Our Ethos, Vision and Mission
The purpose of Ballet Áthas Youth Ballet company is to provide young dancers with an intensive training and performance programme that can prepare them for the professional dancing and teaching environments.
This extends to a life-long ability use the skills learned in dance: the value of discipline, hard work, patience, perseverance, determination, persistence, resilience, teamwork and self-respect.
Classically trained dancers aged 10-19 with at least three years' of ballet training are welcome to audition for the company.
BAYB dancers have the opportunity to work with distinguished guest artists, master teachers, choreographers and dancers during the year and at our Summer Sessions, thereby enhancing their own dance resumés and noteworthy experience, and creating a network within the broader dance and ballet community worldwide.