Mass Ballet Ensemble


Dancers dressed like Degas "Little Dancer' pose in fourth position.

The Mass Ballet Ensemble is a group for dancers who want additional opportunities to perform! Each Ensemble member will focus on their own development as emerging individual artists, but also learn how integral each member in a cast is in supporting the overall experience. Dancers will also learn extra choreography of the Nutcracker as understudies, preparing for future opportunities to perform key roles. All leads in our Spring Ballet are chosen from the Mass Ballet Ensemble and Jr Ensemble. Ultimately, the Mass Ballet Ensemble gives young dancers a first hand experience into what it is like to participate in a performing ballet company.

The Mass Ballet Ensemble is a performance group of dancers in the pre-

The Mass Ballet Ensemble meets Tuesdays from 5:45-7:45

 Any student enrolled in a minimum of 3 ballet classes plus 1 jazz or modern class is eligible to enroll in the Performance Ensemble.

The Mass Ballet Junior Ensemble

The Junior Ensemble is comprised of dancers in school grade 6 (Ballet levels 4 and 5) and above, who will benefit from many of the same extra training and exposure to choreography and various dance styles as the Main Ensemble but at a more age appropriate pace.  Dancing with older dancers and learning the fine points of how ballet performances are designed and assembled, Junior Ensemble dancers will receive a special opportunity to train, be inspired, and perform at a higher level as developing young artists.

The Mass Ballet Junior Ensemble meets Tuesdays  from 5:45-6:45.

Any Ballet 4 & 5 student enrolled in a minimum of 2 ballet classes plus 1 non-ballet class (jazz, modern, contemporary, tap or hip hop) is eligible to enroll in the Jr. Performance Ensemble.