Course Programme 2020

 

If you are a professional ballet dancer or advanced semi-professional looking to improve your ballet skills and jump to the next level, then this 3 and half -weeks Summer Intensive programme is designed for you.

How can we boost your career in 3 and half-weeks? With our Summer Intensive, you will:

  • Have the unique possibility to take popular advanced Balanchine technique masterclass with our teacher Viki Bromberg Psihoyos. She has studied directly from George Balanchine and danced and taught his choreography around the globe, including New York City Ballet.
  • Improve your classical ballet techniques with our teachers from famous Russian Vaganova Ballet Academy.

  • Can take classical ballet technique and variation classes from world-famous prima ballerina Agnes Oaks from English National Theatre.

  • can take modern Contemporary dance masterclass by the famous teacher and choreographer Kirill Radev

  • Nacho Duato Masterclass with our famous modern teacher Fabrice Edelmann.

  • Male technique with Meelis Paakri

For professional programme:

Our requirement is minimum Classical Ballet experience 6 years and on pointe experience 5 years for girls.

For semi-professional programme:

Our requirement is minimum Classical Ballet experience 4 years and on pointe experience 3 years for girls.

Course PricES

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Why should you choose our Summer Intensive in Estonia?

*Professional level with 2 Gala concerts

For professional dancers, the three-week workshop will be concluded by an original performance on the main Estonian ballet stage in Estonian National Opera and Ballet.

We offer intensive training of classical and modern dance of internationally high level. We enable the practice of the repertoire of renowned classical and contemporary choreographers, brought to you by internationally professional choreographers and teachers.

The three-weeks summer ballet workshop will include Vaganova/Balanchine classes, Ballet Technique, Pointe, Classical Repertoire, Choreography Workshop and  Pilates or Floor Barre.

First Audition for this programme by video (variation or ballet class)

Second Audition for this programme in Ballet auditorium. Ballet teachers and choreographers will choose participants to his pieces. (14 July)

The participant who will not pass to programme with Gala concert will be directed to the group with Show  performance (for friends and parents)

**Professional level

Students will be immersed in dance with classes five to six hours per day, six days per week, learning from our famous masterclass instructors Vaganova/Balanchine Ballet Class, Ballet Technique, Variations, Pointe, Repertoire, Contemporary or Jazz technique, Pilates and Floor ballet barre or stretching.

This summer workshop allows students to experience intensive professional ballet training in a nurturing and safe environment with students from a wide range of countries and cultures.

**Semi - professionals level

Тhe workshop ends with Show Performance for parents and friends (31 of July) with an original stage production of short ballets on the Estonian National Ballet stage.

Workshop will include Vaganova/Balanchine Ballet Class, Ballet Technique, Variations, Pointe, Repertoire, Contemporary or Jazz technique, Pilates and Floor ballet barre or stretching.

Our requirement is minimum Classical Ballet experience four years and on pointe experience three years. Balanchine and other techniques we have chosen are very demanding and in our program for advanced level dancers. The main reason we can not let participants with fewer skills is to avoid injuries in our intensive workshop.

Deadline 1st of May

Limited space!

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Important dates

International Summer Ballet Workshop Estonia takes place from 10th July 2020 to 2nd August 2020 in Tallinn, the capital of Estonia, North Europe.

09.07
14.07
31.07
02.08
9. - 12. july

The arrival and housing of the participants. Individual arrival dates can be changed, the welcoming night of participants is held on July 9.

Training takes place every day at the Estonian National Opera.

Programme for 10.07-12.07.2020

  • 09.30 - ....  Pilates/Floor Barre or Streching, Vaganova/Balanchine ballet class
  • Lunch  Break
  • ... - 16.30 – Male technique, Point Technique and Contemporary technique.

Participants train to get in the form before audition on 14 of July.

14. - 30. july

Professional Level with Gala concert

The whole period for this programme each day is divided into two parts. In the morning classical ballet training and in the evening repertoire training for the performance.

  • Classes start at 09.30 ...
  • Lunch Break
  • Training for the performance ends 18.00/18.30

Professional level and semi-professional level with Show performance (for friends and parents)

  • 9.30 - Ballet class, classical technique, Pointe technique, Variation, Male technique
  • Lunch  Break
  • ... - 16.30/17.30 - Nacho Duato/Contemporary repertoire, Classical Repertoire, Pilates/Floore Barre or stretching etc.
31. july

Professional level and semi-professional level with Show performance

The workshop ends with Show Performance for parents and friends (31 of July) with an original stage production of short ballets on the Estonian National Ballet stage.

2. august

Professional Level with Gala concert

The workshop ends with Two Gala Performances (1, 2 of August) with an original stage production of short ballets on the Estonian National Ballet stage.