Creative Movement: ages 3-4

Leotard Color: Pink, Sky, Rose, Black or White
Saturday: 10:00 - 10:45am

Pre-Ballet: age 5
Leotard Color: Peach

Saturday: 9:45 - 10:45am

Introduction to Ballet: ages 6-7
Leotard Color: Pink

Saturday: 9:45 - 10:45am


Ballet Chicago's Preparatory Division classes provide an inspired introduction to the arts with a focus on creativity, group interaction, motor skill development, and the joy of self-expression. For summer activity, Children's Theme Camps are offered for Preparatory Division Students. 

Enrollment in the Ballet Chicago Preparatory Division includes the opportunity to perform in Ballet Chicago's annual production of The Nutcracker at the Athenaeum Theatre in Chicago's Lakeview neighborhood. 

Dress Code Information:
Preparatory Division students are encouraged to wear tutus and tiaras/tunics and crowns so that they can experience the full joy of being a young ballerina or future male danseur!


  • Tights: Pink and Flesh color tights are welcome.

  • Ballet Slippers: Leather shoes that match the color of the tights with a single elastic (no crisscrossed elastics). 

Tuition: $650

3352 N. Broadway, Chicago, IL 60657