MYB Announces New Artistic Director

MYB Announces New Artistic Director

Olivier Munoz will succeed Michelle Lees as Maryland Youth Ballet’s Artistic Director in 2019 “Michelle Lees has made an immeasurable contribution to the growth and success of MYB. Under Oliver Munoz’s leadership, we anticipate that MYB will continue to train and inspire the future stars of classical ballet. His extraordinary career both as a dancer and as an instructor in classical ballet will usher in another exciting chapter in the...

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Maryland Youth Ballet Receives Stamp of Approval from the NEA

Maryland Youth Ballet Receives Stamp of Approval from the NEA

Outreach Initiative for Disadvantaged Children Awarded Grant The National Endowment for the Arts (NEA) selected Maryland Youth Ballet (MYB) as one of the 1,195 organizations nationwide, to receive FY2017 funding. The NEA will award MYB $10,000 to support JumpStart; the outreach initiative that aims to increase the racial and ethnic diversity in ballet as well as give at-risk children in the community access to formal dance training. Competition...

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