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Ballet Lesson Reviews from Students

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Gina B.

Oakland, CA
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Krista J.

Renton, WA
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Hanna M.

Chicago, IL
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Gina B.

Oakland, CA

Careful private work on shape and function of the body, part by part. Breaking down the language of the movement so you know what you are doing when and how to carefully develop the parts that are weakest by separating them from the mix of all the movement and then studying them minutely until the physical process makes sense to your mind and body.

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Miya P. August 9, 2015
Dance · In home
Verified Student
Gina is amazingly dedicated, both to the material she teaches and to her students. She's knowledgeable and encouraging. I engaged her to teach ballet to me and a friend who was trying to use dance to work through some body issues. Gina navigated a tricky situation - two students at different levels, one with psychological barriers - beautifully, and we both learned loads. Definitely get her to teach you things!
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Triplets May 18, 2015
Acting · In home
Verified Student
Excellent introductory lesson. Established a good relationship with the Triplets. Made everything fun and friendly.
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Monica P. April 17, 2014
Dance
Verified Student
Beyond expectations

From our first phone call, Gina became invested in my dance journey. From modern dance, to ballet and contemporary, Gina has guided me into a new world of performance and dance. Outside of our scheduled lessons, we are loosely collaborating on a creative project - something I thought was years away until I met Gina. She taught me tactical dance fundamentals while also helping me navigate the dance and theater scene in NYC. (with which she is very connected) The best thing for me was her flexibility with the learning process. She encourages everyone to make their own journey, never forcing too much structure but always being reliable. I look forward to continuing this journey. Thank you!
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Krista J.

Renton, WA

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Axel S. January 8, 2016
Acting · In home
Verified Student
Krista is very sweet and easy to work with. My child liked her very much.
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Han N. December 14, 2015
Singing · In studio
Verified Student
We recommend to others friends and students looking for a singing teacher for their child. Krista was always on time to all lessons, very accommodating to changes in schedule and very personable with my daughter!
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Hayley S. May 15, 2015
Singing · In studio
Verified Student
Krista is very positive, helpful and encouraging. I only had one lesson so far but I feel she is a great fit.
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Hanna M.

Chicago, IL

Hanna specializes in teaching the fundamentals of Ballet to all ages and experience levels. Ballet classes with Hanna will be tailored to your specific needs.

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Michael March 22, 2016
Meditation · In home
Verified Student
Hanna was great ! Very knowledgeable about meditation. Made me feel comfortable.
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Joan February 14, 2016
Dance · In home
Hanna was excellent, and the lessons were individualized to fit my needs. Hanna provided wonderful choreography ideas for my upcoming music concert.
Thank you so much!
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Matt Frigo January 30, 2016
Yoga · In home
Verified Student
I had my second lesson with Hanna this week and she has been great so far. As someone new to yoga, I would highly recommend Hanna. She took the time before we started the lessons to answer all of my questions. She is very patient and friendly. I like the way she has explained yoga so far; the styles, poses, flows and the mental and spiritual aspects. She has a calm demeanor.

She has also been mindful of my existing shoulder injury to make sure that what we're doing isn't aggravating it. The other nice thing is she's been good about responding to my questions quickly and throughly and she's been on-time for both lessons.

Amanda S.

New York, NY
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Desiree S.

North Hollywood, CA
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Jose C.

Los Angeles, CA
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Amanda S.

New York, NY

I have been teaching Ballet in New York City for over 6 years, at various studios including the Joffrey Ballet School. When taking a private ballet lesson I will assess your technical level and help you understand what your strengths and weaknesses are. In a supportive way I will help to improve ballet technique, increase flexibility, refine rhythmic understanding to acquire clarity in your ballet training.
I will cater private lessons for beginning ballet students to professional dancers. My style is very supportive and direct. I believe that to improve as a dancer you need personal feedback and hard work. I am very passionate about sharing what I know to help other dancers reach their goals.

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Janel April 23, 2016
Ballet · In studio
Verified Student
Great instructor who works at your level while improving technique
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Desiree S.

North Hollywood, CA

Brief Warm up
Plies
Tendus
Dégagés
Rond de Jambs
Frappés
Battements
Stretching
Adagio
Pirouettes
Petite Allegro
Grand Allegro
Stretching
Cool down

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Shalonda April 21, 2016
Ballet · In studio
Verified Student
Desiree is a great ballet instructor who is gentle and patient. I enjoy her as a teacher for she brings a calmness to the atmosphere that makes learning easy.
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Kristin M. March 20, 2016
Dance · In studio
Verified Student
Desiree is wonderful! She has great energy and patience, and she's receptive to feedback about how the lesson is going, as well as how to modify it for my needs going forward. This was just my first lesson, but I'm really looking forward to future ones and having Desiree help me improve my form & skills. :)
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Lujan Gutierrez February 9, 2016
Ballet · In studio
Verified Student
Just took my first class with Desirée and was awesome. She knows exactly how to correct my posture, she's super patient and lovely. Can't wait for my next session !
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Jose C.

Los Angeles, CA

I love to inspire people and taking care of your body and your success will be my goal. I am a certified AMERICAN BALLET THEATER® teacher. Ballet is a beautiful way of life and a very strong connection between your body and mind, but let me be your guide of the next step of your success or simply to make you love it as much as I do. I work warm up, barre, center practice and point work. Male and Female technique. - As I am a certified ABT® , I can put students through examinations ir oder to get them Ballet certifications.
**Prices include studio fees**

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kiki April 12, 2016
In home
Verified Student
Fabulous!
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Isabelle D. April 9, 2016
Ballet · In studio
Verified Student
Jose has a very impressive background, and is a true professional. He is so easy to work with, and really cares about his students. Five star instructor!!
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Monica Klimczak April 5, 2016
Contemporary Dance · In studio
Verified Student
Jose is an amazing teacher! He really listens to what you want to learn and accomplish and then personalizes each lesson to you. For me, it is this extra level of care that makes his sessions so wonderful. Jose has an amazing eye for detail and therefore is really good at focusing on proper technique. I’ve learned so much in just a few sessions! His passion, talent, and fun class environment really made me leave each class feeling more accomplished, motivated, and determined to keep practicing and improving. But not only is he a great teacher, he is also an amazing choreographer. I’ve loved all the dances he has created just for me -- he even was able to incorporate my own personality and interests through certain moves in the dance. That’s a sign of a truly caring teacher. Jose is definitely a gem in the dance world!

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