Best Ballet Classes in Hartford

Why These Ballet Classes?

Our goal is to connect people with the best local experts. We scored Hartford Ballet Classes on more than 25 variables across five categories, and analyzed the results to give you a hand-picked list of the best.

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Our Selection Criteria:

  • 1. Availability

    Consistently approachable and responsive, so customers never feel ignored.

  • 2. Qualifications

    Building customer confidence with licensing, accreditations, and awards.

  • 3. Reputation

    A history of delighted customers and outstanding service.

  • 4. Experience

    Masters of their craft, based on years of practical experience and education.

  • 5. Professionalism

    Providing service with honesty, reliability, and respect.

Read more about our selection process

Apogee Dance Academy

Students and parents have left rave reviews about the high-quality classes and professional instructors at Apogee Dance Academy. Whether students just want to dance for fun and fitness or plan to become professional or competitive performers, the company has classes for every level of experience. Customers can browse the website to see a current schedule of ballet, jazz, tap, and lyrical classes for beginners and advanced students, and read about the company's Extreme competitive team that travels to regional and national dance competitions.

Southington, CT 06489


Creative Dance Center

The Creative Dance Center has been nurturing dancers of all ages for more than 35 years. The company's instructors and seasoned professionals with a commitment to sharing the love of dance with children and adults, no matter their level of experience or ability. The company offers ballet classes for children and adults, available to beginner, intermediate, and advanced students, as well as aspiring soloists. Other dance styles include jazz, modern, and tap, all provided in an encouraging environment and designed to help students reach their full creative potential.

East Hampton, CT 06424


Dance Dynamics Studios

Dance Dynamics Studios has earned rave reviews for its high-quality classes, professional instructors, and nurturing and fun atmosphere. The company's beginner classes for toddlers and preschoolers allow kids to explore movement and music and learn valuable skills like teamwork, discipline, and motor control. Older children can enroll in a range of classes in styles such as classical ballet, lyrical, musical theater, and hip-hop, as well as Pointe classes for more advanced dancers aged twelve and older. The company also offers private music lessons for a variety of instruments.

Hebron, CT 06248


Doncin School of Dance

Doncin School of Dance is one of the area's favorite award-winning dance academies. The company has a full schedule of classes for students aged preschool to adult, including a selection of all-boys classes, Mommy & Me classes, and fitness classes. Whether a child wants to become a professional performer or just enjoys learning new skills and staying active in a fun and welcoming environment, the company's instructors provide personalized attention and expert guidance to every student. Parents can find class schedules, policies, and enrollment forms on the company's website.

Torrington, CT 06790


Doreen's Dance Center

Doreen's Dance Center is a modern, comfortable dance studio dedicated to sharing the art of dance with students of all ages. Doreen's offers a classical ballet program that is run by a certified Cecchetti method ballet teacher. The center also provides group classes and private lessons for an extensive range of dance styles, from acrobatics to beginning tap for adult learners. The company also has a selection of summer camps, choreography workshops, and intensive courses for advanced students and performers. For added enjoyment and wellness, the company offers Hatha yoga classes for adults and families and Zumba for teens and adults. All information including programs, schedules, and tuition rates are listed on Doreen's Dance Center's website.

Colchester, CT 06415


Fisher Academy of Ballet & Dance

Fisher Academy of Ballet & Dance was founded to provide superior education and support to aspiring young performers with a passion for ballet. The company's classical program is based on the Royal Academy of Dancing syllabus and gives children and teens a challenging and enriching environment to become well-rounded dancers and prepare them for a future on the stage. Children as young as four receive targeted instruction in fundamental movement, control, and discipline, and can move on to the Children's and Upper Division levels as their skills progress.

Cromwell, CT 06416


Griffith Academy of Dance

The Griffith Academy of Dance is a premier Irish dancing academy with more than 60 years of service to the community. The school has produced numerous award-winning champions and career performers and has a staff of seasoned instructors to provide complete support and guidance. Students aged three to adult can attend fun, active, and enriching classes in Irish step-dancing as well as traditional classes like ballet, jazz, and tap. The academy has three convenient locations in Wethersfield, Glastonbury, and Manchester, all designed to provide a well-rounded experience for students.

Wethersfield, CT 06109


Grossi Dance & Performing Arts Academy

Grossi Dance & Performing Arts Academy is a team of dedicated and experienced instructors with a passion for sharing the world of performing arts. The company's classes cover an extensive range of dance styles, including ballet, jazz, tap, funk, lyrical, hip-hop, and modern. Classes are available for students of every age and experience level, including fundamental movement classes for toddlers, as well as specialty classes like beginning ballroom and musical theater. The company also has karate and self-defense classes for children and adults.

Vernon, CT 06066


Lakeside Academy of Dance

Lakeside Academy of Dance has been teaching children a love of dance for more than 35 years. The company has an extensive selection of classes for competitive and recreational dancers at every age and experience level, including beginning, intermediate, and advanced ballet, Pointe, jazz, tap, hip-hop, and lyrical. The company offers enriching classes for preschoolers, older kids, and teens, as well as a summer dance camp and intensive courses for competitive dancers. Parents can find policies, class schedules, and enrollment forms on the company's website.

Middletown, CT 06457


Mansfield Academy of Dance

The Mansfield Academy of Dance is a child-centered environment designed to help children develop skills and confidence they can use in every area of life. The company has engaging beginner classes for toddlers and preschoolers, designed to give young children a safe and supportive place to practice motor control, creative movement, and discipline. Older children can enroll in intermediate classes like ballet, jazz, and hip-hop, and aspiring professionals and competitive dancers can advance to the intensive program to receive even more top-quality instruction and support.

Storrs, CT 06268


The School of the Hartford City Ballet

The School of the Hartford City Ballet has earned the reputation as a premier academy for casual and professional performers. The company offers a pre-professional program for children aged nine to eighteen, designed to provide the highest level of instruction from internationally renowned teachers. Classes include essential techniques of ballet, Pointe, jazz, modern, and contemporary dance, as well as Pilates training to ensure peak fitness and strength. The company also offers recreational classes for children, teens, and adults, and summer intensives for aspiring professional ballet dancers.

Hartford, CT 06105


The Studio

The Studio is an East Hampton dance academy and fitness studio with a friendly, professional staff and an extensive selection of classes for students of all ages and abilities. Children as young as three can attend the company's Hippity Hoppity class and learn the basics of tumbling and hip-hop, followed by more advanced classes for older children in styles like ballet, contemporary, and lyrical. Other options include a Fall Intensive program for children and teen dancers, youth boxing classes, and summer dance programs.

East Hampton, CT 06424


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