Ballet School of Vermont | Home of Northern Vermont Ballet

  • Affordable High-Quality Ballet Program

  • Beginner to PreProfessional Levels
  • Complimentary Placement Ballet Class

  • (802) 527-0868
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Northwest Vermont’s Premier Ballet Program

Vermont Ballet Lessons for Beginner to Pre-Professional Levels in a nurturing environment. Classes offered in Classical Ballet Technique, Pointe, Variations, Choreography, Body Conditioning, and Performance. ABT® Certified Ballet Instruction, Professional Faculty & Master Guest Teachers, Summer Ballet Dance Camps & Intensives, Ballet Theater Program. Home to Northern Vermont Ballet Student Company. Located in a beautifully restored building specifically designed for ballet in downtown St. Albans, VT 05478. Our new facility features with two dance studios, a reception desk, parent lobby, changing areas & NVB Company lounge.

Join our Online Ballet & Conditioning Classes

Registration is now open! Anyone is welcome.

The Ballet School of Vermont is opening up our Online Ballet & Conditioning Classes to dance students that have lost the ability to have regular classes or want to enhance their training, stay in shape, and learn through our unique program.

Our classes include Barre (tech & pointe), Centre Practice, Strength & Stretch Home Challenges and Body Conditioning mat classes which include Yoga, Pilates, Floor Barre, and Cardio. Classes for the beginning young student to the Pre-professional, and even the adult wanting our Body Conditioning classes.

Each class is done in 30 minute segments, through the free BAND App. The number of classes/sessions assigned per week varies by level. For example, Tiny Ballet has 1 class per week and Advanced has 4 days per week and a total of 8 or more sessions. Students interact with their instructors within the App. Past uploaded classes are available to be repeated as well.

An affordable monthly fee lets you access all online classes past and future for your chosen level/topic. 

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Summer Dance Camps & Ballet Intensives

Registration is now open! Classes begin July 7th.

Join us for a fun summer of ballet! The Ballet School of Vermont offers Summer Dance Camps & Ballet Intensives for children age 3.5 and up. Our Tiny Ballet & Pre Ballet Fairytale Ballet Camps are the perfect way to introduction to ballet and a great opportunity to give it try before committing to our Sept. to May Season. We have summer ballet classes for every level from beginner to advanced pre-professional. Our upper-level 5-Hour Intensives feature guest instructors and classes in Ballet Technique, Pointe, Variations, Body Conditioning and an Alternative Class (Contemporary/ Modern/ Choreography /Nutrition) each day.

Stay STRONG and dance with us this summer! The more you dance, the more you SAVE with our Dance More, Grow More bundle discount.

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Dedication, Artistry and Nurturing Set Us Apart!

Our Vermont ballet instructors and guest teachers have danced professionally with the Les Grands Ballets Canadiens de Montreal, American Ballet Theater Studio Company, Wonderbound, Ballet Nouveau Colorado, and Miami City Ballet. Read faculty bios.

American Ballet Theatre® National Training CurriculumThe Ballet School of Vermont is proud to include the American Ballet Theatre® National Training Curriculum, a breakthrough 8 level program that combines high quality artistic training with the basics of dancer health and child development. The ABT® National Training Curriculum consists of a comprehensive set of age-appropriate, outcome-based guidelines to provide the highest quality ballet training to dance students of all ages and skill levels.

Primary through Level 7 & Partnering will be taught by ABT® Certified Teacher, Maryellen Vickery, who has successfully completed the ABT® Teacher Training Intensive in Primary through Level 7 & Partnering of the ABT® National Training Curriculum.

There is no better quality dance instruction around than The Ballet School! Through their knowledge, expertise, and nurturing guidance I have seen my daughter’s skill as a dancer and confidence as a young girl soar.”

Kirsten, Ballet Mom

In addition to providing stellar technique and training in ballet, BSVT invests in the whole student—caring for each person individually and each family.

Karen, Parent

Our daughter has learned not only the ballet positions but also qualities of grace, focus, determination, and perseverance – qualities that will be important for her to have in all that she encounters throughout life.

Nancy, Parent
Avery is truly enjoying her time in class and the confidence she is gaining is just beautiful to see!
Lisa, Parent

My daughters have been dancing there For the last 8 years, since they were 4! They have grown not only as ballet dancers but as exceptional young women. We would recommend BSVT to anymore looking for high quality ballet instruction and a feeling of family!

Jennifer, Ballet Mom