Student Division

Pointe

A full level-appropriate ballet technique schedule at Atlanta Ballet is required in order to add a pointe class. Students may advance to pointe with instructor's recommendation only.

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Open to students ages 11 and up as of September 1, 2019. A full level-appropriate ballet technique schedule at Atlanta Ballet each week is mandatory in order to add a pointe class. Students may advance to pointe with instructor's recommendation only.

Pointe classes meet for one hour each week: one one-hour class or two half-hour classes.

Schedule and faculty subject to change based on enrollment.

Pointe Schedule

Buckhead Centre

Instructor Day Time Notes
R. Diaddigo Mon 8:30-9:00p Pointe I Block A
R. Diaddigo Wed 8:30-9:00p Pointe I Block A
C. Szkutek Tue 6:30-7:00p Pointe I Block B
C. Szkutek Thu 6:30-7:00p Pointe I Block B
C. Szkutek Mon 8:30-9:00p Pointe II Block A
C. Szkutek Wed 8:30-9:00p Pointe II Block A
C. Szkutek Tue 8:30-9:00p Advanced Pointe Block A
C. Szkutek Thu 8:30-9:00p Advanced Pointe Block A

Michael C. Carlos Dance Centre

Instructor Day Time Notes
B. Gilliam Wed 7:15-8:15p Pointe I
R. Diaddigo Fri 7:00-8:00p Pointe I
S. Bennett Wed 8:45-9:15p Pointe II
C. Kraehe Fri 8:45-9:15p Pointe II

Virginia-Highland Centre at Amsterdam Walk

Instructor Day Time Notes
A. Gibson Mon 7:00-7:30p Pointe I Block C
A. Gibson Wed 7:00-7:30p Pointe I Block C
H. Drawe Mon 7:30-8:00p Pointe II Block B
H. Drawe Thu 8:15-8:45p Pointe II Block B

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 Cooper, Centre Administrative Director
admissions@atlantaballet.com
404.873.5811

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

Kate Gaul, Principal
kgaul@atlantaballet.com
404.303.1501

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

Nicole Adams, Principal
nadams@atlantaballet.com
404.883.2178

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

Annual Tuition

$390/Class

Payment Options:

1 Installment: $370.50 (5% discount applied)
2 Installments: $195 per installment (1st due at registration, 2nd due by January 1st)
10 Installments: $39 per installment (1st and last installments due at registration)

Dress Code

Girls: Level appropriate Atlanta Ballet logo leotard, pink tights, pink ballet shoes, pointe shoes, hair in bun (all hair décor secured)

To schedule a pointe shoe fitting, email hdrawe@atlantaballet.com.

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 boutique@atlantaballet.com.

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