The Alabama Youth Ballet’s mission is to:

  • create and present ballets of excellence that are designed to be stimulating, culturally relevant and appropriate to children and adult audiences
  • create an innovative approach to ballet training that welcomes diversity, and ensures unanimous participation and achievement by all students
  • create sustainable, inclusive and engaging outreach programs that make ballet accessible to participants of all racial, cultural and economic backgrounds
  • reposition the role of dance in our culture and expand its purpose in the education of youth and enrichment of the community, locally and beyond.