Founder and Artistic Director
In addition to teaching at HRB, Ballet Center of Houston and Hope Stone, Ms. Vittum has been a guest teacher at Ballet Prejocaj of France, The Washington Ballet, and the Southeast and Southwest Regional Ballet Festivals, known today as Regional Dance America. In August of 2011, at the request of Stanton Welch, Ms. Vittum was invited back to Houston Ballet to teach company classes.
Since then she continues as a guest teacher for Houston Ballet, Houston Ballet II and is in her third summer as a full time faculty member for their summer intensive program.
Regardless of a child’s experience and ability, Ballet Center of Houston offers a broad curriculum, starting with beginner classes for those who want to try ballet to advanced training for pre-professionals. We offer top quality training in a way that encourages optimal development in a caring family-friendly environment. Our teachers all have professional backgrounds and are passionate about teaching and sharing their love of dance with our students.
We have a 20+ year track record of producing dancers from corps de ballet to principals with major companies throughout the US including American Ballet Theatre, Houston Ballet, Colorado Ballet, Miami City Ballet, Suzanne Farrell Ballet, just to name a few.
Ms Vittum and Ms LeGault take an active role in discussing future goals with students and parents, aiding and advising on auditions, and assisting with contacts in universities and dance companies.
In the classroom our teachers are committed to the development of each student. No matter what age, every student is important to us.
In the office we are committed to making the parents’ lives easier! Regular email communication provides families with up to date information regarding classes, events, and performances. We also offer an online registration and payment system and through your parent portal, you can easily manage your payment account and student classes, plus access other important studio information. Not computer savvy? No problem, all communication and payments can be handled in the office with live and friendly office staff.