Summer 2020


Courses, Schools and Workshops


If you would like to advertise your Summer School for 2020 on this page please contact Naresh or Katie for details - ads@danceeurope.net

BELGIUM


Brussels
27 July – 07 August

SUMMER INTENSIVE PROGRAM BRUSSELS 2020 

The 7th Edition Brussels International Summer Program welcomes talented dancers in the following age group: Boys from 15, Girls 14-17 and 18-24. Classical ballet classes will be held separately for boys and girls. We offer a unique opportunity to work with our world famous guest teachers - Irina Zavialova, Rafi Sady, Lesley Telford, Yevgeniy Kolesnyk, Tamas Moricz, Geraldine Meslier, Ciro Carcatella and others - with one on one support in a friendly, positive atmosphere. Brussels International Ballet is now a well known destination for some of the most talented students from Europe, America, Japan, Latin America, Canada and Australia. You will also have the chance to audition for the year-round Professional Training Program. Accommodation is available!
Contact: summer@brusselsintballet.org
To apply and for more information, please visit: 
www.brusselsintballet.org


Brussels

6 - 17 July 2020

PETIPA MARATHON SUMMER PROGRAM

Location: Ballet Studios 52 rue César Franck, 1050 Brussels.Dancers age: 15+
Program: Russian Classic Ballet Classes, Vaganova Technique (Pointe and Jump Work), Unique Petipa Repertoire, Interactive Ballet lectures, Rehearsals for the Open Door Day and Final Presentation.
We offer the total immersion to the world of pure classical ballet with teachers and coaches from Mariinsky Theatre and unique Marius Petipa. Repertoire from international team of Ballet Masters.Requirements for participants: Audition by video. 
(All students should e-mail a Solo variation video – 2 min.) 

More information and applications: 

www.petipamarathon.com


CROATIA


Zagreb & Brac island
20 July - 13 August 2020

INTERNATIONAL MASTERCLASS CROATIA

Programme: classical ballet (Vaganova technique), Repertoire, Pointe, Men's technique, Contemporary
Junior programme: 10-13 years
Senior programme: 14+ years
Accommodation available.
During the course artistic director Aleksandr Lukjanov will hold an audition for principal and soloist roles (female and male) for professional theater.
More information:
www.summer-ballet-croatia.com


CZECH REPUBLIC


Prague
27 July - 8 August 2020

INTERNATIONAL BALLET MASTERCLASS IN PRAGUE

One and two-week options available, with or without accommodation.
Minimum age: 16.
Faculty includes: Daria Klimentova, Thiago Soares, Laurretta Summerscales, Tamas Solymosi, Vadim Muntagirov, Anna Osadcenko, Denys Cherevychko.
Visit website for more information on the course, fees, photo and video galleries.
www.balletmasterclass.com


Prague
2 - 13 July 2020

SUMMER BALLET PROGRAM IN PRAGUE

Location: Karlin Music Theatre–Ballet Studio
Dancers age: 14+
Program: Ballet Classes, Technique (Pointe Work), Classical Repertoire, Pas de deux, Variations, Choreographic Studio, Body Percussion, Rehearsals for the Doors Open Day and Final Performance.
Our goal is to improve academic technique, and give one of the best professional experience.
Requirements for participants: Audition by video.
(All students should e-mail a short video – 5 min.)
More information and applications:
www.unitedballetartists.org


ENGLAND


London
21 - 31 July 2020

DANCEWORKS BALLET ACADEMY SUMMER INTENSIVE

Danceworks welcomes students from around the world offering  excellence in classical ballet training with a unique international curriculum for 10 intensive days of daily technical, performance and contemporary classes in our prestigious, friendly, professional studios in central London, leading to a final performance at Sadler's Wells Lilian Baylis Theatre. Classes are taught by internationally renowned dancers from leading ballet companies alongside the Academy faculty. Guest teachers have included Michaela DePrince, Ivan Putrov, Melissa Hamilton, Erico Montes, Nathalie Harrison, Dominic Antonucci and Antonia Franceschi. Students are expected to gain significant improvements in technique, performing skills and artistic development. From ages 5 years old to pre-professional level. To apply, please visit our website and fill out an application form online:
https://danceworks.com/london/danceworks-ballet-academy/ballet-summer-school/


