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Ballet Tennessee is an ArtsBuild Community Arts Partner
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 backgrounds.
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 at UTC Fine Arts Center or Memorial Auditorium. 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 offers classes in ballet, hip-hop, jazz, modern, and tap. 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. As the official school of Ballet Tennessee, its mission is to develop strong classical ballet technique; to offer quality training in related dance idioms; and to develop artistry in all students.