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ALABAMA

ALABAMA BALLET

Gia Rabito, Executive Director Tracey Aivey, Artistic Director 2726
1st Avenue South, Birmingham, AL 35233 (205) 322-4300; Fax (205)
322-4444 www.alabamaballet.org

ALABAMA DANCE THEATRE

Kitty Seale, Dir. & Foye DuBose, Ballet Master Located at
Armory Learning Arts Center 1018 Madison Ave., Montgomery, AL 36104
(334) 241-2590; Fax (334) 241-2504 Web: www.alabamadancetheatre.com

ALABAMA
SCHOOL OF FINE ARTS

 

David Keener, Dance Chair. Classically based, comprehensive Dance
and Academic Program for Grades 7-12. Audition required. 1800 Rev.
Abraham Woods Jr Blvd, Birmingham AL 35203 (205) 252-9241 x.2259 &
www.asfa.kl2.al.us

HUNTSVILLE BALLET SCHOOL

Official school of Huntsville Ballet Company Phillip Otto Artistic
Dir. and Rachel Butler, School Dir. PO Box 373, Huntsville, AL 358,04
(256) 539-0961 Visit: www.huntsvilleballet.org

MOBILE BALLET,
INC

.

Winthrop Corey, Artistic Director 4351 Downtowner Loop, N., Mobile,
AL 36609; (251) 342-2241; Fax (251) 343-8289

ALASKA

ALASKA DANCE THEATRE

Sarah Grunwaldt, Associate Artistic Dir. 550 E. 33rd Ave.,
Anchorage, AK 99503 Ph (907) 277.9591 info@alaskadancetheatre.org

ANCHORAGE CLASSICAL BALLET
ACAD

ACAD Acadia National Park
ACAD Atherosclerotic Coronary Artery Disease
.

Artistic Director, Michelangelo Canale 501 W. International Airport
Rd., Suite 22 Anchorage, AK 99518; (907) 569-3267

ARIZONA

ARIZONA SCHOOL OF CLASSICAL BALLET

Unique Preparatory & Full Academic Programs Summer program.
Nadya Zubkov, School Dir. 20820 N. 25th PL, Ste. 112, Phoenix, AZ 85050
(602) 494-3400 www.azclassicalballet.com

BALLET ARIZONA & THE SCHOOL OF BALLET ARIZONA

Artistic Director, Ib Andersen School Director, Carlos Valcarcel Ph
(602) 381-0184; 3645 E. Indian School Rd., Phoenix, school@balletaz.org
www.balletaz.org

THE
UNIVERSITY OF ARIZONA

 

Accredited
NASD

See National Association of Securities Dealers (NASD).
;
BFA

abbr.
Bachelor of Fine Arts

abbr BFA, B.F.A
Bachelor of Fine Arts; first degree in Fine Arts.
 Dance Major/Minor Ballet/Jazz/Modern. MFA
Dance Faculty: Jory Hancock-Director, James Clouser, Amy Ernst,
Elizabeth George, Suzanne Knosp, Melissa Lowe, Douglas Nielsen, Susan
Quinn, Michael Williams, Sam Watson. Scholarships. Write: School of
Dance, Ina Gittings Bldg., #121, Tucson, AZ 85721; (520) 621-4698
http://web.cfa.arizona.edu/dance/

CALIFORNIA

ACADEMY OF BALLET

Richard Gibson & Zory Karah, Directors 2121 Market St., San
Francisco, CA 94114 (415) 552-1166 sfacademyofballet.com

THE ACADEMY OF DANCE

Lori Silvaggio, Director Civic Ballet of
San Luis Obispo
 , city (1990 pop. 41,958), seat of San Luis Obispo co., S Calif., near San Luis Obispo Bay; inc. 1856.
 Home of
San Luis Jazz. 3422 Miguelito Court, San Luis Obispo, CA 93401 (805)
544-1230; fax (805) 540-5331 www.academyofdanceslo.com

ANAHEIM BALLET

Lawrence and Sarma Rosenberg, Directors 280 E Lincoln Ave.,
Anaheim, CA 92805 (714) 520-0904 & www.anaheimballet.org

AYAKO SCHOOL OF BALLET

Ayako Takahashi, Director (650) 592-7
ASB

ASB Anti-Social Behaviour
ASB Accounting Standards Board
ASB Aarhus School of Business
 Ballet, Modern, Jazz,
www.ayakoschool.com Home of Peninsula Youth Ballet, www.pyb.org 517-E
Marine View Ave., Belmont, CA 94002

BERKELEY BALLET THEATER

Ilona McHugh, Artistic Director Sally Streets, Principal Teacher
2640 College Ave., Berkeley, CA 94704 (510) 843-4687 or 4688
www.berkeleyballet.org

BERKELEY CITY BALLET

Elizabeth Godfrey, Artistic Director 1800 Dwight Wy, Berkeley, CA
94703 (510) 841-8913, www.berkeleycityballet.org

CALARTS

 SCHOOL OF DANCE

Stephan Koplowitz, Dean. BFA, MFA in Dance. Audition Required.
(661) 253-7771,24700 McBean Parkway, Valencia, CA 91355 www.calarts.edu

CALIFORNIA BALLET SCHOOL

Maxine Mahon, Director 4819 Ronson Court, San Diego, CA 92111-2097
(619) 560-5676

CALIFORNIA DANCE THEATRE

Kim Maselli & Lori Sorensen, Directors Home of the Pacific
Festival Ballet Company & The Dance Connection. 5863 Kanan Road,
Agoura Hills, CA 91301; (818) 707-3267

CALIFORNIA STATE
UNIV

., FULLERTON

Department of Theatre and Dance P.O. Box 6850, Fullerton, CA 92834
(657) 278-3178 or (657) 278-3629 www.fullerton.edu/arts/theatredance

CALIFORNIA STATE UNIV., LONG BEACH

MFA, MA, BFA and BA in Dance; Dept. of Dance, College of the Arts,
Long Beach, CA 90840; (562) 985-4747

CECCHETTI USA

Marnell Himes-Ushijima, FCUSA, FISTD, Executive Director 17662
Santa Rosa Circle, Fountain Valley, CA 92708; (714) 745-4544
www.cecchettiusa.org

CHAPMAN UNIVERSITY DEPT. OF DANCE

Nancy Dickson-Lewis, Chair BA in Dance and BFA in Dance Performance
(714) 744-7040 www.chapman.edu/dance

CITY BALLET OF
LOS ANGELES SCHOOL

 

Official School of the City Ballet of Los Angeles. Robyn
Gardenhire, Artistic Director 1532 W. 11th Street, Los Angeles, CA 90015
(323) 292-1932; www.citybalIetofla.org

CITY BALLET SCHOOL

Galina Alexandrova, Artistic Director. Guest Artists & Summer
Intensive. 32 Otis St., San Francisco, CA 94103.
www.cityballetschool.org cityballetschool@earthlink.net (415) 626-8878

THE COLBURN SCHOOLS TRUDL ZIPPER DANCE INSTITUTE

Leslie Carothers-Aromaa, Artistic Director Dance Classes for
children, teens and adults in a wide range of styles and levels.
Performance opportunities, Professional Training Program. 200 So. Grand
Ave., Los Angeles, CA 90012 (213) 621-1085 &
www.colburnschool.edu/tzdi

CONSERVATORY OF CLASSICAL BALLET

Beginning thru advanced; 3.5 years to Adult Summer Workshops. Ann
Fisher, Director 1035 MacArthur Blvd., San Leandro, CA 94577 (510)
568-7728; www.conservatoryofballet.com

CONTEMPORARY DANCE CONSERVATORY

Building beautiful, strong, healthy dancers in a whole new way. 213
26th Street, Sacramento, CA www.lenalogan.com 916-442-7262

CONTRA COSTA BALLET CENTRE

Richard Cammack & Zola Dishong, Directors 2040 N. Broadway,
Walnut Creek, CA 94596 (925) 935-7984; www.contracostaballet.org

DANCE STUDIO NO. 1

Elizabeth Banke R.A.D., A.B.T 12121 Pico Blvd. Los Angeles, CA
90064 310-979-9929 www.dancestudionol.com

DEFORE FOUNDATION FOR THE ARTS

Jimmie Defore Dance Center 151 Kalmus Dr., #G-3, Costa Mesa, CA
92626 (714) 241-9908; www.deforedance.com

DMITRI KULEV CLASSICAL BALLET ACAD.

Dmitri & Jennifer Kulev, Directors Professional Russian
Training, Summer Program 23091 Del Lago Dr., Laguna Hills, CA 92653
(949) 360-4233 Visit: www.dkcba.com

EDGE
PERFORMING ARTS CENTER

 

Home of L.A. Danceforce 1020 N. Cole Ave., Hollywood, CA 90038
(323) 962-7733 & www.edgepac.com

IDYLLWILD ARTS ACADEMY

Boarding High School for the Arts Ellen Rosa Taylor, Chair. PO Box
38, Idyllwild, CA 92549 (951) 659-2171×2223 idyllwildarts.org

INLAND PACIFIC BALLET

5050 Arrow Highway Montclair, CA 91763 (909) 482-1590,
info@ipballet.org www.ipballet.org

LAGUNA DANCE THEATRE

Shery Gilbert, Dir. (949) 855-4702; Suite F-3, 23854 Via
Fabricante, Mission Viejo, CA 92691. www.LagunaDanceTheatre.com

LONG BEACH BALLET ARTS CENTER

David Wilcox, Director Home of Long Beach Ballet 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 Theater 18138 Sherman Way, Reseda, CA 91335 (818) 342-0211
www.laballet.com

LOS ANGELES BALLET SCHOOL

The Official School of Los Angeles Ballet Christensen, Neary,
Whittaker–Directors 11755 Exposition Blvd., Los Angeles, CA 90064 (310)
488-8890 www.losangelesballetschool.org

MARAT DAUKAYEV SCHOOL OF BALLET

at Dance Arts Academy, 731 S. LaBrea Avenue, Los Angeles, CA 90036
(323) 965-0333 Administration (323) 964.9337 Studio
www.maratdaukayev.org

MARIN DANCE THEATRE

A Ballet Training Center Unlike Any Other! Margaret Swarthout,
Artistic Director Pre-professional ballet training 3-19 & adult
ballet. One St. Vincent Drive, San Rafael, CA 94903. Tel: (415) 499-8891
Fax: (415) 499-7687 Web: www.mdt.org, E-mail: info@mdt.org

MILLS COLLEGE DANCE DEPARTMENT

BA, MA, MFA, modern dance major 5000 MacArthur Blvd., Oakland, CA
94613 Ph (510) 430-2175; Fax (510) 430-3272 www.mills.edu/dance &
dance@mills.edu

NORTH COUNTY DANCEARTS, INC.

Tanya & Louis McKay, Directors 12750 Carmel Country Road, Suite
103 San Diego, CA 92130 (858) 792-9303 Web: www.northcountydancearts.com

PACIFIC BALLET ACADEMY

Marion Chaeff and Rima Cooke, Directors Summer Intensive (650)
969-4614; P.O. Box 765, Los Altos, CA 94023; pacificballet.org

PAMELA TROKANSKI DANCE WORKSHOP

Modern, Jazz, Ballet, Improvisation, Earth Rhythms, Pointe 2720 Del
Rio, Davis, CA 95616 (530) 756-3949 & www.trokanski.com

PASADENA DANCE THEATRE

Cynthia Young, Artistic Director 1985 East Locust Street Pasadena,
CA 91107 (626) 683-3459

PENINSULA
SCH

SCH Socket Head
SCH Synchronization Channel
SCH Succinylcholine
SCH Space Center Houston
. OF PERFORMING ARTS

2325 PV Dr. W. #106, Palos Verdes Est., CA 90274. Regional Ballet
Company (310) 375-1398; www.pspadance.com

PRESIDIO DANCE THEATRE ACADEMY

Official School of Presidio Dance Theatre Sherene Melania, Artistic
Director 1158 Gorgas, San Francisco, CA 94129 (415) 561-3958;
www.presidiodance.org

RIVERSIDE BALLET ARTS

Glenda Carhart, Dir. (951) 686-0226 ”
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” Productions
3840 Lemon St., Riverside, CA 92501

ROCO DANCE & FITNESS

Home of Annie Rosenthal & Co. 237 Shoreline Hwy, Mill Valley,
CA 94941; (415) 385-6786; Fax (415) 388-6787. www.rocodance.com or email
annie@rocodance.com

SAN DIEGO ACADEMY OF BALLET

Maxim and Sylvia Tchernychev, Directors. Strong, Russian training
(Vaganova method) Year round school with intensive summer program. (858)
496-0800, www.sdab.org

