Children’s Classes

Enhance your child’s concentration, coordination and creativity at BalletMet. Our children’s classes are specially designed for young dancers ages 3 to 7 who are eager to learn in a fun and nurturing environment. Most classes run from August to May, but new students are always welcome to join. Contact us for more info at

Our classes feature:

  • Live musical accompaniment
  • Instruction from encouraging and knowledgeable teachers
  • The framework of a standard curriculum
  • Periodic in-studio showings for family and friends

The schedules below are for the 2019-2020 classes.


Mini Movers | 3 years old

Develops creativity and coordination with a focus on rhythm, movement, music, imagination and fun. Age as of 9/30/19.

Mini MoversWednesday6:00-6:30 PMDowntown
Mini MoversSaturday10:00-10:30 AMMAC
Mini Movers*Saturday10:30-11:00 AMDowntown
*This class is currently full. Please contact Pat Short at to be placed on a wait list.

Creative Movement | 4 years old

Creates a stimulating environment through dance and movement while focusing on creativity, group interaction and the joy of self-expression. Age as of 9/30/19.

Creative MovementTuesday4:00-4:45 PMMAC
Creative Movement*Saturday9:45-10:30 AMDowntown
Creative MovementSaturday12:30-1:15 PMDowntown

*This class is currently full. Please contact Pat Short at to be placed on a wait list.

Fun Intro Session | 4-6 years old

Introductory dance sessions with rotating themes and age groups. Held at the McConnell Arts Center. Age as of 9/30/19.

The Fun Intro Dance classes are different from our other classes because they are 6 week sessions. Learn more and register for classes here.

Fun Intro SessionSaturday11:30-12:15 PMMAC

Pre-Ballet 5, 6 & 7 | 5–7 years old

Encourages imagination, self- expression and group interaction while introducing basic dance and music concepts. Age as of 9/30/19.

Pre-Ballet 5Tuesday4:45-5:30 PMMAC
Pre-Ballet 5Wednesday5:15-6:00 PMDowntown
Pre-Ballet 5Saturday9:00-9:45 AMDowntown
Pre-Ballet 5Saturday11:45-12:30 PMDowntown
Pre-Ballet 6Monday4:30-5:15 PMDowntown
Pre-Ballet 6Tuesday4:30-5:15 PMDowntown
Pre-Ballet 6Tuesday5:30-6:15 PMMAC
Pre-Ballet 6Wednesday4:15-5:00 PMMAC
Pre-Ballet 6*Saturday10:00-10:45 AMDowntown
Pre-Ballet 7Monday5:15-6:15 PMDowntown
Pre-Ballet 7Tuesday5:15-6:15 PMDowntown
Pre-Ballet 7Wednesday6:15-7:15 PMMAC
Pre-Ballet 7Saturday9:00-10:00 AMDowntown

*This class is currently full. Please contact Pat Short at to be placed on a wait list.

Pre-Tap 1 & 2 | 6-7 years old

Learn basic tap movements with this energetic class. No experience required for Pre-Tap 1. Experience is required for Pre-Tap 2. Age as of 9/30/19.

Pre-Tap 1Saturday10:45-11:30 AMDowntown
Pre-Tap 2Saturday10:00-10:45 AMDowntown




322 Mount Vernon Ave.
Columbus, OH 43215
P: 614.224.1672

MAC (McConnell Arts Center)
777 Evening St
Columbus, OH 43085
P: 614.431.0329