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Miss our Spring Concert? We have you covered!

If you clicked this post you probably missed our 25th  Spring Concert. Don’t worry we have you covered! Here’s a quick little recap and the full performance video. Guest Artists Our guest artists were incredible! Artists included Francesca Martoccio from Colorado Ballet, Paunika Jones former dancer at Dance Theatre of Harlem, Ayla Wiesz Cyr Wheel […]

5 Things You Need To Know About South Miami’s Ballet Summer Intensive

Deciding on a summer intensive for your young dancer can be a daunting task! Some intensives can provide very little information regarding their class offering and class size, and these are important factors when deciding where your child will invest their time this summer.  After all, you want them to receive REAL dance training. If you […]

What will you see at our Spring Concert?

Every year Thomas Armour Youth Ballet (TAYB) presents a Spring Concert at New World School of the Arts. The tradition dates back 25 years and we are excited for this year’s lineup! While our name might make you think otherwise, the concert is not just ballet, but rather a combination of different dance genres and styles! […]

5 Facts You Didn’t Know About Going On Pointe!

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! #1 Pointe shoes are not like street shoes, you can’t just go in and ask for a size 7! Point shoes come in […]

Have you been backstage at the Nutcracker? Check this out.

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 […]