WE WELCOME ALL INQUIRIES:

Email requests to artisticstaff@ajkunbt.org to ensure a timely and effective answer.

Postal correspondence should be addressed to: AjkunBT Young Dancers Programs, 193 Cross Street, New York, NY 10464-1225

Dancers Programs Telephone: 646-368-9800

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Testimonials - What Participants and their Parents are Saying...


"The dancers in the Company are amazing, they inspire me and help me do what I love and get better at it. Ajkun Ballet Theatre has changed my perspective on dance and I have learned so much from watching how they work."

-Eden, in 5th grade, from New Rochelle (NY)

"It is so gratifying to find a program that can meet and exceed all of my expectations regarding the needs of a young male dancer in training. Dance development for boys requires a unique focus and approach and you have provided an unparalleled experience that has met and pushed him to the next level of technique and performance."

-Parent of Andrew, in 6th grade, from Queens (NY)

"For the past five years I have loved dancing in Ajkun Ballet Theatre's Young Dancers Performance Program. It gives me a chance to shine on stage!"

-Davi, in 5th grade, from New Rochelle (NY)

"I like that kids get to share the stage with the Ajkun Ballet Theatre Dancers. It makes kids stars and is so much fun!"

-Mira, in 3rd grade, from New Rochelle (NY)

"I cannot even begin to explain the positive impact this experience had on all three of my girls, but particularly my

4 year old, Hope. She has been doing ballet nonstop since the last performance.

We cannot thank you enough for this program!!"

-Parents of Grace, in 3rd grade, Stella, in 1st grade, and Hope in Pre-K, from New Rochelle (NY)

"Juliet had such a wonderful time, shared a great experience and is still smiling from ear to ear."

-Parent of Juliet, in Pre-K, from Croton-on-Hudson (NY)

"Our children continue to enjoy a very impressionable experience from this fine offering."

-Parents of Femi, in 4th grade, from New Rochelle (NY)

"I really think this is an amazing opportunity your company has given her."

-Parent of Jordan, in 1st grade, from New Rochelle (NY)

Summer Program:Children ages 8-14
Cost: Registration Fee: $65; Performance Contribution:

$100 (before April 15th) or $150 (on or after April 15th);

No Audition Required


Ballet and Repertory Classes divided by age and dance background. The experience is enhanced by the observation of ongoing Company rehearsals,

classes in stage awareness, dance and performance techniques and

exposure to the theater atmosphere.

Summer Session: July 31 - August 12, 2017

Registration begins September 1
Limited number of places available, Early Registration is strongly recommended.

Monday - Friday Classes at The Egg Performing Arts Center

1 Empire Plaza, Albany, NY

Download the Summer 2017 SessionRegistration Form.

Dance Performance Program:Children Ages 3-13

Cost: Tuition Free; No Audition Required


Ballet and Hip Hop Classes divided by age

and dance experience.

Winter Session: October - December

Registration begins May 1

Spring Session: March - May

Registration begins December 1

Limited number of places available,

Early Registration is strongly recommended.                               


Children are mentored and trained to perform in The Nutcracker (Winter Session) and a     Repertory Ballet (Spring Session) by the professional dancers with whom they will     share the stage.


Friday Classes in BROOKLYN at Williamsburg Northside School

299 North 7th Street, Brooklyn, NY 11211

Download the Registration Form for the 2017 Winter Session in Brooklyn


Saturday Classes in NEW ROCHELLE at Isaac E. Young Middle School 

270 Centre Avenue-2nd Floor Dance Studio, New Rochelle, NY 10805

Download the Ballet Registration Form for the 2017 Spring Session inNew Rochelle

Soloist Performance Program:  Children Ages 8-14

Cost: See Audition Form; Audition Required


Ballet and Pointe Variations Classes offered to

participants with a solid foundation in ballet technique.

Winter Session: October - December

Registration begins May 1

Spring Session: March - May

Registration begins December 1

Limited number of places available,

Early Registration is strongly recommended.



Participants are mentored and trained by Ajkun Ballet Theatre's Principal Dancers to perform featured children's roles in The Nutcracker (Winter Session) and a Repertory Ballet (Spring Session) with the professional company.



Saturday Classes at Isaac E. Young Middle School Dance Studio

Individually scheduled dates and times at AjkunBT Midtown Manhattan Studios

Video Sessions


Download the Audition Form for the2017 Spring Session in New Rochelle


Young Dancers Programs

Inspiring Children by Sharing the Joy that comes from Dancing


All of our programs offer the opportunity to perform with the professional company in New York City, Westchester County and New York's Capital Region.


Ajkun Ballet Theatre's positive and nurturing environment aims to further children's creative and musical skills, self-esteem and confidence,

while naturally advancing knowledge of Performance Etiquette.

Rooted in collaboration between Artists and Communities, and based upon Federal and NYS Standards,

we aim to create opportunities for our Youth and support an age appropriate career path.


We welcome the possibility to discuss the program that best suits your Child with you. Please find contact details at the bottom of the page.