A Ballet Education by David King

Ballet Consultant & Taste Maker

Building brands and dancers one day at a time.

Over the last ten years, you have trusted me as one of the top dance resources online, and now A Ballet Education is coming into a new phase.

A Ballet Education is a FREE online resource for teachers, parents, and students looking for answers. Over the last ten years A Ballet Education has curated a blog, a magazine, a podcast, a ballet school, a consulting and marketing firm, the ballet planner and more.

Now, A Ballet Education is focusing on curating looks, fashion, and inspiration.

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  • A Ballet Education 2023

    A Ballet Education 2023

    It isn’t a secret that the world is constantly changing, and the world of ballet is also changing. Because of this, we constantly have to be striving to improve ourselves and improve our businesses. With everyone talking about a recession and with the economy being so unstable, studio owners are constantly fearing how they are […]

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  • Summer Intensives LIVE!

    Summer Intensives LIVE!

    Hey Everyone, I am going LIVE on Instagram: Sunday, October 9 at 10:00AM Arizona Time. I will be answering questions LIVE and giving you some useful tips as you go into audition season. Follow me on Instagram: @ ABalletEducation Don’t forget Fall Clearance is happening at The Ballet Planner!

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  • European School of Ballet Invites You…

    European School of Ballet Invites You…

    Jean-Yves Esquerre, the director of the European School of Ballet (ESB) invites you to come to Amsterdam for two weeks this winter! This opportunity is great because it exposes dancers to a variety of styles of repertory that is widely danced in Europe, and gives dancers a chance to see if ESB is the right […]

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  • Ballet History on IG

    Ballet History on IG

    We all know that ballet originated in the Italian Renaissance courts in the 15th center, or at least we should. Famously, as ballet history and folklore goes, Catherine de’ Medici brought ballet to France when she married the second son of the King of France. A fourteen-year-old girl, not of royal blood, is responsible for […]

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  • YAGP does Nervi

    YAGP does Nervi

    For the second year in a row, the Youth America Grand Prix has taken residency in Nervi, Italy. This year you will be able to stream both gala performances on June 25 and 26. The line up is killer, and the performance is free to view online! The performances include: Benjamin Freemantle, San Francisco Ballet […]

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  • You can now watch Harlequinade!

    You can now watch Harlequinade!

    Yup. You can see Alexei Ratmansky’s Harlequinade this week via the Australian Ballet’s LIVE! The Australian Ballet is thrilled to announce that their global live stream series continues with Alexei Ratmansky’s Harlequinade, available for audiences all over the world to enjoy on Friday, June 24. Originally created more than a century ago but lost to […]

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