The School Year Program at Ballet Durango is designed to be taken for the duration of the school year, however it will be divided into two semesters for ease of payment - Semester I will run from September into January. Semester II will run from January until mid-May.  Pre-ballet and primary classes run until the recital. Tippi Toes classes run in sessions as noted on the schedule. The prices listed below are per semester. Please add the annual registration fee to the prices listed.

Adult may take classes on a single class basis. See single class pricing below.

A limited number of scholarships will be awarded for the the School Year Program in the form of work-study and grants. These scholarships will be awarded to students who have shown ability and commitment who want to take their dancing to that next level of seriousness but are unable to for financial reasons.

To apply for any of these scholarships please fill out the Scholarship Form that can be printed off this website.

Registration Fee (annual) $25 per person or $35 per family. Please add the registration fee to the prices below.

All classes will prepare choreography for the recital except classes that are listed on the schedule as non-performing. Performing is optional for adults who are taking classes that are preparing recital choreography.

A mandatory recital fee of $50 will be charged each non-adult student. This fee is due with your registration. The fee will act as a costume deposit and will go towards recital costume fees. This fee is not refundable.

Class Pricing (per semester) except as noted


Single Class (adults only with the permission of instructor)   
one hour class - $17.50
one and a half hour class - $25

No registration fee for adults

Adults only seven hour card - $105.00 (usable in any appropriate class)

Please note - If the first member of a family is taking three or more class hours per week, the second and third members of a family will receive a 10% discount on all classes.

Registration form, Registration Fee and $100 tuition deposit per class is due to hold your space in class. All fees are non-refundable.

Balance of tuition for the Semester is due by the first week of class. A $15 late fee will be charged for payments received after the first week of class. Payment plans can be arranged. There will be a fee equal to the late fee charged to set up a payment plan.

Registration forms and payments can be mailed to:

Ballet Durango
PO Box 815
Mancos, CO 81328

or dropped off in the mailbox at 225 E. 8th Ave marked Ballet Durango

If you have any questions please call 970-759-8887