2016-2017 School Calendar

Calendar of Important Spring Semester Dates (April/May)

April 6 – Bucks for Ballet Drawing (Get your raffle tickets at the studio!)

April 10-17 – No Classes (Spring Break)

April 18 – Classes Resume

April 29 – Flower Sale Money Due

April 22 – Spring Gala Production Fee Due

May 20 – Spring Gala Ads Due (No Rehearsal)

May 27-29 – No Classes (Memorial Weekend)

June 14 – Last Day of Classes

June 17 – Spring Gala Performance

July 11 – Summerdance Begins

August 7-11 – Tutus, Tiaras & a Prince or Two

August 14-25 – Two Week Intensive

August 15 – CRYB performance at Chautauqua

September 10 – Nutcracker Auditions

September 11 – Fall Classes Begin

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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