THE SUMMER INTENSIVE PROGRAM
Featuring Guest Teacher: Dusty Button
Spend your summer training under the direction of leading international master teachers!
The Central Florida Ballet Summer Intensive is designed to both challenge and encourage dancers.
CFB's Summer Intensive has earned a reputation for quickly improving the technique of attending dancers. The program offers up to 30 hours of training per week, a varied class schedule taught by world-class instructors, and concludes with a public performance.
This intensive program provides professional ballet training in the Russian method taught by internationally recognized ballet masters. Students will study ballet every morning and spend each afternoon studying other genres of dance. Classes are held at Central Florida Ballet's 5,000 square foot studios, equipped with sprung flooring.
july 8 - August 3, 2019
Showcase Performance: August 3
Saturday, February 9 at CFB Studios
Age 8-14 (Not on pointe)
Registration: 12:00pm, Audition: 12:30pm
Age 10 and Up (On pointe for 2+ years)
Registration: 1:30pm, Audition: 2:00pm
*Students on pointe, please bring your pointe shoes.
Audition Fee: $25
Video auditions are accepted.
Audition Fee: $30
AUDITION IN A CLASS
Miss the February 9 Audition? You can audition in a CFB class. Please contact the Academy registrar to set up an audition time. Audition Fee: $35
FEATURING INTERNATIONAL BALLET MASTERS
DUSTY BUTTON (USA)
International Guest Artist/Former Boston Ballet Principal Dancer
VASILE PETRUTIU (USA/Romania)
Founder/Executive Director of Central Florida Ballet
VLADIMIR BYKOV (USA/Ukraine)
Artistic Director of Central Florida Ballet
NATALIA BASHKATOVA (Russia)
Former Principal Dancer of Bolshoi Theatre Gigorovich
| Dawn Branch • Modern | Stephanie Chanelle • Improv/Contemporary | Katy Tareco • Jazz/Acrobatics |
| Christye Alan • Flexibility/Stretch/Ballet | Ute Wetland • Character | Gina Hatch • Audition Techniques |
| Missy D'Avanzo • Ballet/Pointe/Variations | Suzanne Scherfer • Pilates | Brittany Benton • Ballet/Tap/Jazz |
| Christina Baybay-Bykov • Dance History | Lorraine Spack • Nutrition for Dancers | Susie Willard • Body Conditioning |
“Concluding four weeks of Summer Intensive at Central Florida Ballet, these girls have such a special bond and grew so much with their talent of dance. Thanks to the instructors at Central Florida Ballet for an amazing 4 weeks!” – Parent, Sonya Ross
“I had such an amazing time over these 4 weeks and I can’t wait for the fall season! Thank you so much to all of my teachers who have given me amazing instruction and so much valuable information”. – Student, Alima Bordley
“I LOVE to see their improvement after 4 weeks of nonstop dance” – Parent, ConTina Tribue
“Four weeks of learning and fun flew by so fast!” – Parent, Evin Hill
“Central Florida Ballet is where she loves to be” – Parent, Yixcy Pringle
"I would like to thank all the teachers for all their dedication, hard work, and effort with the students. I loved these two weeks with you, I learned a lot, I laughed a lot, and it's going to be an experience that I'll take forever. I hope to meet with you all a few more times. Thank you to all, teachers, students and officials of CFB." - Student, Aurora Gil Rodriguez of Brazil