Young Dancer Program Class Schedules

Young Dancer Program Class Schedules2018-08-13T19:41:43+00:00

Please call the office at 301-762-1757 to register for any class or to schedule a free trial/placement class. Thank you!

To register – complete the 2018-2019 registration form, then mail, email or bring your form to MBT. Your place in class is only guaranteed with your registration materials and deposit, and after you have confirmed availability and placement with our staff for a particular class day/time. You may establish a payment plan at the time of registration.

Click here for online registration for classes not requiring faculty placement

Creative Movement

Click here to register online for Creative Movement classes. (online registration opens July 2)

For MBT’s youngest students, the Creative Movement Program provides an engaging weekly class to start learning fundamentals of ballet technique and vocabulary.  Focusing on gross motor skills, this class is taught using imagery, fun games, and music.

Creative Movement students have the option to participate in a semester-end Young Dancer Showcase in our Black Box Theater in Gaithersburg!

Ages Day Time Location
3 Thursday

Saturday

4:45 – 5:30 pm

9:00 – 9:45 am

Clarksburg

Clarksburg

3-4 Tuesday

Saturday

Sunday

4:15 – 5:00 pm

1:15 – 2:00 pm

10:00 – 10:45 am

Gaithersburg

Gaithersburg

Gaithersburg

4 Tuesday

Wednesday

Thursday

Saturday

Saturday

5:45 – 6:30 pm

4:20 – 5:05 pm

5:30 – 6:15 pm

8:45 – 9:30 am

9:45 – 10:30 am

Clarksburg

Gaithersburg

Clarksburg

Gaithersburg

Clarksburg

Class Information:

  • 1 class/ week
  • Full year or session

Tuition:

  • $745 full year
  • $ 465 semester

Additional Information:

  • Creative Movement students are eligible to perform at the Annual Gala and at each Young Dancer Semester Showcase.

Early Ballet

Click here to register online for select Early Ballet classes. (online registration opens July 2)

An extension of the Creative Movement Program, MBT’s Early Ballet Program continues building fundamentals of ballet technique and vocabulary in a fun way. This program begins the transition from gross to fine motor skills. While most of class is conducted in center exercises, limited barre work begins in Early Ballet 2.

Early Ballet students have the option to participate in a semester-end Young Dancer Showcase in our Black Box Theater in Gaithersburg!

Classes/ Ages Day Time Location
Early Ballet 1

Age 5

Monday

Monday

Wednesday

Saturday

4:30 – 5:15 pm

5:45 – 6:30 pm

4:45 – 5:30 pm

10:30 – 11:15 am

Gaithersburg

Clarksburg

Clarksburg

Clarksburg

Early Ballet 2

Age 6

Tuesday

Wednesday

Thursday

Saturday

Saturday

4:45 – 5:45 pm

6:15 – 7:15 pm

6:20 – 7:20 pm

9:30 – 10:30 am

11:30 am – 12:30 pm

Clarksburg

Gaithersburg

Clarksburg

Gaithersburg

Clarksburg

Early Ballet 1-2

Ages 5-6

Tuesday

Saturday

Sunday

Sunday

5:00 – 6:00 pm

2:00 – 3:00 pm

10:45 – 11:45 am

1:00 – 2:00 pm

Gaithersburg

Gaithersburg

Gaithersburg

Gaithersburg

Early Ballet 3

Age 6.5 -7*

*- requires prior dance class

experience & faculty placement

Monday

Monday

Saturday

4:45 – 5:45 pm

5:15 – 6:15 pm

12:30 – 1:30 pm

Clarksburg

Gaithersburg

Clarksburg

Class Information:

  • 1 class/ week
  • Full year or session

Tuition:

  • $745 full year (45-minute class)
  • $465 semester (45-minute class)
  • $825 full year (60-minute class)
  • $475 semester (60-minute class)

Additional Information:

  • Early Ballet students are eligible to perform at the Annual Gala and at each Young Dancer Semester Showcase.

Private Classes

MBT offers private lessons in nearly every discipline taught in the academy in individual or small groups. These classes are perfect for home-school groups. Please contact us for more details!

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