Student Division

BV Level

BV level dance classes are for advanced students.

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BV level students are promoted according to individual progress in acquiring technique and strength. It is mandatory that students take two 1.5-hour classes per week; split blocks are not permitted. Four 1.5-hour classes per week are recommended. Under the instructor’s guidance, these classes ensure the student’s mastery of the fundamental movement methods. Placement class required for new students.

To participate in Spring Concert, student must enroll in one of the Spring Concert classes indicated below (*). All enrolled students have the opportunity to participate in Spring Concert. Rehearsals begin in January 2021.

Schedule and faculty subject to change based on enrollment.

HYBRID: You can choose this block as a virtual class or to attend in-person. Once you select, then that is your method of attendance for both classes throughout the semester. You cannot switch back and forth.

VIRTUAL: You will take class via a link.

IN-PERSON: You will take class in the Atlanta Ballet studio.

Division BV 2020-2021 Schedule

Buckhead Centre

Instructor Day Time Notes
S. Bennett Mon 6:30-8:00p* Block A */In-Person
S. Bennett Wed 6:30-8:00p Block A
H. Clair Tue 5:30-7:00p Block B/Hybrid
N. Goza Thu 6:00-7:30p Block B *

Michael C. Carlos Dance Centre

Instructor Day Time Notes
C. Kraehe Wed 6:45-8:15p Block C/In-Person
S. Bennett Fri 5:45-7:15p Block C *

Virginia-Highland Centre at Amsterdam Walk

Instructor Day Time Notes
T. Benion Tue 6:30-8:00p Block D/In-Person
T. Benion Thu 6:30-8:00p Block D *

Enrollment Information

Current CDE students may enroll for the 2020-2021 school year by clicking here.

All new students must contact the Centre Administrative Director at the Michael C. Carlos Dance Centre in West Midtown or the Principals at the Buckhead and Virginia-Highland Centres. Please email your preferred location for registration procedures.

Michael C. Carlos Dance Centre
1695 Marietta Boulevard NW
Atlanta, GA 30318

Kelly Tonina Cooper, Centre Administrative Director

Buckhead Centre
4279 Roswell Road, Suite 703
Atlanta, GA 30342

Kate Gaul, Principal

Virginia-Highland Centre at Amsterdam Walk
504 Amsterdam Ave NE
Atlanta, GA 30306

Nicole Adams, Principal

Registration Fee

Early (Current CDE families that register by June 1): $35
Regular (All families, May 6-Sept. 6): $50
Late (All families, after Sept. 6): $75

Spring Concert Fee:
$185 due October 25, 2020
Late Deadline:
$200 if paid by November 15, 2020

Extra Costume Fee (Optional):

Annual Tuition


Additional Class:

Payment Options:

1 Installment: $1,976 (5% discount applied)
2 Installments: $1,040 per installment (1st due at registration, 2nd due by January 1st)
10 Installments: $208 per installment (1st and last installments due at registration)

Optional Discipline Classes

Click here for the Optional Disciplines schedule.

Dress Code

Girls: Lilac Atlanta Ballet logo tank leotard (Eurotard #1002), pink or skin tone tights, pink or skin tone ballet shoes, hair in bun (all hair décor secured)

Boys: 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 in each school location. Shoes, tights, and other dance supplies are also available in the Boutique. Questions regarding the Boutique can be directed to

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