- Listing Type: Summer Programs
- Program Delivery: Day, Residential
- Session Start: August
- Session Length: One Week
- Entering Grade: Below 6th, 6th, 7th, 8th, 9th, 10th, 11th, 12th, PG
- Gender: Coed
- Category: Performing & Visual Arts
- Sub-Categories: Dance
- Selective: No
- Ages: 12, 13, 14, 15, 16, 17, 18, 19
- Minimum Cost: $500 - $1,499
The Ballet Academy East (BAE) Summer Inensive is a two-week program designed for serious, talented students. Admission in by audition only. Students are placed in levels according to their ability and study with world-renowned dancers and teachers.
The daily schedule will include ballet technique, pointe, variations, pas de deux, men’s class, Pilates mat, modern and character classes. Students are placed in levels according to their ability and study with world-renowned dancers and teachers.
Applications should include three recent photographs showing arabesque, tendu a la seconde and a headshot. Professional photos are not necessary. You may sign up online by going to our website. There is a $20 non-refundable audition fee.
Students auditioning by video may either send a DVD or a YouTube link of themselves executing a condensed ballet class. The audition video should include barre and centre work, maximum 20 minutes. Centre should consist of an adagio, pirouettes en dehors and en dedans, petit allegro and grand allegro. Ladies, include a pointe work combination, and men, include tour en l’air and a la seconde turns, if level applicable. The video must be less than 6 months old.