Welcome to Lumière Ballet

35- C  Corbin Ave., Bay Shore, NY 11706 (631) 586-2921

Founded in 1995 as a non-profit arts organization under code 501(c)(3)

School of Russian Ballet

Svetlana Caton and Venti Petrov, Artistic Directors
“It is not enough to please the eye. We strive to engage the heart.”

 

   INTERNATIONALLY  RECOGNIZED  COMPLETE  TRAINING  PROGRAM  
WINTER TERM  from September to June and  SUMMER  INTENSIVE  in July and August.
With classes in classical ballet,  character dance* and choreographic workshops.

 

NUTCRACKER    -    GRADUATION PERFORMANCE   –   CLASSIC  MASTERPIECES
All our Students perform in the  NUTCRACKER  and in the  GRADUATION PERFORMANCE.
In August, our Intermediate and Advanced level students perform  in a full length Classical Story Ballet

 

BALLET  COMPETITIONS   
Lumiere Ballet students won awards at Youth America Grand Prix and at the Long Island Ballet Competition since 2002.

 

 COLLEGES   –   SCHOLARSHIPS   –  PROFESSIONAL  DANCE  COMPANIES  
Our students have joined professional dance companies in America and abroad. Many have obtained scholarships at top colleges.

* WHAT IS CHARACTER DANCE ?

This dance type has been developed by professional ballet artists inspired by folk dancing. Character dances are seen in famous ballets such as Nutcracker,  Sleeping Beauty,  etc…