Portsmouth School of Ballet is dedicated to professional instruction with one-on-one attention. The program’s focus is on Ballet Technique and the development of technical skills for each student. The school’s Ballet program is based on a Vaganova syllabus. The school director, Megan Edmonds, has danced professionally and performed all throughout the nation. The school’s faculty consists of professionals with extensive performing dance backgrounds as well as college degrees in Dance Education. The school offers classes for students ages 2½ to adults in Pre-Ballet, Foundation, Combination classes (3½ to 6 years of age), Ballet Technique I – VI, Pointe, Variations, Boys Ballet Classes, Pas de deux, Tap, Contemporary, Lyrical, Jazz, Hip-hop, Street Funk, and Musical Theater.