Summer Classes

Summer Classes2019-11-05T20:10:27+00:00

Summer Evening/Weekend Classes (June 22 – August 22)

Click here for a printable PDF about the Summer class session.

*denotes a class that requires faculty placement

Click here for a printable summer 2020 registration form.  Click here to return to the summer main page.

Monday at MBT-Gaithersburg

Studio 1 Studio 2 Studio 3
5:00-6:30 Ballet for Levels 7-9* 5:00-5:45 Creative Movement (age 3-4) 5:00-6:15 Ballet for Levels 3-4*
6:30-7:30 Pointe for Levels 7-9* 5:45-6:30 Early Ballet (age 5-6) 6:15-7:45 Ballet for Levels 5-6*
6:30-7:30 Beginning Ballet (age 7-9)

Monday at MBT-Clarksburg

Studio 1 Studio 2 Studio 3
5:00-6:00 Beginning Ballet (age 7-9) 5:00-5:45 Creative Movement (age 3-4)
6:00-7:30 Ballet for Levels 4-5* 5:45-6:30 Early Ballet 1 (age 5)
6:30-7:30 Early Ballet 2 (age 6)

Tuesday at MBT-Gaithersburg

Studio 1 Studio 2 Studio 3
5:00-6:30 Ballet/Jazz Combo (age 8-10) 5:00-5:45 Early Ballet (age 5-6) 5:00-6:30 Ballet for Levels 4-5*
6:30-7:30 Intro to Pointe for Level 5 5:45-6:30 Creative Movement (age 3-4) 6:30-8:00 Ballet for Levels 6-9*
7:30-8:30 Adult Ballet 6:30-7:15 Mini Hip Hop (age 4-6)

Wednesday at MBT-Gaithersburg

Studio 1 Studio 2 Studio 3
5:00-6:30 Pointe/Technique Level 6-7* 5:00-6:00 Hip Hop (age 7-10) 5:00-6:15 Ballet for Levels 2-3*
6:30-8:00 Pointe/Technique Level 8-9* 6:00-7:00 Teen Hip Hop (age 11+) 6:15-7:45 Ballet for Levels 4-5*

Thursday at MBT-Clarksburg 

Studio 1 Studio 2 Studio 3
5:00-5:45 Mini Hip Hop (age 4-6) 5:00-6:15 Ballet for Levels 3-4*
5:45-6:45 Hip Hop (age 7-10) 6:15-7:15 Ballet for Levels 1-2*
6:45-7:45 Teen Dance for Musical Theater (age 11+) 7:15-8:15 Adult Ballet

Saturday at MBT-Gaithersburg

Studio 1
9:30-10:15 Creative Movement (age 3-4)
10:15-11:00 Early Ballet (age 5-6)
11:00-12:00 Beginning Ballet (age 7-9)

Saturday at MBT-Clarksburg

Studio 1
9:30-10:15 Creative Movement (age 3-4)
10:15-11:00 Early Ballet (age 5-6)
11:00-12:00 Beginning Ballet (age 7-9)

Register for summer dance classes online starting January 7th!  Click here to go straight to the registration portal.

Please click here for full online registration instructions (PDF).  Click here for a printable summer 2020 registration form.

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Summer Dance Classes – Descriptions and Requirements

Ballet

Creative Movement: ages 3- 4; explore movement, music, and rhythm.

Early Ballet: ages 5-6; learn fundamentals of technique in a fun, exploratory class.

Beginning Ballet: ages 7-9; for beginners or students with up to one year of previous experience.

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Ballet – Placement Required

Faculty approval and placement is required for any of these programs, including for students currently enrolled in MBT’s Youth Ballet or Academic Ballet programs. Students who study at other schools during the academic year should call to schedule a free placement class.

Ballet for MBT Levels 1-2 (or equivalent): ages 7-10 with one or more years of previous training.

Ballet for MBT Levels 2-4 (or equivalent): ages 8-13 with one or more years of previous training.

Ballet for MBT Levels 5-9 (or equivalent): ages 11-18 with three or more years of previous training; recommend two classes per week.

Pointe: This class requires prior approval and concurrent enrollment in a technique class.

Introduction to Pointe for MBT Level 5: This class requires prior faculty approval plus enrollment in a Pre-Pointe Workshop (see camp information) or private pre-pointe lessons. Must also be enrolled in a technique class.

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Adults and Teen Ballet

Adult Ballet:Fundamental ballet technique at an age-appropriate level. Incorporates exercises at the barre and in center. Learn vocabulary; increase your technique, balance, strength, and flexibility. Beginners welcome.

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Hip-Hop

Hip hop classes are fast-paced, upbeat, and focus on rhythm, creativity and style.

Mini Hip Hop: ages 4-6; beginner class.

Hip Hop: ages 7-10; beginner to advanced beginner class.

Teen Hip Hop: ages 11+ with or without dance training

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Register online!  Click here to go straight to the registration portal.  Please click here for full online registration instructions (PDF).

Click here for a printable summer 2020 registration form.   Click here to return to the summer main page.

SUMMER DANCE CLASSES – SESSION TUITION:

9-week registration (one class per week):
45-min class $135
60-min classes $169
75 or 90-min classes $195

Advanced Class Drop-in: (available only for Levels 6-9 or adult students)
75 or 90-min classes $22
60-min classes $20
Drop-in students must check in at the front desk to provide payment before class

Register online!  Click here to go straight to the registration portal.

Click here for a printable summer 2019 registration form.   Click here to return to the summer programs page.

Limited scholarships available. Please inquire to the office.