Welcome to
Sunderland Ballet School


We are a traditional ballet school in the heart of the city providing classes for children and adults in the renowned Cecchetti method of training. Classes are small and friendly, and all taken by Director Emily Wallace who has many years of experience teaching at all levels. There are regular opportunities to perform and to take accredited exams.

Sunderland Ballet School
Sunderland Ballet School

Class Schedule

Due to social distancing, classes are strictly limited. All classes are in Emily's studio. Classes begin week commencing 7th September 2020. Classes for under 6s will recommence as soon as possible, subject to government guidelines. For a full Covid-19 risk assessment and new procedures please contact us. Private classes are still possible on request. 

Monday 11am Adults 55+
Monday 7pm Adult Intermediate
Tuesday 5.30pm Standard 5 (age 12-14)
Tuesday 6.45pm Grade 6 (age 14-16)
Thursday 5.30pm Standard 1 (age 6-7)
Friday 4.15pm Standard 3 group 1 (age 8-10)
Friday 5.30pm Standard 3 group 2 (age 8-10)
Friday 6.45pm Standard 4 (age 10-11)


Really enjoyed adult ballet class this evening :) Cannot wait to come back a week after next !! Thank you Emily!!
My daughter loves this class - Emily is a brilliant teacher!
Best ballet school in Sunderland!