Our 2023 Summer Intensive programs, in Essex and Shelburne, are to be held in person. We will stagger start times where necessary. Masks are not required but encouraged if one has been exposed to a positive COVID case or is not feeling 100%. Only accepted SI dancers are allowed in the studio area.
Summer Intensive Schedule
|July 3 - August 4||Essex Campus||Ages 10 & up||(5 weeks)|
|June 26 - June 30||Shelburne Campus||Ages 8 & 9||(1 week )|
Our intensive full-day summer program designed to provide serious students ages 8 to 21 with complete summer dance instruction.
Classes are held five days a week and include ballet and pointe technique, variations, pas de deux, jazz, modern, character,
choreography, pilates, mime, acting and seminars in stage make-up, nutrition and physical therapy. This program provides approximately 180 hours of
study with an educated and professional faculty. At the end of the 5 week session, potential new members for the Vermont Ballet Theater
and Vermont Youth Ballet are selected.
Audition information below.
Essex: (all 5 weeks) $2,200.00.
Essex: (selected weeks) $475.00/week.
Upon acceptance a $475.00 non-refundable deposit must accompany the application by April 1st, 2023 for VBTS students, and April 15th for video audition candidates. Remaining balance to be paid in 2 additional installments by May 10th and June 10th.
Dancers will be notified of acceptance by mail or email within 2 weeks of the audition date. If accepted into the program we will include an Application and Summer Intensive Information Letter.
Faculty-Alexander Nagiba, Kirsten Nagiba, Michele Fodero, Sarah Glick, Ashley Hill, Alaina Robertson Murphy, Anna Schmoker, and Kate Stevens. (Subject to change.)
|Registration||Audition||Age or VBTS Level|
VBTS Ballet I & II
VBTS Ballet III & IV
VBTS Ballet V & VI