2019 Summer Camp Dates and Information will be announced February 1, 2019.

August 6 – 17, 2018 – Irvine


This two-week program is designed for the pre-pointe and beginning pointe ballet student, ages 9 to 12, looking for serious training. The program builds strength for pointe, and prepares the student for advanced movement.

Curriculum: ballet technique, pre-pointe/beginning pointework, variation, contemporary, jazz and pilates

International Guest Faculty may include:

Christopher Powney, Artistic Director, The Royal Ballet School, UK

Larissa Saveliev, Founder and Artistic Director of Youth America Grand Prix

Gennadi Saveliev, Former Soloist, American Ballet Theatre and YAGP Co-Founder

Misha Tchoupakov, Internationally Renowned Dance Instructor and YAGP Resident Master Teacher

Guest faculty are subject to change without notice.

Audition Days and Times:

Saturday, February 10, 2018
Fountain Valley Studio – 9527 Garfield Avenue, Fountain Valley, CA 92708

9:00 am – 11:00 am: Ages 9-12 – no pointework required (Ballet 2 and up)

Audition Cost:

Online Pre-Registration:  $35 Registration Fee for non-Southland Ballet Academy students
Audition Day:  $30 Registration Fee for non-Southland Ballet Academy students (cash only and exact cash is preferred)

Registration Form:

Online Pre-Registration Form:  

Audition Day Registration Form:

Can’t Make The Audition Date?:

You must request an audition time in one of the SBA scheduled classes. Please e-mail us at southland@festivalballet.org with your preferred class time to be scheduled.

Audition videos are also 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 Monday, March 19, 2018.

2018 Tuition & Fees:

2 Weeks$1,200

Tuition Payment Schedule:

  • Installment Plan Price: $1,200 – Final payment due no later than May 1, 2018

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.


No Housing is available


Activity Fee: $90 – includes a student ticket to Gala of the Stars Performance, SBA summer t-shirt & dvd of Inspired Young Dancer Performance

Final Day Performance: 

Inspired Young Dancer Performance held Friday, August 17, 2018 at Segerstrom Center For The Arts

*Prices and information may be subject to change without notice