About Sander

Sander Blommaert started dancing at the age of 4 in Bruges, Belgium.

At the age of 10 Sander got offered a place at the Royal Ballet School in Antwerp. During his stay at the Royal Ballet School in Antwerp Sander participated in several international competitions that led him to win a summer school at the Royal Ballet School London through which he got offered a three year Scholarship at the Upper School in Covent Garden.

Sander graduated from the Royal Ballet School in 2010 with Honours and a place with the Royal Ballet Company.

Sander got promoted to First Artist in 2015.

His repertoire includes: Paris in Romeo and Julliet, Fish/Footman in Alice's Adventures in Wonderland, 4 men in scenes de ballet, Cavalier in Sleeping Beauty, 4 men in Connectum and roles in Manon, Giselle, La Bayadere, Viscera, La Fille Mal gardee, The Nutcracker, Firebird, Swan Lake, Don Quixote, sweet Violets, DGV, Infra, Woolfworks, Obsidian Tear and many more.

Sander decided to hang up his Ballet shoes to start BBT in Battersea to persue his other passion which is teaching

Beginners Adult Ballet Class

Every Tuesday, and Thursday 19:30 - 20:30

These classes are designed for complete beginners to get an insight into Ballet starting from the very beginning.

Each week new skills will be explored whilst making sure previously learned skills are mastered. No experience is needed for these classes, we encourage both female and male clients to take this class.

In these lessons you will learn how to control your body, use musicality, learn the ballet vocabulary, get a great workout and have fun!

Beginners Pointe Class

Every Thursday 20:30-21:30

This class is designed for complete beginners as well as dancers wanting to polish their technique.

As well as learning how to dance on pointe in a safe environment dancers will learn about the shoe itself and the art of mastering pointe work.

Please note, attending the Beginners Ballet Class before the Pointe Class from 19:30-20:30 is mandatory so the body is sufficiently warmed up before starting the lesson.

Active Stretch Class

Every Sunday 18:45-19:45

Sanders Stretch class is based on active stretching, incorporating muscles to tighten and release for optimal results. 

Stretching is beneficial for injury prevention, relaxation of body tension, circulation and overall wellbeing.

Barre Workout

Weekly, on Mondays 19:30-20:30 and Wednesdays 7:30-8:30 and 19:30-20:30

This workout is designed for clients to get a full body toning workout working the muscles used in ballet to get that dancers body everyone admires.

The aim for the workouts is for clients to use their own bodyweight to create an effective workout with minimal equipment being used.

The workouts are designed for clients to have fun and to feel really toned after the class, strengthening the body without getting a bulky look.

Repertoire Class

Every Sunday 17:00-18:30

This class is designed for dancers to work on exciting choreography from ballet repertoire as well as new choreography by Sander Blommaert.

During this class we will explore ballet technique, musicality, spacial awareness, emotions and working in a group.

Private Ballet Coaching

Sander also provides the opportunity to have private ballet coaching at the studios in Battersea.

These sessions can be arranged for any age range and level.

Sander has taught individuals across Europe from world champion figure skaters and international ballet dancers to young people taking their first steps into ballet.

If you would like to find out more, please email us.

Price

The fee for a single lesson is £10

We also offer a package deal of buy 9 classes get the 10th free.

Fees and Packages can be paid for on the day or via our online booking system.

Online Booking

Booking via email

Send us an email with the following information:

Name

Time and Date of class you wish to attend