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Summer Intensives 2021

Dates

July 5th – July 30th, 2021

 

Eligibility

Students 10 and up with previous ballet training are eligible for BYB’s Summer Intensive. BYB welcomes males and females with a strong ballet background, who have a great love for dance, and are not afraid to push themselves to the next level under a healthy and positive environment. Students that have never attended BYB before are required to attend an evaluation class before enrolling. Spots will be filled on a first-come-first served basis. BYB reserves the right to adjust a student’s class placement if necessary at any given. Tuition fees are non-refundable except for documented cases of extreme illness/injury. Our faculty includes our current faculty as well as guest teachers. Upon registration, students will be informed of additional information such as dress code, schedule and policies.
BYB will follow the CDC recommendations as well as our own Covid-19 protocols. 

 

Faculty

We choose our faculty for intensives based on their: 

  • Outstanding experience and qualifications 
  • Love for the art of dance and teaching 
  • Professionalism and good work ethics 
  • Belief in teaching students to excel 
  • Desire to make a difference in a student’s life 

 

Guest Teachers

Jason Douglas- Week Two Intensives

Jayson Douglas, professional career began at NC Dance Theatre after attending Point Park University. Throughout the past 18 years, he has danced for prestigious dance companies such as, James Sewell Ballet and one of the top 25 to watch companies named in Dance Magazine, Company C Contemporary Ballet. This provided him the opportunity to perform and tour internationally and be featured in a Twyla Tharp’s ballet. Aside from his performance career he been the resident choreographer with Mid-State Ballet, Sarah Berge’s Dance, and teaches masterclasses globally. He is currently a company member and Development & Community Engagement Associate with Ballet Co. Laboratory and on faculty at TU Dance Center in Saint Paul, Minnesota.

More to come!

 

Weekly Theme’s for all Levels

In addition to their technique classes, students will have the opportunity to perform original and classical ballet choreography at the end of each session in an informal in-studio performance.

(Subject to change)

July 5 – 9 – Theme: Le Corsaire

July 12-16 – La Fille Mal Gardee

July 19-23 – La Bayadere

July 26 – 30 – Mixed Repertoire

 

Price
  • See individual levels for pricing, pricing is per week
  • Registration fee (non refundable): $30
  • 10% discount off tuition for students enrolled in all weeks
  • Registration waived if enrolled before May 31st, 2021
  • Students currently enrolled in the Tuition Assistance Program may receive a discount based on their year round agreement
  • All prospects must fill out an enrollment form and pay the non-refundable registration fee and 50% deposit by May 28, 2021 to be considered.
  • Tuition fees are non-refundable except for documented cases of extreme illness/injury.

 

Levels

(Students not currently enrolled at Bluegrass Youth Ballet, please call or email for an evaluation for level placement)

 

Group 1 (Lower Intermediate)
Former BYB Beginning C or Intermediate A

Mon – Fri 9:00 am – 3:00 pm

Conditioning, Ballet, Contemporary, Variations, Character, Dance Theory

Tuition per week $250

 

Group 2 (Upper Intermediate)
Former BYB Intermediate B or C

Mon – Fri 9:00 am – 4:00 pm

Conditioning, Ballet, Pointe, Contemporary, Variations, Character, Dance Theory, Choreography

Tuition per week $300

 

Group 3 (Advanced)
Former BYB Advanced or Pre-professional

Mon – Fri 9:00 am – 4:30 pm

Conditioning, Ballet, Contemporary, Variations, Character, Dance Theory

Tuition per week $330

 

Register

To register Click Here to visit the Parent Portal or use the registration links below

For questions contact andrea@bluegrassyouthballet.org