For Dance Teachers and Dancers

Ballet for Boys

Ballet for boys online – new class available now
We’re happy to let you know that the RNZB Ballet Master Nick Schultz has created another online class.  Go to Ballet for Boys and keep an eye on the website as there will be more classes to follow.

Update – Wednesday 18 March 2020
The Royal New Zealand Ballet is taking its responsibility to maintain the health and well-being of all artists, audiences and the wider community very seriously.The RNZB Dance Centre is now closed to all external visitors.

We have therefore rescheduled the Open Classes and Ballet for Boys which were due to take place on Sunday 29 March at the RNZB Dance Centre.

Please note that the Ballet for Boys scheduled for  Sunday 31 May, will not now take place. We will advise the new date as soon as we are able.

If you have already registered online your enrolment for 29 March will automatically be transferred to the new date. For enquiries about refunds please contact our ticketing team on 04 8311056 or If you are not able to attend, please consider donating the enrolment fee to the RNZB to help support future performances and education events.


An opportunity for young male dancers to take class together and meet with the male artistic staff of the RNZB.

All male dancers, aged 8 and above, who are dancing at Grade 3 level or above may enrol in Ballet for Boys. (Please note this change of requirements)
Note the RNZB reserves the right to exclude students on the day who are not at the required standard.

Wellington – Sunday 31 May – cancelled
Sunday 23 August, November to be confirmed

Sunday 30 August

Sunday 20 September, November to be confirmed

Please note: Dates and times are subject to change.

For all enquiries, please email  or contact RNZB Education, Community & Accessibility Manager Pascale Parenteau,  021 678 521

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