July 31-August 10, 2023


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


SBA Resident Faculty

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

Misha Tchoupakov, Internationally Renowned Dance Instructor

Guest faculty are subject to change without notice.


To schedule an in-person audition, please email

Audition videos are accepted.

Video Audition Cost: $40
Video Requirements & Submission: Click here
Deadline for video submission is Saturday, April 22, 2023.

2023 Tuition & Fees

Junior Summer Intensive – $1,300

Junior Intensive Activities Fees:

  • Price: $150 – includes a ticket to watch the Gala of the Stars on August 9th, Southland Ballet Academy Summer Intensive t-shirt and a digital download of the student performances only at the Gala

More Information Coming Soon.

*Prices and information may be subject to change without notice