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CMB Dancers Achieve 
great things!

For example..

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Minnesota Ballet

2017 Alumni

"The individual corrections and love of ballet the teachers bring to class made me the dancer I am today.  The performance opportunities I received at CMB helped prepare me for the expectations of the professional world."


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Colorado Ballet


2021 Alumni

"Central Midwest Ballet Academy helped prepare me to enter a professional ballet setting. I learned how to behave in a professional class and the pre professional division gave me a small taste of what a ballet career would be like"

~ Natalie

Company & Trainee Positions

Alonzo King LINES Ballet

Ballet Met

Colorado Ballet

Joffrey Ballet

Milwaukee Ballet

Minnesota Ballet

Pittsburgh Ballet Theatre

Sarasota Ballet

United Ballet

Virginia National Ballet

Summer Intensives

Alonzo King LINES Ballet

American Ballet Theater - NYC

Atlanta Ballet

Ballet Austin

Ballet Met

Ballet West

Bolshoi Ballet

Bossov Ballet Academy

Boston Ballet

Charlotte Ballet

Cincinnati Ballet

Colorado Ballet

Houston Ballet

Kansas City Ballet

Joffrey Ballet

Louisville Ballet

Miami City Ballet

Milwaukee Ballet

Nashville Ballet

North Carolina School of Arts

Oklahoma City Ballet

Pennsylvania Ballet

Pittsburgh Ballet Theatre


Richmond Ballet

Sacramento Ballet

San Francisco Ballet

Sarasota Ballet

Texas Ballet Theater

The Ailey School

The Rock

Vail Valley Dance Intensive

Where are Our
Dancers being accepted?

National Honor Society

The National Honor Society for Dance Arts exists to recognize artistic merit, leadership, and academic achievement in students studying dance, as well as to foster an appreciation for dance as a true art for worthy of recognition and prestige. 


Central Midwest Ballet is proud to host a chapter to encourage and reward our students' achievements in the academic world.  

The editorial is a project of our Society designed to give students the opportunity to create and share interviews, opinions, and articles with our community.  Led by an Honor Society Editor, these articles are written, selected, and edited by members of the Society.  

The Ideal Dance Body

  • Author: Marissa Loether  |  Editor: Anie Nickel               January 2023

Maria Tallchief

  • Author: Anie Nickel  |  Editor: Anie Nickel                      December 2022

The History of Pilates

  • Author: Heather Drake  |  Editor: Anie Nickel                November 2022

A Brief History of Ballet

  • Author: Anie Nickel  |  Editor: Anie Nickel                      August 2022

Why Everyone Should Try Dance  (published in the WI Dance Council's '22 Fall Newsletter)

  • Author: Anie Nickel  |  Editor: Anie Nickel                      April 2022

Interview with Two Pre-Pros

  • Author: Anie Nickel  |  Editor: Anie Nickel                      Feb. 2022

Articles, News, & Interviews

Ballerina's new Middleton studio seeks 'driven' dancers

  • LINDSAY CHRISTIANS | The Capital Times | | @LindsayC608                          9/22/2015

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