SAN DIEGO SCHOOL OF BALLET

Robin Morgan, Dir., (619) 294-7374 2650 TruxtunRd. #102, SD CA
92106 www.sandiegoballet.org

SAN DIEGO STATE UNIVERSITY

 

School of Music and Dance. BFA, BA in Dance. (619) 594-6031 &
www.dance.sdsu.edu

SAN FRANCISCO BALLET

 SCHOOL

Helgi Tomasson, Director Lola DeAvila, Associate Director 455
Franklin Street, San Francisco, CA 94102 (415) 865-6700
www.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

SHAWL-ANDERSON DANCE CENTER

Modern dance, classical ballet, and jazz. 2704 Alcatraz, Berkeley,
CA 94705 (510) 654-5921 www.shawl-anderson.org

SOUTHLAND BALLET ACADEMY

Salwa Rizkalla, Dir. (Vaganova). (714) 962-5440 Festival Ballet
Theatre, in Residence. 9527 Garfield Ave., Fountain Valley, CA 92708

UCLA

UCLA University of Carrollton, TX and Lower Addison, TX
 DEFT OF WORLD ARTS & CULTURES

Degrees offered: BA, MFA, MA/PhD 150 Kaufman Hall, 120 Westwood
Plaza Los Angeles, CA 90095-1608 (310) 825-3951 www.wac.ucla.edu &
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UNIVERSITY OF SAN FRANCISCO
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Performing Arts & Social Justice Major with a concentration in
Dance. Prof. Amie Dowling, Dance Program Coordinator. (415) 422-4888,
performingarts@usfca.edu, usfca.edu/artsci/pa

WESTERN BALLET

Alexi Zubiria, Artistic Director 914 N. Rengstorff Ave., #A
Mountain View, CA 94043 (650) 968-4455 and www.westernballet.org

WESTLAKE SCH. OF PERFORMING ARTS

Malu Rivera-Peoples, Director. (650) 757-1244 Classical ballet,
character, tap, jazz, musical theater, Polynesian, hip-hop 200 Northgate
Ave., #4, Daly City, CA 94015

WESTSIDE SCHOOL OF BALLET

1709 Stewart Street, Santa Monica, CA 90404 Yvonne Mounsey,
Director (310) 828-2018 www.westsideballet.com

YURI GRIGORIEV SCHOOL OF BALLET 12932 Venice Blvd., Los Angeles, CA
90066 Ph. (424) 500-2630 & (310) 351-1536 info@yurigrigoriev.com
& yurigrigoriev.com

COLORADO

ASPEN SANTA FE BALLET

 

Jean-Philippe Malaty, Executive Director Tom Mossbrucker, Artistic
Director 0245 Sage Way, Aspen, CO 81611 (970) 925-7175; Fax (970)
925-1127

COLORADO STATE UNIVERSITY

B.A., classical Russian technique, contemporary, and teaching
emphasis. 120B University Ctr. for the Arts, Ft. Collins, CO 80523;
(970) 491-5562 colostatc.edu & J.SlusarskiHarris@colostate.edu

COLORADO MESA UNIVERSITY

BA Theatre: Dance Concentration, Performance Emphasis. Melonie
Murray, Program Dir. mbuchana@coloradomesa.edu (970) 248-1390 1100 No.
Ave., Grand Junction, CO 81501

PERRY-MANSFIELD

Performing Arts School and Summer Camp 40755
RCR

RCR Royal Canadian Regiment
RCR Rockcliff Resources Inc  
 #36, Steamboat
Springs, CO 80487 800.430.ARTS and www.perry-mansfield.org

SPEAKING OF DANCE

Modern dance performance, commissioned and site-specific dance.
Community outreach. Artistic Director: Deborah Reshotko 414 Washington
Street, Denver, CO 80203 Ph: (303) 722-0902, www.speakingofdance.org

UNIVERSITY OF NORTHERN COLORADO

 

Dance Program, Frasier 108, Greely, CO 80639 Dance Majors in
Performance, Teaching & Dance Sciences. Dance Minor. (970) 351-2597

CONNECTICUT

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

CONNECTICUT DANCE SCHOOL

Alan A. Woodard, Director. Ph. (203) 384-2492
ctdanceschool@aol.com; 42 Halley Court, Fairfield, CT 06825;
www.ctdanceschool.com

CONNECTICUT DANCE THEATRE, INC.

523 Maine St., Watertown, CT 06795 Phone/fax (860) 274-0004 Donna
Bonasera, Artistic Director Summer Artist Shamil Yagudin, Ballet Master
of the Bolshoi Ballet

EASTERN CONNECTICUT BALLET/EAST LYME

Lise Reardon- Ex. Dir, Gloria Govrin-Art. Dir, Krystin McClure-
Assoc. Dir. 435 Boston Post Rd (860) 739-7899 Visit: easternctballet.com

HARTT COMMUNITY DIVISION DANCE DEPARTMENT-UNIVERSITY OF HARTFORD

Dance classes for ages 1 through adult, including ballet, tap,
jazz, modern, hip-hop, cultural, pre-professional, & more. Handel
Performing Arts Center, 35 Westbourne Pkwy, Hartford, CT 06112. (860)
768-6000 Visit: www.hcd.hartford.edu

NEW ENGLAND ACADEMY OF DANCE

Ginna & Frances Ortiz, Directors 231 Main Street New Canaan, CT
06840 Extraordinary dancing;. Ba!let/pointe//modern/ hip-hop. (203)
972-3265 www.NEADance.com

NEW ENGLAND BALLET SCH./COMPANY

Kenneth Hopkins & Karen T. Goodman 200 Boston Post Rd., Orange,
CT 06477 Linda Giancaspro, Ballet Mistress (203) 799-7950,
www.newenglandballet.org

NUTMEG CONSERVATORY FOR THE ARTS

Home to: Nutmeg Ballet Internationally respected professional
Private academic and Classical Training Ground. Fully Accredited by NASD
and Supported by the Connecticut Commission On Culture. Sharon E. Dante,
Founder Ronald Alexander Principal (860) 482-4413 x314

RIDGEFIELD CONSERVATORY OF DANCE

 

Christina Paolucci & Terence Duncan, Directors Official School
of Ridgefield Civic Ballet PO Box 615, Ridgefield CT 06877 (203)
438-5597 information@ridgefielddance.org

SAS

 SCHOOL OF DANCE, INC.

Russian Vaganova Ballet and Contemporary Dance. Dan L. Sas,
Director. 11 State Rte 37 #3, New Fairfield, CT 06812 (203) 312-0579;
www.sasschoolofdance.com

THE STUDIO

Official School of the Ballet Etudes Company Nanette Valles,
Director. 24 years of training young dancers. P.O. Box 68, Norwalk, CT
06852 (203) 838-1888 Visit: balletetudesct.com

WESLEYAN UNIVERSITY

Katja Kolcio, Chair, Dance Dept. BA in Dance, Middletown, CT 06459
Choreography/Performance and World Dance Program (860) 685-3488
www.wesleyan.edu/dance

WOODBURY BALLET

Randyl Errica, Artistic Dir. 706 Main St. Woodbury CT. 06798
www.woodburyballet.com (203) 263-0313

DELAWARE

THE ANNA
MARIE
 , 1875–1938, queen of Romania, consort of Ferdinand. The daughter of Alfred, duke of Edinburgh and of Saxe-Coburg-Gotha, she was the granddaughter of Czar Alexander II of Russia and of Queen Victoria of England.
 DANCE STUDIO

1800 Namans Rd. (2nd Level) Wilmington, DE 19810. (302) 475-3949

FIRST STATE BALLET THEATRE

Pre-profess. to Professional. Summer Intensive. 818 No. Market St.,
Wilmington, DE 19801 (302) 658-7897×3851 &
FSBT

FSBT Facing South Bound Traffic  
@grandopera.org
Visit: www.firststateballet.com

DISTRICT OF COLUMBIA
 federal district (2000 pop. 572,059, a 5.7% decrease in population since the 1990 census), 69 sq mi (179 sq km), on the east bank of the Potomac River, coextensive with the city of Washington, D.C. (the capital of the United States).
 

CENTRE DE DANSE

3254 Prospect St. NW, Washington, DC 20007 (202) 337-0268 Visit:
www.centrededanse.info

DANCE PLACE

3225 8th St., NE, Washington, DC 20017 (202) 269-1600
www.danceplace.org

JOY OF MOTION DANCE CENTER

1333 H St. Wash. DC (202) 399-6763 5207 Wise. Ave. Wash. DC (202)
362-3042 7315 Wise. Ave. Beth. MD (301) 986-0016 Dance is for Everyone,
www.joyofmotion.org

KIROV ACADEMY OF BALLET

 OF WASHINGTON DC

Martin Fredmann, Artistic/Executive Director Russian classical
training. 4301
Harewood

 Rd. NE, Wash. DC 20017. www.kirovacademydc.org

ST. MARK’S DANCE STUDIO

301 A Street. S.E. Washington, DC 20003. (202) 543-0054

THE KENNEDY CENTER/(202) 416.8811

Exploring Ballet with Suzanne Farrell A 3-week summer intensive for
pre-professional ballet dancers 14-18. For application & info:
www.kennedy-center.org/education/farrell

WASHINGTON SCHOOL OF BALLET

Founder, Mary Day; Septime Webre, Artis. Dir. 3515 Wisconsin Ave.
N.W., Wash. DC 20016 (202) 362-3606 www.washingtonballet.org

FLORIDA

ACADEMY OF ARTS

Rebeca Russo-Columna, Director Beginners thru Professionals 20841
Johnson St. #113 Pembroke Pines, FL 33029 (954) 704-0068
www.academyofartsinc.com

ACADEMY OF BALLET ARTS, INC.

Suzanne Pomerantzeff, Artistic Advisor B.F.A. Univ. of Utah. 2914
First Ave. No., St. Petersburg, FL 33713. (727) 327-4401

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 ACADEMY

Conservatory of Music and Dance ballet, Spanish dance, jazz, tap,
piano, guitar; 12975 S.W. 6th St., Miami, FL 33184. (305) 227-1149

DANCE DIMENSIONS

Angela Mauti, Artistic Director 4801 North Dixie Hwy, Ft. Laud. FL
33334 (954) 491-4668 & www.dancedimensionsonline.com

FLORIDA INTERNATIONAL UNIVERSITY
 primarily at University Park, Miami; coeducational; chartered 1965, opened 1972. A research university, it has 18 colleges and schools and many specialized centers and institutes, including those in biomedical engineering, database
 

Tom Hagood, Director BA in Dance: Global/Community Perspectives
Dept. of Theatre & Dance, Miami, FL 33199 (305) 348-2895,
hagoodt@fiu.edu

FLORIDA STATE UNIVERSITY
 at Tallahassee; coeducational; chartered 1851, opened 1857. Present name was adopted in 1947. Special research facilities include those in nuclear science and oceanography.
 

Patricia Phillips & Russell Sandifer, Chairs B.F.A., M.A. and
M.F.A. degrees in dance M.A. in American dance studies Dept. of Dance,
Tallahassee, FL 32306-2120 dance.fsu.edu (850) 644-1024

GALMONT BALLET CTR FOR DANCE
EDUC
 
.

Frank Galvez and Lucia Montero, Founders-Artistic Directors. 5575
Schenck Ave., Suite 11, Viera, FL 32955. galmontballet@bellsouth.net
www.galmontballet.com Phone: (321) 543-4403

THE HARID CONSERVATORY

Gordon Wright, Director; 2285 Potomac Rd., Boca Raton, FL 33431;
(561) 997-2677; Fax (561) 997-8920; info@harid.edu www.harid.edu.
Accredited 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

Edward Villella, Founding Artistic Dir. &
CEO

 Linda Villella,
School Director 2200 Liberty Avenue, Miami Beach, FL 33139 (305)
929-7007 www.miamicityballet.org/school

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: mlbums@mdc.edu webpage:
www.mdc.edu/nwsa

POFAHL STUDIOS

Kim Tuttle and Judy Skinner, Directors Official School of Dance
Alive! 1325 N.W. 2nd St., Gainesville FL 32601; Ph (904) 373-1166 &
371-2986 Visit: www.pofahldancestudio.com

SARASOTA BALLET & SCHOOL

Iain Webb, Artistic Director 5555 North Tamiami Tr., Sarasota, FL
34243 (941) 359-0099 & www.sarasotaballct.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
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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 http://theatreanddance@arts.usf.edu

VALENCIA COLLEGE

A.A. Dance Performance Dr. Suzanne R. Salapa, Chair, Department of
Dance. Orlando, FL. (407) 582-2107 www.valenciacollege.edu/dance

GEORGIA

ATLANTA BALLET CENTRE FOR DANCE EDUC

The Official School of Atlanta Ballet John McFall, Artistic
Director 1695 Marietta Boulevard NW, Atlanta, GA 30318; (404) 873-5811;
www.atlantaballet.com

BRENAU UNIVERSITY

Vincas Greene, Chair vgreene@brenau.edu BFA Dance, BFA Dance
Education, BA Dance Studies. 500 Washington Street, SE, Gainesville, GA
30501. www.brenau.edu

THE DANCER’S STUDIO/BACKSTAGE

Jonnie Kelley, Director (770) 993-2623 8560 Holcomb Bridge Rd.
#118, Alpharetta, GA 30022. Home of Atlanta Dance Theatre
www.dancers-backstage.com

DECATUR SCHOOL OF BALLET

Kathleen Banks Everett, Dir. 102 Church St., Decatur, GA 30030.
(404) 378-3388

EMORY UNIVERSITY

B.A. in dance and movement studies 1602 Fishburne Dr., Atlanta, GA
30322 Tel: (404) 727-7266; dance@emory.edu www.dance.emory.edu

THE GEORGIA BALLET

Gina Hyatt-Mazon, Artistic Director Janusz Mazon, Ballet
Master/Choreographer Former principal artists, Hamburg Ballet 1255 Field
Parkway, Marietta, GA 30066 (770) 528-0881 www.georgiaballet.org

ISLAND DANCE ACADEMY

Official School of Savannah Danse Theatre Youth-Adult.

