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Manhattan Youth Ballet

Manhattan Movement & Arts Center is the home of the pre-professional ballet academy Manhattan Youth Ballet.

About Us

Founded in 1994 as Studio Maestro by Rose Caiola, the Manhattan Youth Ballet uses a graded syllabus in the tradition of the great European ballet schools. Manhattan Youth Ballet offers world class training in a nurturing environment focused on discipline, precision and artistry, beginning at age 8. As a not-for-profit arts organization the Manhattan Youth Ballet also helps to inspire a love of dance through outreach in the New York City Public Schools.
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Rose Caiola, Executive Artistic Director

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MYB Alumni

  • American Ballet Theatre
  • New York City Ballet
  • Nederland Dans Theater
  • Ballet de Espana
  • San Francisco Ballet
  • Complexions