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Academy Policies

Click here to download the 2015 Academy Policies.

Colorado Ballet Academy Calendar

2015-2016 Academy Session Calendar

August 24, 2015 through May 7, 2016

January 11, 2016 Spring open classes begin
January 18, 2016
Start of Spring Term
February 15, 2016
Presidents' Day - No Classes

March 14-19, 2016

Parent Observation Week

March 28-April 3, 2016

Spring Break - No Classes

March 28-April 3, 2016
Spring Break -  Exchange with The Yokohama Ballet Intensive (optional for Levels 6 and up)
April 30, 2016 Spring Performance at the Armstrong Center for Dance Black Box Theater for Pre Ballet and Creative Dance Classes
May 7, 2016
Last day of classes for the 2015-2016 term
May 8, 2016
Spring Performance at Gates Concert Hall at the Newman Center for Levels 1 and up
(dress rehearsal will be held the morning and the performance will be in the afternoon)

Snow Closures

Updated information regarding snow closures will be updated on the homepage of in the event that the Academy needs to close due to poor weather conditions.  Updated information regarding snow closures will be located on the main Academy webpage and on the Academy Facebook page.


2016 Registration

Click here for more information on the 2016 Ballet Program and click here for the 2016 Adult and Teen Open Program.

General inquires can be emailed ( or can called to 303-339-1634. Registration confirmations can be sent upon request. Placement inquiries should be emailed to


Dropping and Adding Classes

To transfer, add, or withdraw from an Academy class, please download the Drop/Add Form. Forms may be returned in person to Colorado Ballet Academy, mailed, emailed to, or faxed to 303-861-7174. Refund policy: Deposit fees are non-refundable. 100% tuition (not including the deposit) reimbursement will only be processed before August 24, 2015. Tuition reimbursements after August 24, 2015 will be considered by the academy on an individual basis, but no refund is guaranteed. Any withdrawal after the first Month of the program is not subject to a refund. 


Performance Opportunities and Information

The Academy offers many performance opportunities to its students year-round. Our Spring Performance is an opportunity for all Academy students in Ballet Level 1 and up, as well as select open classes to perform. Each year, Academy students ages 8 and up are encouraged to audition for Colorado Ballet company's performance of The Nutcracker, which is performed at the Ellie Caulkins Opera House.  Auditions for The Nutcracker and ALICE (in wonderland) have passed.


Need a Make-Up Class?

Students are limited to two make-up class cards per term, please check in with the office if you need to make up a class. 


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