MBT Summer 2018 Catalog - Classes, Camps, Ballet Intensives

 

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Metropolitan Ballet Theatre's Summer 2018 Program offerings - Dance classes, camps, and ballet intensives

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Summer 2018: Camps, Classes, Intensives Classes age 3-adult: Ballet • Pointe Hip Hop • Early Ballet Creative Movement Half-Day Camps Full-Day Camps Intensives Evening/Saturday Classes www.mbtdance.org . 301-762-1757 220 Perry Parkway, Suite 8 Gaithersburg, MD 20877 MBT is a 501(c)(3) nonprofit arts education organization.

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Summer 2018 Half-Day & Ages 3-6 Storybook Ballet Camp Offered for ages 3-4 week of: July 30 Your young dancer will learn about classic ballet tales and bring characters to life through dance and music in this fairytale week! Students will meet for an exciting week of half-day sessions, where they will delight in dance classes and age-appropriate games and crafts. They will dance with fun props, wear costumes, and be engaged in many aspects of learning through the arts! Parents will enjoy a short demonstration from their Storybook Ballet dancers at the end of the week. Storybook Ballet campers must be three years old and able to use the restroom by themselves before their program begins. Storybook Ballet Camp, ages 3-4: M-F, 9:00-12:00 daily, $175/week Once Upon a Ballet Offered for ages 4-6 weeks of: June 18, June 25, Aug 6, Aug 13, Aug 20 Offered for ages 5-6 week of: July 30 An introduction to the magic of ballet. Young knights and princesses ages 4-6 or 5-6 will meet for a magical week of half-day sessions. Each day is filled with creative movement and music, classical ballet stories and fun crafts that are certain to delight your young dancer! Dancers will also enjoy exploring with fun props and costumes and prepare a short demonstration for parents at the end of the week. Enjoy multiple weeks - each week is different! Once Upon a Ballet campers must meet the age requirement and be able to use the restroom by themselves before their program begins. Once Upon a Ballet, ages 4-6 or 5-6: M-F, 9:00-12:30 daily, $185/week Ages 7-11 Junior Dance Adventure Offered for ages 7-11 weeks of: June 25, Aug 6, Aug 13 Perfect for the young dancer who wants to learn many styles of dance in a fun, exploratory environment, even if he or she has not taken prior dance classes. Designed to improve basic dance technique, build strength, poise and confidence with opportunities to explore numerous dance disciplines (ballet, jazz, hip hop, modern, and more disciplines from all around the world!). Each day is rounded out with related topics in dance and drama, and fun-filled activities. All experience levels welcome. Enjoy multiple weeks - each week is different! Junior Dance Adventure, ages 7-11: M-F, 9:00-3:00 daily, $295/wk What To Bring? You will be emailed a complete list of items to bring with you. Half-day c

