Dance is for everyone — every age, every ability

Adaptive Dance Program (ADP)

Experience the joy of dance in a fun, supportive environment

Ballet Chelsea's Adaptive Dance Program (ADP) brings movement classes to residents ages 3 - 93. Classes are designed with mental, physical, and / or cognitive limitations. Each class is tailor made to the needs and abilities of the participants and aims to improve coordination and balance, endurance, flexibility, self-confidence and for students - teamwork.

Ballet Chelsea's Adaptive Dance Program was first developed in 2015 with financial support from the 5 Healthy Towns Foundation. As of 2021 there are over 100 people participating in this unique, therapeutic, and inclusive program.

In addition to in-studio classes, specifically trained instructors visit special education classrooms, residential centers, and senior communities, bringing classes different communities who may otherwise not have fitness programs available to them. If you are interested in ADP classes for your community please contact!


All classes will be held in person adhering to Ballet Chelsea's Covid-19 safety policies. Please visit our Covid-19 resource page for more information.

Ballet Chelsea Studio
1050 S. Main St.
Chelsea, MI 48118


Ballet Chelsea is offering one in-studio Adaptive Dance classes:

Thursdays, 5:15-6:00pm, Teen & Adult ADP (ages 14+)

Fall Semester 1 calendar dates, including studio breaks and closures, are available on our Studio Calendar page.


If you have any questions or need any additional information, please email