Teachers Workshop

2019 Teachers Workshop: August 11-16

Registration is now full. Please click below to be added to the wait list or email info@cpyb.org. Include your name, phone and/or email, and current/most recent teaching experience (name of school, age of students taught and dates of employment).


The CPYB Teachers Workshop provides a distinctive learning environment to study the proven Teaching Syllabus© developed by Marcia Dale Weary, one of the nation’s foremost instructors of classical ballet.

The workshop is led by  Artistic Director and alumna Darla Hoover. Daily observation of classes and interactive seminars encourage instructors from around the world to exchange ideas and share effective teaching methodologies. CPYB Teachers Workshop focuses on teaching beginning through intermediate levels of ballet. 

Sunday, August 11-Friday, August 16, 2019

CPYB Warehouse Studios | Carlisle, PA

Application fee: $85

2019 Tuition: 

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 Tuition Rate*


  April 1  April 15  $1,000
  May 1  May 15  $1,100
  June 1  June 15  $1,200

*These totals include a $300 non-refundable deposit. Please click HERE for the CPYB Refund Policy.

Lodging is available at the nearby Comfort Suites hotel located at 10 South Hanover Street in Carlisle. The Comfort Suites is the exclusive provider of hotel accommodations in Carlisle for CPYB programs and is located in downtown Carlisle within one walkable mile to the studios. For reservations please call 717.960.1000 or 1.800.704.1188. To receive the CPYB block rate, be sure to make your reservations by July 2 and mention code "CPYBP."

The following is a typical daily schedule:

9:00 - 10:00 a.m.               Beginner classes
10:00 - 11:30 a.m.             Intermediate classes
11:30 a.m. - 1:00 p.m.     Advanced classes (optional)
1:00 - 2:00 p.m.                  Lunch 

Interactive Sessions: Syllabus
2:00 - 5:00 p.m.                 Hands-on sessions in the studio with Ms. Weary, Ms. Hoover
                                                and CPYB faculty members.
5:00 - 5:30 p.m.                 Break

Evening Sessions*
5:30–7:00 p.m.                Evening sessions on various subjects such as
                                              choreography for beginning students, pas de deux
                                              for beginners, and more.

*Please note those evening sessions are held on Monday, Tuesday, and Thursday. 

Questions? Please contact us at 717.245.1190 or info@cpyb.org.

Teaching Syllabus © 2003 Central Pennsylvania Youth Ballet

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