Preprofessional
  
adj.
Preparatory to the practice of a profession or to its specialized field of study.
. Intensives. Ballet, Tap, Jazz. (912) 897-2102 115
Charlotte Rd., Savannah, GA. See: Savannahdance.com

KENNESAW STATE UNIVERSITY

 

B.A. Degree in Dance/Dance Minor Ivan Pulinkala, Director
(770-423-6789) 1000 Chastain Rd. #3103 Kennesaw, GA 30144
www.kennesaw.edu/theatre/dance

LEE HARPER STUDIOS

Home of Lee Harper & Dancers (est. 1980) 3080 East Shadowlawn
Ave. Atlanta, GA 30305 (404) 364-9555 www.leeharperanddancers.com

MUSIC IN MOTION[R]

LaGrange Ballet Company & School Nancy Thuesen Gell & Amy
Orr, Directors (706) 882-9439; www.lagrangeballet.com
www.musicinmotion.com

NORTH ATLANTA DANCE ACADEMY, INC.

Home of North Atlanta Dance Theatre Michael Garrison, Director
Vaganova Training – Classical Ballet, Character, Modern, Jazz.
Pre-Ballet through Professional. Open School and Accelerated Pre-
Professional Program. 10700 State Bridge Road, Suite 13, Johns Creek, GA
30022; (770) 772-8000 www.northatlantadanceacademy.com

SAWNEE SCHOOL OF BALLET, INC.

Joan Kali Stewart Director (770) 887-0756 Home of the Sawnee Ballet
Theatre 433 Canton Rd., #312, Cumming, GA 30040
www.sawneeschoolofballet.com

TOLBERT-YILMAZ SCHOOL OF DANCE

Nancy Tolbert-Yilmaz, Director Home of the Roswell Dance Theatre
Ballet, tap, jazz, modern. 10400D Alpharetta St. Roswell, GA 30075.
(770) 998-0259

THE
UNIVERSITY OF GEORGIA

 

Contact: Lisa Fusillo; AB and BFA in Dance,
Performance/Certification, Athens, GA 30602 (706) 542-4415;
www.franklin.uga.edu/dance

VALDOSTA STATE UNIVERSITY

 

BFA Dance, Dance Minor, BFA Theatre/ Musical Theatre Emphasis. 1500
N. Patterson St., Valdosta, GA 31698. caschaef@valdosta.edu
www.valdosta.edu/-enielsen Ph (229) 333-5820

HAWAII

ACADEMY OF DANCE SPECTRUM HAWAII

Barbara Jean VanScoy-Artistic Director
Ballet/Jazz/Tap/Acro/Hula/Belly Dancing Beg-Professional/Children-Adults
Kailua, HI 96734 (808) 254-3116

BALLET HAWAII

Pamela Taylor Tongg, Artistic Dir. (808) 521-8600, (808) 521-0383
fax 777 S. Hotel St., #101, Honolulu, HI 96813 info@ballethawaii.org
& www.ballethawaii.org

HAWAII STATE BALLET

John Landovsky, Artistic Dir. (808) 947-2755 1418 Kapiolani Blvd.,
Honolulu 96814 www.hawaiistateballet.com

QUEEN EMMA BALLET

Eve Walstrum & Suzanne Lai Rowland, Direc.
Pre-ballet-professional/distinguished faculty, small classes. Downtown
Honolulu & Kahala. (808) 735-6553 www.queenemmaballet.com

UNIVERSITY OF HAWAII

 AT MANOA

Gregg Lizenbery, 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 (808) 956-7677;
http://www.hawaii.edu/theatre

WEST HAWAII DANCE ACADEMY

Dance, Gyrotonic[R]/Gyrokinesis[R], Pilates, Yoga
Instruc./Pre-training/Workshops. www.whdt.org 74-5626 Alapa St.,
Kailua-Kona, HI 96740 (808) 329-8876; Fax (808) 329-1033

IDAHO

UNIVERSITY OF IDAHO

 

Center for Dance Greg Halloran, Director (208) 885-2184
www.dance.uidaho.edu

ILLINOIS

ACADEMY OF MOVEMENT & MUSIC

Stephanie Clemens, Director; Ballet, Jazz, Modern and Music. 605
Lake Street, Oak Park, IL 60302 (708) 848-2329

BALLET CHICAGO

Home of the School of Ballet & Ballet Chicago Studio Company
Daniel Duel), Artistic Director Patricia Blair, Associate Director 17
North State Street, Suite 1900, Chicago, IL 60602; (312) 251-8838; fax
(312) 251-8840 www.balletchicago.org & info@balletchicago.org

THE BARRINGTON DANCE ACADEMY

Home of the Barrington Youth Dance Ensemble. 758 W. Northwest
Highway, Barrington, IL 60010. Ph (847) 382-6333 and Fax (847) 382-6334.
Visit us at www.byde.org

BOITSOV CLASSICAL BALLET

Elizabeth Boitsov, Artistic Dir. Moscow Bolshoi Theatre System of
training; children-professional; Vaganova technique; 410 S. Michigan
Ave., Chicago, IL 60605 (312) 663-0844

CHICAGO BALLET ARTS

Leslie Saunders, Patti Eylar, Directors 7416 N. Ridge Blvd.,
Chicago, IL 60645 (773) 381-0000 & www.chicagoballetarts.org

THE DANCE CENTER OF
COLUMBIA COLLEGE CHICAGO

 

B.A., B.F.A. In Dance. Onye Ozuzu, Chair 1306 S. Michigan, Chicago,
IL 60605 (312) 369-8300; colum.edu/dancecenter

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

DANCENTER NORTH

Est. 1974. Professionally-taught classes. Performing opps. Cheri L.
Lindell, Dir. 540 N. Milwaukee. Libertyville, IL 60048 (847) 367-7970
See: www.dancenter-north.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

FOSTER DANCE STUDIOS

Ronn Stewart, Artistic Director 915 Foster Street Evanston, IL
60201 (847) 864-1877; www.fosterdance.com

ILLINOIS STATE UNIVERSITY

Sara Semonis, 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

MIDWEST BALLET ACADEMY

Home of Midwest Ballet Theatre Mim Eichmann, artistic director
5013-17 Fairview Ave, Downers Grove IL 60515 (630) 971-9751
www.midwestballet.org

NORTH SHORE SCHOOL OF DANCE

Lisa Gold, Director (847) 432-2060 107 Highwood Ave., Highwood, IL
60040 505 Laurel Avenue, Highland Park, IL 60035 www.northshoredance.com
nssdance@aol.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
 1 Laron-type dwarfism 2 Leukotriene D 3 Long-term depression, see there 4. Long-term disability
.

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

NORTHWESTERN UNIVERSITY

Dance Program, Dept. of Theatre B.A., B.S. in Dance, Dance minor,
Double major 847 491-3147 nu-dance@northwestem.edu

REVERIE DANCE ACADEMY

Lacey Rust, Director (B.F.A.
New York University
 mainly in New York City; coeducational; chartered 1831, opened 1832 as the Univ. of the City of New York, renamed 1896. It comprises 13 schools and colleges, maintaining 4 main centers (including the Medical Center) in the city, as well as the
). 1157 N.
Arlington Heights Rd. Buffalo Grove, IL 60089. Phone: (847) 215-1901
Visit: www.reveriedance.com

RIVER NORTH CHICAGO DANCE COMPANY

Artistic Director Frank Chaves; Asst. to the Artistic Director Sara
Bibik. Training workshops, int. to professional levels. Summer Intensive
program. 1016 N. Dearborn Parkway, Chicago, IL 60610. (312) 944-2888;
Fax (312) 944-2581 www.rivernorthchicago.com

RUTH PAGE CENTER FOR THE ARTS

Venetia Stifler, Executive Director Adv/Prof Ballet, Jazz,
Pre-Dance, Rentals 1016 N. Dearborn Pkwy., Chicago, IL 60610
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 & Zhanna Dubrovskaya, Dirs. (Master Teachers
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

THE SUMMERS ACADEMY OF DANCE

Victoria M. Summers, Executive Director Jennifer Epley Echols,
Artistic Director Companies: Berkshire Ballet Theatre[R], Starr
Dancers[R], Summers Dance Crew (T) 815.477.0033 (F) 815.477.1580
SummersAcademyofDance.com

UNIV. OF ILLINOIS, URBANA-CHAMPAIGN

Jan Erkert, Head B.F.A., M.F.A. in Dance 907 1/2 W. Nevada St.,
Urbana, IL 61801-3810 (217) 333-1010 & www.dance.illinois.edu

INDIANA ACADEMY OF FORT WAYNE BALLET

Home of Fort Wayne Ballet Karen Gibbons-Brown, Artistic Director
324 Penn Ave., Fort Wayne, IN 46805 (260) 484-9646; Fax (260) 484-9647
Web site: www.fortwayneballet.org Beg.-Prof. training to educate the
whole dancer Post HS Conservatory Program

ANDERSON UNIVERSITY

BA Dance Performance, Business, Complimentary. Ballet, Modern,
Jazz, Tap, Choreography, Improvisation. Anderson, IN 46012 (765)-641
4543 www.anderson.edu/dance

BUTLER UNIVERSITY

Larry Attaway, Chair, Dept. 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

LAFAYETTE BALLET CO. & SCHOOL

Sandra Peticolas, Director Classical training and performance 628
Main St., Lafayette, IN 47901-1451 (765) 423-1633 or
www.lafayetteballet.org

IOWA
 , midwestern state in the N central United States. It is bounded by the Mississippi R.
 

BALLET DES MOINES

Serkan Usta, Artistic Director. Pre-professional program &
guest professional artists. 712 East 2nd St., Des Moines, IA 50309
www.balletdesmoines.org

DANCE VISION

Full Multi-Discipline Program Recreational to Pre-Professional
Levels PO Box 679, Johnston, IA 50131 515-270-8299 www.dance-vision.com

IOWA STATE UNIVERSITY

 

Dance Program. Performing Arts Major with Dance Emphasis, Dance
Minor. 279A Forker Building, Ames, IA 50011; (515) 294 3047.
mover@iasiate.edu &. www.iowastatedance.org

UNIVERSITY OF IOWA

 

B.A., B.F.A., and M.F.A. Degrees. Division of Performing Arts,
Department of Dance, El 14 Halsey Hall, Jefferson Street, Iowa City, IA
52242-1000 (319) 335-2228; fax (319) 335-3246; Email dance@uiowa.edu
Visit: http://dance.uiowa.edu/

KANSAS

FRIENDS UNIVERSITY

BFA in Ballet Stan K. Rogers, Director 2100 University Dr. Wichita,
KS (316) 295-5848 www.friends.edu

UNIVERSITY OF KANSAS

 

B.F.A. and B.A. degrees. Michelle Heffner Hayes, Chair. Department
of Dance,
School of the Arts

 Lawrence, KS 66045; kudance@ku.edu (785)
864-4264; www.dance.ku.

