Ballet in Frankfort!

It’s time to dance! The Ballet Academy is currently enrolling students at all levels for fall classes. Keep your young dancers advancing, or introduce your children to the wonderful world of classical dance.

A Royal Academy of Dance Certified Ballet School

The Ballet Academy in Arcadia is the only school in northwest Michigan certified to offer Royal Academy of Dance (RAD) instruction.

Since 1920, the RAD has been providing the highest caliber of training to dancers around the world, and is one of the best dance instruction programs in existence. Whether your young dancer is simply curious about ballet or is ready for serious study, the Ballet Academy is the perfect place to learn and develop.

Register Today for 2024 Summer Session

Classes begin June 17, 2024.

1:25 – 1:55  Pre-Primary Ballet  (ages 5 – 8)  Minimum enrollment 4
12:55 – 1:55  Pre-Intermediate Ballet *
2:00 – 3:00    Beginning Ballet  (Minimum Enrollment 6)

Register today by downloading and completing an application. Scan and return by email,  or mail to the Ballet Academy. Please call Arlene Larson  with any questions.


Email the Ballet Academy

Call us: 231-882-9314


Tuition to be paid on a monthly basis.

Pre-Primary Ballet:  $24 for June & August (2 wks) / $48 for July (4 wks)
Beginning Ballet:  $68 for July (4 weeks)  $34 for August (2 wks)
Pre-Intermediate;  *Tuition to be determined on class size
Private: $75
Semi-Private: $38

(Tuition for shorter or longer months will be prorated.)


Female:  Leotard color based on dancer’s level (contact instructor for details), pink tights, pink ballet slippers.  Hair must be in a bun or other style that is off the neck.

Male: White T-shirt, black bottoms (shorts, sweatpants or tights), white socks, white ballet slippers.

Learn more about all of our classes and offerings.

Classes at Betsie Hosick Health and Fitness Center 102 Airport Rd, Frankfort, MI