Students, ages 13-22, are invited to join us for our advanced summer intensive. Students will take technique and pointe class, variations/repertoire class, character and conditioning each day. This level requires an audition, so please first register to attend either of our in-person auditions or register to submit an audition video. Each method of auditioning has a $30 fee, and the following photos are required: a headshot, a first arabesque on pointe, and a tendu a la seconde. Students will receive their results within two weeks. Once accepted and registered, students must adhere to the following dress code. Female students must wear a black leotard and black skirt purchased from the dress code store link, ballet pink tights, and ballet pink canvas ballet shoes. Black, heeled character shoes must also be purchased from the dress code store link. Male students must wear a white t-shirt, black tights, and a dance belt purchased from the dress code store link, white socks, and white canvas shoes. Black, slip-on jazz shoes must also be purchased from the dress code store link.
The first 1/3 of tuition will be due at registration, the second 1/3 will be due by March 15th, and the final installment will be due by May 15th.
Video Requirements: Videos must be linked to a viewable YouTube or Vimeo file and should be emailed to firstname.lastname@example.org. Female students should wear a black leotard, no skirt, pink tights, ballet shoes, and pointe shoes with hair in a bun. Male students should wear black tights, a white t-shirt, and either black shoes or white shoes with white socks. Hair should be out of the face. The video should be 10 minutes or less and must include:
Barre (exercises may be shown only on one side):
Rond de Jambe, Fondu, Frappe, Adagio, Grand Battement
Center (both sides, please):
Adagio, Tendu, Pirouettes, Petit Allegro, Grand Allegro
Pointe (both sides):
Echappe, Sissone simple with ballonne, Pirouettes, Traveling turns
Men’s Jumps (both sides and only if applicable):