Making Our Community Richer Through Educational Outreach

New This Year!

INCLUDE (Inspiring, with No Challenges or Limitations, the Universality of Dance Experiences)

Fall Session

October 7 - November 18
Ages 5-7: Saturdays, 9:00-9:45am - $42

Ages 8-11: Saturdays, 4:00-5:00pm - $56

The Session will culminate in an in-studio performance for Friends and Family on November 18th in the theme of The Nutcracker Suite


Enrollment opens September 1, 2017

After enrolling, please complete an Info/Registration form providing us with information about your child.

INCLUDE is a dance workshop for children ages 5-11 with special needs such as autism spectrum disorder and related disorders. Over the arc of five sessions INCLUDE will focus on bringing children with special needs joy through participating in a dance class designed specifically for them. Participants will demonstrate increased physical awareness, improved sensory processing and integration and new tools for verbal and nonverbal communication.

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INCLUDE in the News!


Educational Outreach Offerings

The Mid-Columbia Ballet (MCB) has an extensive elementary education outreach effort through the local schools that brings dance to children who may not have the opportunity to experience a live performing arts event in their community. We also offer a prgram for members of our Senior community.

Special Performance of The Nutcracker for area 5th grade students

The Ugly Duckling

The Science of Dance (Sponsored in part by Three Rivers Community Foundation)

INCLUDE (A program for children with special needs)

Dance Speaks (A program for Senior residence facilities)

Teacher Resources

Study Guides for The Nutcracker, The Ugly Duckling, and The Science of Dance are available for local educators.