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Maple Conservatory of Dance Master Class Series

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Maple Conservatory of Dance Master Class Series presents New York City Ballet’s Katrina Killian and Darci Kistler. These classes are for Advanced Level Dancers ages 13 to 22. This Master Class is open to the surrounding dance community. Spaces are


Diamonds & Dance Gala 2014

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On Saturday, April 26, 2014, the Maple Youth Ballet will present our third annual Diamonds & Dance Gala. Hosted at Shady Canyon Golf Club in Irvine, the Gala will feature a wine bar, fabulous hors d’oeuvres, raffle and silent auction, and a special performance by the Maple Youth Ballet dancers. We are thrilled to announce that this year’s Gala Honorees are Ms. Jennifer Condas and Ms. Eve Kornyei.

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Come Dance with Us in Summer 2014

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The Maple Conservatory of Dance offers two summer intensive age-specific programs for male & female intermediate & advanced-level dancers.

Both summer programs will be taught by notable guest teachers and our world-class faculty using the same curriculum and teaching methods which


Charles Maple featured in Riviera Magazine

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When it comes to the arts, wielding true power goes beyond money and moxie. It means forging ahead while others doubt and stepping in when you’re most needed. Meet the Orange County players who are doing just that, and putting


Nutcracker Monday Evening Performance Added

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News Flash! Don’t miss the Ultimate Nutcracker Experience – an additional Monday Evening Performance has been added at 6:30 PM

A Magical Journey Where Dreams Come True!

At the beautiful & spacious Northwood Performing Arts Theatre in Irvine

Music by Peter Tchaikovsky
Choreography by


Irvine ballet company joins elite group

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The Irvine-based Maple Youth Ballet was recently admitted to Regional Dance America, joining an exclusive nationwide group of companies as its only Orange County member.

As a member, the company will perform at the annual festival and will have to


School of American Ballet’s Workshop for Young Dancers

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We welcome the School of American Ballet’s Workshop for Young Dancers to the Maple Conservatory from July 29 through August 2 and August 5 through August 9.

Please note that during this time, no morning open classes will take place. Our


Locals Dance in ‘Snow White’

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A lovely lightness of being imbues the delicately balanced pirouettes and promenades of ballerina Ali Willson as she skims across the floor during a recent rehearsal for Maple Youth Ballet’s “Snow White,” premiering this Saturday at Irvine Barclay Theatre.

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