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Since its founding in 1955, Houston Ballet Academy has provided the highest quality ballet training for those enrolled. Through various programs, the Academy trains over 1,000 students a year. It offers training designed to take students from their first introduction to movement through a full course of ballet study. The Academy’s outstanding faculty includes teachers who have performed with prestigious companies throughout the world. 

Preschool Program

A variety of movement and dance classes for children ages 2 - 5.

Pre-Professional Program

For students with previous experience who are committed to ballet training.

Professional Program

For advanced students who are interested in perusing a professional career in ballet.

Adult Program

Geared for dancers, ages 14 and older, from beginner to experienced.

Academy Calendar

 A complete list of Academy performances, holidays, building closures and more.

Houston Ballet II

Houston Ballet II is the second company of Houston Ballet, America’s fifth largest ballet company, comprised of a stellar array of ballet students from around the world.

Summer Intensive

Students will be completely immersed in dance for three or six weeks and will obtain training that will enrich and complement their previous dance education. Students dance for six to eight hours a day, six days per week, learning from our world-class instructors. 

Faculty & Staff

Meet the faculty and administrative staff of the Academy.

Class in Action

Houston Ballet Academy maintains a policy of non-discrimination with regard to race, color, sex, creed, religion, national origin, sexual preference, and non-job related disability.

HBII & Academy Performances

About the Academy

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