Ballet I (6-7)

The student begins formal ballet ballet training, focusing on the muscular development necessary to execute classical ballet movements while retaining creative elements from the Pre-Ballet levels.This class emphasis on clarity, precision, correct technique and body mechanics. Students are introduced to the barre for fundamental ballet exercises, followed by centre practice and simple combinations of ballet steps. Prober French ballet terminology is used in all classes.Classes are one hour once a week. 

Jazz / Hip Hop (6+)

This class builds on the movements learned in Creative Dance Play, Children learn the joy of movement with the emphasis of rhythm, coordination and flexibility. Basic ballet positions and terminology are introduced. Interacting with other children in a positive environment add to the child's sense of self awareness. Classes are 45 minutes once a week.

Ballet II A & B (7-8)

Develop strength, coordination and flexibility through barre and center work. Emphasis is on articulate footwork, expressive carriage of the arms. 

Ballet IIA - Classes meet once a week for one hour.

Ballet IIB - Classes meet two times a week for one hour per class.

Ballet III A & B

Introduces the student to more complicated steps at both the barre and center. Pointe work is begun for students who possess a strong technique and necessary physical requirements.  The class meets two times a week for one and one-half hour per class.

The Winchester Ballet Conservatory has seen many talented dancers. Under the guidance of Miss Isil Avci, students have performed such ballets as the Nutcracker and Swan Lake, Sleeping Beauty,

Pre-Ballet (4-5 yr. olds)

This class builds on the movements learned in Creative Dance Play, Children learn the joy of movement with the emphasis of rhythm, coordination and flexibility. Basic ballet positions and terminology are introduced. Interacting with other children in a positive environment add to the child's sense of self awareness. Classes are 45 minutes once a week.

Creative Dance Play ( 3 yr. olds)

This program provides children to develop self- awareness, locomotor and nonlocomotor skills, creative expressions, imagination, teamwork exercises to develop flexibility,strength and coordination.  Classes are 30 minutes once a week.

Alice in Wonderland etc..

Ms. Avci received her early training from Izmir State Conservatory (Izmir, Turkey) studying Vagonova technique. She then moved to United States to continue her dance training at Boston Conservatory, and she holds a BFA in dance.
She has performed in several classical ballets at Swan Lake, Sleeping Beauty, Coppelia, Don Quixote, La Corsaire, Sherazade, Romeo and Juliet, Nutcracker and Cinderella among others.  She has performed with several professional dance companies. She  performed soloist and principal roles at Boston Dance Company  While she was dancing at Boston Dance Company she has performed some Balanchine works like Serenade, Walpurgisnacht Ballet, Bugaku, and Valse Fantaisie.

As her teaching experiences she has taught at Boston Ballet, City Dance, Walnut Hill Performing Art center.

Classes Offered

About Us

Winchester Ballet Conservatory
Contact Us

Winchester Ballet Conservatory
9 Mount Vernon St.
Winchester, MA 01890
Phone: 781-721-4808 (Miss Isil Avci)
winchesterballetconservatoryia@yahoo.com


Ballet IV,BV,BVI

Dancers at this level are ready to master more complex ballet movement the technique becomes more complicated and demanding.