Children's Division Program

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The Central Pennsylvania Youth Ballet and Carlisle Arts Learning Center are partnering together to bring your child George Balanchine’s The Nutcracker® through dance, art and storytelling. Imaginations will come alive in this magical, one-week summer camp that will nurture love for both movement and make believe!

When: Monday, June 11 - Friday, June 15, 2018 | 9 a.m. - 12 p.m.
Where: Carlisle Arts Learning Center on June 11. CPYB Barn Studios June 12 - 15.
Cost: $185* per student.
Faculty: Taught by Rose Taylor, CPYB Children's Division Coordinator, and CALC staff
Dress Code: Students should wear comfortable clothing on Monday, June 12. For the remainder of week, students must be in CPYB Children's Division dress code.

*Includes one child’s ticket to the 2018/19 production of George Balanchine’s The Nutcracker® 


More summer program options in beginning ballet (for ages 6+)

5-Week Summer Beginning Ballet Program

August Course Beginning Ballet Program

The Central Pennsylvania Youth Ballet and Carlisle Arts Learning Center (CALC) are partnering together to bring your child the lively tale of "Hansel and Gretel" through dance, art and storytelling. Imaginations will come alive in this magical, one-week summer camp that will nurture love for both movement and make believe! Ideal for children ages 3 to 6. No prior dance experience necessary.

When: Monday, June 12 - Friday, June 16, 2017 | 9 a.m. - 12 p.m.
Where: Carlisle Arts Learning Center on June 12. CPYB Barn Studios June 13 - 16.
Cost: $180* per student.
Faculty: Taught by Rose Taylor, CPYB Children's Division Coordinator, and CALC staff
Dress Code: Students should wear comfortable clothing on Monday, June 12. For the remainder of week, students must be in CPYB Children's Division dress code.

*Includes one child’s ticket to the 2017/18 production of Alan Hineline’s Hansel and Gretel.

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