Classes Begin: August 19th, 2019
Labor Day (Sept. 2nd): Studio Closed
Thanksgiving Break: Nov. 25-30th
Company Performance of 2nd Act of the Nutcracker:
Holly Fair- Saturday, Nov. 9, 11:30 & 2:30
SWHS Auditorium- Sat., Dec. 7th, 2:00
Winter/Holiday Break: December 23-January 4th
Parents' Observation Week: January 13-16th during regular class time.
Spring Recital: May 16th @ 11:00 a.m. (Dress Rehearsal: Friday, May 15th, time TBA )
NOTE: The studio does not close for Federal holidays
30A Ballet is the premiere dance studio on the Emerald Coast. We offer the highest standard in dance education in the area. Owner/Director, Allyson Gerron Raymond, is a former professional ballet dancer and holds Bachelors Degrees in Dance Pedagogy, Arts Management and Dance Performance. Ms. Raymond's performance credits include : "Swan Lake", "Coppelia", Balanchines "Nutcracker" (Soloist), "Paquita" (Soloist), "Sleeping Beauty" (Soloist), "Don Quixote", "Carmen" & Balanchines "Serenade". She has trained wtih some of the greats in the dance world, including Robert Barnett, Robert Joffrey, David Howard, Nicholas Pacana, Anne Burton Avery, Pavel Rotaru, Maniya Baredo, Tom Pazik, Terrell Paulk & Diane Callahan, just to name a few. She was an instructor at The Atlanta Ballet ( 19 years) and all across the Southeast. It was her vision to to bring the level of professional quality dance to Walton, Bay and Okaloosa Counties that she has seen throughout her career in larger cities.
30A Ballet only employs professionals. We do not hire teenagers or student teachers! All of our teachers have professional experience and/or degrees in dance. 30A Ballet teachers hail from The Atlanta Ballet, Alvin Ailey Dance Theatre, NYU, Joffrey Ballet, The Rockettes, American Ballet Theatre, San Francisco Ballet, Pennsylvania Ballet, Harkness Ballet, Le Folies Bergere, Bay Point Ballet, L'accademia Teatro alla Scala (Milan, Italy) and Broadway
Ballet: Technique & Pointe: Allyson Gerron Raymond
Modern, Jazz & Theatre Jazz:: Jennifer Venable Austin
Modern Dance: Breena Cocco
Tap: Amy Shell
Ballet Technique: Gary Moore
Ballet Technique & Pointe: Maria Columbu
Guest Teachers/ Summer Intensive: Stacey Slichter, Meredith Huddleston
22200 Panama City Beach Pkwy. (Hwy. 98), Inlet Beach, Fl. 32413
Suites B & C
Ages 3-5 years old, 1 hour per week
Levels A1, A2, A3, A4
Level B1: Age 6-7 years old, 1 class per week.
Level B2: Ages 7-9, 1-2 classes per week.
Level B3: Ages 8-11, 2- 1.25 hr classes per week.
Level B4: Ages 10-12, 2- 1.5 hr. classes per week.
Level C: Ages 12-14, 3- 1.5 hour classes per week & 2 pointe classes per week.
Level D: Ages 14-21, Audition Only! 3- 1.5 hr. technique & 2 pointe classes per week required.
Available for students in levels B4 and up. Students must be at least 11 years old and must be recommended for pointe class. Students must take at least 2 ballet technique classes per week in order to take pointe class.
C & D Levels: minimum two pointe classes per week.
TAP (Ages 6 & up) MODERN Dance (Ages 10 & up) JAZZ (Ages 6 & up)
Ages 9 and up, by audition only. Dancers must attend all required classes, plus rehearsals on Saturday. Apprentice Company, Jr. Company and Sr. Company.
Performances include Nutcracker, Spring Concert, visits to Sr. Living Homes, Holly Fair Festival and more!
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Come and delight in the magic of the holiday favorite The Nutcracker! 30A Ballet company members will dance the 2nd Act of