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ALABAMA

ALABAMA BALLET SCHOOL

The official school of the Alabama Ballet.

RAD Accredited. Tracey Alvey, Artistic Director,

ARADTDIP/PDTC RTS.272 61st Ave. So, Birmingham

AL 35233. (205) 322-4300, www.alabamaballet.org

ALABAMA DANCE THEATRE

Kitty Seale, Artistic Director

Located at Armory Learning Arts Center

1018 Madison Ave, Montgomery, AL 36104

(334) 625-2590; Fax (334) 625-2504

Web: www.alabamadancetheatre.com

ALABAMA SCHOOL OF FINE ARTS

Wes Chapman, Chair. Pre-professional,

comprehensive, Dance and Academic Program

for Grades 7-12. Audition required. 1800 Rev.

Abraham Woods Jr Blvd, Birmingham AL 35203

(205) 252-9241, ext. 2234 & www.asfa.k12.al.us

HUNTSVOLLE BALLET SCHOOL

Official school of Huntsville Ballet Company

Phillip Otto Artistic Dir. and Rachel Butler,

School Dir. PO Box 373, Huntsville, AL 35804

(256) 539-0961 Visit: www.huntsvilleballet.org

WALLACE STATE COMMUNITY COLLEGE

DANCE PROGRAMS. Brooke Desnoes, Director.

AAS Dance Performance/Pedagogy,

Certificate Choreography/Ballet Pedagogy.

Performance opportunities, scholarships avail.

801 Main Street NW, Hanceville, AL 35077

(256) 352-8153, www.wallacestate.edu

brooke.desnoes@wallacestate.edu

ARIZONA

THE UNIVERSITY OF ARIZONA

Accredited NASD; BFA Dance Major/Minor Ballet/

Jazz/Modern. M PA Dance. Faculty: Jory Hancock-Director,

Christopher Compton, Tamara Dyke-Compton,

Autumn Eckman, Amy Ernst,

Elizabeth George-Fesch, Marquez Johnson, Erika Julian,

Suzanne Knosp, Melissa Lowe, Lorin Mathis,

Sam Watson, Michael Williams.

Scholarships/Fellowships available.

(520)621-4698 dance.arizona.edu

CALIFORNIA

ACADEMY OF BALLET

Zory Karah, Director. Richard Gibson, Founder.

2121 Market St. San Francisco, CA 94114

(415) 552-1166 sfacademyofballet.com

ANAHEIM BALLET

Lawrence Rosenberg & Sarma Lapenieks Rosenberg,

Directors. 280 E Lincoln Ave., Anaheim, CA 92805

(714) 520-0904 & www.anaheimballet.org

BAYER BALLET ACADEMY

Inna Bayer, Artistic Director. YAGP Outstanding

School (2018,2019). Technical excellence &

artistry. Vaganova Method. Summer Intensive,

Pre-Professional & Boys Program. Mountain View,

CA (650) 988-9971 www.bayerballet.com

CALARTS--THE SHARON DISNEY LUND--SCHOOL

OF DANCE

BFA in Dance, MFA in Choreography. Audition

required. 24700 McBean Parkway, Valencia,

CA 91355. (661) 253-7771 www.calarts.edu

CALIFORNIA STATE UNIV., LONG BEACH

MFA, MA, BFA, BA in Dance, BA Dance Science

Dept. of Dance, College of the Arts; Long Beach

90840; (562) 985-4747, www.csulb.edu/dance

CALIFORNIA DANCE THEATRE

Kim Maselli, Artistic Director

Training School for Pacific Festival Ballet

2282 Townsgate Rd, Westlake Village, CA 91361

californiadancetheatre.com & (805) 906-2087

CECCHETTI USA

Denise Rinaldi, Executive Director

7199 Tuolumne Drive, Goleta, CA 93117

(805) 636-9444 director@cecchettiusa.org

www.cecchettiusa.org

CHAPMAN UNIVERSITY DEPT. OF DANCE

Julianne O'Brien Pedersen, Chair

BA in Dance and BFA in Dance Performance

(714) 744-7056 www.chapman.edu/dance

CITY BALLET-SAN FRANCISCO

Galina Alexandrova, Artistic Director. Guest

Artists & Summer Intensive. 2135 Sutter St., San

Francisco, CA 94013. www.cityballetschool.org

hello@cityballetschool.org (415) 626-8878

DEGAS DANCE STUDIO

17247 Ventura Blvd. Encino, CA 91316

Professional Training: Ages 3-18 & Adult. Top

Industry Faculty. Classes Offered:

Contemporary, Modern, Classical Ballet, Hip

Hop, Jazz, and more, info@degasdancestudio.com

www.degasdancestudio.com

IDYLLWILD ARTS ACADEMY

Boarding High School for the Arts

Ellen Rosa Taylor, Chair. PO Box 38,

Idyllwild, CA 92549 (951) 659-2171x2223

idyllwildaits.org

INLAND PACIFIC BALLET

9061 Central Avenue, Montclair, CA 91763

(909)482-1590

admin@ipballet.org

www.ipballet.org

LONG BEACH BALLET

David Wilcox, Director

1122 E. Wardlow Rd, Long Beach, CA 90807

(562) 426-4112; www.longbeachballet.com

LOS ANGELES BALLET ACADEMY

Andrea Paris-Gutierrez, Artistic Director

home of the Los Angeles Youth Ballet Theatre

16422 Ventura Blvd, Encino, CA 91436

(818) 382-2500 www.laballet.com

LOS ANGELES BALLET SCHOOL

The Official School of Los Angeles Ballet

Christensen, Neary, Whittaker--Directors

(310) 696-9057 losangelesballetschool.org

MARIN DANCE THEATRE

A Ballet Training Center Unlike Any Other!

Margaret Swarthout, Artistic Director

Lynn Cox, School Director

Pre-professional ballet training 3-19 & adult

ballet. One St. Vincent Drive, San Rafael, CA

(415) 499-8891 www.mdt.orginfo@mdt.oig

MILLENNIUM DANCE COMPLEX

Drop-in classes for all styles & levels. Certificate

Program, Dance Intensives, Master Classes and

more. 11528 Ventura Blvd, Studio City, CA 91604

(818) 753-5081 millenniumdancecomplex.com

ORANGE COAST COLLEGE DANCE DEPT.

Rachel Berman, Chair

AA in Dance, Certificate Program in

Dance Instructor, World Dance, and

Pilates/Dance Conditioning Instructor

www.orangecoastcollege.edu/dance

PENINSULA SCH. OF PERFORMING ARTS

2325 PV Dr. W. #106, PVE, CA 90274

(310) 375-1398; www.pspadance.com

SAN DIEGO SCHOOL OF BALLET

Robin Morgan, Dir., (619) 294-7374

2650 Truxtun Rd. #102, SD CA 92106

www.sandiegoballet.org

SAN FRANCISCO BALLET SCHOOL

Helgi Tomasson, Artistic Director

Patrick Armand, Director

455 Franklin Street, San Francisco, CA 94102

(415) 865-6700 sfballet.org/school

SCRIPPS COLLEGE DANCE DEPARTMENT

(909) 607-2934; 1030 Columbia Ave,

Claremont, CA 91711. BA Dance or combined

major; Dance Minor, dance@scrippscollege.edu

www.scrippscollege.edu

SOUTHLAND BALLET ACADEMY

Salwa Rizkalla, Dir. (Vaganova). (714) 962-5440

Festival Ballet Theatre, in Residence.

9527 Garfield Ave, Fountain Valley, CA 92708

UCLA DEPT. OF WORLD ARTS AND

CULTURES / DANCE

Degrees Offered: BA, MFA, MA/PhD

120 Westwood Plaza, 150 Kaufman Hall, Los Angeles,

CA 90095. (310) 825-3951 www.wacd.ucla.edu

UNIVERSITY OF SOUTHERN CALIFORNIA

GLORYA KAUFMAN SCHOOL OF DANCE

BFA; ballet, hip-hop, and contemporary styles.

Jodie Gates, Vice Dean and Artistic Director

Glorya Kaufman Ind. Dance Ctr, 849 W. 34th St,

L. Angeles 90089 (213)740-9327 kaufman.usc.edu

WESTLAKE SCHOOL FOR THE PERFORMING ARTS

Malu Rivera Peoples, Director (650) 757-1244

200 Northgate Ave, Daly City. Pre-professional,

ballet, modern, urban, jazz, tap, musical

theater, Polynesian, www.wspadance.com

WESTSIDE SCHOOL OF BALLET

Yvonne Mounsey 8i Rosemary Valaire, Founders

Founded 1967. Martine Harley, Artistic Director

1709 Stewart St, Santa Monica, CA 90404

(310) 828-2018 maH@westsideballet.com

Visit: www.westsidebaUet.com

COLORADO

PERRY-MANSFIELD

Performing Arts School and Summer Camp

40755 RCR #36, Steamboat Springs, CO 80487

(800) 430-ARTS and www.perry-mansfield.org

UNIVERSITY OF NORTHERN COLORADO

Dance Program, Frasier 108, Greeley, CO 80639.

