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Summer Intensives 2017: July 10-August 4, 2017

Trina Attd Web

Audition Video submission:
Students may audition by video submission to our summer intensive, if they were unable to attend in person on January 22. Students who audition in person will be given placement priority. Please see the following criteria with video submission:

  1. Video must be submitted with a private URL link to lgreenwell@spballet.org on or before April 3, 2017 along with a $35 non-refundable audition fee mailed to St. Paul Ballet, Attn: Andrea Lane, 655 Fairview Avenue N., St. Paul, MN 55104.
  2. Videos should be approximately 15 minutes in length and begin with a student introduction (name, age and where they currently train). All students should include a sampling of barre and center work including tendus, grand battements, adagio, pirouettes, petit allegro and grand allegro. Female students should include pointe work. Male students should include tour en l’air, single or double depending on age and level, and allegro movement that includes batterie and grande pirouettes.

 

 

 

 

 

 

 



SPB_IntFlyr_2017_pg1Ballet Intensives for ages 10-22 

This program offers serious female and male ballet students a highly concentrated curriculum in pre-professional classical ballet training.

At St. Paul Ballet each student’s individual development is supported through our nurturing environment. It is our passion to develop students for success in performing their best as artists physically and emotionally. Students will learn techniques that reflect the diversity and range required by major American ballet companies today.

AUDITIONS: Admission to the School of St. Paul Ballet Summer Intensive is by audition only. The program is for students 10-22 years of age. Audition dates and video audition information is available on our website: spballet.org. ACCEPTANCE LETTERS will go out in mid-February.

SCHOLARSHIPS AND FINANCIAL AID: Students who are awarded merit scholarships will be notified in their acceptance letter. Merit scholarships must be accepted by the date listed in their acceptance letter. SPB offers a limited amount of need-based financial aid for the Summer Intensive. Please do not submit an application until you have received acceptance to the St. Paul Ballet Summer Intensive.

Please direct questions to: Laura Greenwell, School Manager lgreenwell@spballet.org


Junior Level Intensive ages 10-13
July 17-August 4  Three weeks

Guest masters and faculty of St. Paul Ballet will create a program including ballet technique, repertoire, modern, complimentary dance styles and wellness.
Tuition:  $450 three weeks (M, W, F)
A non-refundable $125 deposit is required to reserve a place in the program. Balance of tuition is due May 27, 2017 to avoid $50 late fee. If you wish to pay by check or cash please call 651-690-1588 to arrange for check or cash registration. Register for Junior Level Intensive

Middle Level Intensive ages 12-16
July 10-August 4, 2017 Four weeks
Guest masters and faculty of St. Paul Ballet will create the best summer offerings in ballet technique and pointe, variations, character, modern, conditioning, complimentary dance styles and wellness.
Tuition:  $1,000 four weeks (M-Th)
A non-refundable $125 deposit is required to reserve a place in the program. Balance of tuition is due by May 27, 2017 to avoid $50 late fee. If you wish to pay by check or cash please call 651-690-1588 to arrange for check or cash registration. Register for Middle Level Intensive

Upper Level Intensive ages 13-22
July 10-August 4, 2017 Four weeks
Renowned teacher Lirena Branitski will conduct the technique and pointe classes Monday-Friday. Included: Classical ballet technique, pointe, variations and partnering with enrichment classes in character, modern, conditioning, complimentary dance styles and wellness.
Tuition:  $1,375 four weeks (M-F)
A non-refundable $225 deposit is required to reserve a place in the program. Balance of tuition is due by May 27, 2017 to avoid $50 late fee. If you wish to pay by check or cash please call 651-690-1588 to arrange for check or cash registration. Register for Upper Level Intensive



 Summer Calendar

JUNE 2017
June 5: Summer Drop-in Classes Begin


JULY 2017
July 1-3: NO CLASSES

July 10-August 4: Summer Intensives


AUGUST 2017
Aug 26 Open House for Fall Classes

Aug 27-Sep 4: NO CLASSES


SEPTEMBER 2017
Tuesday, September 5 classes begin