Children’s Division Summer Programs
Dress Code for Children’s Division
Females: Any solid-color leotard (simple style), pink tights and pink ballet shoes
Males: Any solid-color T-shirt, black tights, white socks, and black or white ballet shoes
Summer 2019 Registration is closed.
Parents/Guardians must submit a completed registration form, copy of health insurance card, and tuition payment prior to their first class.
- Returning students must register for the level in which they are currently enrolled or as directed by the School Office.
- New Students age 18 months to age 6 should register in the age-appropriate class, based on the age of the child as of 9/1/2018; the instructor will notify parents if the student should attend a higher or lower level for skill development
- New Ballet Foundations students are required to take a placement class prior to enrolling. Complete the Level Placement form on this page, and a school representative will contact you to schedule a placement class.
ATTENDANCE: Consistent attendance is required. Parent/Guardian must notify the PBT School Office of absences in advance if students must miss a class, SchoolAbsences@pittsburghballet.org.
TUITION: Full tuition for all summer programs is due with completed registration form to the PBT School Office.
Multi-Program Discount: Students enrolling in two or more summer programs will receive a 10% discount off the total combined tuition. Cannot be combined with any other discounts. Now available online with code COMBO10.
Summer 2019 Class & Program Offerings
GROWN-UP & ME (Ages 18 mo-2)
An introduction to the art of ballet in a nurturing environment. Children and parents begin to explore the world of dance through movement, music, and rhythm. Daddies welcome!
PRE-BALLET (Ages 2-7)
Imagery, imagination, and self-expression are encouraged while developing a foundation for academic ballet technique.
PRE-BALLET BOYS (Ages 4-7)
A lively class introducing movement and music. Proper alignment, coordination and athleticism are emphasized.
BALLET FOUNDATIONS (Ages 7+)
For new and returning students. The fundamentals of ballet are introduced through barre and floor exercises, French terminology and other basic ballet concepts.
New students are required to complete the online placement form. Once the placement form is submitted, the School office will follow up to schedule a placement class.
You can access the placement form here.
Summer Class Schedule
Saturdays, (Five Weeks) June 15-July 13
Grown-Up & Me (ages 18 mos-2 yrs) 8:30-9 a.m. | Tuition: $124
Pre-ballet 2 (ages 2) 9-9:30 a.m. | Tuition: $114
Pre-ballet 3 (age 3) 9:30-10:15 a.m.| Tuition: $152
Pre-ballet 4 (age 4) 10:15-11 a.m. | Tuition: $152
Pre-ballet 5 (age 5) 11-11:45 a.m. | Tuition: $152
Pre-ballet 6-7 (age 6-7) 11:45 a.m. -12:30 p.m. | Tuition: $152
Pre-ballet Boys (ages 4-7) 1:30-2:30 p.m. | Tuition: $122
Ballet Foundations (Ages 7+) 12:30-1:30 p.m. | $180
Tuesdays, (Four Weeks) July 9-30
Pre-ballet 4 (age 4) 4:45-5:30 p.m. | Tuition: $122
Pre-ballet 5 (age 5) 5:30-6:15 p.m. | Tuition: $122
Pre-ballet 6-7 (age 6-7) 6:15 -7 p.m. | Tuition: $122
Ballet Foundations (ages 7+)
7-8 p.m. 6:15 -7:15 p.m. | Tuition: $144
Wednesdays, (Four Weeks) July 10-31
Pre-ballet 2 (age 2) 8:15-8:45 a.m. | Tuition: $92
Pre-ballet 3 (age 3) 8:45-9:30 a.m. | Tuition: $122
Summer 2019 Workshops
ELLA BELLA BALLERINA WORKSHOP (ages 3-7)
Children can discover the magic of famous ballets with the charming Ella Bella Ballerina book series, a creation of author and illustrator James Mayhew. In this workshop, young dancers can develop the foundations of ballet technique, while journeying alongside Ella Bella as she explores the entrancing worlds of the likes of The Sleeping Beauty, Swan Lake and more.
Pre-ballet 3-4, Ages 3-4 | August 12-16 | 9 -10 a.m. | Tuition: $178
Pre-ballet 5-7, Ages 5-7 | August 12-16 | 10 a.m. -12 p.m. | Tuition: $356