Welcome to Vision Dance Center Online
Michelle Wright - Artistic Director
Vision Dance Center (formerly American Ballet Academy) was founded in 2004 and is directed by Michelle Wright. Beginning with the 2012-2013 school year ABA will be known as Vision Dance Center, due to our expanded studio and curriculum along with our competitively successful dance competition team.
Miss Michelle is a teacher and choreographer who brings her passion, emotion, and love of life to the fine art of dance. She is a graduate of the High School of the Performing Arts in the heart of New York City. During her duration there she was awarded a two year scholarship to the Joffrey Ballet School. Miss Michelle has also graduated with a BFA from the University of the Arts in 2000 receiving the Aleksei Judenic Ballet Prize. Following graduation Miss Michelle has been teaching for over 15 years and is the proud owner of VDC. Miss Michelle strives on the fundamentals of technique for beginner through advanced students. She incorporates modern and contemporary techniques to fulfill the needs of todays dancers.
Our goal at Vision Dance Center is to provide a professional and innovative environment where students of all ages can advance in the field of arts education. At VDC, we offer training in for both the student preparing for a professional career and those who study dance for its many other benefits. The performing arts have the power to evoke desire, inspiration, education, and enlightenment. Vision Dance Center welcomes those of all ages and experience, from beginner thru professional, and is open six days a week. We maintain our commitment to the student and uphold the highest standards of excellence in Arts Education.
Classes are offered for all levels, from beginner to pre-professional. We carefully place students and help them meet their individual goals. Our fall season runs from September through June, culminating in a dance concert.
Vision Dance Company
VDC is made up of students who dedicate themselves to focused and extensive dance training, and who pursue a high standard of performance quality and artistry. The students' preparation extends to regional and national competitions as well as community events. Vision Dance Company is by invitation only.