Schedule & Tuition

«Berkeley City Ballet is the best school to learn real ballet. It is the most thorough and consistent ballet program in the East Bay» Ballet Parent

 

Registration for 2019-2020 is open!
Enroll for Session 1: August 26-November 2 now!

~Session Dates 2019-2020:

Each Session is approximately 10 weeks. Students enroll each Session.
Pre-Professional Classes: August 26-June 13 (40 weeks)
Session 1: August 26-November 2
Session 2: November 4-January 25
Session 3: January 27-April 11
Session 4: April 13-June 13
Session 5: June 15-August 15

~Visiting Days and Performances:
(Pre-Ballet, Ballet Basics, and Beginning/Intermediate Ballet)
Week of October 28: Visiting Days
Week of January 20: Performances
Week of April 6: Visiting Days
Week of June 8: Performances

~BCB Boys Program
To encourage boys to dance, BCB offers one free session (registration fees apply/not applicable to Pre-Professionals).
Fees adjusted automatically upon registration.

~Registration is easy to do, just click on «To Register» on the homepage to begin!

  • Please read BCB Financial Policies.
  • All Pre-Ballet/Ballet Basics students must wear the required class uniform
  • Free, unlimited, parking in neighborhood residential area. Strictly No parking in the BCB lot, this is reserved for staff.
  • Incoming students may schedule a free trial class. Contact us
  • Unlimited make-up classes-within a session
  • Cancel anytime.
  • Academic Year Sessions (Sessions 1-4) and Summer Session (Session 5) are each approximately 10 weeks.
  • Find closures in Calendar
  • Custom classes can be formed (5 person minimum). Please contact BCB.
  • A Registration/Insurance Fee of $55 (see Financial Policies) applies to all students each new school year (Sept-Aug).
  • Contact us for updates on which classes are running and for any questions

 

Dance With Me (2-4 years old with parent or guardian)

Cost:
$153 for Session (Each Session is approximately 10 weeks)

$208 1st Session (Includes registration/insurance fee).

Class Size Maximum: approx. 8 (parents additional)

Tuesday 3:45-4:30
Saturday 10:30-11:15

Pre-Ballet 1 (4-5 years old) & 2 (5-6 years old)

Cost:
$137 for Session (Each Session is approximately 10 weeks)

$192 1st Session (Includes registration/insurance fee).

Class Size Maximum: approx. 10

Monday 3:45-4:30
Thursday 3:45-4:30
Saturday 9:30-10:15

Pre-Ballet 3 (6-7 years old) & Ballet Basics (7-8 years old)

Cost:
$142 for Session (Each Session is approximately 10 weeks)

$197 1st Session (Includes registration/insurance fee).

Class Size Maximum: approx. 10

Monday 5:30-6:30
Wednesday 3:30-4:30
Saturday 11:30-12:30

Boys Ballet

Cost:
Free first Session (registration fees apply/not applicable to Pre-Professionals) (Each Session is approximately 10 weeks)

Boys 4-6 years old:

Cost:
$137 for Session (Each Session is approximately 10 weeks)

$192 1st Session (Includes registration/insurance fee).

Boys 6-12 years old:
Cost:
$142 for Session (Each Session is approximately 10 weeks)

$197 1st Session (Includes registration/insurance fee).


Saturday 9:30-10:15 Boys Ballet 4-6yrs
Tuesday 6:00-7:00 Boys Ballet 6-8yrs

Child Classes

Cost:
$148 for Session (Each Session is approximately 10 weeks)

$203 1st Session (Includes registration/insurance fee)

Monday Beginning/Intermediate Ballet (9-12yrs) 5:30-7:00

 

Pre-Professional Program

Runs August 26-June 13 (Sessions 1-4)
This program is considered year round.
Additional/Optional Classes are highly recommended. Choregraphy will be performed in Spring Concert.
Summer Workshop June 22-July 24 (no regular classes)

Ballet 1 (8-9 years old, by audition only)

Cost:
$306 for Session (Each Session is approximately 10 weeks)
$461 1st Session (Includes registration/insurance fee/performance fee).
$1834 Summer Workshop: June 17-July 19

Frequency: 2 times a week: 2 hours Technique:

Monday: 4:30-5:30
Wednesday: 4:30-5:30

Ballet 2 (9-10 years old, by audition only)

Cost:
$458 for Session (Each Session is approximately 10 weeks)
$713 1st Session (Includes registration/insurance fee/performance fee).
$1834 Summer Workshop: June 22-July 24

Frequency: 2 times a week: 3 hours Technique, 1 hour Additional Genre*:

Tuesday: 4:30-6:00
Thursday: 4:30-6:00

Ballet 3-4 (10-12 years old, by audition only)

Cost:
$686 for Session (Each Session is approximately 10 weeks)
$941 1st Session (Includes registration/insurance fee/performance fee).
$1834 Summer Workshop: June 22-July 24


Frequency: 3 times a week: 4.5 hours of Technique, 1.5 hour Additional Genre*:

Monday: 4:30-6:00 Technique
Tuesday: 4:30-6:00 Technique
Thursday: 4:30-6:00 Technique
Thursday: Additional/Optional Class (recommended): 6:00-7:30 Additional Genre*

*$158/session for Additional Genre

Ballet 5 (11-13 years old, by audition only)

Cost:
$1081 for Session (Each Session is approximately 10 weeks)
$1336 1st Session (Includes registration/insurance fee/performance fee).
$1834 Summer Workshop: June 22-July 24

Frequency: 4 times a week: 6 hours Technique, 2.5 hours Pre-Pointe/Pointe/Repertory, 1 hour Additional Genre*:

Tuesday: 4:30-6:00 Technique, 6:00-7:00 Pre-Pointe/Pointe/Repertory
Wednesday: 5:30-7:00 Technique
Thursday: 4:30-6:00 Technique, Additional/Optional Class (recommended): 6:00-7:30 Additional Genre*
Friday: 4:30-6:00 Technique, 6:00-7:30 Pre-Pointe/Pointe/Repertory

*$158/session for Additional Genre

Ballet 6 (12-18 years old, by audition only)

Cost:
$1388 for Session (Each Session is approximately 10 weeks)
$1643 1st Session (Includes registration/insurance fee/performance fee).
$1834 Summer Workshop: June 22-July 24

Frequency: 4 times a week: 6 hours Technique, 5 hours Pre-Pt/Pointe/Repertory, .5 hours Core Conditioning, 1 hour Additional Genre*:

Monday: 4:30-6:00 Technique, 6:00-7:00 Pointe/Repertory
Wednesday: 4:30-6:00 Technique, 6:00-7:00 Pointe/Repertory
Thursday Additional/Optional Classes (recommended):  6:00-7:30 Additional Genre*
Friday: 4:30-6:00 Technique, 6:00-7:30 Pointe/Repertory
Saturday: 10:15-10:45 Core Conditioning, 10:45-12:15 Technique, 12:30-2:00 Pointe/Repertory

*$158/session for Additional Genre