Summer Intensive – Ages 12+

The Summer Intensive is a full-day program featuring classes in ballet technique, men’s technique, pointe, pas de deux, variations, repertory, character, modern, contemporary and improvisation, among others – for students 12 and up by audition only. This six week program is the opportunity each student is looking for to advance and accelerate their dance training. Lead by OBT School’s year-­round professional faculty, teaching staff includes members of Oregon Ballet Theatre’s artistic staff, dancers from Oregon Ballet Theatre, and other experts in their field. Learn More

Summer Youth Ballet Programs – Ages 7+

Oregon Ballet Theatre School offers special summer programs tailored especially for its younger students. These include a Junior Intensive, Pre-Pointe Workshop, Boys’ Intensive, and Primary classes. These programs offer students ages 7+ the chance to experience the joys of ballet and dance under the guidance of OBT School’s experienced and professionally trained faculty. These young dancers also gain audition experience through our summer program auditions for placement in our summer youth programs. Learn More

Pre-Ballet – Ages 3-6

Summer classes for our youngest dancers with our wonderful OBT School teachers! Our ballet classes introduce basic ballet vocabulary, class etiquette, and listening skills through a nurturing process to develop a love of dance and music. Learn More

Adult Ballet Classes – Ages 13+

OBT School offers a wide variety of opportunities for adults who would like to begin or continue their study of dance and physical fitness. Our Adult Ballet Classes are taught by experienced faculty members who are committed to adult education. Whether you are a beginner ballet dancer or an experienced dancer looking to hone your technique, we hope you’ll join us! Participation is open to individuals ages 13+. Learn More


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