Welcome to Berkeley City Ballet

BCB is celebrating 50 years! 

Established in 1974, Berkeley City Ballet remains a consistent and enduring part of the city of Berkeley. Berkeley City Ballet is committed to the mission of bringing cultural enrichment, as well as an awareness and appreciation for the art of dance, to the diverse East Bay.

We offer classes for dancers ages 2.5 and up! Learn more about our classes here and attend a free trial class anytime.

Read our feature on Berkeleyside!  


Spring Concert tickets are available for purchase!
Purchase Tickets Here
Spring Concert 2024
April 27 and 28; 3pm & 4:30pm

Venue: Berkeley City Ballet Studio Theater, 1800 Dwight Way, Berkeley

Price: Adults $25; Children 12 and under $20; 2 and under on lap

Duration: 30 minutes, no intermission

Berkeley City Ballet's annual Spring Concert performance will feature students from our Pre-Professional Program in original works in ballet and contemporary as well as excerpts from Coppelia and La Fille Mal Gardee. 

Registration is open for Summer classes!
Session 5A  June 5-July 8
Session 5B  July 10-August 1



Beginner/Intermediate Adult Ballet Series with Frances Lai Baca
Tuesdays 6:00-7:30pm

Dance With Me (2-4 year olds with an adult)
Mondays 3:45-4:30pm

Child Ballet (8-13 year olds)
Mondays 6:00-7:00pm


Information for Current Families
2023-24 Calendar


BCB appreciates your patronage!
As a small, local, non-profit of 50 years, we rely heavily on your support to continue to be able to offer classes and employ teachers. BCB can't do this without you! Help keep BCB dancing by enrolling in classes and/or donating to our school here.
We look forward to dancing with you!


"Berkeley City Ballet is the best school to learn real ballet. It is the most thorough and consistent ballet program in the East Bay."
Ballet Parent


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