Louisville Ballet production of the Brown-Forman Nutcracker

The Louisville Ballet School students are given the opportunity to audition for children’s roles in this magical production. This is a chance for young dancers to be a part of a long-standing Louisville holiday tradition and to rehearse and perform alongside the professional dancers of the Louisville Ballet.

Louisville Ballet Youth Ensemble

Pre-Professional students are members of the Louisville Ballet Youth Ensemble.  The Youth Ensemble was founded in 1952 and is now in its sixty-third year of training the finest dancers and choreographers of tomorrow.

Spring Showcase

March 18-19, 2017

The Spring Showcase is a main stage feature performance designed especially for the students of the Louisville Ballet School. Performers discover the art of storytelling through dance while sharing in the traditions of the full-length classical ballets. Showcase dancers attend regular rehearsals in addition to his/her regular classes.

Spring Showcase Fee: $175 due September 3, 2016. (Early Bird Rate: $150 if paid by August 22, 2016)

Spring Collection

The Spring Collection features students in a wide range of dance styles offered in the Complementary Dance Program. Dancers will learn choreography during class time that will be presented on stage as part of the Spring Showcase performance.  Spring Collection rehearsals for Complementary Dance classes will be made available as they are scheduled. 

Spring Collection Fee: $90 due January 16, 2017.  If the student is also registered for the Spring Showcase production, the additional Spring Collection fee is waived. (Early Bird Rate: $75 if paid by January 4, 2017)

Primary Petite Finale

May 13, 2017

Primary Finale is a showcase of our youngest students’ achievements.  This informal showing gives our students a performance experience, allowing them to share what they have learned throughout the year without the stress and anxiety of a traditional recital.