Ever wonder what it’s like for ballerina’s to go on pointe? Here are five facts about getting those beautiful satin shoes and what it takes to glide across the stage in them! Pointe shoes are not like street shoes, you can’t just go in and ask for a size 7! Point shoes come in a […]
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To get everyone through post Nutcracker blues, we decided to give you a peek into the backstage magic of our favorite annual tradition and share few facts that you may not know about! TAYB’s Nutcracker is the longest running and most diverse production of the Nutcracker in Miami. TAYB welcomes over 10,000 school children every […]
It was an event to remember filled with tap dancing, prizes, smiles, and fun! The Thomas Armour Youth Ballet Tap Team got to attend their first tap festival. The event is called the So-Flo Tap Festival and it is held in Lake Worth, Florida. The festival is produced by the studio owner of That’s Dancing, […]
They came, they saw, they danced. Another summer camp season has passed, leaving behind a plethora of memories and once-in-a-lifetime experiences. We welcomed over 250 campers across our four outreach sites this past summer and for the first time ever offered music, art, spoken word and cooking classes! Of course, with 8 hour days, the kids […]
Monica Delgado has been a student with us since she was eleven years old and we are so incredibly proud of how much she have grown as a dancer. Monica competed in the World Ballet Competition in Orlando, Florida this year and this is what she had to say about her experience…… The World Ballet […]
New year new classes…. We know you are all excited to sign up so we won’t keep you waiting! TAP CLASSES We are bringing new classes this school year, beginning with Tap. Classes start at 5 years of age all the way to advanced tappers. Students in the intermediate and advanced classes will have the […]
Every year our youth ballet presents a spring concert with excerpts from classical ballets, modern pieces, tap pieces performed by our Tap Team and original work performed by TAYB Alumni. This year we are giving everyone the opportunity to watch the performance on YouTube and hope you will join us for next year’s spring concert!
It was a time where students, parents and staff, worked together on a community project, in a way that was different for ever yone. We worked on creating a “sawdust alfombra” meaning a carpet made from sawdust. In several countries, this is an Easter tradition as communities would work together to create a colorful display […]
Mya Wright is a shining example of the adage that it takes a village to raise a child. In Mya’s case, that village is Ransom Everglades School, Where the 17-year-old graduated on Friday after seven years marked both by tragedy and by her determination to succeed no matter what. Read more…
Esta primera semana de diciembre comienza a presentarse en todo Estados Unidos el espectáculo favorito de niños y mayores de la época navideña, El Cascanueces. Read more…