Academy Level III

With up to five hours of required daily classes, Academy Level III students practice classical and contemporary ballet, pointe, adagio, modern, and jazz.

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All classes mandatory. No excused absences.

During the season, students will be asked to assist with fundraisers, the Atlanta Ballet Boutique at the Cobb Energy Performing Arts Centre during Company performances, and Spring Concert at Sandy Springs Performing Arts Center at City Springs.

All enrolled students are required to participate in Spring Concert. Rehearsals begin in January 2023.

*Atlanta Ballet Centre for Dance Education does not accept transfer credits/hours.

Fall 2022 Schedule*

Michael C. Carlos Dance Centre

Instructor Day Time Notes
Academy III Mon 6:00-6:45p Modern
Mon 6:45-8:15p Technique
Tue 7:15-8:45p Technique
Wed 6:45-8:00p Technique
Wed 8:00-8:45p Character
Thu 5:45-6:30p Dance History
Thu 6:30-8:00p Technique/Pointe
Fri 6:15-7:45p Technique (Optional)
Sat 10:30a-12:00p Technique

*schedule subject to change / refer to email updates

Enrollment Information

All Academy students must register in person with the Centre Administrative Director at the Michael C. Carlos Dance Centre in West Midtown. Please call or email for available appointment times.

Michael C. Carlos Dance Centre
Kelly Tonina Cooper, Centre Administrative Director
404.873.5811 x1225

Registration Fee

Early (Current CDE families that register by May 1): $35
Regular (All families, May 2 - Aug 7): $50
Late (All families, Aug 8 onward)
: $75

Annual Tuition

$5,145 (Includes performance fees.)

Payment Options
1 Installment: $4,924.50 (5% tuition discount applied)
2 Installments: $3,210 per installment (1st due at registration, 2nd due by January 1st)
10 Installments: $514.50 per installment (1st and last installments due at registration)

Dress Code

Ladies: Black Atlanta Ballet pinch-front or princess seam leotard (Eurotard style # 17664A), pink tights, pink ballet/pointe shoes, hair in bun (all hair décor secured)

Gentlemen: White Atlanta Ballet t-shirt, black shorts or tights, white socks, black ballet shoes

Uniform leotards are exclusively available at the Atlanta Ballet Boutique. Boutiques are located at each studio location. Shoes, tights, and other dance supplies are also available in the Boutique. Questions regarding the Boutique can be directed to

Credit Requirements

19.25 hours per semester

Optional: add 4 hours

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