Miss Tilly's Ballet and Theater Arts

Miss Tilly has taught ballet to the young people of San Francisco for more than 40 years.  She has introduced more than 10,000 budding ballerinas and danseurs to the joy and discipline of classical movement and music in a warm, supportive and beautiful environment.

A Summer of Song & Dance 2016

Sign up for one week or several!

Week(s) of: July 11-15, July 18-22, August 15-19, August 22-26

Fill your child’s summer with joyful, creative expression and learning!

Check payable to: Tilly Abbe, 3119 California Street, San Francisco, CA 94115


Song & Dance Program

Sing! Dance! Act!

Ages 5 & up

We are offering 4 separate week-long sessions of our popular Song & Dance program. Each session will be held Monday-Friday, from 10:30-12:30. Each week the children will learn to perform several songs ranging from musical classics to current (child friendly) pop hits. Hip-hop and Jazz dances too!! Each week culminates in a performance on Friday at 12 noon, to which available parents, babysitters, friends, and family are invited. Our students work on voice, varied dance styles and play acting games designed to build their confidence on stage and in life.

Monday through Friday 10:30 - 12:30

Tuition $425 per week, payable in advance


"Pirouette and Pretend"

3/4 year-old program

Pirouette and Pretend , an introduction to ballet, offers an engaging balance of fun and structure, accompanied by our excellent pianists. Your young dancer will delight in make-believe and dance games, based on the basics of ballet.

Monday, Wednesday & Friday: 9:30 - 10:30

Tuition $105 per week, payable in advance 

"Grown-Up and Me"

2 year-old program

Introduce your little one to the magic of dance and music! Share in your child’s joy; watching as she or he discovers the beauty of classical music and the enormous pleasure of dancing in our beautiful studio!

Tuesday & Thursday: 9:30 - 10:15

Tuition $70 per week, payable in advance


Come celebrate summer at Miss Tilly’s Studio!