ESTONIA


Tallinn
10 July - 2 August 2020

INTERNATIONAL BALLET SUMMER WORKSHOP

Programme: classical ballet and contemporary classes held in the studios of the Estonian National Opera for professional and semi-professional dancers - aged 16+ years.
Balanchine and Vaganova techniques; Nacho Duato technique; pointe; variations; men's technique; repertoire; two final galas
More information:
BalletSummerEstonia.com


FINLAND


Helsinki
20 July - 1 August 2020

INTERNATIONAL SUMMER INTENSIVE

For young dancers aged 12–22 years.
Location: Studios of the Finnish National Ballet in the Finnish National Opera House.
Program: Classical Ballet, Repertoire, Contemporary, Jazz, Character Dance, Contemporary Repertoire Workshop focusing on the repertoire of Finnish-British choreographer Kristian Lever. Morning alternative training sessions: Cardio Training, Floor Barre and Pilates.
Faculty: Hua Fang Zhang, Mia Stagh, Ophélie Rodighiero, Sylviane Bayard Phillips, Wilfried Jacobs, Jutta Mustakallio, Kristian Lever, Riku Lehtopolku, Francis Guardia, Nina Pastel, Henrik Burman.Musicians: Pianists from the Ballet School of the Finnish National Opera and Ballet and guest Steven Mitchell.
More information: 
https://oopperabaletti.fi/en/international-summer-intensive


FRANCE


Marseille
17 - 23 August 2020

ART OF - STAGE DE DANSE D'ÉTÉ

For more information:
www.marseille.art-of.net


GERMANY


Dresden
17 - 29 August 2020

M&G INTERNATIONAL BALLET SUMMER SCHOOL

With the generous support of the Palucca University of Dance Dresden
For more information:
www.ballettalentevolution.com


GREECE


Thessaloniki

GNB 6th INTERNATIONAL SUMMER INTENSIVE

Medium and Advanced level Classes
Vaganova Methodology, Ballet Class, Barre a Terre & Pilates, Repertoire, Contemporary.
Faculty: Athanasios Routianidis(graduate pedagogue-balletmaster of Bolshoi Ballet Academy), Kalliopi Christidou (graduate of Higher Prof.Ballet School of Municipality of Thessaloniki).
Audition for the Professional Training Program during the Summer Intensive.
Ptolemaion 28, 1st floor ,54630 Thessaloniki
Email: info@greeknorthernballet.com & greekballet@gmail.com
www.greeknorthernballet.com
https://greeknorthernballet.com/summer-intensive-2019/


HONG KONG


Hong Kong
26 July - 23 August 2020

HONG KONG INTERNATIONAL SUMMER DANCE SCHOOL

Jean M. Wong School of Ballet
Programme: Ballet, Repertoire, Pointe, Pas de deux, Character, Contemporary, Jazz.
Gala Performance will be held during the School's 60th Anniversary at the Grand Theatre of Hong Kong Cultural Centre.
For more information:
www.jmwballet.org/isds2020


HUNGARY


Budapest
27 July - 8 August 2020

BALLET SUMMER COURSE BUDAPEST 

Different groups and levels for professional and non professional (amateur) dancers and children (8 years old and up).
Classical ballet, point technique, variations, character dance, modern, pilates and stretching – high level with Russian, Ukrainian, Hungarian and Spanish Ballet Masters
More informations and applications:
balletsummercoursebudapest.com


ITALY


Florence
29 June - 10 July 2020

BOLSHOI BALLET ACADEMY
SUMMER INTENSIVE PROGRAMS 2020


Bolshoi Ballet Academy classes with current full-time faculty members
For video audition visit:
www.russianballetinternational.com
For enquiries email:
russianballetinternational@gmail.com


La Spezia
7 – 15 July 2020

VAGANOVA ACADEMY
OFFICIAL INTERNATIONAL SUMMER INTENSIVE 2020

International Auditions in person or by video.
Programme: classical ballet, character, variations, pointe work, choreography.
Faculty: professors from the Vaganova Academy.
Possibility to be selected to get in the Academy in St Petersburg for the annual course. Admission age 10 to 25 years old in 2020.
Final performance.
Accommodation available for unaccompanied minors
La Spezia is about 1 hour from Pisa, 1 hour and half from Florence, 1 hour from Genoa.
More info: www.vaganovainternationalintensiveprograms.com/
www.lamaisondeladanse.it/vaganova-academy-summer-course-2020/
vaganovaintensiveprograms@gmail.com
director.vaganovaprograms@gmail.com