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& Full-Day Dance Camps Introduction to Dance for Boys Offered for ages 7-11 week of: Aug 6 This camp gives boys age 7-11 the opportunity to feel strong and confident in discovering a new way to move! Students will learn from male teachers and be comfortable approaching dance knowing that it will increase their balance, strength, and coordination, which will ultimately help them with any active passion – dance, sports, or otherwise. Introduction to Dance for Boys, ages 7-11: M-F, 9:00-3:00 daily, $295/week Hip Hop Workshop Offered for ages 8-11 week of: Aug 13 We understand that ballet is not for everybody! We do believe that dance is for every body, and hip hop is a great way to teach your body to be able to move to the music, find balance and coordination, all while having fun! This is a great workshop that leaves dancers feeling accomplished that they can learn and perform hip hop routines! All experience levels welcome. Hip Hop Workshop, ages 8-11: M-F, 1:00-4:00 daily, $175/wk Broadway Jazz Dance Workshop Offered for ages 7-11 week of: Aug 20 For the preteens who love musical theater, broadway, and all that jazz! Each day, dancers will learn about a different broadway musical, take broadway jazz dance class, and learn dance combinations to perform at an end-of-week demonstration! All experience levels welcome. Broadway Jazz Dance Workshop, ages 8-11: M-F, 9:00-3:00 daily, $295/wk Week of Ballets Offered for ages 9-11 week of: June 18 Students will learn about the history and choreography of some of the world’s most famous ballets. After a ballet class with one of MBT’s ballet faculty members, students will watch and learn about a ballet, and learn variations from the ballet to be performed at the end of the week. A different ballet will be studied daily. Minimum 1 year previous ballet training. Requires faculty approval and placement. Week of Ballets, ages 9-11: M-F, 9:30-3:30 daily, $325/wk Ballet Boot Camp Offered for ages 9-11 week of: Aug 27; M-F, 9:30-1:00 daily, $245/wk Offered for ages 10+ week of: Aug 20; M-F, 4:00-8:00 daily (except 4:00-6:00 on Friday), $250/wk Get back into ballet shape before the Fall Semester starts. This week-long intensive includes ballet classes, barre work, extensive stretching, and an exercise portion that is sure to strengthen muscles and get your heart pumping! Requires faculty approval and placement. Ballet Boot Camp, ages 9-11: M-F, 9:30-1:00 daily, $245/wk Ballet Boot Camp, ages 10+: M-F, 4:00-8:00 daily (except 4:00-6:00 on Friday), $250/wk Junior Ballet Intensive Offered for ages 7-11 week of: July 30; M-F, 9:00-3:00 daily, option to 4:00, $395/wk Please see Summer Ballet Intensive information on following pages for description and requirements. Summer Ballet Intensive New for 2018, offered for ages 10+ weeks of: July 9, July 16, July 23, choose 1, 2, or 3 weeks; M-F, 9:30-4:30 daily, option to 5:30, $395/wk Please see Summer Ballet Intensive information on following pages for description and requirements. campers should always bring a snack and full-day campers should bring a lunch and snack.

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Summer 2018 Pr Ages 11- 18, adults Summer Ballet Intensive Offered for ages 11-18 with minimum three years prior training, weeks of: July 9, July 16, July 23; choose 1, 2, or 3 weeks; M-F, 9:304:30 daily, option to 5:30, $395/wk Please see Summer Ballet Intensive information on following page for description and requirements. Week of Ballets Offered for MBT Level 6-9+ students, or equivalent, week of: June 18 Students will learn about the history and choreography of some of the world’s most famous ballets. After a ballet class with one of MBT’s ballet faculty members, students will watch and learn about a ballet, and learn variations from the ballet to be performed at the end of the week. A different ballet will be studied daily. You may bring your own practice tutu if desired, but not necessary. Faculty approval required; please call to schedule a placement class. Week of Ballets: M-F, 9:30-3:30 daily, $325/wk Ballet Boot Camp – Stretch & Tone Offered for MBT Level 5-9+ students, or equivalent, week of: June 25 Stay in ballet shape as the summer begins. This week-long intensive includes ballet classes for MBT Level 5-9 students or Adult dancers, or equivalent levels from other schools. Classes will include ballet class, pointe work (as appropriate), Pilates, conditioning, extensive stretching, and an exercise portion that is sure to strengthen muscles and get your heart pumping! Faculty approval required; please call to schedule a placement class. Ballet Bootcamp – Stretch & Tone: M-F, 9:30-1:30 daily, $250/wk Ballet Boot Camp Offered for ages 11+ week of: Aug 20 Offered for MBT Level 5-9+ students, or equivalent, week of: Aug 27 Get back into ballet shape before the Fall Semester starts. This week-long intensive includes level-appropriate ballet classes as well as barre work, pointe work, extensive stretching, and an exercise portion that is sure to strengthen muscles and get your heart pumping! Faculty approval required; please call to schedule a placement class. Ballet Boot Camp, week of Aug 20: M-F, 4:00-8:00 daily (except 4:00-6:00 on Friday), $250/wk Ballet Boot Camp, week of Aug 27: M-F, 9:30-2:00 daily, $295/wk Pre-Pointe Workshop Potentially offered weeks of: June 18, June 25; by invitation or audition only This workshop is for students who have been advanced to pointe by MBT faculty (or equivalent at other schools), or with other prior approval. During the workshop, dancers will learn everything they need to know about pointe shoes including sewing pointe shoes, toe care, and foot strengthening. Take your first steps en pointe with proper care and instruction and get ready for your first year en pointe! Pre-Pointe Workshop: M-F, 1:00-4:00 daily, $200/wk What to Bring? You will be emailed a complete list of items to bring with you. Half-day

