Keeping Ballet Real & Relevant for Today's Youth

Formerly "Pulse Dance Studio."

Enjoy a holiday tradition! Come see our Nutcracker performance, danced by kids, for kids!

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New students: 

It's easy to join our school - no registration fee! Grades K-3rd take the "Sapphire" class(es) & grades 4th-6th take the "Ruby" class(es) shown in the schedule below.

Your choice: 1 class/week: $60/month; 2 classes/week: $100/month. Professional ballet instruction is surprisingly affordable at Cleveland Modern Ballet!

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Cleveland Modern Ballet is a 501(c)(3) non-profit organization. Your tuition dollars & donations help keep ballet alive & accessible in our community!

For class levels click HERE

For yearly overview/holiday calendar, click HERE.

Fall classes are now in session. New students interested in joining our school can enroll in January 2018!



Join a dance community that is passionate, determined, and supportive. Whether you’re here for recreation or committed to professional training, we’ve got exactly what you need at Cleveland Modern Ballet!


Tuition rates listed below are for the Cleveland Modern Ballet Fall 2017 13-week semester. Class recommendations:

Pearl: 3 classes/week (MONDAY, TUESDAY, & THURSDAY)

Topaz: 2-3 classes/week (TUESDAY & THURSDAY are your primary classes, MONDAY is an optional add-on)

Ruby: 2 classes/week (TUESDAY & THURSDAY)

Sapphire: 1-2 classes/week (MONDAY is your primary class, THURSDAY is an optional add-on)

Pearl/Topaz+: $540 ($180/month)
 — 3 classes/week
 — 90 minute classes

Ruby/Sapphire+: $300 ($100/month)
 — 2 classes/week
 — 60 minute classes

Topaz: $360 ($120/month)
 — 2 classes/week
 — 90 minute classes

Sapphire: $180 ($60/month)
 — 1 class/week
 — 60 minute classes

Need help finding your level? Here are class lists for returning Cleveland Modern Ballet students and recommendations for new students: