ADULT AND COMMUNITY CLASSES

From “Beginner Ballet” to “Diva Heels” there is truly something for everyone! Full class descriptions and details are below.

Registration open now!

Adult & Teen classes are now part of our Community Programs, which strive to reflect Oklahoma City Ballet's commitment to equity, inclusivity, and access.

  • Classes are short term enrollment with a 3 or 4 week duration. Each month is an opportunity to explore something new!
  • Class fees are offered on a sliding scale. Please see our pricing policy below.
  • Payment for Class Fees can be paid through Square, check or cash. We are unable to accept payment thru iClassPro or any existing card(s) on file.

Please direct all Adult Class questions to: community@okcballet.org for the timeliest response.

To register for 'A Night on the Ton' on Saturday, July 27th (7-10pm), please click below.

You Are Cordially Invited

To An Evening of Dance and Delight

Join us for a night of refined entertainment, inspired by the elegance of the Bridgerton era.

Indulge in a charming evening filled with:

  • Exquisite Tea and Crumpets
  • Instruction in a Traditional Balletic Court Dance
  • A Specially Choreographed Contemporary Court Dance
  • The Opportunity to Dress to Impress and Fill Your Dance Card

Cost: $20 per person
(Includes tea, refreshments, and a keepsake dance card)

Come, be part of an enchanting night where timeless grace meets modern flair. Prepare to be swept off your feet and make memories to cherish.

TEEN DANCE CLASSES

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**NEW** TEEN JAZZ

A class for teen dancers focusing on jazz and commercial dance technique: leaps, turns across the floor, and choreography combinations will be taught.

Ages 13+

The Vibe: Jazz technique with some sass and great music. Bring your tripod you are going to want to record this for the Gram.

What to Wear: Leotards, tights, leggings, sweats, shorts, t shirts- Anything Goes!

TUESDAYS (August 6, 13, 20, 27)
TIME: 6:00-6:45 pm
Minimum Value $10/Class Value $80
Teaching Artist: Quincy Allen

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**NEW** TEEN TAP

Whether you're dusting off those tap shoes or buying a new pair, this class is for you! Class will explore rhythm, tap technique, and a variety of tap styles.

Ages 13+

The Vibe: You tapped when you were little or you’ve always wanted to try.

What to Wear: Really “Anything Goes” – channel your inner Savion Glover with some cool baggy pants and graphic tee, or keep it classic with any dance/fitness clothes. And, of course, tap shoes.

FRIDAYS (August 9, 16, 23, 30)
TIME: 6:00-7:00 pm
Minimum Value $10/Class Value $40
Teaching Artist: Judge Kabrick

**Class is limited to 15 attendees**

ADULT DANCE CLASSES

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BEGINNING ADULT BALLET

A class for dancers who are learning and refining the basics while looking to gain a stronger foundation of ballet technique. Barre, center, and across the floor exercises focus on proper alignment, core and leg strength, and flexibility in simple combinations.

Ages 16+

*dancers may enroll for Tuesday, Thursday, or BOTH Tuesday and Thursday
*we recommend absolute beginners attend Thursday


The Vibe: Ballet technique that honors the classical tradition while celebrating the beauty that is “all bodies are made to move."

What to Wear: Live your ballet-core fantasy: leotard, tights, and legwarmers, maybe a wrap sweater. OR leggings, shorts, and a t-shirt; whatever you like to move in. Ballet shoes or socks recommended.

TUESDAYS (August 6, 13, 20, 27)
TIME: 6:30-7:45 pm
Minimum value $10/Class value $80
Teaching Artist: Jana Carson

THURSDAYS (August 8, 15, 22, 29) 
TIME: 6:45-8:00 pm
Minimum value $10/Class value $80
Teaching Artist: Adelya Gosmonova

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NOT A BEGINNINER...NOT QUITE ADVANCED

You have been rocking it out in Beginner Class, feeling confident, and now you’re ready for a new challenge. But you’re not quite ready for Intermediate/Advanced class. This class is perfect for that in between place – still focusing on solid fundamentals, but introducing new material, more complex patterns and more physically demanding work. This class is also perfect to supplement your Beginner or Advanced classes you are already enjoying.

Ages 16+

The Vibe: You know how to plié and tendu – even if you’re still working on how to spell them. You have been working hard in beginner class and you are ready for more material!

What to Wear: Keep wearing your favorite workout clothes or sweats. OR now is the time to invest in that cute leo and skirt you have had your eye on at Discount Dance.

WEDNESDAYS (August 7, 14, 21, 28)
TIME: 6:45-8:15 pm
Minimum value $10/Class value $60
Teaching Artist: Quincy Allen

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INTERMEDIATE / ADVANCED BALLET

Designed for the dancer with at least 2-3 years of previous experience. This hour and a half class focuses on enhancing individual artistry and cultivating the dancer's technical level with increasingly complex combinations of steps.

