Established in 1992.
OUR MISSION: To develop in each student a love of dance and a solid technical foundation in a positive, structured, nurturing environment.
We are dedicated to providing educational opportunities that open a multitude of life changing possibilities.
Just within the last two years our students have been offered 6 College Dance Scholarships.
Six of our students within the last 5 years have been offered year long Trainee Positions with Joffrey Ballet, New York City: “Of the many that audition for the Joffrey Ballet Summer Programs only 50 worldwide are invited to become year long Joffrey Trainees.”
We strive to provide and have provided our Pre-Professional students with some of the following options:
- Summer positions (by audition) with recognized prestigious Dance Institutions such as: American Ballet Theatre, Joffrey Ballet, Hubbard Street Dance Chicago, Interlochen, the Bolshoi Ballet Russia, the Rock School of Ballet, Minnesota Conservatory, Milwaukee Ballet, and Nashville Ballet.
- Acceptance as Dance Majors and Minors at Colleges, Conservatories and Universities.
- Multiple Awards of Dance College Scholarships.
- Offers of year-long Trainee programs with Professional Dance Companies.
- Performing student opportunities with companies such as Joffrey’s “Nutcracker”, Twyla Tharp’s “One Hundreds Project”, and Washington Ballet’s Hansel and Gretel.
- Producing professional performers, choreographers and instructors.