KENTUCKY

WESTERN KENTUCKY UNIVERSITY

 

B.A. in Dance; Dance Minor Department of Theatre and Dance Bowling
Green, KY 42101 (270) 745-5845 www.wku.edu/pcal/darice

LOUISIANA

THE DANCERS’ WORKSHOP

Molly Buchmann, Sharon Mathews, Directors Home of the Baton Rouge
Ballet Theatre 10745 Linkwood Ct., Baton Rouge, LA 70810 (225) 767-5814
www.dancersworkshopbr.com

GERAMI ACADEMY OF FINE ARTS

Est. 1949. Rebecca Landry, Artistic Director Home of Jazz
Extensions Dance Co. Sc Classical Connections of Louisiana 200 Arceneaux
Street, Lafayette, LA 70506 (337) 235-6906 8c 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 572 Robert Blvd.,
Slidell, LA 70458 (504) 889-0940 or 456-1307

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

MISSY CRAIN DANCE STUDIOS

710 Highway 139, Monroe, LA 71203 Ph (318) 345-1155 Fax (318)
345-1160 www.missycraindance.com Home of the LOUISIANA DELTA BALLET
www.louisianadeltaballet.com (season & tickets)

TULANE UNIVERSITY

BA, BFA 8c minor. Newcomb Dance Program, Dept of Theatre 8c Dance,
Tulane Univ., New Orleans, LA 70118 (504) 314-7761
www.tulane.edu/~theatre/

MAINE

MAINE STATE BALLET SCHOOL

Dance School. Ballet Company. In-House Theater. Ballet, jazz 8c
tap. Summer Ballet Intensive. (207) 781-7672 www.mainestateballet.org

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

AMERICAN DANCE INSTITUTE

Children-Adults-Professionals 1570 E. Jefferson St., Rockville, MD
20852 www.americandance.org (301) 984-3003

BALTIMORE BALLET COMPANY & SCHOOL

Cem & Elysabeth Catbas, Directors 10534 York Road,
Cockeysville, MD 21030 Tel./Fax: (410) 667-7974 www.baltimoreballet.org

CITYDANCE CENTER AT STRATHMORE

Youth, adult, and pre-professional training 5301 Tuckerman Lane
North Bethesda, MD 20852 www.citydance.net / 301.581.5204

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
  
n.
A small airport typically located near a business area or industrial park.
 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, Chair–B.A. in dance offered with
performance and non-performance concentrations such as dance therapy and
choreography. Opportunities are available to perform and choreograph
throughout the year. Guest artists each semester. Scholarships
available. Baltimore, MD 21204 USA (410) 337-6390 www.goucher.edu/dance

JEAN KETTELL STUDIO OF DANCE

Jean Kettell Director (formerly
Radio City Music Hall

 Rockette).
Member Dance Masters of America. 7248 Dockside Lane, Columbia MD 21045.
Ph (410) 284-2110, jkdanceteacher@yahoo.com

MARYLAND COUNCIL FOR DANCE

Karen L. Smith, Executive Director Serving the Dance Community c/o
Washington College, 300 Washington Ave. Chestertown, MD 21620-1197 (410)
778-7237 www.MarylandDance.org

MARYLAND YOUTH BALLET (
MYB
 
)

926 Ellsworth Drive, Silver Spring, MD 20910 (301) 608-2232
www.marylandyouthballet.org Ballet for children, adults, and
professionals.

MID-ATLANTIC CENTER FOR THE PERFORMING ARTS

413 Pulaski Hwy, Joppa MD 21085 (410) 679-ARTS (2787)
www.danceatMCPA.com

PEABODY DANCE, PEABODY PREPARATORY

Carol Bartlett, Artistic Director 21 E. Mt. Vernon PL, Baltimore,
MD 21202 (410) 234-4626/4630. dance@peabody.jhu.edu
www.peabody.jhu.edu/dance

TOWSON UNIVERSITY

Department of Dance BFA in Dance Performance/Education. Audition
required; scholarships available 7800 York Road, Towson, MD 21252 (410)
830-2760; www.towson.edu/dance

UNIV. OF MARYLAND COLLEGE PARK

D.M. Wagner (301) 405-6676 School of Theatre, Dance and Performance
Studies College Park, MD 20742. B.A. and M.F.A. in performance and
choreography scholarships and assistantships available, www.tdps.umd.edu

MASSACHUSETTS

ACADEMY OF BALLET ARTS

Judith Koeckhoven, Dir. (508) 250-9100 11 Progress Ave.,
Chelmsford, MA 01824

BALLET ARTS WORCESTER

Director, Jennifer Agbay Classical Ballet Program and Performance
36 Harlow Street, Worcester, MA 01605 (508) 791-3233 or
www.balletartsworcester.com

BOSTON BALLET SCHOOL

Mikko Nissinen, Co. Artistic Director Margaret Tracey, Director
Boston, Newton, Marblehead locations www.bostonballet.org/school (617)
456.6333

THE BOSTON CONSERVATORY

Cathy Young, Director BFA in Dance 8 The Fenway, Boston, MA 02215
(617) 536-6340 www.bostonconservatory.edu

THE BROOKLINE BALLET SCHOOL

Trinidad Vives & Parren Ballard, Directors Pre-professional
Classical Ballet Training & Summer Programs in the Boston Metro Area
www.brooklineballet.com (617) 879.9988

CANTARELLA SCHOOL OF DANCE

Madeline Cantarella Culpo, Dir. (413) 442-1307 Official school of
the Albany Berkshire Ballet 116 Fenn Street, Pittsfield, MA. 01201

CHARLOTTE KLEIN DANCE CENTERS

Complete program of dance education 1122 Pleasant St., Worcester,
MA 01602 Westmeadow Plaza, Westboro, MA 01581 (508) 753-6110 or 366-8961
www.ckdance.com

DEAN COLLEGE

Dean College School of Dance Joan Palladino, Dean School of Dance
A.A. and B.A. in Dance; (508) 541-1606 99 Main St., Franklin, MA 02038
& dean.edu

HARVARD UNIVERSITY DANCE PROGRAM

Co-curricular program of the Office for the Arts. Secondary Field
in Dance. Jill Johnson, Director 60 Garden Street, Cambridge, MA 02138
(617) 495-8683 www.fas.harvard.edu/~dance

JACOB’S PILLOW DANCE FESTIVAL

School, Archives, Community Programs 358 George Carter Rd, Becket,
MA 01223 (413) 243-9919; www.jacobspillow.org info@jacobspillow.org

THE JEANNETTE NEILL DANCE STUDIO

Professional jazz, ballet, modern, tap 261 Friend St., 5th Floor,
Boston, MA 02114 (617) 523-1355

KOLTUN BALLET ACADEMY

Year-Round & Summer programs, Workshops, Competitions,
Repertoire, Private Coaching & DVD’s. 23 Main Street,
Watertown, MA 02472 www.koltunballetacademy.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 &
havetodance.com/marblehead

STONELEIGH-BURNHAM SCHOOL

Girls grades 7-12 and PG. College preparatory. Training in ballet,
modern, jazz. Summer Prog. Bernardston Rd., Greenfield, MA 01301 (413)
774.2711 & www.sbschool.org

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

BEV’S DANCE STUDIO

Beverly Kaiser, RAD Teacher Cert. Ballet (Graded R.A.D. Exams),
Tap, Jazz, Lyrical, Pointe, Tumbling, Tai Chi. 35248 Cricklewood Blvd.,
New Baltimore, MI 48047; (586) 725-4858

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

THE COMMUNITY SCHOOL OF BALLET

Camilla Chiapuris,
ARAD
 , in the Bible, royal town in the Negev, the modern Tell Arad (Israel), S of Hebron. The “king Arad” in the Book of Numbers is a mistranslation for “king of Arad.
 (Dip.
PDTC

), and John Chiapuris, Directors;
(734) 996-8515 617 East University, Ann Arbor, MI 48104
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 COMPANY

341 Ellsworth SW, Grand Rapids, MI 49503 (616) 454-4771
www.grballet.com

GRAND VALLEY STATE UNIVERSITY

B.A. In Dance, Dance Minor Dance Program, Department of Music 1
Campus Dr., 1300PAC, Allendale, MI 49401 (616) 331-3484;
www.gvsu.edu/music

HOPE COLLEGE

Chair: M. Linda Graham, BA, BS in Dance Accredited by NASD; Ballet,
Jazz, Modern, Tap. Holland, MI 49423 (616) 395-7700
www.hope.edu/academic/dance

INTERLOCHEN CENTER FOR THE ARTS

 

Offering a fine arts boarding high school and summer programs. P.O.
Box 199, Interlochen, MI 49643. www.interlochen.org
admission@interlochen.org & (800) 681.5912

MARYGROVE COLLEGE Jordeen Ivanov-Ericson, Chair BFA/Dance
Performance, BA/Dance. Audition. Ballet/Modern/Jazz/Ethnic. Talent
Scholarships. (313) 927-1307; jivanov@marygrove.edu

OAKLAND UNIVERSITY

Gregory Patterson, Director (248) 370-2030 BA; Accredited NASD;
ballet, modern, jazz Rochester, MI 48309-4401 patterso@oakland.edu,
www.oakland.edu/mtd

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

UNIVERSITY OF MICHIGAN

 

B.F.A. and M.F.A. 1310 N. University Court, (734) 763-5460
www.dance.umich.edu smtd.admissions@umich.edu NASD accredited

WESTERN MICHIGAN UNIVERSITY
 at Kalamazoo, Mich.; coeducational; founded in 1903 as Western State Normal School, became accredited in 1927 as a college, gained university status in 1957.
 

Nina Nelson, Chair. BFA, BA, BS in Dance; Accredited NASD; ballet,
jazz, modern. Kalamazoo, MI 49008; (269) 387-5830 www.wmich.edu/dance

MINNESOTA

BALLET MINNESOTA

Andrew Rist, Artistic Director 249 East 4th St., St. Paul, MN 55101
(651) 222-7919. Official school: Classical Ballet Academy of Minnesota;
Directors Cheryl Rist and Andrew Rist. www.balletminnesota.org

CONTINENTAL BALLET COMPANY

Riet Velthuisen, Founder/Director 1800 West Old Shakopee Road
Bloomington, MN 55431 (952) 563-8562 www.continentalballet.com

MINNESOTA BALLET

Robert Gardner, Artistic Director. Professional company &
school of Minnesota Ballet. 3–Adult 301 W First St, #800, Duluth MN
55802 (218) 529-3742 & www.minnesotaballet.org

MINNESOTA CONSERVATORY FOR THE ARTS

Home of the Dance Repertory Company Tammy Schmidt, Artistic Dir.
(507) 453-5501 1164 West 10th St., Winona, MN 55987
www.mnconservatoryforthearts.org

ST. OLAF COLLEGE

 

Janice Roberts, Dance Department Chair B.A. in Dance: Modern,
Ballet, Int’l; Perf. Co. Dittmann Ctr 1520 St
Olaf

OLAF Online Application Form
OLAF Oracle Look and Feel  
 Ave, Northfield
MN (507) 786-3873 www.stokf.edu/depts/dance

ZENON DANCE COMPANY & SCHOOL

Modern, jazz & ballet–All ages/levels. Home of Zenon Dance
Company (612) 338-1101; 528 Hennepin, #400, Minneapolis, MN 55403

THE UNIV. OF MINNESOTA, TWIN CITIES

Ananya Chatterjea, Director. (612) 624-5060 B.A. & B.F.A. in
Dance (modern dance focus) Department of Theatre Arts and Dance Barbara
Barker Center for Dance, 500 21st Ave. So., Minneapolis, Minnesota
55455-0480. Email umdance@umn.edu Visit: www.dance.umn.edu

MISSISSIPPI

BALLET MISSISSIPPI

David Keary, Artistic Director 201 E. Pascagoula St., Suite 106
Jackson, MS 39201 (601) 960-1560

THE UNIVERSITY OF SOUTHERN MISSISSIPPI

B.F.A., Performance/Choreography. B.F.A., Dance Education. 118
College Dr., #5052, Hattiesburg, MS 39406. (601) 266-4161
stacy.reischman@usm.edu AA/EOE/ADAI

TUPELO ACADEMY OF DANCE ARTS

Official school of Tupelo Ballet 775 Poplarville, Tupelo, MS 38801
(662) 844-4352 and balletplus@aol.com

MISSOURI

KANSAS CITY BALLET SCHOOL

Emily Simpson, School Director William Whitener, Artistic Director
Todd Bolender Center for Dance & Creativity 500 W. Pershing Rd.,
Kansas City, MO 64108 (816) 931-2299; www.kcballet.org

MISSOURI VALLEY COLLEGE

 

B.A. in Dance and Dance Minor 500 E. College, Marshall, MO 65340
Janie Morgan morganj@moval.edu & (660) 831-4050.
www.moval.edu/fine_arts

SAINT LOUIS BALLET SCHOOL

Official school of Saint Louis Ballet Gen Horiuchi, Artistic
Director 218
THF
 tetrahydrofolic acid.


