Academy of Nevada Ballet Theatre Blog

Monday, March 11, 2019
Dear Academy Families, We hope you will join us for our Spring Observation Week, March 11-16. All classes will be open for family and friends to sit in and observe. Also be sure to pick up your Spring Concert Info Packet(s) at the front desk, which include all Spring Concert dates, times, and procedures. Please note that the first calendar date in the packet is March 23, and the first deadline is March 30, so pick your packet up asap so you don’t miss out! The spell-check lists are now ...
Tuesday, February 26, 2019
Join us on Saturday, March 2 at 11am for a free performance of Gwendolyn, the Graceful Pig! Well-known picture book author David Ira Rottenberg will be here to narrate a performance of his book, performed by Company Trainees from Nevada Ballet Theatre. The author will be available to sign copies of his books, and 30% of book sales will be donated to ANBT!
Friday, February 22, 2019
Dear Academy Families, While we understand that CCSD has cancelled classes due to morning bus and commute concerns, we anticipate that conditions will be vastly improved by the afternoon and our regularly scheduled ANBT classes will be in session. We look forward to seeing you and should you have any questions or concerns, please don’t hesitate to contact us. If you have any questions, please call the front desk at 702-243-2623. Shannon Cangey, Academy Coordinator Nevada Ballet Theatre ...
Thursday, February 21, 2019
Dear Academy Families, We have been informed that there is potential for freezing conditions this evening, therefore, any absences tonight will be excused. We have regular classes for those who deem it safe enough to travel. Please stay safe, whatever you choose to do. If you have any questions, please call the front desk at 702-243-2623. Shannon Cangey, Academy Coordinator Nevada Ballet Theatre 1651 Inner Circle Las Vegas, NV 89134
Thursday, February 21, 2019
Dear Academy Families, This email is a reminder that March tuition is now due. Please pay no later than Friday, March 1 to avoid a 10% late fee. Students whose tuition has not been paid by March 2 will not be allowed to take class. Academy News: • Gwendolyn, the Graceful Pig – Join us on Saturday, March 2 for a free performance of Gwendolyn, the Graceful Pig, read live by author David Ira Rottenberg and performed by NBT Trainees. The show starts at 11:00am, and the author will be sellin...
Tuesday, February 12, 2019
Dear Parent, We hope your child will join us for our upcoming field trip to see NBT’s Firebird at the Smith Center this weekend. See the front desk for an order form and permission slip. Students will meet at NBT at 5:30pm and return at approximately 10:00pm. The performance is this Saturday evening. It features Firebird, plus Raymonda Variations, Light Rain, and Crane/ing, a World Premiere by Nicolo Fonte with Full Orchestra featuring members of the Las Vegas Philharmonic. To participate, be...
Tuesday, February 12, 2019
Dear Academy Families, We hope you will join us at NBT tomorrow night, Wednesday, February 13, for our annual Spring Academy Showcase! The performance features the dancers who competed at YAGP this past weekend, as well as the ANBT Competition Team and additional Academy classes. Tickets are just $5 each and will be sold in the lobby beginning at 5:30pm. The show begins at 6:30pm. If you have any questions, please respond to this email or call the front desk at 702-243-2623. See you there! S...
Friday, January 25, 2019
Dear Academy Families, This email is a reminder that February tuition is due. Please pay no later than Friday, February 1 to avoid a 10% late fee. Students are not allowed to take class if tuition is not paid as of February 2. We are very happy to announce that we have a newly formed Parent Committee at the Academy of Nevada Ballet Theatre. We see this as a welcoming endeavor in an ongoing effort to improve communication between parents, students, faculty and staff. We could not be more pleas...
Thursday, January 17, 2019
Dear Academy Families, We hope you will join us on Saturday, February 9 for our annual Family Day! There will be activities for all ages! Family Day Activities: • My Heart Belongs to Daddy Class (or Mommy or Grandparent) – During the beginning of class, create a special Valentine’s Day photo frame, then bring your Dad (or family member) to class with you where you will take a photo and then take class together! At the end of class, take home your framed photo as a keepsake. Purch...
Tuesday, December 04, 2018
Adult Class Holiday Schedule Hello! Marcus’ Ballet schedule at ANBT will be as follows during the Holidays: Week of December 10: Regular Schedule (Mon-Fri 10:30am) Week of December 17: Regular Schedule Week of December 24: Classes only on Wed-Fri (December 26-28) Week of December 31: Classes only on Wed-Fri (Jan 2-4) Week of January 7: Regular Schedule Resumes Happy Holidays! Shannon Comments
Friday, November 30, 2018
Alice In Wonderland Audition Info (Please note that an additional date for the Pre-Audition Meeting has been added, in the blue section below, and the full rehearsal schedule has been added.)
Friday, November 30, 2018
Free Injury Prevention Lecture Dear Academy Families, We hope you will join us this Saturday, December 1 for the second free lecture in our Parent Education Series, Injury Prevention, with Pilates Master and UNLV Assistant Professor Dolly Kelepecz. The lecture is this Saturday, December 1 from 11:00am-11:45am. Parents and students are strongly encouraged to attend and learn about this important topic. Come with your questions! If you have any questions, please respond to this email or call...
Tuesday, October 30, 2018
For Ballet B1-C2 and Int/Adv Dance Levels Friday November 16th, 5:30pm-6:30pm. Free to ANBT Students Ballet B1 and up and ANBT Dance Levels Int/Adv.
Tuesday, October 30, 2018
Hello! Below is the final information for the Galleria Mall performance this Friday, November 9. The meeting place and call time are slightly different – please see the highlighted info below. If you have any problems Friday night, please contact Cindy Fox at 702-466-8741. Cindy will be there with Melissa for the event. I am also including information regarding an appearance opportunity at the Children’s Museum on Black Friday, November 23. We need students in costume to meet and greet...
Tuesday, October 30, 2018
Observation Week & Costume Ordering Dear Academy Families, Next week, November 5-10, is Observation Week! Don’t miss the chance to view your child’s classes! Also, the gift baskets featuring donations from our Academy families will be on display beginning next week, available by silent auction. They make great gifts! Also, next week is Costume Ordering Week (November 5-10). Be sure to bring your child with you to the Costume Ordering table in the lobby so you can have them ...