Baird Ballet
Baird Ballet

Classical Ballet

Ballet is a traditional form of performance and concert dance that is usually performed to the accompaniment of classical music. Of all the styles of dance offered at

Baird Ballet is perhaps the most challenging. Students require a lot of training and a certain amount of natural talent in order to become successful ballet dancers. By the same token, the results are all the more rewarding.


Five basic positions

All of the five basic positions require the feet to be flat on the floor and turned out (pointing in opposite directions as a result of rotating the legs at the hips).

First position:  The feel point in opposite directions, with heels touching



Second position:  The feet point in opposite directions, with heels separated the length of one foot



Third position:  One foot is placed in front of the other so that the heel of the front foot is near the arch of the back foot


Fourth position:  One foot is directly in front of the other, approximatley the lenght of one foot



Fifth position:  One foot is placed in front of, and in contact with the other, with the heel of one foot aligned with the toe of the other foot


The studio will re-open in August 2020 for registration.  School is currently closed due to the Covid-19 epidemic.



2407 Garden Lakes Blvd

Rome, Ga.  30165


                    Fall Registration            Saturday, August 8, 2020 11-5 pm

     To-pre-register please print our registration form (under tuiton/schedule tab) and mail to the studio with $20 registration fee.  Fee is waived if register by August 8, for returning students.  


Summerville Studio

33 Jakeville Avenue

                         Registration                              Saturday, August 15, 2020

  11-5 pm


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