FOUNDED BY GEORGE BALANCHINE, SAB IS THE PREEMINENT BALLET SCHOOL IN THE US.
We train talented dancers from diverse backgrounds for professional careers in ballet while enriching the life of every student.Learn More
Since our founding in 1934
SAB has trained more dancers for careers in professional ballet than any other US school. Alumni comprise more than 95% of New York City Ballet and fill the ranks of companies across the US and around the world. SAB is the future of classical ballet.EXPLORE OUR IMPACT
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Celebrating Hispanic Heritage Month
In honor of Hispanic Heritage Month, we’re spotlighting five SAB alumni of Latinx heritage who went on to incredible performing careers.
All episodes of the original docuseries On Pointe are streaming now on Disney+.
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SAB Trailblazer – Edward Villella
As a dancer, Edward Villella was one of the most celebrated male stars in American ballet history and remains a true trailblazer for the art form.