ABOUT LADY BAY BALLET
Welcome, Lady Bay Ballet specialises in adult ballet classes and was created in 2014 with a passion to bring classical ballet to adults and a wider audience around Nottingham. Lady Bay Ballet is open throughout the entire year, offering seven weekly pay as you go classes. All ballet classes are unique and have been specifically created for adults by Mrs Cave who was trained at the Royal Ballet School, Central School of Ballet and Royal Academy of Dance.
Lady Bay Ballet is proud to cater for adults of any age, ability or experience and has dancers ranging from 16 to 85+ years old who attend class each week. Classes are very friendly, encouraging and feel good. There is no booking required, all classes are drop in, open to all adults and pay as you go.
In 2016 Lady Bay Ballet was recognised by BBC Radio Nottingham producers who came to interview Mrs Cave & its dancers in class, resulting in a fantastic piece that was broadcast. In 2017 Mrs Cave was then invited to come to the studios at BBC Radio Nottingham for a live interview with Alan Clifford. In September 2019 Notts TV came to Lady Bay Ballet studios to interview and film the class in action. The broadcast went live on Monday 16th September and you can catch the full broadcast by visiting our Facebook Page!
FOUNDER AND BALLET TEACHER
Mrs Cave began her professional training at eleven years old at White Lodge- The Royal Ballet School were she successfully graduated after five years training. She continued her professional training at Northern Ballet School and Central School of Ballet. Mrs Cave has over twenty years of experience professionally performing on some of the greatest stages including, The Royal Opera House, London Coliseum, Holland Park and Royal Albert Hall to name a few. All classes at Lady Bay Ballet are delivered by Mrs Cave who is a Registered Royal Academy of Dance Teacher (RAD) (RTS) also attaining a Professional Dancers Teachers Diploma (RAD-PDTD).
WHAT CAN TAKING BALLET CLASS DO FOR YOU
Taking weekly ballet classes can transform your body into being strong, long, lean and flexible. By using classical ballet technique as a core structure, along with classical ballet exercises you will be training your body through repetition and creating muscle memory. Taking weekly ballet classes is a excellent body conditioning class full the whole body. It has many benefits improving joint flexibility, core strength, balance, muscle definition, posture, special awareness, stamina, musicality and confidence. Come and see why so many adults are now taking weekly ballet class!