Academy Information


Ballet Virginia is well known for providing rigorous classical ballet training in a loving environment. With over 100 years of combined experience, our professional faculty maintains the highest standards while teaching to the whole child. We surround our students with culture, give them a role in our community, and instill them with a love of dance that is unparalleled in the Hampton Roads area.

Academy Locations

Ballet Virginia has two academy locations in the Hampton Roads area. Both offer students spacious studios with sprung floors and Marley floor surfaces. 


700 21st Street, Norfolk, VA 23517
Phone: (757) 446-1401

Virginia Beach

4314 Virginia Beach Blvd, VA 23452


Our Programs

Ballet Virginia draws from a diverse ballet syllabus. We are developing physically strong and artistically rich dancers by offering solid classical ballet training along with other genres of dance including modern, contemporary, tap, partnering and character. Our classes are offered year-round through our academic-year programs and summer intensives.

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Children’s Program

Ballet Virginia’s Children’s Program offers classes in ballet and tap from ages 18 months and up.

Lower School: Levels 1 through 4

Placement class required 

Ballet Virginia’s Lower School consists of levels 1 through 4. These levels are a progressive course of study designed to bring a dancer from the rudimentary technique of ballet to the technical prowess of a professional artist. Optional electives available in modern, character, contemporary and tap.

Upper School + BV II

Placement class required 

Ballet Virginia’s Upper School and BVII is a progressive course of study designed to bring a dancer from the intermediate level of ballet to the technical prowess and artistry of a professional dancer.

Adult Dance Program

Our adult program is designed specifically for adults. We offer classes in ballet, body conditioning, and tap.

Men’s Scholarship Program

Audition or invitation only

Ballet Virginia Academy offers a scholarship program to boys ages 10 to 18 by audition only. This program requires taking a certain amount of classes per week, auditioning for all of BV’s productions and taking summer session and workshop classes. Call 757-446-1401 for more information.

Need more information? Call us at: 757-446-1401