Holiday & Studio Calendar

Nutcracker Applications

Dancers who are in level 1A and higher and have had at least some dance experience are eligible to perform in “The Nutcracker.” Parents wishing their dancers to participate MUST attend a meeting at the studio on Friday, August 17th from 6:30-7:00pm. Click here for the Nutcracker Performance Agreement.

Annual Registration Day

Come to the MBC studio on Friday August 17th from 2:00 p.m. to 6:30 p.m. to register for fall classes. You can meet the teachers, see the studio, order dance attire and ask questions. We offer several tuition discounts:

  • 10% off tuition if ANNUAL tuition is paid in full at time of registration (Cash and Check ONLY)
  • Families with multiple children will pay full price for most advanced student and then receive 10% off all other family members enrolled
  • 20% off supplementary classes if the dancer is also enrolled in ballet
  • Students with a valid ID will receive 20% their punch cards/classes
  • Boys tuition free through Ballet 1B. Scholarships are awarded for levels higher than this.

If you are unable to attend this event please take advantage of our online registration.  You can find the link on the HOME page of our website.

Fall Classes Begin

Tuesday, September 4th classes begin!

Columbus Day

We DO have classes.

MEA Weekend

October 18-20 classes WILL be head as usual. (Saturday Company Class and Rehearsal are CANCELLED)

Thanksgiving Break

Break will run Wednesday, November 21st through Saturday, November 24th.
Classes resume on Monday, November 26th as usual.

Nutcracker Performance Weekend

Performances: Friday December 7th at 7pm at MSU

Performances: Saturday and Sunday December 8th and 9th at 1pm and 5pm both days at MSU

Performances: Saturday December 15th at 1pm and 5pm in New Ulm

Holiday Break

Break will run Monday, December 10th through Tuesday, January 1st.
Classes resume on Wednesday the 2nd as usual.


We DO have classes.

Presidents Day

We DO have classes

A Midsummer’s Eve Concert

The Performing Company Concert will be held on Saturday March 2nd at 5pm. Performances are at Bethany Lutheran College and tickets can be purchased through our website or at the door. MBC students each receive a FREE ticket with a paid adult.

Spring Break

Break runs Sunday, March 24th through Saturday, March 30th
Classes resume on Monday April 1st.

Picture Week

Pictures will be taken during regularly scheduled class time during the week of April 22nd-26th. Dancers will be dressed in their recital costumes and have individual and group photos taken. All photos must be purchased through the photography company.

Performing Company Auditions

Performing Company Auditions will be held on Saturday May 4, 2019. The audition class is from 12:00-2:00pm and will be taught by a guest instructor. Dancers between 11-18 who meet the requirements and will be enrolling as a student in the fall of 2018 may audition. Click here for more info.

Observation Week

Parents, grandparents and other family members are invited to attend their dancer’s class during the week of May 6th. This will be an important class to attend as your instructor will hand out information packets about the performance, summer information, and fall registration information.

MBC Spring Recital and Dress Rehearsal

Dress Rehearsal will be Friday May 17th.  Performances of SNOW will be held on May 18th and 19th at 1pm and 5pm each day. Dancers in the Creative Movement, Pre-Ballet and Ballet 1 levels will only perform in one set of performances.

Last Day of Classes

Classes conclude the week of the performance. There are NO classes after the recital concludes.

Summer Sessions

Ballet Summer Sessions for CM-Ballet 1 begin on Tuesday July 2nd. CLICK HERE to see more info.

Jazz, Tap and Ballet Camps begin in May and run throughout June and July. CLICK HERE to see more info.