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.

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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.

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Happening Now at SAB

Behind the Barre – See the Music

Join us this #GivingTuesday for our second virtual open house — Behind the Barre – See the Music. We’ll take a look at how music shapes dance training in our studios – including a peek a daily classes, a deeper dive into our Student Choreography Workshop, and exclusive interviews with SAB students, faculty, and pianists.  

2023 Summer Program Auditions

SAB is excited to once again offer in-person auditions for our 2023 summer programs. Students ages 10-18 are invited to join us at one of 17 audition locations across the country this January. We are also accepting video applications now through January 29. Register or apply today!

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On Pointe

All episodes of the original docuseries On Pointe are streaming now on Disney+.

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