What is the cost to take ballet classes?
Costs range from $45.00 per month for Creative Movement Classes (ages 3-6) to $180.00 per month for unlimited classes.
|Creative Movement 1 and 2
Where do I find the tights, shoes and leotard?
Local stores that carry black leotards, pink tights and ballet shoes are Payless, Academy, Target and Wal-Mart. A good online option is discountdance.com.
How do I sign my child up for class?
Please visit or call our office and fill out a Registration Form to secure your child a spot in the appropriate class. Registration Forms are also accessible on our website. You will need to speak with our Office Manager or Office Assistant to receive a class assignment; class assignments are determined by age and ballet experience.
What dance classes are offered?
SACB offers an academy with Classical Ballet and Pointe training, along with Tap and Jazz.
Can I watch my child during class?
Classes are closed for viewing as a general rule, as it becomes too distracting to the students. However, each semester we have a week reserved for parents and/or guardians to observe the whole class session.
Does my child get to participate in a performance?
SACB presents five annual productions. While the fall and spring productions are reserved for upper level and professional guest dancers, there are performance opportunities for students of all ages and levels. "The Nutcracker" invites all students in Ballet 1B or ages seven and older to audition. In the second semester of classes, SACB offers the Spring Student Showcase, which includes all students in each class to present a showcase to their friends and families of the material they have learned in the semester. June also offers a performance opportunity for students who are eligible to participate in workshops for "Peter and the Wolf".
What does my child have to wear in class?
Dress code for SACB academy classes require black leotard, pink tights and pink (or black, depending on class) shoes; boys are required to wear white short-sleeved shirt, black tights and black ballet shoes. Tap shoes are required for Tap, and jazz shoes are required for Jazz.
- Creative Movement 1 and 2 can wear black or pink leotards.
- Pre-Ballet through Ballet 4 must wear black leotards.
- Pre-Ballet, Ballet 1A and Ballet 1A must wear black ballet shoes.
- Creative Movement 1 and 2, Ballet 2A, 2B, 3 and 4 must wear pink ballet shoes.
What adult classes are offered?
SACB offers Community Classes that include Adult Ballet, Pilates Mat, Salsa and Yoga. Cost is $10.00 for a drop-in class, or you can purchase a Community Class Card, which enables you to attend ten classes of your choosing for $75.00 ($65.00 for seniors, miltary and students). Registration is not required to attend, except for Pilates Mat, and cards may be purchased at the time you attend class.
SACB is in the heart of downtown San Angelo, with our main studio located at 15 W. Beauregard. We are on the same block as the new Stephens Central Library and just a few doors away from Fuentes Café.
Where do I purchase tickets for performances?
Tickets for all SACB performances are available at our offices at 15 W. Beauregard, online at sanangelocivicballet.org, or at the venue of the performance. We accept cash, check, credit and debit cards.