The Northern Virginia Youth Ballet and its affiliate school The Academy of Russian Ballet provides talented area students with professional performing experience, original choreographic pieces, community arts collaboration, and is in the process of creating student/community outreach programs. The company currently has approximately twenty members aged nine through eighteen.
Members of NVYB and students of Academy of Russian Ballet have placed top-12 at Youth America Grand Prix, been voted
Best Performing Arts Group in Prince William County, have been accepted to acclaimed summer intensives around the country, received traineeship offers with professional companies, and received college scholarships. Two members have been invited to study full time at the Bolshoi Ballet Academy in Moscow, Russia. In April 2013, three members of NVYB/ARB competed at the 2013 Dance Triumph Festival and Competition in Germany.
Patrons and Students from PWC, Stafford, Fairfax County, Winchester County, as well as DC, Maryland, and WV.