Ballet Summer Intensive
Summer Intensive 2015 Gala Performance!
Ballet Summer Intensive program 2015 will take place from July 27 through August 15 on the premises of Victoria International Ballet Academy (Toronto, Ontario, Canada).
This comprehensive choreography program will follow the Vaganova syllabus and will include master classes by renowned international ballet stars and teachers. This year, Irina Zavialova of the National Ballet School of Portugal (former prima ballerina of the Mariinsky Theatre, St. Petersburg, Russia) will conduct master classes. Aram Manukyan, an internationally renowned ballet star and educator will provide classes at our summer intensive.
Classes will be taught as well by our home teachers, Masters of Education in Vaganova syllabus: Ms. Victoria Mironova, founder of Victoria International Ballet Academy, Ms. Elena Dmitrieva, the senior ballet teacher and choreographer of the Academy, and contemporary dance classes will be conducted by Nancy Greyeyes, a Canadian ballerina and contemporary dancer. Male classes will be offered by Alexander Grigorin, former Bolshoi Ballet dancer.
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 classes of theatrical make-up, weekend sightseeing trips to downtown Toronto, Niagara Falls, and Ontario lakes.
If you are accepted based on your in-person or video audition, you can download your registration form here or we can send it by email. If you have any questions or would like to request or send us a registration form please email us at firstname.lastname@example.org or call us at 1-905-707-7580. We speak English, French, Italian, Spanish, Russian, Ukrainian, and other languages.
11:00 – Ballet Technique
12:30 – Lunch
13:30 – Variations
14:30 – Break
15:00 – Repertoire, duet, rehearsals for the final performance
16:30 – End of the day
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
The 10 hours per week program includes 6 hours of classes covering grammar, pronunciation, and writing skills. The other 4 hours will focus on conversation skills and useable vocabulary through a series of interest based and cultural seminars. Students will receive exercises, projects, and handouts for future review and continuous practice of the covered material.
When you choose to stay at our dormitory you will continue the wonderful experience of the classical ballet world. Students stay in shared bedrooms and enjoy a very pleasant and comfortable common space. The back yard is a quiet space surrounded by nature and filled with fresh air. As they finish the daily routine of rigorous ballet training, students can relax and replenish their energies in this harmonious environment, full of nature and comfort. After this summer intensive students will experience growth in their physical ability and their conceptual understanding of ballet.