Welcome to Metropolitan Ballet!

Metropolitan Ballet Academy & Company is a nationally recognized school of classical ballet offering classes for all ages and levels, including children’s creative dance, ballet lessons for Beginners through Pre-Professional dance levels, an acclaimed Boys’ Scholarship Dance Program, and adult classes. Families enjoy our positive, nurturing atmosphere in which students receive personalized attention and encouragement from a dedicated and celebrated faculty.

UPDATE, 4/4/2020: 

The Metropolitan Ballet Academy studios are currently closed, in accordance with public health precautions. We are following closely the Abington Public Schools and the Montgomery County guidelines. We will re-open as soon as it is safe to do so.  Current students, look for our weekly e-mails and follow us on Facebook and Instagram for free classes, training tips, dance films, and more! If you are a new student or family, please call our office at 215-663-1665. We are working from home and would be delighted to talk with you about your son or daughter’s interests.

We have an amazing roster of faculty and guest artists lined up for Summer Intensives and Camps. Click on “Summer” to learn more.

In the meantime, three of our faculty are offering free classes right now, on-line. Please visit our Facebook page for more information. 


Metropolitan produces dancers who are recognized for their ability to perform with the confidence and joy that comes from experience and excellent training. Performance opportunities that emphasize student involvement in the creative process set us apart from other programs and produce remarkable results, as seen in our many notable alumni accomplishments.

Serving a diverse community audience of more than 10,000 people annually, Metropolitan Ballet Academy & Company  is a growing, innovative and vibrant cultural resource for our home communities of Jenkintown, Abington, Cheltenham, Elkins Park, Glenside, Huntingdon Valley, Rydal, Willow Grove, Philadelphia and the wider Montgomery/Bucks/ five county region.

Our esteemed faculty teach dancers at every level to think creatively, to see critically, and to utilize the skills developed through their classical training as a framework for excellence in all of their pursuits. Beyond the studio, dance training at Metropolitan Ballet Academy and Company develops valuable skills that help children succeed academically and in life.