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Boy’s Ballet Summer Intensives and Workshops

Master teachers join our renowned faculty and local guest instructors to give professional instruction in a structured and focused setting. Ballet Royale's Summer Intensives are comprehensive day programs providing the finest professional instruction for all ages, for those students striving to reach his or her full potential. 

SUMMER CLASSES:

  • July 8-August16, 2019: 6 Week Evening Classes

SUMMER INTENSIVE PROGRAMS:

  • Our Three main Separate Summer Intensive Programs for talented and focused Ballet Students:

  • June 10-28, 2019:  “SPRING INTO SUMMER,” FEATURING PROGRESSING BALLET TECHNIQUE®
    NO AUDITION REQUIRED
    Intermediate/Advanced through Professional. Recommended ages: 11-26 years old.

  • June 10-14, 2019: MALE DANCER BALLET INTENSIVE
    INVITATION OR PRE-APPROVAL REQUIRED
    Unique in Minnesota, this weeklong Intensive Program is for motivated; aspiring Male Dancers ages 10 through adult. Designed by former Professional Ballet Dancer Rick Vogt, this program focuses on strength, power, technique, and performance. These classes provide a rare opportunity for men and boys to gain invaluable skills and insights beyond those presented in mixed classes. Students receive individualized attention and coaching from the state’s foremost male ballet teachers. Classes include Ballet Technique, Targeted Strength Training, and Classical Variations.

  • July 8-25, 2019: FULL DAY SUMMER INTENSIVE IN COLLABORATION WITH TWIN CITIES BALLET
    Three Progressive Divisions (I, II and UPPER) from AGES 8+ through Professionals (Variable Length Options)
    AUDITION REQUIRED for UPPER DIVISION

    DIVISION I INTENSIVE: Age 8+ w/ minimum one year of ballet technique. Audition NOT Required, but Placement Evaluation Required if Non-Ballet Royale Student. Registration open for Ballet Royale Students.
    Full Program: July 15 – 25, 2019
    DIVISION II INTENSIVE: Age 9+ w/ minimum three years of ballet technique. Audition NOT Required, but Placement Evaluation Required if Non-Ballet Royale Student. Registration open for Ballet Royale Students.
    Full Program: July 8 – 25 includes Valley Fair Outing with Performance and Summer Showcase Performance.
    Partial Program (2 week options): July 8 – 19 (Dancers attending this program will NOT be in the Showcase or Valley Fair Outing) or July 15 – 25 (Does Include Valley Fair Outing with Performance and Summer Showcase Performance.)

    UPPER DIVISION (Audition Required)
    Full Program: July 8 – 25 includes Valley Fair Outing with Performance and Summer Showcase Performance. 

    Partial Program (2 week option): July 8 – 19 (Dancers attending this program will NOT be in the Showcase or Valley Fair Outing) or July 15 – 25 (Does Include Valley Fair Outing with Performance and Summer Showcase Performance.)
    MORNING ONLY BALLET & POINTE OPTION (Does not Include Valley Fair Outing with Performance and Summer Showcase Performance.)
    Full Program: July 8 – 25
    Partial Program (2 week options): July 8 – 19 or July 15 – 25

  • August 5-16, 2019: AUGUST GRAND PRIX SOLOS & VARIATIONS 

    AUDITION REQUIRED
    Workshop for Intermediate (ages 10+) through Professionals.
    Ballet Royale introduces a focused ballet and variations workshop specializing in preparing dancers for performing or competing in national ballet competitions. Following daily Classical Ballet Technique and Pointe or Men’s Class, dancers learn classic ballet variations and receive advanced personal coaching. With Guest teachers, Ballet Royale Faculty and Twin Cities Ballet Principal Dancers Marissa Debenedictis and Natalie Rossi.
    This Workshop benefits all dancers, whether preparing for a competition, an upcoming performance, or simply wanting to polish and improve their artistry, technique, and quality.
    Students will also have the opportunity to perform in an in-studio showcase performance at the end of the workshop.