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. 

The company

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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 discipline in a positive learning environment. 

Ballet Tennessee presents The Nutcracker


Thank you to all of our sponsors for your support! 

Founders: Anna Baker-VanCura & Barry VanCura

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

Ballet Tennessee presents

The Nutcracker 

December 14 & 15, 2018

CLICK HERE for rehearsal schedules, 2018 Performance Packet, and more information.

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 

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.

Ballet Tennessee is an ArtsBuild Community Arts Partner 




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