2023 Summer Youth Ballet Programs & Camps

OBT School is excited to continue our Junior Intensive, Pre-Pointe & Conditioning Workshop, and summer session of Primary Ballet. In addition to our typical offerings, we are thrilled to introduce Summer Camps! Our Summer Youth Ballet Programs give students 7 years and older an opportunity to continue their ballet training with OBT’s professional faculty. Young dancers experience the joys of ballet and unique elective classes during a concentrated time frame to help them prepare for their lifelong ballet journey.

Summer Primary Ballet is open to students age 7, our Junior Intensive ages 8+, and our Pre-Pointe Workshop and Boys’ Intensive ages 10+. We also offer Pre-Ballet for ages 3-6 and Adult Ballet for ages 13+ during the summer!

Students enrolled in our Annual Session may register for a summer program based on their current level placement.

CLICK HERE to submit our summer programs waiver & handbook first, and then proceed with registration below. Students must show proof of vaccination

Primary Ballet (Age 7)

June 12 – August 4, 2023
Monday & Wednesday OR Tuesday & Thursday @ 4:30 PM – 5:30 PM
Cost: $424

Our summer Primary Ballet term consists of two classes per week for 4 weeks. Students explore the fundamentals of ballet and develop an understanding of basic technique while practicing focus and precision with our fun and experienced teachers. This class provides young children interested in experiencing classical ballet the perfect opportunity to prepare for the upcoming school year.

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Primary & Level 1 Junior Camp | August 7-11, 2023
Monday-Friday @ 3:30 PM – 5:30 PM
Cost: $265

Ballet training and Repertory workshop. We will explore the magical story of Swan Lake during our time together. Dancers will work on foundational training and learn choreography to represent the story of Swan Lake. The last day of camp will be open to observation for a portion of our class.

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Primary & Level 1 Half Day Camp | June 12 -23, 2023
Monday-Friday @ 9:00 AM – 1:00 PM
Cost: $648.50

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Junior Intensive

Ages 8+ | June 12 – 23, 2023 (No class on 6/19)
Monday-Friday FULL DAY program @ 9:00 AM – 4:00 PM | $1,071.50
Monday-Friday HALF DAY program @ 9:00 AM – 1:00 PM | $648.50 (Level 1 and Primary only)

LEVEL 1 Registration
LEVEL 2 Registration
LEVEL 3 Registration

This two week intensive is designed for young dancers ages 8 and up who are eager to immerse themselves in dance and take their ballet training to the next level. Each day will include ballet technique classes to develop strong foundations and facilitate a deeper understanding of the art form. Students will also participate in elective classes that may include mime, theatre performance, Irish dance, hip hop, contemporary dance and more!

Level 1 is open to dancers 8 years and older with 0-2 years of ballet training. Level 2 is open to dancers 10 years and older with 2 or more years of consistent ballet training experience. OBT School students should register based on their current level placement.

Dancers who are 10 years and older and in Level 2 of the Junior Intensive, may also register to our Pre-Pointe Workshop or Boys’ Intensive (see below).

Students must show proof of vaccination. If you have questions on placement, e-mail us at schoolofobt@obt.org.

Pre-Pointe & Conditioning Workshop

Ages 10+ | August 7 – August 11, 2023
Monday-Friday @ 3:30 PM-6:30PM
Cost: $281.25

Our one week specialty Pre-Pointe workshop is perfect for young dancers preparing for pointe. Each technique class will focus on developing strength with a specific emphasis in preparation for pointe work. Dancers age 10 years and older with a minimum of two years of ballet training and students currently enrolled in Level 2X at OBT School are eligible for this workshop.

Participation in this program does not guarantee promotion to pointe in the Annual Session in the fall. OBT School is committed to putting students on pointe only when they are at a strong and healthy stage in their development and training.

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**After completing registration payment within MindBody → Click “BOOK THIS SERVICE” → Find the appropriate class → Click “SIGN UP NOW!” → Select your child’s name or select “Someone Else” and enter their name → Click “ENROLL”




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