THF

tetrahydrofolic acid.
 Blvd., Chesterfield, MO 63005 (636) 537-1998;
www.stlouisballet.org

WASHINGTON UNIVERSITY IN ST. LOUIS

B.A. in dance; modern or ballet minor Also Jazz, Indian and African
dance Mary-Jean Cowell, Coordinator (314) 935-4474;
http://pad.artsci.wustl.edu/

WEBSTER UNIVERSITY

Office of Undergraduate Admission 470 E. Lockwood St. Louis, MO
63119-3194 (314) 968-7133 or (800) 75-ENROLL

NEBRASKA

CREIGHTON UNIVERSITY,
OMAHA
 , city (1990 pop. 335,795), seat of Douglas co., E Nebr., on the west bank of the Missouri River; inc. 1857.
 

Patrick Roddy, Dance Coordinator Bachelor of Arts in Dance, Dance
Minor Lied Education Center for the Arts, 2500 California Plaza, Omaha,
NE 68178 (402) 280 3047 & www.creighton.edu

LINCOLN MIDWEST BALLET COMPANY

Shari Shell-True, Artistic Dir. (402) 441-0739 Classical
ballet/performing company P.O. Box 30126, Lincoln, NE 68503

UNIVERSITY OF NEBRASKA, LINCOLN

Susan Levine, Dance Area Coordinator B.A. in Dance. School of
Music, 120 Westbrook Music Bldg., Lincoln NE 68588-0100 (402) 472-2503
& www.unl.edu/music

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.com
www.nevadaballet.com

UNIVERSITY OF NEVADA–LAS VEGAS

Louis Kavouras, Chair, Dept of Dance BFA in Ballet, Modern, Jazz,
Choreography BA in Dance Production 4505 S Maryland Pkwy. Las Vegas, NV
89154-5010. Ph (702) 895-3827 http://dance.unlv.edu

NEW HAMPSHIRE

ANTIOCH UNIVERSITY NEW ENGLAND

 

Fully accredited M.A. in Dance/Movement Therapy and Counseling. 40
Avon St., Keene, NH 03431 Ph: (800) 524-9260 Visit: www.antiochne.edu

KEENE STATE COLLEGE

Marcia Murdock, Dance Program Director B.A. Theatre & Dance,
mmurdock@keene.edu 229 Main Street, Keene, NH 03435-2407 (603) 358-2136;
www.keene.edu

MONADNOCK
 , isolated peak, 3,165 ft (965 m) high, SW N.H. It is a popular hiking destination, noted for its view. The peak lends its name to the geomorphic term monadnock,
 PERF. ARTS ACADEMY

Pati Cloutier, Christina Ahern, Co-Directors 18 Depot St., S-310,
Peterborough, NH 03458 School, Performing Co., Dance Mariarden Summer
Historical Camp (603) 924-8844

SOUTHERN NH DANCE THEATER

Home of Southern NH Youth Ballet Patricia Lavoie, Artistic Director
P.O. Box 10286, 19 Harvey Rd., Bedford, NH 03110; (603) 625-9272
www.snhdt.org

ST. PAUL’S SCHOOL DANCE PROGRAM

Academic Boarding School Jennifer Howard, Director,
jlhoward@sps.edu 325 Pleasant St., Concord, NH 03301 (603) 229-5626,
www.sps.edu/dance

NEW JERSEY

ACADEMY OF DANCE ARTS

Nicholas and Shayne Mishoe, Directors Jennifer James Church,
Artistic Advisor Ballet, Modern, Jazz, Pilates, Gyrotonic[R] 59 Chestnut
Street, Red Bank, NJ 07701 (732) 842-9262; TheAcademyRedBank.com

ARB’S PRINCETON BALLET SCHOOL

Official School of The American Repertory Ballet. Douglas Martin,
Artistic Director Mary Pat Robertson, School Director Princeton |
Cranbury | New Brunswick, NJ (609) 921-7758 (732) 249-1254
www.arballet.org

beyond dance @ bergenPAC

roberta mathes, artistic director 30 No. Van Brunt St., Englewood,
NJ 07631 (201) 816-8160 ext. 33 & www.bergenPAC.org (click on
Education). A full range of pre-professional classes, ages 4 to adult,
master educators, performing ensemble

DANCE STOP-EDUCATIONAL CENTER

Gina Debenedetto Focella/Artist Director “STATE OF THE ART
FACILITY” Professionally staffed in all forms of dance preschool
thru professional Web on and take a tour at dancestoponline.com or call
(732) 525-0777

ELEANOR CONNELL SCHOOL OF DANCE

Mimi Connell, Director P.O. 95, Annandale, NJ 08801 (908) 735-7212

HUDSON BALLET

70 Hudson Street, Hoboken, NJ 07030 www.hudsonballet.org | (201)
706-8181 Bethany Marc-Aurele, Director bmarc@hudsonballet.org Year Round
Programs, Junior Professional

IN THE SPOTLIGHT

A Dance Studio Tom Karaty, Director 168 Franklin Turnpike Waldwick,
NJ 07463 (201) 670-6797

KING CENTRE FOR PERFORMING ARTS

Nancy King, Artistic Director Home of The American Youth Dance Co.
Wanaque, NJ 07465. (973) 839-4031

MONTCLAIR STATE UNIVERSITY

 

BFA Dance & B.A. Dance Education Montclair, NJ 07043 (973)
655-7080 www.montclair.edu

NEW JERSEY DANCE THEATRE ENSEMBLE

Nancy Turano, Artistic Dir. Superior training: Ballet, Pointe,
Partnering, Modern, Repertory, & Summer Intensive. Drew Univ. Ages
8-18. (908) 232-0114 info@njdte.org www.njdte.org

NEW JERSEY SCHOOL OF BALLET

Livingston, Somerville, Morristown Registrations accepted year
round Open Classes & Intensive Ballet, pointe, character, jazz, tap
(973) 579-9600 www.njschoolofballet.org

PRINCETON DANCE AND THEATER STUDIO

Superior training: ballet, jazz, tap, acting, voice. Susan Jaffe
& Risa Gary Kaplowitz, Directors. 116 Rockingham Row, Princeton, NJ
08540 (609) 514-1600 www.princetondance.com

VINELAND REGIONAL DANCE COMPANY

Maxine Chapman, Director (856) 691-6059 2388 N. East Ave.,
Vineland, NJ 08360

NEW MEXICO

BALLET REPERTORY THEATRE OF NM

6913 Natalie NE, Albuquerque, NM 87110 (505) 888-1054 Visit:
www.brtnm.com

EASTERN NEW MEXICO UNIVERSITY

 

Dr. Patrick Rucker, Chairman BFA Department of Theatre & Dance
Portales, NM 88130; (505) 562-2711

NDI
 National Death Index, see there
 NEW MEXICO

Russell Baker, Executive Director 1140 Alto St., Santa Fe, NM 87501
4800 Central Ave SE, Albuquerque, NM 87108 (505) 983-7646 &
www.ndi-nm.org

THE SCHOOL OF ASPEN SANTA FE BALLET

Gisela Genschow, Director 550 B St. Michael’s Drive Santa Fe,
NM 87505 (505) 983-5591 www.aspensantafeballet.com

UNIVERSITY OF NEW MEXICO

 

Donna Jewell, Head of Dance, B.A., M.A., M.F.A., Dept. of Theatre
& Dance,
MSC

04 2570, Albuquerque, NM 87131 (505) 277-3660

NEW YORK

92ND STREET Y HARKNESS DANCE CENTER

John-Mario Sevilla, Director 1395 Lexington Ave (@ 92nd St),
NYC

abbr.
New York City


 New York City
 10128 children & adult classes; teen intensives and performance
groups; professional space grants and performance series; Dance
Education Laboratory & Dance Therapy Training programs (212)
415-5552 92Y.org/Dance

ADELPHI UNIVERSITY DANCE DEPT.

Frank Augustyn, Chair Performing Arts Center Garden City, NY 11530
(516) 877-4250 & aupac@adelphi.edu

THE AILEY SCHOOL

Directors Tracy Inman and Melanie Person 405 West 55th Street, New
York, NY 10019 Tel: 212.405.9000 Fax: 212.405.9001
www.TheAileySchool.edu

AMERICAN BALLET THEATRE

890 Broadway at 19th St., NYC 10003 Sat. Children’s Classes
& Summer Intensive Faculty: Artistic Staff of
ABT

ABT Abbott Laboratories
ABT American Ballet Theatre
ABT Associação Brasileira de Telemarketing
ABT Abort
ABT Availability Based Tariff
 For Class Info
(212) 477-3030

JACQUELINE KENNEDY ONASSIS SCHOOL

Official
School of American Ballet

 Theatre Professional Training
for ages 12-18
Franco De Vita

, Principal 890 Broadway, 3rd FL, NYC 10003
(212) 477-3030; www.abt.org

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 HISPANICO SCHOOL OF DANCE

Eduardo Vilaro, Artistic Director Official School of the Ballet
Hispanico Company. Pre-Professional Training; Summer Intensive. 167 W.
89th, NYC, 10024 (212) 362-6710 www.balIethispanico.org

BARD COLLEGE

4-year Liberal Arts, dance major. Annandaleon-the-Hudson, NY 12504.
(845) 758-7979

BARNARD COLLEGE, COLUMBIA UNIV.

Mary Cochran, Chair. BA Dance Major/Minor
Modern/Post-Modern/Ballet/World Dance Forms/Choreography/Performative
Studies/ Cultural Studies. 3009 Broadway, NYC, 10027. (212) 854-2995
www.barnard.edu/dance

BBT/SCHOOL OF RUSSIAN BALLET

Manhattan: City Center. 130 West 56th Street, NYC 10019; Phone Toll
Free: (866) 812-7646 bbt@onebox.com. Brooklyn:
Kingsborough Community
College

, 2001 Oriental Blvd., Building: T7, 2nd flr., Rm 7211, Brooklyn,
NY 11235; (718) 769-9161 www.brightonballet.org

BEREST DANCE CENTER

Heather Berest, Artistic Dir. (516) 944-6687 Ballet/ Modern
Technique, Jazz, Tap, Theater 12 So. Washington St., Port Washington, NY
oberest@aol.com & www.berestdance.com

BRANT LAKE CAMP’S DANCE CENTRE

Professional instruction in Ballet, Modern, Tap and Jazz plus other
activities. Girls 12-16. 7586 State Rte. 8, Brant Lake, NY 12815 (518)
494-2406

BROADWAY DANCE CENTER

Drop-in classes for all styles & levels. 40+ classes daily.
Workshops/Programs: Children and Teen Program, International Student
Visa Program, Summer & Winter Workshops, Absolute Beginner Wksps,
Teache Wksps, Intern & Work-Study Programs, Grou 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

Brockport, NY 14420 MFA, MA, BFA, BA/BS; MA with Pre K-12
Certification. Auditions held October, February, March. For audition
application, visit www.brockport.edu/dance dance@brockpon.edu (585)
395-2153

CORVINO BALLET CLASSES

c/o DanceCor, Inc. 451 West 50th Street New York, NY 10019; (212)
247-2564 ecdoesit3@att.net & www.corvinoballet.org Check website for
current schedule & location.

COUPE THEATRE STUDIO

Diane Coupe, Director Home of Rockland Youth Dance Ensemble 33 East
Route 59A, Nanuet, NY 10954 (845) 623-2808; Fax (845) 624-7934
www.coupedance.com

DANCE CAVISE, INC.

Home of Off-Center Dance Theatre 273 Halstead Avenue. Mamaroneck,
NY 10543. (914) 381-5222 www.dancecavise.com

DANCE JUNE LEWIS AND COMPANY

June Lewis, Artistic Director Claudio Assante, Associate Artistic
Director Contemporary. PO Box 2025, NYC 10159 (212) 741-3044

DANCE NEW AMSTERDAM (
DNA
 see nucleic acid.


DNA
 or deoxyribonucleic acid

One of two types of nucleic acid (the other is RNA); a complex organic compound found in all living cells and many viruses. It is the chemical substance of genes.
)

Contemporary Dance Classes & Performances Kate Peila,
Art./Exec. Dir. Foremost faculty. Beg/int/adv. Int’l Student Visa
prog. 53 Chambers St. NYC. (212) 625-8369 www. dnadance.org

GELSEY KIRKLAND ACADEMY OF CLASSICAL BALLET

Gelsey Kirkland & Michael Chernov, Art. Dirs. Professional,
Pre-Professional & Children Progs. 355 Broadway, Floor 2, NYC,
10013. (212) 600-0047, www.gelseykirklandballet.org

HARLEM SCHOOL OF THE ARTS

Ballet, Modern, Jazz, Tap, African & Repertory Performing
Ensemble 645 St. Nicholas Ave., NYC 10030 (212) 926-4100, Ext 316

HOBART AND WILLIAM SMITH COLLEGES

 

Dance Department,
Geneva
 , Fr. Genève, canton (1990 pop. 373,019), 109 sq mi (282 sq km), SW Switzerland, surrounding the southwest tip of the Lake of Geneva.
, NY 14456 Donna Davenport, Chair (315)
781-3760 BA in dance and an interdisciplinary education Beautiful campus
in NY Finger Lakes Region.

