Summer Children's Classes

Summer Class Schedule & Tuition coming soon. Registration opens in February 2016.

The Ballet Austin Academy offers a six-week summer ballet session for children ages 3–10 every summer.

  • Summer Creative Ballet classes are for children ages 3-4 by June 1, 2016. 
  • Summer Pre-Ballet classes are for children ages 5-7 by June 1, 2016. This program is a prelude to formal ballet instruction and introduces children to music and movement through a structured progression that stresses creativity and group interaction.
  • Summer Lower School classes are offered for students 8-10 and is where students begin formal training in traditional classical ballet.

Creative Ballet and Pre-Ballet meet one time per week, while Lower School ballet classes meet two times per week.

Uniform Requirements

Creative Ballet

Girls: Pale Pink Leotard  |  Pink Tights  |  Pink Ballet Shoes  |  If Possible, Hair Should Be Up or Pulled Back Away from the Face

Boys: White Short-Sleeve Leotard or Fitted T‐shirt  |  Black Footed Tights with No Socks or Black Shorts with White Socks  |  Black Ballet Shoes

Pre-Ballet

Girls: Ballet Blue Bloch  |  Capezio Light Blue or Pale Blue Harmonie Leotard  |  Short Sleeve Style Only  |  Clean Pink Tights  |  Pink Ballet Shoes  |  No Skirts, Please  |  Hair Should Be Up or Pulled Back Neatly Away From the Face

Boys: White Short-Sleeve Leotard or Fitted T‐Shirt  |  Black Tights with No Socks or Black Shorts with White Socks  |  Black Ballet Shoes

Girls Lower School (Levels 1–2)

Offical Ballet Austin Academy Uniform Leotard
Must be purchased through the Austin Capezio Store  |  5114 Balcones Woods Drive, Suite 304  |  Austin, Texas 78759  |  512.502.1150
Uniform Colors: Level 1: White  |  Level 2: Royal Blue

Additional Requirements
Clean Pink Tights with No Runs  |  Canvas or Leather Pink Ballet Shoes with a Snug Fit  |  No Skirts, Jewelry or Watches  |  Hair Must be Secured in a Bun (If Hair is Not Put Up Properly, the Student Will Not be Able to Participate.

Boys Lower School (Levels 1–2)

Offical Ballet Austin Academy Uniform White Fitted T-Shirt
Must be purchased through the Austin Capezio Store  |  5114 Balcones Woods Drive, Suite 304  |  Austin, Texas 78759  |  512.502.1150

Additional Requirements
Black Tights  |  Black Ballet Shoes  |  Capezio Dance Belt Brieg  |  Boys Hair Should be Tidy & Away From the Face

Academy Staff

Parking Information

Ballet Austin 501 West 3rd Street, Austin, TX 78701 The Butler Dance Education Center encompasses the AustinVentures StudioTheater, the Ballet Austin Academy, the Butler Center for Dance & Fitness, and the Pilates Center
Austin City Hall 301 West Second Street, Austin TX 78701 2 HOURS FREE PARKING weekdays, Saturdays and Sundays between 8a–5p. Ballet Austin customers have access to two hours of FREE parking with VALIDATION*. VALIDATED parking is available between 8a–5p, 7 days a week in the garage below Austin City Hall.
AMLI Downtown Garage 201 Lavaca Street, Austin, TX 78701 Entrance on Lavaca St b/w 2nd & 3rd St
AMLI on 2ND Garage 421 West 3rd Street, Austin, TX 78701 Entrance on San Antonio St b/w 2nd & 3rd St
Silicon Labs Garages 400 West Cesar Chavez, Austin, TX 78701 USA Open to the public after 3:00pm every day, entrance on San Antonio St b/w 2nd & 3rd St and Colorado b/w Cesar Chavez & 2nd St
State of Texas Garage N 300 San Antonio Street, Austin TX 78701
State of Texas Garage L 333 Guadalupe Street, Austin, TX 78701 aka William P. Hobby Building
Surface Parking Lot San Antonio Street in between 3rd & 4th Streets
Austin, TX

Ballet Austin's Butler Dance Education Center & AustinVentures StudioTheater Parking

501 West 3rd Street  |  Austin, Texas 78701

There are 23 FREE parking spaces surrounding our building which are accessed on a first-come first-served basis and turn over frequently throughout the day. We ask that you limit your use of these spaces to the time(s) you are in our building in order to ensure that as many people as possible have access to these spaces.

Ballet Austin Academy Students, Butler Center for Dance & Fitness Members & Pilates Clients

We've also partnered with Hospitality Parking, which operates the Silicon Labs Parking Garage located at 400 W. Cesar Chavez, to provide Ballet Austin clients with parking spots for only $3 per visit with a pre-paid pass. $3 parking passes for the Silicon Labs Garage are available for sale in our main lobby during normal business hours. Silicon Labs Parking Garage access is Monday through Friday from 4:30pm–8:45pm. $3 parking passes do not expire.

Take a look at the additional parking options available below. Meter's also reside around the building (allow for 3 hours of parking at the rate of $1.00 per hour via credit/debit cards or coins).

Bikes and Buses

  • Bike racks are located directly outside the building at the corners of 3rd & San Antonio St and 3rd & Nueces St.
  • Various Capital Metro bus routes stop conveniently around Ballet Austin. The nearest stop is located at 2nd & San Antonio St.

Handicapped Spaces

  • These spaces require a proper permit. Violators will be ticketed at the owners expense.

Parking Validation

  • Bring your garage parking ticket with you for validation at the front desk of The Butler Dance Education Center.