Skip to main content
  1. Life
  2. Health & Fitness
  3. Fitness & Exercise

Community beginner ballet class

See also

Beginning ballet class at Nashville Ballet school


Wearing a skin-tight leotard and body revealing tights are not high on the "to-do" list of many folks, but returning to childhood dreams of becoming a ballerina, a Rockette, or even a “Solid Gold” dancer, may be at the top of many a weary, wanna-be dancer’s list! The School of Nashville Ballet ,, (with two locations in Nashville, Martin Center at 3630 Redmon Street, Nashville and 500 Wilson Pike Circle, Suite 119, Brentwood) offers a Community Division group of classes, which are open to the public, on a drop-in ($25 for first class, $15 for each additional class) or on a semester basis, in which prices vary based upon how many classes are purchased. For example, 5 classes per semester are $75 dollars, or a full semester of 16 weekly classes of one class, such as Beginning Ballet, costs $200.00. Dress is relaxed, comfortable, exercise type wear, and a pair of ballet slippers are recommended.

The “Beginning Ballet” class is offered on Monday nights at 7:00 PM at both the Redmon Street and Brentwood locations, on Tuesday mornings at 9:30 AM at Redmon Street, 7:00 PM on Wednesday nights at the Redmon Street location, and at 7:00 PM, on Thursday nights at the Brentwood location. The new semester begins January 13, 2014 and continues through May 03, 2014. This class is a wonderful place to start, if you have been out of the “spotlight” for a number of years, or simply want to experience a new form of exercise or dance. Don’t be intimidated by others in the class, as this is a true beginner’s class, and there may be other, more experienced dancers, but this is also a class for those who are just learning. Students’ ages range from 20-something to over 60! The teachers at the school work hard to make each class a place where students can learn the basics of ballet, improve their technique, and encourage them to move on to a more advanced class in the future. Check out their website to find the perfect class for you, and then grab those ballet slippers and go for it!



  • Name my baby
    Canadian couple allows the Internet to name their baby. See the result
    Name My Baby
  • Prescription drugs
    Americans consume an astonishing 50 percent of the world's prescription drugs
    Prescription Drugs
  • Weight loss
    Health and fitness: How to lose weight and burn extra body fat fast
    Weight Loss
  • Twitter fail
    Twitter fail: NYPD's social media outreach campaign backfires
    Twitter Fail
  • Freelancers
    Tricks of the trade: A new study suggests how freelancers can land more jobs
    Job Tips
  • Bad dog
    Sneaky dog vandalizes car tires for over six months before being caught
    Bad Dog

User login

Log in
Sign in with your email and password. Or reset your password.
Write for us
Interested in becoming an Examiner and sharing your experience and passion? We're always looking for quality writers. Find out more about and apply today!