Classes for Adults

It’s never too late to learn to dance! Our adult classes are accompanied by live music and are offered from beginner to advanced level.

Open Adult Courses

These classes are a great way to socialise, keep fit and improve posture and flexibility.

Open class timetable September 2017 – July 2018

All classes are held at Northern Ballet, Leeds LS2 7PA unless otherwise stated.

7.00pm – 8.30pm Adult Ballet 3 Intermediate/Advanced
(Drop-in class)
7.00pm – 8.30pm Adult Ballet 2 Improvers (Drop-in class)  
6.00pm – 7.00pm Adult Ballet Course
Level 2
7.00pm – 8.00pm Adult Ballet Course
Level 1
No experience required  
7.00pm – 8.15pm Adult Ballet 1 Beginners (Drop-in class)  

New - BarreFit | Get fit for the Summer 

Adult Ballet

Whether you are a complete beginner or a professional dancer, we have a class tailored especially for you. These weekly classes will improve your fitness, technique, flexibility and posture.


Download the registration form or call the Academy on 0113 220 8000.


Prices for Adult Courses are £70 per term.

We have drop-in classes for all levels at £7 per class. Student/concessions discounts are offered at £6.50.


Classes run on a drop-in basis. Payment for classes is made on arrival but we ask dancers to book a place in the class beforehand by calling 0113 220 8000. Bookings can be made from noon on Saturdays for the week. Places in adult classes will be allocated on a first come first served basis.

What to wear

Clothing should be loose and comfortable so that you can move easily. No denim please. Dancers should wear ballet shoes or dance bare foot.

Information handbook

Download the handbook as a PDF (699KB)


Tue 1 May 2018
Former Northern Ballet Soloist Jessica Morgan will run a four week course, ‘BarreFit – Get fit for the Summer’ adult class. …
Mon 30 Apr 2018
This August, the Academy of Northern Ballet’s International Senior Summer School gives participants an invaluable insight into the life of a professional dancer. …
Tue 3 Apr 2018
Northern Ballet’s renowned Senior level course gives participants an invaluable opportunity to gain an insight into life as a professional dancer. …