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Joburg Ballet School

Joburg Ballet School – Accelerated Program

Developing the next generation of South African dancers

Joburg Ballet Schools intake for 2020 has closed and no new students can be taken into the programme.

Outstanding young dancers aged 8 – 12 identified during the annual Satellite School auditions may stand a chance to audition for Joburg Ballet School’s accelerated programme.


Auditions Dates for 2021 (Subject To Change):

20 January - JBS Auditions Alexandra: Alexsan Kopano Centre, Cnr. 12th Avenue & Selborne Street, Alexandra

21 January - JBS Auditions Braamfontein: University Of Johannesburg Arts Centre, Corner of Kingsway Ave &University Rd, Auckland Park, Johannesburg

22 January - JBS Auditions Soweto: Uncle Tom’s Hall, 8251 Maseko Street, Orlando West, Soweto


Auditions for the accelerated program is by invitation only and will take place as follows:

23 January from 12:00 – 13:00 at Joburg Ballet Studio, 26 Hoofd Street, Braamfontein, Johannesburg

Please Note:


All auditions start at 15:00.

All students must audition at one of the venues listed above.

No student will be permitted to audition more than once.

The Audition Panel will be the same at all the venues and students will receive the audition results on the same day.

The Joburg Ballet School and the Audition Panel’s decision is final and no further correspondence shall be entered into.


Parents/Guardians of children accepted into the Joburg Ballet School please note:

Registration fee is R300 and the monthly fee R220.

Classes for students take from Monday to Saturdays with the earliest class for Level 1 starting at 16:00 – 17:00 on Mondays.

Classes for Level 2 and above take place on Mondays to Fridays at 17:00 – 18:15.

Classes for Level 1 and above take place on Saturdays between 08:30 – 13:00.

Students will receive Timetables in due course and older students may have to attend Level 1 classes and another higher Level.

During the COVID-19 crisis, classes are continuing online.

Please feel free to reach out to us on the details below should you need further information


For booking and more information, please contact Jo-Anne Wyngaard, Co-ordinator of Joburg Ballet Schools:

Tel:        011-877 6904 (between 12:00 and 14:00 only)

E-mail:  development@joburgballet.com

To keep up to date with the school online via Facebook and Instagram, please follow: @joburgballetschool / #JoburgBalletSchool

For booking and more information

Contact Jo-Anne Wyngaard, Joburg Ballet Schools.
+2711 877 6904 (between 12:00 and 14:00 only)

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