Alonzo King LINES Ballet | Dance Center is San Francisco’s premier destination for community dance education. For more than 35 years, our award-winning faculty have nurtured artistry and creative expression in students of all levels.
Open every day, all year-round, we offer over 75 open classes per week for adults, along with workshops and master class instruction by elite choreographers, companies and artists. From absolute beginners to professional dancers, there is a place for everyone here at LINES Ballet.
Alonzo King LINES Ballet
26 Seventh Street, 5th Fl
San Francisco, CA 94103
Tel: 415.863.3040 x221
May 18-19 | Saturday-Sunday, 12:00 PM to 5:00 PMLearn new processes for creating intriguing movement with an opportunity to perform with SBDNY on Friday, May 24 at Z Space, San Francisco.
May 20, 29 | Monday, 7:30 PM - 9:00 PM & Wednesday, 6:00 PM - 7:30 PMStrut your stuff and rock a stadium. Experience the high energy blend of jazz funk and big movements designed to pump up the crowd.
May 23 at 7:30 PM - 9:00 PMGaga People classes offer a creative framework for discovering and strengthening the body and adding flexibility, stamina and agility. Stimulate your senses and imagination.
May 30 - June 2Develop personal artistry and improve your technique in intimate contact with our renowned faculty and the philosophy and approach of Alonzo King.
June 1 at 11:30 AM - 1:00 PMExplore the work of Compagnie Virginie Brunelle as you learn how to make your contemporary ballet movement more raw, visceral and authentic.
June 11 at 7:30 PM - 9:00 PMJoin Natalie for hip hop with a jazz funk baseline, flares of urban style and professional cheer mixed in.
June 14 - August 2 | Fridays, 7:30 PM - 9:00 PMExperience the choreographic process with Leslie Panitchpakdi and the thrill of performance.
June 17 - August 5 | Mondays, 5:30 PM - 7:00 PMStep into the choreography process with ArVejon Jones and experience the thrill of performance!
June 17 - August 5 | Mondays, 7:30 PM - 9:00 PMStep into the choreography process with Robert Dekkers and experience the thrill of performance.
June 19 - August 7 | Wednesdays, 7:30 PM - 9:00 PMStep into the choreographic process with Nol Simonse and experience the thrill of performance.
June 22 – Aug 10 | Saturdays, 11:30 AM – 1:00 PMLearn the basics of classical ballet in a highly personalized and non-intimidating atmosphere, with special focus on stance, body placement, musicality and terminology.
June 23 – August 11 | Sundays, 10:00 AM – 11:30 AMLearn the basics of classical ballet with Liezl Austria.
At any age or level of experience, there is a place for every body at Alonzo King LINES Ballet. We welcome dancers of all levels of experience to find the class that is best for them.
|Find your level:|
||New to dance? Our introductory classes are great for students with little or no dance training.|
||Focus on the fundamentals of dance. Learn skills, terminology, and technique at a slow, approachable pace.|
||Build upon your current foundation with more intricate choreography. For students with an understanding of basic dance terminology. Learn at a moderate pace.|
||Ready for a challenge? Expand your technical knowledge and versatility while building strength at a steady pace.|
||Looking for a faster paced environment? For dancers with a strong technical background and foundation. Instructors will invest more time in developing your choreographic and technical skills.|
||Build upon your intermediate foundation to prepare for advanced classes. Instructors will continue to explain details and form, but at a quicker pace. Improve your skill with more difficult technique and choreography.|
||Pre-professional in-the-making? Classes for the technically skilled dancer. Instructors will assume that you have a strong technical foundation and the ability to retain choreographic details. Intended for the dancer at a pre-professional level.|
||Professional dancer? Hone your artistry and technique with master teachers and colleagues. Train alongside our very own LINES Ballet Company dancers during regular home seasons.