Dance Minor. (970) 351-1181 unco.edu

Dance Education MA online (970) 351-4133

CONNECTICUT

CONNECTICUT COLLEGE

Find yourself in choreography, performance &

studio practice. Modem, Ballet, African, HipHop,

Improvisation. Double Major, Study Away, BA.

dance@conncoll.edu www.conncoU.edu/dance/

CONNECTICUT CONCERT BALLET

Wendy Fish Lawrence & David Lawrence,

Artistic Dirs. Studios in Manchester & Windsor.

280 Garden Grove Rd., Manchester, CT 06040

(860) 643-4796 Visit www.ctconcertballet.org

EASTERN CONNECTICUT BALLET/EAST LYME

Lise Reardon, Exec. Director, Gloria Govrin,

Artistic Dir.; Damara Bennett, Children's Prog. Dir.;

Classical Training Programs; 435 Boston Post Rd.

(860) 739-7899 Visit: easternctballet.org

GREENWICH BALLET ACADEMY

Andrei Jouravlev, Artistic Director

Russian Vaganova Ballet. Greenwich, CT

& Port Chester, NY; (914) 305-4377,

www.greenwichballetacademy.org

NEW ENGLAND ACADEMY OF DANCE

Ginna & Frances Ortiz, Directors

231 Main Street New Canaan, CT 06840

Extraordinary dance training; Ballet/Pointe/

Modern. (203) 972-3265 www.NEADance.com

NUTMEG BALLET CONSERVATORY

Home of Nutmeg Ballet

Pre-professional High School and Post Graduate

Classical Training Programs.

Fully Accredited by NASD.

Sharon E. Dante, Founder/ Executive Director

Victoria Mazzarelli, Artistic Director

www.nutmegballet.com (860)482-4413 ext 1304

RIDGEFIELD CONSERVATORY OF DANCE

Amy Piantaggini, Executive Director

Official School of Ridgefield Civic Ballet

PO Box 615, Ridgefield CT 06877

(203) 438-5597 information@ridgefielddance.org

WESLEYAN UNIVERSITY

BA in Dance, Major/Minor

Contemporary program/global perspective

molerud@wesleyan.edu

(860) 685-3488 www.wesleyan.edu/dance

DELAWARE

FIRST STATE BALLET THEATRE

Pasha Kambalov, Artistic Director

818 N. Market Street, Level 3R, *Wilmington, DE 19801

(302)658-7897x3851

www.firststateballet.org

DISTRICT OF COLUMBIA

CENTRE DE DANSE

3254 Prospect St. NW, Washington, DC 20007

(202) 337-0268 Visit: www.centrededanse.org

DANCE PLACE

3225 8th St., NE, Washington, DC 20017

(202) 269-1600 www.danceplace.org

KIROV ACADEMY OF WASHINGTON DC

Runqiao Du, Artistic Director

Vaganova Method. 4301 Harewood Rd.

NE, Wash. DC 20017 www.kirovacademydc.org

FLORIDA

ARTS BALLET THEATRE OF FLORIDA

Vladimir Issaev, Artistic Director

15939 Biscayne Blvd., No. Miami Beach 33160

www.artsballettheatre.org & abtflorida@aol.com

Ph: (305) 948-4777 Fax: 1 (888) 935-1035

BALLET PENSACOLA

Ballet Pensacola Academy

Richard Steinert: Artistic Director

Christine Duhon: Ballet Mistress

400 South Jefferson St, Pensacola, FL 32502

(850) 432-9546 www.balletpensacola.com

BOCA BALLET THEATRE CO./SCHOOL

Dan Guin & Jane Tyree, Artistic Directors

7630 NW 6th Ave., Boca Raton, FL 33487

(561) 995-0709, fax 561/995-8356

www.bocaballet.org

CONCHITA ESPINOSA CONSERVATORY OF THE ARTS

Maribel Zubieta-Diaz, Director, Emeritus. Ana Diaz

Zubieta, PhD, Director. Ballet, Contemporary, Spanish

dance, Ballroom, Jazz, Tap, Lyrical, Hip Hop, Music,

Theatre, Visual Arts. (305) 227-1149; 12975 SW 6th St,

Miami 33184. www.conchitaespinosaconservatory.com

DANCE ALIVE NATIONAL BALLET COMPANY

POFAHL STUDIOS, Official School

Directors Kim Tuttle 8t Judy Skinner. 1325 NW

2nd St, Gainesville, FL. 32601; (352) 359-2007

Dancealive.org; pofahldancestudio.com

FLORIDA STATE UNIVERSITY

Anjali Austin, Interim Chair

B.F.A, M.A. and M.F.A degrees in dance

School of Dance, Tallahassee, FL 32306-2120

dance.fsu.edu (850) 644-1024

THE HARID CONSERVATORY

Gordon Wright, Director

2285 Potomac Rd, Boca Raton, FL 33431

Ph (561) 997-2677; Fax (561) 997-8920

info@harid.edu www.harid.edu

Professional Training Program.

4-week Summer School for ages 13-16.

Residential Academic school year for grades 9-12.

Full-tuition scholarships; on-campus housing.

JACKSONVILLE UNIVERSITY

BFA/BA Dance and MFA Choreography

2800 University Blvd. N.

Jacksonville, FL 32211 (904) 256-7374

http://arts.ju.edu

MIAMI CITY BALLET SCHOOL

2200 Liberty Ave, Miami Beach, FL 33139

www.miamicityballet.org/school

school@miamicityballet.org (305) 929-7X7

Lourdes Lopez, Chairman

Arantxa Ochoa, Director of Faculty

Lisa de Ravel, Managing Director

NEW WORLD SCHOOL OF THE ARTS

Mary Lisa Burns, Dean of Dance. (305) 237-3582

300 N.E. 2nd Ave, Miami, FL 33132

BFA in Dance, AA. Email: miburns@mdc.edu

webpage: www.mdc.edu/nwsa

ORLANDO BALLET COMPANY & SCHOOL

Professional Ballet Company/2nd Company

Trainee Program, Academy, Summer Intensive

Robert Hill, Artistic Dir., Shane Jewell, Executive E

Phillip Broomhead, School Dir., orlandoballet.org

SOUTH FLORIDA BALLET

Jennifer Sedler-Rose, Artistic Director

12901 S.W. 122 Ave, #104, Miami, FL 33186

Ph (305) 253-5776; Fax (305) 382-2589

SouthFloridaBallet.com

UNIVERSITY OF SOUTH FLORIDA

BFA Dance Performance, BA Dance Studies

School of Theatre & Dance. 4202 E. Fowler

Ave, FAD 204, Tampa, FL, US, 33620

Phone: (813) 974.3867 Fax: (813) 974.2026

theatreanddance@arts.usf.edu & arts.usf.edu

UNIVERSITY OF TAMPA

BA in Dance, Dance Program

401 W. Kennedy Blvd, Tampa, FL 33606

slemarquand@ut.edu; (813)257-6322

https://www.ut.edu/speechtheatredance/dance/

GEORGIA

ATLANTA BALLET

Centre for Dance Education, Official School

Gennadi Nedvigin, Artistic Director

Sharon Story, Dean

1695 Marietta Blvd NW, Atlanta, GA 30318

(404) 873.5811 centre.adantaballet.com

BRENAU UNIVERSITY (GAINESVILLE, GA)

BA Dance & Dance Minor. 500 Washington St.

SE. danceinfo@brenau.edu & www.brenau.edu/

fineartshumanities/dance-department/

EMORY UNIVERSITY

B.A. in dance and movement studies

1602 Fishburne Dr., Adanta, GA 30322

Tel: (404) 727-7266; dance@emory.edu

www.dance.emory.edu

KENNESAW STATE UNIVERSITY

B.A. Degree in Dance/Dance Minor

Ivan Pulinkala, Dean. 1200 Chastain Road, MD

0036, Kennesaw, GA 30144. ksudance@kennesaw.edu

(470) 578-7673; https://arts.kennesaw.edu/dance/

THE UNIVERSITY OF GEORGIA

A.B. Degree in Dance/Dance Minor

Pre-K-12 Teacher Certification

Skip Taylor, Chair (706) 542-4415

Athens, GA www.dance.uga.edu

HAWAII

UNIVERSITY OF HAWAII AT MANOA

Betsy Fisher, Director of Dance

B.A, B.F.A, M.A, M.F.A. in Ballet, Modern, Pacific

and Asian Dance. Dept. Theatre/Dance

1770 East-West Rd, Honolulu, HI 96822

www.manoa.hawaii.edu/liveonstage/dance

WEST HAWAII DANCE THEATRE & ACADEMY

Year Round Comprehensive Dance Program

classical ballet focus, all ages & abilities welcome.

www.whdt.org. West Hawaii Island

GYROTONIC[R]

Teacher Training Facility, www.whigyrotonic.com

74-5626 Alapa St, Kailua-Kona, HI (808) 329-8876

ILLINOIS

ACADEMY OF MOVEMENT AND MUSIC

Dir. Stephanie Clemens. Ballet, Jazz, Modern and

Music. 605 Lake St., Oak Park, (708) 848-2329

www.academyofmovementandmusic.com

BALLET CHICAGO AND THE BALLET CHICAGO

STUDIO COMPANY

Daniel Duell, Founder & Artistic Director

Patricia Blair, Associate &: School Director

Ted Seymour, Resident Choreographer

17 North State Street, Suite 1900, Chicago,

IL 60602; (312) 251-8838

www.balletchicago.org

THE BARRINGTON DANCE ACADEMY

Home of the Barrington Dance Ensemble.

