Progressing Ballet Technique

Progressing Ballet Technique (PBT) is an innovative body-conditioning and strengthening program that has been designed to enhance students’ technique by focussing on training the muscle memory required in each exercise in all forms of dance. It is a unique training system using ballet-technique specific exercises to assist with injury prevention and rehabilitation. PBT helps teachers around the world prepare their students to receive the strength they need to achieve their personal best. The program is designed with safe dance methodology to promote a long, healthy career and is now being taught by over 4000+ certified teachers worldwide and over 3500 schools globally have added PBT classes in their curriculum for students.

PBT Founder, Marie Walton-Mahon shall be conducting the workshops & training for the first time in India.

Students Workshops


4 - 7 years (1 hour PBT) + 10min chat (1500 INR) + PBT kit to be purchased at the GIBC venue


8-12 years (1 hours PBT) 10min chat (1500 INR) + PBT kit to be purchased at the GIBC venue


13 years & above (1.5 hours PBT) 10min chat (1800 INR) + PBT kit to be purchased at the GIBC venue

Teachers Training Workshop


Join us for an exclusive, enlightening workshop designed specifically for ballet teachers eager to delve deeper into the world of safe and effective dance training. This complimentary session offers a comprehensive introduction to the Progressing Ballet Technique (PBT), a revolutionary approach that transforms how ballet is taught and mastered.

In this workshop, you will discover the crucial role of PBT in cultivating safe dance practices,  significantly reducing the risk of injury. Marie Walton-Mahon will guide you through the intricacies of PBT, demonstrating its effectiveness in refining ballet technique and enhancing overall performance.

One of the unique aspects of PBT is its foresight in dance training. Imagine visualizing a complex ballet movement you aspire to teach. With PBT, you start preparing your students’ bodies for this specific movement up to six months in advance. This methodical preparation makes the execution of challenging ballet techniques more attainable and less strenuous for each student.

Throughout the workshop, you’ll learn how to integrate PBT exercises into your regular ballet classes. These exercises are meticulously designed to build the muscle memory and strength necessary for flawless ballet execution. By incorporating PBT, you empower your students to reach their personal best, facilitating a smoother, more graceful transition into advanced ballet movements.

This workshop is more than just a learning experience; it’s an opportunity to join a community of forward-thinking ballet educators committed to excellence in dance education. You’ll leave with valuable knowledge and practical tools, paving the way for your students to achieve their highest potential in ballet.

Register now for this transformative experience and be part of shaping the future of ballet education. Spaces are limited, so seize this opportunity to elevate your teaching skills and contribute to the enduring legacy of ballet.

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National Ballet Academy

Our Academy strives to develop young dancers with strong classical technique, artistry, musicality, purity of line, and a high level of performance quality. We aim to give our students the best possible preparation for a successful career as professional dancers. National Ballet Academy offers a rich and stimulating program taught by highly experienced teachers and guest artists of international prestige.

Intermediate Group
age 8-12 yrs

Fee – 1500 INR 
Duration 60 mins + 10 mins Q & A

Advance Group
age 13+ yrs

Fee – 1500 INR 
Duration 90 mins + 10 mins Q & A

Teaching Methodology Seminar

Open to ballet teachers
Fee – 2500 INR 
Duration – 90 mins + 10 mins Q & A

Teachers Observation

Open to ballet teachers | Valid for any one intermediate or advance group
Fee – 1000 INR
Duration – as per class time

About Cornell Callendar

Trained at the Royal Ballet School in London, he represented the Royal Ballet School at the Prix de Lausanne International Ballet Competition in Switzerland receiving a cash prize and finalist award. At age 17 he was awarded a contract with the English National Ballet. Callender furthered his professional dance career with the English National Ballet until joining the Pacific Northwest Ballet in Seattle Washington

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Masterclass by Han Kee Juan
(Director, Singapore Ballet Academy)

Masterclass by Han Kee Juan (Director, Singapore Ballet Academy)

Teaching Ballet Methodology (60 mins) & Variation Coaching (60 mins)

Fee – 2500 INR
Duration 120 mins + 10 mins Q & A
Open to – All ballet teachers

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