Ballet Summer Intensive 2017
Our Ballet Summer Intensive program 2017 will take place from July 24 through August 11 at the premises of Victoria International Ballet Academy (Toronto, Ontario, Canada).
This comprehensive choreography program follows the Vaganova syllabus and includes master classes with renowned international ballet stars and teachers. For 2017, we are proud to announce as our guest teachers Ms. Anna Linnik and Sergey Basalaev; both danced for many years with the Mikhailovsky Theatre of Opera and Ballet in St. Petersburg, Russia, and both have taught at the National Ballet School of Warsaw, Poland.
Guest Teacher Ms. Anna Linnik
Guest Teacher Sergey Basalaev
Classes will also be taught by our teachers who have obtained their degrees in Education from the Vaganova Academy in St. Petersburg: Ms. Victoria Mironova, founder of Victoria International Ballet Academy, and Ms. Elena Dmitrieva, senior ballet teacher and choreographer of the Academy. In 2017 we will also have Elizabeta Mironova, alumna of our academy and currently a professional ballerina with the Moscow State Company. For men’s and boy’s class, and duet/partnering class we will have Kirill Lordski, alumnus of our Academy and currently a professional ballet dancer with Victoria Ballet Company.
Ms. Victoria Mironova, Founder and Principal Teacher for Ballet at VIBA
Ms. Elena Dmitrieva, Principal Teacher for Ballet and Character Dance at VIBA
The program will include stretching, classical ballet, repertoire, pas de deux, male class, and an end-of-program performance with all participants.
We will also offer weekend day trips to downtown Toronto, Niagara Falls, and Canada’s Wonderland among others.
You can apply via an in-studio or video audition. Once you know the results of your audition, you may download your Summer Intensive Registration Form 2017 , fill it in and send it to us. You will be registered once all fees have been paid. If you would like more information please call us at 1-905-707-7580. We can help you in your own language.
VIBA’s Teacher for Boy’s Technique and Partnering Kirill Lordski
VIBA’s Teacher Elizaveta Mironova
Example of our Schedule
10:00 – 10:50 Stretching
11:00 – 12:30 Ballet Technique
12:30 – 1:30 Lunch
1:30 – 2:30 Variations, Character or Contemporary dance.
2:30 – Break
3:00 – 4:30 Repertoire, duets, partnering, male technique, rehearsals for the final performance
The school opens for students’ drop-off as early as 8 a.m. Late pick-up: 5 p.m. Art lessons, theatrical make up, and photo sessions among other activities will take place on different days throughout these exciting 3 weeks!
3 Week English (ESL) Program
Students who sign up for the 3 Week English as a Second Language Program will receive 20 hours of instruction on campus. A major advantage of our ESL program is that all students are immersed in an English speaking environment and can immediately practice what they have learned in class.
The program will focus on conversation skills and usable vocabulary through a series of interest based and cultural seminars, grammar, pronunciation, and writing skills.
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Summer Intensive Fees (in Canadian Dollars)
Summer Intensive $520 (per week)
Home stay or dormitory $490 (per week)
Transportation to and from Pearson International Airport $150
Weekend day trips $450
3 Week ESL program $980