About Ballet Kalamazoo


The Ballet Kalamazoo dance curriculum will enrich, empower and inspire our dancers and the Kalamazoo community by delivering the highest standards of dance training and family friendly programming.



  • Train and mentor students to be skilled dancers in their technique and artistry


  • Uphold and preserve the rich tradition of Classical Ballet while staying up to date with current dance trends


  • Create a positive, healthy and fun learning environment


  • Set students on a path of success towards a professional career whether it may be in dance or in another field


  • Teach students core values of love, kindness, respect, strength, confidence, teamwork and discipline


  • Build friendships to instill the importance of helping others


  • Commit to family friendly, age appropriate programming, music and costumes