Since 1999, San Francisco Youth Ballet Academy has been reputable, boutique ballet school that is committed to providing its students with quality ballet training in a disciplined, nurturing and family friendly environment. Its award-winning program focuses on age appropriate instruction from creative toddler dance to pre-professional levels of study. SFYBA enjoys a solid national reputation as its students have been accepted into programs around the country including ABT, Boston Ballet, Joffrey Ballet, Bolshoi Academy and Harkness Ballet, among others. Additionally, SFYBA offers summer intensive study for various ages and levels. San Francisco Youth Ballet Academy's performance of The Nutcracker has been nominated for the Annual Goldstar National Nutcracker Award.