Geared for the pre-professional dance student. This two to four week program provides Russian based classical ballet training, and additional classes in styles such as jazz, modern, contemporary, character, tap, pilates, repertoire and more. A final performance concludes the program.
The Central Florida Ballet Summer Intensive is a formal program offering professional ballet training in the Russian Method as well as a variety of other dance styles. The program is designed to both challenge and encourage young dance students.
Classes are held in Central Florida Ballet’s studios, which are equipped with sprung flooring. Students are placed in ballet groups by age and ability. Depending on their level, students can expect 3 to 7 hours of dance each day (except weekends). A Student Demonstration will be given at the end of the session for all students participating in the final two weeks.
AUDITION @ CFB STUDIOS: Saturday, January 10, 2015
Age 8-14 (Not on pointe)
Registration: 12:30pm, Audition: 1pm
Age 10 and Up (On pointe for 2+ years)
Registration: 2pm, Audition: 2:30pm
Audition Fee: $25 payable to Central Florida Ballet
Studio Location: 3306 Maggie Blvd., Suite B, Orlando, FL 32811
Summer Intensive Brochure
Click here for the official brochure of the Central Florida Ballet - Summer Intensive Dance Program.
Led by: the Executive Director, Vasile Petrutiu, and Artistic Director, Vladimir Bykov, the intensive program includes guest Instructors from all areas of the professional dance world: ballet, Broadway, and theme park entertainment.
Past Faculty Members have included:
Heather Sanders, Co-Founder of Central Florida Ballet
Sascha Radetsky, American Ballet Theatre & Star of popular movie "Center Stage"
Larissa Ponomarenko, Boston Ballet Principal Dancer
Viktor Plotnikov, Freelance Choreographer
Jean Logrea, Artistic Director, Westchester Ballet Company
Aurica Muntiou, University of Cincinnati Ballet Department
Yi Qi Cheng, Central Ballet of China
Laurie Kanyok, Cirque Du Soleil’s La Nouba and the hit Broadway musical, “Movin’ Out”
Gina Hatch, Walt Disney World & Former Rockette
Tera Primm, The Dance P.A.D.
Company Members of Central Florida Ballet
Central Florida Ballet offers a Lunch Program for all SIDP Students. Any student may purchase a lunch from the customized SIDP menu which offers a variety of healthy options each day. Lunch is delivered directly to CFB Studios. Pre-Order is required.
Payment & Scholarships
For 2015 Tuition Rates click here.
A non – refundable deposit is required within 2 weeks of the Acceptance Letter. No registration will be accepted without the deposit.
Location & Housing
Central Florida Ballet is located just minutes away from Central Florida's famous attractions including Universal Studios, SeaWorld, Cirque Du Soleil, and Disney World. You can now spend your summer studying ballet in the United States' number one tourist destination and with some of the artists who make 'Magic' in our world-famous entertainment venues.
A room and board arrangement may be available with a local host family whose child also attends the Central Florida Ballet Summer Intensive.
Outings & Events
Weekend activities may include trips to the beach, Universal Studios, Arabian Nights, Sea World, water parks, shopping, and more.