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The School of Russian Ballet Summer Intensive Program

July 5 – July 29, 2016 Monday – Friday

Our Summer Intensive Program offers professional classical ballet training in the Russian Vaganova Method.

The Program is for serious ballet students, ages 10 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 5 – 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.

Katia ballet

 

                                                            Katia Garza -Guest Teacher

Ballet has been my life. I have focused on the entire spectrum of the ballet world, from
dancing and competing to choreography and teaching. The passion that I have for dance
defines my very existence.
EXPERIENCE
• PRINCIPAL DANCER, BALLET OF MONTEREY, MONTERREY, MX — 1995
Six months after joining the Ballet of Monterrey under the direction of Fernando
Bujones, I was made the principal dancer of the company.
• BALLET DANCER, COMPANIA NACIONAL DE DANZA, MEXICO CITY, MX — 1997
Invited to dance “Black Swan” in annual spring season of Swan Lake
• BALLET DANCER, PANAMA BALLET COMPANY, PANAMA CITY, PANAMA — 1998
• BALLET DANCER, YOUTH BALLET OF MONTERREY, MONTERREY, MX — 1998
• SILVER MEDAL WINNER, INTERNATIONAL BALLET COMPETITION, PERU — 1999
• PRINCIPAL DANCER, ORLANDO BALLET COMPANY — 2000 – 2013
• MEXICO REPRESENTATIVE, JAZZ WORLD CONGRESS — 2001
• FINALIST, INTERNATIONAL BALLET COMPETITION, JACKSON, MS — 2002
• ARTS COMMUNITY AWARD, CASA DE MEXICO/MEXICAN CONSULATE, ORLANDO,
FL — 2004
• GUEST TEACHER, TOKYO, JAPAN — 2006 – 2009
• GUEST BALLET DANCER, INTERNATIONAL GALA, TOKYO, JAPAN — 2009
• ANNUAL GUEST BALLET DANCER, SAN JUAN, PUERTO RICO — 2006 – 2013
• ANNUAL GUEST CHOREOGRAPHER, SAN JUAN, PUERTO RICO — 2006 – 2013
• FINALIST, HISPANIC WOMEN AWARD, CENTRAL FLORIDA — 2008
• “ANGEL DE LA INDEPENDENCIA” AWARD WINNER, MEXICAN CONSUL, CENTRAL
FLORIDA — 2009
• OUTSTANDING FEMALE IN ARTS AWARD WINNER, CENTRAL FLORIDA — 2010

 

 

ages 10 and up.

Group A,B,C       Monday- Friday

10:00 AM – 4:00 PM      $ 300 per week.

 

 

Four weeks discount – 10%, three weeks discount 5%.

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 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.

 

 

SUMMER CAMP

Children’s Ballet Camp This camp is for boys and girls, ages 7-10.  Classes will include a 1-2.5 hr. ballet class, as well as classes in jazz,lyrical, 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 20 – July 1, 2016 Monday- Friday,

 10:00 a.m. – 3:00 p.m. $160 per week or 10:00 a.m.- 1:00 p.m. $130

$20 Registration fee

ADULT SUMMER CLASSES

The Adult Classes 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’ ability to move.   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.

June 13 – July 1, Tuesday, Thursday and Friday  $15 per class 12:00-1:30.

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Registration forms are here:

Summer Camp 2016

Summer Intensive 2016 App.