758 W. Northwest Highway, Barrington,

IL 60010. Royal Academy training syllabus.

(847) 382-6333 BarringtonDanceAcademy.com

DANCE CENTER EVANSTON

School of the Evanston Dance Ensemble

Bea Rashid, Director

Evanston Plaza, 1934 Dempster St.

Evanston, IL 60202 (847) 328-6683

www.dancecenterevanston.com

DUPAGE DANCE ACADEMY

Geni Lucchesi, Dir. (630) 279-1445

Home of the Elmhurst Dance Theatre

109 E. 1st St, Elmhurst, IL 60126

EVANSTON SCHOOL OF BALLET FOUNDATION

Kerry Hubata, Director. 1933 Central St, Evanston, IL

60201 (847) 475-9225 evanstonschoolofballet.com

ILLINOIS STATE UNIVERSITY

Darby Wilde, Head of Dance Program

B.A./B.S. in Dance Performance or Dance Educ.

212 Centennial West, Normal, IL 61790-5700

(309) 438-8783; www.cfa.ilstu.edu/theatre

MCDONALD DANCE ACADEMY

Linda Daniels McDonald, Director

25 S. Dunton, Arlington Heights, IL 60005;

(847) 342-1060; Fax (847) 342-1731

www.McdonaldDance.com

NORTH SHORE SCHOOL OF DANCE

Lisa Gold, Director (847) 432-2060

505 Laurel Avenue, Highland Park, IL 60035

www.northshoredancc.comnssdance@gmail.com

NORTHERN ILLINOIS UNIVERSITY

Judith Chitwood, Coordinator

BFA in Dance Performance

Dance, Gabel Hall, Rm. 127, DeKalb, IL 60115

(815) 753-5503 Visit: www.niu.edu/theatre

NORTHWEST BALLET ACADEMY, LTD.

Michele L. Holzman, Dir. (B.F.A, U. of Utah)

Ballet, jazz, modern, character. Live piano.

1069 N. Salem Dr., Schaumburg, IL 60194

(847) 885-3370 www.nwballet.net

REVERIE DANCE ACADEMY

Lacey Rust, Director (B.F. A. New York University).

1157 N. Arlington Heights Rd.

Buffalo Grove, IL 60089. Phone: (847) 215-1901

Visit: www.reveriedance.com

RUTH PAGE CENTER FOR THE ARTS

Victor Alexander, Ruth Page School of Dance Dir.

Ballet Training Program, Pre-Dance, Children/

Adult Dance Classes. 1016 North Dearborn St,

Chicago, www.ruthpage.org/info@ruthpage.org

THE SCHOOL OF DANCEWEST BALLET

Regina Helmer Moyano, Ricardo Moyano,

Directors, (formerly of Pittsburgh Ballet Theatre,

Hubbard St. Dance Company, Chicago Ballet).

Home of DanceWest Ballet (member R.D.A.).

1665 Quincy Ave. Ste 163, Naperville, IL 60540;

(630) 778-1303 (School) (630) 778-8400 (Co.)

www.dancewestballet.com

SCHOOL OF SALT CREEK BALLET

Sergey Kozadayev, Artistic Director (Master

Teacher of the Vaganova Ballet Institute's

Syllabus). Home of Salt Creek Ballet,

98 E Chicago Ave, Westmont, IL 60559

(630) 769-1199; www.saltcreekballet.org

UNIV. OF ILLINOIS, URBANA-CHAMPAIGN

Jan Erkert, Head

B.A.,B.F.A,M.F.A. in Dance

907 1/2 W. Nevada St, Urbana, IL 61801-3810

(217) 333-1010 Sc www.dance.illinois.edu

INDIANA

AUER ACADEMY OF FORT WAYNE BALLET

Home of Fort Wayne Ballet

Karen Gibbons-Brown, Artistic Director

300 E. Main St, Fort Wayne, IN 46802

(260) 484-9646; www.fortwayneballet.org

Beg.-Prof. training to educate the whole dancer

Post HS/University Conservatory Program

BALL STATE UNIVERSITY

BFA, BA, and BS in Dance--NASD accredited

Ballet, Jazz, Modern, Tap, Musical Theatre

2000 W. University Ave, Muncie, IN 47306

(765) 285-8740 www.bsu.edu/dance

BUTLER UNIVERSITY

Larry Attaway, Chair, Department of Dance

BFA, BA, and BS; NASD accredited

4600 Sunset Ave, Indianapolis, IN 46208

(317) 940-9346; www.butler.edu/dance

INDIANA BALLET THEATRE N.W. INC.

8390 E. 109th Ave.

Crown Point, IN 46307 (219) 663-6242

IOWA

IOWA STATE UNIVERSITY

Dance Program. Performing Arts Major with

Dance Emphasis, Dance Minor. 279A Forker

Building, Ames, IA 50011; (515) 294 3047.

moverte'iastate.edu & www.iowastatedance.org

KANSAS

FRIENDS UNIVERSITY

BFA & BA in Ballet (with three concentrations)

Andrea Vazquez Aguirre, Director

2100 University Dr. Wichita, KS

(316) 295-5848 www.friends.edu

KENTUCKY

WESTERN KENTUCKY UNIVERSITY

B.A. in Dance; Dance Minor / NASD

Department of Theatre and Dance, 1906 College

Heights Blvd, #71086, Bowling Green, KY 42101.

(270) 745-5845; www.wku.edu/dance

LOUISIANA

GERAMI ACADEMY OF FINE ARTS

Est. 1949. Rebecca Landry, Artistic Director

Home of Jazz Extensions Dance Co.

& Classical Connections of Louisiana

200 Arceneaux Street, Lafayette, LA 70506

(337) 235-6906 Sc www.geramiacademy.com Ballet,

Jazz, Tap, Tumbling, Ballroom

GIACOBBE ACADEMY OF DANCE

Home of the Delta Festival Ballet Co. and

the New Orleans Youth Ballet.

6925 Veterans Blvd, Metairie, LA 70003

(504) 889-0940 or 456-1307

http://giacobbeacademydance.com

JEAN LEIGH ACADEMY OF DANCE, INC.

Home of Willow Oak Contemporary Ballet

Dianna Jones, Director. (225)664-1809

10980 Laird Lane Denham Springs, LA 70726

www.jeanleighdance.com

LINDA LAVENDER SCHOOL OF DANCE

Home of the Twin City Ballet (318) 361-0391

2907 DeSoto, Monroe, LA 71201

TULANE UNIVERSITY

BA, BFA, and MFA, Newcomb Dance

Dept. of Theatre & Dance. New Orleans, LA 70118

(504) 314-7761 https://liberalarts.tulane.edu/

departments/theatre-dance

MAINE

PORTLAND SCHOOL OF BALLET

The Maine Dance Center

Official School of Portland Ballet

517 Forest Ave, Ste. 2, Portland, ME 04101

(207) 772-9671; www.portlandballet.org

MARYLAND

BALTIMORE BALLET COMPANY & SCHOOL

Cem Catbas, Director

10534 York Road, Cockeysville, MD 21030

(410) 667-7974 www.baltimoreballet.com

CITYDANCE SCHOOL & CONSERVATORY

NORTH BETHESDA & ROCKVILLE MD

WASHINGTON D.C.

Lorraine Spiegler, Artistic Director

Stanislav Issaev, Ballet Master (Professional

Training Program). Vaganova-based curriculum

integrated with contemporary techniques.

