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
New York Times - On Pointe: The Real-Life Adventures of Some Very Young Dancers
Read the New York Times article to find out more about the series, the filming process, and what viewers can expect.
Sign up and stay informed on all things SAB
Summer 2021 Auditions
We are now accepting video applications for our 2021 summer programs. Students ages 10-18 should apply now through January 31.
Summer Auditions sponsored by
SAB Open: Little Dancers
Enrollment is now open for SAB’s 2021 winter session of Little Dancers. Weekly classes for children ages 4-6 will be offered online via zoom beginning the week of January 25.
BEHIND THE SCENES AT SAB
Advice to Students for a New Year
We asked a handful of SAB faculty members and alumni to share their advice for young dancers (and tips they’d go back and give their younger selves if they could!)