Classical Ballet Theatre | Ballet and Contemporary Dance Classes | Reston/Herndon/Northern Virignia and Greater D.C. Area Founder•Artistic Director•Executive Director | Cynthia Donavin 320 Victory Drive, Herndon,VA 20170 • (703) 471-0750 • info@cbtnva.org

Classes Begin
Sept 6, 2016

Nutcracker Casting Call and Parent Meeting
Sept 17, 2016

Petworth Dance DC Performance
Sept 24, 2016 @ 6pm

Loudon International Festival
Sept 25, 2016

Ballet Theatre Youth Ensemble Showcase
November 4, 2016

Nutcracker Excerpts at Herndon Library Outreach
November 5, 2016

Nutcracker Outreach Performances @ 10, 1 & 3
November 17, 2016

Children's Series: Nutcracker @ 12, 2 & 4
November 19-20, 2016

Nutcracker Performances - NOVA
November 26-27, 2016

Donor & Volunteer Thank You! @ 7:30
December 17, 2016

Ballet Theatre Youth Ensemble Showcase
January 6, 2017

YAGP Presentation @ CBT
January 7, 2017

Ballet Theatre Youth Ensemble Showcase
February 3, 2017

Ballet Theatre Youth Ensemble Showcase
March 3, 2017

An Evening with Classical Ballet Theatre @RCC
April 8, 2017 @ 7:30p

Children's Series: Swan Lake @ 12, 2 & 4
May 6-7, 2017

Public Exam Presentation @ 12, 2 & 4
June 3, 2017

Last Day of Class
June 17, 2017

Summer Intensive Begins
June 26, 2017

CBT follows Fairfax County Public School closings for inclement weather.
link to FCPS

2014-15 Upper Division Academy Program

  1. upper division:
  2. class schedule
  3. dress code

Upper Division Academy Program – Ages 12 and up

Classical Ballet Theatre's Upper Division curriculum puts deliberate emphasis on pre-professional achievement with a graded program and syllabus that provides a strong foundation for those students who wish to pursue a career in dance. The Upper Division syllabus includes classes in classical and contemporary/modern technique, pointe, and variation Company members will also receive Master Class opportunities with esteemed faculty from Professional Companies around the country.

2014-15 Upper Division Class Schedule

All class schedules are subject to change (last updated 6/2014)

Upper Division Tuition allows the student to take unlimited classes including Adult Drop-In classes. Listed in bold below are the requirements for each level. To meet the competitive standards of the industry, Level 6 & 7 dancers should take the additional classes listed for Wednesdays, Thursday, and Fridays.

Level 4

Tuition: $3900 (Tuition covers unlimited classes. Required classes are below)

Tuesday 6:00 - 7:30 pm Technique + pointe
  7:30 - 8:30 pm Lower Devision Modern
Wednesday 6:00 - 7:30 pm Technique + pointe
Thursday 6:00 - 8:15 pm Technique + Remedial Pointe
Friday 6:00 - 8:15 pm Technique + Remedial Pointe
Saturday 9:00 - 10:30 am Junior Company

Level 5

Tuition: $4200 (Tuition covers unlimited classes. Required classes are below)

Monday 4:30 - 6:00 pm Upper Division Modern
  6:00 - 7:30 pm Technique + Pointe
Wednesday 4:30 - 6:00 pm Technique + Pointe
  6:00 - 7:30 pm (Additional Class) Pointe
Thursday 4:30 - 6:00 pm Technique + pointe
  6:00 - 7:30 pm (Additional Class) Pointe
Friday 4:30 - 6:00 pm Technique + pointe
  6:00 - 7:30 pm (Additional Class) Pointe
Saturday 10:30 am - 12:00 pm Upper Division Modern
  12:00 - 1:30 pm Senior Company

Level 6

Tuition: $4200 (Tuition covers unlimited classes. Required classes are below)

Monday 3:00 - 4:30 pm Technique + Pointe
  4:30 - 6:00 pm Upper Division Modern
Wednesday 3:00 - 4:30 pm Technique + Pointe
  4:30 - 6:00 pm (Additional Class) Pointe
Thursday 3:00 - 4:30 pm Technique + pointe
  4:30 - 6:00 pm(Additional Class) Pointe
Friday 3:00 - 4:30 pm Technique + pointe
  4:30 - 6:00 pm (Additional Class) Pointe
Saturday 10:30 am - 12:00 pm Upper Division Modern
  12:00 - 1:30 pm Senior Company

Level 7

This level is exclusively for dancers with the goal, ability, passion and drive to train for a professional career.

Tuition: $4200 (Tuition covers unlimited classes. Required classes are below)

Monday 4:30 - 6:00 pm Upper Division Modern
Tuesday 3:00 - 4:30 pm Technique + Pointe
Wednesday 3:00 - 4:30 pm Technique + Pointe
  4:30 - 6:00 pm (Additional Class) Pointe
Thursday 3:00 - 4:30 pm Technique + pointe
  4:30 - 6:00 pm(Additional Class) Pointe
Friday 3:00 - 4:30 pm Technique + pointe
  4:30 - 6:00 pm (Additional Class) Pointe
Saturday 10:30 am - 12:00 pm Upper Division Modern
  12:00 - 1:30 pm Senior Company

Uniform and Dress Code

Level 4 & 5

Ladies: Natalie N8041 Navy leotard for class, Motionware 2516/483 leotard for Jr. Company or Mirella M2028LD Garnet leotard for Sr. Company, Capezio 1816 ballet pink tights, Pink leather ballet shoes.

Level 6 & 7

Ladies: Mirella M2028LD Black leotard for class & Garnet for Sr. Company, Capezio 1816 ballet pink tights, Pink leather ballet shoes.

Hair must be pulled up in a sleek bun, short hair must be pulled back neatly off the face, no jewelry, no finger nail polish

Gents All Levels:

M Stevens 1441 White dance shirt, Capezio or M Stevens black tights, dance brief, black web belt, Black leather ballet shoes. Hair cut neatly off the face.