T he Summer Intensive program, June 23 - July 26, 2014 is designed to broaden the perspective of students ages 12 - 21 by offering exposure to many different dance genres with exceptional teachers and guest artists. The schedule includes ballet technique, pointe, men's class, variations, and jazz and modern. Both a 3 week and 5 week program is offered and may include additional classes in partnering, character, Pilates mat and Latin ballroom. Classes are taught by the Texas Ballet Theater Artistic Staff, Texas Ballet Theater School Faculty and esteemed guest teachers from around the world.
Students are invited to attend Texas Ballet Theater's School Summer Intensive by audition only. A national audition tour to select cities takes place in January and February. DVD or YouTube auditions are available for students unable to reach an audition site. The deadline to submit DVD auditions is April 15.
All students attending the 5 week intensive will be included in the Showcase Performance. Trainees and possibly apprentices for Texas Ballet Theater may be selected during the Summer Intensive for eligible students who attend the entire program.
Limited scholarships are awarded at the sole discretion of Texas Ballet Theater Artistic Staff and the School Principal. Students must attend an audition to be eligible for scholarship consideration. No scholarship consideration will be given to DVD auditions. Class placement and scheduling is at the sole discretion of Texas Ballet Theater Artistic Staff and the School faculty.
For more information contact 817-763-0207, ext. 112 or email TBT Summer