Metropolitan Ballet Academy Announces Guest Artists Teaching “The Bridge” Master Classes for Student Dancers, June 7-14, 2017

May 25, 2017  |  Posted in Guest Artists, The Bridge

Jenkintown, PA – Intermediate and advanced dance students in the greater Philadelphia region will have a unique opportunity to learn with acclaimed guest artists Ronald K. Alexander, Colby Damon, Olga Kostritzky, and John Selya during “The Bridge” master class series, presented by Metropolitan Ballet Academy (MBA) from June 7-14, 2017. The Bridge will be held at […]

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Metropolitan Ballet Company Announces Audition for Free Boys’ Scholarship Program dance classes, June 10, 2017 at 9:00 am

May 15, 2017  |  Posted in Boys' Scholarship Program

Boys ages 7-18 are eligible for weekly classes with Metropolitan Ballet faculty, acclaimed Bolshoi-trained artists, Denis Gronostayskiy and Sergey Pupyrev. Jenkintown, PA— Metropolitan Ballet Company will hold auditions for its renowned Boys’ Scholarship Dance Program on Saturday, June 10, 2017 at 9:00 AM, at the studio of Metropolitan Ballet Academy, 700 Cedar Road, Jenkintown, PA 19046. […]

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Variations/Collaborations featured in TICKET

March 25, 2017  |  Posted in Variations/Collaborations

Variations/Collaborations featured in TICKET

This week’s TICKET featured a wonderful story by Digital First Media reporter Jarraeu Freeman about our upcoming Variations/Collaborations: An Evening of Music and Dance performance on April 1, at William Penn Charter School’s Kurtz Center. READ THE STORY HERE Our 18th annual collaboration with Settlement Music School presents Metropolitan Ballet Company performing contemporary works choreographed […]

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Metropolitan’s Kinetic Literacy program featured in Philadelphia Inquirer

March 25, 2017  |  Posted in Kinetic Literacy Program

Philadelphia Inquirer Staff Writer Kristin Holmes and Photographer Ed Hille visited Pennell Elementary School on Thursday, March 23 to see our Kinetic Literacy class in action–and report about this fabulous program in MATH MOVES, featured on the front page of today’s Local News (section B). Metropolitan Ballet Company board member (and former math head for the Upper […]

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Metropolitan Ballet Academy Student Dancers Take Top Honors at 2017 YAGP Boston Regional Semi-Final Competitions; Metropolitan Ballet Wins 2017 Outstanding School Award

February 1, 2017  |  Posted in YAGP

Jenkintown, PA—Young dancers studying at Metropolitan Ballet Academy (MBA) in Jenkintown, PA, achieved great success in the 2017 Youth America Grand Prix (YAGP), winning high honors at the annual competition’s regional Semi-Finals held in Boston in January. 11 MBA dancers, including nine young men from MBA’s renowned Boys’ Scholarship Program, will continue on to compete at the prestigious YAGP […]

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