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V&T Classical Ballet Academy

Summer Ballet Programs!

Ages 9–19

July 1st–26th

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Ages 3-5

July 29th–August 2nd

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Summer Ballet Intensive 2024

July 1st – 26th

Ages 9–19

V&T Classical Ballet Academy offers students from across the country the opportunity to Audition for our summer ballet programs through our Digital Audition link below. An alternative Audition process is offered as well, for those who would prefer to show up in-person to an Academy Class. Instructions for both Audition processes can be found below.

This summer, participate in a warm, family-friendly environment while mastering the art of Ballet. Our Summer Ballet Camp/Intensive hosts four weeks of dance classes in Technique, Pointe, Variation, Repertory, Contemporary, Character, & Hip-Hop. Join Master Instructors Andrei Ustinov and Dr. Elena Ovchinnikova for an intense, summer Ballet program that will advance your ballet skills like never before!

Class Times:

Week 1: Mon–Fri: 9:15am-3pm, Sat: 10-11:30am

Week 2:  Mon–Fri: 9:15am-3pm, Sat: 10-11:30am

Week 3:  Mon–Fri: 9:15am-3pm, Sat: 10-11:30am

Week 4:  Mon–Fri: 9:15am-4pm

Finale Show

Students attending all four weeks, or weeks 2-4, will be able to participate in the finale show on Friday, July 26th.

Digital Auditions

How To Submit:

Step 1). Record a brief 30-second video of classroom centerwork, including pirouette.

Step 2). Upload your video to one of the following: Google Drive, Dropbox, Youtube, or another secure video sharing platform.

Step 3). Use the link below to submit your video securely and safely. Your submission will be reviewed and you will hear from us shortly after for your placement in one of our three divisions.

If you have any trouble submitting, please do not hesitate to reach out to us via:

Digital Audition Alternative: In-Person Placement Class

Send us an email:!

V&T offers an alternative to our Digital Auditions. Join us in one of our Classical Ballet Academy classes and notify us that you would like to use your class as your Audition substitute.

View our Class Schedule and more through the link below.

Why Choose

V&T Dance

  • Official school of Victor & Tatiana Kasatsky, world-renowned ballet dancers and instructors
  • Warm, family-friendly atmosphere
  • 97% of alumni are awarded Scholarships to University or College across the U.S. and in Europe in both the arts & sciences
  • Resident teachers include industry leading choreographers in classical ballet, character, contemporary, and other forms of dance
  • Master classes with the leading professionals in the field of classical and contemporary dance
  • Classes available for all skill/commitment levels
  • Smaller class sizes providing more individualized attention
  • Participation in various dance competitions
  • Home of winners of numerous prestigious awards:
    • Spotlight Awards
    • Prix de Lausanne
    • 3-time winner of Youth American Grand Pix (YAGP) Outstanding School Award
    • 4-time winner of Youth American Grand Pix (YAGP) Outstanding Teacher Award
  • Home to many alumni who have gone on to professional companies like Royal Swedish Ballet, Boston Ballet, Houston Ballet, & National Ballet of Canada
  • World class performance opportunities through our performing arts branch, Golden State Dance Foundation (GSDF)
  • Annual performance productions
  • Community Outreach
  • Participation in Summer Intensive program
  • Training in the world’s elite classical Russian Vaganova ballet method