Under the Artistic Direction of Kelly Ann Vitacca, Vitacca Ballet (professional program) and the Vitacca Vocational School for Dance Montrose and Woodlands, training programs are designed to push each dancer beyond their technical and artistic abilities. Find out more about Vitacca Ballet or Vitacca Dance School Montrose and Woodlands at www.VitaccaDance.com or call 713.025.0355 (Montrose), 281.367.7185 (Woodlands).
Vitacca Ballet (Professional Program)
Vitacca Ballet (Professional Program based in the Montrose section of Houston, Texas) is designed for dancers seeking additional mentorship, training and professional performance opportunities post-high school. Vitacca Ballet aims to support dancers entering the job market by cultivating the technical training, experience and artistry required for a successful career. Vitacca Ballet seeks Men and Women for a program designed for dancers ages 18–23 who have completed their high school diploma. The limited acceptance, 36-week contract begins in August. Dancers will receive performance stipends per performance.
Vitacca Dance School Montrose and Woodlands
Vitacca Vocational School for Dance has two locations: Montrose in Houston, Texas and the newest location in The Woodlands, Texas opened in 2018.
Vitacca Dance School Montrose is established in Houston, Texas as a school for gifted dancers. Vitacca provides advanced ballet technique, modern and contemporary movement coaching which acts as the foundation for professional dance careers and college preparation. Dancers work with a world-class faculty, notable local artists and renowned national artists. Each dancer receives personal attention and coaching from faculty and guest artists. Through rigorous technique classes and the creation of advanced repertoire, the school educates the aspiring dancer on the artistic process, a disciplined work ethic and dance industry standards. Vitacca Dance School Montrose offers children’s (ages 5-9), pre-professional, professional training programs for the focused dancer ages 10-23, and open training.
Vitacca Dance School Woodlands is created for the focused and driven dancer, offering the education needed to pursue dance at an advanced level. Vitacca Dance School Woodlands provides three programs including a Children’s Program, Academy Program and Pre-Professional Program. The Vitacca curriculum combines advanced training in ballet, modern and contemporary movement, which sets a strong foundation for healthy technique. Students age three to nine are placed by age while students ten and up are placed by knowledge, ability and potential.
Among many achievements, Vitacca Dance School has received: Outstanding School, Youth America Grand Prix (YAGP) in 2015, 2017, 2019; Outstanding Choreographer YAGP, and both junior and senior Top 20 YAGP NY Finalist in 2015 and 2017.
Vitacca dancers have been accepted into prestigious conservatories and professional companies including: The Juilliard School, Alberta Ballet Company, Sarasota Ballet Company, Ballet West Trainee Company, Boston Ballet Trainee Program, Boston Conservatory Dance Program, Fordham University, English National Ballet Training Program, Central Ballet School, London and many more.
Both school locations are committed to the intellectual vitality of the community by providing a foundation for development of the art of dance. Vitacca fosters emerging dancers through world-class coaching, and professional performances which advance dance as a medium and provokes thought. Vitacca’s individual focus nurtures dancers to grow as unique artists and create significant additions to the art form and the community. Our school promotes artistic growth and superior training, while accelerating dance artists beyond preconceived limitations.