Hey kids...go back to school with some cool dance moves!
Introductory level Hip Hop dance workshop for ages 7-12
This 4-week hip hop workshop introduces the popular urban hip hop style of dance in a fun and kid-friendly way. Learn basic hip hop dance moves featured in today’s popular music videos, including footwork, freezes, and more. Super awesome and fun instructor!
Hip Hop is such a great way to challenge a child's coordination, strength, rhythm, agility, and endurance.
Open to ages 7-12 with no or little hip hop experience.
What to wear: Wear comfortable clothing and sneakers.
Instructor: Jared Hale
Date & Time: TBD
Are you a Musical Theatre student in middle school or high school and lack confidence in your dance training? Or maybe you just want to give musical theatre a try?
This workshop at the beginning level is for YOU!
This 4-week workshop will be taught by the best at the beginning level (little or limited dance experience) to help the musical theatre lover (Or future musical theatre lover) learn some of the common dance moves of musical theatre!
Wear comfortable clothing that allows for movement and jazz shoes, sneakers, or ballet shoes are fine.
Instructor: Adam Roberts
Date & Time Options: TBD
This is not a workshop, however is a great summer ballet option for ages 11-18. Start any time and come when you can! This beginning level ballet class is offered on our drop-in schedule eduring the summer and is geared toward a beginning-level pre-teen/teen.
For preteens and teens interested in beginning-level ballet class, this open ballet class is for you!
Only offered during the summer months, this class gives ages 11-18 the opportunity to try ballet, improve technique at the beginning level, and get some ballet basics needed for other dance styles. A great option for dance team students who need more ballet.
The basics will be the focus, offering the opportunity to learn and improve basic ballet vocabulary and positions, focusing on barre work and some intro to dancing center floor.
Start any time and come when you can offering you the flexibility you need during the summer!
Instructor: Taylor Williams
Date & Time Options: TBD Summer 2020
Parking Guidance: Check out these convenient parking options near Ballet Austin!
FREE PARKING during the Annual Get Fit event and Come Dance event - FREE at the State Garage N directly across 3rd Street to the north of Ballet Austin - enter the white parking garage from San Antonio St between 3rd & 4th.
FREE PARKING - Available at two (2) locations
BALLET AUSTIN SURFACE LOT: Entrances located via alley coming northbound and southbound on San Antonio between 2nd and 3rd Streets or southbound on Nueces between 2nd & 3rd Streets | Available 24 hours, daily | 23 spaces available for FREE on first-come, first-served basis.
CITY HALL: Entrance located on Guadalupe between W. Cesar Chavez and 2nd Streets | Available every day, 8 a.m. to 5 p.m. | Cost = First 2 hours FREE with validated parking ticket. (Only covers times parked between 8am and 5pm)
Bring your Austin City Hall garage ticket with you for validation at the front desk of the Butler Dance Education Center.
NOTE: Austin City Council meetings on Thursday may affect available parking in this garage.
$3 DOLLAR PARKING - Available at two (2) locations
SILICON LABS: You can purchase $3 parking vouchers for the Silicon Labs parking garages (Building 400 and Building 200) at Ballet Austin's reception desk, and both garages are offering discounted parking weekdays after 4:30 p.m. CT. Silicon Labs parking vouchers do not expire.
Silicon Labs 400 Building | Garage entrance located on San Antonio between W. Cesar Chavez & 2nd Streets | Available weekdays after 4:30 p.m. CT | Cost = $3 | Buy parking vouchers in advance at Ballet Austin.
Silicon Labs 200 Building* | Garage entrance located on Colorado between W. Cesar Chavez & 2nd Streets | Available weekdays after 4:30 p.m. CT | Cost = $3 | Buy parking vouchers in advance at Ballet Austin.
*Back-up garage if Silicon Labs 400 garage is full.
500 W. 2ND STREET (Google Building): You can park in the garage at 500 W. 2nd Street and then purchase $3 parking vouchers at Ballet Austin's reception desk to cover your charges. Parking in this location is available to Ballet Austin customers weekdays after 4:30 p.m. CT and all day on weekends. Each $3 voucher is good for TWO (2) HOURS.
500 W. 2nd Street Building | Garage entrance located on San Antonio between 2nd Street & 3rd Street | Available weekdays after 4:30 p.m. CT and all day weekends | Cost = $3 | Buy parking vouchers in advance or after parking at Ballet Austin.
Meters also reside around the building (allow for three hours of parking at the rate of $1 per hour via credit/debit cards or coins). Click on the additional parking options available below.
NOTE: Special events and festivals held in downtown Austin may periodically affect parking rates in the garages near Ballet Austin, while access to metered parking may be affected by ongoing construction projects near the Butler Dance Education Center.