19066 Willamette Drive
West Linn, OR, 97068
503.210.2365
sobtwestlinn@obt.org

Office Hours
Monday – Thursday: 3:30 PM to 6:30 PM
Saturday: 8 AM to 11 AM
*The studio will also open 30 minutes before start time of the first class of the day and close 15 minutes after the last class.

All our classes are taught by OBT School’s outstanding faculty. Our instructors bring years of professional experience to provide an inspiring, nurturing, and technically challenging environment. As the official training ground of Oregon Ballet Theatre, OBT School offers its students the opportunity to audition for company productions, including George Balanchine’s The Nutcracker.

Registering for Classes

If you are new to The School of OBT please click here to complete our school’s registration form. Once you have completed this form you will be redirected back to this page where you can select your class from the schedule below and sign up by clicking “Register here.”

Returning students also need to fill out the waiver if they did not for the 2016 Fall term. Simply select your class and sign up by clicking “Register here.”

Instructions for registering for a specific level

For new students who have filled out the registration form from the link above or for returning students, you are now ready to register for a specific class.

Please first choose a studio location: Portland or West Linn. Next, choose the specific class for which you would like to register. After clicking the “Register here” button for the class section you’ve selected, you will be taken to our online registration database. Please fill in the information in the “New to our site?” section and create your account. Please add family members, such as the child(ren) you are enrolling and any additional parents or guardians for that child.

In the “Make a Reservation” screen select the option to make reservation for “Someone Else” and enter the child’s name you are enrolling.

When selecting payment, you will have the option to pay the registered child’s tuition in full (payment in full is required for Pre-ballet tuition) or to enroll in the monthly auto-payment plan by selecting the Deposit option. The auto-payment plan is available only for Children’s Beginning Ballet through OBT2 tuition. By selecting the Deposit option you agree to allow The School of OBT to place your tuition balance and associated finance charges on the auto-payment plan, detailed in the OBT School Tuition Payment Schedule. The first payment or deposit will be charged at the time of enrollment and auto-payments will be charged monthly for two months, on the original date of purchase, to the credit/debit card you used to pay the tuition deposit.

Fall 2017 Term Schedule and Registration

Fall 2017 Session
September 5, 2017 – December 2, 2017

Dance Together: Parent and Child (ages 18 months – 3 years) Register Here

For students 18 months – 3* years with a parent or caregiver.
*Ideal option for 3 year olds who are not fully potty-trained, or would be more comfortable with a parent or caregiver.
Class meets one time per week, please choose one section. $250

12 Week Session

  • Tuesday 10:45–11:30 AM

Pre-Ballet 3/4 Register Here
For students ages 3 and 4. Students must be 3 years old by September 5, 2017, potty-trained, and able to attend a 45 minute class independent of their parent or caregiver.
Class meets once per week, please choose one section. $250

12 Week Session

  • Tuesday 4:00-4:45 PM
  • Saturday 9:00-9:45 AM

Pre-Ballet 5/6 Register Here
For students ages 5 and 6. Students must be 5 years old by Oct. 15, 2017.
Class meets once per week, please choose one section. $250

12 Week Session

  • Tuesday 5:45-6:30 PM
  • Wednesday 4:15-5:00 PM
  • Saturday 9:45-10:30 AM

Youth Jazz Register Here
Students must be a minimum of 7 years old. No previous training required.
Tailored to student dancers, the class is based on traditional jazz movement and includes a warm-up, stretches, isolations, floor work, and across-the-floor including jumps and turns. Class meets once per week. $320

12 week session

  • Tuesday 5:45-6:45 PM

*Students enrolled in Children’s Beginning Ballet or the Preparatory Division receive a special discount of 10%!


Youth Absolute Beginning Ballet Register Here
For students ages 11-15. No previous training required.
Class meets once per week. $415

12 week session

  • Wednesday 5:15-6:30 pm

Annual Session
September 5, 2017 – June 9, 2018

Children’s Beginning Ballet for students age 7 Register Here
Students must be 7 years old by Oct. 15, 2017.
Class meets once per week, please choose one section. $955

  • Wednesday 4:15-5:15 PM
  • Saturday 10:15-11:15 AM

Oregon Ballet Theatre School
Preparatory Division Levels 1 & 2

Rolling admission throughout the year. Prospective students, age 8 and above, are required to attend an audition or take a placement class to determine acceptance and level. Students must be 8 years old by Oct. 15, 2017. Level placement is based on the student’s skill and strength. Please contact The OBT School to schedule a free placement class.
sobtwestlinn@obt.org | 503.210.2365


2017-2018 Annual Session Schedule: Levels 1 – 2

Level 1A Register Here

Please contact OBT School to arrange a placement class.
Mondays 4:30-5:30pm

  • Wednesdays 5:00-6:00 pm

Level 2 Register Here

Please contact OBT School to arrange a placement class.

  • Monday 5:30-7:00 PM
  • Wednesdays 6:00-7:30 PM
  • Thursdays 5:30-7:00 PM

2017|2018 Calendar

2017-18 Tuition
Beginning Fall 2017

The tuition prices below include an annual $15 registration fee.

Dance Together | $250
(12-week session)
Pre-Ballet 3 | $250 (12 week session)
Pre-Ballet 3/4 | $250
(12-week session)
Pre-Ballet 5/6 | $250
(12-week session)
Youth Jazz | $320
(12-week session)
Youth Absolute Beginning Ballet | $415 (12 week session)
Children’s Beginning Ballet (Formerly First Steps) | $955
Level 1A | $1925
Level 1B | $1925
Level 2 | $2975
Need help? Visit our Registration page here for detailed instructions.