Registration is open for free after-school dance classes for New Orleans youths. Registration will remain open on a first-come, first-served basis through Sept. 25 or until classes are filled. Academic year classes begin the week of Sept. 8.

The classes are offered by the NORDC/NOBA Center for Dance, a partnership of the New Orleans Recreation Development Commission and the New Orleans Ballet Association.

In addition, the New Orleans Ballet Association is offering ballet classes from 5:30 p.m. to 8:30 p.m. Mondays and Wednesdays beginning Sept. 9 at the Chalmette High School Cultural Arts Center, 1100 E. Judge Perez Drive, Chalmette. Registration will continue through Sept. 25 or until classes are filled. The St. Bernard program is a partnership with Chalmette Refining and the St. Bernard Parish School Board. For information, contact Susan Bensinger in NOBA’s education department at sbensinger@nobadance.com, or call (504) 522-0996, ext. 207.

All classes are approximately one hour, and students are placed in the appropriate class based on both age and experience level.

For information, visit www.nobadance.com or call (504) 522-0996, ext. 207.

The New Orleans class schedules are as follows:

Andrew P. Sanchez NORDC Center, 5501 N. Claiborne Ave.: Ballet for ages 6-18 from 5:20 p.m. to 7:20 p.m. Tuesdays and Thursdays and jazz for ages 6-18 from 5:20 p.m. to 7:20 p.m. Wednesdays.

Stallings St. Claude NORDC Center, 4300 St. Claude Ave.: Ballet for ages 6-18 from 5:30 p.m. to 7:30 p.m. Mondays and Wednesdays and tap for ages 6-18 from 5:30 p.m. to 7:30 p.m. Thursdays.

Chevron Studio at Lyons NORDC Center, 624 Louisiana Ave.: Early childhood classes ages 3-5 from 1 p.m. to 3:15 p.m. Mondays and Wednesdays, movement and conditioning for boys ages 9-14 from 4:30 p.m. to 5:30 p.m. Mondays and Wednesdays, and ballet for ages 6-12 from 3:40 p.m. to 5:30 p.m. Tuesdays and Thursdays.

Joe W. Brown NORDC Center, 5601 Read Blvd.: Ballet for ages 6-14 from 4:30 p.m. to 6:30 p.m. Mondays and Thursdays, tap for ages 6-14 from 5 p.m. to 7 p.m. Tuesdays and hip hop for ages 6-18 from 5 p.m. to 7 p.m. Wednesdays.

Cut Off NORDC Center, 6600 Belgrade St.: Tap for ages 6-18 from 5 p.m. to 7 p.m. Mondays and ballet for ages 6-18 from 5 p.m. to 7 p.m. Wednesdays.

Tremé NORDC Center, 900 N. Villere St.: Hip hop for ages 6-18 from 4:20 p.m. to 6:30 p.m. Mondays, ballet for ages 6-18 from 4:20 p.m. to 6:30 p.m. Tuesdays and Thursdays and tap for ages 6-18 from 4 p.m. to 6 p.m. Wednesdays.

Broadmoor Arts and Wellness Center, 3900 General Taylor St.: Ballet for ages 6-18 from 4:30 p.m. to 7:30 p.m. Mondays and Thursdays.

Behrman NORDC Center, 2529 General Meyer Ave.: Ballet for ages 6-18 from 4:30 p.m. to 7:30 p.m. Tuesdays and Thursdays.

Gernon Brown NORDC Center, 1001 Harrison Ave.: Ballet for ages 6-18 from 4:30 p.m. to 6:30 p.m. Tuesdays and Thursdays and modern dance for ages 6-18 from 4:30 p.m. to 6:30 p.m. Wednesdays.