Professional Program students train in a variety of styles. Primary ballet study will be Vaganova, however, Cecchetti and RAD are emphasized as well. Most classes, with the exception of Contemporary and Choreography/Improvisation, have a live accompanist.
Each week, dance training will include:
STUDENTS ALSO PARTICIPATE IN A VARIETY OF HEALTH & WELLNESS CLASSES TO SUPPORT THEIR DANCE TRAINING:
Houston Ballet Academy offers career planning assistance to Professional Program students. Students are provided with up to date information on company hires, assistance in making audition appointments, help with résumés/vitae preparation, and professional head and body photo guidance. Workshops are held yearly for those needing assistance.
Advice and guidance on alternative dance career planning is available as needed. Information and assistance with college dance programs is also available.