Since its inception, the School of Classical Ballet has been dedicated to providing quality dance instruction appropriate for the age and physical development of each student. The School provides a diversified program that meets not only the needs of those who seek a fun, creative, and challenging environment, but also those who wish to pursue a professional dance career.
The School of Classical Ballet offers classes in a variety of dance genres, Ballet, Modern, Jazz, Hip Hop, Pilates, Pre Ballet, and Creative Movement .
FALL REGISTRATION 2013-2014
Classes start September 9.
Classes are filling quickly, so register early to save your place!
SUMMER INTENSIVE AUGUST 5-9
Classes in Ballet, pointe, modern, lyrical, jazz, musical theater, & more. Special Guest teachers: Kirsten Cooper, Bradley Shelver, and Shawn Stevens, plus Hannah Brown, Leah Dugas, Ricki Feeley, Pam Kemmick, Julia Marble and Maribel Schaff.
NUTCRACKER AUDITIONS with San Diego Ballet
EARLY AUDITIONS: SATURDAY, September 21st at YWCA ($5.00 fee)
Baby Dolls, Baby Rats, Sugarbabes, Sheep
FIRST REHEARSALS: Saturday & Sunday, September 21st & 22nd
DRESS REHEARSAL: Friday, November 29 & Saturday November 30 with San Diego Ballet & Billings Symphony at ABT
PERFORMANCES at ABT November 30th & Dec. 1
For more information call Betty 252-5765
MOTION ARTS DANCE COMPANY (MADCO)
This is a performing company of young people, offering professional performance opportunities for children and, in so doing, provides powerful and playful dance performances accessible to people of all ages. Performances will include professional theaters, Dance Showcase, School Performances, and other Venues. Company Directors: Ricki Feeley, Betty Loos, and Julia Marble
COMPANY AUDITIONS: SEPTEMBER 27th 6:30-8:30 at the YWCA
Dancers must be available most Friday evenings from 6:30 to 8:30 to be a Company member of MADCO.
2012-2013 MADCO MEMBERS: Hannah Bick, Katie Conrad, Danielle Forsythe, Samantha Guzman, Hunter Howe, Kehley Grosuluk, Brynn Miller, Cosette McCave, Jessica Nielson, Frankie Parrott, Brittany Riley, Abigail Thomason, Erika Wegner, Hannah Berube, Emilee Brown, Helena Brown, Gracie Day, Harper Howe, Marlee O’Toole.
2012-2013 Choreographers: Ricki Feeley, Maribel Schaff, Megan Mullowney, Hannah Brown, Julia Marble, and Tiffany Wardell.
Call Julia 208-0788 or Ricki 697-4180 for further information.
Montana Dance Arts Association is a non profit group that brings in amazing guest teachers from around the country to educate Montana Dancers for fun filled dance weekends twice a year. They also provide scholarships to talented young MT dancers and teachers to further their studies at prestigious summer dance programs. Ballet, Jazz, Modern,Tap, Hip Hop and more are taught during these weekend workshops (Oct/Apr), which are held in the various major MT cities. Workshops are open to students ages 10 and up, with at least 2 years dance experience. The spring workshop offers classes and holds adjudications for students wanting to try for scholarships to study at various summer dance intensives around the United States.
The next fall workshop will be held in Great Falls October18th thru 20th, 2013.
Congratulations: Katie Conrad was awarded a MDAA tuition scholarship to attend Repertory Dance Theater's 2013 summer intensive in Salt Lake City .
DANCE PERFORMANCE AT ABT
Momix "Botanica" November 16, 7:30p.m. ticket price $36/$31
Saturday, May 17th at ABT Rehearsals May 16th & May 17th
All Levels will perform at Alberta Bair Theater.
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Dancers and parents are asked to please check SCB's web site & facebook regularly. We will also post all announcements, copies of the brochure, and school policies on the bulletin board. The board is located on the west side of the studio near the doors.