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.

Remembering Each Step of the past 8 years,
and looking forward to the beauty of tomorrow.
So proud of you.
Mom & Dad



July Master Class Series

​July 1, 2, 8, 9,10, 15, 16, 17

$15 & Open to the public!

Click here to see full schedule & faculty

2019 Dance Alive program

July 8-19, 2019  

For more information on Dance Alive, click here 


July 1-19 

For more information on

Summer Intensive,

click here

Dance Alive/BTSI Performance 

Friday, July 19, 2019

6:00 pm

Center for Creative Arts (CCA)


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 

Click here for more information on ways to support Ballet Tennessee!

Ballet Tennessee is an ArtsBuild Community Arts Partner 



The conservatory 

Ballet Tennessee offers dance classes in ballet, pointe, 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. 

For more information about our classes, click here

We love you, Sophia! 

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

Monday          10:00 pm-4:00 pm

Tuesday         10:00 am-4:00 pm  Wednesday    10:00 am-4:00 pm 

Thursday       10:00 am- 4:00 pm 

Friday            10:00 pm- 4:00 pm 

Saturday        OFFICE CLOSED

Sunday           OFFICE CLOSED 


Madeline Claire! 

"Life isn't about waiting for the storm to pass... it's learning to dance in the rain. So proud of you, Abby! 

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

Photos are now available for purchase

for the Spring Festival of Dance! 

Flash Drive of ALL photos - $40 

Photos by Jerigray Eduave

To complete a photo order formclick here