Welcome To Bay Ballet Academy
Our New Ballet School offers excellent ballet classes in San Jose.
Bay Ballet Academy offers professional ballet classes in San Jose. We are located the neighborhood of Canoas Garden adjacent to Willow Glen in South Bay, CA. Our new ballet school specializes in classical ballet technique to students of all ages, sizes, and skill levels. We also provide other dance style classes and training such as lyrical, contemporary, modern, jazz, hip hop and Pilates. The academy is equipped with new sprung Marley floors, wooden barres, large mirrors, and sound system. Our students come from different cities such as Santa Clara, Mountain View, Evergreen Green, Campbell, Los Gatos, San Francisco and Sillicon Valley.
Maximo Califano, Bay Ballet Academy Director & Principal Dance Teacher, is excited and passionate to embrace this new leading stage in his career. One of the most popular and successful artists of the Bay Area, he specializes in ballet, partnering, and coaching students for dance and ice competitions. With more than 25 years of dancing and teaching experience, Maximo is one of the most important dancers, teachers, and mentors today due to his background and achievements. He is a former principal ballet dancer in Ballet San Jose (Silicon Valley Ballet) and a certified teacher in the American Ballet Theater for all ballet levels. His educational approach consists of disciplined training while having fun in a relaxed environment. Maximo focuses in the development of a strong classical ballet technique, pays particular attention to details, emphasis correct posture and placement, increases physical strength and flexibility, promotes artistry and music appreciation, and inculcates growth and joy as a performing artist. Maximo’s goal is to provide the finest ballet classes in San Jose! Dance theater is his passion.
Registration for Bay Ballet Academy is open year-round! We try to accommodate all of our students and parents’ schedule needs. Please, feel free to contact and share with us all your thoughts and questions. We look forward to hear from you and share our common passion for dance arts.
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Bay Ballet Academy – The Nutcracker San Jose – Hoover Dance Theater
We are excited to announce Bay Ballet Academy’s unique production of The Nutcracker in San Jose. It will take place at the Historic Hoover Theater in the Rose Garden on Nov. 30 to Dec. 1, 2017. Our Nutcracker is a full-length ballet with beautiful dancing, professional dancers, and magnificent costumes and sets that can be enjoyed by the whole family. Do not miss this beloved classic holiday tradition!
2017 Performances Dates:
Thursday, November 30 at 6:30 p.m.
Friday, December 1 at 6:30 p.m.
Saturday, December 2 at 1:30 p.m. & 4:30 p.m.
Tickets on sale 60 min. prior to each performance at the Hoover Theater’s Box office. Seating is open and tickets can be bought for $30 at the door or online at brownpapertickets.com The Historic Hoover Theater is a beautiful turn of the century San Jose Dance Theater.
The Historic Hoover Theater
1635 Park Ave
San Jose, CA 95126