Ages 7-19. Pre-professional training,

performance opportunities, guest artist

residencies, summer intensives. (301) 581-5204

www.citydance.nct Sc registrar@citydance.net

DAWN CRAFTON DANCE CENTER

Visit us at www.dcdcDance.com

Ballet, Tap, Jazz, all levels, all ages

Dawn Crafton, Artistic Director. (301) 840-8400

7601C Airpark Rd, Gaithersburg, MD 20879

FREDERICK SCH. OF CLASSICAL BALLET

Home of Maryland Regional Ballet

Joyce Morrison, Dir. (301) 662-9441

36 E. Patrick St. Frederick, MD 21701

GOUCHER COLLEGE

Elizabeth Lowe Ahearn, Program Contact--B.A.

in dance. Personalized educational experience

with ability to double major or minor, and

opportunity to concentrate in arts administration

or dance science. Performing and choreographic

options throughout the year. Guest artists each

semester. Scholarships available. Baltimore, MD

(410) 337-6390 www.goucher.edu/dance

HOPE GARDEN BALLET ACADEMY

Mme Fran Ichijo, Artistic Director. Pre-professional

training in classical ballet Summer Intensive. Poolesville,

MD. (301) 466-1906 www.hopegardenballet.com

JEAN KETTELL STUDIO OF DANCE-DUNDALK

J. Kettell-Dir, formerly Radio City Music Hall Rockette

(410) 284-2110 & jeankettellstudioofdance.com

MARYLAND YOUTH BALLET (MYB)

Olivier Munoz, Artistic Director

926 Ellsworth Drive, Silver Spring, MD 20910

(301) 608-2232 www.marylandyouthballet.org

Ballet for children, adults, and professionals.

TOWSON UNIVERSITY

Department of Dance

BFA in Dance Performance/Education.

Audition required; scholarships available

7800 York Road, Towson, MD 21252

(410) 704-4527; www.towson.edu/dance

MASSACHUSETTS

BOSTON BALLET SCHOOL

Mikko Nissinen, Co. Artistic Director

Margaret Tracey, Director

Boston, Newton, Marblehead locations

www.bostonballet.org/school (617) 456-6333

BOSTON CONSERVATORY AT BERKLEE

Tommy Neblett, Dean of Dance

B.F.A. in Contemporary Dance Performance

8 Fenway, Boston, MA 02215 (617) 912-9153

bostonconservatory.berklee.edu

DEAN COLLEGE

Joan Phelps Palladino School of Dance

Marc M. Arentsen, MFA, Dean, School of Dance.

A.A., B.A, and B.FA in Dance; (508) 541-1606

99 Main St, Franklin, MA 02038 & dean.edu

THE HANOVER THEATRE CONSERVATORY FOR THE

PERFORMING ARTS

Dir. of Dance, Jennifer Agbay. 2 Southbridge St,

Worcester (508) 471-1794 thehanovertheatre.org

HARVARD UNIVERSITY DANCE CENTER

Theater, Dance & Media Degree; Credit & non-credit

classes, master classes, performances,

choreographic mentorship. Jill Johnson,

Director, Faculty. 66 Garden St, Cambridge, MA

(617) 495-8683, ofa.fas.harvard.edu/dance

JACOB'S PILLOW

School, Archives, Community Programs

358 George Carter Rd, Becket, MA 01223

(413) 243-9919; www.jacobspillow.org

info@jacobspillow.org

KOLTUN BALLET BOSTON

Year-Round Training & Summer Program,

Ballet, Classical Variations, Jazz, Contemporary

Musical Theatre, Competitions, Performance

opportunities. 23 Main St, Watertown MA 02472

KoltunBalletBoston.com (617) 901-3792

LEXINGTON SCHOOL OF BALLET

www.LexingtonSchoolofBallet.com

1403 Massachusetts Ave, Lexington, MA 02420

(781) 861-9349. Ballet, Jazz, Modern,

Pre-Professional, Summer Intensive Programs.

MARBLEHEAD SCHOOL OF BALLET

Home of the North Shore Civic Ballet, Paula K.

Shiff, Direc. 115 Pleasant St, Marblehead, MA.

(781) 631-6262 & marbleheadschoolofballet.com

NORTHEAST SCHOOL OF BALLET

Home of the Northeast Youth Ballet

Denise Cecere, Artistic Director

32 Lowell St. Reading, MA 01867

(781) 944-9100 www.northeastschoolofballet.org

SALEM STATE UNIVERSITY

Music and Dance Department

ssumusicdance@salemstate.edu

WALNUT HILL SCHOOL FOR THE ARTS

Michael Owen, Director. Intensive Ballet,

Rigorous High School Academic Curriculum.

Summer & After-School Programs. Natick, MA

(508) 650-5020 www.walnuthillarts.org

MICHIGAN

CECCHETTI COUNCIL OF AMERICA

The first nonprofit educational corporation

of teachers devoted to the art of ballet.

Graded syllabus and examinations for

students, teachers, and professionals.

23393 Meadows Avenue, Flat Rock, MI 48134

Contact: CCAinfo@aol.com www.cecchetti.org

THE COMMUNITY SCHOOL OF BALLET, LLC

Directors: Camilla Chiapuris ARAD, Dip. PDTC.

Alexandra O'Donnell ARAD, John Chiapuris

Founder. 2875 Boardwalk Dr., Ste B, Ann Arbor, MI

48104. (734) 996-8515 www.csballetannarbor.com

FLINT SCHOOL OF PERFORMING ARTS

Karen Jennings, Chair(810) 238-1350

1025 E.Kearsley St, Flint, MI 48503

Home of Flint Youth Ballet

www.FlintInstituteofMusic.org

GRAND RAPIDS BALLET

James Sofranko, Art. Direc. 341 Ellsworth Ave SW

Gr. Rapids, MI. info@grballet.com & grballet.com

GRAND VALLEY STATE UNIVERSITY

B.A. In Dance, Dance Minor

Department of Music, Theatre, and Dance

1 Campus Dr., 1300 PAC, Allendale, MI 49401 (616)

331-3484; www.gvsu.edu/dance

HOPE COLLEGE

Chair: Matthew Farmer, BA, BS in Dance

Accredited by NASD; Ballet, Jazz, Modern, Hip

Hop, Tap. Holland, MI 49423 (616) 395-7700

www.hope.edu/dance

INTERLOCHEN CENTER FOR THE ARTS

Offering a fine arts boarding high school

and summer programs. P.O. Box 199,

Interlochen, MI 49643. (800) 681-5912

interlochen.orgadmission@interlochen.org

MADONNA UNIVERSITY

Susan Panek, Director of Performing Arts

BFA/Dance Performance, BA/Dance. Audition

Ballet/Modern/Jazz/Tap.Talent Scholarships.

(734) 432-5628; spanek@madonna.edu

OAKLAND UNIVERSITY

Gregory Patterson, Director (248) 370-2030

B.A, B.F.A.; Accredited NASD; ballet, modern,

jazz. Rochester, MI 48309-4401

patterso@oakland.edu, oakland.edu/smtd

ROSE MARIE FLOYD STUDIO OF BALLET

Home of the Contemporary Civic Ballet Co.

939 N. Main, Royal Oak, MI 48067

(248) 641-9063 or 546-7484 rosemariefloyd.com

UNIVERSITY OF MICHIGAN

Christian Matijas-Mecca, Associate Chair

BFA, MFA (2-year), Dance Minor. NASD.

smtd.umich.edu/dance (734) 763-5460

smtd.admissions@umich.edu

MINNESOTA

BALLET ROYALE MINNESOTA, official school of

TWIN CITIES BALLET OF MINNESOTA dance CO.

Denise Vogt & Rick Vogt. (952) 898-3163

16368 Kenrick Ave, Lakeville, MN 55044

TwinCitiesBallet.org & BalletRoyaleMN.org

MINNESOTA BALLET

230 W. Superior St, #50, Duluth. minnesotaballet.org

Karl von Rabenau, office@minnesotaballet.org

ST. PAUL BALLET

Christina Onusko, Director

655 Fairview Ave. N,

St. Paul, MN (651) 690-1588 www.spballet.org

TU DANCE/THE SCHOOL AT TU DANCE CENTER

Toni Pierce-Sands & Uri Sands, Artistic Directors

Laurel Keen, School Director | www.tudance.org

2121 University Ave W, St. Paul, MN 55114

THE UNIV. OF MINNESOTA, TWIN CITIES

Carl Flink, Director of Dance. (612) 624-5060

B.A. & B.F.A. in Dance (Modem & Global

Contemporary). Department of Theatre Arts and

Dance. Barbara Barker Center for Dance, 500 21st

Ave. So, Minneapolis, Minnesota 55455-0480.

