1651 Third Avenue, 3rd floor
New York, NY 10128

(212) 410-9140

Located in the heart of New York, BAE has five spacious, air-conditioned studios with sprung floors, mirrors, sound systems, and pianos, which are available for rental. The versatile spaces at BAE are ideal for your next reception, fundraiser, corporate event, meeting, private party, photo shoot, or rehearsal.

Learn More

Beginners to Advanced Dancers

Fueling passion for dance and fitness


Winter 2022 Adult Class Schedule


In-Studio Classes: Sign up online at least 30 minutes prior to class time. (No drop-ins for in-studio classes at this time. ) Please arrive no more than fifteen minutes prior to class. Dressing rooms are available for quick changes. Restrooms are available. Water fountains are currently not in us. Please read the full Health & Safety Guidelines in the tab below.

Virtual Classes: Sign up at least 30 minutes prior to class time. Links will be emailed approximately fifteen minutes before class. All class times are EST.

Purchase Classes!

In-Studio Class Prices
Single class: $22
5 Classes – $105, valid for 2 months
10 Classes – $200, valid for 3 months
25 Classes – $475, valid for six months

Professional Union/Senior Rate: $20 Single Class, or 10% off any class series. Please present your SAG, AFTRA or proof of age over 60 ID at the Front Desk. Active military members, their spouses, and children receive 25% off with valid ID. Please email us to request this discount option.

Virtual Class Prices
Single class: $12
5 classes: $50, valid for three months
10 classes: $100, valid for six months

Ballet Academy East accepts Visa, MasterCard, and American Express.

A one-time only thirty-day extension for any in-studio class series may be arranged for a $10 fee (only valid for series purchased at full price). Tuition is non-refundable.

In-Studio Class Cancelation Policy You may cancel at no charge up until one hour before class. Cancellations made less than 30 minutes prior to the start of class will be charged.

Gift Certificates Available at Any Amount!

Our first and foremost commitment is to the health and safety of our students, faculty, staff, extended families and community. Please read through BAE’s Health and Safety Guidelines prior to your first in-studio class.

COVID-19 Health and Safety Guidelines

Vaccine Mandate: As of September 20, 2021, COVID-19 vaccinations will be required for everyone, 12 years of age or above, including students, faculty, pianists, staff, and visitors.

Booster Requirements: Everyone eligible to get their booster must get it by January 20, 2022 or within two weeks of their eligibility.

Students and Staff: Please provide proof of vaccination and/or receiving your booster by clicking here.

How Live-Streamed Classes Work:

  • Download the Zoom app on your phone, tablet, or computer.
  • Sign up for class at least 30 minutes prior to start time. All class times are EST.
  • Go to the “Schedule and Sign Up” tab on this page or click on the button below. Choose the date and select the class you would like to take. 
  • You will be emailed a Zoom link to the class 15-30 minutes prior to the start of the class. If you don’t see the link in your email, please check your spam folder, and then contact us at zoom@baenyc.com.
  • Join the class 5-10 minutes prior to start time by clicking on the Zoom link. The “BAE virtual front desk staff” will admit you into the studio.


In-Studio Levels

  • Introduction Ballet: 0-1 year of training
  • Basic Beginner Ballet: 1-2 years of training
  • Beginner Ballet: 2-4 years of training
  • Advanced Beginner/Intermediate Ballet: 3-5 years of training
  • Intermediate Ballet: 5-6 years of training
  • Advanced Ballet: 6+ years of training

Virtual Levels

  • Introduction Ballet: 0-1 year of training
  • Basic Beginner/Beginner Ballet: 1-3 years of training
  • Advanced Beginner/Intermediate Ballet: 4+ years of training

Please note: If you have previous ballet experience but are returning to ballet class after a long hiatus, it is recommended that you start with Introduction or Beginner.  Pilates, Sculpt-Tone, and Dance-Cardio are designed to suit all levels of ability.

When taking your classes virtually from home, we strongly recommend that you create a space that allows you to mentally and physically get the most from every class while reducing the risk of injury. There are now many online resources for barres and floors. Here are links to home floors and barres that we recommend. Links: Barres Sub-Floor Floor Option #1 Floor Option #2

Download the BAE App Today! Use the BAE App to quickly and easily view the schedule and sign up for classes!

“Coming to BAE for ballet and fitness classes is such a treat. The faculty and facilities are amazing, the classes are inspiring and the comradery among classmates is motivating. I’ll never go back to a regular gym again!”