In-studio classes begin September 21, 2020 for upper levels
FALL 2020–SPRING 2021
LEVELS 4 – 6
Registration & More Information
Tuition payments are due the first week of classes.
For convenience, tuition may be paid by semesters or monthly (please contact the Administrative Assistant at 651-690-1588).
- 2 Semester payments: September 2020 and January 2021 by cash, check or credit card.
- 8 Monthly payments: due on the same day each month. Arrange at registration.
- NOTE: A 2% processing fee will be added to all credit card transactions.
- Entire tuition payment MUST be completed before the Spring Showcase in May 2021 for student to be able to participate in the performance.
Sibling discount: 5% on the lower tuition for Children’s Creative Dance program | 10% on the lower tuition for Ballet Upper and Lower School programs
New Student Admission
New students ages 9-18: Please contact email@example.com or call 651-690-1588 to arrange a placement class for the Upper or Lower School in the pre-professional division.
The class will include technique (Level 1-3) and pointe (Level 4-6), and will be observed by the teacher. Female dancers should wear a black or solid color leotard, pink footed tights, pink ballet slippers and pointe shoes, if applicable, and hair in a neat and firm bun in back middle of head. Male dancers should wear a fitted white tee shirt, black tights and black ballet slippers.
Families with dancers age 9-18 who would like to start ballet for the first time: Please contact firstname.lastname@example.org or call 651-690-1588 to arrange a placement class and discuss options.
A Nutcracker Story for all students enrolled full-time for the school year. Performances to be determined. Casting is at the sole discretion of the directors.
Spring Showcase: A Celebration of Our Students for students enrolled full-time for the school year and young children’s second semester program. Performances May 2021.
Performance fees: This fee helps defray the costs for cleaning/repair/replacement of costumes in SPB’s inventory.
$40 fee due October 15, 2020 for students participating in Holiday Offering.
$40 fee due March 1, 2021 for students participating in the Spring Showcase.
We couldn’t do it without you! Parents/guardians of semester or full-term students have the option of volunteering a minimum of 4 hours per semester during performance production weeks or paying a fee of $100 per semester to hire additional staff for productions.
Summer Intensive Auditions for St. Paul Ballet will be in February and April of 2021
Summer study is designed to offer training that is more demanding than during the school year. You will have a chance to explore new styles while growing in your technique. The condensed time frame but longer days gives you the chance to grow exponentially and prepare for the upcoming season.
We encourage students to attend many summer intensive auditions.
Do you offer scholarships? Yes, we offer need-based scholarships. Please complete the application and mail, email or bring it to our studios at: 655 Fairview Avenue N., St. Paul, MN 55104
January: Student-Parent Mid-year Conferences for BB I & II thru Level 6 students. Sign-up online will be available.
May: Student-Parent Year-end Conferences for BB I & II thru Level 6 students. Sign-up online will be available.
NOTE: Students continue in their same class and level unless the School Director recommends a change in level placement or they have formally withdrawn.
Location and Parking:
655 Fairview Avenue N., St Paul, MN 55104 Ample free parking lot. Just 3 blocks north of the Fairview Ave. LRT Station on University Ave.
Volunteer opportunities: Help support the ballet through volunteering at performances and events. Sign up with the Administrative Assistant.
Holiday Production (Nov-Dec 2020)
Spring Student Showcase (May 2021)
and other opportunities as announced throughout the year!