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
Happening Now at SAB
Remembering Nancy N. Lassalle
The School of American Ballet mourns the passing of Nancy Lassalle - an advocate, supporter, and partner to the School and NYCB.
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Ballet Connoisseurship On Demand
SAB is pleased to offer streaming access to recordings of several recent Ballet Connoisseurship sessions for $25 each now through May 31.
Spring Audition Dates for 6-10 year olds announced
SAB is pleased to announce that we will conduct auditions in May and June for our 2021-22 Winter Term for children between the ages of 6 and 10 who live in the New York City metropolitan area.
BEHIND THE SCENES AT SAB
Igniting the Choreographic Spark
SAB’s Student Choreography Workshop gives our advanced division students an opportunity to flex their creative choreographic muscles and explore the process of creating a new ballet on their peers.