Classical Ballet of CaliforniaSociety — School
|About||A Ballet School featuring professional training in Classical Ballet and opportunities to perform in California Youth Ballet Company|
Owner/Director · Nov 1998 to present
Ms. Nina is a former principal with the Sacramento Ballet and has danced leading roles in such ballets as Swan Lake, Giselle, Romeo & Juliet, Nutcracker, Cinderella, Coppelia, La Fille Mal Gardee, Les Sylphides, and the Sleeping Beauty, as well as a wide range of contemporary works, many of which were created specifically for her. She received her training from the San Francisco Ballet School, Barbara Crockett in Sacramento, and The Bolshoi Academy in Moscow. She was a finalist in the 5th International Ballet Competition in Paris, France, where the famous Russian ballerina Galina Ulanova was a judge, and in 1997, was awarded an Emerging Artist Grant from the Sacramento Mayor, and the Metropolitan Arts Commission. Ms. Baratova's teaching experience includes classes for the Deane Dance Center, Sacramento Ballet, and master classes around the country.
California Classical Ballet is the studio with heart. We are dedicated to preserving the beauty and discipline of ballet in a fun, loving and nurturing environment. Here students will not only learn how to dance, they will achieve a sense of accomplishment which will motivate them in whatever they set out to do.