Updates

NUTCRACKER INTENSIVE DEC. 21ST

The school will be holding a special Nutcracker Intensive from 12-3 pm on Friday, December 21st, for dancers ages 12-18.  There will be a brief warm-up class, followed by coaching on one intermediate level and one advanced level Nutcracker variation.  The fee is $50 and is due at time of registration.  Please contact the school to register and for more information!

NEW LOCATION!

PLEASE NOTE: THERE WILL BE NO CLASSES HELD NOVEMBER 1ST-3RD. 

After 15 wonderful years at our current location on Burnet Road, we are packing up and moving to a new location!  Starting Monday, November 5th, classes will be held at the Mesa West Center (just west of Northcross Mall) at 7756 Northcross Drive, Austin TX, 78757.  We will have a Grand Opening on Saturday, November 3rd from 1-3 pm so that everyone can come and see the new space.  We hope to see you all there!

FALL SEMESTER 2018 INFORMATION:

Welcome to all new and returning students of the school! Please read the information below regarding our Fall Semester of 2018:

HOLIDAYS: Our semester starts Monday, August 13th and ends on Sunday, December 23rd. We will be closed for the following holidays/school breaks:

Labor Day: Monday Sept. 3rd

Thanksgiving weekend: Thursday Nov. 22nd-Sunday Nov. 25th

Winter Break: Monday, December 24th through Monday,  January 7th  (reopening Jan. 7th)

Please note that tuition will be prorated accordingly for school closings lasting more than one week. Any other missed classes will be credited to be used as make-up classes. Make-up classes should be used within a month of the original missed class.

ANNUAL RECTIAL: Our yearly Spring Recital will be a Sunday matinee performance in May of 2019 (date to be announced). There is no costume fee and no extra scheduled rehearsal time. Tickets will be sold a month prior to the performance, and more information will be announced later this semester.

TUITION CHANGES: Due to a recent increase in the school’s rent, there has been a 6.5% increase in monthly tuition and a $10 increase on private lesson rates. These changes take effect September 1st.  August rates remain the same as the prior semester, and August tuition is prorated to 60% to account for the summer break.

SCHEDULE CHANGES: Our Contemporary class has been moved to Tuesday evenings, 8:00-9:00, with a monthly fee of $65. All other class times remain the same as last semester.

If you have any questions, feel free to call 512-762-4522 or email austinclassicalballet@gmail.com.

Thank you and have a great semester!

 

FORMER STUDENT MIKAYLA MCKEAN FEATURED BY SUFFOLK

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DOCUMENTARY:  FORMER STUDENT JOY WOMACK

Former student Joy Womack has been featured in a fascinating documentary about the Moscow Ballet Competition at the Bolshoi Theater.  Her talent, determination and spirit continue to amaze and inspire us all:

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CONTEMPORARY CLASS

Beginning in September, we are once again offering Contemporary classes with instructor Ashley Garcia-Rameau. The class will focus on Intermediate-level modern/contemporary technique and choreography.  Please contact the school for more information regarding enrollment.

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