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Hope R.

New York, NY
Starting at $84
  • Speaks Chinese, English
  • Teaches students Male: 8 and up; Female: 6 and up
  • BFA in Dance & Dance Education from Taipei National University of the Arts
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Hope R.

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Professional Ballerina and over 20 years of experience teaching classical ballet to children to adults.

My approach is to understand your needs and goals so I can develop a lesson plan that’s appropriate for your level and ambitions. I working closely with each of my students, helping them to better understand ballet steps and technique from the inside out. Dancers will build confidence through each lesson by learning how to properly use their body to build an solid foundation, so that the ballet technique becomes effortless enjoyment rather than a never-ending struggle.

About Hope

Hope is a ballet dancer, instructor and choreographer. Born in Taiwan, she studied with Chiou-O Chiang and completed summer intensives with Ballet West, Martha Graham School, and Royal Danish Ballet. She graduated from Taipei National University of the Arts with a Fine Arts degree in Dance and Danc

Stephen H.

4 Reviews
New York, NY
Starting at $65
  • Speaks english
  • Teaching since 2005
  • Teaches students 5 and up
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Stephen H.

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students can either choose from the russian or italian style of ballet and will learn basic positions and placements of the body, demi barre, adagio, petit allegro, waltz, grand jete, and reverence. students will also learn terminology and work on flexibility, strength, and muscle control.

About Stephen

A native of New York City, my studies in dance include Jazz , Hip Hop, ballet, modern dance, and movement for theater. I have studied dance at various schools and studios including Ailey, Dance Theater of Harlem, The College of Staten Island as well as Barry University, and frequents Gibney, Peri

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Aisha
Stephen's a great instructor that makes you instantly feel at ease. Dance class was fun!
George T.
Stephen is Great. My kids had a blast.
Barbara M.
Stephen has been giving our teenager daughter weekly lessons in "J-pop" dancing. Even though his background does not include this particular style, he has done a great job of staying ahead of our daughter, and-even more importantly-encouraging and motivating her to keep at it. (Since dancing is one of the few exercises she will do willingly, this is key!) She looks forward to the weekly lesson and so do we.
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Isabella A.

New York, NY
Starting at $100
  • Teaching since 2016
  • Dance Foundations from Brickhouse NYC
  • Teaches Beginner, Intermediate, Advanced
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Isabella A.

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Learn ballet basics to fun-upbeat music. Ballet does not have to be a boring subject to learn!

About Isabella

FOR BOOKINGS PLEASE READ: MESSAGE ME BEFORE BOOKING ANY CLASSES. I WILL DECLINE IF YOU DO SO. MY SCHEDULE CHANGES DAY BY DAY SO TO GUARENTEE A CLASS FROM ME PLZ MESSAGE ME BEFOREHAND TO DISCUSS. THANK YOU :) Heyyy my name is Isabella and I am from Little Rock, Arkansas but I have lived

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Ana E.

7 Reviews
Teaches Online
Starting at $50
  • Speaks French, English, Spanish
  • Teaches students 5 and up
  • Professional Dancer and Teacher from Cuban National Ballet
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Ana E.

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Experienced former professional ballet dancer, and specializing in the beginner/intermediate ballet classes. Everyone is welcome from kids to adults.
Lessons are customized to the needs/goals of the students.

I can teach beginners, starting from the basics to help you build a strong foundation of theory and technique.
For advanced levels we would work on your technique, posture, and artistic expression. We can work on some dances/variations if you are preparing for a competition or a performance.

Send me a message to see if we are a good match!

About Ana

Hello, My name is Ana. Let me tell you briefly about myself. I began studying ballet full time at the age of 10 at the Cuban National Ballet School. After numerous years of classes and exams I became a professional ballet dancer with the Cuban Ballet. I toured around the world dancing different

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Rachel C.
Fascinated with Ana's Mentoring and Coaching. She really picked up a lot on Technical Flaws that I possessed and effectively work to improve upon them. So happy to have her as my Coach!
Alex
We just had our first lesson with Ana. She got on great with our kids, and seems really to know what she's doing.
Tucker
Ana is just a really great teacher. First, she’s a really nice person. She’s also highly competent, patient, flexible, and obviously a wonderful dancer herself. She makes things fun, and yet still teaches in a classical way, which is great. Yay Ana!

