Master Dance Class Series & Saturday AM Sweat

Friday Night Dance & Saturday Morning Fitness!

Friday Night Fun Master Dance Class Series* and Saturday AM Sweat $8 Workouts.

These special classes* will fill so check the schedule below and book your class today! 

*Signing up for a master dance class or Saturday AM Sweat class requires a purchase. Regular drop-in class pricing does not apply. Master Classes and Saturday AM Sweat classes are non-refundable and non-transferable after signing up.

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Master Class Series - Saturday AM Sweat and Friday Fun Master Dance Classes

Friday Fun Master Ballet Class with Christopher Swaim!

Master Ballet class with retired Ballet Austin company dancer and Ballet Austin Rehearsal Director Christopher Swaim. Part of our Friday Fun Master Dance Class Series in 2020!
 
This master ballet class will include barre, center work, and live piano accompaniment. Before joining Ballet Austin as a company dancer, Christopher graduated with distinction from the University of Oklahoma with a B.F.A. in Ballet Pedagogy.

Intermediate Level Dancer.

February 28, 2020. 7:30pm to 9:00pm

$25.

Master Classes and Saturday AM Sweat classes are non-refundable and non-transferable after signing up.

$8 Saturday AM Sweat - POUND: Rockout. Workout.®

Sweat and fun DO go together! Especially on Saturday mornings! Join Stephanie for a fun Saturday morning workout for only $8!
 
POUND® is a full-body cardio jam session, combining light resistance with constant simulated drumming. High energy music will push you to work your entire body!

CLICK HERE to watch a video of this really cool workout!

Everyone welcome.

February 29, 2020. 9:00am to 9:45am

$8. (PLEASE BRING A MAT - we have a few loaners)

Master Classes and Saturday AM Sweat classes are non-refundable and non-transferable after signing up.

Friday Fun Master Contemporary Class with Hannah Brightwell!

Master Contemporary class with Hannah Brightwell! Part of our Friday Fun Master Dance Class Series in 2020!

Contemporary is a marriage of styles. Modern, jazz, ballet. Hannah's styles leans towards the jazz side of Contemporary, but mostly you will just love her movement!

Intermediate Level Dancer.

March 27, 2020. 7:30pm to 9:00pm

$25.

Master Classes and Saturday AM Sweat classes are non-refundable and non-transferable after signing up.

$8 Saturday AM Sweat - POWER Cardio Dance Workout

Sweat and fun DO go together! Especially on Saturday mornings! Join Erikka for a fun Saturday morning workout for only $8!

High powered movement inspired by Pop, Latin, Jive, Hip Hop, and more, POWER DANCE is a high-energy cardio dance fitness class.

The choreography is fun and attainable for all dance fitness levels, with a strong focus on core and posture.

Everyone welcome.

March 28, 2020. 9:00am to 9:45am

$8.

Master Classes and Saturday AM Sweat classes are non-refundable and non-transferable after signing up.

Master Hip Hop class with Erick Yanez!

Master Hip Hop class with Erick Yanez! Part of our Friday Fun Master Dance Class Series in 2020!

If you couldn't make ERick's master class in January...or you're a big fan of every class...he's doing it again!
 
This adult (ages 15 and older also welcome) hip hop class is challenging and fun and give you 90 minutes of super-charged hip hop dancing with nationally known hip hop professional Erick Yanez.

Intermediate Advanced Level.

April 24, 2020. 7:30pm to 9:00pm

$25.

Master Classes and Saturday AM Sweat classes are non-refundable and non-transferable after signing up.

$8 Saturday AM Sweat - Interval Cardio Workout - The Ultimate Fat Blaster!

Sweat and fun DO go together! Especially on Saturday mornings! Join Jenny for a fun Saturday morning workout for only $8! Be pushed to the cardio limit!

This class is a high intensity cardio workout. Wake up your weekend body and spend 45 minutes in high-energy mode. Some jumping! Weights and other props are used.

April 25, 2020. 9:00am to 9:45am

$8. (PLEASE BRING A MAT)

Master Classes and Saturday AM Sweat classes are non-refundable and non-transferable after signing up.

Friday Fun Master Jazz Funk Class with Lauren Parra!

Master Jazz Funk Class with Lauren Parra! Part of our Friday Fun Master Dance Class Series in 2020!

Jazz Funk melds together jazz and hip hop dance styles making for a fun and energetic class. It is fusion at its best!

High-energy, upbeat dance combinations with a favorite instructor will make for a fun Friday night! 

Intermediate Level Dancer.

May 1, 2020. 7:30pm to 9:00pm

$25

Master Classes and Saturday AM Sweat classes are non-refundable and non-transferable after signing up.

$8 Saturday AM Sweat - Dynamic Strength & Conditioning Workout

Sweat and fun DO go together! Especially on Saturday mornings! Join Susanna for a fun Saturday morning workout for only $8!  Push towards your dynamic strength!

Get the most benefit from your workout in the least amount of time. This total body workout offers encouragement to push yourself, but also allows for modification as needed.

Weights are used for overall conditioning.

May 9, 2020. 9:00am to 9:45am

$8. (PLEASE BRING A MAT)

Master Classes and Saturday AM Sweat classes are non-refundable and non-transferable after signing up.

Dance & Fitness Instructors

Butler Center for Dance & Fitness FAQs

Your Easy Route To Ballet Austin

Access Ballet Austin's Butler Dance Education Center from Cesar Chavez, turning north onto San Antonio or Nueces, to access from 5th or 6th St., turning south on Nueces or Guadalupe. Ballet Austin is located on the corner of 3rd and San Antonio, 501 W. 3rd St. 

