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Pre-Education Dance and Ballet 12-18

The Pre-Education is an intensive training course for modern dance and classical ballet for young dancers in preparation for a dance subject training at a dance academy like Codarts Rotterdam, Theaterschool Amsterdam, ArtEZ Arnhem, Fontys Tilburg and Royal Concervatory of The Hague or an MBO dance.

> Admission to the Pre-Education takes place after the successful completion of an audition. Admission criteria are physical aptitude, pleasure / passion, dance qualities (including appearance, musicality, co-ordination) and motivation.
> The students follow 4 days a week lesson, total 7 hours. Of which ± 3 hours classical ballet, modern dance (Graham based, Cunningham, floorwork), improvisation / composition, choreography. A few times a year a supportive lesson from e.g. a physiotherapist, dietician, mental coach.
>The students perform a lot to gain stage experience, such as our performances in December and June.
> We prepare the students to audition for a dance vocational training.
>Regular classes are organized so parents and other interested parties can see the progress.
> 3x per season, the students get a review, An assessment of your progress is made three times a year. This is done both verbally and in writing.
> The open days of the national dance academies are visited together.


What classes are you going to do?
• Classical ballet, Vaganova methode

• Modern Jazz
• Improvisation en composition
• Choreography
• Dance and health (e.g. yoga, pilates, nutrition health classes, Injury prevention)
• Supporting lessons, like Drama, Confidens, preperation for auditions

Stage experience
A lot of time is spent gaining stage experience in the following way:
• You are making a dance (solo) for the Eigen Werk Performance in December
• You dance in a piece of a professional choreographer during the dance workplace performances or in collaboration with Dansgroep Haarlem (VO2)

Other activities
• Go together to see dance shows
• Visits of the Open Days of the National Dance Academies

An assessment of your progress is made three times a year. This is done both verbally and in writing.

SCHEDULE 2018 - 2019

group class teacher
17.30 - 18.45
VO1 Classical ballet Haya Maëla
18.45 - 20.00
VO2/3 Classical ballet Haya Maëla
Classical ballet
17.15 - 18.30
VO1 Classical ballet Haya Maëla
18.30 - 19.45
THURSDAY     Modern  
19.45 - 21.00 1 VO3 Classical ballet level 2/3 Haya Maëla
17.30 - 18.45
VO1 Impro/Compo/Choreo Sarai Maëla
18.45 - 20.00
VO2 Impro/Compo/Choreo Sarai Maëla
20.00 - 21.00
VO2/3 Fitness training Haya Maëla
11.30 - 12.45
VO1 Modern / Jazz diverse
12.45 - 14.00
VO2 Modern / Jazz diverse


Classical ballet
Girls Black ballet suit without sleeve / short sleeve
Pink balletmaillot with foot
Salmon colored canvas ballet shoes, split-sole
spitzen in consultation
Boys White ballet suit without sleeve
Blacke balletmaillot (short or long)
Black, canvas balletshoes, split-sole
Modern balletsuit optionally
Black legging without foot
Black coton ankle socks
Modern jazz balletsuit optionally
Black legging/dancepants
socks/jazzshoes or sneakers


Per year € 1390,-
In 3 terms  1st term: € 572,-
2nd term: € 409,-
3rd term: € 409,-
Per month 10 terms of € 139,00 per month

Discount upon payment at once by incasso: € 91,- discount. You pay € 1299,-

Extra discount If you follow the VO for several years:

Year Discount Full Term 1 Term 2 Term 3 10 terms
2nd year 2% 1273,- 560,- 401,- 401,- 136,20
3rdyear 4% 1247,- 546,- 394,- 394,- 133,40
4thyear 6% 1221,- 537,- 385,- 385,- 130,70
5thyear 8% 1195,- 525,- 377,- 377,- 127,90
6thyear 10% 1169,- 515,- 368,- 368,- 125,10

Cost medical examination € 35,- (takes 30-45 minutes)
Exclusief cost for Shows visit, transport costs Open Days etc.
Financial assistance
In some occasions financial assistance is available from The Youth Culture Fund. For more information:


To register for the Pre-Education, please complete the form below. Admission to the Pre-Education takes place after the successful completion of an audition.

Registration form

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