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. Students must be 11 years old and up (as of Sept. 1, 2019). 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 are required to participate in Spring Concert. Rehearsals begin in January 2020.

Schedule and faculty subject to change based on enrollment.

Division BV 2019-2020 Schedule

Buckhead Centre

Instructor Day Time Notes
R. Diaddigo Mon 7:00-8:30p Block A
R. Diaddigo Wed 7:00-8:30p Block A *Spring Concert Rehearsal Class
H. Clair Tue 5:00-6:30p Block B *Spring Concert Rehearsal Class
R. Diaddigo Thu 5:00-6:30p Block B

Michael C. Carlos Dance Centre

Instructor Day Time Notes
H. Clair Wed 5:45-7:15p Block C
R. Diaddigo Fri 5:30-7:00p* Block C *Spring Concert Rehearsal Class

Virginia-Highland Centre at Amsterdam Walk

Instructor Day Time Notes
A. Gibson Mon 5:30-7:00p Block D
A. Gibson Wed 5:30-7:00p Block D *Spring Concert Rehearsal Class
H. Drawe Tue 5:45-7:15p Add-on Class Option

Enrollment Information

Current CDE students may enroll for the 2019-2020 school year by clicking here.

All new students must register in person with 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 call or email each location for available appointment times.

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 May 5): $35
Regular (All families, May 6-Sept. 8): $50
Late (All families, after Sept. 8): $75

Spring Concert Fee:
$185 due October 27, 2019
Late Deadline:
$200 if paid by November 17, 2019

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 tights, pink 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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