SUMMER 2018

Fairy Tale Ballet
Levels Pre I – IV | Ages 3 – 7 years old

Sugar Plum Fairy Workshop
June 11 – June 15 9:00am – 11:30am
Sleeping Beauty Workshop
June 18– June 22  9:00am – 11:30am

$175 – One Week Workshop
Learn all about The Nutcracker or Sleeping Beauty while taking classes each day. Make your own costume and perform for your parents on the last day of our workshop

Create a Ballet
Beginning – Intermediate Workshop June 11-June 22
9:00am –  11:30am Levels IV – VII | Ages 7 years and older $495 –
Three Week (M-F) Workshop
Classes Include: Ballet, Acting, Tap, Modern, Choreography
Take classes in the essentials of ballet and explore how ballets are created. We will develop a theme or story and turn it into our 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! We will conclude our workshop with a performance of our original ballet masterpiece.

Ballet Performance Intensive
Intermediate – Advanced Workshop July 23- Aug 10 11:30am – 5:30pm
Levels VIII – X | Ages 11 years and older $950 —
Three Week Workshop (M-F) $375 — Weekly (as space permits)
Classes Include: Ballet, Pointe or Pre-pointe, Variations, Partnering, Modern, Jazz, Tap, Acting, Music for Dancers, Rehearsals for performance
A summer intensive training program in classical ballet with a comprehensive curriculum designed for serious ballet students ages 11–21. This workshop culminates our Showcase Performance at our BPB studios on August 10 at 7:00pm. Dancers aged 16 to 21 attending this workshop may be considered for BPB Trainee positions for the 2018/2019 Season.

Out of Town Attendees
We welcome students from nearby and faraway places to Ballet Palm Beach Academy’s Summer Workshops. Host dancers and families help to make your time in sunny Florida a great experience!
The cost for housing, transportation and meals is $1150 for the three week workshop.

Auditioning for Ballet Performance Intensive
Please attend the audition on 2/3/18 4pm-6pm at Ballet Palm Beach. For more information, contact 561.630.8235 or school@balletpalmbeach.org.

Those interested in joining the 2018/2019 Trainee program may attend the company audition 2/3/18 at 10am. Those unable to make the company audition may call 561.630.8235 to arrange an audition or send a CV, photo in first arabesque, and brief video link or DVD of classwork to: company@balletpalmbeach.org or mail to Ballet Palm Beach 10357 Ironwood Road Palm Beach Gardens, FL 33410

Open Company Classes
Need to stay in shape? Visitors who are professional or collegiate dancers needing maintenance classes during the summer may join open company class from 9-11am during the Summer Intensive dates July 23- Aug 10. The cost per class is $20, but discounted rates are available to professional ballet dancers and BPB alumni. Please contact us at 561-630-8235 or company@balletpalmbeach.org.

Faculty
Artistic Director Colleen Smith

Special Guest Teachers:
Steven Caras: New York City Ballet, Master Teacher, Famed Dance Photographer
TBA

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

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 school@balletpalmbeach.org.

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