Summer 2018

Ballet Intensive (Intermediate-Advanced)
Create a Ballet Workshop (Beginner-Intermediate)
Fairy Tale Ballet Workshop (Beginner)

Ballet Intensive

Intermediate and Advanced Workshop July 2 – July 27  2018, 9:30am – 4pm
BPB Academy Levels VII – X
$1350 — Four Week Workshop (M-F) | $500 — Weekly (as space permits)
(Day off- July 4th)
Classes Include: Ballet, Pointe or Pre-Pointe, Variations, Partnering with weekly classes in Modern, Jazz, Tap, and rehearsals for the showcase performance.

A summer intensive training program in classical ballet with a comprehensive curriculum designed for serious ballet students. This workshop culminates our Showcase Performance at our BPB studios on July 27 at 7:00pm.

Guest Teachers, Wilhelmina Frankfurt  and Steve Caras (former dancers with NYCB) will host a George Balanchine™ workshop, teaching technique classes and Balanchine repertoire during the final week July 23- July 27.

Dancers aged 16 to 22 attending this workshop will be considered for BPB Trainee positions for the 2018/2019 Season.

Create a Ballet Workshop

Beginning – Intermediate Workshop June 11 to June 22, 2018 9:30am – 12:00pm
BPB Academy Levels IV – VII | Ages 7 years and older
$345 – Two Week Workshop (M-F)
Classes Include: Ballet, Tap, Modern, Jazz, Choreography

Dancers take two classes daily and learn choreography basics as they develop a theme or story into their very own ballet production. This is a wonderful opportunity for dancers to see how much fun ballet and ballet making can be… costumes, choreography, and creativity at its best! The workshop concludes with a performance of the original ballet masterpiece.

Fairy Tale Ballet Workshops

Ballet Palm Beach Academy Levels Pre I – IV | Ages 3 – 7 years old
$175 per One Week Workshop (M-F)
Workshop 1: The Sleeping Beauty Workshop • June 11 – June 15, 2018, 9:30am – 12:00pm
Workshop 2: Swan Queen Workshop • June 17 – June 22, 2018, 9:30am – 12:00pm

Young dancers will learn about the great ballets The Sleeping Beauty or Swan Lake while taking classes each day. Dancers help to create their own costumes and perform for their parents on the last day of the workshop!

About This Summer:

Experienced dancers and dance novices can find a dance opportunity with Ballet Palm Beach this summer. The Academy offers five levels of training in three types of workshops. All dancers, from our youngest children to pre-professionals will culminate their workshops with an in-studio performance.

Our exceptional faculty will provide caring and careful instruction to further each dancer’s technical and artistic development. Our facility has three light-filled studios with sprung floors, comfortable indoor and outdoor waiting areas, and an in-studio performance space for intimate dance presentations.

Enrollment is limited. Please register early. Weekly classes may be available based on total number of registered workshop students; different rates apply.

Tuition is due in full by the first day of classes. Registration requires a $100 deposit, which will be applied towards total tuition. Please contact the Ballet Palm Beach Academy for details at 561.630.8235 or

Artistic Director Colleen Smith
Guest Teacher: Wilhelmina Frankfurt {Click to learn more}

Resident Teachers:
Gina Buntz
Claudia Cravey
Janine Harris
Julie Levin
Marshall Levin
Donna Morgan
Charlotte Murray
Lily Ojea Loveland

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