SUMMER INTENSIVE 2022

SUMMER INTENSIVE 2022
 

JUNE 27TH - JULY 23RD

PROGRAM

The Contra Costa Ballet Centre’s Summer Program offers in-studio instruction for Levels 1 through Advanced dancers, by a highly-developed faculty with years of experience both as dance educators and performers. Our directors and faculty have collectively worked with the most prestigious ballet institutions in the U.S., including American Ballet Theatre, New York City Ballet, and San Francisco Ballet. Students follow a Russian-based, yet truly American syllabus. The curriculum consists of ballet technique, pointe, character, variations, modern, physical conditioning, and electives such as boys’ class, repertoire, Flamenco, anatomy, and Pilates mat class.

DIRECTORS & FACULTY

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Richard Cammack, Director – American Ballet Theatre, San Francisco Ballet

Zola Dishong, Director – American Ballet Theatre, San Francisco Ballet

Emily BorthwickThe Royal Ballet School, Royal Academy of Dance

Shannon BresnahanMunich Ballet, San Francisco Ballet School

Daniel Fetecua (Modern) – Limón Dance Company

Yuko Katsumi The Royal Ballet School, Colorado Ballet, Tampa Ballet, San Francisco Ballet School

Sherri LeBlanc New York City Ballet, San Francisco Ballet

Milissa Payne BradleyOakland Ballet, Liss Fain Dance, Milissa Payne Project

Hiroko ShibuyaContra Costa Ballet

Edward SteggeColorado Ballet, Diablo Ballet, Oakland Ballet

Katarina WesterRoyal Swedish Ballet, Royal Conservatory of The Hague, San Francisco Ballet School

Audition is required for prospective students ages 9+ (see audition info below). Current CCBC students should register according to their current class placement. ***Registration opens January 10th.***

The full 4-week tuition and registration fee (if applicable) will be charged to the credit card on account at the time registration request is processed.

REGISTRATION & TUITION

Tuition is for the full 4-week program:

Level 1                              $275

Level 2                              $300

Level 3                              $850

Level 4                           $1,100

Advanced (5/6/Co)      $1,300

Boys' Class                         $30 (in addition to level tuition)

(Plus a registration fee of $50 for new students only.)

​​SCHEDULE

Sample schedule by class level (Level 1 - Advanced):

 

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Sample studio schedule (all classes):

 

 

 

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​​DRESS CODE

Items may be purchased through Contra Costa Dancewear online or in-person at 675 Ygnacio Valley Rd. #B104, Walnut Creek (one block from Contra Costa Ballet Centre), or through another retailer of your choice.

AUDITIONS
We are currently accepting requests for audition.

AUDITION CLASS

Ages 9 - 19

Dancers should request to audition by completing an Audition Request Form. Eligible students will be invited to dance with a current CCBC class for evaluation. The audition fee is $30 and is non-refundable.

VIDEO AUDITION

Ages 12 - 19 (with pointe experience)

Video auditions are available for students ages 12 - 19 (with pointe experience). Email school@contracostaballet.org for video audition instructions.

​​REFUNDS & MAKE-UP CLASSES
For cancellation requests made by June 1st, 2022, 25% of the full tuition amount will be retained as a cancellation fee and the balance refunded. Tuition is non-refundable after June 1st.

COVID-19 PARTICIPATION REQUIREMENTS

Our COVID-19 health and safety protocols align with current CDC/health department guidelines.