About Ballet Royale Minnesota


Ballet Royale Minnesota is the Official School and Home of the

innovative dance company, Twin Cities Ballet of Minnesota.


For those who dream of becoming a ballerina or premier danseur, seek an outlet for personal growth, or just want to have fun, Ballet Royale Minnesota is the right place for you.  This Twin Cities, Minnesota, ballet school, founded and directed by former professional ballet dancers Denise Vogt and Rick Vogt, offers a comprehensive ballet-based curriculum of study that draws upon the best elements of classic French, English, Italian, and Russian schools, combined with current anatomical/physical knowledge, advances and principles. 


Drawing on decades of 037-Kira-Morgan-Live-Dream-reduced-Web.jpgprofessional experience and by offering a variety of different levels and intensity of training for students of all ages and abilities, it provides the finest training available for today's dancers. If you are looking for a quality, comprehensive and professional Minnesota ballet school in the Minneapolis St. Paul Twin Cities area, you need look no further; Ballet Royale Minnesota is what you seek.

Ballet Royale, widely regarded by dance professionals, teachers and directors as the foremost classical ballet Academy in Minnesota, is housed in a premier facility on the border of Lakeville and Burnsville, Minnesota, in the heart of the southern Twin Cities metropolitan area of Minneapolis and St. Paul.  The first and only dedicated classical ballet academy "south of the river," Ballet Royale offers classes in a healthy, nurturing and non-competitive environment, featuring age-appropriate costumes and choreography.

Whether on a Pre-Professional track or taking a less rigorous schedule of classes through our Open Enrollment or FlexPlan Programs, our core training helps students of all ages build self-esteem, self-discipline, poise, character, creativity, and confidence.