Stephen H.

4 Reviews
Teaches Online
Starting at $65
  • Speaks english
  • B.S. Computer Information Science from Barry University
  • Teaching since 2005
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Stephen H.

4 Reviews
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Online Ballet Teacher

students can either choose from the russian or italian style of ballet and will learn basic positions and placements of the body, demi barre, adagio, petit allegro, waltz, grand jete, and reverence. students will also learn terminology and work on flexibility, strength, and muscle control.

About Stephen

A native of New York City, my studies in dance include Jazz , Hip Hop, ballet, modern dance, and movement for theater. I have studied dance at various schools and studios including Ailey, Dance Theater of Harlem, The College of Staten Island as well as Barry University, and frequents Gibney, Peri

Recent Reviews
Aisha
Stephen's a great instructor that makes you instantly feel at ease. Dance class was fun!
George T.
Stephen is Great. My kids had a blast.
Barbara M.
Stephen has been giving our teenager daughter weekly lessons in "J-pop" dancing. Even though his background does not include this particular style, he has done a great job of staying ahead of our daughter, and-even more importantly-encouraging and motivating her to keep at it. (Since dancing is one of the few exercises she will do willingly, this is key!) She looks forward to the weekly lesson and so do we.
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Margo K.

2 Reviews
Teaches Online
Starting at $50
  • Speaks Russian, English
  • Teaching since 2008
  • Teaches Beginner, Intermediate, Advanced
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Margo K.

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I have been teaching dance for over 12 years. My students have won many competitions and some of them even passed tough exams to enter Dance Academy programs, colleges and universities. I am very passionate about teaching dance and finding the right "key" to every student. I believe that all of us are different in the way we process new information, the way we learn, memorize, get motivated, and progress. I believe in order to get maximum result in such complex craft as dance there has to be a balance between having fun and having discipline. Each class has a set structure, short-term goals, and long-term goals, and of course, we do have fun. I love my profession, I love teaching and figuring out how to achieve the greatest result with that particular student by applying aspects of sports psychology on top of standard methods, and I love seeing my students fall in love with the craft and achieve great results.

About Margo

I am a professional dancer, choreographer, actress and director. Born and raised in Moscow, Russia I started dancing at 4 years old. I graduated from Moscow State College of Arts in 2008 as a choreographer. In the United States, I studied different dance styles (hip-hop, house, tap, vogue, jazz-fun

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Kate
I didn't expect that I'll start to dance hip hop so quick. I've been dancing ballet since I was 3, now I'm 14. I never had any hip hop training. Transition to hip hop was very challenging in the beginning but within a month of training with Margo I started dancing hip hop very well, better than most of my friends who've done it for a long time! Thank you Margo!!!
Penny
Margo is a wonderful teacher! She corrected my technique in no time, helped me figure out why I just couldn't do certain things (pirouettes). I love working with her, learning from her, she is very patient with me and always finds the right words to motivate me. I am very pleased

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Average Cost of Ballet Lessons in New York, NY

The average cost of 60-minute ballet lessons in New York is $91. While the exact cost will vary depending on the teacher, type of lesson, and location, you should expect to spend between $50 and $134 per hour.
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$49 average
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$56 average
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$91 average

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"My daughter loved having Sara as her instructor for her first ballet lesson! Sara is very patient and enthusiastic. My daughter is looking forward to her next lesson!"
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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."
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"She was amazing!! really attentive and helpful , made noticable improvements with my pirouettes after my first session!"
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Took Ballet lessons from Stephanie M.
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"Great first lesson! Teresa is very pleasant to work with and extremely knowledgeable. Looking forward to many more lessons to come!"
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Took Ballet lessons from Teresa V.
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Took Ballet lessons from Sara P.
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"Awesome first lesson....
Sara is so calm and patient
Looking fwd for future lessons with her"
Sara
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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"My daughter enjoys her lessons with miss Jordan- they are a great extension of what she is learning in class and a way to improve in areas she struggles. Thanks Jordan!"
Della
Took Ballet lessons from Jordan W.
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"Amazing instructor. We had 5 lessons so far and my 5 year old loves it. I sat in one class and Sara is patient but firm all at once. She’s great a structuring the class to keep her attention and it looks like fun!"
Alessandra
Took Ballet lessons from Sara P.
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