Ballet Chelsea honored with Small Business Leadership award from Chelsea Area Chamber of Commerce

Thank you to the Chelsea Area Chamber of Commerce for choosing Ballet Chelsea to receive this year’s Small Business Leadership Award! Jane Thompson, president of the Ballet Chelsea board of directors, called the award “a wonderful surprise” and said it was “wonderful to be recognized by so many business people in Chelsea.” “We’re truly grateful… [Read More]

Ballet Chelsea to host 2018 summer auditions for Ruth Page, Grand Rapids Ballet, Burklyn Ballet

Ballet Chelsea is pleased to announce that our studio in Chelsea, Michigan will host auditions for 2018 summer dance programs for Ruth Page Center for the Arts, Grand Rapids Ballet, and Burklyn Ballet Theatre. Auditions are open to dancers from any studio or school. Please check the ‘MORE INFO’ links below for details about each program and registration requirements. CLICK HERE… [Read More]

2018 Dance Beat! Winter Showcase to be held on Jan. 6

Ballet Chelsea is pleased to present a special performance featuring our Dance Beat! students on Saturday, January 6 at 7:00pm at the Washington Street Education Center, 500 Washington St., Chelsea, Michigan. Please join us for this fun and exciting concert! WHEN: Saturday, January 6 @ 7pm WHERE: George Prinzing Auditiorium Washington St. Education Center 500 E…. [Read More]

Ballet Chelsea presents The Nutcracker on Dec. 8-10, 2017 in Chelsea and Jackson, Michigan

20th Anniversary production of “The Nutcracker” features collaboration with the Jackson Symphony Orchestra Ballet Chelsea proudly presents its 20th Anniversary performance of The Nutcracker, a Christmas Eve tale about a young girl named Marie and her magical journey to the enchanted Kingdom of Sweets. This December’s production features a collaboration with the Jackson Symphony Orchestra, bringing… [Read More]

Register now for Ballet Chelsea’s Annual Tutu Run to be held on October 1, 2017

Please join us on Sunday, October 1, 2017 for Ballet Chelsea’s 4th annual Tutu Run 5k and Fun Run. The Tutu Run takes place on the scenic trails at Hudson Mills Metro Park in Dexter, Michigan. This is a great family friendly 5K and 1-mile event, on a certified course, with professional timing. 2017 Tutu Run 5k &… [Read More]

Ballet Chelsea Fall Session Registration, Open Houses, and Auditions to be held in August

Join us on August 25 and August 27 for Fall Open Houses Ballet Chelsea will hold our Fall 2017 Open Houses on August 25 from 3-6pm and August 27 from 1-4pm.  New and returning students and their families are invited to tour Ballet Chelsea’s state of the art studios, meet dance instructors, register dancers for… [Read More]

Ballet Chelsea’s Artistic Director, Wendi DuBois, Awarded Educator of the Year

The Michigan Youth Arts Touchstone Award is presented to arts educators who exemplify best practices in arts education, advocate actively on behalf of the arts, and demonstrate a continued commitment to bring excellence to the artistic development of young artists in Michigan. On May 19th, 2017 Wendi DuBois, Artistic Director of Ballet Chelsea, was awarded… [Read More]

Ballet Chelsea to Perform in 55th Annual Michigan Youth Arts Festival

The Michigan Youth Arts Festival features outstanding high school artists from multiple artistic disciplines. Fifteen Ballet Chelsea dancers were recently selected as Michigan Youth Arts Distinguished Scholars and have been invited to participate in the 55th Annual Michigan Youth Arts Festival on May 18-20, 2017, at Western Michigan University in Kalamazoo, Michigan. Participants were chosen from a pool… [Read More]