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.
We offer a wide variety of Summer Term classes for all levels, specialty workshops, and three separate Intensives. For Mommy/Daddy and Me, Pre-Ballet, and Youth Ballet and Adult/Teen Summer Term Classes and Intensives please see calendar or look under each classes summer times.
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
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).
For information on Division I and II (or dancers not yet on pointe), please see Youth Ballet Summer Intensives and Workshops.
Attend an exciting and rigorous ballet-based dance program featuring artistic Directors Denise and Rick Vogt with Master and Guest teachers. Each student will receive the finest professional instruction allowing them to reach his or her full potential. Unique to this intensive, students will be highlighted in an end of program Summer Showcase Performance.
This year, we will be incorporating group outings for the dancers to help them bond with their classmates and make life-long friendships. Classes include Ballet Technique, Pointe, Preparation for Pointe, Modern, Jazz, Character, Variations, Repertoire, Men’s class, Progressing Ballet Technique®, Hip-Hop, Contact Improv, Pas de Deux, choreographic methods, stretching, Injury Prevention plus enrichment classes.
Enrollment in the Program is limited, in order to maintain the quality of the training. Class placements for those accepted into the Summer Intensive are made based on the order Registrations are received.
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
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.
First Summer Intensive Audition: February 10, 2019
Second Summer Intensive Audition: April 7, 2019