White Marsh Ballet Academy

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WHITE MARSH BALLET ACADEMY

8007 Corporate Drive, Suite G

Nottingham, MD 21236

PHONE: 410.931.3844

Where Movement Becomes Art !

WMBA can be found in the heart of the White Marsh business district at our brand new expanded facility on Corporate Dr.  

 

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PO Box 43970

Nottingham, MD 21236

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Classes By Age of Student

We want your child to have the best experience in dance possible! The instructors at White Marsh Ballet Academy offer a supportive and encouraging atmosphere where students are motivated to reach their full potential. Professionally trained staff motivate and inspire while instructing students of all ages and experiences. Use the information below to choose a class for you or your child. If you find a class that might be for you, you can register directly from this page. We are happy to aide you in finding the perfect class. Please contact us if you have any questions about class placement. If you want to make sure we are the right fit for you, we welcome you to visit our WMBA family and try a class!

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8 Week Programs: Age 2 to 6

Learn to dance or try a new style this summer! Have fun and make new friends in any of our 8-week summer classes! Don’t forget to check out our camps too! Vacationing this summer? No worries, with our "Pick 6" Tuition Package, you can pick any six classes throughout the 8 week session and reduce your tuition by

Twinkle Tots (Age 2-3)

The Twinkle Tots class is a magical introduction to dance for the 2-3 year old child. A fun filled half-hour class that engages the child in age-appropriate activities incorporating drama, music, props, educational coloring pages along with the excitement of basic dance steps, creative movement, and vocabulary.

Times and Tuition:

Time: 4:45 pm-5:15 pm
Dates: Wednesdays July 28th, 25th, August 1st, 8th, 15th & 22nd
Age: 2-3
Tuition: $75 for the 8 weeks by June 1st, $85 for the 8 weeks after June 1st
Limited Class Size: 8

What to Wear:

  • Light pink or Lilac skirted Leotard and tights

  • Pink leather or canvas ballet slippers

Hippity Hoppity (Age 3-6)

In this high-energy, age-appropriate class, kids will learn fun Jazz dance techniques and isolations and keeps your kids moving! Danced to their favorite music, Dancers will enjoy exploring movement, rhythm, and pre-dance skills while moving to their favorite music.

Times and Tuition:

Time: 4:45pm-5:15pm
Dates: Wednesdays July 28th, 25th, August 1st, 8th, 15th & 22nd
Age: 23-6
Tuition: $75 for the 8 weeks by June 1st, $85 for the 8 weeks after June 1st
Limited Class Size: 8

What to Wear:

  • Light pink or Lilac skirted Leotard and tights

  • Pink leather or canvas ballet slippers

Broadway Babies (Age 3-6)

These are the dancers who steal the show! This class offers pre-schoolers the ability to explore the jazz and tap genres of dance. Sure to inspire creativity and develop a basic understanding of musicality, movement and spatial awareness. A fun filled half-hour class that engages the child in age-appropriate activities incorporating basic dance steps, creative movement, and vocabulary danced to classic Broadway music!

Times and Tuition:

Time: 4:45pm-5:15pm
Dates: Wednesdays July 28th, 25th, August 1st, 8th, 15th & 22nd
Age: 3-6
Tuition: $75 for the 8 weeks by June 1st, $85 for the 8 weeks after June 1st
Limited Class Size:8

What to Wear:

  • Light pink or Lilac skirted Leotard and tights

  • Pink leather or canvas ballet slippers

 

 

Ballet/Tap/Jazz (Age 4-6)

Children will learn technique and skill-building in all three styles. Beginning tap to develop coordination, rhythm, and timing. Also included in this class is instruction in primary ballet, to develop poise, grace, and musicality. Students will also be energized in hip-hop jazz, using the latest, hottest music.

