August 5 – 16, 2019 – Fountain Valley


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

Class Schedule: Intensive Classes are held Monday-Friday from 9:00 am to 2:00 pm (These times may vary depending on the daily schedule)

International Guest Faculty may include

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

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

SBA Resident Faculty

Guest faculty are subject to change without notice.


Audition Days and Times

Saturday, March 2, 2019
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:  $35 Registration Fee for non-Southland Ballet Academy students (cash only and exact cash is preferred)

Registration Form

Online Pre-Registration Form:  Click here to register online

Audition Day Registration Form: Click here to download

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 18, 2019.

2019 Tuition & Fees

2 Weeks$1,200

Tuition Payment Schedule

  • Installment Plan Price: $1,200 – Final payment due no later than May 1, 2019. 50% due by March 15, 2019 with final payment due no later than May 1, 2019

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: $100 – 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 16, 2019

2018 Junior Intensive Information

*Prices and information may be subject to change without notice