January 2021

• Announcements: 2021 Spring Children's Division Classes, Upcoming Breaks, Audition Reminder: 2021 Summer Intensive, 2021 Young Dancer Workshop, Adult Open Program, Pre-Professional Division Student Grace Brown Inducted into NHSDA Senior Program


Photo by Mark Hutchens featuring Colorado Ballet Academy Level 3 and Level 5 Students

2021 Spring Children's Division Classes

Registration is Open!

Colorado Ballet Academy's Children Division's classes have been reimagined to captivate our youngest students with the beauty of dance and music. Classes will be offered in shorter four-week sessions, each focusing on a different seasonal theme to spark creativity and development. Register for Parent Tot, Creative Dance and Pre-Ballet with your favorite CBA instructors! No semester long commitment required. Sign up for multiple sessions at once and pay only one registration fee!        

Photo by Mark Hutchens and Martha Wirth featuring Colorado Ballet Academy Level 6 and Pre-Professional Division Students

Reminder: Upcoming Breaks

Students will not be having regular classes on the following dates: 

  • January 18-19, 2021 – MLK Day

  • February 24-27, 2021 – February Break

  • March 29-April 3, 2021 – Spring Break

Photo by Mark Hutchens featuring Colorado Ballet Academy Pre-Professional Division Student

2021 Summer Intensive Audition Reminder

Auditions Begin January 10, 2021

Get inspired, push beyond your goals and feel a sense of accomplishment at Colorado Ballet Academy’s Summer Intensive Program! SI Directors Amanda McKerrow and John Gardner offer a unique approach to summer training as they foster excellence and confidence in each student.

Photo by Mark Hutchens and Martha Wirth featuring Colorado Ballet Academy Level 4 Students

2021 Young Dancer Workshop

Boys & Girls Ages 9-12 | Not Yet En Pointe

Young dancers will experience an introduction to intensive ballet training during Colorado Ballet Academy’s Young Dancer Workshop. Students will work closely with the accomplished leaders of CBA in a mentoring, inclusive environment as they participate in daily ballet class and complimentary classes including pre-pointe, men's technique, character, modern, jazz, classical choreography and interactive artist talks. YDW will emphasize growth in technique, artistry and dance phrasing. Each session will have a different focus on specific fundamentals including adagio, turns, petit allegro, grand allegro, artistry and step sequencing. Sessions will culminate with a short performance.

Save the Date!

Virtual YDW Audition Dates

  • February 7, 2021 – 10:15am – 11:30am 
  • February 21, 2021 - 10:15am – 11:30am
  • March 7, 2021 - 10:15am – 11:30am

Adult Open Program

Classes Begin January 11, 2021

Adult Open Classes are back in full force starting January 11th! Weekday morning and Saturday afternoon open classes, including Beginning, Intermediate and Mixed Ballet, are available in four-week sessions. 

Grace Brown – Colorado Ballet Academy Pre-Professional Division Student

National Honor Society Dance America

Congratulations on Your Induction, Grace!

Congratulations to Grace Brown who was recently inducted into the NHSDA Senior Program! In addition to having her hard work and dedication recognized, Grace now has access to NHSDA programming, events and affiliated artists and members for mentorship and networking opportunities. We are so proud of you!