Preparatory & Teen Programs - New Orleans Ballet Association

Preparatory & Teen Programs

Registration NOW OPEN for available spaces in our Spring 2024 Semester of dance classes!

SPRING SEMESTER DATES: January 16 – May 8, 2024*

Start and end dates vary per location & class. Students must be the required age by December 1, 2023 to enroll.

“The things I love most about NOBA are the quality of instruction and the dedication of the instructors.”

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Preparatory & Teen Program

Ages 6-18

Please see below for a schedule of classes and locations.

NOBA’s Preparatory and Teen Programs include technique classes in ballet, jazz, and hip hop, continuing the excellent training in our nationally recognized curriculum. Through regular, consistent attendance, students will build upon the fundamentals of dance technique with a focus on increasing strength and flexibility, developing coordination and confidence while becoming more familiar with dance vocabulary. All students will be featured in a costumed culminating performance as part of NOBA’s Neighborhood Concert Series!

Registration NOW OPEN on NOBA’s Mindbody Site* for available spaces in NOBA’s Spring 2024 Semester of dance classes, held between January 16 – May 8, 2024.**

**Start and end dates vary per location & class.

No prior dance experience necessary.

Ages 6-18. The child must turn the minimum age for each class by December 1, 2023.

Classes are filled on a first come, first served basis.

All classes are tuition-free.

A registration fee of $25.00 applies per student, per type of class and location (non-refundable) for the Spring 2024 Semester.

Students are placed in the appropriate class based on both age and experience level.

Students are required to attend both days of classes were indicated with a *.

Schedule of Classes and Locations

All schedules and available spaces are subject to change.

CUT-OFF REC CENTER

6600 Belgrade Street
New Orleans, LA 70131 MAP

January 17 – May 8, 2024: Spring 2024 Semester of Classes and Activities

CLASS SCHEDULE:

Mondays & Wednesdays
5:00 p.m. – 6:00 p.m. • Preparatory Ballet (6-7 y/o)*

6:00 p.m. -7:00 p.m. • Preparatory Ballet (8-11 y/o)* 

*Students must commit to attending both days of Preparatory ballet classes


Photo: Jeff Strout

GERNON BROWN REC CENTER

1001 Harrison Avenue
New Orleans, LA 70124 MAP

January 16 – May 7, 2024: Spring 2024 Semester of Classes and Activities

CLASS SCHEDULE:

Mondays
4:45 p.m. – 5:30 p.m. • Preparatory Jazz Dance (6-7 y/o)

5:30 p.m. – 6:30 p.m. • Preparatory Jazz Dance (8-11 y/o) 

Tuesdays & Thursdays
5:00 p.m. – 6:00 p.m. • Preparatory Ballet (6-7 y/o)*

6:00 p.m. – 7:00 p.m. • Preparatory Ballet (8-11 y/o)*

*Students must commit to attending both days of Preparatory ballet classes


Photo: Jeff Strout

MORRIS F.X. JEFF, SR. REC CENTER

2529 General Meyer Avenue
New Orleans, LA 70114 MAP

January 16 – May 8, 2024: Spring 2024 Semester of Classes and Activities

CLASS SCHEDULE:

Tuesdays & Thursdays
5:00 p.m. – 6:00 p.m. • Preparatory Ballet (6-7 y/o)*

6:00 p.m. – 7:00 p.m. • Preparatory Ballet (8-11 y/o)* 

*Students must commit to attending both days of Preparatory ballet classes


Photo: Jeff Strout

JOE W. BROWN REC CENTER

5601 Read Boulevard
New Orleans, LA 70127 MAP

January 17 – May 8, 2024: Spring 2024 Semester of Classes and Activities

CLASS SCHEDULE:

Mondays & Wednesdays
5:45 p.m. – 6:45 p.m. • Preparatory Ballet (6-7 y/o)*

6:45 p.m. – 7:45 p.m. • Preparatory Ballet (8-18 y/o)*

*Students must commit to attending both days of Preparatory Ballet classes


Photo: Jeff Strout

DESIRE / FLORIDA MULTI-SERVICE CENTER

3250 Industry St. (Corner of Louisa St. & Industry St., Desire/Florida Area)
New Orleans, LA 70126 MAP

February 20 – May 7, 2024: Spring 2024 Semester of Classes and Activities

CLASS SCHEDULE:

Tuesdays & Thursdays
5:15 p.m. – 6:15 p.m. Preparatory Ballet (6-9 y/o)* 

*Students must commit to attending both days of Preparatory ballet classes


Photo: Jeff Strout

TREMÉ RECREATION COMMUNITY CENTER

900 N. Villere Street
New Orleans, LA 70116 MAP

January 16 – May 7, 2024: Spring 2024 Semester of Classes and Activities

CLASS SCHEDULE:

Mondays
5:15 p.m. – 6:15 p.m. • Preparatory Hip Hop (6-8 y/o)

6:15 p.m. – 7:15 p.m. • Preparatory Hip Hop (9-18 y/o) 

Tuesdays & Thursdays
5:00 p.m. – 6:00 p.m. Preparatory Ballet (6-7 y/o)*

6:00 p.m. – 7:00 p.m. Preparatory Ballet (8-11 y/o)*

7:00 p.m. – 8:00 p.m. Teen Combo Ballet & Jazz (12-18 y/o)*

*Students must commit to attending both days of Preparatory ballet classes


Photo: Jeff Strout

CHALMETTE CULTURAL ARTS CENTER

2600 Palmisano Blvd.
Chalmette, LA 70043 MAP

January 22 – May 1, 2024: Spring 2024 Semester of Classes and Activities

CLASS SCHEDULE:

Mondays & Wednesdays
5:30 p.m. – 6:30 p.m. Preparatory Ballet (6-7 y/o)*

6:30 p.m. – 7:30 p.m. Preparatory Ballet (8-11 y/o)*

7:30 p.m. – 8:30 p.m. Teen Combo – Ballet & Jazz (12-18 y/o)*

*Students must commit to attending both days of Preparatory ballet classes


Photo: Jeff Strout

ROSENWALD REC CENTER

1120 South Broad Street.
New Orleans, LA 70125 MAP

January 17 – May 8, 2024: Spring 2024 Semester of Classes and Activities

CLASS SCHEDULE:

Mondays & Wednesdays
5:15 p.m. – 6:15 p.m. • Preparatory Ballet (6-9 y/o)

*Students must commit to attending both days of Preparatory ballet classes


Questions

Have questions or need assistance with Preparatory Program classes?
E-mail enrollment@nobadance.com, or call 504.522.0996 x 207

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