Ballet Level 1 is for students who hold a basic understanding in contemporary or ballet and are looking to develop their technique and increase their dance vocabulary. This class comprises of a variety of exercises at the barre, warming up your muscles and giving your body time to investigate traditional ballet structures. The class continues in the centre applying the techniques used in the barre warm up to longer sequences, such as allegro and travelling phrases.
Charlotte trained at the Royal Ballet School and Elmhurst Ballet School. She then joined Northern Ballet Theatre, where she became a Principal Artist dancing roles such as Juliet in Romeo & Juliet and the title roles in Cinderella and Giselle. She then spent five years with The Cullberg Ballet, Sweden, where she danced the role of Aurora in Mats Ek’s Sleeping Beauty, and worked with choreographers, Ohad Naharin and Jiri Kylian. Charlotte has performed the role of The Queen on the international tour of Matthew Bourne’s Swan Lake and in The Most Incredible Thing at Sadler’s Wells (Javier De Frutos).
Duration: 90 mins
Venue: at The Place
Level: Level 1