• Inspiration!<br>Motivation!<br>Cultural Enrichment!<br><br>Right In Your Own Backyard!

    Inspiration!
    Motivation!
    Cultural Enrichment!

    Right In Your Own Backyard!

  • Girls in Window
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  • A Great Dance Education Happens <br>When You Walk Through Our Doors!

    A Great Dance Education Happens
    When You Walk Through Our Doors!

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Welcome to Ashland Regional Ballet

Home Of Opus II Dance Studio - Official School of the Ashland Regional Ballet. Our faculty and staff will do everything in our power to provide a high-quality dance education and a wonderful dancing experience.

Our Company

Founded in 1982 by Hellie Schussler on the rich traditions of classical ballet, Ashland Regional Ballet (ARB) was founded as an outgrowth of Opus II Dance Studio, Official School of The Ashland Regional Ballet.  

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Our School


Teaching dance as a performing art. Our curriculum is based upon a sound background in ballet technique, adding elective subjects for the purpose of expanding style and skill. 


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Our Home

Located in historic downtown Ashland, in a building facing both Main St. and 2nd Street. 

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What's Happening

  • Nutcracker Season begins with the Audition! Nutcracker Season begins with the Audition! On Sunday, it was a big day at Ashland Regional Ballet. A big audition with lots of dancers participating. Cast lists will be out soon, and another Nutcracker season will begin! Thank you for dancing with us! more
  • Nutcracker Audition Nutcracker Audition Ashland Regional Ballet will hold open auditions for supporting roles in its December production of The Nutcracker ... Let's get cracking! more
  • Ready ... Set ... Dance! Ready ... Set ... Dance! Today is the day. Classes begin for Intermediate and Advanced level dancers. It will be wonderful to see everybody again. ... time to put your best foot forward and jump into the season. more
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