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Eastern Connecticut Ballet is the region’s premier school for dance, and our expert faculty is dedicated to our students’ development and growth. A strong classical technique forms the base of our curriculum. We emphasize energy and movement, preparing students for the demands of today’s classical ballet and contemporary companies. Whether or not a student is planning to pursue a career in dance, she or he will receive a quality education at ECB. Step by step, our young children’s program and pre-professional program challenges all of our students to reach their full potential as dancers.

“Excellence requires passion, hard work, knowledge, high expectations, attention to detail, and an appreciation for quality. In the ballet class, dancers learn the essentials for success while experiencing the beauty of a classical tradition.”

— Gloria Govrin, Artistic Director, Eastern Connecticut Ballet

“You care about my girls. You give them the best training in a firm and loving environment.”

— ECB Parent

“The teachers at Eastern Connecticut Ballet create an atmosphere of mutual respect and foster a true love for dance!” 

— ECB Student, Level 7