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rograms, Cont’d Summer Ballet Intensives Summer Ballet Intensive The Summer Ballet Intensive program is designed to improve technique, strength and flexibility while broadening perspectives and developing personal expression through a variety of dance styles. Dancers will be divided based on technical ability and experience. Included are technique classes in ballet, pointe (as appropriate for students already dancing en pointe), modern, and jazz. Guest instructors from around the country join MBT each week. Additional classes vary and may include variations and repertoire, choreography, tone & stretch, nutrition for dancers, and the theatre arts & drama. Students participating in the full week of programming may stay for an extra hour each day at no charge to learn choreography for a culminating performance. Adult ballet dancers with required experience welcome. New this year, students 10 years old with the requisite experience and faculty approval may attend any of MBT’s Summer Ballet Intensive weeks. Faculty approval and placement required. Please call to schedule a placement class. Summer Ballet Intensive: offered for students with three years prior ballet training weeks of: July 9, July 16, July 23, choose 1, 2, or all 3 weeks; M-F, 9:30-4:30 daily, option to 5:30, $395/wk; Drop-in Intensive classes available for advanced dancers, please call for details. Junior Ballet Intensive Continued training for the serious young ballet student. Designed to improve ballet technique, build strength, poise and confidence with opportunities to explore a variety of movement styles including jazz, modern and hip hop. Each day is rounded out with related topics in dance and drama, and fun activities. Students participating in the full week may stay for an extra hour each day at no charge to learn choreography for a culminating performance. Minimum 1 year previous ballet training. Faculty approval and placement required. Please call to schedule a placement class. Junior Ballet Intensive: offered for ages 7-11 week of: July 30; M-F, 9:00-3:00 daily; option to 4:00, $395/wk campers should always bring a snack and full-day campers should bring a lunch and snack.

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Summer 2018 JUNE: June 10 Summer Open House at MBT with free trial classes. Detailed schedule of trial classes will be posted online this Spring. Week of June 18 Once Upon a Ballet 9:00-12:30 (ages 4-6) Week of Ballets 9:30-3:30 (ages 9-11)** Week of Ballets 9:30-3:30 (levels 6-9+, or equivalent)** Pre-pointe Workshop 1:00-4:00 (by invitation)** Evening/Weekend classes Week of June 25 Once Upon A Ballet 9:00-12:30 (ages 4-6) Junior Dance Adventure 9:00-3:00 (ages 7-11) Ballet Boot Camp - Stretch & Tone 9:30-1:30 (levels 5-9+ or equivalent)** PrePointe Workshop 1:00-4:00 (by invitation)** Evening/Weekend classes JULY: Week of July 2 Evening/Weekend classes Week of July 9 Summer Ballet Intensive 9:30-5:30 ** Evening/Weekend classes Week of July 16 Summer Ballet Intensive 9:30-5:30 ** Evening/Weekend classes Week of July 23 Summer Ballet Intensive 9:30-5:30 ** Evening/Weekend classes Week of July 30 Storybook Ballet 9:00-12:00 (ages 3-4) Once Upon a Ballet 9:00-12:30 (ages 5-6) Junior Ballet Intensive 9:00-4:00 (ages 7-11)** Evening/Weekend classes

