Adult Open Division

AOD Classes

Enjoy in-person classes in ballet, tap, musical theatre, hip hop, and modern. Follow this link to register.

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Ages 18 & up

Now offering in-person classes! Registrations for all classes will be online only. Absolutely no onsite class purchases will be available.

A minimum of three paying students must be present in order for a class to be held. In the case of an instructor's absence, we will substitute from within our staff.

For In Person classes:

  • Online, pre-registration is required. No exceptions.
  • Online class registration closes one hour before scheduled start time.
  • Arrive no more than 10 minutes before start time. You will have a temperature check at check-in.
  • Centre lobbies, dressing rooms, and water fountains will be closed. Plan accordingly.
  • All students must wear a mask at all times while in the building and follow all posted safety protocols.
  • All students are required to sign a COVID-19 waiver prior to participation.
  • 48 hour cancelation notice required.

All times listed are EST.

Michael C. Carlos Dance Centre

Instructor Day Time Notes
Harmony C. Mon 7:00-8:30p Beg/Inter Ballet
Harmony C. Wed 7:00-8:30p Beg/Inter Ballet

These classes are in-person at the Michael C. Carlos Centre. Please adhere to all safety protocols.

Buckhead Centre

Instructor Day Time Notes
Harmony C. Tue 7:30-9:00p Inter. Ballet
J. Inman Thu 12:30-2:00p Intro Ballet
Darby B. Fri 6:30-7:30p Musical Th. - all levels
Nardja E. Fri 6:30-7:30p Beg. Modern
Harmony C. Fri 6:30-8:00p Inter. Ballet
Harmony Sat 11:30a-1:00p Adv. Ballet
L. Princess J. Sun 12:30-2:00p Beg. Ballet
Malik J. Sun 1:30-2:30p Tap
Aaron J. Sun 2:30-3:30p Hip Hop - all levels

These classes are in-person at the Buckhead Centre. Please adhere to all safety protocols.

Virginia-Highland Centre at Amsterdam Walk

Instructor Day Time Notes
L. Princess J. Tue 7:00-8:30p Beg/Int. Ballet
Calla V. Wed 7:15-8:45p Beg. Ballet
Chantia R. Thu 7:00-8:30p Intro Ballet
Calla V. Sat 12:15-1:45p Beg/Int. Ballet

These classes are in-person at the Virginia-Highland Centre. Please adhere to all safety protocols.

Pay as You Go

Ready to try a new class on your schedule? These drop-in rates give you the flexibility that you need. Please register online for all classes.


Regular Rate: $15
Discount Rate: $10 (Professional, Student, Senior)

The Adult Open Division operates on a pay-as-you-go basis; pre-registration is required. The CDE recommends that students arrive at least 10 minutes prior to class start time in order to complete check-in in a timely fashion.

Student/Senior rates require a valid college ID or driver's license with proof of age 65+. Professional rates require a current professional dance card, theatre union card, or pay stub.

Classes close 15 minutes after scheduled start time. Students arriving more than 15 minutes late will not be permitted to take class.

Atlanta Ballet Adult Open Division requires a minimum 48-hour cancellation notice for in-person classes. No refunds, credits, or exchanges will be issued for cancellations or absences without a written request submitted to at least 48 hours prior to class start time.


Unlimited semester and annual passes are by far the best bargain. You will be able to take whatever classes you like, at whatever location you like, and as many times as you like! Passes are also the quickest and most convenient of all purchase options. All you have to do is flash your pass, and you're off to class!

FALL PASS: $550 | August 9, 2021 - January 9, 2022

$550 | January 10 - June 5, 2022

$275 | June 6 - July 31, 2022

$1,200 | Covers all classes for one year!

All passes must be presented to the front desk associate upon arrival for check in. No exceptions. Annual passes expire one year from date of purchase. The cost of passes and cards will not be pro-rated. Expiration dates will be extended for injury with a doctor's release. Passes and cards are non-transferable and non-refundable. Expiration dates will not be extended for travel.

Dress Code

There is no dress code for Adult Open Division classes. Comfortable clothing is encouraged.

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Photography & Film Policy

Out of respect for fellow students and instructors, filming and photography by students are strictly prohibited during class at all CDE locations. We encourage you to interact with us on social media by sharing selfies or group pictures before or after class. Please be mindful of the privacy of others, and do not take and share pictures of others without their expressed consent.

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