On Wednesday, August 10th through Friday, August 12th, free drop-in dance classes, registration, and a teacher meet and greet will be held from 5:00 to 7:00 p.m. at Abella’s School of Dance. Abella’s is located at 1711 Lakeside Ave. Unit #9, in Saint Augustine.
Parents are invited to take a tour, talk with teachers and learn more about the upcoming school year. New and returning students from ages 3 on up are invited to come dressed to dance and sample classes from Abella’s certified teachers. Drop in classes will run continuously each day. Creative movement for children 3-4 years old will be offered all three days. The schedule for ages 5 and up is as follows: Jazz and Contemporary on Wednesday, Tap and Hip Hop on Thursday, with Ballet and Character classes on Friday. Other classes to be offered in the fall are pointe, modern, partnering, and stretching/conditioning.
Luis Abella, studio owner, will be on hand with his staff to answer questions about class selection and placement. Abella was born in Cuba where he trained at The National School of Ballet in Havana, Cuba. After graduation, he performed all over the world as a principal dancer and soloist with many renowned ballet companies including National Ballet of Cuba, Bellas Artes Nacional of Mexico, Minnesota Ballet, and University of Miami Ballet.
Abella is certified for Primary to Level 7 and Partnering with the American Ballet Theatre’s (ABT) National Training Curriculum. ABT Certified Teachers have completed intensive training in the AMERICAN BALLET THEATRE® National Training Curriculum, an eight level program that combines high quality artistic training with the basics of dancer health and child development
Abella’s School of Dance is located off of 312 (across the street from Cobblestone). For more information, call 904-810-5670, email firstname.lastname@example.org or visit www.abellaballet.com. Abella’s School of Dance maintains a Peanut Free environment.