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
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…