Master Ballet class with Michelle Thompson Ulerich

Photo by Noel Valero Michelle Thompson Ulerich will start off this season’s star-studded Master Class series on Sunday, November 1 at 3:00 pm with her class on ballet technique. Originally from California, Michelle Thompson Ulerich trained at San Francisco Ballet for nine years. She also received training from the Kirov Academy of Ballet, American Ballet …

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Master Class with Anaïs Chalendard

Former Principal of Boston Ballet, Anaïs Chalendard will teach a ballet technique class on Wednesday, November 4 at 5:15 pm.  Anaïs Chalendard started to train with Carole Bentolila in Roanne as a student of Max Bozzoni, étoile and teacher at the Paris Opera school. Anaïs moved to Marseille and continued her training under the instruction …

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Have Fun and Stay fit with Zumba!

https://amherstballet.org/wp-content/uploads/2020/09/Zumba.mp4 This season, our alumna, Anna Plummer is offering Zumba® classes at Amherst Ballet. Anna is an alumna of Amherst Ballet and recently earned her B.A. in Theater & Dance and English at Amherst College. Training and intensives at the National Theater Institute, Kaatsbaan Cultural Park, Goodspeed Musicals, Massachusetts Academy of Ballet, Barrington Stage Company, …

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Help our students Dance on Strong!

Amherst Ballet launched a GoFundMe campaign to raise $15,000. Supported by almost half a century of history in the Pioneer Valley, Amherst Ballet renewed its vigor this last fall with the new artistic director Madeleine Bonn and talented faculty members including  Junichi Fukuda and Stephany Shumway.  Bonn created a comprehensive dance curriculum which excited and …

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The Butterfly Effect

Online Performance: the butterfly effect

On July 31, Amherst Ballet released the long awaited online performance, “The Butterfly Effect,” set to the music by Max Righter, “Spring,” in Recomposed by Max Richter: Vivaldi–The Four Seasons.  Madeleine Bonn, Artistic Director of Amherst Ballet and the producer of the performance, first came up with the idea of creating an online virtual show …

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Black Lives Matter

Dear Friends: Amherst Ballet stands in support of the Black Lives Matter movement in the ongoing protests against police brutality and the systemic discrimination experienced by blacks and other minorities in this country. We believe that underlying these recent events is a complex set of  intertwined sociopolitical, economic, psychological, and cultural factors. While historically specific …

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Danza en Cuarentena

Sofia Klein Herrero

Ballet Dancer at Oper Wuppertal; Aalto-Musiktheater Essen; Deutsche Oper am Rhein

Music: “Musica nocturna de las Calles de Madrid” by Boccherini

Clicking on the “Register” button will take you to the Parent Portal of Dance Studio Pro. Sign in if you have an account with us. If not, make a free account and sign in. Then add yourself as your student.

In the home page, click “Register for Classes.” –> Choose the one you would like to take and click “Submit.”

To pay the tuition, click  “Account” at top of the screen and choose “Pay Online” in the drop down menu. –> Choose “Other” and click “Next.” –>  Put “12” in the pay amount and finish the payment.

You’ll receive the link to the Zoom class via email. 


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