Ballet Arts Academy students are taught from the Central Pennsylvania Youth Ballet curriculum. A proven curriculum developed by renowned Founder Marcia Dale Weary. The curriculum progresses students incrementally and prepares them for success in the dance world and beyond. Our teachers our trained in this curriculum which focuses on perfecting ballet technique, body placement, building physical strength, and developing artistry.
At Ballet Arts Academy we recognize the deep power of training, education and character. These values are immeasurable when producing the next generation of ballet artists, along with the next generation of citizens. Here, we seek not only to educate potential dancers, we seek to grow our student's character and life skills that will help them succeed both in the dance world and in life.
Professional Ballet Dancers who were trained using the CPYB curriculum:
Aran Bell - American Ballet Theater
Leta Biasucci - Pacific Northwest Ballet
Ashley Bouder - New York City Ballet
Finn Adams - Estonian National Ballet
Samantha Hope Galler - Miami City Ballet
Madison Keesler - San Francisco Ballet
Alexander McGowan - Stuttgart Ballet
Abi Stafford - New York City Ballet