The Virtual Dance Hub

All AD&M Classes are Now Virtual! See our Schedule.

In compliance with the orders from Governor Newsom and the Santa Barbara City Council, in-person classes at The Dance Hub have been suspended. We will do our best to keep our Dance Hub community strong with virtual classes with chats before and after each class.

And PLEASE wash your hands and stay safe!

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Virtual Absolute Beginner Ballet Course

Ballet for the Adult Absolute Beginner is a multi-class course for women and men of all ages who are serious about starting ballet. In this introduction, exercises will be clearly presented and explained with a focus on form, alignment, posture, and musical awareness. The course begins with basic mobility and stretching exercises to prepare you to learn the fundamentals of ballet safely and thoroughly.

During the COVID-19 lockdown, we are pleased to offer this course in VIRTUAL format. To ensure that you get the attention you need to begin your journey into ballet, we offer the course as a series of four private or semi-private sessions. These sessions can be booked at a variety of convenient times. If you are interested in a semi-private, you can reserve a course for up to two of your friends or family members. Otherwise, we will come up with a group for you. Sessions are scheduled by appointment with Carrie Diamond.

Prices for the course is as follows:

  • Solo Absolute Beginner Course (Private): $300 ($75/session)
  • Duet Absolute Beginner Course (2 students semi-private): $160 per person ($40/session)
  • Trio Absolute Beginner Course (3 students semi-private): $120 per person ($30/session)

To sign up for this course, contact Carrie Diamond at (805) 450-7535 or You can also request an appointment with this form: