Welcome to The School of Richmond Ballet
School of Richmond Ballet seeks to create a warm, caring environment for students, to cultivate an inclusive culture of support, and to offer superior, quality training while fostering a love and joy of dance. Our internationally known faculty is committed to providing a nurturing environment where students, who aspire to have a professional ballet career, as well as students of all ages who simply wish to enrich their lives through dance, can learn and have fun doing it.
View our 2023-2024 School Calendar here.
Why choose the School of Richmond Ballet?
At the official school of Richmond Ballet, The State Ballet of Virginia, you have the unique experience of learning at one of the finest dance facilities on the East Coast. In addition, you can:
- Explore Character Dance, Modern, and Theatre Dance disciplines, in addition to Ballet
- Train with professional dancers and dance educators, many with international reputations
- Dance to live accompaniment in classes
- Watch professional company rehearsals and/or be mentored by company dancers
- Enjoy Richmond Ballet productions - ticket(s) to a performance are included in tuition and students receive a discount on tickets to other Richmond Ballet performances
- Enrich your performance skills by auditioning for the SRB student ensembles
- Audition to perform in Richmond Ballet company productions such as The Nutcracker
Additionally, for Richmond Ballet Trainees, you have the opportunity to work with the Company and Artistic Staff in preparation for a professional dance career.