Celebrated Artists Arrive to Instruct Young Dancers at Metropolitan Ballet Academy, June 3rd-10th

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:
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METROPOLITAN BALLET COMPANY ANNOUNCES AUDITIONS FOR ACCLAIMED BOYS’ SCHOLARSHIP DANCE PROGRAM

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.
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Metropolitan Ballet Academy Student Dancers Excel in Youth America Grand Prix 2014

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

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METROPOLITAN BALLET COMPANY AND SETTLEMENT MUSIC SCHOOL PRESENT ANNUAL COLLABORATIVE CONCERT

January 9th, 2014 |

Cuttingedge 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.

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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.
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