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Time: July 5, 2016 at 9:30am to July 18, 2016 at 3:30pm
Location: St. Mark's Church-in-the-Bowery
Street: 131 East 10th Street
City/Town: New York
Website or Map: http://nytb.org/ballet-school…
Phone: (212) 679-0401
Event Type: summer, camp
Organized By: Emily
Latest Activity: Jun 22, 2016
NEW YORK THEATRE BALLET
2016 Ballet School NY Summer Camp
July 5-18, 2016
New York Theatre Ballet (NYTB) presents the annual Ballet School NY Summer Camp from July 5-18, 2016 for children ages 8-12. The camp will include ballet, jazz, field trips, original choreography by the students, and a performance on the final day. The camp will take place Monday – Friday from 9:30am – 3:30pm. The final performance of class work and the students’ original choreography will take place on Friday, July 15 at 3:30pm. On Saturday, July 16, students will take part in a special performance for the Arts Brookfield Bastille Day celebration with New York Theatre Ballet at the World Financial Center. The cost to attend the two-week camp is $1,000. A deposit of $100 is required at registration.
To reserve space for your child, email firstname.lastname@example.org or call (212) 679-0401. Registration is now open.
ABOUT NEW YORK THEATRE BALLET
New York Theatre Ballet (NYTB), founded in 1978 by artistic director Diana Byer, has been hailed by The New York Times as “an invaluable company.” NYTB is dedicated to inspiring a love of dance in diverse audiences through performances of chamber ballet masterpieces and bold new works, as well as innovative one-hour ballets for children, all at affordable prices.
By pairing the ballets of legendary creators with those of contemporary visionaries, NYTB brings a new understanding and appreciation of dance. The approach to live performance for children is groundbreaking and unique. New York Theatre Ballet offers an annual series of hour-long ballets tailored to the attention span of young audience members, while offering high production values and clever choreography sophisticated enough for discerning parents.
NYTB is committed to reaching underserved audiences by performing in small cities throughout the U.S. Its professional school provides ballet training based on the Cecchetti syllabus. Classes are offered at affordable prices. Scholarships are awarded to talented homeless and underserved children along with support for well-rounded learning.
New York Theatre Ballet’s performances are part of New York Live Arts' Community Rental program, which is designed for dance and theater companies, as well as producing and non-profit organizations. www.newyorklivearts.org