American Academy of Ballet


Celebrating Our 52nd Year of Dance!

The American Academy of Ballet, under the direction of Maris Battaglia, recently celebrated its 50th anniversary. More than 147 students have gone on to achieve prominent careers across the States, Canada and Europe in dance companies, television and the Broadway stage. We are proud to continue that tradition throughout the many years to come! The Academy's success and continued philosophy over the years is that "love and discipline can work together in a warm and caring atmosphere to provide positive experiences that will last a lifetime."

Princess Camp

Important Dates:

"About" tab (above) and click on "Important Dates"

Weekly Classes

This summer, enroll in the weekly classes for students in Fairy Tale Dance to Advanced! Students can register for a variety of classes including ballet, pointe, acro, contemporary, hip hop, jazz& tap, and lyrical. Teachers from American Academy's faculty join professional dancers & instructors to teach each class, creating a memorable and fun experience!

There will be 6 weeks for the summer weekly classes. The first week of classes is June 26th and the last week is July 31st.


Scroll down to see our schedule, organized by style and dance class. Feel free to call the studio if you have any questions about what class levels to take and check out our class description page for information about age levels, style of dance, etc.

Fairy Tale Dance: Saturday 9:15
Pre-Ballet I (4 year olds): Saturday 9:15
Pre-Ballet II (5 year olds): Saturday 9:15
Ballet I: Saturday 10:00
Ballet II: Wednesday 4:15, Saturday 10:00
Ballet III: Wednesday 4:15
Ballet IV: Thursday 5:15
Ballet V: Thursday 5:15
Ballet VI: Thursday 4:15

Ballet A: Wednesday 4:15, Saturday 10:00
Ballet B: Wednesday 4:15
Ballet C: Thursday 5:15
Ballet D: Thursday 5:15
Ballet E: Thursday 4:15
Ballet F: Thursday 4:15

Beginning Pointe: Thursday 6:15
Pointe I: Thursday 5:15

Lyrical II: Thursday 4:15
Lyrical III: Thursday 4:15

Level I: Wednesday 5:15
Level II: Wednesday 5:15
Level III: Wednesday 5:15
Level IV: Wednesday 5:15
Level V: Wednesday 5:15

Acro IA: Saturday 11:00
Acro II: Saturday 12:00

Tap/Jazz Beginning: Thursday 5:15 (FREE)
Tap/Jazz A: Thursday 6:15
Tap/Jazz B: Thursday 6:15
Tap/Jazz C: Thursday 6:15

Hip Hop I: Wednesday 5:15 (FREE CLASS)

Thursday 7:00

Click below for the registration form:

Weekly Class Registration - Summer, 2017


American Academy of Ballet