The Pre-Professional Program is designed for select students in pursuit of a pre-professional training experience. Curriculum requirements include technique, pointe, variations and separate men’s classes, as well as modern, character and Pilates.
Through career preparation and professional development seminars, students are mentored in their next steps in a dance career or higher education. Students attend classes at the Company headquarters in Boston’s historical South End neighborhood.
Customized academic and residential options are available through various partnerships with area academic schools and residencies.
Boston Ballet School partners with the best dance medicine professionals in New England. Our wellness consultants have been carefully chosen because of their specialized skills in working with young dancers. Visit our Student Wellness page to learn more about our recommended professionals.
Interested applicants must attend an audition. Prospective students will be recruited from our Classical Ballet Program as well as from around the world. Merit scholarships and/or financial assistance available through an application process.
BBS is approved to host international students, school administration assists with student’s visa application.
Watch a video overview of the Pre-Professional program from BBS Director Margaret Tracey.