Wheaton College Norton, Massachusetts
Wheaton College
Theatre and Dance Studies

Academics

Theatre and Dance Studies 140. Ballet

Introductory through intermediate study of the principles and vocabularies of classical ballet. Class comprises three sections: barre, center and allegro. Emphasis is placed on correct body alignment, development of whole body movement, musicality and the embodiment of performance style. The fundamental requirements of classical dance are taught in conjunction with dance combinations.