Auditions for prospective students may be scheduled virtually through June 19th, by emailing the school administrator at firstname.lastname@example.org. No audition is required for currently-enrolled CCBC students.
REGISTRATION & REFUNDS
Registration requests and full tuition must be received online by June 7th for currently-enrolled CCBC students, or June 21st for new students. Registration is for the full, four-week session; however, currently-enrolled CCBC students in Levels 5 - Company whose participation in another summer intensive conflicts with full attendance should contact the school administrator at email@example.com for weekly registration options. Tuition is nonrefundable. Makeup classes are not available for the Online Summer Program. There will be no tuition adjustments for missed classes except in the event of documented illness or injury necessitating absence of ten consecutive days or more.
DRESS CODE & EQUIPMENT
Ladies: Leotard, tights, ballet shoes; hair up and fastened (e.g. bun, French twist, clipped to the head).
Men: Dance tights or biking shorts, ballet shoes, fitted white t-shirt, waistband belt; hair combed neatly off the face.
An internet-connected computer or tablet with camera are required. Students should set up their device in a well-lit room with a smooth flooring surface (e.g. wood/laminate/tile), with the camera positioned to capture their full body. A sturdy chair, table, or countertop will be needed to function as the barre. A yoga/Pilates mat or thick towel is required for Levels 3 - Advanced students for the conditioning portion of class.
New students will be observed throughout the Summer Program for consideration of acceptance and placement into Contra Costa Ballet's school-year program. Notification of placement decisions will be given during the last week of classes.
In order to encourage young men, the Contra Costa Ballet Centre, in partnership with the Contra Costa Ballet Foundation, offers one-half tuition scholarships to its male students.