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Nutcracker Rehearsal as Scheduled Tues., Dec. 12th

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To our Nutcracker Families – There will be rehearsal tonight at The Saratoga City Ballet Studios as scheduled at 5:00 pm. As with any weather situation, please use caution. If you are unable to attend, please contact Tina or Miranda. Please check the dates and times for all rehearsals this week.  Don’t forget that regularly scheduled classes are cancelled this week while we hold full rehearsals. Please be on time for all rehearsals! Dancers should arrive on Wednesday with hair and makeup done. If you have any questions please contact Tina...

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Class Schedule Changes: Week of Dec. 11-16

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Please review the following changes to the Saratoga City Ballet Class Schedule for the week of Monday, December 11-Saturday, December 16th. Because we will be utilizing the studios for Tech Week (Dec. 11-16),  and many of our dancers will be rehearsing in the evenings, there will be no required classes for students performing in the Nutcracker.  For those students not performing in the Nutcracker, the only classes that will be held are as follows: Monday 12/11: Creative Movement (combined class)  4:30-5:30 pm w/Leslie Kettlewell Monday...

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Saratoga City Ballet Gear is Here!

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Get your Saratoga City Ballet Gear! Celebrate your dancer with gear from Val’s this holiday season! Orders can be placed at: https://valswebstores.com/collections/saratoga-city-ballet Orders must be in before Sunday, December 3rd at 11:59 pm. Val’s will do their best to get us our gear before December 25th, but as with most things in life – no guarantee....

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Buy Your Nutcracker Tickets Today

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Buy Your Nutcracker Tickets: Saratoga City Ballet December 16th, 2017 come and celebrate the holidays with the whole family and join Saratoga City Ballet for a rhythm-filled evening of The Nutcracker: Sweet & Swingin’! The first production of its kind in the Capital Region, The Nutcracker: Sweet & Swingin’ is a fusion of Jazz, Tap, African & Ballet featuring live music by The Chuck Lamb/Ria Curley Quintet along with dancers Johnny Martinez & Diane Lachtrupp of Tango Fusion. Act I features the original compositions of Paul...

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Saratoga City Ballet Presents: The Nutcracker Sweet & Swingin’

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Celebrate the holidays with the whole family and join Saratoga City Ballet for a rhythm-filled evening of The Nutcracker: Sweet & Swingin’. The first production of its kind in the Capital Region, The Nutcracker: Sweet & Swingin’ is a fusion of Jazz, Tap, African & Ballet featuring live music by The Chuck Lamb/Ria Curley Quintet along with dancers Johnny Martinez & Diane Lachtrupp of Tango Fusion. Act I features the original compositions of Paul Arslanian and Duke Ellington, showcasing toe-tapping, dazzling numbers such as...

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Nutcracker Rehearsal Schedule

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Please see the Nutcracker Rehearsal Schedule for November and December below. (Download a printable PDF here.) You can page through the form using the page controls below. Print copies of the schedule can be picked up at the Saratoga City Ballet Studios. This schedule is subject to change – please make sure to check the Bulletin Board at the Studio for any changes.  Please contact us with any questions via email: Tina Baird (tfbtap@nycap.rr.com) & Miranda Danise (mdanise95@gmail.com). Thank you! Nutcracker Rehearsal Schedule Nov....

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Nutcracker 2017 Rehearsal Schedule – REVISED

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Congratulations to all our Nutcracker dancers!  Please see the REVISED Nutcracker 2017 Rehearsal Schedule below. (Click here for a printable PDF).  You can page through the form using the page controls below. Print copies of the schedule can be picked up at the Saratoga City Ballet Studios. This schedule is subject to change – please make sure to check the Bulletin Board at the Studio for any changes.  Please contact us with any questions via email: Tina Baird (tfbtap@nycap.rr.com) & Miranda Danise (mdanise95@gmail.com). Thank you!...

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Nutcracker 2017 Auditions

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2017 NUTCRACKER AUDITIONS ARE HERE! AUDITION INFORMATION: WHEN: SUNDAY, SEPTEMBER 17TH 12:30 – 2:00:  Ballet IV and Ballet V (bring pointe shoes) 2:30 – 3:30:  Ballet I, II, III ALTERNATIVE AUDITION DATE: FRIDAY. Sept. 22 from 7:30 to 8:30 pm (all levels) PERFORMANCE DATES: Sat., Dec. 16th, 2017 (2 performances) Saratoga Springs High School WHERE: Saratoga City Ballet Studios, 4295 Rte. 50, Saratoga Springs NOTE: All dancers who want to participate in the Nutcracker must audition during one of the time slots above. Rehearsals will take place...

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Saratoga City Ballet Fall Open House: Sat., Sept. 9th 12-2pm

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Saratoga City Ballet Announces Open House and Additional Instructors for Fall 2017 Registration is now open for Saratoga City Ballet’s Fall classes, featuring classes in beginning to advanced Ballet for ages 3-18, plus Adult Ballet, Jazz, Modern, Core and More. The school will be holding an Open House for all new and current students and families on Saturday, September 9th from 12 noon – 2pm, 4295 Route 50, Saratoga Springs, NY. Get information on classes, register and meet our instructors! We are also thrilled to announce four new...

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Register for SCB Master Class Series: Aug. 21-24

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Get back into those ballet shoes and join us for the SCB Master Class Series: Monday, August 21 through Thursday, August 24th from 6-8 pm! Open to intermediate and advanced dancers ages 12 and up, pointe optional. Registration is $25 per class by August 21, or $30 at the door. To register now, click here. This week features ballet classes taught by: Mon., 8/21 and Wed., 8/23: Marcus Rogers Marcus Rogers is the owner and Director of the Marcus Rogers Dance Company. At the age of 15 and 16 he won 2 Tremaine Dance Convention Scholarships in NYC...

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