2019-2020 Season Registration is NOW OPEN!!
ABA offers classes in:
Ballet technique – Pointe – Pas de Deux
Floor Barre – Variations – Contemporary
Progressing Ballet Technique (PBT)
Combo – Hip Hop Fusion – Tap
Classes are graded and dancers are placed according to age, maturity, and ability.
Audition classes are required for placement.
All classes are taught by experienced professionals.
August 12th (Monday), 2019-20 Fall season begins
August 23 & 24th, 2019 Nutcracker auditions – times – TBA
Sept. 2nd, 2019 Labor Day – studio closed
Sept. 28th, 2019 “Tchaikovsky’s Fantastic Ballets” Junior Company performance
October 31, 2019 Halloween – studio closed
Nov.11th, 2019 Veteran’s Day – studio closed
Nov. 28-30th, 2019 Thanksgiving Break
December 20-22, 2019 exact times TBA The Nutcracker
Dec. 23rd, 2019 – Jan. 3rd 2020 Winter Break
Jan 20th, 2020 Martin Luther King Day – studio closed
Jan 23-26th 2020 Los Angeles YAGP
Feb. 6-9th, 2020 San Diego YAGP
Feb. 17th, 2020 President’s Day – No classes
Feb. 21st-22nd, 2020 Summer Ballet Concert Auditions (tentative dates)
April 2nd-5th, 2020 California Dance Classics
April 13th – 18th, 2020 Closed for Spring Break
April 10-17th, 2020 YAGP Finals NY
May 25th, 2020 Memorial Day – studio closed
June 17-20, 2020 ABA Summer Ballet Concert – TBA (tentative)
June 27th, 2020 Last day of regular class schedule
June 29th-July 4th Summer Break – studio closed
July 6th – 24th, 2020 ABA Summer Intensive
July 25th-August 8th, 2020 Summer Break – studio closed
August 10th 2020-21 Season Begins
Welcome to Academy of Ballet Arts
At the Academy of Ballet Arts, we feel very privileged to work with your children and pass on to them the beauty and art of ballet.
We provide the highest caliber training from the beginning student to the professional, while developing confidence and self esteem in a caring, supportive environment.
We believe in teaching our students that with passion, discipline, and self-motivation they will be able to be successful in any career they choose to pursue.
We believe that training the mind is essential to effective training of the body.
We believe that experiencing the performing arts is a vital element in the
development and education of our children.
Children who participate in and study the arts…
- Have higher SAT scores;
- Are less likely to engage in delinquent behavior, enter the juvenile court system, and drop out of school;
- Spend fewer hours watching television;
- Are better able to complete a task from start to finish;
- Are more resistant to peer pressure;
- Have higher self-esteem;
- Exhibit creativity and imagination;
- Are better prepared to live and work in our diverse society.
Dance is a delicate balance
between perfection and beauty.
Happy, Healthy Dancers….
Information on keeping your dancer healthy, happy, and training well.
Scroll down to bottom of “Ballet and Pointe” page.
Great information on nutrition, training, body, and psychological health.