Summer Programs

Courses of study designed to advance the training of any serious dance student.

Under the direction of Artistic Director, Linda Reifsnyder Jenkins, The Florida Ballet offers a variety of programs during the summer months. Programs include beginner, intermediate, and advanced instruction and are available for students ages 5 and above. Class enrollment is limited and a placement audition is required. 

Programs Offered

Orlando Ballet/Florida Ballet Summer Intensive

Orlando Ballet School in partnership with the Florida Ballet offers intermediate and advanced students an opportunity to intensely focus on their technique training.  Faculty includes Orlando Ballet School and  Florida Ballet faculty as well as guest teachers. For additional information visit - Orlando Ballet - Summer Programs

 

 

The Florida Ballet Summer Intensive

A comprehensive course of study for the intermediate and advanced dedicated dance student, ages 11 & up. Classes taught by the Florida Ballet Training Center Faculty plus guest teachers. Enrollment is limited. Students receive individual attention and correction. The curriculum at FBTC is supervised by Artistic Director, Linda Reifsnyder Jenkins. Mrs. Jenkins is certified in the National Curriculum of American Ballet Theatre® PrePrimary through all levels. Daily classes in Ballet, Modern, Pointe, Men's Class and Repertoire. Performance opportunity for students participating in 3-5 weeks.

2018 Audition Dates: TBA

The Florida Ballet Summer Workshop

Daily late afternoon classes for beginning and intermediate students, ages 8 and above. Classes taught by the Florida Ballet Training Center Faculty plus guest teachers. Enrollment is limited.  Students receive individual attention and correction.  The curriculum at FBTC is supervised by Artistic Director, Linda Reifsnyder Jenkins.  Mrs. Jenkins is certified in the National Curriculum of American Ballet Theatre® PrePrimary through all levels. Daily classes in Ballet, Pointe or Prepointe, Modern, Acting for Dancers.  Students take two classes a day, five days a week. Performance opportunity for students participating in 3-5 weeks.

2018 Audition Dates: TBA

 

Men's Classical Intensive

Daily Men's Technique Class, Pas de Deux, Variations, Pilates, Weight Training for Dancers

This one-week intensive workshop will be taught by male teachers working on the particular requirements for the male ballet dancer. The workshop will include daily technique class, variations/repertory, pas de deux, contemporary, and cross-training for dancers.

Ages 14 and above with strong ballet background.

2018 Audition Dates: TBA

 

 

Women's Classical Intensive

Daily Technique Class, Pointe Class, Variations/Repertory, Pas de Deux, Pilates

This one-week intensive workshop will be focusing on the particular requirements to train a professional female dancer; Pointe, Pas de Deux, Contemporary, Variations/Repertory, and cross-training for ballet dancers.

Ages 14 and above. Advanced ballet technique and strong pointe work required.

2018 Audition Dates: TBA

The Florida Ballet Young Dancers Workshop

A five- day workshop structured to build a foundation and love for classical ballet. The Young Dancers Workshop offers children an introduction to formal ballet instruction and introduces children to music and movement through a structured progression that stresses creativity and group interaction. Program meets daily from 9 am - 2 pm. Daily classes in ballet, as well as the use of music, art, acting, and creative movement to enrich children's dance experience. For dancers ages 5-10 years of age.