Welcome to the Fleur-De-Lis Academy of Ballet Instructors, an innovative four year career training program for post high school graduates.


This is a diverse and well rounded curriculum for future ballet instructors which includes classes in:

  • Ballet Technique 
  • Hands on laboratory training on how to teach ballet to every skill level and age group 
  • Child Psychology 
  • Sociology 
  • Physiology and Anatomy 
  • Health and Nutrition 
  • French Language
  • Ballet History
  • Leadership and Etiquette
  • Business and Studio Management

Additional Opportunities Include:

  • Professional Summer Stock Performances
  • International Exchange Programs
  • Semi-Flexible Scheduling Which Allows Students to Take College Courses Concurrently

Audition Requirements:

  • Must be high school graduate
  • Must have high level commitment to program graduation

 Audition consists of two parts:

  • An hour and a half ballet/pointe technique class
  • An interview before the program admissions board.  

 Please Submit  At The Audition:

  • Headshot
  • Arabesque Photo
  • Artist Statement
  • Teacher Recommendation
  • Prepare a Combination of Your Choice to Demonstrate Your Teaching Style

To Reserve Your Place and for More Information Contact:
Ariadne McAuley
(502)777-3551
ariadne@fdlacademy.com