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Junior Summer Intensive 2015

Summer Intensive Program Description

Ballet Austin's Junior Summer Intensive program offers one 2-week session of study for serious students ages 9-13. The curriculum of the Junior Intensive is specifically designed with the younger student in mind and is presented in an environment that is positive and nurturing. The Jr. Intensive is a rigorous and comprehensive program that provides the young dancer a greater grasp of ballet technique and related dance styles.

Audition Requirements:
$35.00 audition fee due at check-in
Full-body Dance Photograph

The 2015 Audition Tour will be posted in October.

Audition Information Contact:
Email or call 512.501.8704

The Butler Dance Education Center

Dates
August 3 - August 14, 2015

The Junior Intensive meets Monday through Friday for two weeks and is a half-day program.

Students accepted into the Junior Intensive receive their placement into level 1 or level 2 in their letter of acceptance.

Curriculum
Ballet Technique / Character / Tap / Stretch / Conditioning

Tuition
TBD

Housing
Dormitory housing is not provided for Junior Intensive students.

Below is a listing of accommodations located near the Butler Dance Education Center for out of town students:

Courtyard Marriott*

Courtyard Austin Downtown

300 East 4th Street

Austin, TX 78701

512 236-8008

Residence Inn Marriott*

Residence Inn Austin Downtown

300 East 4th Street

Austin, TX 78701

512 472-5553

Homestead Studio Suites Austin - Downtown -Town Lake
507 S. First St.
Austin, TX 78704
512 476-1818

Extended StayAmerica Austin - Downtown - 6th St.
600 Guadalupe St.
Austin, TX 78701
512 457-9994

Hampton Inn and Suites - Downtown
200 San Jacinto Blvd
Austin, TX 78701
512 472-1500

Doubletree Guest Suites
303 W 15th St
Austin, TX 78701
512 478-7000

* Courtyard Marriott and Residence Inn Marriott offer a special rate to Ballet Austin. Marriott is a sponsor of Ballet Austin.

DVD Auditions
If you are unable to audition for the Summer Intensive Program in person, you may audition by DVD. The DVD should consist of a sampling of barre work and center practice including adagio, pirouettes, petite and grand allegro and pointe work. The length should be approximately 15 minutes. A full body photograph of you in dance attire, in any position, is also required along with the $35.00 application fee. All DVD auditions must be accompanied by the audition form below.
The 2015 DVD Audition Form will be available in October.

Scholarship and Tuition Assistance
A limited number of scholarships/tuition assistance are granted each year to promising students. After you have auditioned and been accepted, you may contact the Academy Registrar to request a tuition assistance application.
Please do not call about tuition assistance. Applications will only be provided through email requests.

 
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