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Summer Intensives 2018 ⎮July 9-August 3, 2018

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The School of St. Paul Ballet’s Summer Intensive programs offer 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.

Summer Intensive Auditions

Auditions were held January 21, 2018. If you were not able to attend please apply by video submission. Contact School Director, Laura Greenwell with questions All Summer Intensives will be held July 9-August 3, 2018. 

Video submission:
Students may audition by DVD submission to our summer intensive, if unable to attend in person on January 21, 2018. Please see the following criteria with DVD submission:

A.      DVD must be submitted on or before March 31, 2018. An online video link is also acceptable.
B.      DVD submission is required with a $35 non-refundable audition fee.
C.      Approximately 15 minutes in length.
D.      DVDs should 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.

Please direct any further questions regarding DVD submissions toSchool Director, Laura C.C. Greenwell at

Junior Level Intensive – Ages 10-13

July 16-August 3, 2018  Three weeks
Guest masters and faculty of St. Paul Ballet will create a program including ballet technique, repertoire, modern, complimentary dance styles and wellness.

Mondays, Wednesdays, Fridays from 1-4:30pm

Tuition: $500

Middle Level Intensive – Ages 12-16

July 9-August 2, 2018 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.

Monday – Thursday from 12-5:00pm

Tuition: $1100.00

Upper Level Intensive – Ages 13-22

July 9-August 2, 2018 Four weeks
Renowned teacher Lirena Branitski will conduct the technique and pointe classes Monday-Friday. Included: Classical ballet technique, pointe, and variations with enrichment classes in character, modern, conditioning, complimentary dance styles and wellness.

Monday – Thursday from 10:30am-5:00pm

Tuition: $1375.00