Lugano
20 - 24 July 2020

BOLSHOI BALLET ACADEMY
SUMMER INTENSIVE PROGRAMS 2020


Bolshoi Ballet Academy classes with current full-time faculty members
For video audition visit:
www.russianballetinternational.com
For enquiries email:
russianballetinternational@gmail.com


Urbino
13 - 17 July 20

BOLSHOI BALLET ACADEMY
SUMMER INTENSIVE PROGRAMS 2020


Bolshoi Ballet Academy classes with current full-time faculty members
For video audition visit:
www.russianballetinternational.com
For enquiries email:
russianballetinternational@gmail.com


JAPAN


Tokyo
30 March - 5 April 2020

ART OF - BALLET INTENSIVE

For more information
www.tokyo.art-of.net


NETHERLANDS


Amsterdam
6 - 11 July 2020 (age 12 - 14)
13 - 24 July 2020 (age 15 - 21)

AMSTERDAM INTERNATIONAL SUMMER SCHOOL

Hosted by the Dutch National Ballet Academy - artistic director Ernst Meisner
and Dutch National Ballet - artistic director Led Brandsen
Daily classes in classical ballet, pas de deux, solos, contemporary and repertoire from Dutch National Ballet
Information and applications:
dutchnationalballetacademy.nl


Amsterdam
6-24 July 2020

AMSTERDAM SUMMER INTENSIVE AT THE HENNY JURRIËNS STUDIO

Get the tools that today’s dancer needs during this complete program which includes daily open technique classes, workshops, and performance opportunities. Workshops are offered in the styles of the world’s leading choreographers including Akram Khan, William Forsythe, Ohad Naharin/Gaga, David Zambrano/Flying Low, Jiří Kylián, Cristal Pite/Kidd Pivot Ultima Vez/ Vandekeybus, Guy Nader & Maria Campos, Sharon Eyal/LEV, , ALLEYNE Dance and others.
Dancers can choose their own program and stay as long or short as they like. HJS is housed in a 100 year old church with 9 dance studios.
Advanced/professional level only.
More information:
https://hjs.amsterdam/ 


Rotterdam
6 - 17 July 2020


SCAPINO SUMMER CREATIVE

For (pre)professional contemporary dancers. In the summer of 2020 the second edition of the Scapino Summer Creative will take place. During two weeks you can participate in an intensive program that contains ballet classes, repertoire workshops and masterclasses. The Scapino Summer Creative offers an inspiring program in which the company’s unique technique and repertoire are in the lead. As a dancer you will be challenged to develop your creative talents, to co-create and to show your identity. You will work with our international artistic team of choreographers, teachers and dancers. The Summer Creative is under supervision of artistic director Ed Wubbe. Application deadline: March 31st 2020.
More information and application: 
scapinoballet.nl/en/summercreative


RUSSIA


Moscow
27 July - 28 August 2020

BOLSHOI BALLET ACADEMY
SUMMER INTENSIVE PROGRAMS 2020


Bolshoi Ballet Academy classes with current full-time faculty members
For video audition visit:
www.russianballetinternational.com
For enquiries email:
russianballetinternational@gmail.com


Saint Petersburg
28 June – 1 August 2020

VAGANOVA ACADEMY SUMMER PROGRAM

Official course of Vaganova Ballet Academy of St. Petersburg organized by Russian Masters Ballet.
Description: Intensive training in classical dance for the develop professional students.
Ballet facilities: Vaganova Academy
Accomodation: official residence of Vaganova Academy
Faculty: leading teachers from Vaganova Academy, Eifman Ballet Academy, Mariinsky and Mikhailovsky Theatres.
Program: Classical, Character, Pas de deux, Acting, Contemporary, Nutrition, Final gala, Meetings with ballet stars and more.
Possibility to have selection for Vaganova International Trainee program.
Access by audition: live and video auditions available.
www.russianmastersballet.com
spb@russianmastersballet.com
Contact +34 609 83 61 95
Link for direct booking http://www.russianmastersballet.com


