2018 Summer Programs

Train with the best! A variety of Intensives, Workshops, classes, and camps for students of all ages and levels make Silicon Valley Ballet School the place to dance in the summer.


2017 Summer Intensive
July 9 - August 4, 2017
Ages 11-24, Audition Required

The New Ballet Summer Intensive provides expert pre-professional ballet training featuring the renowned American Ballet Theatre National Training Curriculum. A smaller program and a full day of training for all students ensures that students get the individual attention and intensive training they are looking for. 

The Summer Intensive can be the first step towards placement in the Studio Company and Pre-Professional Division. Achieve your goals by training with our world-class ABT certified faculty, including Dalia Rawson, Mads Eriksen and Le Mai Linh. Special Guest Faculty will include José Manuel Carreño, formerly of American Ballet Theatre and The Royal Ballet, currently Artistic Director of Ballet de Monterrey.

Scholarships and Financial Aid are available for qualified students. Special José Manuel Carreño Male Dancer Scholarships are available and may include partial scholarships, full scholarships, and housing. 

Photo by Daniel Garcia

Photo by Daniel Garcia


Young Dancer Summer Intensive
June 18-29, 2018
No audition required. Optional audition opportunities for scholarship awards.

The New Ballet Young Dancer Intensive provides expert training to ballet students ages 7.5-10 years old in a supportive environment. Half-day and full day schedules are available to suit individual students' needs. Train with The New Ballet School's expert American Ballet Theatre Certified Faculty and thrive in an environment that is nurturing and inspiring.

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Photo by James Tensuan


Fast Track Technique Workshop
August 6-8 2018
Ages 10-22 - No audition required.

Open to all dance students ages 10-22, the Fast Track Technique Workshop offers a premiere training experience. Get a competitive edge and improve your ballet technique at an intensive full-day workshop with The New Ballet School’s world class ABT Certified Faculty. 

For any any dance student interested in overall enhancement of their technique, including dancers specializing in other forms of dance, competition dancers looking for a technical edge, and students thinking about pursuing a dance major, the Fast Track Technique Workshop provides the opportunity to develop as a technician and an artist. No audition required. Sign up for one or two weeks. 

Photo by Chris Conroy

Photo by Chris Conroy


Summer Sessions
June-August
Ages 18 Months to 11 Years - Sign up now!


EASY SCHEDULING TO ACCOMMODATE BUSY SUMMERS! Weekly or twice weekly classes for students ages 1-11. Continue training over the summer, or try out training at Silicon Valley Ballet School with only a four-week minimum commitment required. Flexible scheduling accommodates summer plans; you may choose to attend any or all of the weeks of classes offered, with a four-week minimum registration requirement.

On our registrations page, select the correct Summer Session by age, then pick the dates you wish to attend.

Photo by Chris Conroy

Photo by Chris Conroy


Photo by Chris Conroy

Photo by Chris Conroy

Performance Camp 2018
August 6-10, 2018
Ages 5-10 - Sign up  now!

A fun-filled dancing day camp for boys and girls ages 5-10, with or without dance experience, who love to perform! Two developmentally appropriate class levels provide exceptional teacher/camper interaction. Campers experience individual attention in a caring, energetic, and creative environment. 

Performance Camp provides classes and rehearsals, preparing students for a special performance held on Friday for you in the audience. Your child will make new friends while they develop their love of dance, as well as their technique, learning from The New Ballet School’s world-class professional faculty.


August After School Intensive
August 13-17, 2018 and/or August 20-24, 2018
Ages 10-22 - Sign up now!


An intensive afternoon workshop for dance students ages 10-22, featuring premiere training with our expert ABT Certified Faculty. The August After-School Intensive offers the opportunity to build technique and artistry, gearing up for your best season of dance yet. Classes will include a 1.5 hour technique class, followed by a one hour class each day which may include Pilates, Floor Barre, Variations, Pointe, or Men’s Class. Sign up for one or two weeks. No audition required.

Sign up for one week, two weeks, or by day. 

GREAT FOR STUDENTS WITH A YEAR-ROUND ACADEMIC CALENDAR

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Photo by Chris Conroy