May 21st, 2014 |
Jenkintown, PA — On Tuesday, June 3rd, Metropolitan Ballet Academy will begin its annual master class series, The Bridge. The series gives intermediate and advanced level students the opportunity to study with some of the region’s most celebrated professional teachers and dancers. This year’s series features ballet instruction led by three acclaimed dance artists and teachers:
May 16th, 2014 |
Jenkintown, PA — Metropolitan Ballet Company (MBC) will hold auditions for its Boys’ Scholarship Dance Program on Saturday, June 7, 2014 at 9:00 AM, at the studio of Metropolitan Ballet Academy, 700 Cedar Road, Jenkintown, PA 19046. Up to fifteen boys ages 7-11 and 12-18 will be selected to receive a full year of free, weekly dance classes with Alexander Iziliaev, a former principal dancer with Pennsylvania Ballet and Denis Gronostayskiy, a graduate of the world-renowned Bolshoi Ballet Academy. Over fifty boys participated in the MBC program this year.
April 14th, 2014 |
Children’s Ensemble Wins First Place in Philadelphia Regional Semi-Finals;
Soloists Win Top Honors in Philadelphia and Providence;
Faculty Members Win Awards for Outstanding Choreography and Outstanding Teacher
18 Students Perform in New York City Finals
January 9th, 2014 |
Cutting‐edge choreography and live music are the cornerstone of this vibrant evening of music and dance.
Jenkintown, PA – Metropolitan Ballet Company (MBC) and students from Settlement Music School will present their annual collaborative performance on Saturday, March 1, 2014 at 7:00 pm at the Kurtz Center of William Penn Charter School, 3000 West School House Lane, Philadelphia, PA.
METROPOLITAN BALLET COMPANY PRESENTS PREMIERE OF CHILDREN’S STORYBOOK CLASSIC, “TEA FOR RUBY” AND WELCOMES RENOWNED FANCY NANCY ILLUSTRATOR, ROBIN PREISS GLASSER
October 15th, 2013 |
Jenkintown, PA – Metropolitan Ballet Company (MBC) will open its season on Saturday, November 23rd and Sunday, November 24th with two exciting productions. The family-oriented program will feature a company premiere of Tea for Ruby, adapted from the picture book by #1 New York Times best-selling, Fancy Nancy illustrator, Robin Preiss Glasser, and author Sarah Ferguson, The Duchess of York. David Lichine’s Graduation Ball, the classic comedy ballet in one act, will complete this action-packed program, sure to delight children of all ages.