Dance Mouse™ Ballerina

Due to the many requests we have received from schools over the past years, we have extending our current syllabus to include The Dance Mouse™ Ballerina syllabus from 2014.

The Dance Mouse™ Ballerina Syllabus is choreographed by Karon Borstlap Rossouw

  • Karon was trained by Daphne Kruger
  • Is a Principal Ballet Teacher, Choreographer & Ballet Examiner
  • Over 35 years of experience training students from a very young age up to teacher and associate level)
  • Has a Senior Primary Teaching Diploma
  • Is also qualified in Tap, Modern, Hip Hop, Spanish and Freestyle

The new Dance Mouse™ Ballet syllabus will include Ballet and Body Conditioning techniques, a Ballet warm-up, Ballet dances, Ballet character dances and general stretching techniques. The syllabus will be for Grades 000, 00 and 0/1.

The enrolment pack will include a leotard & tutu. Black ballet shoes need to be supplied by the parent. Student's hair will need to be traditionally in a bun for practice.

Assessments will be held yearly at a showcase presenting the years' work. The Assessment fee will be added to the 3rd terms fees and is a compulsory assessment. Dancers will achieve a medal, report and certificate for their efforts.

The Dance Mouse™ Ballerina syllabus will be taught by ballet teachers from both a national and international scale.