Excellence in Dance
Brooklyn Dance Conservatory is looking for its forever home!
We currently provide dance classes in multiple locations throughout Brooklyn including Cobble Hill, Park Slope, and Prospect Lefferts Gardens.
Due to COVID-19 we are currently offering outdoor, socially distanced, drop-in classes in Prospect Park. Find more information here.
Allegra Glinsky - Director
Ms. Allegra’s classes are always engaging and use the children’s own creativity to keep kids having fun while moving and learning. Her patient and innovative approach to teaching fosters each student’s unique qualities to bring out the best in every child. During each class she strives to connect with all students and provide them with an experience that helps shape their bodies and minds during formative years.
Allegra Glinsky holds a B.A. in Dance, with a minor in Wellness from Mercyhurst University. She studied at the American Ballet Theatre Teacher Training Institute in New York City and is an ABT® Certified Teacher in Pre-Primary through Levels 6, 7, and Partnering. She has danced professionally in New York City with Dance Cat-alyst, and currently teaches dance classes throughout Brooklyn, NY. Ms. Glinsky has experience working with students from ages one through adult, and has taught as a daycare dance specialist, dance teacher for special needs clients, adult fitness instructor, and dance for gymnastics specialist.
Ms. Glinsky began her ballet training at the Lake Erie Ballet School under the direction of Lesley Bories-Scalise, and continued at the Erie Dance Conservatory Company under the tutelage of Artistic Director, Sarah Purvis. Ms. Glinsky has studied at Ballet Concierto de Puerto Rico under the direction of Carlotta Carrera and has attended summer intensives at American Ballet Theatre, Central Pennsylvania Youth Ballet, and Pittsburgh Ballet Theater.
As a choreographer Ms. Glinsky has presented work at the Regional Dance America Festival and was also invited to Regional Dance America’s National Choreography Intensive in North Carolina as an Emerging Choreographer. She has created works for the Pittsburgh Ballet Theater Summer Intensive, Erie Dance Conservatory, Ashley DiMarco's Dance Academy, Cynthia King Dance Studio, and The Mercyhurst University Dancers. Several of her works have received awards.