Classical Training for dancers ages 14 & up

CITY BALLET SCHOOL's Adult Open Ballet classes consistently offer the highest level of classically based open ballet instruction in the Bay Area. We feature teachers such as Yuri Possokhov, Joanna Berman, Amy Seiwert, Christopher Stowell, Jaime Diaz, Pascal Molat, and Sherri LeBlanc.

Intermediate to Advanced classes are offered Monday through Friday. Please check the schedule below for times and teachers. Professional dancer discounts are given with verification.

Please note that all classes are limited to those aged 14 years or older. 

 

Open Class Schedule:

*Classes are Monday – Friday 9:30 - 11:00 a.m.

Accompanist:

Eleanora Shevkhoda

Eleanora Shevkhoda

Resident City Ballet School Musical Director

 
 


Monday & Tuesday:    8/14 - 8/15  

Ray Tilton

Raymond Tilton

Diablo Ballet, San Francisco Ballet

 
 

Wednesday:  8/16/2017  

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Joanna Berman

San Francisco Ballet, two time Isadora Duncan Award winner

 

 

Thursday:       08/17/2017  

James Sofranko

James Sofranko

San Francisco Ballet, Founder and Artistic Director of SFDanceworks

 

 

Friday:            08/18/2017  

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Anne-Sophie

Boston Ballet, Tulsa Ballet, Metropolitan Opera Ballet

 

 

*Saturday Adult Open Classes will Resume in July, 2019


Class prices:

  • Drop-in Rate $15.00 - Must be at least 14 years of age or older to participate.
  • Professional Rate $13.00 - Must be active company member (dancers must be registered through director's roster submitted by company) or show company proof. No exceptions!
  • Student Rate $13.00 - Must be an active member of a ballet school.
  • City Ballet Dance Class Card of 10 classes $130.00 (13.00 per class) The dance class cards do not expire.
  • Former City Ballet Student $9.00 – Must be in good standing.
  • City Ballet School Parents with current student in school $13.00.

Policies:

  • A $1.00 charge is added to all card transactions, regardless of the amount.
  • Purchased class cards are treated as cash and do not expire. Lost cards will not be replaced.
  • No Barre Only rates.
  • Dancers will not be allowed into class if more than 10 minutes after class has started.
  • Class size limited to the first 40 dancers. Absolutely no exceptions!
  • No cell phones allowed in class.
  • Please be courteous to other dancers while on the floor.
  • Check your attitude in at the front door. 

City Ballet reserves the right to refuse service to anyone not adhering to "Ballet etiquette".