The Ballet Studio

A nonprofit program for children in the nation's capital since 1992.  Academy quality in a smaller setting.


OUTREACH PROJECT, 1992-present   
  • Providing academy-quality ballet education to children from under-served populations.
  • Continuing to serve students from our 2004-2013 Brightwood Education Campus residency through scholarships to our private studio program in Tenleytown/AU Park. 
  • Cooperative effort with Brighter Day Ministries in SE DC to encourage literacy in and through the art of ballet, particularly with support for enrollment in ballet classes at the nearby ARC and ballet performance field trips.
  • See separate Ballet Studio Outreach website for more details.

TENLEYTOWN/AU PARK PRIVATE STUDIO, 2010-present
  • Academy quality, in a smaller setting.
  • Private home studio, state-of-the-art sprung floor, lovely bright space.
  • Three blocks from the Tenleytown Metro and Janney Elementary School.  
  • Classes for ages 5-1/2 and up.
  • Small group classes, designed to enhance appreciation of the art form.  
  • Cecchetti syllabus. 
  • Teacher training.
  • Ballet for adults.
  • Specialized dance education programs for all ages on site, or at your location

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  • See pictures and videos of the children from the original outreach program and the new private program.
  • Stay up-to-date on what's happening!