GET TO KNOW US

Timberlane Dance is a classical Ballet studio that trains dancers in the Cecchetti method of Ballet, and inspires them to dance for the glory of God.

Northville Ballet Theatre is a non-profit 501(c) (3) ballet company, bringing the Classics and Contemporary Christian dance to our community. Our performance net proceeds and donations benefit local charitable endeavors, including Northville Civic Concern. Timberlane Dance is the training school for our principal, soloist, corps de ballet and apprentice members of Northville Ballet Theatre. We also feature professional guest artists in all of our productions.

Timberlane Dance Classes

CECCHETTI SYLLABUS

Learning the Cecchetti method through a graded syllabus and with syllabus music, beginning with Primary work through the Maestro Cecchetti final Diploma.

NON-SYLLABUS

Ballet classes exercises based on the Cecchetti level and above of the dancers with non-syllabus music.

CONTEMPORARY CHRISTIAN

Choreography in a contemporary, modern, jazz or lyrical style, with the use of interpretive movement and worship sign language, expressing the message of a song, or inspiration of scripture.

TAP

An exciting dance form full of rhythm, syncopation, and life.  This class is fun, high energy class, developing coordination of feet and rhythm!

MEET OUR INSTRUCTORS

Kathy Cooke

Kathy Cooke

DIRECTOR | INSTRUCTOR OF TD | NBT

Kathy is a life-long student of ballet under Rose Marie Floyd in Royal Oak, MI. She holds the honored Maestro Cecchetti Ballet Diploma, and serves on the National Executive Board and Examining board of the Cecchetti Council of America.

Michelle Martin

Michelle Martin

INSTRUCTOR

Michelle is a certified Cecchetti Grade 1 instructor. She began her dance training at the age of five, studying with various renowned instructors such as Mary Celeste Geiger, Iacob Lascu and Julie Marie Bonstall.

Dana Cochren

Dana Cochren

INSTRUCTOR

Dana Cochren is a member of the Eastern Michigan Committee of the Cecchetti Council of America and holds the Intermediate Teacher Certificate.

FRIENDS OF NORTHVILLE BALLET THEATRE

Why Become a Friend

Northville Ballet Theatre is a non-profit 501(c)(3) Ballet Company, bringing the Classics and contemporary Christian dance to our communities. We present two annual performances, including our Nutcracker Ballet and Christmas Dances production and a spring Concert of Dance.  Our performance net proceeds and donations benefit local charitable endeavors. Donations also aid in sending our dancers to summer dance intensives and mission opportunities, such as our partnership with Living Hope International – bringing the Performing Arts to orphans in Zambia, Africa.

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CONTACT US

Timberlane Dance | Northville Ballet Theatre
42333 W. 7 Mile Road, Northville Michigan 48168

PHONE
(248) 924-8357

EMAIL
TD | NBT Director Kathy Cooke

KathyC@northvilleballettheatre.com

TD | NBT Administrator Kathy Flowers

KathyF@northvilleballettheatre.com