Academy + Company
757 / 446-1401

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Ballet Virginia International is located in the heart of historical Ghent in Norfolk, Virginia (click here for map). We are a regional classical ballet training facility for Hampton Roads. Our facility includes five spacious studios, all with sprung floors and Marley floors which offers the finest and safest surface for dancers.

Registration for Academy Year 2018/2019 will open in July.
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Description of Programs

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BVI draws from a diverse ballet syllabus inspired by the American, Russian, Italian, English and French schools. Solid classical ballet training along with other genres of dance including modern, jazz, tap, partnering and character create physically strong and artistically rich dancers.

We offer training year round through our academy year programs as well as summer programs.


Children’s Program

Classes in ballet and tap from ages 18 months to 8 years.

Information on registration and the program offerings for academy year 2018/2019 coming in July.


Lower School: Levels 1 through 4

A placement class required for this program.

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 lyrical, jazz, tap, modern, and character.

Information on registration and the program offerings for academy year 2018/2019 coming in July.


Upper School + Company

A placement class required for this program.

These levels are 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.

Information on registration and the program offerings for academy year 2018/2019 coming in July.


Adult + Community Programs

These programs are designed for the adult and recreational dancer. Classes offered in ballet, jazz, modern, character and tap.

Information on registration and the program offerings for academy year 2018/2019 coming in July.


Men’s Scholarship Program – by audition or invitation only

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


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