CITY BALLET SAN FRANCISCO
International Ballet Program
Home of Premier Vaganova Training
For over two decades, City Ballet San Francisco (CBSF) has been a beacon of excellence, propelling our alumni into prestigious professional companies across the globe. With authentic Vaganova training by top industry professionals, extensive performance opportunities, and valuable connections, we nurture talent for a successful ballet career. Our students consistently shine, capturing top accolades in every competition they enter. Beyond our achievements, we have fostered a vibrant community of passionate ballet enthusiasts, united in their dedication to keeping the arts alive.
WHY CHOOSE CBSF?
You are unique. So are we.
CBSF has placed over 40 alumni into top professional companies around the world.
Crucial for boys' specialized training, and also for girls as we integrate the two in partnering classes and performances.
Faculty & Connections
Our roundup of teachers, that are former dancers of the Bolshoi Ballet, Mariinski Ballet, Nederlands Dans Theatre, ABT, etc, is unparalled.
CBSF productions are often mistaken for professional company performances. We find it crucial to give students this experience to prepare them for a career.
CBSF provides our students with opportunities that not only meet, but exceed, what you would expect from a pre-professional ballet school.
The Royal Swedish Ballet
American Ballet Theatre
CBSF offers multiple programs to adhere to our students’ needs and provide an unmatched education in classical ballet.
“CBSF supports my dreams in ballet and makes me feel like I can achieve them.”
“CBSF makes me feel at home. From the first day to now, it will always feel like family.”
“CBSF makes me feel like I have a future in what I love, but I’ll have to work for it.”