HOFSTRA UNIV. DRAMA / DANCE DEPT.

Rachel List, Dir. BA Dance. BS in Educ./Dance Educ. (516) 463-5444;
112 Hofstra Univ., Hempstead, NY 11549; Rachel.List@Hofstra.edu

H.T.
CHEN

 & DANCERS / CHEN DANCE CENTER

Dance company, school, & black-box theater. 70 Mulberry St.,
2nd Floor, NYC 10013 (212) 349-0126, www.ChenDanceCenter.org

HUNTER COLLEGE DANCE PROGRAM

Dr. Jana Feinman, Director (212) 772-5012 695 Park Avenue, NY, NY
10065 BA/Modern Emphasis/Teacher Certification Company
Concerts/Repertory Work www.hunter.cuny.edu/-dance

ISADORA DUNCAN DANCE FOUNDATION

The Isadora Duncan Dance Company Lori Belilove, Artistic Director
Ongoing classes. Intensive Workshops, Teacher Training, Certification in
Basic and Advanced Studies in the Dance of Isadora Duncan, staging of
dances of Isadora Duncan. Performances / Master Classes / Residencies.
141 W. 26th St., NYC 10001. Ph (212) 691-5040 Fax (212) 627-0774
www.isadoraduncan.org

ISADORA DUNCAN INT’L. INST., INC

Maria-Theresa Duncan, Kay Bardsley: Co-Founders. Jeanne Bresciani,
Ph.D. Art.Dir. Classes/performances/workshops/study abroad (212)
753-0846; (845) 687-4183; www.idii.org

JCC

JCC Johnston Community College
 MID-WESTCHESTER DANCE SCHOOL

Jayne Santoro, Director. 999 Wilmot Road, Scarsdale, NY 10583. Ph:
(914) 472-3300 x320 Email santoroj@jccmw.org See www.jccmw.org

JOFFREY BALLET SCHOOL

Trainee Program, Children & Adult classes for all levels. 434
Avenue of The Americas, 3rd Floor, NY, NY 10011 (212) 254-8520
www.joffreyballetschool.com

THE JUILLIARD SCHOOL

Professional Dance Training + B.F.A. degree Adjacent Residence Hall
60 Lincoln Center Plaza, NYC 10023-6588 (212) 799-5000 x255;
www.juilliard.edu

LEON DANCE ARTS NY

Dorrell Martin, Artistic Director 248 West 60th St., NY, NY 10023.
(646) 385-8495 Professional Commercial/Concert Dance Training (Ages
8-25). leondanceartsny.org

LONG ISLAND UNIVERSITY

BFA in Dance Studies, LIU/POST Campus Dr. Cara Gargano, Chair of
Theatre, Film, & Dance. 720 Northern Boulevard, Brookville, NY 11548
Ph. 516-299-2353 Visit www.liu.edu

LUIGI’S JAZZ CENTRE

The First World Jazz Dance Centre 48 West 68th Street New York, NY
10023 (212) 874-6215 www.luigijazz.com

THE MANHATTAN BALLET SCHOOL, INC.

Elfriede
Merman
  
n.
A legendary sea creature having the head and upper body of a man and the tail of a fish.


[mer(maid) + man.]

Noun 1.
, Director Home of Manhattan Ballet Co., Inc. All
Levels and ages. 149 East 72nd St., New York, NY 10021; (212) 535-6556

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

MARJORIE LIEBERT-TEACHER/COACH

Ballet, and Kniaseff Barre-a-Terre Classes and Private Therapy.
(212) 724-3238 Video & CD Available; 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-MARY MOUNT www.mmm.edu

MERCE CUNNINGHAM TECHNIQUE[TM]

Daily technique class; Repertory Workshops @ City Center–130 West
56th Street, New York, NY 10019 (212) 255-8240
www.mercecunninghamtrust.org

DOKOUDOVSKY NEW YORK CONSERVATORY OF DANCE

30 E. 31st St., NY, NY. See: www.nycod.org

NEW YORK UNIVERSITY STEINHARDT SCHOOL OF CULTURE, EDUCATION, AND
HUMAN DEVELOPMENT

M.A. and Certificate Programs in Dance Education. Superior
professional preparation in the heart of
New York City
 see New York, city.


New York City

City (pop., 2000: 8,008,278), southeastern New York, at the mouth of the Hudson River. The largest city in the U.S.
 for dancers
seeking careers as educators in schools, studios, community, and
university settings. Includes a unique program in ballet pedagogy in
partnership with American Ballet Theatre. Study Abroad/Financial Aid.
Call (212) 998-5400 Visit: www.steinhardt.nyu.edu/dance-ed-2012

NEW YORK UNIVERSITY TISCH SCHOOL OF THE ARTS DEPARTMENT OF DANCE

Cherylyn Lavagnino, Chair Daria Kendus, Administrative Director
Conservatory Training Program B.F.A., M.F.A. in dance. Audition
required. 111 Second Avenue, 3rd Floor New York, NY 10003-8382 212 992
9302 http://dance.tisch.nyu.edu/page/home.html

NEW YORK UNIVERSITY TISCH SCHOOL OF THE ARTS DEPT. OF PERFORMANCE
STUDIES

Associate Professor Jose E. Munoz, Dept. Chair. One-year
M.A.–includes summer courses; Ph.D. 721 Broadway, 6th Fir, New York, NY
10003-6807 (212) 998-1620 http://www.performance.
tisch.nyu.edu/page/home.html

PAUL TAYLOR DANCE COMPANY

 TAYLOR 2

Taylor School Classes Monday-Friday, 10-11:30 am 551 Grand Street,
New York, NY 10002 212.431.5562; www.ptdc.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
Teen Intensive. 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

 

Founded 1914. Independent college preparatory day school for
children preparing for, or already pursuing, careers in the performing
arts, sports and entertainment. 205 students, grades 6-12. Office of
Admissions: 132 West 60th Street, New York, NY 10023-7495 (212)
582-3116; www.pcs-nyc.org

PURCHASE COLLEGE/SUNY

Conservatory of Dance. Wallie Wolfgruber, Director. BFA, MFA.
Audition required. 735 Anderson Hill Road, Purchase, NY 10577 (914)
251-6800; www.purchase.edu/dance

SARAH LAWRENCE COLLEGE
 at Bronxville, N.Y.; primarily for women; chartered 1926, opened 1928 as Sarah Lawrence College for Women; renamed 1947. It is noted for its creative arts program.
 

B.A. with a dance concentration; M.F.A. in Dance. Sara Rudner,
Director 1 Mead Way; Bronxville, NY 10708-5999 Tel: (800) 888-2858 or
www.sarahlawrence.edu

SCHOOL OF ALBANY BERKSHIRE BALLET

Madeline Cantarella Culpo, Director. 25 Monroe St., Albany, NY
12210; (518) 426-0660

SCHOOL OF AMERICAN BALLET

Official School of
New York City Ballet
 one of the foremost American dance companies of the 20th cent. It was founded by Lincoln Kirstein and George Balanchine as the Ballet Society in 1946.
 70 Lincoln Center Plaza New
York, NY 10023-6592 Phone (212) 769-6600 Fax: (212) 769-4897

SEISKAYA BALLET ACADEMY & SCHOOL

Professional classical & character program 7 Flowerfield Ste
16, St. James, NY 11780 (631) 862-6925; email: info@seiskaya.com also on
the web visit: nutcrackerballet.com

SOKOLOW DANCE FOUNDATION

Anna Sokolow Archive Company Repertory–Residencies–Performance
Lorry May: mail@annasokolow.org www.annasokolow.org

SOKOLOW THEATRE DANCE ENSEMBLE

Performances/Master Classes/Repertory Jim May, Artistic Director
Old Chelsea Station, PO Box 351, NYC 10113 (212) 741-2995;
www.sokolowtheatredance.org info@sokolowtheatredance.org

STEPS ON BROADWAY

 

Carol Paumgarten, Founder & Artistic Director Diane Grumet,
Co-Artistic Director. Dairy professional and adult classes in all styles
and levels of dance. 2 Year Professional Training Program, Summer Study
NYC, International Student Visa Program, Work/Study Program, Steps
Repertory Ensemble, Steps with Contemporary Masters, Workshops &
Master classes, group packages. The School at Steps, a year round
curriculum-based training program for ages 2-18. Steps Beyond presents
performances, film nights, Artists Talk Series. 2121 Broadway, 3rd FL
New York, NY 10023 (212) 874-2410 StepsNYC.com; info@StepsNYC.com

THE BALLET CLUB

Anne Easterling Freifelder, Director Professional Training; classes
& private instruc. 328 E. 61st St, 2nd flr, NY 10065; (917) 281-1030
(212) 204-6348 www.theballetclub.com

UNIVERSITY AT BUFFALO

BA/BFA Dance, Theatre, Music Theatre. Performance,
Design/Technology. Choreography, Performance Companies. Adv. Levels:
Ballet/Jazz/Modem/Musical Theatre (716) 645-6891
www.theatredance.buffalo.edu

VIC

VIC Victory
VIC Victim
VIC Vicinity
VIC Vicar
VIC Vicarage
VIC Virtual Information Center  
 D’AMORE STUDIO OF DANCE LTD.

721 Acorn St., Deer Park, NY 11729 (631) 586-4460 www.vicdamore.com

NORTH CAROLINA

BALLET SCHOOL OF CHAPEL HILL

1603 East Franklin St., Chapel Hill, NC 27514; (919) 942-1339
www.balletschoolofchapelhill.com

BALLET CONSERVATORY OF ASHEVILLE

6 East Chestnut Street Asheville, NC 28801 (828) 255-5777
BalletConservatoryofAsheville.com

CHARLOTTE SCHOOL OF BALLET & CHARLOTTE YOUTH BALLET

Gay Porter, Dir. 627 S. Sharon
Amity
  
n. pl. am·i·ties
Peaceful relations, as between nations; friendship.


[Middle English amite, from Old French, from Vulgar Latin *am
, Charlotte, NC 28211. R.A.D.
Cecchetti. (704) 366-9675; www.charlotteballet.com

DUKE UNIVERSITY

Keval Khalsa, 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; BFA Dance
Education Greenville, NC 27858 (252) 328-6390 theatre@ecu.edu
www.ecu.edu/theatredance

ELON UNIVERSITY

BFA Dance Performance and Choreography Ballet, Modern, Jazz,
Somatics, Choreography, Performance. Department of Performing Arts
Campus Box 2800, Elon, NC 27244. Email: danceprogram@elon.edu
www.elon.edu/perarts

INFINITY BALLET CONSERVATORY & THEATRE

Teaching a Complete Classical Ballet curriculum with a professional
faculty. (919) 303-1105 www.infinityballet.com Apex/Raleigh, NC

JAMI MASTERS SCHOOL OF DANCE, LTD.

Ballet, modern, tap, mus. theatre, jazz, Pilates 1425 Queens Rd.
West, Charlotte, NC 28207 (704) 525-6555 jamimastersschoolofdance.com

THE RALEIGH SCHOOL OF BALLET, INC.

Raleigh Dance Theatre, Affiliate Co. 3921 Beryl Road, (919)
834-9261 www.raleighschoolofballet.com

SCHOOL OF NC DANCE THEATRE

Jean-Pierre Bonnefoux, Artistic Director Patricia McBride, Master
Teacher 701 North Tryon Street
Charlotte, North Carolina

 28202 (704)
372-3900; www.ncdance.org

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

B.A., B.F.A., M.A., M.F.A., Teacher Certif. (336) 334-5570
performingarts.uncg.edu

UNIVERSITY OF
NORTH CAROLINA SCHOOL OF THE ARTS

 

Professional training in ballet & contemporary.
High School
Diploma

; College Diploma B.F.A. UNCSA is the exclusive affiliate school
of the Jacqueline Kennedy Onassis School at American Ballet Theatre.
Winston-Salem, NC www.uncsa.edu (336) 770-3290

OHIO
 midwestern state in the Great Lakes region of the United States. It is bordered by Pennsylvania (NE) West Virginia (SE), Kentucky (S), Indiana (W), and Michigan and Lake Erie (N).
 

