The Ellison Ballet - Professional Training Program is a year-round, full-day training program designed to meet the needs of those dedicated students ages 12-19 who seek the highest standard of classical ballet education to prepare for a professional career.

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Working daily under Edward Ellison's artistic direction and his faculty's careful guidance, students develop the essential skills to fully explore and realize their greatest individual potential. There is great emphasis on our men's program, focusing on the development of the power, stamina, and masculinity associated with strong male technique.

Ellison Ballet graduates have gone on to dance with companies including American Ballet Theatre, Paris Opera Ballet, San Francisco Ballet, Mariinsky Ballet, Dutch National Ballet, Houston Ballet, National Ballet of Canada, Ballet West, Tulsa Ballet, Mikhailovsky Ballet, Stuttgart Ballet, Pennsylvania Ballet, Colorado Ballet, Finnish National Ballet, Les Grands Ballets Canadiens de Montreal, and many more!