Check out these convenient parking options near Ballet Austin, available to those coming to take a class:

FREE PARKING - Available at two (2) locations

  • BALLET AUSTIN SURFACE LOT: Entrances located via alley coming northbound and southbound on San Antonio between 2nd and 3rd Streets or southbound on Nueces between 2nd & 3rd Streets | Available 24 hours, daily | Spaces are available for FREE on first-come, first served basis. Please do not parking in executive parking spots or those marked with a blue sign. Parking in the lot is reserved for those coming to take a class at Ballet Austin.

  • CITY HALL PARKING GARAGE: Enter the City Hall Parking garage located on Guadalupe between W. Cesar Chavez and 2nd Streets | Available every day, 8 a.m. to 5 p.m. | Cost = First 2 hours FREE with a validated parking ticket. (Parking after 5 p.m. is not covered with validation; visitors will be charged normal rates if their vehicles remain in the City Hall garage past 5 p.m.)

    • Bring your Austin City Hall garage ticket with you for validation at the front desk of the Butler Dance Education Center. NOTE: Parking past 5 p.m. CT does not qualify for validation by Ballet Austin. 
    • NOTE: Austin City Council meetings on Thursday may affect available parking in this garage.

REDUCED RATE PARKING GARAGE OPTIONS - Available at two (2) locations while visiting Ballet Austin

  • SILICON LABS: You can purchase parking vouchers for the Silicon Labs parking garages (Building 400 and Building 200) at Ballet Austin's reception desk, and both garages allow for discounted parking ($3 cash rate / $3.25 Credit Card rate) weekdays after 4:30 p.m. CT.  Silicon Labs' parking vouchers do not expire.

    • Silicon Labs 400 Building | Garage entrance located on San Antonio between W. Cesar Chavez & 2nd Streets | Available weekdays after 4:30 p.m. CT | Cost = ($3 cash rate / $3.25 Credit Card rate)| Buy parking vouchers in advance at Ballet Austin during regular business hours.

    • Silicon Labs 200 Building* | Garage entrance located on Colorado between W. Cesar Chavez & 2nd Streets | Available weekdays after 4:30 p.m. CT | Cost = ($3 cash rate / $3.25 Credit Card rate) | Buy parking vouchers in advance at Ballet Austin during regular business hours.

*Back-up garage if Silicon Labs 400 garage is full.
 

  • 500 W. 2ND STREET PARKING GARAGE (Google Building directly south of Ballet Austin): You can park in the parking garage at 500 W. 2nd Street and then purchase a chaser parking voucher after parking at Ballet Austin's reception desk to cover your charges ($3 cash rate / $3.25 Credit Card rate). Parking in this location is available to Ballet Austin customers weekdays after 4:30 p.m. CT and all day on weekends. Each chaser voucher is good for TWO (2) HOURS in the 500 W. 2nd Street garage. If you will be at Ballet Austin longer than two (2) hours consider parking at City Hall or Silicon Labs.

    • 500 W. 2nd Street Building | Garage entrance is located on San Antonio between 2nd and 3rd Streets | Available weekdays after 4:30 p.m. CT and all day weekends | Cost = $3 cash rate / $3.25 Credit Card rate | Buy parking chaser vouchers in advance or after parking.

BIKES and BUSES

  • Bike racks are located directly outside the building at the corners of 3rd & San Antonio Streets and 3rd & Nueces Streets.

  • Various Capital Metro bus routes stop conveniently around Ballet Austin. The nearest stop is located at 2nd & San Antonio Streets.

HANDICAPPED PARKING

  • Available in Ballet Austin's east parking lot; requires a proper permit. Violators will be ticketed at the owner's expense.

GENERAL PARKING GUIDANCE  

Ongoing building and road construction projects around Ballet Austin's studios may cause temporary changes in traffic patterns, along with changes in access to Ballet Austin's east and west parking areas. Please note directional traffic signs for the best way to access our on-site parking spaces and drop off or pick up Ballet Austin Academy students as well as Pilates Center and Butler Center for Dance & Fitness clients during the completion of these projects. 

NOTE:  Special events and festivals held in downtown Austin may periodically affect parking rates in the garages near Ballet Austin.

Ballet Austin 501 West 3rd Street, Austin, TX 78701 The Butler Dance Education Center encompasses the AustinVentures StudioTheater, the Ballet Austin Academy, the Butler Center for Dance & Fitness, and the Pilates Center
Austin City Hall 301 West Second Street, Austin TX 78701 2 hours free parking weekdays, Saturdays and Sundays between 8am and 5pm with Validation. Entrance located on Guadalupe St.
AMLI Downtown Garage 201 Lavaca Street, Austin, TX 78701 Entrance on Lavaca St b/w 2nd & 3rd St
AMLI on 2ND Garage 421 West 3rd Street, Austin, TX 78701 Entrance on San Antonio St b/w 2nd & 3rd St
Silicon Labs 400 Building 400 West Cesar Chavez, Austin, TX 78701 USA Entrance located on San Antonio between Cesar Chavez & 2nd Streets | Available Monday—Friday, 4:30pm to close
Silicon Labs 200 Building 200 West Cesar Chavez, Austin, TX 78701 USA Entrance located on Colorado between Cesar Chavez & 2nd Streets | Available Monday—Friday, 4:30pm to close
State of Texas Garage N 300 San Antonio Street, Austin TX 78701
State of Texas Garage L 333 Guadalupe Street, Austin, TX 78701 aka William P. Hobby Building
Surface Parking Lot San Antonio Street in between 3rd & 4th Streets
Austin, TX