New York Theatre Ballet School announces its Children's Division Curriculum for the 20-21 School Year, running September 21, 2020 through June 12, 2021. Through the program, students receive world-class Cecchetti training from top industry instructors. "The safety of our students and staff is of utmost importance," said Diana Byer, founder and artistic director, New York Theatre Ballet School. "We are hopeful we can open the doors to our studio in September, but classes may resume online pending further stay at home orders. Alternatively, we may offer a combination of in-person and Zoom classes, as we are doing safely and successfully this summer." Students of NYTB School have appeared professionally on Broadway in the productions of The Lion King, School of Rock, Billy Elliott, and South Pacific, and with New York City Ballet, Carnegie Hall with The New York Pops, Signature Theatre, Manhattan Theatre Club, Metropolitan Opera House, Theatre for a New City, and Cherry Lane Theatre. For more information on tuition, attire, and how to register, email firstname.lastname@example.org or visit nytb.org/ballet-school-ny/2020-2021-information. NYTB School Curriculum September 21, 2020 - June 12, 2021 PRE-BALLET I (4-5 years old) Saturday 9:00-10:00am PRE-BALLET II (6-7 years old) Monday 4:00-5:00pm or Saturday 10:00-11:00am BALLET I (by audition or invitation) Tuesday 4:15-5:15pm Thursday 4:15-5:15pm BALLET II (by audition or invitation) Monday 5:00-6:30pm Friday 4:30-6:00pm BALLET III (by audition or invitation) Wednesday 4:30-6:00pm Saturday 12:30-2:00pm BALLET IV (by audition or invitation) Tuesday 5:15-6:45pm Thursday 5:15-6:45pm (Workshop) Saturday 11:00am-12:30pm YAD (by audition or invitation) Monday 6:30-8:00pm Wednesday 6:00-7:30pm Thursday 5:15-6:45pm (Workshop) Friday 6:00-7:30pm Saturday 2:00-3:30pm Saturday 3:30-4:30pm (Pointe) About New York Theatre Ballet School Founded in 1978 by Diana Byer, New York Theatre Ballet School is the official training ground of New York Theatre Ballet. The school teaches dance as a total art form, following the Cecchetti syllabus to develop dancers with strong technical skills and keen musicality, theatricality, gesture and style. Cecchetti dancers are known for their purity of line and simplicity of style. Qualified students are invited to perform with NYTB in ballets featuring roles for children. About New York Theatre Ballet New York Theatre Ballet was founded in 1978 by its artistic director, Diana Byer. " New York Theatre ballet confirms its status as an invaluable company," says Alastair Macaulay of The New York Times. NYTB has earned national acclaim for its restoration and revival of small masterworks by great choreographers and for its innovative hour-long ballets based on children's literature. NYTB tours family and adult programs both nationally and abroad. Its audiences know the Company for its theatrical expressiveness, high production quality, and intimate accessibility to every audience member. For more information, visit https://nytb.org/.