Why Patterson School of Ballet?

Dance classes are designed for all experience levels and ages.

Registering with Patterson School of Ballet isn’t just signing up your son or daughter for dance lessons. Ballet is a discipline that enriches lives. Patterson School of Ballet offers small class sizes taught by esteemed professionals in the industry. Artistic Director Michael Patterson uses a proven, graded-level ballet syllabus that has been perfected over the years. This curriculum sets students up for success and allows them to aspire to be more. That means that we as a ballet school takes a more long-term approach. We are not focusing on end-of-year performances, our success in such things is because of our hard work all year long. We strive to make ballet a way of life that opens doors to achieve more and become a part of the coveted world of professional ballet. Patterson School of Ballet believes that individualized instruction is the key to achieving their goals while in ballet school.

Michael Patterson’s students have been accepted to:

  • School of American Ballet
  • American Ballet Theatre Jacqueline Kennedy Onassis School
  • Royal Ballet School, London, UK
  • Elmhurst School for Dance, Birmingham, UK
  • San Francisco BalletPacific Northwest Ballet
  • Boston Ballet School
  • Chautauqua Institution School of Dance
  • Miami City Ballet
  • Houston Ballet
  • Joffrey Ballet School
  • School of the Pennsylvania Ballet