Summer Ballet Intensive
2018 Summer Intensive:
August 6th-August 17th
Stage Performance held on
August 17th at 6:00pm!
Location: St. Michael-Alberville Middle School West
Tuition and Fees:
Tuition rates: $550 for 2 Weeks
or $375 for 1 Week!
Costume fee: $55/costume (Repertoire & Contemporary)
Uniform & Supplies Needed
Level Colored Leotard
Pink ballet tights
Canvas Ballet slippers with ribbons
Pointe shoes (when applicable)
Hair in neat ballet bun
Black wrap skirt, Black Capri length leggings
Canvas or Leather Turners for Contemporary, Jazz & Improvisational Dance class
Pilates Ball (Knee Height) for PBT Program
Students currently enrolled in the full 12 month Classical Ballet Program will not have additional tuition for the Summer Intensive; tuition is included in the regular monthly payment. An additional costume fee of $55/costume applies to all intensive participants.
North Ballet Academy welcomes TOP, AWARD WINNING dance professionals from both in and out of state to join us at this year's Intensive Program! You won't want to miss this! Contact us today to reserve your spot!
Classes include Ballet Technique, Pointe (eligible/Level 2 and up), Contemporary & Improvisational Dance, Jazz, Repertoire, PBT Program, Conditioning & Flexibility Training, Acro & more!
At the end of Intensive students will be performing in our
Stars & Stripes Forever Military Benefit raising money for the
Disabled Veterans of America Organization!
See Schedule HERE
Interested in staying with a host family so you can attend our Summer Intensive? Contact us today!
*Students not currently enrolled at North Ballet need to schedule an evaluation class, or submit a 1st arabesque picture to ensure proper level placement for the Intensive Program.
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Summer Intensive Guest Instructors (More posted soon!)
Progressing Ballet Technique Program-
Progressing Ballet Technique is an innovative program developed by Marie Walton-Mahon for students to understand the depth of training muscle memory in achieving their personal best in classical ballet.
Maria is from New York City where she trained as a ballet dancer. She is very proud of all the teachers she has had the opportunity to learn from; but has felt particularly inspired by Robert Christoper and Maestro Vincenzo Celli. Maria herself began teaching in 1990 and has taught ballet and modern to children and adults in New York City. She now resides in the Minneapolis area and has taught at a variety of schools including Riverbend Dance, Danceworks Performing Arts Center, Bauer Dance, Zenon and is now teaching at Fusion Dance in Red Wing since 2006. Maria is a certified instructor for Progressing Ballet Technique and has been teaching an ongoing PBT class for a year. She was the artistic director, choreographer, dancer and founder of the American Heritage Dance Company. Maria has appeared with the Dances of Isadora Duncan in the New York City area andhas danced with the B.M.C.C. Dance Company at Clark Center, City Center, and schools in New York. Her work has been favorably reviewed and recommended by the New York Times, the New York Daily News and Attitude Magazine. Herstudents have gone on to study and/or work at a variety of places such as the Royal Winnipeg Ballet, the Minnesota Ballet and the University of