Ballet Tennessee is a nationally recognized company of professional dancers and dedicated professional-track students. Based in Chattanooga since 1987, the company is committed to providing the community with high caliber dance in performance and instruction to people of all ages, races, abilities and economic background. 

Ballet Tennessee offers classes in ballet, jazz, modern, hip hop and tap for all ages. The conservatory program offers quality instruction with a focus on developing future artists. VanCura Ballet Conservatory fosters a love of dance and its dicipline in a positive learning environment. 

Ballet Tennessee is an ArtsBuild Community Arts Partner 


Thank you to all of our sponsors for your support! 

You can call the office at any time during our office hours at (423)-821-2055 or email

Monday          10:00 am-6:00 pm

Tuesday         10:00 am-5:00 pm  Wednesday     OFFICE CLOSED 

Thursday        10:00 am- 3:00 pm 

Friday            12:00 pm- 4:00 pm 

Saturday         OFFICE CLOSED

Sunday           OFFICE CLOSED 


The conservatory 

Founders: Anna Baker-VanCura & Barry VanCura

(423) 821-2055 ~ 3202 Kelly's Ferry Rd. Chattanooga, TN, 37419 

The company

Corporate Sponsor

Dance Alive/Elite is a two week summer dance experience for children ages eight to twelve years from the Greater-Chattanooga area. The program culminates in a FREE public performance. Children selected from this introductory program receive a Talent Identification Program scholarship that provides elementary through professional level training in classical ballet, modern, and jazz.