Class Registration for 2022-23 now open!

Registration is now open for the 2022-23 school year! Classes begin Wednesday, September 14 and run to June.  Classes are offered in pre-ballet/creative dance, parent/child, ballet, pointe, contemporary, hip-hop, tap, jazz, Comp/Improv, Barre Time and Downs’ at Dance. Check out our new Flamenco class for middle schoolers, teens, and adults and Elementary Creative Dance Class…

Ballet Northwest’s Nutcracker

Olympia’s holiday favorite for over 35 years returns to the recently renovated Washington Center.  Ballet Northwest’s Nutcracker features stunning sets, beautiful costumes, 200+ local dancers, and guest artist Sanford Placide from Dance Theater of Harlem. Join Clara and the Nutcracker Prince for the epic battle between the mice and soldiers, journey through the Kingdom of…

JODC alumni further their careers

Congrats to JODC alumni who have recently gone onto professional careers! Gio Garibay is dancing with Joffrey Ballet Studio Company in Chicago, Natalie Allenton is a professional division dancer at Pacific Northwest Ballet, Ashley Baker is dancing professionally with Ballet Idaho, and Bina Anvari and Elina Brein are dancing as Aspirants with Eugene Ballet.

Summer Kids Camps

Save the date for our popular kids camps for kids age 4-8: Frozen (July 5-9), Prince & Princess featuring Beauty & the Beast, Little Mermaid, Aladdin, and Cinderella (July 19-23), and The Sleeping Beauty (August 2-6). Time: 9:00am-11:30am. Cost per camp: $145 including $50 deposit.