umdance@umn.edu Visit: www.dance.umn.edu

MISSISSIPPI

TUPELO ACADEMY OF DANCE ARTS

Official school of Tupelo Ballet

2224 West Jackson, Tupelo, MS 38801

(662) 844-4352 and balletplus@aol.com

THE UNIVERSITY OF SOUTHERN

MISSISSIPPI, DEPARTMENT OF DANCE

B.F.A, Performance/Choreography or Dance

Education. 118 College Dr. #5056, Hattiesburg,

MS 39406-0001 P: 601.266.4161 AA/EOE/ADAI

stacy.reischmanfletcher@usm.edu

MISSOURI

KANSAS CITY BALLET & SCHOOL

Devon Carney, Artistic Director

Grace M. Holmes, School Director

Todd Bolender Center for Dance & Creativity

500 W. Pershing Rd, Kansas City, MO 64108

(816) 931-2232; www.kcballet.org

SAINT LOUIS BALLET SCHOOL

Official school of Saint Louis Ballet

Gen Horiuchi, Artistic Director

218 THF Blvd, Chesterfield, MO 63005

(636) 537-1998; www.stlouisballet.org

UNIV. OF MISSOURI-KANSAS CITY CONSERVATORY

BFA Dance; Performance and Choreography

Julie Koch, Head of Admissions, (816) 235-2900

cadmissions@umkc.edu, conservatory.umkc.edu

MONTANA

THE UNIVERSITY OF MONTANA--MISSOULA

Explore Dance in the Mountains of Montana

Nicole Bradley Browning, Program Head

BFA, BA, Minor in Dance

www.umt.edu/theatredance

NEBRASKA

CREIGHTON UNIVERSITY, OMAHA

Patrick Roddy, Dance Faculty

proddy@creighton.edu

Dance Minor. Lied Education Center for the

Arts, 2500 California Plaza, Omaha, NE 68178

(402) 280-3047 finearts.creighton.edu

NEVADA

ACADEMY OF NEVADA BALLET THEATRE

The Official School of Nevada Ballet Theatre

1651 Inner Circle, Las Vegas 89134

(702) 243-2623 Email: info@nevadaballet.org

www.nevadaballet.org

NEW HAMPSHIRE

ST. PAUL'S SCHOOL DANCE PROGRAM

Academic Boarding School

Kate Lydon, Director, klydon@sps.edu

325 Pleasant St, Concord, NH 03301

(603) 229-5626, www.sps.edu/dance

NEW JERSEY

THE ACADEMY OF DANCE ARTS

Nicholas and Shayne Mishoe, Directors

Jennifer James Church, Artistic Advisor

Ballet, Modern, Jazz, Pilates, Gyrotonic[R]

70 Apple St, Suite A, Tinton Falls, NJ 07724

(732) 842-9262; www.ADANJ.com

ARB'S PRINCETON BALLET SCHOOL

Official School of The American Repertory

Ballet. Julie Diana Hench, Executive Director

Aydmara Cabrera, School Director

Princeton | Cranbury | New Brunswick, NJ

(609) 921-7758 (732) 249-1254 www.arballet.org

ART OF MOTION, INC. www.artofmotion.org

Home of Art of Motion Dance Theatre AOMDT.org

artofmotion.inc@gmail.com (201) 652-5800

DANCEWORKS STUDIOS, INC.

Director: Kathy Costa McKeown

Ballet, Pointe, Modern, Jazz, Tap, HipHop

(973) 655-9558 www.danceworksstudios.com

MONTCLAIR STATE UNIVERSITY

BFA, BA, and MFA in Dance

Montclair, NJ 07043

(973) 655-7080 www.montcIair.edu

NEW JERSEY SCHOOL OF BALLET

Florham Park, Somerville, Morristown

Registrations accepted year round

Open Classes & Intensive

Ballet, pointe, contemporary, jazz, hip-hop, tap

(973)597-9600 www.njschoolofballet.org

PERFORMING ARTS SCHOOL @bergenPAC

Dance Director: roberta mathes, Englewood,

NJ. (201) 816-8160 ext. 68, ages 3-adults, pre-professional

program, college credit, NYCB/ABT

master classes, July/Aug. 2-week summer

intensive, www.bergenpac.org/education/dance

RUTGERS UNIVERSITY, MASON GROSS SCHOOL

OF THE ARTS--DEPARTMENT OF DANCE

Programs BFA, BA, BFA/EdM, EdM, MFA, Minor

Details: masongross.rutgers.edu/dance

NEW MEXICO

NDI NEW MEXICO, teaching children excellence

Serving 8,400 children annually.

Exemplary dance facilities in Santa Fe &

Albuquerque, & statewide outreach programs,

Russell Baker, Executive Director

www.ndi-nm.org, (505) 557-6037

NEW YORK

92ND STREET Y HARKNESS DANCE CENTER

Taryn Kachock Russell, Director

1395 Lexington Ave (@ 92nd St), NYC 10128

Ph. (212) 415-5552. Children & adult classes; teen

intensives and performance groups; professional

space grants; lecture and performance series; Dance

Education Laboratory & Dance Therapy Professional

Development Programs. Visit 92Y.org/Dance

ABT JACQUELINE KENNEDY ONASSIS SCHOOL

Official School of American Ballet Theatre

Artistic Director: Cynthia Harvey

890 Broadway, 3rd Fl, NYC 10003

(212) 477-3030; www.abt.org/jkoschool

ADELPHI UNIVERSITY DANCE DEPT.

Performing Arts Center. Garden City, NY

Frank Augustyn, Chair

(516)877-4250

aupac@adelphi.edu &

dance.adelphi.edu/bfa-in-dance/

BALLET ACADEMY EAST

Julia Dubno, Director

1651 Third Avenue, New York, NY 10128

Tel: (212) 410-9140; Fax: (212) 369-2723

Email: info@baenyc.com

BALLET ARTS CENTER FOR DANCE

NYC's grandest studio located in the historic,

renovated City Center Theatre. World-class,

professional-level instruction 365 days/year.

F-1 VISA Program. 130 W. 56 St. NYC 10019

(212) 582-3350, www.BALART.COM

THE BALLET CLUB

Anne Easterling Freifelder, Director

Professional Training; classes & private instruc.

328 E. 61st St, 2nd fir, NY 10065;

(917) 281-1030 www.theballetclub.com

BALLET HISPANICO

Eduardo Vilaro, Artistic Director & CEO

Michelle Manzanales, Director, School of Dance

167 West 89th St, New York 10024. (212) 362-6710

www.ballethispanico.org@ballethispanico

BARD COLLEGE

4-year Liberal Arts, dance major. Annandale-on-Hudson,

NY 12504. (845) 758-7979 dance.bard.edu

BARNARD COLLEGE, COLUMBIA UNIV.

BA Dance Major/Minor.

Modern/Post-Modern/Ballet/World Dance/

Choreography/Performative Studies/Cultural

Studies. 3009 Broadway, NYC, 10027.

(212)854-2995 dance.barnard.edu

BRANT LAKE DANCE CAMP

Professional instruction in Ballet, Contemporary,

Hip Hop, Tap & Jazz plus other activities. Girls

ages 11-15.7586 State Rte. 8, Brant Lake, NY 12815

(518) 494-2406 www.brantlakedancecamp.com

BROADWAY DANCE CENTER

Drop-in classes for all styles & levels.

350+ classes weekly. Workshops/Programs:

Children and Teens Program, International Student

Visa Program, Summer & Winter Workshops,

Absolute Beginner Wksps, Teacher Wksps,

Group Services, Rockette Experience and Boutique.

Diane King, Executive Director.

322 West 45th Street, 3rd floor, New York, NY 10036

(212) 582-9304. Fax (212) 977-2202

Email: Info@bwydance.com

www.BroadwayDanceCenter.com

THE COLLEGE AT BROCKPORT

State University of New York

MFA, MA, BFA, BA, BS.

Auditions held October, February, March.

For audition application, visit

www.brockport.edu/dance

dance@brockport.edu; (585) 395-2153

CUNNINGHAM TECHNIQUE[R]

Daily technique class; Repertory Workshops

@ City Center Studios--130 West 56th Street,

New York, NY 10019 (212) 255-8240

www.mercecunningham.org

EGLEV5KY BALLET

Maurice Brandon Curry, Exec. Artistic Director

700 Hicksville Road, Bethpage, NY 11714

Ph: (516) 746-1115 info@eglevskyballet.org

www.eglevskyballet.org

HAMPTON BALLET THEATRE SCHOOL

Sara Jo Strickland, Director. Ballet, Jazz, Hip

Hop, Contemporary, Tap, Ballroom, Modern.

Intensives. 3 yrs.-Adult. 213 Butter Ln, Unit J,

Bridgehampton, NY 11932. Ph. (631) 237-4810

www.hamptonballettheatreschool.com

HOFSTRA UNIVERSITY DRAMA / DANCE DEPT.

BFA Dance, BA Dance, BS Educ./Dance Educ.

Dir. Rachel List. (516) 463-5661; 128 Hofstra Univ.

