Entries by taybballet

The Thomas Armour Youth Ballet’s Nutcracker By Guillermo Perez, Artburst

The December holidays are approaching and along with them, as sure as thicker waists and thinner wallets, The Nutcracker. Big-scaled or modest, all local or propped up by imported talent, there’s a production of America’s most popular ballet to suit any taste. But please don’t take the predictable assortment for granted or chuckle too readily […]

Shuffles and Chassés, Article By Ballet Scene

Tap meets ballet at TAYB, and the results are anything but mixed by Ryan P. Casey You wouldn’t expect to find tap among the offerings at Thomas Armour Youth Ballet, a Miami studio rooted in ballet since 1951. But today this classical ballet school, formerly called The Miami Conservatory, encouraged students ages 7 and up to […]

A Letter From TAYB Alumnus & Harvard Student Javier Aranzales

To the donors/supporters of the Thomas Armour Youth Ballet, I have just completed my freshman year at Harvard University, an experience and opportunity that takes my breath away every time I think about it and one that I firmly believe would not have been possible without the support from the Thomas Armour Youth Ballet, which […]