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The Sarasota Ballet School offers a quality dance education for children ages 3 and above. We believe that dance training should not only be fun and creative, but also develop students' confidence and celebrate their individuality.

 American Ballet Theatre ® National Training Curriculum

We now teach the internationally recognized American Ballet Theatre® National Training Curriculum. American Ballet Theatre was designated America’s National Ballet Company by an Act of Congress in 2006. All The Sarasota Ballet School faculty are officially certified to teach level Pre-Primary through Level 3 of this wonderful curriculum.

The ABT ® National Training Curriculum is a breakthrough program that combines high quality artistic training with the basics of dancer health and child development. The ABT® National Training Curriculum consists of a comprehensive set of age-appropriate, outcome based guidelines to provide the highest quality ballet training to dance students of all ages and skill levels.

Downtown location!
1400 Boulevard of the Arts, Sarasota, FL 34243

The Patricia A. Golemme studios are located conveniently in the beautiful Rosemary district in downtown Sarasota. There is an insdie waiting area where you can watch your children dance and meet other parents whose children love to dance.  

Experience Days!
Take a trial class, meet your teachers and register in person. This year's Experience Days will be:
Saturday August 13 - 1:00-4:00pm
Sunday August 14 - 1:00-4:00pm
Saturday August 20 - 1:00-4:00pm

Performance Opportunities

Each year students receive several chances to perform on stage - it's such an exciting time for them. For the 2022-23 school year:

  • The Sarasota Ballet School's brand new production of The Nutcracker!
  • The third annual Nutcracker Festival
  • Carnival of the Animals - our end of year celebration of dance

The Nutcracker


How to Register!
For more information on class times, registration or set up a level placement with our faculty - please click here!

The Sarasota Ballet School Experience

Our school children develop life-long friendships, all based around their love for dancing. Parents make new friends too and we are proud to call ourselves one big family. Watch the video below to discover The Sarasota Ballet difference. 



Só Dança


We care about you!

The health and safety of our students, families, and staff is of utmost importance. We are continually looking at the latest health and safety protocols in order that we provide the safest environment for our families. Please check here for our 2022-23 school year protocols. 



Leave a message below if you would like to be contacted regarding The Sarasota Ballet School

Box Office: 941.359.0099
Phone: 941.359.0099
5555 North Tamiami Trail  Sarasota , FL  34243