A Sample Day at the School of Ballet
Classes are held Monday - Saturday (with only morning classes on Saturdays).
A typical schedule may look like the following:
Get ready for the day! Breakfast at Skidmore College's Dining Hall
Pointe, Variations, or Men's Class
Return to Skidmore College for lunch, some rest before afternoon classes, and catching the bus to the National Museum of Dance
Afternoon Class #1: May consist of Variations, Jazz, Turns and Jumps, Strength and Conditioning, Pilates, Pas de Deux
Afternoon Class #2: May consist of Variations, Jazz, Turns and Jumps, Strength and Conditioning, Pilates, Pas de Deux
Dinner and free time. Students may visit Skidmore College's pool, the Tang Museum or yes, even do laundry!
Performance and Recreational Time. Students will attend performances at the Saratoga Performing Arts Center or participate in a full recreational program designed by the NYSSSA Staff (events include Spa Nights, movie nights, scavenger hunts and health and wellness programs).
Bed Check. Lights out to get ready for the next day!