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8 At a Glance AUGUST: Week of August 6 Once Upon a Ballet 9:00-12:30 (ages 4-6) Introduction to Dance for Boys 9:00-3:00 (ages 7-11) Junior Dance Adventure 9:00-3:00 (ages 7-11) Evening/Weekend classes Week of August 13 Once Upon a Ballet 9:00-12:30 (ages 4-6) Hip Hop Workshop 1:00-4:00 (ages 8-11) Junior Dance Adventure 9:00-3:00 (ages 7-11) Evening/Weekend classes August 15: Applications due for Pre-Professional program Week of August 20 Once Upon a Ballet 9:00-12:30 (ages 4-6) Broadway Jazz Dance Workshop 9:00-3:00 (ages 8-11) Ballet Boot Camp 4:00-8:00 M-Th; 4:00-6:00 F (ages 10+)** August 25: Fall Open House at MBT with free trial classes - please see website for details and schedule of free trial classes! August 26: Fall placement class for Ballet Levels 5-9+ and Pre-Professional applicants Week of August 27 Ballet Boot Camp 9:30-2:00 (ages 11+)** Ballet Boot Camp 9:30-1:00 (ages 9-11)** September 4: 2018/2019 Academic Year classes begin at MBT September 8: Nutcracker Auditions ** Must meet prerequisites. Faculty approval and placement required. Please inquire.

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Summer Evening & Weekend Classes (All classes open to boys and girls.) Youth Ballet: Creative Movement Ages 3- 4; explore movement, music, and rhythm. Early Ballet Ages 5-6; learn fundamentals of technique in a fun, exploratory class. Beginning Ballet Ages 7-9, 9-11 with little or no previous experience, or up to one year of previous experience. Academic Ballet: Academic Ballet Levels 2-4 Ages 8-13 with one or more years of previous training. Requires faculty approval. Academic Ballet Levels 5-9 Ages 11-18 with three or more years of previous training; recommend two classes per week. Requires faculty approval. Pointe This class requires prior approval and concurrent enrollment in a technique class. Introduction to Pointe for Level 5 This class requires prior faculty approval plus enrollment in a Pre-Pointe Workshop (see camp information) or private pre-pointe lessons. Must also be enrolled in a technique class. Adults & Teen Ballet: Teen or Adult Ballet Fundamental ballet technique at an age-appropriate level. Learn or improve your technique, strength and flexibility. Incorporates exercises at the barre and in center. Learn vocabulary; increase your technique, balance, strength, and flexibility. Beginners welcome. Hip Hop: Hip Hop Ages 7-10; beginner to advanced beginner class. Teen Hip Hop Ages 11+ with or without dance training; upbeat hip hop class that focuses on rhythm, creativity and style.

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Summer Evening & Weekend Classes June 18 - Aug 18 MONDAY: Studio 1 5:30-7:00 Ballet for Levels 7-9* 7:00-8:00 Pointe for Levels 7-9* Studio 2 5:30-6:15 Creative Movement (3-4) 6:15-7:00 Early Ballet (5-6) 7:00-8:00 BeginningBallet (7-9) Studio 3 5:30-6:45 Ballet for Levels 3-4* 6:45-8:15 Ballet for Levels 5-6* TUESDAY: (classes for July 4 will be held Wed, July 5) Studio 1 Studio 2 5:30-6:30 Teen Ballet (12+) 5:30-6:15 Creative Movement (3-4) 6:30-7:30 Beginning Ballet (9-11) 6:15-7:00 Early Ballet (5-6) 7:30-8:30 Adult Ballet 7:00-8:00 Intro to Pointe for Level 5* Studio 3 5:30-7:00 Ballet for Levels 4-5* 7:00-8:30 Ballet for Levels 6-9* THURSDAY: Studio 1 5:30-7:00 Ballet for Levels 6-9* 7:00-8:00 Pointe for Levels 6-9* Studio 2 5:30-6:30 Hip Hop (7-10) 6:30-7:30 Teen Hip Hop (11+) Studio 3 5:30-7:00 Ballet for Levels 4-5* 7:00-8:15 Ballet for Levels 2-3* SATURDAY: Studio 1 9:30-10:15: Creative Movement (3-4) 10:15-11:00: Early Ballet (5-6) 11:00-12:00 Beginning Ballet (7-9) *Levels for 2018/2019 classes SUMMER SESSION TUITION: 9-week registration (one class per week): 45-min class $135 60-min classes $169 75 or 90-min classes $195 Advanced Class Drop-in: (available only for Levels 6-9 or adult students) 75 or 90-min classes $22 60-min classes $20 Drop-in students must check in at the front desk to provide payment before class DISCOUNTED BALLET BUNDLE OPTIONS: (N0 substitutions please. Must enroll in entire bundle to receive savings. Not valid in combination with other offers.) Levels 6-9 Bundle: $525 (30% savings). Includes any combination of 4 Technique or Pointe classes Level 5 Bundle: $420 (25% savings). Includes 2 Ballet technique classes, 1 Intro to Pointe class Levels 2-5 Bundle: $295 (19% savings). Includes 1 Ballet technique class, 1 Hip Hop Camp & Class Academic Ballet Bundle: any student eligible to enroll in Academic Ballet technique or pointe classes will receive five vouchers for drop-in evening classes with their enrollment in 3 or more weeks of daytime camp or intensive programming. Vouchers must be used for technique or pointe classes and are valid only for the summer 2018 session, as space allows. Vouchers are not transferable.

