Open Class

With a weekly Open Class the Vienna State Ballet offers professional dancers, dance teachers, and students as well as advanced amateurs (age 14 and above) the opportunity to take part in a top-class ballet training. Led by Martin Schläpfer, Louisa Rachedi, and other members of the Vienna State Ballet the classical training takes place to live piano accompaniment.

Showers and changing rooms are available. Please come in comfortable clothing, slippers or socks and bring your own water bottle.

For the Covid-19 safety compliance, proof must be presented that you are fully vaccinated or recovered. In addition you also need to provide a PCR test (48 h) according to the new 2G+ rules. MNS is required during practice, FFP2 mask recommended. Outside the ballet studio, wearing an FFP2 mask is mandatory.

When: from 2 October 2021 every Saturday (except on public holidays and during the summer break).

Entrance: 3.30 pm, Start: 4 pm

Duration: 90 minutes

Fee: € 20 per class

Where: Ballettakademie der Wiener Staatsoper, Nurejew-Saal, Hanuschhof 3, 1010 Wien