Omaha Academy of Ballet

at 319 N. 72nd Street, Omaha, 68114 United States

Omaha Academy of Ballet is Omaha's oldest and finest, professionally-oriented nonprofit school of dance.


Omaha Academy of Ballet
319 N. 72nd Street
Omaha , NE 68114
United States
Contact Phone
P: (402) 346-0469
Website

Description

Quality-oriented classes in a variety of areas including classical ballet, jazz, tap and creative movement for ages three through adult, beginner to advanced levels.

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Come see your fellow dancers perform! We have 13 dancers performing in this weekend's production of A Nightmare's Holiday at Creighton University. Performances are Dec. 5 & 6 at 7:30pm and Dec. 7 at 2:00pm at the Lied Education Center for the Arts. (24th & Cass Streets) For tickets call: (402) 280-1448

Published on 2014-12-05 21:27:31 GMT

This Thanksgiving we at OAB are thankful for YOU! Thanks to the many contributions to our fall fundraiser, we will add $1,200 to our scholarship program! Many, many thanks! See you next week.

Published on 2014-11-25 22:51:28 GMT

Thanksgiving Break is coming up! Please remember, there are NO classes next week, Monday, Nov. 24th - through Saturday Nov. 29th. Classes resume Monday, Dec. 1st.

Published on 2014-11-18 23:41:39 GMT

Parent Observation week - THIS week, Nov. 3-8. See you all there.

Published on 2014-11-03 19:44:36 GMT

REMINDER: ODP rehearsals start this Saturday, Nov. 1st! Please check the website for your scheduled time.

Published on 2014-10-30 19:53:07 GMT

By special request our Fall Fundraiser will extend to this Saturday, Nov. 1st! Please turn in your order forms then. All proceeds benefit the scholarship fund. Parent Observation week will be next week, Nov. 3 - 8. See you all there!

Published on 2014-10-28 21:42:47 GMT

Important Reminders: Halloween week is quickly approaching! Starting THIS Friday, Oct. 24th students may wear their Halloween costumes to class. Again, Halloween costumes are allowed in class Friday, Oct. 24th through Thursday, Oct. 30th! No classes on Halloween, Oct. 31st. Please turn in all fall fundraiser orders by Oct. 29th. Thank you!

Published on 2014-10-21 18:38:43 GMT

CLASSES CANCELLED Please note: Nichol's Adult Modern class for Friday, Sept. 26 and Advanced Modern class for Saturday Sept. 27 have been cancelled. We will schedule a make-up class at a later date. Thank you!

Published on 2014-09-25 14:41:18 GMT

ODP Auditions THIS Saturday! 2:30-4:00pm Audition fee $10 Looking for Intermediate/Advanced Dancers for: Paquita (pointe work) Contemporary pieces by Ashley Durst and Nichol Mason-Lazenby Please call OAB at 402-346-0469 to pre-register or for additional information. Performance dates: March 6-8, 2015 at JCC Theater

Published on 2014-09-18 17:34:52 GMT

AUDITIONS - Omaha Dance Project Saturday, September 20th at OAB 2:30-4:00pm Audition fee $10 Looking for Intermediate/Advanced Dancers for: Paquita (pointe work) Contemporary pieces by Ashley Durst and Nichol Mason-Lazenby Please call OAB at 402-346-0469 to pre-register or for additional information. Performance dates: March 6-8, 2015 at JCC Theater

Published on 2014-09-04 22:27:28 GMT

Today is the day! Come see our dancers march in the Dundee Day Parade at 10:30am! (Underwood Ave. from Brownell-Talbot to 50th St.) Then head over to the studio for our Open House noon - 3:00pm. We hope to see you all there!

Published on 2014-08-23 14:49:24 GMT

Tonight we will have Nichol's modern class as a make-up from Aug. 8th. Class is from 6:00-7:30pm. See you there!

Published on 2014-08-22 15:42:18 GMT

Saturday, Aug. 23rd, we will host our annual Open House from noon - 3:00pm. Stop by and see our new look! With fresh paint colors and new carpet, the studio is ready for the new year...all we need are the dancers. Be sure to bring your friends and share some cookies and lemonade. New students with previous training should attend the placement class at 1:30pm. Remember: families who refer new dancers receive a $20 credit on their account. We hope to see you all there!