SPAIN


Alicante
5 - 26 July 2020

RUSSIAN MASTERS BALLET CAMP

Official course of Vaganova Academy
Ballet Facilities: Novelda Conservatory
Accomodation: Complejo San Juan
Faculty: leading teachers from Vaganova Academy, Eifman Ballet Academy, Mariinsky and Mikhailovsky Theatres.
Program: Classical, Character, Pas de deux, Acting, Contemporary, Nutrition, Final gala, Meetings with ballet stars and more.
Possibility to have selection for Vaganova Academy, Zurich Dance Academy and more.
Access by audition: live and video auditions available.
www.russianmastersballet.com
alicante@russianmastersballet.com
Contact +34 609 83 61 95
Link for direct booking http://www.russianmastersballet.com


Madrid
13 - 25 July 2020

ART OF BALLET SUMMER COURSE

For more information:
www.madrid.art-of.net


Valencia
10 - 21 August 2020

11th INTERNATIONAL CAMPUS VALENCIA DANZA / ADAM 2020

The 11th edition of the  International Dance Campus of Valencia, ADAM, welcomes young dance students, pre-professional and professional dancers who want to enjoy dance in August, to get in shape, to get ready for the coming season or course, and living an unforgettable personally and professional experience. 
Artistic Direction: Gema Casino Penalba
International Ballet Masters/Heads of Rehearsal: Alicia Amatriain /Jose Carlos Blanco/ Emmanuelle Broncin/ Fabrice Edelmann/ Luis Gadea/ Ana Gonzaga/ Sebastién Mari/Pilar Nevado/ Juan Polo/ Susana Riazuelo
Progamme: Coach & Body Awaraness, Ballet Training, Pointe Technique- Men´s Technique, Pas de Deux, Classical Repertoire: George Balanchine, Workshops: David Dawson/Nacho Duato/Juanjo Arqués, Work in Progress presentation: Auditorio Municipal de Ribarroja,21st July 2020.
Venue: La Petxina Sports Complex
For further information:
www.valenciadanza.com


SWITZERLAND


Zurich
3 -15 August 2020

ART OF BALLET SUMMER COURSE

For more information:
www.zurich.art-of.net


TURKEY


Istanbul
3 - 21 August 2020

RUSSIAN MASTERS BALLET CAMP

Official course of Vaganova Academy
Faculty: leading teachers from Vaganova Academy, Eifman Ballet Academy, Mariinsky and Mikhailovsky Theatres.
Program: Classical, Character, Pas de deux, Acting, Contemporary, Nutrition, Final gala, Meetings with ballet stars and more.
Possibility to have selection for Vaganova Academy, Zurich Dance Academy and more.
Access by audition: live and video auditions available.
www.russianmastersballet.com
istanbul@russianmastersballet.com
Contact +34 609 83 61 95
Link for direct booking http://www.russianmastersballet.com


USA


New York
29 June - 7 August 2020

THE AILEY SCHOOL SUMMER INTENSIVE

A six-week training programme in the heart of New York City for pre-professional students - ages 16 - 25.
Programme includes: ballet, Horton, Graham-based modern, jazz, etc.
More information:
theaileyschool.edu/summer-intensive
admissions@alvinailey.org


New York
25 July - 22 August 2020

AJKUN BALLET SCHOOL SUMMER PROGRAM

Location: Ajkun Ballet’s Theater, Stage and Studios
Housing: on campus, chaperones for minors
Dancers: age 14-26 years old
Faculty: leading Artists from the Ajkun Ballet Theatre Company
Program: Classical Ballet, Variations en Pointe, Repertory, Pas de Deux, Contemporary Dance, Laboratory Choreographic, Nutrition, Injury Prevention, Workplace Awareness, Make up, Career Preparation & Networking, Life on a tour.
Opportunities: Performances, participants may be invited to join the AjkunBT company.
Auditions: by video or by open audition (Osaka, London, Rome, Chicago, New York City)
Tel: + 1 (248) 756-0781
Email: ajkun@aol.com
www.ajkunbt.org/performing-in-new-york.html


Washington DC
21 June - 25 July 2020

KIROV ACADEMY SUMMER PROGRAM

Audition tour: Washington DC; Orlando FL; Tulsa OK; Salt Lake City UT; Pasadena CA; San Francisco CA; Dallas TX; Phoenix AZ; New York NY; Seattle WA; Chicago IL; Montreal, Quebec; Toronto, Ontario; Florence, Italy, Seoul, Korea, Tokyo, Japan; Shanghai, China.
To register visit KirovAcademyDC.org