Central Maryland Youth Ballet

Columbia, Maryland


2017-2018 Class Schedule

Sept. 5, 2017 - June 16, 2018  (36 Weeks)


Children's Division

*Student placement is at the discretion of the Artistic Directors


Pre-Ballet       3 - 5.5 yrs.   
This is a two (2) year program with an emphasis upon creativity, establishing a balletic vocabulary, good posture and carriage, motor movement skills and the ability to work individually and within a group.


Tuesdays4:45-5:30 PM
Wednesdays5:30-6:15 PM 
Thursdays

9:30-10:15 AM @ the Columbia Gym

(temporarily cancelled pending enrollment)

Saturdays9:30-10:15 AM







Beg. Ballet       5.5 - 7 yrs.
This is a two (2) year program establishing basic ballet technique, body alignment, physical strength, stretching and musicality.

Wednesdays5:30-6:15 PM
Thursdays5:00-5:45 PM @ the Columbia Gym
Saturdays10:15-11:00 AM







Ballet I       7+ yrs.
This is a two (2) year program focusing upon strong technical execution, physical strength, body alignment, stretching and musicality. We encourage Ballet I dancers to attend ballet class 2x a week.

Tuesdays5:30-6:30 PM
Thursdays5:45-6:45 PM @ the Columbia Gym
Saturdays11:00-12:00 PM







Ballet II
This is a two (2) year program focusing upon strong technical execution, physical strength, body alignment, stretching and musicality. We encourage Ballet II dancers to attend ballet class 2x a week.


Wednesdays6:15-7:15 PM
Fridays5:00-6:00 PM






Boy's Ballet       7+ yrs. 
This class in conjunction with the student's ballet technique class focuses on the unique physicality of the male dancer.
 

 Fridays6:00-6:30 PM




Ballet III
Students are required in this level to attend ballet class 2x a week but are encouraged to attend 3x a week. The focus will be on strong technical execution, musicality and the development of artistic expression and performing skills.

Tuesdays5:15-6:30 PM
Thursdays5:15-6:30 PM
Saturdays10:45-12:00 PM







Professional Division

Ballet IV
Students are required in this level to attend ballet class 3x a week but are encouraged to attend 4x a week. The focus will be on strong technical execution, pre-pointe work, musicality and the development of artistic expression and performing skills.

Mondays5:30-7:00 PMTechnique
Tuesdays6:30-8:00 PMTechnique
Thursdays6:30-8:00 PMTechnique
Saturdays12:00-1:30 PMTechnique










Ballet V/VI 
The Ballet V level is required to attend 4 days a week but are encouraged to attend 5 days a week
The Ballet VI level must attend 5 days a week. The focus will be on strong technical execution, pointe, variations, pas de deux, musicality and the development of artistic expression and performing skills.

Mondays5:30-7:00 PMTechnique

7:00-8:15 PMContemporary
Tuesdays6:30-8:15 PMTechnique/Pointe
Thursdays6:30-8:15 PMTechnique/Pointe
Fridays5:00-6:30 PMTechnique
Saturdays12:00-1:30 PMTechnique/Pointe












Open Adult/Teen Division

Beginning/Intermediate Ballet

Mondays7:00-8:30 PM
Wednesdays6:15-7:45 PM

Saturdays


9:15-10:45 AM