2900 Liberty Ave, Pittsburgh, PA 15201

Pittsburgh Ballet Theatre (PBT)

Pittsburgh Ballet Theatre School

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PBT School, the official training institution of Pittsburgh Ballet Theatre, is recognized as one of the nation’s finest schools for dance education and training. Under the leadership of Co-directors Marjorie Grundvig and Dennis Marshall and PBT Artistic Director, PBT School cultivates the next generation of professional dancers and provide a diverse, classically based curriculum to more than 1,500 students of all ages. While students grow in their technique and artistry, PBT School works to instill long-term appreciation for the art of ballet and the values it embodies.

Location: In-Person ( PA )

Intensive Summer Program

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"At this time, we are planning for an in person intensive at our studios with limited class sizes, however depending on CDC guidelines and State mandates the program may transition to a hybrid or virtual program.

Pre-professional ballet students from across the country and abroad will converge for an immersive five-week training program led by PBT School faculty, PBT artistic leaders and high-profile guest instructors. Students will gain experience in both classroom and rehearsal settings." - PBT


Ballet technique, pointe, variations, men’s class, pas de deux, variations, modern, jazz, character, repertoire and Pilates.


Monday - Saturday

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Supervised dormitory housing is available for students at our dormitory partner, Chatham University. Housing includes room, meal plan, laundry, and daily transportation to and from PBT Studios for classes. Housing is limited and awarded on a first-come basis to enrolled students upon receipt of a $500 non-refundable housing deposit.

*Students 21 years and older must find alternative housing.

Sessions (2)

  • Name Dates Ages Tuition

    Intensive Summer Program

    6/28 to 7/31

    1 to 25


  • Name Dates Ages Tuition

    5 Week

    6/28 to 7/31

    8 to 25


Auditions (0)