Here is a list of recommended Ballet schools for your young ones in Jakarta:
1. Forever Dance Center
Ballet Forever Dance Center (FDC) ballet school is a ballet academy ballet school in Jakarta Indonesia with a ballet international certificate and ballet national certificate. International Ballet Certificate is in association with the Royal Academy of Dance (RAD) London, UK, Beijing Dance Academy, and National Ballet Certificate. The FDC ballet teachers are certified international ballet teacher and its studios have met the standards for international ballet studios.
Pulomas Timur 2 No 116 Jakarta Timur
Phone: 02147866343 – 081296420360
Open: Monday-Friday from 15:00-19:00 and Saturday from 9:00-12:00
Closed: Sunday, Public Holiday
2. Marlupi Dance Academy
Founded by Marlupi Sijangga in 1956, Marlupi Dance Academy (MDA) is one of the oldest and disciplined ballet schools in the country. Under the direction of Fifi Sijangga, Marlupi’s daughter, the Academy has achieved an international and national reputation as one of the preeminent dance academies in Indonesia since 1995.
MDA’s curricula consist of various types of dance including classical ballet (technique, pas de deux, variations, point), modern dance, jazz, hip hop and fitness (body conditioning – strength – core exercise).
Jl. Green Ville Maisonnette F B8, West Jakarta
Phone: (021) 5656-303, 5696-2939
3. Namarina Ballet
With 7 branches in Jakarta, Namarina is one of the biggest and most popular ballet school in Jakarta. The school was founded in 1956 by Nanny Lubis who was later followed by Maya Tamara as Principal / Artistic Director.
Jl. Halimun No. 43, Guntur, South Jakarta
Phone : +62 21 829 4777, +62 21 829 4778
4. Ade Rayanti School of Ballet
Ade Rayanti School of Ballet is a ballet school in Tanah Kusir – Kebayoran Lama, South Jakarta, with 2 branches at Kemang Pratama – Bekasi and Bintaro. Established on 1967 by Ade Rayanti, Ade Rayanti School of Ballet is specializing in Classical Ballet. The curriculum is based on Vaganova System from Russia. In 1979, Ade Rayanti School of Ballet got Patronage from Alexis Rassine – London.
Jalan Delman Indah 8/20 Tanah Kusir, Kebayoran Lama, South Jakarta
5. Ballet Sumber Cipta
Sumber Cipta Ballet School has started since 1977 by the founder Farida Oetoyo. It was first located Tomang, West Jakarta, then in 1995 moved to Pondok Pinang, South Jakarta, until today.
Sumber Cipta is known as the first ballet school in Indonesia that uses “Vaganova” method from Russia brought by Farida Oetoyo herself through her study in Bolshoi Ballet and has graduated international standard ballerinas. Today Sumber Cipta has hundreds of active students ranged from baby class to advanced class and contemporary ballet with the school located in 8 areas in Jakarta and Tangerang including franchises.
Sumber Cipta Pondok Pinang – Gedung Ballet Sumber Cipta
Jl. Pondok Pinang Raya no.1 Pondok Pinang South Jakarta – Ph. 021-765 9467
For a complete list of branches, click here.
6. Kemang Dance Center
Kemang Dance Center is a Dance Studio located at Kemang with various dance classes both for children and adult alike, from Ballet and Jazz, Pilates, and belly dance. They also occasionally have workshops with very experienced professional dancers.
Kemand Dance Center’s Ballet classes are based on Royal Academy of Dance (UK) syllabus, while the Jazz classes will be conducted according to Australian Teachers of Dancing (ATOD) curriculum. Both curriculum will open doors to examination and certification by each respective syllabus and eventually a path as a professional ballerina or dancers.
Jl. Bangka Raya No.5C, Kemang
Hours: : 10AM–8PM
7. Steps Dance Academy
STEPS Dance Academy provides proper dance training in ballet, hip hop, and contemporary by highly-qualified, dedicated and experienced teachers. All classes are conducted in English. Classes are available for kids as young as 3-4 year olds.
fX Sudirman 7th floor
Jalan Jenderal Sudirman, Pintu Satu Senayan, South Jakarta
(021) 2988 8640-41
Art & Culture Edutainement Center (Arture Center)
Lotte Shopping Avenue Indonesia Floor 3F
Jalan Prof Dr.Satrio Kav 3-5, Karet Kuningan
Phone: (021) 2555 4454
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