Your gift allows Ballet Austin to continue providing exceptional productions and programs to patrons across Central Texas. You make a difference by helping us serve our community every year.

Your gift does the following:

  • Underwrites one-third of the cost to bring FIVE MAJOR DANCE PRODUCTIONS to the stage, captivating more than 42,000 audience members.
  • Educates 13,000 elementary students through SCHOOL PERFORMANCES of The Nutcracker.
  • Provides 10,000 complimentary performance tickets to members of local nonprofit organizations through the NIGHT OF COMMUNITY program.
  • Provides more than $250,000 in NEED-BASED SCHOLARSHIPS to Ballet Austin Academy students.
  • Brings KINESTHETIC LEARNING TOOLS through dance to 500 low-income students in local elementary schools.
  • Provides free post-operative Pilates training to more than 100 BREAST CANCER SURVIVORS.
  • Teaches BALLET IN THE CLASSROOM to financially-challenged elementary students.
...and so much more.


Ways to Give

Individual Giving
Patrons who support our annual budget with a yearly gift.

Those individuals and corporations that support us through the purchase of tables at our annual black tie gala.

Crew Call
A philanthropic opportunity for children ages 10-15 to explore the fascinating backstage world of ballet.

Petite Partners
A philanthropic opportunity for children ages 2-9 including special Green Room parties with company dancers.

Corporate Sponsors
Our corporate sponsors give to support our productions and our Community Education programs.

Get Involved

Ballet Austin Guild

Ballet Austin's volunteer organization works to support and promote the interests of Ballet Austin in greater Austin and the surrounding communities through educational programs, fundraising and special events.


Ballet Austin offers volunteering opportunities throughout the season.



Academy Financial Aid Program provides tuition assistance to students with the aspiration to train in classical ballet, but who lack the resources to pursue their dreams.

Dance in the Classroom brings free, in-school classical ballet training to children in economically disadvantaged areas.

Pilates Pink Ribbon is a free fitness program for post-operative non/under-insured breast cancer survivors.

Leaps & No Bounds uses kinesthetic learning to teach students practical skills for success in economically challenged schools.

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