Summer 2021 Registration
This summer we invite dancers of all ages to register for one of our summer programs! Whether your dancer is just starting out, or polishing up for a professional career, our programs are well formatted to meet the needs of the individual and guaranteed to provide a positive and fun environment for growth!
Faculty: Valerie Mae Browne, Quimen Sanchez, Allan McCormick, Natasha Sheptalova, Allie Hutchins, Hiroko Kodaira, and Niccolo Orsolani!
Guest teachers include: DanceWithMaryNYC''s Mary Carpenter; former ABT Company Member Daniel Mantei; and former New York City Ballet soloist Antonio Carmena.
All auditions for trainee program will be held by appointment via Zoom. To arrange your audition, please email
Trainee Intensive (ages 15+)
July 14th- August 18th
5 days a week
(A weekly option is also available, email
to receive an exception)
This program includes technique, pointe, character, jazz, body-conditioning, variations, contemporary, and modern.
Level 2/3 Intensive (ages 10-15)
July 14th- August 18th
5 days a week
This program includes technique, pre-pointe/pointe, character, Jazz, body-conditioning, variations, contemporary, and modern.
Story Ballet Youth Camps (ages 3-9)
Camp #1: July 5th-July 9th
Camp #2: August 16th-August 20th
ages 3-5 930am-1230pm
ages 6-9 130pm-430pm
This program includes a daily technique class, story time, arts and crafts and more!
All Programs Will Be Available In-studio & Virtual!
There will be a maximum of 6 students per class, so in-person space is very limited. However, the program will also be offered virtually for those who wish to participate in that manner. We will adhere to all social distancing and health guidelines from local authorities regarding in-person classes, and will adjust accordingly should in-person classes not be permitted.
Please note that all in-studio classes are being held at 527 40th St, 2nd Floor Union City New Jersey 07087
We look forward to re-opening the NYC locations as soon as possible <3
Masks must be worn, and all social distancing and hand washing guidelines must be followed. Parents/visitors must drop off and pick up students downstairs to minimize the amount of people in the facility. Temperatures will be checked upon arrival. We do have spare masks should you need them.
Trainee Program $1,650
Level 2/3 Program $900
Story Ballet Youth Camp $150
Virtual Trainee $825
Virtual Level 2/3 $450
Virtual Story Ballet Youth Camp $75
Virtual Training Details
We have been so grateful to be able to continue teaching our students throughout the COVID pandemic. Our goal is to continue to evolve this new medium into the best interactive experience possible so that ALL of our students can meet us wherever they feel most comfortable. Thank you for being members of the ALB Family <3
A link will be sent to you 30 min before class begins. Please be sure to check your spam and make sure that your browser is the most recent version. Be sure to try refreshing the page and clearing your browsing history as a first troubleshooting step. If you are late, or should you not receive a link, please text 619.655.0056 ASAP so the administrator can admit you to the class. Students must wear proper uniform for Virtual lessons.
Student Phone Number
Emergency Contact Name
Emergency Contact Phone Number
If new to ALB, please list students previous dance training; where & how long.
How did you hear about us?
Virtual or In-Studio?
What program are you enrolling in?
Trainee Intensive July 14th- August 18th 10am-2pm Daily (by audition)
Level 2/3 Intensive July 14th- August 18th 3pm-6pm Daily (ages 10+)
Story Ballet Youth Camp #1: July 5th-July 9th (ages 3-5)
Story Ballet Youth Camp #1: July 5th-July 9th (ages 6-9)
Story Ballet Youth Camp #2: August 16th-August 20th (ages 3-5)
Story Ballet Youth Camp #2: August 16th-August 20th (ages 6-9)
Waiver and Releases
Please also see school policies below.
I acknowledge that there are risks associated with, arising out of and inherent to the activity of dance. I knowingly and voluntarily waive all right and/or cause of action of any kind, including any and all claims of negligence arising as a result of such activity from which liability could accrue to American Liberty Ballet, it's officers, agents, employees, instructors, subsidiaries, parent corporations and all affiliated entities (hereinafter collectively referred to as "ALB"). I knowingly assume full responsibility for all risks of physical injury arising out of active participation in dance of behalf of the participant. I release ALB of all liabilities associated with my and/or my child's attendance at ALB classes and events. I am aware that this is a release of liability and acknowledgement of my assumption of all risk. I have signed this document voluntarily in exchange for the privilege of participation. I also give ALB permission to use my/my child's picture and/or video in or on any form of advertisement and class archival footage for ALB classes and any events. If I am the participant's parent/guardian the participant has my permission to participate in ALB classes and events. I warrant the information provided on this form is complete and correct to the best of my knowledge. (Please type name and date below)
ALB Policies & Code of Conduct Agreement
Please read over the following school policies and sign on the next page.
Tuition & Late Fees
-Tuition is due at the time of enrollment
-Tuition will be prorated for students who register after the season begins.
-Tuition payments are non-refundable, non-transferable and refunds will not be given except in the case of students needing to transfer from In-studio to Virtual due to COVID-19. There are no refunds for missed classes, however make-up classes can be arranged with the office in any similar level and age group.
- Make all checks payable to "American Liberty Ballet”. Please write student(s) name on
- We do accept all major credit cards.
- Any student wishing to withdraw mid-semester is still responsible for the full semester’s tuition. Exceptions may be made by directors discretion.
- ALB is not responsible for keeping track of missed classes
• Students are expected to arrive to class on time. Those who arrive more than 15 min late for class must watch and
take notes on the class.
• Appropriate and respectful language and behavior is expected at all times in the studio and outside
of the studio, to their peers and teachers. Bad attitudes and/or behavior will not be tolerated and may
lead to disciplinary action and/or dismissal.
• Students are expected to attend all classes. Attendance will be taken and any student who has
multiple unexcused absences may not participate in performances, at ALB staff
• If a student is not dancing due to injury, lateness, etc. we encourage them to attend the class so that
they may watch and take notes.
• Students are required to wear their proper dance attire for every class. Hair must be secure in a tight
bun. Do not wear jewelry of any kind. Tiny ear studs are acceptable. Any student not dressed
appropriately will only be allowed to participate in class at the ALB teacher’s discretion.
• If your child is ill, or if your child has missed school due to being ill, we would appreciate if you kept
her/him home from class as to not spread germs to other students.
Schedule & Make-up Classes
• ALB follows the Union City Public Schools Holiday Schedule.
• There will be no classes if Union City Public Schools are closed due to inclement weather. Likewise,
there will be no afternoon classes if there is an early dismissal.
• Classes that have been cancelled due to inclement weather or other circumstances will be made up
at the end of the year.
• The class schedule and teachers are subject to change. ALB reserves the right
to cancel any class due to insufficient registration. Students will receive a full refund if the class is cancelled due to insufficient registration.
Pre-Primary: clothes the dancer feels comfortable moving in, ballet slippers recommended
Primary A-Primary C: pink tights, pink leotard, pink ballet slippers, pink ballet skirt, hair in a bun
Levels 1-3: black leotard, pink tights, pink ballet slippers, optional white or black skirt (center only), hair in a bun
Levels 4+: any colored leotard and skirt, pink tights, hair in a bun
Fitted clothes that the dancer can move in, barefoot.
Black leotard, black jazz pants, black split sole jazz shoes, hair neatly pulled back
Comfortable loose fitted clothing, and sneakers
Masks must be worn, and all social distancing and hand washing guidelines must be followed. Parents/visitors must drop off and pick up students downstairs to minimize the amount of people in the facility. Temperatures will be checked upon arrival. We do have spare masks should you need them. Classrooms are sanitized in between classes.
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