Ages 16+

The Vibe: Ballet technique that honors the classical tradition while celebrating the beauty that is "all bodies are made to move." Also, don’t be surprised when people ask if you are a company dancer!

What to Wear: Do we even need to tell you? You are an expert at this point- wear anything from your extensive dance wardrobe!

TUESDAYS (August 13, 20, 27) 
TIME: 6:45-8:15 pm
Minimum value $10/Class value $60
Teaching Artist: Kara Troester Blythe

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BAREFOOT AND GROUNDED

Ages 16+

The Vibe: Modern dance technique fused with mindful movement, chill music, stretching and somatic practices. This class warms you up for more dancing or is perfect way to connect with your mind/body connection and well-being. It’s burning sage and sipping some herbal tea- but make it dance.

What to Wear: Barefoot of course. Warm up clothes, pajamas, dance clothes- keep it flowing and comfortable.

WEDNESDAYS (August 7, 14, 21, 28)
TIME: 6:00-6:45 pm
Minimum Value $10/Class Value $48
Teaching Artist: Quincy Allen

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DIVA HEELS

Release your inner diva in this spicy class! Jazz technique and the latest trends in music, movement, and style combine in this sultry dance experience.

Ages 18+ (the spice level on this class is too hot for high school!)

The Vibe: Auditions for the Beyoncé tour.

What to Wear: Color, sequins, sparkles, and fashion are welcome. Maybe those shorts that are potentially too short. Make sure you can kick, drop it, and get on the floor with ease. Dance Heels or any shoe that makes you feel amazing is suggested – no stilettoes please for your safety and our dance floor.

THURSDAYS (August 8, 15, 22, 29)
TIME: 8:00-9:00 pm
Minimum Value $10/Class Value $48
Teaching Artist: Quincy Allen

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ADULT TAP

Whether you're dusting off those tap shoes or buying a new pair, this class is for you! Class will explore rhythm, tap technique, and a variety of tap styles.

Ages 16+

The Vibe: You tapped as a kid or you’ve always wanted to try.

What to Wear: Really “Anything Goes” – channel your inner Savion Glover with some cool baggy pants and graphic tee, or keep it classic with any dance/ fitness clothes. And, of course, tap shoes.

FRIDAYS (August 9, 16, 23, 30)
TIME: 5:00-6:00 pm
Minimum value $10/Class value $40
Teaching Artist: Judge Kabrick

**Class is limited to 15 attendees**

FITNESS CLASSES

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**NEW** BARRE ROCKS

This class fuses classical ballet barre with gentle resistance and non- traditional music for a unique experience that is fun and fitness! This class is suitable for all levels – try it on its own or as a great warm up for Cardio Dance Party.

Ages 16+

The Vibe: Listening to your favorite mix tape – from rock to pop – while perfecting your plié. Coordination, strength, and musicality combine for a one of a kind experience!

**Keep an eye on our social media for special themed music fun in this class!**

What to Wear: Any ballet, dance, or fitness attire. Ballet slippers or socks are perfect. Band tees and colorful socks encouraged. Not just for this class really, but as an aesthetic choice – we support it.

MONDAYS (August 5, 12, 19, 26)
TIME: 6:00-7:00 pm
Minimum Value $10/Class Value $48
Teaching Artist: Erica Portell

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CARDIO DANCE PARTY

This easy, follow-along dance class combines the best of Latin, jazz, and hip-hop for a great cardio workout that is fun for all fitness levels!

Ages 16+

The Vibe: Sweaty, fun, and energetic. Everyone is welcome at this party.

What to Wear: Any fitness or dance attire and sneakers

MONDAYS (August 5, 12, 19, 26) 
TIME: 7:00-8:00 pm
Minimum value: $10/Class Value $36
Teaching Artist: Erica Portell

WEDNESDAYS (August 7, 14, 21, 28)
TIME: 7:00-8:00 pm

Minimum value: $10/Class Value $36
Teaching Artist: Erica Portell

PRICING POLICY

Our Philosophy:

Oklahoma City Ballet Community Engagement is committed to access, equity, and inclusive pricing policies. In addition to our many free community programs, we offer sliding scale pricing for our paid adult classes. With each class listing, “Minimum Value” indicates the lowest amount to pay for class. “Class Value” is the full cost of the class. You may select either value or any amount between those two numbers to pay for class.

If you would like to pay more than the Class Value, any surplus goes toward supporting our free and low cost Community Engagement Programs.

What does your payment cover?

Your class payment contributes to the following: