Workshops

Houston Ballet Academy is proud to offer workshops for both students and teachers. Students will develop their technique and artistry with Houston Ballet Academy’s world-renowned staff and guest artists. Teachers will examine pedagogical methods, techniques and teaching styles, observe classes and engage in discussion. Workshop topics include technique, coaching, character and more. No prior enrollment in Houston Ballet Academy or its programs is required to attend.

 

Houston Ballet is an approved CEU provider by the Texas Education Agency.

Jewels Workshop

March 6, 2022

This one-day workshop for students ages 14 and up invites participants to explore and become inspired by George Balanchine’s technique and choreography. Students will examine Jewels and artistry that make this a beloved work in the ballet repertoire. The workshop will include a technique class and Q&A with former New York City Ballet dancer and Pennsylvania Ballet Principal dancer Riolama Lorenzo.

Body Conditioning Workshop Series

Led by Houston Ballet Strength and Conditioning Coach Aki Kawasaki, this series offers in-depth Body Conditioning workshops for dancers, teachers and students ages 12 and up. Spring 2022 workshops will help improve your fitness, find better balance, and increase the elevation of your jumps.

Children's Workshops

Girls & Boys ages 4 - 8: Week-long summer workshops are themed based on popular story ballets in Houston Ballet's repertoire.
Boys ages 7 - 12: Week-long workshop exposes boys to the necessary skills to become a strong male dancer.