Tel.: +49 30 75 44 68 10


Starting in October 2021 – Pre-Education Dance

The 8- months Pre-Education is aimed at young people, who wish to prepare intensively for a future professional Dance Education.
The selected participants will take part in level 1 classes of the education program.

Admission requirements:
We are looking for highly motivated young people with an open and curious personality who are enthusiastic by dance in ist multifaceted forms and have the will to prepare themselves physically and mentally for a professional dance education. Technical preskills are welcome.
The Pre-Education Program can be visited in the age range between 16 and 26 years.
Exceptions must be agreed on beforehand.

Scope of training:
2 classes lasting 90 minutes from monday to friday: 9:00 a.m. – 10:30 a.m. and 10:45 a.m. – 12:15 p.m.
The holiday periods will be the ones of the Tanzakademie balance 1, not the official ones.
The Pre-Education will terminate with a final examination, for which each participant will receive a certificate. In order to be allowed to take part at the final examination, the student must not miss more than 25% of the entire program. Whoever has been absent more than 25% of the program can only receive a confirmation of participation.

Disciplines taught:

  • Ballet
  • Modern
  • Contemporary
  • Jazz
  • Pilates / Floor-barre

for developing a solo for  application purposes
All classes will be taught in german and english.

The flat-rate contribution for the 8 months is € 2240,- , which may be paid in monthly rates of € 280,- at the beginning of each month, at the latest on the 10th of each month in advance. Further costs will occur for dance clothing. Entering at a later date can only be possible in case of a free spot.

Application documents:
Curriculum vitae
full body shot
short motivational letter, why you want to take part at the Pre-Education Program.

After examination of your application we would like to see you at one of our audition dates in order to get an insight of your existing Skis. Please let us know which one of the audition dates would suit you best. You do not need to prepare a solo. In case you cannot make it to one of our auditions, please send us a short application video (max 1 minute), e.g. a short moment from one of your dance classes. You can find the audition dates on this website clicking on “Dates”.

You may send your application by Email at mail(at) or by postal mailing at:
Tanzakademie balance 1, Colditzstr. 23, 12099 Berlin, Germany.
We will get back to you at the latest 10 days after reception and examination of your application.

First day of school: October 5th 2020
Last day of school:  May 28th 2021

Autumn:             09.11. – 13.11.2020
Christmas:         21.12.2020 – 08.01.2021
Spring/Easter 2021: to be announced

extended weekends/public holidays:

Labor Day:           May 1st 2021
Ascension Day:   13. & 14.05.2021

For all further questions you can reach us by phone every wednesday between 10:00 a.m. and 1:00 p.m.: +49/30/ 75 44 68 10. or contact us here.
You may also leave your questions on our answering machine, we will call you back with pleasure.