MTYB is a civic, nonprofit dance company dedicated to providing exceptional dance training to the highly-motivated student. At MTYB, our goal is to offer programs that welcome diversity and ensure achievement by all students. Through our scholarship program, MTYB is able to make dance accessible to participants of all racial, cultural, or economic background.
MTYB is excited to offer community classes and performance opportunities for students in a nurturing, value-centered environment. Please visit our website to view our current schedule.
AUDITIONS MTYB holds yearly auditions for the serious dance student wishing to further his/her dance training. As a member of MTYB, dancers are required to be enrolled in a minimum number of dance classes per week at the studio of his/her choice. Rehearsals for MTYB will be scheduled outside of class time. MTYB will offer master classes and workshops throughout the year, as well as performance opportunities. Our goal is to supplement a student's current dance program by offering additional training and scholarships.
Students must be entering the 3rd grade and currently enrolled in ballet and jazz classes. Older 2nd graders with 3 or more years of dance training must have a teacher recommendation to be considered for audition.
All dancers must have at least one or more years of formal dance training.
Audition fee: $25.00 Saturday, May 19th 9:30 - 10:30 Dancers ages 8 - 12 years 11:00 - 12:30 Dancers ages 13 and older Video auditions will be accepted through May 31st. Please see details at middletennesseeyouthballet.org
Audition attire: Girls—any solid color leotard, ballet and pointe shoes (if applicable). Boys—black pants, white t-shirt, ballet shoes.