One of the most rewarding aspects of directing Metropolitan Ballet is the unique opportunity to work with a student throughout their childhood years — and each spring brings a graduation or two! I would like to recognize our graduating senior dancers Sophie Lane, Claudia Steel and Brianna Yarnoff. Sophie studied at MBA for the past 13 years, since age 5; while Claudia and Brianna have each been with us for the past 15 years, since age 3.…Continue Reading
A BIG thank you to Ukee Washington, Vittoria Woodill and the entire CBS Philly news team for their feature story in advance of our Boys’ Audition. Students in Angel Corella’s master class on June 10 were delighted to participate in the taping for the story, which aired on CBS3 news later that evening to promote the MBC Boys’ Scholarship Audition on the morning of June 11th.…Continue Reading
Tickets still available for Gala Performance featuring Metropolitan alumni now dancing professionally from coast to coast.
Jenkintown, PA—Metropolitan Ballet Academy & Company (MBA/MBC), recognized by Pointe magazine as one of “seven local studios in America cultivating top talent” (Oct/Nov 2011), will celebrate its 20th Anniversary year with a Gala Performance on Saturday, June 4, 2016 at 4:00 pm.…Continue Reading
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 11, 2016 at 9:00 AM, at the studio of Metropolitan Ballet Academy, 700 Cedar Road, Jenkintown, PA 19046.…Continue Reading
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.…Continue Reading