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The Estelle Dennis/Peabody Dance Training Program for Boys

The tuition-free Estelle Dennis/Peabody Dance Training Program for Boys, established in 2009, is a ground-breaking opportunity for selected boys who have potential and love to dance. Each May, June, and September, Peabody Dance holds auditions to select up to 25 exceptional boys — some with no or little previous training.

For more information, please contact Peabody Dance at 667-208-6648 or


Friday, September 9, 2016

Check In: 4:30 pm
Audition: 4:45-5:45 pm
Peabody's Downtown Dance Studios

Audition Flyer
Audition Information Sheet

Reserve your spot in the audition: or 667-208-6648


Artistic Leadership and Faculty

Melissa Stafford, Peabody Dance Director and Department Chair
Barbara Weisberger, Peabody Dance Artistic Advisor
Jon Martin, Peabody Dance Faculty
Paul Wegner, Peabody Dance Faculty


Boys' Program in the News

Boy Crazy: Five Strategies to Fill Your Program with MalesDance Teacher magazine

'Billy Elliot' resonates with boys in Peabody's Dance ProgramThe Baltimore Sun

"Mom! It's Ballet!"Johns Hopkins Magazine

Ballet SceneDance Studio Life

School BuzzDance Spirit

Boys at the barre—The JHU Gazette


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