Business leaders who care about the quality of community life invest in BalletMet. An Emmy-winning performing arts organization, BalletMet is recognized for its innovative artistry, world-class dancers and rigorous dance training. We are deeply committed to our community, believing in the vital impact of the arts and dance education that lasts a lifetime. BalletMet strives to foster a vibrant creative and collaborative community that attracts talent, business, visitors and revenue to our region—and creates a quality place to live and work.
BalletMet, with more than $6.7M in annual operations, is the second largest performing arts organization in Central Ohio and ranks among the nation’s 20 largest ballet companies. Each year we entertain, inspire and educate 100,000 patrons from Ohio and beyond. Annually, BalletMet is an economic force for our community adding more than $8.6M to the Columbus economy through jobs, taxes, community outreach and education. In addition, our Dance Academy serves 1,700 students in pre-professional training, rigorous student dance instruction and recreational classes for all ages.