Girl Scouts Programs

PBT is partnering with the Girl Scouts of Western Pennsylvania to provide Girl Scout members and troops with exciting programs made just for you!

Girl Scout Patch Program

Girl Scout Groups are eligible to receive a special PBT Girl Scout patch by attending a matinee of one of our productions and participating in one additional education programs:

  • Backstage Tour includes an up-close-and-personal look at the PBT company dancers, an in-depth look at the backstage area and a short history of the beautiful Benedum Center
  • Dance the Nutcracker class at PBT Studios before the performance allows girls to take a basic ballet class and learn short sequences from the ballet (no dance experience necessary)
  • Family Pointe or Talks with Terry pre-performance discussion at the Benedum Center

Space is limited, so sign up early! To book your Girl Scout group for the Patch Program, please contact the Group Sales Department at 412-454-9101 or groupsales@pittsburghballet.org.


Ballet FUNdamentals I and Ballet FUNdamentals II for Girl Scouts

PBT proudly offers an in-studio Ballet FUNdamentals just for Girl Scouts in grades K-3! This one-hour class will feature an opportunity to meet and dance with a real ballerina from the Pittsburgh Ballet Theatre School, learn about the history of ballet and pointe shoes and hear a ballet-related story. A light, healthy snack will be offered after the class.

This program completes steps 1-4 in the Brownie “Dancer” badge process.

Stay tuned for dates for the 2014-15 school year!

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