The Preparatory Arts Program at Loyola University New Orleans hosting children of all ages is currently enrolling ballet, piano, violin, guitar and voice students for the 2013-2014 academic year. Classes begin Sept. 3.
The Preparatory Ballet Program provides quality training in the Vaganova ballet style, as well as classes in contemporary and hip-hop dance. Registration for ballet classes is Saturday, Aug. 17 in room 106 of the Communications/Music Complex on the corner of St. Charles Avenue and Calhoun Street.
Pre-ballet through advanced placement and registration times are:
- 9:30 a.m. – Ages 5 to 7
- 10 a.m. – Ages 8 to 10
- 10:30 a.m. – Ages 11 to 13
- 11 a.m. – Ages 14 years and up
Registration for Musikgarten classes—a fun and educational way to introduce children to the beauty of music—is also available for infants and children up to age 6 and their caregivers.