Metropolitan Ballet Academy Alumni Perform Professionally Across America

February 9, 2016  |  Posted in Alumni

Many of Metropolitan Ballet Academy’s alumni are former YAGP winners who now dance professionally with classical and contemporary dance companies from coast to coast. In honor of Metropolitan’s 20th anniversary this year, Philadelphia area residents will have the opportunity to see these accomplished dance artists perform when they return to the stage at Abington Friends School’s Josephine Muller Auditorium for Metropolitan’s Gala Performance, on Saturday, June 4, 2016 at 4:00 pm.

Some of the many professional and student dancers who will perform in the MBA Gala include:

Additionally, MBA alumna Sarah Mettin, an accomplished choreographer, dancer and founder of Mettin Movement in New York City, will premiere a new work at the MBA Gala Performance.

The MBA Gala will be followed by a Gala Celebration on Saturday, June 4, 2016 from 6:00 to 8:30 pm at the Curtis Arboretum in Cheltenham, Pennsylvania. Advance tickets are required; a portion of each ticket supports scholarships, performances, and community outreach by Metropolitan Ballet Company, MBA’s affiliated nonprofit, pre-professional dance company. Ticket information for the Gala Performance and Celebration will be available soon at