Pre-Professional Programs

 

Option 1: Pre-Professional Regular Program

The Pre-Professional Program is a two-year program designed to educate and prepare dancers who have received a high school diploma or GED and are determined to have a professional career in dance. The program provides instruction in the Vaganova method, system, and holistics of classical dance. Courses may include ballet, character dance, modern dance, dance history, acting, music and foreign language. The Academic portion of this program also includes the opportunity to learn the Vaganova teaching method.

Students may receive an invitation from the Artistic Director to join the KAB Junior Company.

 

Pre-Professional Program

  • Optional online courses
  • Artistic tuition: $14,000
  • Academic tuition: $6,600
  • Video Audition

 

Option 2: KAB Junior Ballet Company

The Junior Company is designed to prepare dancers who have received a high school diploma for a professional career in dance. However, members of the Junior Company are trained specifically to meet the requirements of a professional company. KAB Junior Company life includes daily ballet classes and rehearsals.

The Junior Company is invited to perform at various local venues, participate in Educational Outreach performances throughout the community, and perform in international performances. Company members may be selected to perform with the Universal Ballet Company in Korea.

Throughout the two-year program, the company will provide dancers with the skills necessary to succeed in the highly competitive field of dance. Dancers learn how to prepare for auditions, network, write and communicate effectively. As a rule, the Junior Company is only open for enrollment to newly graduated students or older students up to the age of 21.

 

KAB Junior Ballet Company

  • Tuition per year: $14,000
  • Video audition
    • Audition Fee $45
    • Video audition should include 2 variations of your choice from either performance or rehearsal
    • Click Here to Apply

 

For more general information and questions, please contact jbc@kabdc.org.