more physical and energetic if I need to get hyper and start my day energized. She has obviously had a lot of experience in this field and it really does show. I’m super glad I chose lindsay to be my instructor and would never consider going with anyone else.
Maureen L.
I love taking my online classes with Lindsay! Having a really busy schedule, I thought at first this was an indulgence to have a class in the comfort of my own home, however I've rethought that since I've started. These are necessary to keeping, not just my physique in shape, but my ballet up to par, as well as my mental state of being calm, focused & happy. Lindsay is very skilled at shifting each class to what is best for me that day. She's skilled & knowledgeable, proficient, professional, friendly, fun & gives me a thorough workout! Thank you Lindsay!

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"Online, engaging and fun! Thank you! It was great."
Lyla
Took Ballet lessons from Sara P.
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"Shamarion is very kind and she takes her time with you and helps you to understand the dance steps."
Kelly
Took Ballet lessons from Shamarion N.
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"Great classes! Sarah is a fantastic teacher - patient and gives good timely feedback. She gives very helpful tips."
Frances Chen
Took Ballet lessons from Sara P.
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"I always look forward to my next lesson with her, she makes class fun and engaging!"
Vanessa
Took Ballet lessons from Grace M.
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"Miss Maria is amazing. She is a great dancer and is super sweet and caring! I enjoyed working with her."
Sharon
Took Ballet lessons from Maria F.
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"Miss Stephanie is approachable and excels at communicating clearly. Her passion and extraordinary skills, love, and respect for her students help improve their musicality and ballet knowledge all while improving strength and technique, Miss Stephanie leads her students with constructive and positive guidance in order to take their skills to the next level. She is a dedicated and patient teacher, who encourages individual achievement for her students as they reach for their full potential. She connects with them and is a genuinely kind person who clearly delights in her students' progress. Miss Stephanie goes above and beyond to make each dancer feel wanted, loved, and encouraged. My kids and I highly recommend Miss Stephanie!"
MJ
Took Ballet lessons from Stephanie M.
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"Loving these online ballet lessons. Julia is super enthusiastic and easy to follow"
Tina
Took Ballet lessons from Julia C.
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"I had a lot of fun with Sara! Thank you!"
Jana
Took Ballet lessons from Sara P.
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"Sara was extremely patient with our 8 year old daughter. Sara certainly challenged her. She LOVED the lesson and can’t wait for her second lesson!"
Sophie
Took Ballet lessons from Sara P.
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"She's great. She's calm and professional. My 10 years old son was glad to dance with her. We're looking forward next lesson."
Yuko Gunji
Took Ballet lessons from Sara P.
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