In response to the COVID-19 pandemic, our number one priority is the health and safety of our students, faculty, and staff. We are now offering both in-studio and online classes for dancers at all levels. For information on enrollment, scheduling your free placement class and our schedule of classes, please call for an appointment during our office hours:

  • Monday, Wednesday and Friday: 4:30pm-7:30pm
  • Tuesday and Thursday: 10:00am-1:30pm & 4:30pm-7:30pm
  • Saturday: 9am-2pm
  • or email us at

Registration for Spring Semester Classes opens January 10th.


The Nutcracker

December 27-29 at 2pm & 7pm

Join VBC as we return to the theater live on stage for a magical holiday tradition! Enjoy the festivities of Clara’s party. See the Nutcracker come to life and Clara help defeat the Mouse King. Journey through the icy forest as beautiful snowflakes whirl about and then join Clara when visions of sugar plums delightfully entertain in the Kingdom of Sweets.

Ernst Community Cultural Center
Northern Virginia Community College
Annandale Campus
8333 Little River Turnpike, Annandale, VA 22003

Photo credit: Ruth Judson

2018 USAF band


US Air Force Band Spirit of the Season

The Theater at MGM National Harbor 101 MGM National Ave,. Oxon Hill, MD

We are honored to once again be invited to perform during the US Air Force Band’s Holiday performance, Spirit of the Season, December 11th at 3 pm and 7 pm and December 12th at 3 pm. Our dancers will be performing excerpts from The Nutcracker to include Toy Soldiers, Waltz of the Flowers, and Trepak. Tickets are free to attend and will open for reservation on November 19th at 9 am. Click on this link for more details and to reserve your tickets to this wonderful event.

Mission + Legacy

We provide exceptional, authentic classical ballet and contemporary dance training.

Since 1950, the Virginia Ballet Company has been instilling students with the life skills of self-discipline and self-confidence through rigorous training and performance opportunities. We focus on continuing the rich tradition of classical choreography by instructing our dancers on the history of dance, its pioneers, and its methods of instruction.



Join our energetic, welcoming community of students today.

We offer daytime and evening classes in a variety of dance styles and levels. Classes range from ballet to jazz and more, and cater to ages 3 through adult.

Registration for Spring Semester opens January 3rd. Camp registration will open February 7th. Information for Camps will go out January 3rd

  • Classical Ballet & Contemporary (Beginner – Advanced)
  • Specialty Classes (Character, Tap, Jazz, Flamenco,)
  • Master Classes
  • Summer Intensive Program
  • Fantasy Ballet Camp
  • Adult Dance