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In-Person Preparatory Program

Ages 6-18 • All Classes are Tuition-Free!

Spring 2021 Registration Now Open for Returning Students • Spring 2021 Registration Opens January 19 for New Students


NOBA continues to follow local, state and federal health and safety guidelines during this COVID-19 pandemic. Click here for our COVID procedures and policies.

NOBA’s Preparatory Program returns to NORD centers with technique classes in ballet, modern, jazz & conditioning, and hip hop, continuing the excellent training in our nationally recognized curriculum. Please see below for a schedule of classes and locations. Through regular, consistent attendance, students will build upon the fundamentals of dance technique with a focus on increasing strength and flexibility, developing coordination and confidence while becoming more familiar with dance vocabulary. 

• Ages 6-18
• All classes are tuition-free.
• No prior dance experience necessary

• Classes are filled on a first-come, first-served basis.
• Students are placed in the appropriate class based on both age and experience level.
• Students will have the opportunity to perform for family and friends in spring performances as part of NOBA’s Neighborhood Concert Series.
• *Students are required to attend both days of classes where indicated.
• **There is a registration fee of $15 per child for the spring 2021 semester, and financial aid is available.

“The thing I love most about NOBA is the quality of instruction and the dedication of the instructors.”

-Parent


Schedule of Classes and Locations

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CUT OFF REC CENTER
6600 Belgrade Street
New Orleans, LA 70131

Instructor: Sarah Meunier

Spring 2021 Semester is March 1 – May 24, 2021

Monday
4:45-5:35pm Preparatory Ballet (6-8 y/o)*
5:45-6:35pm Preparatory Ballet (9-18 y/o)*


Wednesday 
4:45-5:35pm Preparatory Ballet (6-8 y/o)*
5:45-6:35pm Preparatory Ballet (9-18 y/o)*


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JOE W. BROWN REC CENTER
5601 Read Blvd.
New Orleans, LA 70127

Instructor: Carly Sistrunk Bourgeois

Spring 2021 Semester is February 8 – May 26, 2021

Monday
4:00-4:50pm Preparatory Ballet (6-8 y/o)*
5:00-5:50pm Preparatory Ballet (9-18 y/o)*

6:00-6:45pm Preparatory Jazz & Conditioning (9-18 y/o)*

Wednesday
4:00-4:50pm Preparatory Ballet (6-8 y/o)*
5:00-5:50pm Preparatory Ballet (9-18 y/o)*

6:00-6:45pm Preparatory Jazz & Conditioning (9-18 y/o)*


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ROSENWALD REC CENTER
1120 S. Broad Street
New Orleans, LA 70125

Instructor: Tai Teamer

Spring 2021 Semester is March 1 – May 27, 2021

Monday
4:30-5:20pm Preparatory Ballet (6-8 y/o)
5:30-6:20pm Preparatory Ballet (9-18 y/o) 

Wednesday
4:30-5:20pm Preparatory Modern (6-8 y/o)
5:30-6:20pm Preparatory Modern (9-18 y/o)


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TREMÉ RECREATION COMMUNITY CENTER
900 N. Villere Street
New Orleans, LA 70116

Instructors: Deidra Alexander (Hip Hop), Carly Bourgeois (Ballet)

Spring 2021 Semester is March 2 – May 25, 2021

Tuesday
4:30-5:20pm Preparatory Ballet (6-8 y/o)*
5:30-6:20pm Preparatory Ballet (9-18 y/o)*

Wednesday
4:30-5:20pm Preparatory Hip Hop (6-8 y/o)
5:30-6:20pm Preparatory Hip Hop (9-18 y/o)

Thursday
4:30-5:20pm Preparatory Ballet (6-8 y/o)*
5:30-6:20pm Preparatory Ballet (9-18 y/o)*

TO REGISTER:

Online Application Opens January 19! Parents/guardians must complete the NOBA In Person Youth Classes Application & Release Form (Preparatory Program) for their child. After completing the form, you will then receive a confirmation e-mail with further instructions from a NOBA representative.


**NOBA’s first priority is providing access to all families by reducing or eliminating barriers for students’ participation. Financial aid is available to those who qualify on a case by case basis. To request support, please check the appropriate box as listed in the online application. If you need further assistance, please e-mail enrollment@nobadance.com, or call 504.522.0996 x201.


QUESTIONS?

E-mail enrollment@nobadance.com, or call 504.522.0996 x201