FOUNDED BY GEORGE BALANCHINE, SAB IS THE PREEMINENT BALLET SCHOOL IN THE US.
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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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School of American Ballet Appoints New Leaders
Darla Hoover is to be chair of faculty and Aesha Ash will fill the newly created position of associate chair.
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National Hispanic Heritage Month
Learn about these 5 Ballet Stars in celebration of Hispanic Heritage Month!
Weekly classes for 4, 5 and young 6 year olds highlighting introductory ballet, creative movement, classical music appreciation are offered each fall and winter. No previous training is necessary.
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Suki Says: Part 8 – Jumps
For our final #SukiSays post, we are excerpting the introduction to her section on jumps. Jump combinations are usually the last portion of ballet class so it seemed only fitting this section should close out this series.