Marion Ballet Theatre


MBTLogoCroppedMarion Ballet Theatre is the resident company of the Benson Academy of Dance.

We have been performing in the Marion County area for over 30 years.

Coming Soon….. The Nutcracker



    We also enjoy performing for events around the county and for local school children. Please contact us at 352 629-6155 for more information about our company or performances!

Mission Statement:
The Marion Ballet Theatre was conceived for the purpose of encouraging and promoting the art of dance in it many forms and for many venues. It provides safe opportunities for students to explore and develop talents in the areas of professional dance and theatre arts and serves the community by enhancing cultural awareness and promoting understanding and enjoyment of the arts.


Thank you to our sponsors, the Marion Cultural Alliance, The Richard B. Salsbury Foundation, and to our community sponsor, Ocala Star Banner! Additional Sponsors:   Corgi Photography,  Dancer’s Outlet,  Salon 209, Phillips Printing.


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