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Welcome to Central Utah Ballet! On this page, you’ll find insights and articles about our ballet academy.

Florence Dance Festival

Florence Dance Festival

This summer, Chrysalis ballet had the opportunity to perform in the 33rd Florence Dance Festival. Since 1989, the Florence Dance Festival has promoted dance by representing international shows, producing avente-garde choreography, organizing professional training, and...

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What Does Ballet Do For A Child?

Starting your child in ballet classes  at an early age will do wonders for their confidence, physical coordination, and posture. Ballet is also a holistic approach to life-long wellness for children, it also builds social skills, as well as mental strength and focus....

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Why You Should Put Your Child in Ballet 

Why You Should Put Your Child in Ballet 

As a parent it can be hard sometimes to decide what you would like your child to learn outside of school. We try to factor in what would be best for our children and their long-term growth, as well as what they're particularly interested in (at the moment). Ballet is...

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2022-23 Ballet Classes at Central Utah Ballet in Lehi, Utah

2022-23 Ballet Classes at Central Utah Ballet in Lehi, Utah

Central Utah Ballet Academy is a fully comprehensive, classically-based ballet program for youth seeking to learn classical ballet and contemporary dance. Central Utah Ballet provides preschool and toddler ballet, children’s ballet technique classes, pre-professional...

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What is the Youngest Age to Start Ballet?

What is the Youngest Age to Start Ballet?

"What is the youngest age a child can start ballet?" is a question hotly debated by experts and parents, and different dance schools often have different answers. Who knows best? What makes one dance company better than another? To help you make the most practical...

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Ballet to Broadway Choreographed by Lindsay Folkman

Ballet to Broadway Choreographed by Lindsay Folkman

Central Utah Ballet to Perform Ballet to Broadway on May 12-13 Central Utah Ballet is excited to present Ballet to Broadway on May 12-13, choreographed by the talented Lindsay Folkman FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE LEHI, UTAH, May 2020—Central Utah Ballet will perform Ballet...

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2022 Summer Ballet Intensives Open for Registration

2022 Summer Ballet Intensives Open for Registration

Central Utah Ballet will offer two summer ballet intensive courses in 2022: Pre-Professional Summer Ballet Intensive 2022 (ages 12 and up) and Children’s Summer Ballet Intensive 2022 (ages 7-11). Ballet day camps are also available for younger students, ages 3-4 and...

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What is a Summer Ballet Intensive?

What is a Summer Ballet Intensive?

A summer ballet intensive is something of a rite of passage for ballet dancers. It is held during the standard break from traditional schools during the summer and often lasts a few weeks. These programs include daily rigorous and demanding dance training that fully...

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What Pre-Ballet Is & What to Expect

What Pre-Ballet Is & What to Expect

If you have already signed your child up for a pre-ballet class, congratulations! Your child is on their way to being better able to express themselves, connect with others, and find joy in dance. If not, perhaps you’re here to find out exactly what pre-ballet is or...

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5 Reasons You Should Take Adult Ballet Classes

5 Reasons You Should Take Adult Ballet Classes

As adults, it can be difficult to prioritize the things we love–especially when we have a family whose interests seem to trump our own. However, with self-care growing in the spotlight, the need to make time for our passions is being looked upon as less of a luxury...

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