Patricia Berrend, Director

Recipient “Outstanding Teacher Award”

Youth America Grand Prix, 2004

Official School of Olney Ballet Theatre

Mark Your Calendar:

January 26-31: Visitor's Week - Parents welcome to observe your child's class

Monday, February 16: President's Day - Centre Closed

February 13-15: Dancers competing in
YAGP in Pittsburgh, PA

March 16-21: Visitor's Week - Parents welcome to observe your child's class

April 3-11: Spring Break: Centre closed

May 22-25: Memorial Day weekend: no regular classes

May 23-24: Tentative date for end of year performance

May 30: Last day of classes for M&M and Prep for Ballet

June 6: Last day of classes

June 8-19 Interim classes for PP1 & PP2

Click here for a printable calendar.

Artistic Director Patricia Berrend and her students are featured in a story about the Youth Dance Festival of New Jersey in  Dance Studio Life.

Check out this interview with Artistic Director Patricia Berrend in Dance magazine.


Join us this summer!

Our Summer Intensive is excellent training for experienced dancers
and our themed Dance Camps in August are ideal for young dancers.

Summer Intensive

July 6 - July 24

Level: BDC Children's Level 2 equivalent to Pre-professional

Children's Dance Camp

Week 1: Aug 3 - 7: Theme to be announced

Week 2:  Aug 10 - 14: Swan Lake

For Ages 5 - 9

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