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Summer 2018 Registration Form ______________________________________ _______________________ ______/_____/_____ NAME OF STUDENT STUDENT AGE BIRTH DATE ________________________________________________ ADDRESS _______________________ __________________ HOME PHONE PARENT CELL PHONE ________________________________________________ CITY STATE ZIP MOTHER/GUARDIAN: MS/MRS/DR_________________________________________ _____________________________ EMPLOYER FATHER/GUARDIAN: MR/DR______________________________________________ _____________________________ EMPLOYER PARENT/GUARDIAN EMAIL ADDRESS(ES): ________________________________________________________________ (MOST CORRESPONDENCE WILL BE SENT VIA EMAIL) STUDENT EMAIL ADDRESS (IF APPLICABLE): _____________________________________________________________ STUDENT’S SCHOOL: __________________________________ GRADE 2017/2018: _________________________ ______________________________________________________________________________________________________ STUDENT’S PREVIOUS DANCE EXPERIENCE (PLEASE SPECIFY SCHOOLS, LENGTH OF TRAINING) REGISTERING FOR: (If registering for a Ballet Bundle, please note which Level; no substitutions allowed on class bundles at discounted tuition.) PROGRAM:______________________________________________ DATES:/TIME________________________ TUITION:______________ PROGRAM:______________________________________________ DATES:/TIME________________________ TUITION:______________ PROGRAM:______________________________________________ DATES:/TIME________________________ TUITION:______________ TOTAL TUITION: ____________ MULTI-WEEK CAMP DISCOUNTS: (10% discount on lower-priced weeks after 1st week, when registering prior to March 1) (-)__________ TOTAL DUE: ___________ Place in class is reserved upon payment of non-refundable 50% deposit. Balance due by June 15, 2018. Tuition is not refundable. Payment plans and limited need-based scholarships available. Please inquire with MBT office. ☐ Check enclosed payable to MBT in the amount of :$___________ ($25 returned check fee) ☐ Please charge my credit card the following amount: $__________ Card Number:_____________________________________ Exp Date: _____/_____ Sec Code: ________ Parent/Guardian Consent: I agree to pay the above tuition, and to read and follow MBT’s Code of Conduct and liability policy. Ballet and other forms of dance are physical in nature and participant and parent assume all risks and liabilities associated therewith. Parents authorize MBT to administer first aid if necessary, and parents will be informed as promptly as possible by MBT if injury or illness occurs. I give permission for photos and/or video likeness of my child to be used in publications, press releases, video productions and website pages made by and for Metropolitan Ballet Theatre , Inc. ____________________________________ Signature of Parent or Guardian ____________________________________ Printed Name Parent or Guardian _____/_____/_____ Date Register by mail or in person: 220 Perry Parkway, Gaithersburg, MD 20877 Register by Email: contact@mbtdance.org Register by phone: 301-762-1757 Register online: www.mbtdance.org

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