Pilates is a form of low-impact exercise that aims to strengthen muscles while improving postural alignment and flexibility. Pilates exercises tend to target the core, but also work other areas of your body, and can be customized to what your body needs most. You can do Pilates with or without equipment, but our Pilates Center focuses on Pilates exercises on equipment that will help condition the whole body. Our Pilates Center uses a variety of state-of-the-art Balance Body equipment. You can find out more about our Pilates equipment here.
The blend of resistance, strength and flexibility training offers many benefits:
Please make private lesson requests at least 24 hours in advance of your requested time.
New to the Pilates reformer? This is a great option to get started, learn about the reformer, and become comfortable with a Pilates reformer workout.
This 6-week group reformer workshop is the perfect place to get started with Pilates. Think Pilates 101 and Reformer 101! $150 for a 6-week session. Find out more here.
This is your best value to get started with Pilates.
5 private Pilates reformer sessions for new clients for only $199!
A New Client package option designed to offer an introduction to the Pilates reformer and provide information through 5 private Pilates reformer sessions. This is a great start for the Pilates beginner, especially if you are more comfortable with one-on-one instruction while learning. After 5 sessions you will be ready to book group reformer classes. Or continue with private sessions.
Five Private 45-minute Pilates Sessions | $199 (valued at $320):
Aren't ready to commit 5 sessions?
Get started with 2 private Pilates reformer sessions for new clients for only $99!
A New Client package option designed to offer an introduction to Pilates and provide information through two private Pilates reformer training sessions. This is a great start for the Pilates beginner. After two sessions you will be ready to book group reformer classes, or continue with private sessions.
Two Private 45-minute Pilates Sessions | $99 (valued at $128):
Curious about Pilates and just want to test the waters before jumping in?
This New Client 30-minute private reformer session is designed to offer a quick introduction to the Pilates reformer with one of our certified Pilates instructors. After completing this introductory session we recommend additional private sessions (see packages above) before jumping into a group reformer class.
30-minute Intro Private Session | $20 (valued at $43):
New to Pilates but can't commit to the 6-week Beginning Reformer Workshop and prefer to try a group reformer class instead of a private session? This is your opportunity to give one of our reformer classes a try.
The Intro/Beg. Pilates Group Reformer Class is designed for those who are new or those preferring a beginning level workout.
This class meets every Sunday at 1:00pm and is 45 minutes in length.
Come one time or come every week at this beginning level workout! No prerequisite required.
EASY ONLINE SCHEDULING.
In as little as 8 weeks tone and firm arms, shoulders, and waist, and get you on your way to looking marvelous in your little black dress!
Not all forms of Pilates need to take place on a reformer. Check out these Pilates-based classes and workshops!
Designed to offer private Pilates training that is safe and effective mom and baby during pregnancy.
Parking Guidance: Check out these convenient parking options near Ballet Austin!
FREE PARKING during the Annual Get Fit event and Come Dance event - FREE at the State Garage N directly across 3rd Street to the north of Ballet Austin - enter the white parking garage from San Antonio St between 3rd & 4th.
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 | 23 spaces available for FREE on first-come, first-served basis.
CITY HALL: Entrance 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 validated parking ticket. (Only covers times parked between 8am and 5pm)
Bring your Austin City Hall garage ticket with you for validation at the front desk of the Butler Dance Education Center.
NOTE: Austin City Council meetings on Thursday may affect available parking in this garage.
$3 DOLLAR PARKING - Available at two (2) locations
SILICON LABS: You can purchase $3 parking vouchers for the Silicon Labs parking garages (Building 400 and Building 200) at Ballet Austin's reception desk, and both garages are offering discounted parking 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 | Buy parking vouchers in advance at Ballet Austin.
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 | Buy parking vouchers in advance at Ballet Austin.
*Back-up garage if Silicon Labs 400 garage is full.
500 W. 2ND STREET (Google Building): You can park in the garage at 500 W. 2nd Street and then purchase $3 parking vouchers at Ballet Austin's reception desk to cover your charges. Parking in this location is available to Ballet Austin customers weekdays after 4:30 p.m. CT and all day on weekends. Each $3 voucher is good for TWO (2) HOURS.
500 W. 2nd Street Building | Garage entrance located on San Antonio between 2nd Street & 3rd Street | Available weekdays after 4:30 p.m. CT and all day weekends | Cost = $3 | Buy parking vouchers in advance or after parking at Ballet Austin.
Meters also reside around the building (allow for three hours of parking at the rate of $1 per hour via credit/debit cards or coins). Click on the additional parking options available below.
NOTE: Special events and festivals held in downtown Austin may periodically affect parking rates in the garages near Ballet Austin, while access to metered parking may be affected by ongoing construction projects near the Butler Dance Education Center.