All Summer Programs

Announcing our 2022 Summer Intensives and Programs! Experience exceptional training by professional faculty designed to nurture dancers of all ages in the pursuit of technical skill, the building of a healthy mind and body, and the development of artistry in dance. Explore our summer offerings below. 

Summer Intensive 2022 | (Ages 11-22) Experience world-class instruction with American Ballet Theatre® National Training Curriculum Affiliate Instructors and renowned guest teachers. Immersive 6-day/week schedule with 3- or 6-week enrollment options. Intended for dancers with solid ballet training. Sessions start June 27th or July 18th. In-person auditions on January 8th (in-person and virtual) in Princeton, NJ and January 22nd (in-person only) in Columbia, SC. Video and virtual auditions accepted. For more information or to schedule a virtual audition, please email

Young Dancer Summer Intensive | (Ages 8-11) This daytime program features classes in ballet and other dance forms, skill-appropriate repertoire, choreography, stretch and conditioning, and a weekly performance for parents. Ballet classes follow the ABT® National Training Curriculum. Enroll for one to five weeks. Some previous experience in ballet is necessary. Perfect for PDT Levels 1 and 2!

Maintenance Ballet Classes | (Ages 8-11) This weeknight series follows the ABT® National Training Curriculum and includes one or two evenings per week of ballet. Designed to help build and maintain ballet technique in a fun and challenging class environment. Classes start June 29th. Some previous ballet experience is strongly recommended.

Adult and Teen Ballet Classes | (Ages 12+) Excellent for adult and teens interested in beginner and intermediate level ballet classes for recreation and fitness. Enroll in one or two evenings per week. Classes start June 28th.

Dance with Me, Pre-Primary, and Primary Ballet | (Ages 2-7) Perfect for children looking to discover creative movement and dance. This program follows the ABT® National Training Curriculum. Weekday/weekend options available. Classes start June 26th. 

Dancing Stars and Little Dancing Stars | (Ages 3-7) Week-long summer dance camp options for children are available in August. Little Dancing Stars (ages 3-5) and Dancing Stars (ages 5-7) run Monday through Friday 9:30 – 11:30 am. Choose one or two sessions starting August 8th and/or August 15th.

Tap, Jazz, Hip Hop, and Modern Dance | (Ages 7-adult) Multiple options for those looking to explore and gain skill in popular dance forms. Weekly classes offered in all levels for children, teens, and adults. Classes start June 22nd.

Repertoire Week  | Dates in August TBD

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