Cincinnati Ballet’s Summer Intensive partners with professionally aspiring students through an immersive dance experience designed to cultivate individual potential. For six weeks, students step into a professional company environment where they benefit from full days of dance, the support of world-class faculty and a community of like-minded peers. Through intensive ballet curriculum, students hone technical capacity supplemented by classes in other dance genres and topics to support the versatility required in today’s dance world. Cincinnati Ballet’s Summer Intensive focuses intently on the development of students as dance artists through engagement in challenging repertoire and coaching by internationally renowned guest faculty, as well as Cincinnati Ballet’s artistic leadership.
With three and six week sessions available, students have intimate access to Cincinnati Ballet’s finest resources as well as the opportunity to take advantage of Cincinnati’s rich cultural landscape through weekend and evening trips to Great American Ballpark, Kings Island, and the Cincinnati Zoo and Botanical Gardens, among others. Students from outside the greater Cincinnati area may also participate in our Resident Program at Xavier University.