La Academia: Pre-Professional Program (Ages 7-23)

September 21, 2020 - June 10, 2021

Audition required*

There are currently no auditions scheduled for the 2020-21 School Year.

Ballet Hispánico’s La Academia: Pre-Professional Program trains eclectic, versatile dancers who stand out in a competitive field of dance for their mastery of the classical ballet tradition, contemporary techniques, Spanish Dance, and performance skills. This program is designed to support students interested in attending performing arts schools, conservatory/university programs, and/or those pursuing a career in dance. High school and college-aged students that reach Level 5 in La Academia have the option of pursuing the full curriculum or one of three specialized tracks—ballet, Spanish Dance, or contemporary.


La Academia Class Descriptions & Program Information

La Academia Dress Code


Any existing account credit must be used at the time of new purchase to be applied. Families wishing to use a credit from their account must go through the MINDBODY website, here. Please do not hesitate to reach out to, if you need assistance. WE DO NOT OFFER REFUNDS.

1st Quarterly Payment: Due upon registration

2nd Quarterly Payment: November 3, 2020

3rd Quarterly Payment: January 26, 2021

4th Quarterly Payment: March 23, 2021

Financial support is available for our La Academia families. Learn more about Scholarships & Financial Aid here.


The School of Dance offers opportunities to train with guest artists on a weekly basis to deepen students' training and enhance their professional skillset. Repertory Workshops are offered for levels 3B-5 and Specialized Studies in Spanish Dance are offererd for levels 4A-5.

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View important upcoming events and deadlines for the 2020-21 School Year.

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La Academia: Pre-Professional Program (Ages 7-23)

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