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, which will begin August 26.  For summer classes please click here.


Mini Movers | 3 years old

Develops creativity and coordination with a focus on rhythm, movement, music, imagination and fun.

Mini MoversWednesday6:00-6:30 PMDowntown
Mini MoversSaturday10:00-10:30 AMMAC
Mini MoversSaturday10:30-11:00 AMDowntown

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.

Creative MovementTuesday4:00-4:45 PMMAC
Creative MovementWednesday4:30-5:15 PMDowntown
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 Dance | 4-6 years old

Introductory dance sessions with rotating themes and age groups. Held at the McConnell Arts Center.

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 Session ISaturday11:30-12:15 PMMAC

Pre-Ballet 5, 6 & 7 | 5–7 years old

Encourages imagination, self- expression and group interaction while introducing basic dance and music concepts.

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
Pre-Ballet 7Saturday10:30-11:30 AMMAC

*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.

Pre-Tap 1Saturday10:45-11:30 AMDowntown
Pre-Tap 2Monday4:30-5:15 PMDowntown
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