Central Maryland Youth Ballet

Columbia, Maryland


​​​​​​​Summer Class Schedule 


Children's Division

 June 25 - August 18 (8 weeks)

No classes Wed. July 4

Enroll in a 8 or 4 Week Program 

*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 
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
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





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 





Professional Division

June 25 - July 28 (5 weeks) 

No classes Wed. July 4
5 Week Program (weekly rates available)


*Student placement is at the discretion of the Artistic Directors

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








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.


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
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










Summer Intensives​

Ballet III / IV / V / VI  (Ages 10 - 18+)  


  • Week 1   July 30 - August 3   9:30am - 3:30pm   (M - F)
  • Week 2   August 6 - 10   9:30am - 3:30pm   (M - F)
  • Week 3   August 13 -17   9:30am - 3:30pm   (M - F)

 
Each day will include a ballet class, pointe class, variation, jazz and/or modern/contemporary, repertoire and choreographic workshop. Each week will culminate with a studio performance for family and friends.

  • Performance at the end of each week
  • Dancers provide their own lunch
  • CMYB will provide some snacks
  • Before/After Care available $30 per hr.

*Join us for an exciting three weeks of dance!