Published on 2014-08-20 19:36:17 GMT

Fall registration has only been open for a week and already two classes are full! If you have a specific class that you want to register for, please do so soon, as classes are filling quickly! Thank you!

Published on 2014-08-08 18:16:39 GMT

Hello all! This Friday's Modern class with Nichol is cancelled. We will have a make-up class on Friday, August 22nd, 6:00-7:30pm. Thank you!

Published on 2014-08-06 14:59:30 GMT

Fall Registration is Now Open! This year we have a new online registration system. Check it out at www.oabdance.org. Open House will be Aug. 23rd, Noon - 3pm Classes begin Sept. 8th. See you all soon!

Published on 2014-08-01 15:49:55 GMT

Do you know of a dancer age 6 - 9? Then tell her family about our Children's Day Camp Aug. 4-8th. We'll be dancing, doing arts and crafts, having snacks and more. Times are 9:30am - 12pm each day and the cost is $150. Registrations are due by Wednesday, July 30th. We hope to see your little dancer there!

Published on 2014-07-24 19:17:34 GMT

Summer session has begun! We are so happy to see our dancers back in the studio. There is still time to register for classes. Otherwise, please just drop-in when you can! A quick reminder to all those taking Pilates for Dancers: please bring a floor mat and theraband. We will have some available for purchase ($5).

Published on 2014-07-16 17:32:32 GMT

Schedule change! Tonight's Advanced Ballet class is at 5:30pm. Hope to see you there.

Published on 2014-06-25 15:47:57 GMT

Please register for Summer Session by July 1st! See you all soon!

Published on 2014-06-19 17:30:51 GMT

Don't forget about June pick-up classes! 6/13 - Modern with Nichol Mason Lazenby 6-7:30 6/16 - Advanced Ballet with Juliette Henning 10-11:30 6/18 - Advanced Ballet with Juliette Henning 6:30-8:00 6/19 - Adult Ballet 6:30-8:00 6/20 - Modern with Nichol Mason Lazenby 6-7:30 6/23 - Advanced Ballet with Juliette Henning 10-11:30 6/25 - Advanced Ballet with Juliette Henning 6:30-8:00 6/26 - Adult Ballet 6:30-8:00 All classes just $13 each. See you there!

Published on 2014-06-13 16:00:10 GMT

Calling all parents! We could still use a couple more volunteers for each night of the recital - backstage and front of house. email: academy@oabdance.org Thank you!

Published on 2014-05-29 21:52:39 GMT

Thank you, thank you, thank you! We ended our day yesterday at $9,640 through Omaha Gives! Your generosity is truly amazing and greatly appreciated!

Published Omaha Academy of Ballet on 2016-05-26 15:00:41 GMT

We're at $7,705 everyone!!!! Let's keep it rolling...just 6 1/2 hours left to give: https://www.omahagives24.org/index.php?section=organizations&action=newDonation&fwID=1220

Published Omaha Academy of Ballet on 2016-05-25 20:36:18 GMT

It's an exciting day! May 25th - Omaha Gives! The 24 hour giving holiday in Omaha! We have already surpassed $5,000 in donations towards our capital campaign! Be a part of the excitement and give a donation - of ANY amount to OAB today!!!! https://www.omahagives24.org/index.php?section=organizations&action=newDonation&fwID=1220

Published Omaha Academy of Ballet on 2016-05-25 14:17:50 GMT

Tomorrow is the day! Give to OAB's Capital Campaign through Omaha Gives! Follow this link to make your donation https://www.omahagives24.org/index.php?section=organizations&action=newDonation&fwID=1220 Thank you!

Published Omaha Academy of Ballet on 2016-05-24 21:40:33 GMT

Modern class for this evening May, 20th has been cancelled. Sorry everyone!

Published Omaha Academy of Ballet on 2016-05-20 19:14:04 GMT

Published Omaha Academy of Ballet on 2016-05-09 16:02:22 GMT

Just a reminder: Orchestra Omaha “Dancing Through Time” Sunday, April 24 at 3:00 p.m. Omaha Conservatory of Music Concert Hall 7023 Cass Street Free Admission ($5 donation per person suggested) Included on the program: Tchaikovsky: Suite from Swan Lake (with dancers from OAB pictured here in rehearsal!)

