Putting the Ballet Back into Barre

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You trained as a Barre teacher, but have no previous dance training…

Would you like to deepen your knowledge and add to your classes using classical ballet?

In this 2 1/2 hour workshop you can learn more about correct placement and essential hints to strengthen your foundations of how to work at the Barre.

Train like a dancer and help your clients to become more graceful in their movements!

Learn techniques such as:

  • How to hold the arms correctly
  • Weight distribution
  • Plies, tendus, jetés, fondus… what are those?
  • Why do I need to know?
  • How can we develop exercises from the original ballet movements?
  • How is a ballet class structured?

We also include a mini Ballet class to try out what you’ve learned.

Book Put the Ballet Back in Barre


Saturday February 18th, 14:00 – 16:30


Cost is €35 for the workshop.

Who is Your Instructor?

Katrin Neue is a classically trained Ballet teacher (Vaganova / Russian technique) and holds a degree in Dance Education, as well as an MA in Dance Performance.

She has taught students from 3 to 75 years in both Classical dance and Contemporary dance. She has been teaching Barre since 2011.

Katrin teaches Barre Blitz, group Mat & Reformer classes as well as Somatics in our studio.