Ballet Theatre of Maryland
Ballet Theatre of Maryland is the state's largest professional classical ballet company. They have embraced an American style of dancing, infused with both the formal classicism of the Italian, French, and Russian schools and also with America's "melting pot" of cultural diversity.
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Residency Info Residency DescriptionBallet Theatre of Maryland's assembly program, "An American Journey Through Classical Dance" (Grades K-8) shows how American diversity has evolved classical ballet. Students will analyze similarities and differences in steps and movement styles from various cultures and how they can be expressed through classical dance. They will explore dances of various subcultures and time periods in American history such as Hispanic, African-American, and Native American. "Medieval Fair" (Grades 1-8) is another assembly program that introduces students to traditional medieval entertainment. They will participate in simulated stage combat, dance, and customs of the time.
Booking Contact Info Booking Contact OrganizationYoung Audiences of Maryland Address
2600 North Howard Street, Suite 1300
Baltimore, MD 21218