WELCOME

to Maryland's Bookmobile of Ballet!

It's Nutcracker Season!!!!

DANCING AT NON-TRADITIONAL VENUES

TEACHING SENIORS BALLET to IMPROVE MEMORY, WELL-BEING, HEALTH


MAKING HOUSE CALLS, NOT CURTAIN CALLS
Just as a bookmobile brings books to people everywhere, Ballet Mobile brings beautiful ballet to unconventional locations.
Ballet Mobile makes Ballet-to-Go a reality. An educational and charitable performing arts company,
it is on the road all the time.
Ballet Mobile brings joy, love, music, and beauty
to people wherever they live,
helping them "feel young again".

WHAT PEOPLE SAY ABOUT  BALLET MOBILE
 
Ballet Mobile's theaters are wherever people may live. No matter how small and non-traditional the space may be, Ballet Mobile will transform it. Audiences say it best.
 
December 10, 2017 - Annapolis Sunrise - Nutcracker - "Now I can die. With this beauty inside me, I am ready." "I will look forward to your next visit and look at my flowers everyday until then." "I could see the love you have for us." "You brought a miracle here today."

December 9, 2017 - Brightview Towson - Nutcracker - "This was a deeply spiritual experience for me." "I have not felt this inspired in many years." "You've left me with much to think about. I will reflect on this for days to come." "It was as if the words, the music, and the dancing spoke directly to my heart."

December 3, 2017 - Heartlands Ellicott City - Nutcracker - "DYNAMITE with TWO exclamation points!!" "This made me feel great comfort. It was so uplifting." "I was blown away." "I was grinning from ear to ear as I watched."

December 2, 2017 - Brightview Severna Park - Nutcracker - "I've been going through a hard time. This made me happy, and I'm so grateful to you." "Today brought back happy memories of my wife." "You brought the holiday spirit here to stay."

November 26, 2017 - Heartlands Severna Park - Thanksgiving Nutcracker - "You put us all in such a good mood. I feel so good." "I don't see how this could get any better." "You make us feel younger and alive." "It's hard to explain, but I feel like myself again." "You woke up my soul today."

November 25, 2017 - Forest Hill Heights - Thanksgiving Nutcracker - "I dreamed of this for weeks, and it was so much better than I had even hoped! I won't sleep tonight because I will be seeing all the colors and beauty and music and dancing." "Tonight will get me through the holidays."

November 22, 2017 - Frederick Villa - Thanksgiving Nutcracker - "What you do is so good for all of us - for the patients and staff alike. We need this. We need you." "You bring us courage and hope." "You have made this the happiest Thanksgiving of my life."

November 19, 2017 - Selborne - Thanksgiving Nutcracker - "You touched my heart today. I will never forget." "I enjoyed this Nutcracker more than the ones I used to see in NYC. It was warm and intimate, with the dancers so close and the music so beautiful. What a difference." "I have seen many Nutcrackers, but today I could understand and appreciate everything - and when I danced with my flower, I was truly dancing with all of you." "This was Heaven. In Heaven there will be music and dancing just like this."

November 18, 2017 - Brightview South River - Thanksgiving Nutcracker - "I will think of this tonight, tomorrow, next week, and forever - and it will always bring a smile to my heart." "What a Thanksgiving treat. We are thankful for you!" "You brought such happiness to all of us today." "I was right up there with you all - remembering, loving it, and living it again."

Our Community page has more.
Ballet Mobile brings up-close-and-personal experiences with pointe shoes, ports de bras, and tutus...
There is a great sense of energy and community in Ballet Mobile's house calls. Everyone dances! 

EXPERIENCE THE TRANSFORMATION

 

Ballet Mobile combines, music, movement, and mental imagery in ways that touch the heart and lift the spirits. The house call Schedule is dynamic. Feel the joy through the Gallery.

We combine movement, music, and mental imagery in ways that touch the heart and lift the spirits.

SPECIAL BALLET CLASSES FOR SENIORS

WHERE THEY LIVE

Ballet Mobile is proud of its Ballet for Senior Wellness Program at Weinberg Village. Bringing ballet classes to seniors in the community, the tailored program specializes in improving seniors' cognitive and physical abilities. Weekly classes boost memory capabilities, stamina, energy, balance, coordination, well-being,  spatial awareness, and more. If you would like to start a program like this, contact Ballet Mobile.

Take a look at a class in action.

Read about the senior program.

DANCING JOY AND HOPE THROUGHOUT MARYLAND

THE BOOKMOBILE OF DANCE

REALLY GOOD, REAL BALLET

 

FEEL THE MAGIC

Taking ballet out of a dark theater and bringing it to people who otherwise might not experience it.

 WHERE BALLET MOBILE HAS BEEN 

 

Everyone in Ballet Mobile has one goal: to help people feel happier. Ballet Mobile has made many house calls since its June, 2010 founding. 


Community Centers, Schools, Libraries,  Events

Arbutus Senior Center, Atholton High School, Essex Public Library, Hammond Middle School, Howard County WOMENFEST, Howard County's 50+ Expo, The Bain Center, Elkridge Senior Center, Girl Scout Badge Events, Glenwood Community Center, Longwood Senior Center, Mideastern Symposium on Therapeutic Recreation, North Laurel 50+ Center, O'Malley Senior Center, Patuxent Valley Middle School, Randallstown Public Library, Veterans Elementary School, Waldorf Senior Center, Woodlawn Public Library

 

Nursing Centers, Adult Special Services, Hospitals

Center Adventist Rehab, Brinton Woods Arlington West, Brooke Grove Nursing Center, Children's Inn at NIH; Easter Seals Windsor Mill, Encore Turf Valley, Forest Haven, Frederick Villa, Gallagher Center, Holly Hill Towson, Levindale Hebrew Geriatric, Mercy Villa Convent, North Arundel Health and Rehab, Sanctuary Holy Cross, Side by Side Laurel, Sidney Kimmel Center at Johns Hopkins, Springfield Hospital Center, Villa Mercy Convent

 

Assisted Living Centers

Autumn Bel Air, Brighton Gardens Columbia; Brightviews of Rolling Mills, Severna Park, South River,Towson and White Marsh, Brookdale Potomac, Brooke Grove, Buckingham's Choice, Edenwald, Emeritus Pikesville, Fairhaven Sykesville, Forest Hill Heights, Harmony Hall Columbia, Heartlands of Ellicott City and Severna Park, Homecrest Silver Spring, Lighthouse Ellicott City, Loriens of Bel Air and Columbia, Maples Towson, Morningsides of Ellicott City, Friendship, Laurel, and St. Charles, Oaks Four Corners, Pickersgill, Shangri La, Somerford Place, Sisters of Notre Dame Villa Julie, Spring Arbor Severna Park, Springhouse Pikesville, Springwell, Sunrises of Annapolis, Columbia, Pikesville, and Silver Spring, Symphony Manor Roland Park, Vantage House


Senior Independent Residences

Selborne Ellicott City, Weinberg Village Owings Mills