Summer 2018

Summer 2018

Courses, Schools and Workshops

If you would like to advertise your Summer School for 2018 on this page please contact Naresh or Katie for details - ads@danceeurope.net


CANADA


Victoria, British Colombia
2 - 28 July 2018 
MAPLE LEAF SCHOOL OF RUSSIAN BALLET
SUMMER INTENSIVE
A challenging and demanding program for students who wish to advance their technical and artistic development. Open to students 11 years of age and older. Video auditions may be submitted to the school. Please contact info@mapleleafballet.ca for more details  
http://www.mapleleafballet.ca/summer-intensive-2018/


CROATIA


Zagreb & Dubrovnik
16 July - 4 August 2018
INTERNATIONAL MASTER CLASS CROATIA
Three week intensive summer workshop for Intermediate and Advanced students.
Accommodation available.  
summer.ballet.croatia@gmail.com
www.summer-ballet-croatia.com


DENMARK


Copenhagen
30 July - 11 August 2018 
TIVOLI BALLET SCHOOL
INTERNATIONAL SUMMER INTENSIVE
In collaboration with Canada's National Ballet School
www.tivoli.klub-modul.dk


ENGLAND


London
23 July - 3 August 2018 
DANCEWORKS STUDIOS
SUMMER COURSE 2018

Location: 
Mayfair, London W1 (Bond Street Tube - 2 minutes/Opposite Selfridges main entrance) 
We welcome students from around the world and offer excellence in classical ballet training with a unique international curriculum with daily performance classes in our prestigious studios, leading to the final performance at the Lilian Baylis Sadler's Wells Theatre.Classes are taught by internationally renowned dancers from leading ballet companies. Previous guest teachers have included Sergei Polunin, Michaela DePrince, Ivan Putrov, Melissa Hamilton, Erico Montes, Antonia Franceschi, Nathalie Harrison and Dominic Antonucci. Students are expected to gain significant improvements in technique, performing skills and artistic development. A small number of partial financial means scholarships are offered to exceptionally talented young dancers by audition.

www.danceworks-academy.net


ESTONIA


Tallinn
16 July - 5 August 2018
INTERNATIONAL BALLET SUMMER SCHOOL ESTONIA
Classes and Gala in Estonian National Opera House.
3-Week intensive ballet Summer Workshop for professionals and semiprofessionals.
Age limit 16+ years.
This year Vaganova, Balanchine masterclasses and Nacho Duato repertoire. 
Programme includes Classical tecnique, contemporary, repertoire.
Scholarships available for male dancers. 
www.BalletSummerEstonia.com  


FRANCE 


Marseille
20 - 26  August 2018 
ART OF - BALLET SUMMER COURSE MARSEILLE
Located at the Ecole Nationale Supérieure de Danse de Marseille
Eligibility: minimum age 12 year, 3 groups – students, pre-professional and professional dancers.
Programme: classical ballet, Forsythe workshop, pointe class, male & female technique, artistic expression classes, pas de deux classes, variation & repertoire classes, contemporary workshop, classes with a sport scientist, personal coaching, media service.
Local interest: Notre-Dame de la Garde, Old Port, Palais Longchamp Park, Cathedral of Marseille, Fort Saint-Jean, St-Victor, Vieille Charité Museum, Marseille History Museum, Château d'If, Parc Borély, Calanque de Morgiou, Canebière.
Contact: marseille@art-of.net
www.marseille.art-of.net


HUNGARY


Budapest
30 July - 11 August 2018 

BALLET SUMMER COURSE
Different groups and levels for professional and non-professional (amateur) dancers and children.
Programme includes classical ballet, point technique, variations, character dance, modern, pilates and stretching – high level with Russian, Ukrainian, Hungarian and Spanish Ballet Masters.
balletsummercoursebudapest.com


ITALY


Florence
9 - 13 July 2018
Urbano
16 - 27 July

BOLSHOI BALLET ACADEMY
INTENSIVE PROGRAMS

Audition in person in Lugano, Gaeta, Florence, Catania, Ravenna, Hong Kong, Mexico City or Vera Cruz, or by video
www.RussianBalletInternational.com

Florence
16 - 20 July 2018
NEW YORK DANCE PROJECT
SUMMER PROGRAMS
Video auditions accepted. International students welcome
Contact: newyorkdanceproject@gmail.com
www.newyorkdanceproject.org

La Spezia
3 - 13 July 2018
VAGANOVA ACADEMY
INTERNATIONAL SUMMER COURSE
Faculty includes teachers from the Vaganova Academy in St Petersburg. Pre-selections for entering the Academy. Final performance in a theatre.
Ballet teachers: possibility of watching the lessons and attending Ballet Seminars on the Vaganova Teaching Metjhod (classical and character).
Registrations close on 31 May 2018.
More info: www.lamaisondeladanse.it 


NETHERLANDS


Amsterdam
DUTCH NATIONAL SUMMER SCHOOL
Bournonville Week
9 - 14 July 2018 (ages 15 - 21 Years)
Two-Week Intensive 
16 - 28 July 2018 (ages 15 - 21 years)
10 Days Intensive
11 - 21 July 2018 (ages 11 - 14 years)
Location: Dutch National Ballet studios
Applications: dnss.amsterdam

