Our vision is that young people will create the ballet of the future.

About Us

About National Youth Ballet


The future of ballet and dance lies in the creative hands of young people.



National Youth Ballet provides empowering and transformational opportunities for young people to learn about dance and ballet and experience creating and performing new work.  We seek to give our future generations a strong and diverse voice.



Safe We champion healthy and sustainable practice.
Nurturing We contribute to a mutually positive and nurturing experience.
Respectful We are respectful of each other, and show this in our interactions with everyone; both online and in person.
Inclusive We value diversity and proactively seek to create an inclusive environment for all stakeholders.
Communal We are a community and we grow from our shared experience.
Creative At our core we are creative and collaborate in our creative process.
Challenging We challenge perceptions about what ballet is and conventions about who ballet is for.
Sustainable We acknowledge that there is a climate emergency. We are action-oriented and committed to using our influence, resources, and skills to be a positive force for change.
Exceptional We work hard to create high quality educational and dance experiences.

Click here to view the Annual Report and Unaudited Financial Statements for the year ended 31 December 2022.