Kirov Academy of Ballet

4301 Harewood Road, NE,
Washington DC  20017-1558

Phone: (202) 832-1087

The Kirov Academy of Ballet is a ballet school in Washington, D.C. Its function is to train ballet dancers through the principles and aesthetics of the Vaganova method of Classical Ballet taught at the Vaganova Choreographic Institute in St. Petersburg, Russia.Mission StatementThe mission of the Kirov Academy of Ballet is to prepare students to become the next generation of classically trained ballet dancers through the principles and aesthetics of the Vaganova Method of Classical Ballet taught at the Vaganova Choreographic Institute in St. Petersburg, Russia. Concurrently, students pursue a multi-faceted academic program including the core subjects and the arts, each furthering the objectives to build a solid educational foundation, and to create, cultivate, and prepare the student for life as a professional artist. The proactive resident life program supports the Academy’s mission as it strives to refine and broaden the student’s experiences through constructive cultural, artistic, and creative endeavors that support the development of professional dancers.HistoryFounded in 1989, and opening its doors in 1990, the Kirov Academy of Ballet is the epitome of world-class ballet training. Students from around the world attend this institution to prepare for a professional career in classical ballet. The faculty teaches using the methodology and training method of the St. Petersburg-based Vaganova Ballet Academy, famous and influential classical ballet school with a legacy more than 270 years old. The Kirov Academy of Ballet (KAB) exists to continue that legacy in the United States and make it relevant to today’s dancers.

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