Hempstead, NY 11549 Rachel.List@Hofstra.edu

HUNTER COLLEGE

Arnhold Graduate Dance Education Program

Kathleen Isaac, Director (212) 396-6635

695 Park Ave, 519 THH, NY, NY, 10065

MA and 5-Yr BA/MA in Dance Education

+ NYS Pre-K-12 Teacher Certification

www.hunter.cuny.edu/agdep

INSTITUTE FOR AMERICAN MUSICAL THEATRE

Post-secondary and Summer Intensives in NYC

ALL professional Broadway faculty

www.IAMusicalTheatre.com

THE JUILLIARD SCHOOL

Professional Dance Training + B.F.A. degree

Adjacent Residence Hall. 60 Lincoln Center Plaza

NYC 10023-6588. danceadmissions@juilliard.edu

(212) 799-5000 x223; www.juilliard.edu

LONG ISLAND UNIVERSITY

BFA in Dance Studies, LIU/POST Camp

Dr. Cara Gargano, Chair of Theatre, Film, &

Dance. 720 Northern Boulevard,

Brookville, NY 11548 Ph. (516) 299-2353

Visit www.hu.edu

MANHATTAN MOVEMENT & ARTS CENTER

Rose Caiola, Executive Artistic Director

Home of Manhattan Youth Ballet School &

Company; Summer Programs; International

Student Visa Program; open dance & fitness

classes; Children's Program; studio & theater

rentals. 248 W. 60th St, NYC (212) 787-1178

www.manhattanmovement.com

MANHATTANVILLE COLLEGE

Shawn Bible, Chair. B A Dance, Theatre,

Technical Theatre. Audition. (914) 323-5458

2900 Purchase St, Purchase, NY 10577

www.mville.edu/programs/dance-theatre

MARJORIE LIEBERT-TEACHER/COACH

Ballet, and Kniaseff Barre-a-Terre

Classes and Private Therapy. (212) 724-3238

barre-a-terre.com; barre.a.terre@gmail.com

MARK MORRIS DANCE CENTER

Children and Adult classes in ballet,

modern, jazz, West African, Pilates and yoga.

3 Lafayette Avenue, Brooklyn, NY 11217

(718) 624-8400. Class schedules www.mmdg.org

MARYMOUNT MANHATTAN COLLEGE

Katie Langan, Director of Dance

BFA & BA, 4-year Liberal Arts

221 East 71st St, NYC 10021 (212) 517-0610

1-800-MARYMOUNT www.mmm.edu

NATIONAL DANCE INSTITUTE--NationalDance.org

Founded in 1976 by Jacques d'Amboise

Arts education and teacher training

Ellen Weinstein, Artistic Director. (212) 226-0083

PAUL TAYLOR AMERICAN MODERN DANCE

THE TAYLOR SCHOOL

Classes for all ages and levels

551 Grand Street, New York, NY 10002

(212) 431-5562; www.ptamd.org

PERIDANCE CAPEZIO CENTER

State-of-the-Art facilities at Union Square.

Outstanding world-class teachers. 250+ weekly

classes. Unparalleled Workshops. F-1 Visa Int'l.

Programs. 2-year Certificate Training Program.

Summer Intensives. Children/Teen Programs.

In-house Theater. 126 E. 13 St, NYC.

(212) 505-0886 PERIDANCE.COM

POSEY SCHOOL OF DANCE, INC.

Elsa Posey, President & Director

Ballet, Modern Dance, Children's Dance

Box 254, Northport, NY 11768; (631) 757-2700

eposey@optonline.net & www.poseyschool.com

PROFESSIONAL CHILDREN'S SCHOOL

provides a challenging and engaging college

preparatory program in grades 6-12. Our

school is ideal for busy dancers, musicians,

actors and athletes who are serious about

their studies. Shari Honig, Director of

Admissions, 132 West 60th St, New York, NY

10023-7495; (212) 582-3116; www.pcs-nyc.org

PURCHASE COLLEGE/SUNY

Conservatory of Dance. Int. Director of Dance

Nelly van Bommel. BFA. Audition required.

735 Anderson Hill Rd, Purchase NY 10577

(914) 251-6800; www.purchase.edu/dance

SCHOOL OF AMERICAN BALLET

Official School of New York City Ballet

70 Lincoln Center Plaza, New York NY 10023-6592

(212) 769-6600 Fax (212) 769-4897 www.sab.org

SOKOLOW DANCE FOUNDATION

Repertory--Residencies

Lorry May, Founding Director

(508) 2224745 www.annasokolow.org

SOKOLOW THEATRE DANCE ENSEMBLE

Performances / Classes / Residencies

Jim May, Dir.--NYC. sokolowtheatredance.org

STEPS ON BROADWAY

Carol Paumgarten, Founder

Joe Lanteri, Executive Director

Diane Grumet, Artistic Director

Daily professional and adult classes in all styles and

levels, workshops & master classes, Work/Study,

Group Packages. Professional Training Programs,

International Training Program, Steps Youth

Programs, ages 18 mo-18 yr. 2121 Broadway,

3rd Fl, NYC, (212) 874-2410 StepsNYC.com

info@StepsNYC.com

VIC D'AMORE STUDIO OF DANCE LTD.

721 Acorn St, Deer Park, NY 11729

(631) 586-4460 www.vicdamore.com

NORTH CAROLINA

BALLET CONSERVATORY OF ASHEVILLE

(828) 255-5777; 6 East Chestnut St, Asheville,

NC 28801. BalletConservatoryofAsheville.com

BALLET SCHOOL OF CHAPEL HILL

1603 East Franklin St, Chapel Hill,

NC 27514; (919) 942-1339

www.balletschoolofchapelhill.com

CHARLOTTE BALLET ACADEMY

Ayisha McMillan Cravotta, Academy Director

Hope Muir, Artistic Director

Patricia McBride, Master Teacher

701 N. Tryon Street, Charlotte, NC 28202

(704) 372-3900 www.charlotteballet.org

DUKE UNIVERSITY

Dr. Purnima Shah, Dance Program Director

BA in Dance, Modern, Ballet, African,

Choreography, Performance, History, Theory

Box 90686, Durham, NC 27708 (919) 660-3354

or http://danceprogram.duke.edu

EAST CAROLINA UNIVERSITY

School of Theatre and Dance

BFA Dance Performance

Greenville, NC 27858 (252) 328-6390

theatre@ecu.edu www.ecu.edu/theatredance

ELON UNIVERSITY

BFA Dance Performance and Choreography,

BS in Dance Science, and Dance minor.

Ballet, Modern, Jazz, Somatics, Choreography,

Performance. Audition Coord. Em: krippy@elon.edu

www.elon.edu/perartsdanceprogram@elon.edu

TRIANGLE ACADEMY OF DANCE

Carolina Youth Ballet, Affiliate Company

2918 Kildaire Farm Rd,Cary,

NC 27518. (919) 387-1298

www.triangle-academy-dance.com

UNIV. OF N.C. AT GREENSBORO

BA, B.F.A., M.A., M.F.A, Teacher Certif.

(336) 334-5570 dance.uncg.edu

UNIVERSITY OF NORTH CAROLINA

SCHOOL OF THE ARTS

Professional training in ballet & contemporary.

High School Diploma; College Diploma B.F.A.

Winston-Salem, www.uncsa.edu (336) 770-3290

OHIO

BALLETMET DANCE ACADEMY

Maria Torija, Academy Director

Official School of BalletMet

Full Curriculum, 322 Mt. Vernon Ave. Columbus,

OH 43215. (614) 229-4860 www.balletmet.org

CINCINNATI BALLET

OTTO M. BUDIG ACADEMY

Ginger Johnson, VP of Academy + Education

Sarah Hairston, Academy Director

1555 Central Parkway, Cincinnati, OH 45215

(513)562-1111 www.cballet.org

CLEVELAND BALLET

Professional Ballet Company/School, Youth

Company, Trainee Program, Summer Intensive,

Boarding School. Gladisa Guadalupe, Artistic Dir.

Dr. Michael Krasnyansky, President & CEO.

(216) 320-9000, www.clevelandballet.org

CLEVELAND CITY DANCE

Courtney Laves-Mearini, Director

13108 Shaker Square, Cleveland, OH 44120

Ballet, Boys Ballet, Jazz, Tap, Modern, Summer Int.

(216) 295-2222 & www.clevelandcitydance.com

DAYTON BALLET/

DAYTON PERFORMING ARTS ALLIANCE

Karen Russo Burke, Artistic Director--Ballet

126 N. Main Street, Suite 210, Dayton OH 45402

(937) 224-3521 daytonperformingarts.org/ballet

OHIO STATE UNIVERSITY DEPT. OF DANCE

BFA, MFA, PhD. 1813 N. High St,

316 Sullivant Hall, Columbus, OH, US, 43210

Ph (614) 292-7977 dance@osu.edu

OHIO UNIVERSITY DANCE

137 Putnam Hall, Athens, Ohio 45701

(740) 593-1826 & www.ohio.edu/finearts/dance

WRIGHT STATE UNIVERSITY

Faculty: Teressa Wylie McWilliams, Gina Walther,

Gregory Robinson, Erin Robbins. Professional

Guest Artists B.F.A.. Professional training in ballet,

modern, & jazz. Affiliated with The Dayton Ballet

and Dayton Contemporary Dance Company II.

