August 1-12, 2022 – Fountain Valley

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, character, pilates and pas de deux.

2022 Summer Intensive Faculty

Christopher Powney

Artistic Director of 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


Misha Tchoupakov

Internationally Renowned Dance Instructor and YAGP Resident Master Teacher


Alex Kalinin

Master Character Teacher

Renee Kester

Master Contemporary Teacher


Zak Schlegel

Master Contemporary Teacher

Marina Saladino

Master Ballet Conditioning Teacher

More Faculty to be announced.
International Guest Faculty have confirmed unless travel restrictions are extended.
Guest faculty are subject to change without notice.


Please email to schedule an in-person audition.

Audition videos are accepted.

Video Audition Application, Requirements & Submission: Click here
Video Audition Fee:$35 registration fee
Deadline for video submission is Saturday, July 2, 2022.

2022 Tuition & Fees:

2 Weeks$2,300

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.


More Information Coming Soon.


SBA has a selected number of rooms reserved at the following hotel from the dates of Sunday, July 31, 2022 to Saturday, August 13, 2022. 

If you are interested in transferring one of these reservations to your name, please contact the front office at

Sonesta Select Huntington Beach Fountain Valley
9950 Slater Road, Fountain Valley, 92708

  • King Deluxe Room – Daily Rate of $141, plus applicable taxes
  • Two Queen Deluxe Room – Daily Rate of $156, plus applicable taxes
*Prices and information may be subject to change without notice

Private Coaching:

Private coaching can be arranged with Summer Intensive faculty, and studio space will be available for rental. Availability of guest faculty is not guaranteed.