The School of Alberta Ballet’s Professional Division is a full-time dance and academic training program for students in grades 7-12. Located in downtown Calgary, the school is the official training centre of Alberta Ballet. Under the direction of renowned Artistic Director Edmund Stripe, the School of Alberta Ballet provides its students with the dance, life and academic skills to launch successful professional careers.


The School of Alberta Ballet's Open Division offers classes for dancers of all levels from preschoolers and adult beginners, to intensive, more advanced students. Open Division classes are offered in both the school's Calgary and Edmonton Studios.