The School of Russian Ballet Summer Intensive Program offers professional classical ballet training in the Russian Vaganova Method. The program is for serious ballet students, ages 9 and up. This training enables students to improve their skill level and technique, increase their strength, and move to the next class level. It is a 4 week program with 4 – 7 hours of class each day. The program features _ Guest Teachers _ Classical Ballet Training in Pointe, Pas de Deux, Repertoire, Variation _ Boys’ Classes _ Character, Modern, Jazz, Acting, Make-Up, Stretch Pilates _ End of Intensive performances to showcase what students have learned during the summer
July 8 – August 2, 2013 Monday – Friday.
Group A, age 12 and up, 28 hours per week, $ 260.
Group B, age 9 and up, 24 hours per week, $ 230.
Four weeks discount – 10%, three weeks discount 5%.
$20 Registration fee
Students will be accepted into the program based on an audition. If the student is unable to attend the audition, he or she may audition by attending a class at the School of Russian Ballet. These class auditions are made by calling the school for an appointment at 941-962-6664 or 941-359-1023. Students unable to attend any auditions, may submit a video, 10 min. maximum. It should include barre work: tendu and adagio, and centre work including adagio, pirouette, petite allegro and grande allegro. For women who have had at least one year of pointe, pointe work should also be included. All audition fees are $20. If accepted, students will be required to pay the registration fee and one week’s tuition which is non-refundable deposit. Payment will be due by June 1st. No registration fee will be accepted without a deposit.
Regular Pre- Ballet Classes
Saturday, June 22- August 3, 10:00-10:45, (age 3-5) $15 per class.
Children’s Ballet Camp
This camp is for boys and girls, ages 7-12. Classes will include a 1 hr. ballet class, as well as classes in jazz, stretch, musical theatre, and art. Children will experience fun ways to express their emotions and tell stories through movement, song, and drawing. Attire: Girls will wear blue leotards, pink tights, pink slippers, and hair pulled in a bun. Boys will wear black shorts, white T shirts, and black slippers.
June 17 – June 28, 2013 Monday- Friday,
10:00 a.m. – 3:00 p.m. $160 per week or $300 per two weeks.
$20 Registration fee
ADULT SUMMER INTENSIVE
The Adult Intensive is offered to men and women of all levels from Beginner to Advanced. It gives the adult who has never had a class the opportunity to learn ballet. It gives those adults who have had training as children or teen-agers the chance to reconnect with their bodies’ abilty to move. It is a two-week program offering 3 hrs. a day of Ballet Technique, Repertoire, Pointe, and Stretch Pilates. Everyone is welcome and all students will receive individual attention. Students will experience an improvement in technique, an increase in strength and self-esteem, and have fun as well.