Springtime Novelettes is comprised of diverse pieces from classical, neoclassical ballet and European character dances. Performed by Bayer Ballet Academy's Pre-Ballet 6 through the Pre-Professional Level students.
Our program includes variations from Copellia, Corsaire, Sleeping Beauty, Esmeralda, Swan Lake, Paquita, The Talisman, La Fille Mal Gardée, Sylvia (ou La nymphe de Diane), and more, as well as lively folk-inspired Neopolitian, Spanish and Hungarian (character) dances.
The world of ballet is diverse and capacious with room for both children's dreams and adult inspiration alike. Share our world and experience classical ballet style!
Two days only, performances
Saturday, May 28, 2:30 PM and
Sunday, May 29, at 6:00 PM.
The 2nd performance May 29, will have a small reception in the lobby.
Come celebrate with us!
For tickets call Brown Paper tickets 1-800-838-3006
BBA™ Summer Dance Camp 2016
(5 weeks—June 13 - July 15) FOR BOYS AND GIRLS AGES 5–9
Bayer Ballet Academy™ would like to invite you to join us this summer by attending our Summer Dance Camp program.
This program has been specifically designed for our younger students. We will have both indoor and outdoor activities
created to stimulate both the body and mind.
This camp is intended to give children the chance to experience a variety of dance disciplines. More info >>
BBA™ Summer Intensive Ballet Program 2016 Mondays through Fridays, July 18 - August 13 (4 weeks)
FOR STUDENTS 8–18 YEARS OLD
If your child is serious about ballet, you need an intensive program with a strong faculty, extraordinary attention to detail and a rigorous focus on the development of your child. The Bayer Ballet Academy's™ (BBA™) Summer Intensive is the right option for you.
Our highly qualified instructors will be joined again this summer by internationally renowned teachers. This exclusive summer program is designed for students aged 8 to 18 who successfully complete an audition. More info >>
Welcome to BBA™
My name is Inna
Bayer and I want to welcome you to my school.
I opened my school in the belief that all children can learn to dance.
In learning to dance they
can share and appreciate beauty, culture and art. By enriching a child's
world, we open it up to be
a joyful place. I hope all children will have the opportunity to work
hard and celebrate whatever success they are capable of and learn that
with diligence comes achievement—an invaluable
For children with the goal of a professional career my school offers the
excellent ballet education with great attention to detail that will serve
as an ideal foundation for an adult dancer. More info >>
Serious about ballet Bayer Ballet Academy™ presents "The Snow Queen" by Elizabeth Schwyzer / Palo Alto Weekly
...One step through the door at Bayer Ballet Academy, and it's clear this is a school that takes its training and performance seriously...."Miss Inna spares no expense when it comes to ensuring a top-quality production," ... Read article in full >>
Announcing NEW Boys Division Program!
Bayer Ballet Academy is very excited to announce the opening of a new boys division starting 2015-2016 school year! In addition to our regular mixed-gender classes, students in boys division will take specialized boys-only classes under the instruction of Ballet Master, Ivan Goliadin. This is a truly unique opportunity to work on boys' specific skills and technique. The technique classes will provide strong foundation, improve balance and coordination, develop musicality, beautiful posture and lines. The program is enhanced with character (folk) dance and contemporary classes, which allow young dancers explore various dance styles and develop artistic expression through the art of dancing. Our instructors are experts in Vaganova style training - the world recognized premier ballet training method. With many professional performance opportunities this is the program for every aspiring young dancer and artist. We welcome all boys between the ages of 8-18 to join us this year for an amazing journey through the art of ballet! More info >>
All boys classes 4 days a week. Classes will:
• Focus on specific skills such as jumps, turns and presentation
• Teach responsibilities of a strong dance partner
• Develop upper body strength
• Build a strong foundation in Ballet technique
• Provide teaching from internationally renowned Ballet Masters
• Teach a variety of repertoires
• Encourage you to challenge and be challenged by your peers
• Develop camaraderie with fellow dancers
• Give you professional performance and competition opportunities