Designed to guide students’ knowledge and awareness of the performing art form that is classical ballet through the following process: the study of the history of classical ballet by assigned reading, viewings of videotaped performances by various professional ballet companies, and by attending a live performance (which may require special travel and separate ticket purchase); it also includes the physical execution of basic ballet technique. Special attire: women must wear a leotard and tights or other dance/exercise clothing and ballet slippers; men must wear fitted sweat pants, running pants, or shorts, and fitted t-shirt)