Feijóo Ballet School / Summer Intensive 2019
July 8 - August 2
The four-week Summer Intensive will focus on classical ballet training, contemporary dance and physical conditioning. Our world renown faculty has designed a comprehensive curriculum for the serious ballet student aspiring to improve their technique, flexibility, projection, musicality and core strength.
The Summer Intensive is open to dancers ages 10-19 years old. Dancers can attend one to four weeks of the program. Class size is limited. Students are encouraged to attend as many weeks as possible to obtain the maximum benefits from our faculty. We will have three levels of instruction based on skill-level and age. The Intensive will conclude with a showcase at the end of the fourth week for dancers who attend the last three weeks of the intensive.
Our world renowned instructors include:
Lorna Feijóo - Artistic Director of Feijóo Ballet School and Former Principal with Cuban National Ballet and Boston Ballet
Lorena Feijóo - Director of Pre-Professional Program at Feijóo Ballet School and Former Principal with Cuban National Ballet and San Francisco Ballet
Nelson Madrigal - Director of Boys & Men's Program at Feijóo Ballet School, Artistic Director of Bay Area Houston Ballet & Theater and Former Principal with Cuban National Ballet and Boston Ballet
Rolando Sarabia - Ballet Instructor - Principal dancer with The Washington Ballet
Rasta Thomas - Ballet Instructor - Dancer, Director, Producer, Choreographer and Teacher
Joel Toledo - Contemporary Instructor - Former dancer with the Spanish Compania National de Danza and Nacho Duato, Spain
Raúl Dorticos - Physical Conditioning Coach - Trainer in Miami, Florida
Alexis Zanety - Afro-Cuban Instructor - Former dancer with the Cuban National Contemporary Dance Company
Mónica Gómez - Ballet & Seminars Instructor - Soloist with Houston Ballet
Tuition and Registration
The cost of the Summer Intensive is $650.00 per week (non-refundable). It can be paid in full or in three payments with the final payment due on June 1, 2019. Registration now open, click here to register.
Fees and Payments
Registration Fee (non-refundable): $50.00
Payment 1: April 1, 2019
Payment 1 Late fee: April 12 (+$25)
Payment 2: May 1, 2019
Payment 2 Late fee: May 10 (+$25)
Payment 3: June 1, 2019
Payment 3 Late fee: June 14 (+$25)
Cancellation and Withdrawal Policy
All Summer Intensive tuition and fee payments are Non-Refundable. If a dancer withdraws from the Summer Intensive, the office must receive a written letter of the dancer's withdrawal. The parent or guardian is responsible for all tuition payments due.
Dancers are responsible to bring their lunch and plenty of water. No peanut products are allowed at the studio.
Pink ballet tights
Ballet slippers - pink with pink elastics
Pointe shoes - pink with ribbons and elastics
White practice tutu
No jewelry (Small stud earrings are allowed)
No nail polish
White or black men's cap sleeve fitted t-shirt
Black or grey tights
OR Black or grey unitard
White mid-calf socks
White ballet slipper with elastic
Thong-style dance belt
A Summer Intensive demonstration will take place in the Black Box on Friday, August 2, 2019. Only dancers who attend the last three weeks of the intensive will perform in the demonstration.
Class Observation Day
Parents are invited to observe once a week their dancers' technique class during specific class times. An email with the specific time will be sent prior to the observation day. Due to limited space we encourage only immediate family to attend.
Schedules will be posted in the studio's bulletin board on Monday morning of every week.
The studio will be open at 8:30 AM and classes begin at 9:00 AM, Monday - Friday. Classes end at 5:00 PM. All dancers must be picked up by 5:15 PM.
Students will be dancing five (5) days a week. Daily attendance is required for all classes. If the dancer is ill, a written communications must be sent to the office.
No dancer will be allowed to attend the Summer Intensive if payment is not complete. If you have any questions, please email us at firstname.lastname@example.org.