YABC Pre - Professional Program offers advanced ballet classes for the serious dancers who are training specifically for a professional dance career. The YABC Pre Pro Program provides dancers with a strong foundation in classical ballet. A year round syllabus, based on Vaganova style technique, will be taught throughout each level based on various skills, techniques and vocabulary. Pre-Professional Classes are 1.5 – 2.5 hours long, and meet 4 or more days a week. Selected students in the program will be eligible for participation at the Youth America Grand Prix (the world’s largest scholarship ballet competition) and other national and international ballet competitions. Admission to the program is at the sole discretion of the Director.  Dancers who are accepted to YABC Pre-Professional Program are required to take a minimum of 15 hours of ballet per week.