The Hague
11 - 23 August 2018
DE DUTCH SUMMER COURSE 2018
Located at the Korzo Theatre in The Hague
More info: www.ddddd.nu


RUSSIA


Moscow
23 July - 24 August  2018 
BOLSHOI BALLET ACADEMY 
INTENSIVE PROGRAMS
Audition in person in Lugano, Gaeta, Florence, Catania, Ravenna, Hong Kong, Mexico City or Vera Cruz, or by video
www.RussianBalletInternational.com


SPAIN


Alicante
2 - 22 July 2018
RUSSIAN MASTERS BALLET CAMP
1, 2 or 3 weeks
Programme includes: ballet masterclasses, technique, classical repertoire, character dance, acting, contemporary dance, pas de deux, stretching, rehearsals for Stars Gala.
Eligibility: students specialising in classical dance, aged 11 - 18 years.
Accommodation available.
www.russianmastersballet.com 


Barcelona
25 June - 27 July 2018
BARCELONA SUMMER DANCE 2018
29th International Dance intensive in Barcelona in conjunction with La Companyia Juvenil de Ballet Clasic de Catalunyia
Programme:38 daily classes for children, intermediate, pre-professional and professional dancers.
Contact:  +34 622 353 149
www.barcelonasummerdance.org


Madrid
16 – 28 July 2018
ART OF – BALLET SUMMER COURSE MADRID
Eligibility: minimum age 14; 3 groups; students, pre-professional and professional dancers. 
Programme: classical ballet, Forsythe workshop, pointe class, male and female technique, improvisation technologies, pas de deux classes, variation & repertoire classes, contemporary workshop, classes with a sport scientist, personal coaching, media service. 
Open day during the course 
Local interest: Plaza Mayor, Museo del Prado, Retiro-Park, Museo Reina Sofía, Palacio Real, Museo Thyssen-Bornemisza, Tempel von Debod, Gran Vía, Puerta del Sol, Estadio Santiago Bernabéu, Plaza de Cibeles, Mercado de San Miguel
Contact: madrid@art-of.net 
www.madrid.art-of.net


Valencia
13 - 24 August 2018
VALENCIA DANZA IX CAMPUS INTERNATIONAL 
Eligibility: Artistic direction: Gema Casino Penalba
Faculty includes: Alicia Amatriain, Clara Blanco. Jose Carlos Blanco, Emmanuelle Broncin, Fabrice Edelmann, Ana Gonzaga, Ludovico Pace, Juan Polo
Progamme: pilates, ballet, floor barre, pointe technique, men’s technique, pas de deux.
Repertoire: classical repertoire, Nacho Duato, ,Juanjo Arqués, Alejandro Cerrudo
Closing Gala: Municipal Auditorium of Ribarroja 24 August
www.valenciadanza.com


SWITZERLAND


Zurich
6 - 18 August 2018 
ART OF – BALLET SUMMER COURSE ZURICH 
Located in the studios of ZHdK - Zurich University of the Arts
Eligibility: minimum age 10 year, 3-4 groups – young students, students, pre-professional and professional dancers.
Programme: classical ballet, Forsythe workshop, pas de deux classes, women pointe classes, male and female technique, variation & repertoire classes, improvisation technologies, musical expression classes, personal coaching, classes with a sport scientist, media service.
Open day during the course
Local interest: Lake of Zurich, Swiss National Museum, The Kunsthaus Zurich, Grossmünster Church and cathedral, Uetliberg Hiking, Train station, Fraumunster Church - Marc Chagall, Museum Rietberg, St. Peter's, Opera house Zurich, Lindenhof, The Zurich Zoo.
Contact: zurich@art-of.net
www.zurich.art-of.net


USA


Boston
24 June - 28 July 2018

BOSTON BALLET SCHOOL
SUMMER DANCE PROGRAM 2018

1, 2 or 3 weeks
Faculty includes Boston Ballet artistic director Mikko Nissenen, assistant artistic director Russell Kaiser and Boston Ballet School director Margaret Tracey
Programme includes: focus on classical ballet tecnique, pointe, variations and partnering.
Eligibility: aspiring professionals, students aged 12 - 18 years.
Accommodation available.
Video auditions accepted until 31 January 2018
www.bostonballet.org/sdp


Houston
8 June - 18 July 2018
HOUSTON BALLET
SUMMER INTENSIVE 2018
6 week intensive
Eligibility: aged 12 + Level 5 - 8
Video auditions accepted until 12 February 2018 Videos must be submitted through
Getaccepted.com/houstonballet
www.houstonballet.org/Academy


New York
25 June - 3 August 2018
THE AILEY SCHOOL
SUMMER INTENSIVE
Eligibility: ages 16 - 25
A 6-week intensive training program for pre-professional students.
Contact: admissions@alvinailey.org
www.TheAileySchool.edu


New York
11 June - 13 July 2018
NEW YORK DANCE PROJECT
SUMMER PROGRAMS
Video auditions accepted. International students welcome
Contact: newyorkdanceproject@gmail.com
www.newyorkdanceproject.org 


Washington
24 June - 29 July 2018
KIROV ACADEMY OF BALLET
SUMMER INTENSIVE 2018
Audition tour begins 6 January
International students welcome
Contact: https://kirovacademydc.org