Summer Intensive

3-Week Pre-Professional Program for intermediate to advanced dancers ages 12-23

July 12-30, 2021


Summer Intensive challenges students to strengthen their technique and develop skills for the professional dance world.

Ballet Hispánico’s three-week pre-professional Summer Intensive for intermediate to advanced dancers, challenges students to strengthen their classical technique, as well as experience contemporary forms, and develop professional skills through specialized forums - all through a multicultural lens at America’s leading Latinx dance organization. Auditions are required.

Classes include ballet, classical variations, men's class, partnering, modern, contemporary, flamenco, Ballet Hispánico repertory, and stretch & conditioning. Additional highlights include a Spanish Dance Series with world-class faculty; master classes in hip-hop, salsa, and more; and professional development seminars covering auditions, college programs, and injury prevention.

Auditions and Registration

Auditions are required to register for Summer Intensive. Ages 12-14 can audition virtually on Zoom. Ages 15 and up must submit a video audition. For audition dates and deadlines, please continue to our Summer Program Auditions page.

Summer Intensive will be offered in-person and virtually. Registration is limited for both options. Due to COVID-19 restrictions, only residents of the tri-state area (New York, New Jersey, and Connecticut) are permitted to attend the in-person program. Students outside of the tri-state area may not attend the in-person program. The virtual program is open to students in any location. Ballet Hispánico is unable to provide housing for students participating in the in-person program.

Tuition and Financial Aid

For more tuition details, please visit Mindbody. Early Bird tuition pricing for Summer Programs is available through April 30, 2021. Register more than one child in your family to receive a 5% discount on your tuition.

Financial support is available for our Summer Intensive families. To learn more about Financial Aid, click here, or e-mail for more information.

Prepare for Class

What to bring for In-Person Summer Intensive

  • Snacks (Nuts and snacks containing nuts are prohibited)
  • Non-Glass Water Bottle
  • Combination Lock (If using a locker at BH)
  • Street Shoes (For outside of studios and common areas)

Dress Code

For a detailed description of the dress code for each class, please visit Mindbody. For dancewear retailers, click here, or for suppport regarding the School's dress code, please e-mail


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Summer Intensive: Ages 12-23

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