top of page
Home: Welcome
Copy of Expressions of interest for our Pre-Professional Program_edited.jpg

What is Ballet Strong?

Creating Beauty One Tendu At A Time...

The perfect program for novice and skilled dancers alike. This program helps develop and perfect your technique, artistry, and strength throguh classes and workouts designed to address each facet of your training.

We have 7 classes a week delivered via zoom

  • Ballet technique

  • Ballet Artistry

  • Ballet Strength

  • Pilates

  • Yoga

  • Ballet Masterclass

These classes all work together to deliver the necessary elements for success in your training and are complimented by a custom designed strenfgth program delivered by our custom app which you can do anytime anywhere!

IMG_1768 2.heic

Our Team


Shane Wuerthner

Athletistry Founder and Head Coach

Shane began is ballet training in his hometown of San Francisco and developed into an artist under the teaching of Anatoli Kucheruk at The Kirov Academy of Ballet in Washington DC. 

His Career spanned 3 continents and 12 years. Upon retirement as a principal dancer in 2017, Shane became a personal trainer and NLP coach. He founded Athletistry Ballet in 2019 and has the dream to create a unique movement space for adults encompassing ballet, yoga, mobility, strength, and mindset coaching. As well as create a school for children to learn and master the beautiful artform of ballet.

His mantra for life is "let's create beauty one tendu at a time"

our team