2017 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 5-29, 2017
Ages 11-24, Audition Required
High quality, pre-professional ballet training featuring the renowned American Ballet Theatre National Training Curriculum, for serious ballet students ages 11-22. The Summer Intensive can be the first step towards placement in the Studio Company and Pre-Professional Division. Meet friends to last a lifetime; optional dormitory housing is available, offering a vibrant chaperoned experience with optional weekend excursions and activities. José Manuel Carreño Male Dancer Training Initiative Scholarships may be awarded to qualifying applicants. All Summer Intensive students are cast to perform in the Summer Intensive Showcase, providing the opportunity to build performance skills as well as technique. Admission is by audition only.
Fast Track Technique Workshop
July 31-August 4, 2017 and/or
August 7-11, 2017
Ages 10-22 - Sign up now!
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.
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.
Performance Camp 2017
July 31-August 4, 2017
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 14-18, 2017 and/or
August 21-25, 2017
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
American Ballet Theatre Young Dancer Summer Workshop
This workshop provides the opportunity for serious young dancers, ages 9-11 and 12 year-olds at the beginning pointe level, to actively flourish in a professional, yet nurturing environment. The outstanding faculty members of ABT will provide unparalleled instruction, while remaining sensitive to the developmental needs of younger dancers.