WDA 2018-2019 SCHEDULE

Creative Movement: $550 Tuesday 10:00-10:45 Friday 10:30-11:15 Saturday 9:30-10:15 Level 1A: $600 Monday 4:30-5:30 Tuesday 10:15-11:15 Tuesday 12:15-1:15 Friday 12:15-1:15 Saturday 9:45-10:45 Level 1B: $700 Monday 5:00-6:15 Tuesday 12:45-2:00 Friday 12:45-2:00 Saturday 10:15-11:30 Quadrilles (first year): $850 Monday 6:15-7:45 Wednesday 4:30-6:00 Quadrilles (second year): $950 Tuesday 4:30-6:15 Wednesday 6:15-8:00 Corphyees: $950 Wednesday 5:15-7:00 Boys Class: $700 Friday 4:30-5:45 Dance for Musical Theater students: $550 Wednesday 7:00-7:45

Spring Performance Rehearsals

Matinee Cast Dates 2/25, 3/11, 3/25, 4/15, 4/29, 5/20 3:30-4:00 Creative Movement 2:00-2:30 Level 1A 3:00-3:30 Level 1B 2:30-3:00 Quadrilles (first year) 1:30-2:00 Quadrilles (second year) 1:00-1:30 Hot Lunch Jam Evening Cast Dates 3/4, 3/18, 4/8, 4/22, 5/6, 5/27 3:30-4:00 Creative Movement 2:00-2:30 Level 1A 3:00-3:30 Level 1B 2:30-3:00 Quadrilles (first year) 1:30-2:00 Quadrilles (second year) 1:00-1:30 Hot Lunch Jam Sleeping Beauty Starting March 11th Sundays 12:00-12:30 Prepro 2 Matinee Cast 12:30-1:00 Prepro 2 Evening Cast 1:00-1:45 Medich, Colinear, Labuda 1:45-2:15 Bluebird 2:15-3:00 Fairies 3:00-3:45 Motive (until March 17th) 3:45-5:15 Mind Games (until March 17th) Saturday March 17th 5:30-6:30 Aurora,...

Audition Pictures

Audition Pictures

As audition season draws to a close, let’s take a look back and reflect on the process. You’ve survived the stress of filling out applications; of trying to show your stuff in front of the judges, and taking your audition shots—which, out of all of the things you fluster about during audition season, is by far the most stressful. Taking audition pictures is quite daunting. Maybe, it’s because of the word “audition”, or that your Mom and Dad aren’t professional photographers (most aren’t), or because you think that a single snapshot can determine the outcome of your results. Whatever your...

Auditions Tips

Dancers—auditions for summer programs are rapidly approaching! Audition season can often be looked upon as a stressful time. However, the nerves are natural–they just show that you want to do the best that you possibly can to impress the people at the panel, as well as get accepted into the school or program. To ease any rising qualms that you may have about upcoming auditions, we’ve compiled some tips about how to approach and display your peak performance at auditions. Prepare. Preparation is the key to excelling at anything—weather it be an audition or just another day at school. The...

Winter Performance Rehearsals

Dates for every group listed below 10/22,10/29, 11/5, 11/12, 11/19, 12/3, 12/10 Creative Movement Matinee-12:00-12:30 Evening-4:30-5:00 Level 1A Matinee-1:00-1:30 Evening-3:00-3:30 Level 1B Matinee-1:30-2:00 Evening-4:00-4:30 Quadrilles (first year) Matinee-12:30-1:00 Evening-3:30-4:00 Quadrilles (second year)/ Corphyees Matinee-2:00-2:30 Evening-2:30-3:00   Pre Professional Rehearsal Schedule Saturday, December 2nd and 9th  4:30 – 5:00 – Pre Pro 5 (Contemporary) 4:30 – 5:00 – Russian 5:00 – 6:00 – Snow 6:00 – 7:00 – Holly & Ivy 7:00 – 8:00 – Snowmiser / Heatmiser Sunday, December 3rd and 10th 12:00 – 3:00 – Nutcracker Full Matinee Cast 3:30 – 6:30 – Nutcracker Evening Cast    

Character Class with Alex Zankin

Includes Spring Performance Dance for Pre-Pro 4, 4A, & 5. Attendance is mandatory. $140 fee due September 15 (unless alternate arrangement made) Black Character skirt required. You may purchase on-line at discount dance or All That Jazz or TUTU Pre pro 4 2:30-3:30 Sept 24 Oct 1 Jan 28 Feb 25 April 8, 15, 29 May 6 May 20……9am-10am Pre pro 4A 3:30-4:30 Sept 24 Oct 1 Jan 28 Feb 25 April 8, 15, 29 May 6 May 20………10am-11am Pre pro 5 4:30-5:30 Sept 24 Oct 1 Jan 28 Feb 25 April 8, 15, 29 May 6 May 20……..11am-noon —————————————————————–...

WDA 2018 : TRIP TO WASHINGTON DC

DATES: JANUARY 29TH – JANUARY 31ST JANUARY 29TH ($200 deposit to hold spot) 12 NOON: Bus leaves Pittsburgh 2 Masters class with the Central Pennsylvania Youth Ballet program. $ TBD Marcia Dale Weary – Founding Artistic Director https://www.cpyb.org/school/academic-program/artistic-leadership/marcia-dale-weary & Rose Taylor – https://cpyb.org/school/academic-program/faculty/rose-taylor Comfort Suites Downtown Carlisle $89.00 a night plus tax. January 30 Leave Carlyle 8:00 AM Check into DC hotel $TBD Open Rehearsal: American Ballet Theatre $15.00 : 1:30 pm at Kennedy Center Explore the Arts Join dance scholars for an insider’s look at American Ballet Theatre as they prepare onstage for performance. Dance scholars provide informational commentary, via wireless...