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]

Ballet Chelsea presents: Limitless on April 22, 2017

Ballet Chelsea is pleased to present Limitless, a mixed repertory performance featuring classical and contemporary choreography, on April 22, 2017 at 2pm at the Chelsea High School Performing Arts Complex. Dance and music lovers of all ages will enjoy Limitless’s wide range of original choreography set to music by well known composers, performed by dancers and guests… [Read More]

Ballet Chelsea presents Giselle on March 11-12, 2017 in Chelsea, Michigan

Ballet Chelsea is proud to present its premiere performance of the full-length, classic ballet, Giselle. Under the direction of Artistic Director Wendi DuBois, this two-act, hauntingly romantic ballet will leave you spellbound. Surrender your heart as Ballet Chelsea’s talented dancers present the tale of Giselle, a gentle peasant girl who dies of a broken heart when her… [Read More]

Ballet Chelsea to host 2017 summer program auditions for Ballet Austin, Grand Rapids, Burklyn Ballet …

Ballet Chelsea is pleased to announce that our studio in Chelsea, Michigan will host auditions for 2017 summer dance programs for Ballet Austin, 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 FOR BALLET CHELSEA… [Read More]

Join us on January 21 for a special performance featuring our Dance Beat! and Jazz Ensemble dancers!

Ballet Chelsea is pleased to present a special performance featuring their Dance Beat! and Jazz Ensemble dancers on Saturday, January 21 at 2:00 at the Washington Street Education Center, 500 Washington St., Chelsea, Michigan. This unique performance will showcase original choreography by Madelyn Prebola and Carrie Schotte.  Come enjoy the many styles of jazz dance, from… [Read More]

Thank you for another great season of The Nutcracker!

Our 19th annual season of The Nutcracker was a success! Thanks to our enthusiastic audiences for your amazing response to all 5 of our performances as well as our Sugar Plum Teas! Ballet Chelsea would like to congratulate our hard-working dancers, and their families who support them. And give a huge round of applause to our dedicated team… [Read More]

Ballet Chelsea presents The Nutcracker on Dec. 3-4 & 10-11, 2016 in Chelsea, Michigan

A classic holiday tradition for audiences of all ages! Ballet Chelsea is pleased to present its 19th annual performance of The Nutcracker on December 3-4 & 10-11, 2016. This annual production is a full-length, narrated ballet, choreographed by Ballet Chelsea Artistic Director Wendi DuBois. Audiences young and old from Ann Arbor, Ypsilanti, Jackson, Dexter, Saline, Canton, and all over… [Read More]

Ballet Chelsea invites you to become a Corporate Sponsor or Advertiser for our 2016/17 Season

Ballet Chelsea offers more than dance to our community. From entertaining thousands of audience members through our annual performances, to educating dancers and families in our state-of-the-art studios, Ballet Chelsea creatively contributes to Chelsea’s visibility as a cultural center for performing arts in southeastern Michigan.