2914 First Avenue North, St. Petersburg, Fl 33713
The Academy of Ballet Arts Inc. is a 501 ©-3 non profit located in St. Petersburg and founded in 1969. The "St. Petersburg Ballet" is the performing arm of the Academy. We are located in the Warehouse Ars District and mid-town section of St. Petersburg. The company performs at the Palladium twice a year: Nutcracker in December and a Spring Concert in May. The Academy is a yearly recipient of a Cultural Arts Grant from the City of St. Petersburg. Our mission statement is: To develop the creative potential of each student to express their individual ideas and emotions through the beauty and power of movement and through professional training provide the opportunity for young dancers to pursue a career in the Arts.