The following programs are suited for elementary school students: 


Expose

*Ballet Talks: Teaching Artists from Houston Ballet are available to give a one hour presentation based on The Nutcracker, Swan Lake, The Sleeping Beauty, and Cinderella.

*Behind The Scenes: Ever wondered how a ballet makes it to the stage? Ever wonder how a dancer trains? Look behind the scenes, come see a day in the life at Houston Ballet with Behind the Scenes and Behind the Scenes - Extended.

*Guest Speaking: Representatives from Houston Ballet are available to speak on a variety of topics and for special events at your school.

*Graceful GivingsEach year donated dance attire and costumes are given away to local schools in need.

Student Matinees: Full length performances by Houston Ballet with live orchestra and interactive intermissions. Transportation is NOT provided by Houston Ballet. 

*Studio Series: Interactive, educational performances by Houston Ballet II  and the pre-professional program at Houston Ballet Center for Dance. Transportation is NOT provided by Houston Ballet. 


Educate

*Adapted Dance Off-Site: Trained ECE staff partners with Houston-area schools, hospitals, and other organizations to create a program especially for their students.

*Chance to Dance: A series of 8 professional ballet classes held at the Houston Ballet Center for Dance, taught by Education and Community Engagement instructors.

*X³: Explore, Extend, Excel!: High energy movement and music classes with live music for 3rd-5th graders available during the day or after school at your campus. 


Integrate

*Dance to Learn: An arts integration program that approaches core curriculum from a kinesthetic perspective.

*Teacher Workshop:Trained staff will help design movement integration workshops for your school or district.


* Denotes free programming