PROFESSIONAL TRAINEE DIVISION
Monday (Modern, Ballet, Pointe classes) 1:00–4:30pm
Tuesday (Ballet, PBT, Variations, Men’s class, TCB Rehearsal) 1:00–5:00pm
Wednesday (Ballet, Pointe, Pas de Deux, TCB Rehearsal ) 1:00–5:00pm
Thursday (PBT, Ballet, Pointe) 1:00–4:00pm
Friday (Ballet, Pointe, YAGP Coaching, Jazz) 1:00–4:30pm
Minimum Time Investment: 18 hrs/week, five days a week. Five Classical Ballet classes (all including Pointe); Pointe variations, Repertoire, Progressing Ballet Technique ("PBT"), Modern/Contemporary Dance, Advanced Jazz Dance, and Pas de Deux (partnering) classes.
Ballet Royale's elite daytime training program provides a comprehensive advanced course of study for talented, ambitious and committed students from all over the country who wish to maximize their personal growth and/or pursue dance professionally.
This weekday afternoon program provides training in Ballet Technique, Pointe, Men’s Class, Progressing Ballet Technique, Performance (Musical Theater) Jazz, Modern (Contemporary) dance, Repertoire, Pas de Deux, independent workshops, guest teachers, personal coaching, Pilates/Injury Prevention, Advanced Variations and multiple performance opportunities.
In addition to receiving the finest professional dance training available, most Professional Trainee Division students also serve as Apprentices with Twin Cities Ballet of Minnesota, the resident dance company of Burnsville's Ames Center, and train alongside TCB's professional company members.
Professional Trainee Division students wishing for additional classes may also attend any Performance Track, Advanced Youth, or Preparation for Performance Track ballet class at no additional cost, with prior arrangement with and approval of the Directors.
To accommodate the various schedules of potential Professional Trainee Division participants, students interested in auditioning for the program should contact Ballet Royale directly and arrange to take an audition class.
For more information and to schedule an audition class:
Call 952-898-3163 or E-mail info@BalletRoyaleMN.org
Professional Trainee Division perform in the end of school year showcase, “A Celebration of Dance.”
Women: Required Black Leotard: Pinch Front Camisole, Baltogs Style #BT5170
Pink Convertible Mesh Back Seam Tights: Bodywrappers, Style #C45/A45, color Theatrical Pink or Capezio, Style #18, color Ballet Pink
White crew-length (below Calf) Socks.
Men: Plain White ( or with Ballet Royale logo) Tight Short-Sleeved T-Shirt tucked-in neatly, or White Leotard.
White Leather or Canvas Ballet Slippers with elastics.
Dance Belt (as needed/preferred).
Please see Parent/Student handbook for additional attire.