Write: Theatre Arts, Wright State Univ., Dayton,

OH 45435. (937) 775-3072; www.wright.edu/tdmp

OKLAHOMA

THE OKLAHOMA CITY BALLET

YVONNE CHOUTEAU SCHOOL

The official school of OKC Ballet

Robert Mills, Artistic Dir. 6800 N. Classen Blvd,

OKC 73116. (405) 843-9898 & www.okcballet.org

TULSA BALLET CENTER FOR DANCE EDUC.

The Official School of Tulsa Ballet

Marcello Angelini, Artistic Director

1212 E. 45th Place, Tulsa, OK 74105

(918) 712-5327 & www.tulsaballet.org

OREGON

PACIFIC UNIVERSITY

BA in Dance. Ballet, contemporary, jazz,

choreography, history, kinesiology, company.

dance@pacificu.edu & www.pacificu.edu/future-undergraduate/

academics/areas-study/dance

THE PORTLAND BALLET

Academy, Youth Company & Career Track

Nancy Davis & Anne Mueller, Artistic Directors

6250 SW Capitol Highway, Portland, OR 97239

(503) 452-8448 www.theportlandballet.org

WESTERN OREGON UNIVERSITY

B.A, B.S. in Dance

Department of Theatre and Dance

Monmouth, OR 97361

(503) 838-8375 www.wou.edu

PENNSYLVANIA

BUCKNELL UNIVERSITY

Dance Program, Dance Minor. Scholarships

Available. Lewisburg, PA 17837

http://www.bucknell.edu/theatreanddance

CENTRAL PENNSYLVANIA YOUTH BALLET

5 North Orange Street, Suite #3

Carlisle, PA 17013. Ph (717) 245-1190

info@cpyb.org & www.cpyb.org

DESALES UNIVERSITY

B.A. Degree in Dance

Talent Scholarships Available

2755 Station Avenue

Center Valley, PA 18034-9568

(610) 282-1100x1247; www.DeSales.edu/dance

DICKINSON COLLEGE

Sarah Skaggs, Dance Program Director

Carlisle, PA 17013; (717)245-1771 dickinson.edu

FRANKLIN & MARSHALL COLLEGE

Pamela Vail, Dance Program Director. Lancaster,

PA. (717) 358-4228 & www.fandm.edu/tdf

GREATER YORK DANCE / MIDSTATE BALLET

3524 E Market St York, PA 17402

(717) 755-6683 www.gydance.org

MARYLLOYD CLAYTOR DANCE COMPANY

Pittsburgh, PA. (412) 216-2616

marylloydclaytordancecompany.com

MUHLENBERG COLLEGE

Contact: Karen Dearborn. B.A. Dance & Dance

Minor

Performance, Choreography, Education, Dance

Science, dearborn@muhlenberg.edu. Allentown,

PA. muhlenberg.edu/dance (484) 664-3335

NOTARA SCHOOL OF DANCE AND ACTING

Darrell and Sally Notara, Directors

Officiai school of the Notara Dance Theatre, Inc.

P.O. Box 1204, Stroudsburg, PA 18360

(570) 421-1718 8enotara.net

PENNSYLVANIA ACADEMY OF BALLET

Established 1974. Melinda Pendleton, Director

29 N. Narberth Ave, Narberth, PA 19072.

(610) 664-3455. Visit www.paacademyofballet.com

THE PHILADELPHIA DANCE ACADEMY

Home of The Philadelphia Youth Ballet

Main Line & Philadelphia locations

(215)922-2422

www.philadelphiadanceacademy.com

PITTSBURGH BALLET THEATRE SCHOOL

Terrence S. Orr-Art. Dir, Harris N. Ferris-Ex. Dir

2900 Liberty Avenue Pittsburgh PA 15201

(412) 281-0360www.pbt.org

www.facebook.com/pghballet

SLIPPERY ROCK UNIVERSITY

Ursula Payne, Chair, (724) 738-4509

B.F.A. and B.A. in Dance & minor, www.sru.edu

Dept. of Dance, Slippery Rock, PA 16057

UNIVERSITY OF THE ARTS

Donna Faye Burchfield, Dean, School of Dance

BFA & MFA programs. Info: dance@uarts.edu

Visit: www.uarts.edu. 320 S. Broad Street,

Philadelphia, PA 19102. Dance: (215) 717-6110

Admissions: 1 (800) 616-2787, ext. 6049

WISSAHICKON DANCE ACADEMY

Nancy Maimed, Director. Vaganova Syllabus

38 East Schoolhouse Lane, Philadelphia, PA

19144. nmalmed@verizon.net

(215) 849-7950; www.wissahickondance.com

SOUTH CAROLINA

CAROLINA BALLET

CENTER FOR DANCE EDUCATION

COLUMBIA MUSIC FESTIVAL ASSOCIATION

John Whitehead, Executive Director

Mimi Worrell, Artistic Director

Ashley Lindler, Director of Administration

ArtSpace--914 Pulaski Street Columbia, SC 29201

(803)-771-6303 www.carolinaballet.net

COKER UNIVERSITY

Angela M Gallo, Dean, School of Visual and

Performing Arts. Four-year. Fully Accredited.

B.F.A. in Dance, Performance and Choreography;

B.A. in Dance Education (K-12 Certification);

B.A. in Dance; Dance Minor.

www.coker.edu Admissions: 1 (800)950-1908

COLUMBIA CITY BALLET

William Starrett Artistic and Executive Director

1545 Main Street, Columbia, SC. 29201

(803)799-7605

jcobb@columbiacityballetcom

www.columbiacityballet.com

COLUMBIA CLASSICAL BALLET COMPANY

Radenko Pavlovich, Artistic Director

PO Box 2473, Columbia, SC 29202

(803) 210-7725 colaclassicalballet@gmail.com. Visit:

columbiaclassicalballet.com. Pavlovich Ballet School

25 Forest Lake PL, Columbia 29206 (803) 782-8847

COLUMBIA CONSERVATORY OF DANCE

William Starren & Mariclare Miranda

1545 Main St, Columbia, SC 29201

(803) 252-0555 columbiaconservatoryofdance.com

FOOTHILLS DANCE CONSERVATORY

Ginny Siano-Eck, Artistic Director. Val Salnikov,

Ballet Master. 109 E. North 1st St, Seneca, SC.

foothillsdance@nctv.com & foothillsdance.com

TENNESSEE

BALLET MEMPHIS & BALLET MEMPHIS SCHOOL

Dorothy Gunther Pugh, Artistic Director

2144 Madison Ave, Memphis, TN 38104

(901) 737-7322, www.balletmemphis.org

COLLAGE DANCE COLLECTIVE

Kevin Thomas, Artistic Director

2497 Broad Avenue, Memphis, TN 38112

(901) 800-1873; collagedance.org

NEW BALLET ENSEMBLE AND SCHOOL

Katie Smythe, Director (901) 726-9225

katie@newballet.org. Strong Ballet focus, Flamenco

and Hip Hop. Financial aid.

2157 York Ave, Memphis 38104; newballet.org

TEXAS

ALLEGRO ACADEMY OF DANCE

Glenda Brown, Vanessa Brown, Directors

Home of Allegro Ballet of Houston

The Glenda Brown Choreography Project

Stars of Tomorrow International/Austria (281) 496

4670.14027 Memorial Dr., #423, Houston, TX 77079.

glendabrown@allegroballetofhouston.com

www.theglendabrownchoreographyproject.com

BALLET ACADEMY OF TEXAS

Lisa Slagle, Director

Home of Ballet Ensemble of Texas

145 Fitness Court, Coppell, Tx 75019

(972) 745-0199 www.balletacademyoftexas.com

BALLET ARTS SCHOOL

Judith Clement Gani, B.F.A, M.F.A, Director

2103 Lockhill-Selma Rd, San Antonio, TX 78213

(210) 344-9428 www.balletartsschool.com

Home of Alamo Arts Ballet Theatre

BALLET AUSTIN ACADEMY

Stephen Mills, Artistic Director

Michelle Martin, Associate Artistic Director

William Piner, Academy Director

501 W. 3rd St. Austin, TX 78701

(512) 501-8704 www.balletaustin.org

THE BALLET CONSERVATORY

Kelly Kilburn-Lannin, BS Dance, Director

Home of Lake Cities Ballet Theatre

1400 FM 407, Lewisville, Texas 75077

(972) 317-0194 www.balletconservatory.com

CHAMBERLAIN BALLET CO. & SCHOOL

Kathy Chamberlain, Director

3003 West 15th St, Piano, TX 75075. (972) 985-1374

Fax (972) 867-8072 chamberlainschoolofballet.com

DANCE CENTER OF SAN ANTONIO

Vanessa Bessler, MBA, Director and Founder

information@dancecenterofsanantonio.org &

dancecenterofsanantonio.com. 126 W. Rector, #120,

San Antonio, TX 78216. (210) 871-8483

GOTTA DANCE (PLANO, TX)

Home of Plano Metropolitan Ballet. 3131 Custer Rd,

#195. (972) 769-0017 gottadanceplano.com

HOUSTON ACADEMY OF DANCE

Serving Houston Since 1971.