BALLETMET DANCE ACADEMY

Susan Brooker, Academy Director Official School of BalletMet
Columbus Full Curriculum, 322 Mt. Vernon Ave. Columbus, OH 43215. (614)
224-1672 www.balletmet.org

BALLET TECH OHIO

Claudia Rudolf Barrett, Founding Director Ages 3 & up,
performing opportunities, Summer Seminars. Northern Cincinnati, OH (513)
683-6860; www.ballettechohio.org

BALLET THEATRE MIDWEST

Daniel R. Simmons, Artistic Director Nancy Fountain, Dir., PO Box
31156 Cincinnati, OH 45231, (513) 520-2334 www.ballettheatremidwest.com

CANTON BALLET

Cassandra Crowley, Artistic & Exec. Director Ph (330) 455-7220;
Fax (330) 455-6977 1001 Market Avenue N., Canton, OH 44702 Classes all
levels, www.cantonballet.com

CASE WESTERN RESERVE UNIVERSITY

Attention: Karen Potter M.F.A. Dance Training Program Department of
Dance 10900 Euclid Ave., Cleveland, OH 44106-7113 http://Dance.case.edu
Karen.Potter@case.edu

CINCINNATI BALLET

OTTO M. BUDIG ACADEMY

Victoria Morgan, Artistic Director Catherine Batcheller, Academy
Dean 1555 Central Parkway, Cincinnati OH, 45214 (513) 562-1111
www.cballet.org

CLEVELAND CITY DANCE

Courtney Laves-Mearini, Director 13108 Shaker Square, Cleveland, OH
44120 Ballet/Jazz/Tap/Graham-Modern … Summer Int. (216) 295-2222 &
www.clevelandcitydance.com

COLUMBUS YOUTH BALLET

Sharon Daye, Dir.; Katie Hanigan, Anistie Dir. Full Curriculum in
Ballet & Contemporary Dance. 5076-80 N. High St., Columbus 43214
(614) 433-7090 www.columbusyouthballet.com

DENISON UNIVERSITY

BA Modern/African/Embodied Theory Individual Attention, Performing
Opportunities. Guest Artists, Resident Musician/Composer. Near Columbus,
OH. www.denison.edu/dance

KENT STATE UNIVERSITY

B.F.A. Modern Dance Performance or Education Audition required.
Honors Scholarships. Dance Division, Kent, OH 44242. (330) 672-2069 and
www.dance.kent.edu

OHIO STATE UNIVERSITY
 main campus at Columbus; land-grant and state supported; coeducational; chartered 1870, opened 1873 as Ohio Agricultural and Mechanical College, renamed 1878. There are also campuses at Lima, Mansfield, Marion, and Newark.
 DEPT. OF DANCE

BFA, MFA, PhD 1813 N. High St., Columbus, OH, US, 43210 phone:
(614) 292-7977 & dance@osu.edu http://dance.osu.edu

OHIO UNIVERSITY SCHOOL OF DANCE

137 Putnam Hall Athens, Ohio. 45701 (740) 593-1826
www.dance.ohiou.edu

UNIVERSITY OF AKRON

 

Akron, OH 44325-1005 (330) 972-7948 www.uakron.edu/dtaa

Dance Program. B.A., B.F.A. in Dance, Multi- age license, MA Arts
Administration. Dance Institute, Preparatory and Summer Programs; Graded
level age 8-18. Christina Foisie cfoisie@uakron.edu (330) 972-7949

UNIVERSITY OF CINCINNATI

 

College-Conservatory of Music, Dance Div. B.F.A. in Ballet;
Preparatory Program; Founding institution and affiliate of Cincinnati
Ballet.
CCM

CCM Chama Cha Mapinduzi
CCM CORBA Component Model
 Admissions, PO Box 210003, Cincinnati, OH 45221-0003 (513)
556-5463; Fax (513) 556-1028

WRIGHT STATE UNIVERSITY

Faculty: Teressa Wylie McWilliams, Justin Gibbs, Gina Walther,
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

OKLAHOMA

THE DANCE CENTER OF
OKC

OKC Oklahoma City, OK, USA – Will Rogers World Airport
OKC Ohlone Kids’ Club  
 BALLET

The official school of Oklahoma City Ballet Robert Mills, Artistic
Director 7421 N. Classen, OKC, OK 73116 (405) 843-9898 &
www.okcballet.com

OKLAHOMA CITY UNIVERSITY

 

Jo Rowan, Chair, Dance Dept. (405) 208-5322 Bachelor of Performing
Arts, theater dance, jazz, tap, ballet, voice. The American Spirit Dance
Co. Oklahoma City University, 2501 N. Blackwelder, Oklahoma City, OK
73106 http://www.okcu.edu/dance_amgt

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

UNIVERSITY OF OKLAHOMA

 

Mary Margaret Holt, Dir., School of Dance BFA and MFA, ballet,
modern. 560 Parrington Oval, Rm 1000, Norman 73019
www.ou.edu/finearts/dance

OREGON

LANE COMMUNITY COLLEGE

Bonnie Simoa, (541) 463-5645 Modern, Ballet, Jazz, Hip-Hop, Pilates
Improvisation, Choreography, Continuum www.lanecc.edu. A.A. Transfer
Degree

LYNN MARCHANT CLASSICAL BALLET Russian Method (503) 472-4573
July/August Russian Ballet Seminars P.O. Box 793, McMinnville, OR
97128-0793

PACIFIC UNIVERSITY

BA in Dance / Theatre and Dance Department Ballet, contemp., jazz,
choreography, history, kinesiology, company, dance@pacificu.edu
www.pacificu.edu/as/dance/index.cfm

SCHOOL OF
OREGON BALLET THEATRE

 

Christopher Stowell, Artistic Director Damara Bennett, School
Director. Phone (503) 227-0977; Fax (503) 227-4186; www.obt.org The
official school of Oregon Ballet Theatre 818 SE 6th Ave., Portland, OR
97214

THE PORTLAND BALLET

Academy & Youth Company Nancy Davis, Artistic Director 6250 SW
Capitol Highway, Portland, OR 97239 (503) 452-8448
www.theportlandballet.org

UNIVERSITY OF OREGON

 

Jenifer Craig, Chair, Dance Dept. M.F.A, M.A., M.S., B.A., &
B.S. in Dance Graduate teaching fellowships available Eugene, OR 97403.
(541) 346-3386 http://dance.uoregon.edu

WESTERN OREGON UNIVERSITY

 

B.A., B.S. in Dance Department of Theatre and Dance Monmouth, OR
97361 (503) 838-8375 www.wou.edu

PENNSYLVANIA

ALLEGHENY BALLET COMPANY

Creative Dance thru Pre-Professional Program. 1003 N. 4th Ave.,
Suite D, Altoona, PA 16601 alleghenyballet@verizon.net
alleghenyballet.com (814) 941-9944

BODIOGRAPHY CENTER FOR MOVEMENT

School of Bodiography Contemporary Ballet Maria Caruso, Artistic
Director 5824 Forbes Ave., Pittsburgh, PA 15217 Ph. (412) 521-6094; Fax
(412) 521-6096 www.bodiographycbc.com

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 (717) 245-1190;
www.cpyb.org

DESALES UNIVERSITY

Tim Cowart, Director of Dance B.A. Degree, dance major. Scholarship
available, Dance Program, 2755 Station Avenue, Center Valley, PA
18034-9568 (610) 282-1100×1663; www.DeSales.edu/dance

DICKINSON COLLEGE

Theatre Arts-Dance Emphasis Carlisle, PA 17013; (717) 245-1777

FRANKLIN & MARSHALL COLLEGE

Lynn Brooks, Dance Program Director Lancaster, PA 17604; (717)
291-4204

GREATER YORK DANCE/MIDSTATE BALLET

3524 E. Market St., York, PA 17402 (717) 755-6683 &
www.gydance.org

THE GRIER SCHOOL

Jocelyn LaBriola, Artistic Dir. All girl, private school, grades
7-12. Ballet, jazz, contemporary, tap, Pilates, yoga. Summer Intensive.
Rt 453, Tyrone, PA 16686 (814) 684-3000 www.grier.org

INTERNATIONAL SUMMER DANCE

Point Park University–Pittsburgh, PA 1 (877) 932-6644 or (412)
392-3456 www.pointpark.edu/summerdance

MUHLENBERG COLLEGE

B.A. in Dance and Dance Minor Karen Dearborn, Director (484)
664-3335 dearborn@muhlenberg.edu Allentown, PA 18104-5586

NOTARA SCHOOL OF DANCE AND ACTING

Darrell and Sally Notara, Directors Official school of the Notara
Dance Theatre, Inc. P.O. Box 1204, Stroudsburg, PA 18360 (570) 421-1718
& notara.net

PENNSYLVANIA ACADEMY OF BALLET

John White and Margarita de Saa 29 N. Narberth Ave., Narberth, PA
19072 (610) 664-3455 Visit: www.paacademyofballet.com

PENNSYLVANIA REGIONAL BALLET

Sandra Carlino, Artistic Dir. 211 No. Enola Dr. Enola, PA. (717)
732-2172 www.prballet.org

THE PHILADELPHIA DANCE ACADEMY

Pre-Professional Ballet & Boys’ Scholarship Programs. Home
of The Philadelphia Youth Ballet. 219 Cuthbert St, Phila., PA 19106;
www.philadelphiadanceacademy.com

PITTSBURGH BALLET THEATRE SCHOOL

Terrence S. Orr-Art. Dir, Harris N. Ferris-Ex. Dir 2900 Liberty
Avenue Pittsburgh PA 15201 (412) 281-0360 www.pbt.org
www.faccbook.com/pghballet

THE ROCK SCHOOL FOR DANCE EDUC.

Bojan Spassoff & Stephanie Wolf Spassoff, Dirs. 1101 South
Broad Street Philadelphia, PA 19147 (215) 551-7010
info@therockschool.org

SLIPPERY ROCK UNIVERSITY

Nora Ambrosio, Chair, (724) 738-2036 B.A. in Dance & minor,
www.sru.edu Dept. of Dance, Slippery Rock, PA 16057

TEMPLE UNIVERSITY

Boyer College of Music and Dance BFA, MA, MFA, PhD in Dance 1700 N.
Broad St. Suite 309 Philadelphia, PA 19122 (215) 204-0533,
dance@temple.edu www.temple.edu/boyer/

THE
UNIVERSITY OF THE ARTS

 

Donna Faye Burchfield, Dir. School of Dance 320 S. Broad Street,
Philadelphia, PA 19102 Dance (215) 717-6110; Fax (215) 717-6109
Admissions: (800) 616-ARTS Web site: http://www.uarts.edu

WISSAHICKON DANCE ACADEMY

Nancy Maimed, Director. Vaganova Syllabus 38 East Schoolhouse Lane,
Philadelphia, PA 19144. nmalmed@verizon.net (215) 849-7950;
www.wissahickondance.com

RHODE ISLAND

FUSIONWORKS DANCE ACADEMY

Deb Meunier, Artistic Director. Home of Fusionworks Dance Company
and Fusionworks II. Lower River Road, Lincoln and 333 Main St., East
Greenwich; (401) 946-0607 Fusionwk@cox.net www.fusionworksdance.org

RHODE ISLAND COLLEGE

 

Angelica Cardente-Vessella, Director Dance B.A. Dance Performance
600 Mount Pleasant Ave, Prov., RI 02908 (401) 456-9791 Visit:
www.ric.edu

ROGER WILLIAMS UNIVERSITY

 

Bristol, RI. BA Dance & Performance Studies. PK-12 Dance
Certif.; Mvmt. Theatre, London Sem.; Guest Artists. Audition req. Ph
1(800) 458-7144 & http://departments.rwu.edu/dance

SOUTH CAROLINA

CENTER FOR DANCE EDUCATION CAROLINA BALLET

COLUMBIA MUSIC FESTIVAL ASSOCIATION

John Whitehead, Executive Director Mimi Worrell-Morgan, Artistic
Director Keith Mearns, Mikhail Ronnikov, Ballet Masters 914 Pulaski
Street ArtSpace
Columbia, South Carolina

 29201 (803) 771-6303
www.caroIinabatlet.net

COKER COLLEGE

Four-year. Fully Accredited. B.A. in Dance; theory, technique
choreography, performance, repertory company. www.coker.edu Admissions:
1 (800) 950-1908

COLUMBIA CONSERVATORY OF DANCE

William Starrett & Mariclare Miranda 1545 Main St., Columbia,
SC 29201 (803) 252-0555 columbiaconservatoryofdance.com

COLUMBIA CITY BALLET

William Starrett, Artistic and Executive Director 1545 Main Street,
Columbia, SC. 29201 (803) 799-7605 or (800) 899-7408
info@columbiacityballet.com www.columbiacityballet.com

FOOTHILLS DANCE CONSERVATORY

(864) 888-0300; Ginny Siano-Eck, Artistic Dir. 109 E. North First
St., Seneca, SC 29678. Classical Ballet Pointe/Modern/Jazz/Workshops
foothillsdance@ncrv.com & foothillsdance.com

LITCHFIELD DANCE ARTS ACADEMY

Ilka
   also ilk
adj. Scots
Each; every.


