Summer Camps and Intensives

Keep dancing with us over the summer!  


Check out the variety of FULL DAY CAMPS and Intensives PLUS 1/2 day young children's camps and classes we have to offer:

To register, submit the summer enrollment form to BalletNova studios. Online registration is now open - click here. Please be sure to see our policies and procedures page and summer enrollment requirements.

Dance Kaleidoscope! Performing Arts Camp


June 26-30, 8:30 am-4:30 pm 

Ages 7-9 or 10-12 

Tuition: $540; Early-Bird Discount*: $515

After Care until 5:30 available for $85

Daily classes include voice and dance for musical theater plus modern, jazz, tap, acting, music, improvisation, yoga, and more! There will also be a special trip to the beach!

The dancers will learn and use their sewing skills to participate in making a quilt for Ronald McDonald House and enjoy many age-appropriate sewing and craft activities.

These workshops provide a wonderful opportunity for young artists to explore different ways of expression and creativity in addition to learning team building skills and group interaction. There will be a musical theater presentation for parents at the end of the session. 


 Sapphire Dance Camp


Alice in Wonderland
July 24-28, 10:00 am-4:00 pm;

Sleeping Beauty
July 31-August 4, 10:00 am-4:00 pm

Ages 8-11 (BalletNova Levels Junior Division 2-3)

Tuition: $400; Early-Bird Discount*:$370

Sign up for both weeks and SAVE!
Tuition: $750; Early-Bird Discount*: $710

Before Care from 9:00-10:00 am and After Care until 5:30 available for $85 ($145 for 2 Weeks)

The curriculum includes classes in Classical Ballet, Flamenco, Modern Dance, Hip Hop, Jazz, and Musical Theatre (including singing and dancing)!

The camp gives young dancers an opportunity to explore different dance styles in addition to enhancing their ballet technique. Repertoire from a well-known classical story ballet will be adapted to students’ level plus choreography from the other dance styles will be performed on the final afternoon. 


 Ruby Dance Camp 


Peter and the Wolf
July 24-28, 10:00 am-4:00 pm

Ages 7-10 (BalletNova Levels Ballet 2-Junior Division 1)

Tuition: $400; Early-Bird Discount*: $370

Before Care from 9:00-10:00 am and After Care until 5:30 available for $85 ($145 for 2 Weeks)

The curriculum includes classes in Classical Ballet, Modern Dance, Character, Hip Hop, Tap, Jazz, Musical Theatre Singing and Dancing, and more!

Students will also have an opportunity to work on craft projects. Classical repertoire from a well-known story ballet will be adapted to students’ level plus choreography from the other dance styles will be performed on the final afternoon.


 Beyond Ballet!


August 14-18, 10:00-4:00 pm 

Ages 9-12

Tuition: $390; Early-Bird Discount*: $360

Summer is the time to step-out and explore. This is the perfect opportunity for young dancers to learn different styles that will enhance their classical technique, and develop coordination and movement skills.

Classes in Modern, Hip Hop, Tap, Theater Dance, and Jazz will be offered! At least 1 year of dance experience is required.


Ballet Intensive Study


July 5 - August 5, 10:00 am-4:30 pm 

BalletNova levels JD 4 -CD 

Ages 12-18 (visitors by audition)

Tuition: $1,790 (or $400 per week**)
Early-Bird Discount*: $1,730

This rigorous program prepares intermediate and advanced aspirants for the ballet/dance environment of today.

A premium is placed on exquisite--unencumbered-- classical training and artistic development along with authentic training in allied dance styles. The environment is one of high expectations and challenging curriculum in a nurturing atmosphere. Female students must be on pointe.

Daily Classical Ballet technique and Pointe/Men's classes are complimented by Modern Dance (Graham-based), Variations, Contemporary, Hip Hop, African and conditioning. Hands-on workshops/seminars on anatomy, injury prevention, nutrition, ballet history and career navigation round out the curriculum. Acclaimed international guest faculty are an integral part of this program.

