Ampersand Academy of Dance and Performing Arts | 293 Water St. | Gardiner, ME 04345 | 207-415-5151

Rachel Waterbury
Artistic Director, Choreographer & Teacher
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Katherine Kollman
Instructor
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Sarah Woodard
Instructor
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Technique I
9-11yrs

A uniquely wonderful class that is designed to give you the tools to be the best dancer you can be.  The focus is on a ballet barre, ballet, jazz, and lyrical centre and across the floor exercises as well as strengthening and flexibility training.  Class placement is decided by years of experience and ultimately by studio director.
• Less than 2 yrs. Ballet experience


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About Ampersand

Ampersand Academy of Dance & Performing Arts was founded in June of 2004 as R&B Dance Company by University of Maine Graduates, Rachel Waterbury and Beth Jarvis (Blake).  First residing at the historic Johnson Hall building and moving across the street to 293 Water St. in 2008.

Mission Statement

Our mission is to provide a solid technical foundation for the developing performer while instilling a great love and passion for the performing arts.  We hope to inspire self-confidence and create a respect for disciplines of the performing arts.

Our Dance Program:

We appreciate that the heart of a dancer is born into many different bodies and the love of dance can take on many different styles.  Should you choose to pursue the arts professionally, in college or recreationally- we will prepare you.  Wherever dance takes you, it is clear that the discipline, focus and committment of dance will create success in other aspects of your life!

2017/ 2018 Calendar of Events
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Summer 2017 Session

Tue, Jun 20th - Tue, Aug 22nd

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Fall 2017

Sat, Sep 2nd - Fri, Dec 22nd

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