Your gift makes a difference!

Ticket sales cover only a portion of the production & program costs each season. Your gift allows us to share the joy of dance with our community, including many who may lack the financial capacity to join us otherwise.

Hear from those who benefit from the generosity of our donors below.

Getting to the Stage

Ticket sales cover only a portion of the cost to bring a production to the stage. Your gift makes the difference.

School Shows

Over 13,000 elementary students join us for school performances of The Nutcracker at a minimal cost per child.

Night of Community

We extend 5,000 complimentary performance tickets to clients of local social service nonprofit organizations.


Our scholarship program provides nearly $250,000 in need and merit-based aid to Academy students and brings classical ballet training into a Title I school. 

Leaps and No Bounds

Leaps and No Bounds brings kinesthetic learning tools through dance to 450 low-income students in local elementary schools.

Pink Pilates

Ballet Austin's Pink Pilates is free a post-operative exercise and rehabilitative program helping more than 100 women recovering from breast cancer each year.