Designed for male and female dancers, ages 11 to 20, Southland Ballet’s Summer Intensive is dedicated to excellence in training the aspiring professional dancer. During this extensive program, students, divided into professional, advanced and intermediate levels, are offered the rare opportunity to benefit under the guidance and expertise of internationally known Ballet Masters.
Curriculum: ballet technique, pointe, variations, contemporary, jazz, pilates and pas de deux.
2017 Summer Intensive Faculty:
Christopher Powney, Artistic Director, The Royal Ballet School, UK
Larissa Saveliev, Founder and Artistic Director of Youth America Grand Prix
Gennadi Saveliev, Co-Founder, YAGP and Former Soloist, American Ballet Theatre
Tadeusz Matacz, Director John Cranko School (Stuttgart Ballet)
More faculty to be announced.
Guest faculty are subject to change without notice.
Audition videos are accepted. Click here for video audition requirements. A registration form and $25 registration fee are required along with the video. Deadline for video submission is the end of March 2017. Click here for the registration form.
2017 Tuition & Fees:
Tuition Payment Schedule:
- $1,700 – Final payment due no later than May 1, 2017
Tuition is non-refundable and non-transferable. In cases of withdrawal for severe illness or injury that is documented by a physician, a partial refund may be given on a case by case basis.
Scholarships available for advanced male dancers, ages 15 and up.
Housing is available from August 6-August 19, 2017. The housing fee includes:
- $2,100: Housing fee for the two-week program. 50% due by March 17, 2017 with final payment due no later than May 1, 2017
Fun activities are planned for the group and dancers choose which level they would like to participate:
- Premium Activity Fee: $250 – includes a ticket to Disneyland for Saturday, August 12th, Welcome the Stars yacht dinner on Thursday, August 17th, a student ticket to Gala of the Stars at Segerstrom Center for the Arts, SBA summer t-shirt & dvd of Inspired Young Dancer Performance
- Upgraded Activity Fee: $150 – includes Welcome the Stars yacht dinner on Thursday, August 17th, a student ticket to Gala of the Stars at Segerstrom Center for the Arts, SBA summer t-shirt & dvd of Inspired Young Dancer Performance
- Basic Activity Fee: $85 – includes a student ticket to Gala of the Stars at Segerstrom Center for the Arts, SBA summer t-shirt & dvd of Inspired Young Dancer Performance
Final Day Performance:
Inspired Young Dancer Performance held Friday, August 18, 2017 at Renée and Henry Segerstrom Concert Hall
*Prices and information may be subject to change without notice