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 18th from 6:30-7:00pm. Click here for the Nutcracker Performance Agreement.

Annual Registration Day

Come to the MBC studio on Friday August 18th from 2:00 p.m. to 6:00 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

Wednesday, September 6th classes begin!

Columbus Day

We DO have classes.

MEA Weekend

October 19-20 classes WILL be head as usual. (Saturday Company Class and Rehearsal are CANCELLED)

Thanksgiving Break

Break will run Wednesday, November 22nd through Saturday, November 25th.
Classes resume on Monday, November 27th as usual.

Nutcracker Performance Weekend

Performances: Friday December 8th at 7pm

Performances: Saturday and Sunday December 9th and 10th at 1pm and 5pm both days

Holiday Break

Break will run Monday, December 11th through Monday, January 1st.
Classes resume on Tuesday the 2nd as usual.

MLK Day

We DO have classes.

Presidents Day

We DO have classes

Directors Choice Concert

The Performing Company Concert will be held on Saturday March 10th at 5pm. Performances are at West High School and tickets can be purchased in the Box Office or at the door for $9 each. MBC students each receive a FREE ticket.

Spring Break

Break runs Sunday, March 25th through Saturday, March 31st
Classes resume on Monday the 1st of April as usual.

Picture Week

Pictures will be taken during regularly scheduled class time during the week of April 23rd. 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 5, 2018. 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 7th. 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 18th.  Performances of Poppins will be held on May 19th and 20st 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.

July Summer Sessions

Ballet classes begin on Thursday July 6th.
Classes for all ballet levels will be held on Thursdays in July for 4 weeks. CLICK HERE for more info.

Tap classes begin on Tuesdays July 11th.
Classes for all Tap levels will be held on Tuesdays in July for 4 weeks. CLICK HERE for more info.

Summer Intensive Programs

The Junior Intensive Series will run Monday, Wednesday and Friday in June and August. Dancers in level 1B, 2A, 2B and 3A are encouraged to attend this program.  Dancers will get to experience ballet, tap, jazz, modern and other fun styles of dance.

The Senior Intensive Series will run Monday-Friday for one week in June, July and August. Dancers in levels 3B and higher are encouraged to attend this program. Dancers will get to experience ballet, tap, jazz, modern and other fun styles of dance.