 

Times and Tuition:

Time: 4:00pm-4:45pm (Age 4-6); 5:15pm-6:00pm (Age 4-5)
Dates: Wednesdays July 28th, 25th, August 1st, 8th, 15th & 22nd
Age:  4-6
Tuition: $84 for the  weeks by June 1st, $94 for the 8 weeks after June 1st
Limited Class Size: 12

What to Wear:

  • Light pink or Lilac skirted Leotard and tights

  • Pink leather or canvas ballet slippers, and black Tap shoes

Pre-Hip Hop/ Tap (Age 4-6)

This class will keep kids moving! Students learn the necessary elements of jazz which are crucial to succeed in Hip Hop in a fun-filled and vibrant class environment. The basic elements of tap will help students will learn coordination, balance, and the ability to memorize routines. This class provides athletic style movement and a faster pace in class. Age appropriate combinations and music are always used. 

 

Times and Tuition:

Time: 4:00pm-4:45pm (Age 3-4); 5:15pm-6:00pm (Age 4-5)
Dates: Wednesdays July 28th, 25th, August 1st, 8th, 15th & 22nd
Age: 4-6
Tuition: $84 for the  weeks by June 1st, $94 for the 8 weeks after June 1st
Limited Class Size: 12

What to Wear:

  • Light pink or Lilac skirted Leotard and tights

  • Pink leather or canvas ballet slippers, and black Tap shoes

 

Broadway Bound (Age 4-6)

In this class, the fun doesn't stop! In Tap, students will learn the parts of the tap shoe, and practice beginning sounds. In Jazz, theatrical elements engage dancers in expression of movement. Class will improve flexibility, sense of rhythm and overall coordination. Musicality, performance, and rhythm will be the theme. Each class will consist of 1/2 hour of tap and 1/2 hour of jazz.

 

Times and Tuition:

Time: 4:00pm-4:45pm (Age 3-4); 5:15pm-6:00pm (Age 4-5)
Dates: Wednesdays July 28th, 25th, August 1st, 8th, 15th & 22nd
Age: 4-6
Tuition: $84 for the  weeks by June 1st, $94 for the 8 weeks after June 1st
Limited Class Size: 12

What to Wear:

  • Light pink or Lilac skirted Leotard and tights

  • Pink leather or canvas ballet slippers, and black Tap shoes

 

Ballet Basics (Age 3-4)

Our youngest ballerinas will express their individuality through the art of dance. True ballet skills such as stretching, basic ballet positions, and movement across the room will be taught in a creative fun and supportive environment.

 

Times and Tuition:

Time: 4:00pm-4:45pm (Age 3-4); 5:15pm-6:00pm (Age 4-5)
Dates: Wednesdays July 28th, 25th, August 1st, 8th, 15th & 22nd
Age: 3-4 
Tuition: $80 for the 8 weeks by June 1st, $90 for the 8 weeks after June 1st
Limited Class Size: 12

What to Wear:

  • Light pink or Lilac skirted Leotard and tights

  • Pink leather or canvas ballet slippers, and black Tap shoes

Pre-Ballet I (Age 4-6)

This class will instill a love for classical Ballet in our young dancers. Specifically designed for young dancers, children enjoy expressing themselves through more challenging ballet skills while learning basic Ballet terminology. 

Times and Tuition:

Time: 4:00pm-4:45pm (Age 3-4); 5:15pm-6:00pm (Age 4-5)
Dates: Wednesdays July 28th, 25th, August 1st, 8th, 15th & 22nd
Age: 4-5
Tuition: $80 for the 8 weeks by June 1st, $90 for the 6 weeks after June 1st
Limited Class Size: 12

What to Wear:

  • Light pink or Lilac skirted Leotard and tights

  • Pink leather or canvas ballet slippers, and black Tap shoes

Ballet I (Age 5-6)

Developing a lifetime of love for dance! This class includes an introduction to proper warm-ups and stretches for the body combined with across-the-floor combinations. The class will concentrate on building confidence through exploring more difficult patterns and steps with an introduction to the ballet barre.

Times and Tuition:

Time:  5:30pm-6:30pm (Age 6-8)
Dates: Thursdays July 19th, 26, August 2nd, 9th, 16th & 23rd
Age: 5-6 
Tuition: $80 for the 8 weeks by June 1st, $90 for the 8 weeks after June 1st
Limited Class Size: 12 per class

What to Wear:

  • Leotard and pink tights

  • Pink leather or canvas ballet slippers