Norwalk Metropolitan Youth Ballet offers summer workshops and ballet intensives which support the technique, artistry, and development of each dancer. Technique classes are taught by highly qualified dance educators and guest teaching artists who provide rigorous and passionate instruction. Individualized attention and mentorship in NMYB’s warm, nurturing environment will support the overall development of each dancer. Register today to enhance your ballet education, make new friends, and enjoy your summer dancing at Norwalk Metropolitan Youth Ballet.
BEGINNER BALLET WORKSHOPS
Beginner Ballet workshops are appropriate for ballet students between the ages of 6-9 who have some ballet experience and are at the Beginner or Advanced Beginner level of technical proficiency. Beginner Ballet Workshops include technique class, ballet history and terminology, pantomime, crafts, choreography, snack, and rehearsal for the concluding showcase.
BEGINNER BALLET MINI-WORKSHOP
- June 18-June 22, 2018 – 4:30-6:00pm ($150 per dancer)
- July 16-July 20, 2018 – 10:00am-12:30pm ($300 per dancer)
July 30-August 3, 2018 – 10:00am-12:30pm ($300 per dancer)
Ballet intensives are designed for ballet students, age 10+ who have achieved an intermediate to advanced level of ballet proficiency. Our program is designed for dancers who want to enhance their training over the course of the summer without leaving home. Ballet Intensives include two daily technique classes, pointe, choreography, improv, creative design, dance repertoire, variations, showcase rehearsal, stretch/cool down, weekly showcase performance. Saturday classes are included for students who register for 4 or 5 weeks. Leveling will be done by the Artistic Director on the first day of the intensive.
BALLET INTENSIVE DATES
Ballet Intensive Boot Camp
-June 25-June 29, 2018 – 10:00am-3:00pm
-July 16-July 20, 2018 – 10:00am-3:00pm
-July 23-July 27, 2018 – 10:00am-3:00pm
-July 30-August 3, 2018 – 10:00am-3:00pm
-August 6-August 10, 2018 – 10:00am-3:00pm
-Saturday Classes 11:00am-1:00pm – 6/23, 6/30,
7/21, 7/20, and 8/4
BALLET INTENSIVE PRICES*
Ballet Intensive Boot Camp - $350
1 Week - $500
2 Weeks - $950
3 Weeks - $1,400
4 Weeks - $1,850 (Saturday Class Included)
5 Weeks - $2,300 (Saturday Class Included)
Saturday Classes – $100 for all or $35 drop-in
*Register for Summer by April 1 for 10% early bird discount
SUMMER NMYB FACULTY
Artistic Director Adam James Holms, M.A.,
NMYB Faculty: Meghan Daly and Emma Kelly; Guest Master Ballet Educators and Teaching Artists: Alexis Andrews (Dance Theater of Harlem), Karen Lacy (ABT Certified Guest Teaching Artist), Yvonne Marie Sain (Broadway Dance Center), Georgia Teperikidou (ABT Certified International Guest Teaching Artist), and others still to be announced.