Register online for MBT’s summer dance camps!  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.

Click here for a PRINTABLE updated *summer camp* schedule including virtual options.

Aftercare will be offered for full-day camp weeks in the studios 4pm-5pm, Mon-Thurs!

  • Updates for COVID recovery / studio closures and reopening plans:
    –MBT’s studios in Gaithersburg and Clarksburg will begin to reopen in a limited capacity according to state/county guidance. We will manage this transition in a slow, careful manner, prioritizing the safety of our families and staff. Several new health and safety protocols will be in place including smaller class sizes to meet physical distancing guidelines. Limited camps will start to return to the studio on June 22, and most camps will follow by July 6. Evening/Saturday classes will return to the studio starting July 6, and will be offered virtually until then.
    –The DREAMS online camps, as well as several evening/Saturday classes, will be offered all summer, via Zoom, regardless of when the studio reopens.
    –If you are currently registered into a camp/intensive/class, and would like to switch from an In-Studio to a Virtual option or a Virtual option to an In-Studio option, please call the studio.
    –MBT’s website (www.mbtdance.org) has been updated with all virtual options.

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Storybook Ballet Camp: age 3-5

Offered at MBT-Gaithersburg weeks of: June 22, July 20
Offered at MBT-Clarksburg weeks of:  June 29, July 20, Aug 3, Aug 24
Offered virtually as a ZOOM follow-along for ages 5-6 week of June 20.

Your young dancer will learn about classic ballet tales and bring characters to life through dance and music in this fairytale week! Students will meet for an exciting week of half-day sessions, where they will delight in dance classes and age-appropriate games and crafts. They will dance with fun props, musical instruments, and be engaged in many aspects of learning through the arts! Parents will enjoy a short demonstration from their Storybook Ballet dancers at the end of the week. Enjoy multiple weeks – each week offers new themes and crafts! Wardrobe requirements: leotard and tights for girls, white shirt and black shorts for boys, ballet shoes, hair pulled back. Please let the office know if you need to borrow any of these items. Storybook Ballet campers must meet the age requirement and be able to use the restroom by themselves before their program begins.

Storybook Ballet Camp, age 3-5: M-F, 9:00-12:00 daily, $175/week


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Once Upon a Ballet: age 4-6

Offered at MBT-Gaithersburg weeks of: June 29, Aug 3, Aug 24
Offered at MBT-Clarksburg weeks of: June 22, July 13, Aug 10

An introduction to the magic of ballet. Young knights and princesses ages 4-6 will meet for a magical week of half-day sessions. Each day is filled with creative movement and music, classical ballet stories and fun crafts that are certain to delight your young dancer! Dancers will also enjoy exploring with fun props, musical instruments, and prepare a short demonstration for parents at the end of the week. Enjoy multiple weeks – each week is different! Wardrobe requirements: leotard and tights for girls, white shirt and black shorts for boys, ballet shoes, hair pulled back. Please let the office know if you need to borrow any of these items. Once Upon a Ballet campers must meet the age requirement and be able to use the restroom by themselves before their program begins.

Once Upon a Ballet, age 4-6: M-F, 9:00-1:00 daily, $200/week

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Mini Hip Hop Dance Expression: age 4-6

Offered at MBT-Gaithersburg week of: June 22
Offered at MBT-Clarksburg weeks of: July 6, Aug 17

For the young dancer who loves to move and groove! With an introduction to hip hop technique as well as expressive art projects and games, your young dancer will have a ball in this action-packed, half-day program. Students will learn combinations to perform in a culminating performance at the end of the week. All experience levels welcome. Wardrobe requirements: comfortable clothing such as leggings or athletic shorts, socks, clean sneakers, long hair pulled back.  Mini Hip Hop campers must meet the age requirement and be able to use the restroom by themselves before their program begins.

Mini Hip Hop Dance Expression, age 4-6: M-F, 9:00 -1:00 daily, $200/wk

  

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DREAMS online camp: age 5-7

Offered virtually each week June 22 through July 27

MBT’s DREAMS online camp makes fun summer memories possible from the convenience of home. DREAMS will incorporate Dance classes, Recreation with fun and games, Education through age-appropriate reading, writing, and math games, fun Art projects, Movement exercises to get our campers active in a fun way, and Social time for the campers to become friends through conversation and laughter! Join us from home! 

Dance classes will include ballet, jazz, modern, and hip hop!
MBT will use the Zoom platform for virtual programming. Links and passwords will be issued one week in advance with instructions.

DREAMS online camp, age 5-7: M-F, 10:00-12:00 daily, $99/wk

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Fairytale Ballet Performance Camp: age 6-9 

Offered at MBT-Gaithersburg weeks of: July 27
Offered at MBT-Clarksburg weeks of: June 29, July 20, Aug 24

An exciting week of dance that concludes with a performance based on the classic fairytale ballets such as Sleeping Beauty, Cinderella, Snow White and more! Designed to explore ballet technique, build strength, poise and confidence with opportunities to explore a variety of movement styles including jazz, modern and hip hop. Each day includes fun games and crafts based around the fairytale ballet theme! Students will learn choreography from classic fairytale ballets to perform in a culminating performance at the end of the week. All experience levels welcome. Wardrobe requirements: leotard and tights for girls, white shirt and black shorts for boys, ballet shoes, ballet bun preferred for long hair. Please let the office know if you need to borrow any of these items. After care: available from 4:00-5:00 M-Th for $40. Please reserve in advance.

Fairytale Ballet Performance Camp, age 6-9: M-F, 9:00-4:00 daily, $350/wk

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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.