Northwest Ballet Academy

We return calls between 10am and 4pm. Northwest Ballet Academy Ltd. provides quality ballet training for children, teens and adults throughout the northwestern suburbs of Chicago.

Along with ballet, we offer jazz, modern, character and yoga. We have a passion for all genres of dance, but it is our belief that ballet is the foundation of all other forms. That is why we teach proper ballet technique, coupled with a disciplined approach that includes personal correction; live, piano accompaniment; and instruction in ballet vocabulary, history and variations from the classical

Operating as usual


Have you registered for Summer classes yet???

Comment a happy dance gif below if you have! If you haven’t, register today!!

If you’re new to Northwest Ballet Academy and are interested in dancing with us this summer, reach out for more info!

Need we say more? Drop a dancing gif in the comments if you agree ❤️


We’re a month away and super excited! Get your tickets today!!

Tickets are available! Get yours quick - seats are filling up already!


Current students:
Get your Summer Class Registration in this week so you're guaranteed a spot in the classes you're eligible for!


The life lessons dancers learn daily are invaluable:

Hard work
Team effort
Commitment and follow-through

The list goes on! Comment below what you’ve learned in your dance journey so far


Happy Saturday!

Current Students: Have you registered for summer classes yet?! Don't wait! Classes are filling up!

Those who support our lovely dancers at NWBA, have you ordered your tickets for "Cinderella" - May 13 and 14? We're so excited to present this ballet in our community!

Enjoy the rest of your weekend!


Tickets are available! Get yours quick - seats are filling up already!


Save the date!!

Tickets NOW available for purchase!

Photos from Northwest Ballet Academy's post 03/18/2022

Come dance with us this summer!! Registration is now open!


Our very own Miss Carley Klebba will be performing in this production, *TEN*, in celebration of 10 years of Wade Schaaf’s company, Chicago Repertory Ballet. If you’re interested in going, comment below or send us a DM. Let’s get a group together to go!


Highlights from Northwest Ballet Ensemble’s pieces performed at last weekend’s Winter Festival of Dance ❤️
Photos by Lance’s Studio Photography


One more week until the Winter Festival of Dance!
Saturday & Sunday
**February 19th & 20th**
Come see these amazing dancers! More details in the comments below!


Winter Festival of Dance 2022

Call us today to order your tickets! 847-885-3370
(Leave a voicemail with your name, phone number, day of the show you’d like to watch, # of tickets and we’ll set them aside for you! $15 per ticket, general admission)

Performance Photos 02/02/2022

Happy Tutu Day!

2009 Rob Pileckis Photography


February is right around the corner which means the Winter Festival of Dance is near! Find a company member and buy tickets from them! Or call the studio to order tickets! We’re so excited!


We’re a month away!!! You won’t want to miss these amazing groups of dancers who are just so eager to perform for a live audience after these crazy couple of years.

Get your tickets soon! NWBA fam, we have tickets for sale at the studio. Local friends, call or comment below to reserve your tickets!


We're a little over a month away from the 13th Annual Winter Festival of Dance!

Northwest Ballet Ensemble will be hosting (and performing in) our annual Winter Festival of Dance once again!

Check the flyer below for more information! (And tell your friends!!)

**Reserve your tickets today!!**


☃️Happy 2022! ☃️


Hope you all are enjoying Winter Break!!

Reminder: Classes resume January 5, 2022!


❣️We have much to celebrate❣️


Thank you to all those who have supported this production in all ways - volunteering at the shows, purchasing tickets to come see the shows, buying raffle tickets for the Split-the-Pot raffle, participating in Adopt a Costume, telling friends and family about the Nutcracker... the list goes on and on. We are so grateful!

All remaining performances of this year's Nutcracker are now sold out. Thank you to everyone who bought tickets for this year's production of The Nutcracker - we are so grateful for your support!

Timeline photos 12/06/2021

Faaaantastic first weekend of Nutcracker performances! Looking forward to another great weekend of dancing ❤️

Tickets are almost sold out, so don’t wait to get yours! 👇🏽

Thank you to everyone who attended the opening weekend of Nutcracker performances! The production's final weekend is December 10 - 12. Many performances have already sold out, so don't wait to get your tickets - order online here:

Timeline photos 12/01/2021

The countdown to Nutcracker continues! Will we see you there? Performance dates: December 3-5 and 10-12! for ticket info!

Timeline photos 11/25/2021

Happy Thanksgiving from our dance family to yours!


❤️Proud of these dancers and the beautifully choreographed piece they had the privilege to showcase tonight ❤️

Thankful for the opportunity for them to perform!
Thankful for our amazing supportive NWBA families!

Timeline photos 11/19/2021

JUST 2 MORE WEEKS until Nutcracker! Several of our NWBA dancers will be part of this well-loved holiday production. Be sure to make this part of your winter celebration with family and friends! Click the link for ticket information! 👇

MOVE 11/17/2021


A few of our Northwest Ballet Ensemble performing company members will be performing a contemporary piece at the MOVE concert in Libertyville on Sunday, 11/21 @ 5pm! Click here for ticket information if you'd like to come support our dancers!



🎄 The Nutcracker 🎄

Tickets are selling fast! Get your tickets today for this beautiful production!

We have a large number of our fellow Northwest Ballet Academy dancers, teachers, and parents in this ballet! Let’s show them our support ❤️ for tickets 😊


So excited to have Nutcracker on stage again!!! Get your tickets today!


SCHAUMBURG NUTCRACKER! A little over a month away! Have you bought your tickets yet?? Make it a part of your holiday celebration this year

Timeline photos 10/31/2021

Happy Halloween! What are you dressing up as for Halloween this year? Comment below!

World Ballet Day 2021: Live from The Royal Ballet 10/19/2021

World Ballet Day 2021: Live from The Royal Ballet

World Ballet Day! October 19, 2021!!

World Ballet Day 2021: Live from The Royal Ballet Join The Royal Ballet for a glimpse behind the scenes as part of 2021 as the Company rehearses a number of works at the Royal Opera HouseOver...


Select classes still have openings!! Message us today to find out more information ❤️


Answer from yesterday's question: Ballet is the foundation of all styles of dance. Ballet gives dancers a solid foundation of technique which leads to success in other styles of dance. Many professional dancers have mastered, or at least attempted, ballet in their career.

Do you know other types of athletes who often incorporate ballet into their practice? Post your thoughts in the comments below!


Question: What is the foundation of all styles of dance? 🤔⁉️

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Northwest Ballet Academy, Ltd., located in Schaumburg, IL, has been your premier ballet and dance studio for over 30 years. We provide only the highest trained professionals to work with you on an individual level and group level.

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1069 N Salem Dr
Schaumburg, IL

Opening Hours

Monday 4pm - 9pm
Tuesday 4pm - 9pm
Wednesday 4pm - 9pm
Thursday 4pm - 9pm
Friday 4pm - 8pm

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