The studios at The Rock School were created with the dancer in mind. The Rock School houses five floors fully equipped with six state of the art sprung-floor studios, in-house costume shop, a delicious & nutritious 2nd floor Café and a Boutique for dancewear and Rock School merchandise. Rock Center also offers Residence for students training far from home as well as an Academics program for grades 7-12.
The Rock School is a beautiful, state-of-the-art facility on the southern tip of the Avenue of the Arts. The building has five floors, with a total of six dance studios that are each equipped with ballet barres, floor-length mirrors, sprung floors, stereo systems that are compatible with personal MP3/IPOD players, and a grand piano in each studio, with an upright piano in Studio F.
A comfortable location for family a friends to pass the time while their young ones are dancing. Our Bistro offers delicious and healthy meals, snacks, and beverages for students, parents, and visitors. Free wifi is available.
The Ballet Bistro endeavors to use sustainable practice and buy from producers that support similar efforts. Please recycle and bring your own mug for coffee or drinks! We also support local food producers for the social and economic health of the region and the well being of The Rock School community.
BALLET BISTRO HOURS
M-F 9:00am - 6:30pm
Sat 8:30am - 2:00pm
$45 - 5 meals (Lunch or Dinner)
$85 - 10 meals (Lunch or Dinner)
$160 - 20 meals (Lunch or Dinner)
Meal cards can be purchased at The Rock School's main office.
Breakfast purchased a la carte. Fee determined by Ballet Bistro.
If you have any questions please contact:
Rock School General Manager
for Catering Options at 215-551-7010 x1124
Host your event at Ballet Bistro, located on the Second Floor, with a skyline view of downtown Philadelphia, The Bistro accommodates up to 200 guests.
The Rock School offers an in-house boutique for ballet basics for the convenience of our students and parents. Rock Boutique is located on the Second Floor and offers a variety of dance wear, Rock School merchandise, gifts, and accessories. You may also shop securely online!
Monday: 3:00PM - 6:00PM
Tuesday : 3:00pM - 7:00PM
Wednesday: 2:00PM - 6:00PM
Thursday: 2:00PM - 6:00PM
Saturday: 8:00AM - 1:00PM
Sunday: during scheduled events only
*Additional availability upon special prior arrangement
The Rock School for Dance Education
1101 S Broad Street, Philadelphia, PA 19147
The Rock School is equipped with its own in-house costume shop, located on the Third Floor. All performing students receive individual fitting. Costumes for the well-known Nutcracker 1776 are made here!
The Rock School Costume Shop has many wonderful professional classical and contemporary costumes, hairpieces, etc. that are available to our students to rent for different activities. Costumes are rented out on a first come, first served basis so please plan ahead.
COSTUME SHOP HOURS
TRS PARKING LOT
Rock School Parking
All Rock School families are invited to purchase parking at the lot located at 1225 Washington Avenue! This lot will be available for use during all regularly scheduled classes and events.
Beginning Now through June 2020, all families who wish to park in the dedicated lot will be required to purchase one of the following parking registration packages:
ANNUAL PARKING PASS: $120.00*
Annual pass holders will have the opportunity to renew in April 2019.
SCHOOL YEAR PARKING PASS: $75.00
Valid September 2019 - June 2020
SUMMER PARKING PASS: $60.00
Valid June 24, 2019 - August 4, 2019
WEEKLY PARKING PASS: Student: $20.00 • Public: $40.00
DAILY PARKING PASS: Student: $5.00 • Public: $10.00
MONTHLY PARKING PASS: Student: Public: $150.00
Oversized Vehicles - DAILY PASS: $40.00
Parking passes may be purchased in The Rock School's front office during regular business hours. A $15 replacement fee will be assessed for all lost tags.
Any questions may be directed to our Front Office: 215-551-7010, ext. 1100 OR firstname.lastname@example.org.