14520 Memorial Drive #78, Houston, TX 77079-5305

(281) 497-4783; www.chasingperfectiondance.com

KINDER HIGH SCHOOL FOR THE

PERFORMING AND VISUAL ARTS

Janie Carothere, Dance Chair

Complete dance and academic curriculum

Dept. of Dance, 790 Austin Street, Houston, Texas

77002. (713) 556-2417 www.hspva.org

MARGO DEAN SCHOOL OF BALLET

Home of Ballet Concerto

Margo Dean, Artistic Director

3803 Camp Bowie, Fort Worth, TX 76107

(817) 738-7915; www.margodeanballet.com

SAN ANTONIO SCHOOL FOR THE PERF. ARTS

Home of Alamo City Dance Company

saspa5678@yahoo.com saspa.org

11210 Disco St. San Antonio, TX 78216

(210)495-2787 (210)495-0129

SOUTHERN METHODIST UNIVERSITY

Christopher Dolder, Chair.

B.F. A. in Dance. Division of Dance,

P.O. Box 750356, Dallas, TX 75275

(214) 768-2718, smu.edu/meadows/dance

TEXAS A&M UNIVERSITY

B.S. in Kinesiology/Dance Science track

Dance concentration & minor

Director of Dance: Christine Bergeron

4245 TAMU; College Station, TX 77843-4245

(979) 845-5025; http://dance.tamu.edu

TEXAS CHRISTIAN UNIVERSITY

B.F.A. in Ballet and/or Modern Dance

School for Classical & Contemporary Dance

Box 297910 Fort Worth, TX 76129

www.dance.tcu.edu

TEXAS WOMAN'S UNIVERSITY

Mary Williford-Shade, Chair. Offering B.A, M.A.,

M.F.A, Ph.D., in Dance. PO Box 425708, Denton,

TX 76204-5708. Ph. (940) 898-2086/2085

Dance@twu.edu Visit: www.twu.edu/dance

UTAH

BALLET AT BRIGHAM YOUNG UNIV.

Full ballet curriculum leading to B.A.

273 Q RB BYU Provo, UT 84602

(801)422-4748 http://dance.byu.edu

UNIVERSITY OF UTAH SCHOOL OF DANCE

Ballet & Modern Dance, BFA & MFA programs,

Modern Minor, Certificates Ballet Teaching &

ScreenDance. Choreography, performance,

media, pedagogy, research. 330 S. 1500 E, Rm.

106, Salt Lake City, UT 84112; (801)581-7327;

www.dance.utah.edu & info@dance.utah.edu

VERMONT

THE PUTNEY SCHOOL DANCE PROGRAM

Academic Boarding School: Grades 9-12

Jessica Batten, Director of Dance

418 Houghton Brook Road, Putney, VT 05346

putnevschool.org / Instagram: @putneydance

VIRGINIA

BALLETNOVA CENTER FOR DANCE

Artistic Director Matthew Powell.

Pre-professional ballet program.

Studio theatre. Jazz, Tap, Hip-Hop, Modern. All ages.

20,000 sq. ft. studios. Summer Intensive. Arlington/

Fairfax, VA. (703) 778-3008 & www.BalletNova.org

THE CENTER FOR BALLET ARTS

Debra and Bennett Savage, Directors

3955 Pender Drive, Suite 105, Fairfax, VA 22030

(703) 273-5344 www.thecenterforballetarts.com

CLASSICAL BALLET THEATRE

Cynthia Donavin, Director

Pre Professional Program

Timed Release for High School

Classical Ballet Training. All ages.

Pilates, Stretch, Conditioning for Dancers,

Summer Intensive. Herndon, Virginia

Phone: (703) 471-0750 Visit: www.cbtnva.org

GEORGE MASON UNIVERSITY

B.F.A, B A, M.F.A. in Dance

School of Dance (703) 993-1114

Fairfax, VA 22030-4444

Web site: http://dance.gmu.edu

HOLLINS UNIVERSITY

B.A., B.A/B.F.A & M.F.A. Degrees in Dance

Roanoke, Virginia 24020

www.hollins.edu

JAMES MADISON UNIVERSITY

School of Theatre and Dance

Intensive B.A. Degree in Dance; Teaching

Licensure. Suzanne Miller-Corso, Dance Program

Coordinator. MSC 5601 Harrisonburg, VA

(540) 568-6342 www.jmu.edu/theatredance

OLD DOMINION UNIVERSITY

BA in Dance and Dance Education

Marilyn Marloff, Director. Diehn 1106B, Norfolk,

VA 23529; (757) 683-4354; mmarloff@odu.edu

RANDOLPH COLLEGE

Pamela Risenhoover, Chair, Dir.

Visiting Artist Program, BFA, BA, Dance

2500 Rivermont Ave, Lynchburg, VA 24503

(434) 947-8539 Visit www.randolphcollege.edu

RICHMOND BALLET

Stoner Winslett, Artistic Director

407 E. Canal St, Richmond VA 23219

Professional Company and School of

Richmond Ballet, www.richmondballet.com

SHENANDOAH UNIVERSITY (WINCHESTER, VA)

Maurice Fraga, Dance Division Chair

Pre-Professional Conservatory Training

BFA Dance & BA Dance. (540) 665-4581

www.su.edu/conservatory/dance-home

VIRGINIA COMMONWEALTH UNIVERSITY

School of the Arts/Department of Dance &

Choreography. BFA in Dance & Choreography;

BFA in Performance for Richmond Ballet Trainees.

Richmond, VA (804) 828-1711 arts.vcu.edu/dance

WILLIAM & MARY DANCE PROGRAM

B.A. in Interdisciplinary Studies, Dance Minor

Joan Gavaler (757) 221-2785 www.wm.edu/dance

WASHINGTON

ARC DANCE & SCHOOL

Marie Chong, Director

9250 14th Ave NW, Seattle, WA 98117

(206) 352-0799 www.arcdance.org

BREMERTON DANCE CENTER

Lawan Morrison, Founder. Mallory Morrison,

Director. Home of Peninsula Dance Theatre.

515 Chester Ave, Bremerton, WA 98337

bremertondancecenter.com (360) 377-6214

CAMEO/CARRABBA DANCE THEATRE/SCH.

Marco Carrabba, Artistic Director

18104 102nd N.E. Bothell, WA. 98011

(206) 369-7038 Company--School

(425) 483-4272 www.cameodance.com

CORNISH COLLEGE OF THE ARTS

BFA and Accelerated 3-yr BFA in Dance

Choreography, Contemporary Techniques, Ballet

Pilates Matwork Teaching Certificate

www.cornish.edu & admission@cornish.edu

1000 Lenora St, Seattle, 98121. (800) 726-ARTS

INTERNATIONAL BALLET THEATRE 8< ACADEMY

Vera Altunina, Artistic Director

507 6th Street South, Kirkland, WA 98033

(425) 822.7694 www.ibtbellevue.org

OLYMPIC BALLET THEATRE & SCHOOL

Mara Vinson & Oleg Gorboulev, Artistic

Directors

700 Main Street, Edmonds, WA 98020

(425) 774-7570 www.olympicballet.com

PACIFIC NORTHWEST BALLET SCHOOL

Peter Boal, Artistic Director

301 Mercer Street, Seattle, WA 98109

13440 N.E. 16th Street, Bellevue, WA 98005

(206) 441-2435 or (425) 451-1241 www.pnb.org

UNIV. OF WASHINGTON DEPT. OF DANCE

B.A.,M.F.A, Dance-Seattle, WA.

(206) 543-9843 www.dance.uw.edu

WEST VIRGINIA

WEST VIRGINIA UNIVERSITY--Dance.WVU.edu

Yoav Kaddar, Dir. BFA in Musical Theatre; BA in

Dance, Dance Minor. Summer Dance Academy.

WISCONSIN

MILWAUKEE BALLET COMPANY

Michael Pink, Artistic Director

MILWAUKEE BALLET SCHOOL & ACADEMY

Rolando Yanes, MBSA & Milwaukee Ballet II Director

128 N Jackson Street, Milwaukee, WI 53202

Connect@miIwaukeeballet.org

www.milwaukeeballet.org & (414) 902-2100

MILWAUKEE BALLET COMPANY

Michael Pink, Artistic Director

(414) 902-2100 www.milwaukeeballet.org

UNIV. WISCONSIN-STEVENS POINT

Prof. Joan Karlen, Chair. NASD Accredited.

BA Dance Major/Minor, dance@uwsp.edu

www.uwsp.edu/theatre-dance (715) 346-3982

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