Photos: Rosalie O'Connor

© Copyright 2015
Ballet Theatre Foundation, Inc.
All rights reserved.

The Collegiate Summer Intensive
This program is designed for the mature artist, ages 17-24, involved in the pursuit of higher education. Dancers will have daily technique in ballet, and will participate in classes focused on ABT repertory, pointe work, partnering and modern dance. This is a chance for the college dancer to further develop their artistic talents in a challenging and professional environment, while intensively training with world-class ABT faculty.

This three-week program will take place at ABT’s 890 Broadway studios in New York City. Dancers will have access to student tickets to select ABT performances during the 2015 Metropolitan Opera House season. The program, headed by Ethan Brown, will include renowned ABT faculty and accompanists.

College credit options are available with participating colleges and universities.

Dates: June 1– June 19, 2015
Location: American Ballet Theatre
890 Broadway, 3rd Floor
New York, NY 10003
(212) 477-3030 x3416
Tuition: $1500

Audition during the ABT National Audition Tour or by video. Please audition with your age group in any tour city.

Note: Pre-registration is encouraged but not required. Please click below to pre-register by December 28, 2014.

Summer Intensive Pre-Registration

To audition by video, you must complete a video submission via the Accept’d portal. The video application fee is $40. Video Auditions will be accepted from Monday, December 1, 2014 through Friday, January 31, 2015. Please click here to view video guidelines prior to submission.

For more information, please visit: Application Information.