Published Omaha Academy of Ballet on 2016-04-22 16:47:10 GMT

Come see our dancers perform with Orchestra Omaha this Sunday! Orchestra Omaha “Dancing Through Time” Sunday, April 24 at 3:00 p.m. Omaha Conservatory of Music Concert Hall 7023 Cass Street Free Admission ($5 donation per person suggested) On the program: Tchaikovsky: Suite from Swan Lake (with dancers from OAB) Respighi: Ancient Airs and Dances Liszt: Totentanz for Piano and Orchestra Ravel: Le Tombeau de Couperin

Published Omaha Academy of Ballet on 2016-04-19 23:31:56 GMT

The assignment: Creat a diorama of one of your favorite places in Omaha. The answer: OAB of course! Awesome job Maggie on your beautiful diorama of the large studio at OAB.

Published Omaha Academy of Ballet on 2016-04-08 16:09:00 GMT

Whew! March was a busy month! Congratulations to all of the students who participated in the Imperial Society Teachers of Dancing ballet exams. It was great couple of days. Thank you to all who attended our Open House at our new studio space. We can't wait unit all of the renovations are done!

Published Omaha Academy of Ballet on 2016-04-07 15:54:41 GMT

Exams 2016 and Open House

Published Omaha Academy of Ballet on 2016-04-07 15:52:15 GMT

Published Omaha Academy of Ballet on 2016-02-29 03:08:37 GMT

Performance #1 of Omaha Dance Project 2016 is in the books! Here are a few backstage photos to give you a dancer's-eye view of the experience. You still have a chance to attend Saturday night and Sunday afternoon! https://www.facebook.com/events/1034304146630011/

Published Omaha Academy of Ballet on 2016-02-27 16:15:32 GMT

REMINDER: There are no classes tonight, Thursday, February 25th due to the Omaha Dance Project dress rehearsal. We will make-up these classes during our spring break, Thursday, March 24th. Don't forget your tickets to Omaha Dance Project - available at the studio, at the door, or online at oabdance.org.

Published Omaha Academy of Ballet on 2016-02-25 20:30:35 GMT

Omaha Dance Project is the Can't-Miss Event of the Week in today's edition of the Omaha World-Herald's Go! Magazine! Performance info is on our ODP event page… https://www.facebook.com/events/1034304146630011/

Published Omaha Academy of Ballet on 2016-02-25 17:28:53 GMT

COSTUMES! Today was the first Omaha Dance Project run-through with costumes, and everyone agreed that the production is going to look beautiful! Please share your favorites from these costume photos, and be sure to remind your friends to visit oabdance.org to get tickets for the performances this coming Friday, Saturday and Sunday!

Published Omaha Academy of Ballet on 2016-02-21 01:16:45 GMT

Omaha Dance Project is NEXT week! Get your tickets now at oabdance.org or 402-346-0469. $15 Adults, $10 Students/Seniors

Published Omaha Academy of Ballet on 2016-02-17 21:34:30 GMT

Parent Observation Week is NEXT week, February 15 - 20! Come on in and see what your dancers have been working on!

Published Omaha Academy of Ballet on 2016-02-12 21:00:53 GMT

Omaha Dance Project tickets on sale NOW! Get yours today at the studio or online at oabdance.org. Feb. 26 & 27 at 7:30pm, Feb. 28 at 2:00pm Mary Joy and Tal Anderson Performing Arts Center - Marian High School Adults $15, Students/Seniors $10

Published Omaha Academy of Ballet on 2016-02-12 20:03:49 GMT

Published Omaha Academy of Ballet on 2016-02-04 15:17:18 GMT

All classes for Tuesday, February 2nd have been cancelled due to inclement weather. Stay safe everyone!

Published Omaha Academy of Ballet on 2016-02-01 20:55:50 GMT

The event page is up for Omaha Dance Project 2016! Please share to help spread the word about Omaha's original city-wide celebration of dance!

Published Omaha Academy of Ballet on 2016-01-26 01:34:03 GMT

Published Omaha Academy of Ballet on 2016-01-26 01:28:46 GMT

All classes are canceled for this evening, Tuesday, January 19th. Stay safe!

Published Omaha Academy of Ballet on 2016-01-19 19:58:53 GMT