1600 W Douglas Ave Wichita, KS 67203

(316) 687-5880

Mastering Dance Instruction Workshop

Ballet Wichita’s Summer 2024 Master Class Series

Wichita Dance Teachers!

  • — Are you feeling limited in your ability to teach certain age groups?
  • — Are you struggling to navigate the maze of lesson planning?
  • — Do you find yourself overwhelmed by the prospect of teaching lower levels, fearing that you may not be able to connect with young dancers effectively?
  • — Have you been dancing for years and want to transition into teaching?
  • — We understand your challenges!

Join ABT Certified Affiliate Teacher, Heidi-Erin Alford Skursky, at Ballet Wichita this summer for our Mastering Dance Instruction Workshop. This transformative program is designed to equip you with the tools and techniques you need to excel as a dance instructor. Learn how to manage class time effectively, craft engaging lesson plans, and connect with students. We will be focusing on young dancers ages 3 to 10 but the workshop will give teachers of all levels skills to bring their best teaching to the classroom. The workshop is open to teachers from all dance disciplines.

Mastering Dance Instruction: With a Focus on Ages 3 to 10 year olds


  1. Dates and Times: Sat., June 1st 9:30a-12:30p and Sun., June 2nd, 1:00p -4:00p
  2. After registration receive course outline and materials
  3. Cost: $50 a day OR $80 for 2 days
  4. Class size is limited! To register and enroll, fill out the form below.
  5. Light snacks + coffee provided
  6. Location: Ballet Wichita Studios
  7. Bring computer or something to take notes
  8. Wear clothing that will allow practical application

About the instructor, Heidi-Erin Alford Skursky

  • — BFA in Ballet and Drama
  • — ABT National Training Curriculum Certified in levels Pre-Primary to Level 3 since 2020 and has made Affiliate Teacher Status ABT – National Training Curriculum
  • — Advisor and creator of NOVA’s Athletic Training for Dancers
  • — Career advisor for young dancers entering the professional dance world
  • — Guest teacher at universities Texas A&M, Corpus Christi and Wichita State University and guest lecturer on resume development and furthering dance careers
  • — Professional Dancer who has performed in many companies around the United States
  • — Currently teaches at the Ballet Wichita Academy and performs with the company

For her full biography and detailed information about Heidi-Erin Alford Skursky visit: heidierinalfordskursky.wordpress.com


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