[Middle English ilk a, each one : ilk (variant of ech, each; see each) + a, one, a
 Doubek, Director 97 Otis Drive, Pawleys Island, SC 29585 (843)
237-7465 / www.litchfield-dance.com Home of Litchfield Ballet Foundation

MYRTLE BEACH SCH. OF PERFORMING ARTS/THE STRAND BALLET THEATER

Guest instructors, summer prog. 615-29th Ave. No., Myrtle Beach, SC
29577; (843) 448-8221 www.mbspadance.com

ROBERT IVEY BALLET

Professional Ballet Company & School 1910 Savannah Hwy.,
Charleston, SC 29407 (843) 556-1343 Website: robertiveyballet.net

UNIVERSITY OF SOUTH CAROLINA
   
 

Department of Theatre & Dance Susan E. Anderson, Artistic
Director of Dance BA in Dance Performance/Choreography or Dance
Education, Ballet or Contemporary Emphasis, Scholarships, (803) 777-0704
or susanea@mailbox.sc.edu www.cas.sc.edu/dance

TENNESSEE

BALLET
MEMPHIS
 , ancient city of Egypt, capital of the Old Kingdom (c.3100–c.2258 B.C.), at the apex of the Nile delta and 12 mi (18 km) from Cairo.
 

Dorothy Gunther Pugh, Artistic Director 7950 Trinity Road, Memphis,
TN 38018-6297 (901) 737-7322, www.ballctmemphis.org

BALLET TENNESSEE

Anna Baker-Van
Cura

 and Barry Van Cura, Dirs. John A. Patten Arts
Center 3202 Kelly’s Ferry Rd., Chattanooga, TN 37419 (423) 821-2055

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

ROUDNEV DANCE CO. & SCHOOL

Russian classical ballet/Memphis www.BalletChildren.com

TENNESSEE ASSOCIATION OF DANCE

P.O. Box 4368, Chattanooga, TN 37405 (423) 305-5223 &
www.tennesseedance.org

TEXAS

ALLEGRO ACADEMY OF DANCE

Glenda Brown, Vanessa Brown, Directors Home of Allegro Ballet of
Houston The Glenda Brown Choreography Project. 12680 Goar Rd, Houston
77077; (281) 496-4670; glendabrown@allegroballetofhouston.com
www.theglendabrownchorcographyproject.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
San Antonio, TX 78213 (210) 344-9428 www.balletartsschool.com

BALLET AUSTIN ACADEMY

Stephen Mills, Anistie Director Michelle Martin, Associate Artistic
Director William Piner, Director of Schools 501 W. 3rd St. Austin, TX
78701 (512) 476-9051 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.ballctconservatory.com

CHAMBERLAIN BALLET CO. & SCHOOL

Kathy Chamberlain, Director 3003 West 15th St., Piano, TX 75075
(972) 985-1374; Fax (972) 867-8072

CONNALLY’S DANCE WORKSHOP, INC.

www.connallydance.com San Antonio Metropolitan Ballet
www.sametballet.org San Antonio, TX 78218(210) 656-1334

DISCOVERY DANCE GROUP

Institute of the Dance Arts Pam Stockman, Director 8434 Pontiac,
Houston, TX 77096 (713) 667-3416

FORCHER’S DANCE CENTER, SCHOOL FOR THE PERFORMING ARTS

Director-Jacquelyn Ralls Forcher 2329 West Rochelle Road Irving, TX
75062 (972) 255-2154

GOTTA DANCE (PLANO, TX)

Home of Piano Metropolitan Ballet. 3131 Custer Rd, #195. (972)
769-0017 gottadanceplano.com

HIGH SCHOOL FOR PERFORMING AND VISUAL ARTS

LuAnn Carter, Dance Coordinator Complete dance and academic
curriculum Dept. of Dance, 4001 Stanford St. Houston, TX 77006 (713)
942-1965

HOUSTON ACADEMY OF DANCE

Serving Houston Since 1971. 14520 Memorial Drive #78, Houston, TX
77079-5305; (281) 497-4783; www.hadance.com

HOUSTON METROPOLITAN DANCE CENTER

Home of Houston Metropolitan Dance Co. Classes offered beginner to
professional levels. 1202 Calumet, Houston, TX 77004 (713) 522-6375;
houstonmetdancer@aol.com www.houstonmetdance.com

JERRY BYWATERS COCHRAN

Teacher, choreographer; modern dance. 3541 Villanova, Dallas, TX
75225 (214) 361-5360

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

MARGO MARSHALL SCHOOL OF BALLET

Home of City Ballet of Houston 9902 Long Point, Houston, TX 77055
(713) 468-3670

SAM HOUSTON STATE UNIVERSITY

 

BFA, MFA. Jennifer Pontius, Program Coordinator. Dance Program, Box
2269, Huntsville, TX 77341-2269; (936) 294-1875 www.shsu.edu/~dnc_www

SASPA

San Antonio School for the Perf. Arts Scott Conway, Dir., 12915
Jones Maltsberger Rd., Suite 200, San Antonio, TX 78247 (210) 495-2787
www.saspa.org

TEXAS A&M UNIVERSITY

B.S. in Kinesiology/Dance Science track Dance concentration 8i
minor Director of Dance: Christine Bergeron 4243
TAMU

TAMU Tropical Aviation Meteorological Unit
; College Station,
TX 77843-4243 (979) 845-5025; http://tamudance.tamu.edu

TEXAS CHRISTIAN UNIVERSITY
 at Fort Worth; Christian Church (Disciples of Christ); coeducational; opened 1873 at Thorp Spring, chartered 1874 as Add Ran Male and Female College. It assumed its present name in 1902 and moved to Fort Worth in 1910.
 

B.F.A., M.F.A. in Ballet and Modern Dance School for Classical
& Contemporary Dance Box 297910 Fort Worth, TX 76129
www.dance.tcu.edu

TEXAS WOMAN’S UNIVERSITY
 main campus at Denton; state supported; primarily for women; est. 1901. It is the largest state-supported university for women in the country.
 

Penelope Hanstein, Chair. Offering B.A., M.A., M.F.A., Ph.D., in
Dance. PO Box 425708, Denton, TX 76204-5708. Ph. (940) 898-2085
Dance@twu.edu Visit: www.rwu.edu/dance

WEST TEXAS A&M UNIVERSITY

BFA in Dance, MA in Interdisciplinary Studies Ballet, Musical
Theatre, and Multiple Disciplines. WT Box 60747, Canyon, TX 79016-0001;
(806) 651-2858 www.wtamu.edu/, dance etruitt@wtamu.edu

UTAH

BALLET AT BRIGHAM YOUNG UNIV.

Full ballet curriculum leading to B.A. 273 Q RB
BYU

BYU Beyond Your Understanding
 Provo, UT 84602
(801) 422-4748 http://dance.byu.edu

JANET GRAY STUDIOS

Janet Muse Gray, Dir. Ballet/Jazz/Tap/Hip Hop/Contemporary 3065 S
Imperial St., Salt Lake City, UT 84106 www.janetgraystudios.com

UNIVERSITY OF UTAH

 

DEPARTMENT of modern DANCE BFA; MFA, 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

NEW ENGLAND BALLET CONSERVATORY

Vanina Wilson, Director Professional and Recreational Programs 1820
Shelburne Road, S. Burlington, VT 05403 (802) 865-6800
www.neballetconservatory.com

VIRGINIA

BALLETNOVA CENTER FOR DANCE

Artistic Director Nancie Woods. Pre-professional ballet program,
RAD base. Jazz, Tap, Hip-Hop, Modern. All ages. 20,000 sq. ft. studios.
Summer Intensive. Open 7 days. Arlington/Fairfax, VA. 703.778.3008 &
o: www.BalletNova.org

CENTER FOR BALLET ARTS

Debra and Bennett Savage, Directors 11215 H Lee Highway Fairfax, VA
22030; (703) 273-5344 www.thecenterforballetarts.com

CLASSICAL BALLET THEATRE

Executive Director Cynthia Donavin Artistic Director Alisher
Saburov 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

COLLEGE OF
WILLIAM AND MARY

 

B.A. in Interdisciplinary Studies, Dance Minor Joan Gavaler
757.221.2785 www.wm.edu/dance

CONCERT BALLET OF VIRGINIA

Robert Watkins, Dir. P.O. Box 25501 Richmond, VA 23260; (804)
798-0945

EASTERN VIRGINIA SCHOOL/PERF. ARTS

Sandra Balestracci, R.D.E., Director Pre-professional training in
classical ballet 1915 Pocahontas Trail, Ste. C-6, Williamsburg, VA /
(Rte. 60). (757) 229-8535 & www.evspa.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. Degree, M.F.A. Degree in partnership with American Dance
Festival P.O. Box 9621, Roanoke, Virginia 24020 hudance@hollins.edu
& www.hollins.edu & www.americandancefestival.org

JAMES MADISON UNIVERSITY

 

School of Theatre and Dance Intensive B.A. Degree in Dance;
Teaching Licensure. Cynthia Thompson, Dance Program Coordinator. MSC
5601 Harrisonburg, VA (540) 568-6511 www.jmu.edu/theatredance

KATHY HARTY GRAY DANCE THEATRE

In Residence,
Northern Virginia Community College

, Alexandria
Campus, PO Box 3291, Alexandria, VA 22302; (703) 413-3811 www.khgdt.org
Email:khgray@stratsight.com

THE KINTZ-MEJIA ACADEMY OF BALLET

“For the study of classical ballet” McLean, Virgina.
(703) 506-1039 www.kintzmejiaballet.com

MANASSAS BALLET ACADEMY

Director-Amy Grant Wolfe Classical Russian Training. 9004 Mathis
Ave., Manassas, VA 20110; (703) 368-6621 www.manassasballetacademy.org

OLD DOMINION UNIVERSITY

 

BA in Dance and Dance Education Marilyn Marloff, Director. Diehn
148, 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

SCHOOL OF THEATRICAL DANCE

Great Falls, VA www.theatricaldance.com

SHENANDOAH UNIVERSITY

Erica Helm, Dance Division Chair Pre-Professional Conservatory
Training BFA Dance & BA Dance Winchester, VA (800) 432-2266
www.su.edu/conservatory

WASHINGTON

ARC SCHOOL OF BALLET

Official school of ARC Dance Marie Chong, Director 9250 14th Ave.,
NW Seattle, WA 98117 (206) 352-0799 ww.arcballet.org

BREMERTON DANCE CENTER

Lawan Morrison, Dir. (360) 377-6214 Home of Peninsula Dance
Theatre. 515 Chester Bremerton, WA 98337 bremertondance.com

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

 

Kathryn Daniels, Chair. BFA in Dance. Ballet, modern, preparatory
children’s classes. 1000 Lenora St., Seattle, 98121. (800) 726-ARTS
www.cornish.edu & admission@cornish.edu

INTERNATIONAL SCHOOL OF CLASSICAL BALLET

Official School of the International Ballet Theatre. Vera Altunina,
Artistic Director 507 6th St S, Kirkland, WA 98033 (425) 822-7694
www.interballettheatre.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

UNIVERSITY OF WASHINGTON

B.A. in Dance. Dance Program, Box 351150, Seattle, WA 98195; (206)
543-9843 http://depts.washington.edu/uwdance

WISCONSIN

CENTRAL WISCONSIN SCHOOL OF BALLET

Waltraud Karkar Artistic Director Vaganova method and Summer
Intensive Ballet, Jazz, modern, tap, Pilates, ballroom
www.cwschoolofballet.com & (715) 842-4447

GREEN BAY SCHOOL OF DANCE

Northeastern Wisconsin Dance Organization 129 S. Washington St.,
Green Bay, WI 54301 (920) 433-9510 greenbayschoolofdance.com

MAKAROFF SCHOOL OF BALLET

105 N. Walnut St., Appleton, WI 54911 (920) 734-7073

MILWAUKEE BALLET COMPANY

Michael Pink, Artistic Director (414) 643-7677
www.milwaukeeballet.org

MILWAUKEE BALLET SCHOOL

Official school Milwaukee Ballet Co. 504 W. National Ave.,
Milwaukee, WI 53204 Email: 2thepointe@milwaukeeballet.org
www.milwaukeeballet.org & (414) 649-4077

UNIVERSITY OF WISCONSIN-MADISON

 

BS, BFA in Dance Jin-Wen Yu, Chair 1050 University Avenue, Madison,
WI 53706 (608) 262-1691; uwdance@education.wisc.edu www.dance.wisc.edu

UNIVERSITY OF WISCONSIN–MILWAUKEE

BA, BFA, MFA, K-12 Teacher Certification. Dept. of Dance, P.O. Box
413, Milwaukee, WI 53201; (414) 229-2571; danceinfo@uwm.edu
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