We have core values that we practice. We believe that the following qualities are essential to artistic development and leadership in our community. These are the qualities we want to support in ourselves, our dancers, and our community:
In addition, we continually strive to create an environment where we all treat each other with dignity, kindness, and respect.
Attendance is taken in every class. Students are asked to attend classes regularly and to inform the Academy at 406.582.8702, or firstname.lastname@example.org, if going to be absent.
In order to create a safe and healthy environment that fosters learning, we ask that all students:
Respect Themselves — attend classes regularly, arriving on time and well prepared
Above all, we strive to carry ourselves with grace in the world
For all levels of Ballet:
All students should have elastics sewn on their ballet slippers and not tied in a knot or safety pinned. Please ask the instructor, should you have any questions.
Advancement to the next class level depends on each student’s individual progress and is at the discretion of the Academy Director. Inconsistent attendance may influence a student’s placement. The Academy Director is available to discuss all questions pertaining to placement, advancement, training, classroom behavior and performing opportunities.
Montana Ballet Company does not and shall not discriminate on the basis of race, color, religion (creed), gender, gender expression, age, national origin (ancestry), disability, marital status, sexual orientation, or military status, in any of its activities or operations. These activities include, but are not limited to, hiring and firing of staff, selection of volunteers and vendors, and provision of services. We are committed to providing an inclusive and welcoming environment for all members of our staff, clients, volunteers, subcontractors, vendors and clients.