Ballet School NY announces Open Classes for Adults
10 – 8PM
Ballet School NY, the official training school of New York Theatre Ballet, introduces open classes for adult dancers from beginner through professional at their new home at St. Mark’s Church in-the-Bowery at 131 East 10th Street, NYC. Single classes are $12 and 10-class cards are available for $100. For more information visit http://nytb.org/ballet-school-ny/adult-division.
Adult division class schedule:
Advanced ProfessionalMonday through Friday 10:00-11:30am Saturday 2:00 – 3:00pm (Advanced Pointe)
Beginner/IntermediateMonday 6:15-7:45pm Wednesday 6:45-8:00pm Thursday 6:45-8:15pm
Ballet School NY (BSNY) was founded by artistic director Diana Byer in 1978 as the official training school of New York Theatre Ballet.
ABOUT NEW YORK THEATRE BALLET
New York Theatre Ballet (NYTB), founded in 1978 by artistic director Diana Byer, is the most widely seen chamber ballet company in the United States and has been hailed by The New York Times as “an invaluable company.” NYTB is dedicated to inspiring a love of dance in diverse audiences through performances of chamber ballet masterpieces and bold new works, as well as innovative one-hour ballets for children, all at affordable prices.
By pairing the ballets of legendary creators with those of contemporary visionaries, NYTB brings a new understanding and appreciation of dance. The approach to live performance for children is groundbreaking and unique. New York Theatre Ballet offers an annual series of hour-long ballets tailored to the attention span of young audience members, while offering high production values and clever choreography sophisticated enough for discerning parents.
NYTB is committed to reaching underserved audiences by performing in small cities throughout the U.S. Its professional school provides ballet training based on the Cecchetti syllabus. Classes are offered at affordable prices. Scholarships are awarded to talented homeless and underserved children along with support for well-rounded learning.