The Conservatory of Ballet des Amériques offers one of the best pre-professional ballet training and dance education programs in the greater New York area with the mission of qualifying its graduates to audition successfully with the world’s renowned dance companies.

Under the direction of Carole Alexis, students receive intensive training in ballet, modern and contemporary dance as well as a well-rounded dance education in a comprehensive curriculum-based program that also includes Character, Flamenco and Afro-Caribbean dance, acrobatics, music, anatomy, dance history and acting for dancers. 

Ballet des Amériques takes great pride in training students from beginner levels to advanced and professional levels.

Students of Ballet des Amériques are regularly accepted - following highly competitive auditions -

to summer training programs of the most prestigious dance schools in the world such as the Ballet School of the Paris Opera, the Royal Ballet in the United Kingdom, The Julliard School, American Ballet Theater, Bolshoi, Washington Ballet,

Ballet West, "ART of" a Ballet Summer Course supported by William Forsythe and others. 

The program follows the academic year from September through June. Admission is by audition only. To schedule an audition, please call (646) 753-0457 or write to