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Jessica Epting received her classical ballet training on full scholarship at the Omaha Academy of Ballet under the Royal Academy of Dance (RAD), and the Imperial Society of Teachers of Dancing (ISTD) training methods.
Mrs. Epting performed with Creighton University’s Company of Dancers, Omaha Modern Dance Collective, and Central Dance Theater. In 1995, she founded En L’Air Dance Academy in Omaha, NE where she served as the director and master teacher for six years. S...read more
The class is fun and dynamic within an encouraging and challenging atmosphere. The class will provide a welcoming and friendly environment, with individualized instruction and attention, systematically designed to promote progress for each dancer.
This level will provide a strong basis in ballet technique, correct body alignment and posture, an introduction to French ballet terminology as well as ballet classroom etiquette for students of all dance styles. Basic ballet is suitable for the novice dancer with very little previous experience, or for the student who wants to refine their technique at a basic level.
The goal of this class is to create and inspire an atmosphere where all dancers can train, perfect, push, and grow. Mrs. Epting is committed to being a part of each dancer’s journey, and she values hard work and attentiveness from each and every class. This class relies on a systematic approach to classical ballet for marked improvement. Dancers will focus on the basics of classical ballet technique, and French ballet terminology, while stressing correct placement, with an added emphasis on performance quality and artistry.
This workshop is designed to be fun and dynamic within an encouraging and challenging atmosphere. The classes provide a welcoming and friendly environment, with individualized instruction and attention, which exposes you to the core fundamentals of ballet in a relaxed and comfortable class setting. Throughout this workshop you will learn the basic body positions, core ballet exercises such as plié and tendu, how to stand at the barre with appropriate body alignment and posture, an introduction to French ballet terminology as well as ballet classroom etiquette.
These classes will provide a strong basis in ballet technique for students of all dance styles. Absolute Beginner Workshop is suitable for the novice dancer with no previous experience, or for the student who wants to refine their technique at a basic level.