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Welcome to The School of Richmond Ballet.


As the official school of Richmond Ballet, we offer superior training for young people who aspire to have a professional ballet career as well as those students who wish simply to enrich their lives through dance. Together, with our world-class faculty, we work to ensure that every student has a valuable and positive experience with dance, from the tiniest dancer to the elite artists that graduate from our advanced programs.

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Judy Jacob
Artistic Associate & The School of Richmond Ballet Director

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Join Richmond Ballet at Dogwood Dell for a Free Performance

Richmond Ballet Kicks off Dogwood Dell’s 60th Anniversary Celebration with Two Nights Featuring The Professional Company, The School of Richmond Ballet and Minds In Motion The Dell Main Stage, Dogwood Dell Byrd Park, 600 South Boulevard, Richmond, VA 23220 Friday, June 3 at 8:30pm & Saturday, June 4 at 8:30pm (The same program will be performed both evenings) Performances are free and open to the public Members of Richmond Ballet’s professional company are set to perform ‘Windows II’ from Stoner Winslett’s signature full-length work, Windows, alongside a Richmond favorite –…
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Journey back to The Enchanted Toy Shop

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Journey back to The Enchanted Toy Shop! Produced by Richmond Ballet Artistic Director Stoner Winslett April 24, 2016  |  2pm & 4pm  |  Carpenter Theatre Featuring The School of Richmond Ballet Ensembles  In The Enchanted Toy Shop, the dolls sit all day long as customers come in to look at the toys. Sometimes, a doll goes home with a very excited child, but the dolls that are left behind have something to look forward to as well. Each evening, after darkness begins to fall, the shop closes and the fairies of…
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