The Russell School of Ballet has been serving the metropolitan area for over 40 years. Classical Ballet, Pointe and Variations, Jazz, Tap and Modern classes are offered for children, teens and adults. Dancers trained at the Russell School of Ballet have gone on to dance professionally in the New York City Ballet, Joffrey Ballet, San Francisco Ballet. Boston Ballet, Basel Ballet, Louisville Ballet, Monte Carlo Ballet and in Broadway musicals. Students have also received scholarships at the School of American Ballet, Joffrey Ballet, American Ballet Theatre and several universities.
The Fairfax Ballet is a Non-Profit organization which provides performing opportunities for young qualified dancers. Students from the Russell School of Ballet and The Fairfax Ballet have performed at the Kennedy Center for the Performing Arts, George Mason University Center for the Arts, Wolf Trap Filene Center and the Joy of Motion Dance Center.