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2017 Nutcracker Auditions
Sunday, September 10th @ 2:00pm

2016-2017 School Calendar

October 8-10 – No Classes (Columbus Day)

October 28 – DANCE NOIR

November 11 – No Classes (Veteran’s Day)

November 12 – Clara’s Tea

November 14-19 – Parent’s Observation Week

November 23-27 – No Classes (Thanksgiving Break)

December 9 – Nutcracker School Show

December 9 – Nutcracker Performance 7:30pm

December 10 – Nutcracker Performance 2:00pm

December 12 – Holiday Break

January 3 – Classes Resume

January 16 – No Classes (MLK Day)

January 21 – Spring Costume Deposit Due

February 4 – Second Semester Tuition Balances Due

February 11 – Costume Balances Due

February 20-25 – No Classes (Winter Break)

March 20-25 – Parents Observation Week

April 10-17 – No Classes (Spring Break)

April 18 – Flower Sale Begins

April 22 – Spring Gala Production Fee Due

May 20 – Spring Gala Ads Due

May 27-29 – No Classes (Memorial Weekend)

June 17 – Spring Gala Performance

About Us

One of the jewels of our community is the Chautauqua Regional Youth Ballet – not only as the premier school for classical ballet training in our region, but also as a resource for our community through its quality ballet performances and its educational offerings.

Regional Impact

CRYB enriches the Jamestown and neighboring communities through a ballet repertoire that ranges from the works of the classical masters to today’s contemporary choreography. More than 3,000 individuals a year enjoy CRYB’s performances in the Chautauqua region.

Classical Training

At our new studio in downtown Jamestown the CRYB School provides the area’s finest classical ballet training to students of all ages.

Community Enrichment

CRYB educates the Jamestown community through Arts Education programs that foster creative exploration for children and Community Engagement programs that provides patrons with a deeper understand of dance.



Chautauqua Regional Youth Ballet is a proud member of Dance/USA, the national service organization for professional dance