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Mary R.

9 Reviews
New York, NY
Starting at $100
  • Teaches Beginner, Intermediate, Advanced
  • Pilates Instructor from Balance Body University
  • Teaches students 1 and up
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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.

Teaches Online
Starting at $34
  • Speaks Turkish, English
  • Awarded Best Lyric Dance from Barcelona Dance International Competition
  • Teaching since 2006
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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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Ashley M.

6 Reviews
Teaches Online
Starting at $50
  • Speaks French, English
  • Teaches Beginner, Intermediate, Advanced
  • Teaching since 2006
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Ashley M.

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Ballet and Pointe work also!

About Ashley

I'm a professional dancer and choreographer with a degree from the Tisch School of the Arts at NYU. I've danced for Justin Bieber, Mariah Carey, Ne-Yo, Shakira, Shangela, the Walt Disney company, and the team that created Hamilton. I do a TON of musical theater and judge lots of dance competitio

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William D.
Ashley hit the nail on the head. Thanks Ashley for setting me straight and giving me several variations. Music and dance are intertwined.
Grace
This summer, Ashley has been working with my daughter on Chicago choreography in preparation for auditions. She is a fabulous teacher and has been very easy to schedule and communicate with. My daughter enjoys her lessons with her. Highly recommend!
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Emily D.

3 Reviews
Teaches Online
Starting at $50
  • Teaching since 2016
  • BFA in Dance & Pedagogy from University of North Carolina School of the Arts
  • Awarded Gaynor Minden Scholar Awardee from Susan Jaffe
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Emily D.

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Experienced ballet teacher and professional ballet dancer of 5 years! I specializing in the beginner/intermediate into advanced students. All ages welcome! Lessons are customized and catered to the needs/goals of each student. Dancers will be building a strong foundation of ballet positions, technique/steps, musicality, ballet history and more. One of my favorite aspects of being a professional ballet dancer is sharing my knowledge with younger dancers! I absolutely love working one on one with students to give them the attention they deserve while working through their goals. I am patient and will meet the dancer where ever they are! I love seeing improvement and growth in dancers. I give encouragement along the way when steps or combinations present themselves as challenging. I am 100% invested in the dancer I am teaching and make sure they are getting the best possible training. Let's get started!

About Emily

I am a professional ballet dancer and certified yoga teacher. I am a former Soloist from San Diego Ballet and have also danced Pennsylvania, North Carolina, New York City, Japan and Denmark. I hold a BFA in dance & Pedagogy from the University of North Carolina School of the Arts under the direction

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Melanie
Emily is the best!! She is a wonderful dancer and a fabulous teacher. You will love her!
Anna
Emily is wonderful! She is so kind, and so talented. She is a great inspiration to learn from, and she explains things so well. She really knows what she is talking about, and she makes you feel confident, and determined. I highly recommend her to anyone and everyone, from any level!
Bridget
Such a great experience with Emily. She explains everything really well. Her encouragement and enthusiasm gives me the confidence to believe in myself as a dancer!
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Margo K.

2 Reviews
Teaches Online
Starting at $50
  • Speaks Russian, English
  • Choreographer, Dance Teacher - Dance from Moscow State College of Arts
  • Teaching since 2008
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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-funk

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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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Gina B.

15 Reviews
Teaches Online
Starting at $40
  • Speaks Spanish, French
  • Teaching since 1975
  • Teaches Beginner, Intermediate, Advanced
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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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"Stephanie is amazing! My daughter loves her one on one ballet. I am so thankful for this opportunity to have my daughter in an online class , it has changed her little heart. When her hometown studio moved away she was devastated and about 6 months later we found this online class. It has been the best decision we’ve made. Thank you"
Autumn
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!"
Faith
Took Ballet lessons from Teresa V.
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"She was amazing!! really attentive and helpful , made noticable improvements with my pirouettes after my first session!"
Tekoa
Took Ballet lessons from Stephanie M.
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"Great instruction and a very warm personality."
Zara
Took Ballet lessons from Julia C.
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"Sara is lovely! Clear with instructions and patient with a learning adult! :)"
Eev
Took Ballet lessons from Sara P.
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"Jessica is a class act! She has had excellent training in ballet, tap, and theatre dance. She has a true passion for passing her vast knowledge on to the next generation. Jessica comes to her classes prepared and with a plan! She has an incredible work ethic and she instills that discipline in her students. Her combinations are clear (she gives counts!), musical, and challenging - but in a fun way! She always encourages her students to reach past what they think they might be capable of - (“you can do it!”) - all while cheering them on and celebrating each and every personal victory. Jessica wants her students to succeed. Jessica has a great sense of humor and an infectious laugh! You will have fun dancing with her! If you are looking for an outstanding dance teacher - you should definitely train with Jessica!"
Matthew
Took Ballet lessons from Jessica A.
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"Sara is an excellent teacher and so nice and kind. A pleasure every week."
Alice
Took Ballet lessons from Sara P.
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"Julia is a great teacher. She asked questions throughout the lesson to make sure it was targeted to my daughter’s needs. She was very nice and also provided helpful feedback for improvement."
Sarah
Took Ballet lessons from Julia C.
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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!"
Miri
Took Ballet lessons from Sara P.
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"Online, engaging and fun! Thank you! It was great."
Lyla
Took Ballet lessons from Sara P.
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