We are proud to have been selected by the United Nations Educational, Scientific, and Cultural Organization for inclusion in the International Who's Who in Dance.
to Academy of Russian Classical Ballet
The Academy was formed in 2004 to offer students in Southeastern Michigan the opportunity to study classical ballet in a structure reminiscent of a traditional Russian ballet academy. Our instructors
are classically trained former professional dancers who have studied at a variety of top international ballet schools and have performed extensively. Classes are available for beginning through advanced studies for children through adults. The Academy was named Best Ballet Academy of Michigan in 2012.
Our goal is to maintain the highest quality classical dance instruction in a disiplined yet supportive setting. We strive to provide cultural opportunities and interchange while promoting an inclusive environment for students of all ethnic, racial, and religious backgrounds
Master Classes with Madame Marianna Lobanova
We are deeply honored to have the legendary ballet instructor Madame Marianna Lobanova conduct classes and private lessons at ARCB for two weeks in June. Mme Lobanova is a graduate of Saratov Choreographic Institute in Russia. She graduated, with honors, from the Vaganova Academy in St Petersburg, Russia, and also received her degree in teaching from the world renowned GITIS (the Russian University of Theatre Arts) in Moscow. Mme Lobanova has been the head ballet instructor for the Kirov Academy for several years, instructing the year round program and the summer intensive. She has trained numerous professional dancers through out the world, and is highly regarded as one of the best ballet instructors of our time. We are so fortunate to have her teaching at ARCB!all news