Students are encouraged to take as many weeks as possible to gain the most benefit - however weekly enrollment is permitted.

**Weekly tuition must be paid in full prior to the start date of the week attending. Registrations received at the beginning of a session after it starts will incur an additional $25 registration fee. No pro-rated or partial options are available except week of 7/5 for holiday closure.

Visiting students should contact the studio, for audition information.


Contemporary Ballet Studio Company

August 7-18, 10:00 am-4:30 pm 

BalletNova levels JD 5-CD

Ages 13-18 (visitors by audition)

Tuition: $800; Early-Bird Discount*: $760

Designed for the serious intermediate and advanced ballet student, this program immerses students in the rigor and daily life of a 21st century professional dancer.

From company class every morning to learning challenging classical and contemporary repertoire, to being part of the creation of an original ballet, this is a fast-paced and rewarding real-world experience for those seeking to push to the next level of artistry.

The program culminates with a full-scale public performance in BalletNova's state-of-the-art Fredgen Theater. Students have the opportunity to work with acclaimed international guest faculty and choreographers. Visiting students should contact the studio, for audition information. 

   Combo Pack 

Sign up for both Study and Performance and SAVE! Applicable to full programs only.

Tuition: $2,500; Early-Bird Discount*: $2,390


Young Children Half-Day Camps


Join us for one of our fun-filled half-day camps for young children! Each camp will include dance, crafts, games, and stories reflecting the camp theme.  

During the dance portion, campers will enjoy exercises that improve gross motor skills and introduce basic ballet steps and terminology.  The dancers will also learn short pieces of choreography and explore storytelling through dance.

During daily craft activities, they will create costume pieces and props to use while they dance.  At the end of the week, campers will share what they have learned in a short performance for their families.

 Under the Sea 

June 26-30, 9:00 am-12:00 pm
Ages 4.5-6

Campers will escape into the world of the little mermaid and her undersea friends.  Kick start summer by diving in and exploring the depths of the ocean through dance!

Tuition: $250 (includes $10 craft fee); Early-Bird Discount*: $225

 Magic Toy Factory

August 7-11, 9:00 am-12:00 pm

Ages 4.5-6
Imagine what happens when the factory is closed and the toys come to life.  Campers will explore movement as music box dancers, robots, and a lively menagerie of stuffed toys.

Tuition: $250 (includes $10 craft fee); Early-Bird Discount*: $225 

 Outer Space Adventure 

August 14-18, 9:00 am-12:00 pm

Ages 4.5-6
Campers will dance their way through the solar system and beyond!  On a rocket ship powered by pure imagination, they will stargaze, travel through space, and meet friendly aliens. 

Tuition: $250 (includes $10 craft fee); Early-Bird Discount*: $225  

Adult Summer Intensive 

August 17-20, 10:00 am-4:00 pm

Tuition: $490

NEW! Pick 2 days (Thursday/Friday OR Saturday/Sunday) for only $250!

Pre-registration required by August 8th.

Ages 18+, for Adult Dancer Levels Advanced Beginning to Intermediate 

Morning classes include pilates and warm-up followed by ballet technique, variations, pointe (for beginners and experienced), modern, jazz, contemporary, conditioning and more! More detailed information coming soon!

Important Information:

 *Early-Bird Discounts are for full workshops only. Must be paid in full by March 31st. 
- All dancers in BalletNova Summer Camps and Intensive Workshops must provide their own lunch and snacks. 
- Payment is not refundable unless BalletNova cancels a class or workshop.
- BalletNova Center for Dance is a 501(c)3 non-profit organization.
- Registration and payment for all workshops MUST be received 14 days prior to the first day.
- Camps and workshops with low enrollment may be cancelled prior to the start date.
- A $100 non-refundable deposit for all June and July programs is due by 6/15 and for all August programs by 7/15.
For more information, please e-mail us or call (703) 778- 3008