Metropolitan Ballet Academy offers a wealth of summer study. Programs for pre-ballet, beginning, intermediate and advanced level students include classes in ballet, pointe, men’s technique, variations, partnering and repertoire, as well as character, modern, and jazz. In addition to our superb faculty, summer study features a wide variety of exciting guest artists of both local and national/international acclaim.
Dance, gymnastics, crafts, and fun! Summer programs designed for children ages 5-6. Children will discover the visual and movement arts through Dance Canvas.
Beginning (Level 1 & 2) and Intermediate I (Levels 2x, 3). Classes in ballet technique, pre-pointe, pointe, contemporary, character dance and conditioning. Students participate in two classes per day, Monday through Friday.
Our rigorous Summer Intensive program features renowned teachers from the U.S. and abroad, offering classical training and unique learning experiences in ballet and beyond. Classes are offered in ballet technique, men’s ballet technique, pointe, partnering, modern, jazz, character dance and conditioning. Students participate in four classes per day, Monday through Friday.
During the final days of Summer Intensive: Intermediate and Advanced classes focused on contemporary techniques including modern, floorwork, partnering, contemporary phrasework and more. Met’s Artistic Associate, Sarah Mettin, has created a dynamic roster of top teaching talent for a high-energy, exploratory week to stretch your mind, body and soul.
Click HERE for the 2022 Summer Registration Form.
2021 Summer Intensive Faculty
Claire Camp (Broadway)
Etienne Diaz (Pennsylvania Ballet)
Melissa Gelfin De-Poli (Cincinnati Ballet, Metropolitan Ballet Alumna)
Amanda Edge (NYCB, Broadway)
Jenelle Figgins (Aspen Santa Fe Ballet)
John Selya (Twyla Tharpe Dance)
Maleek Washington (Bard College, Kyle Abraham Dance)
Courtney Lopes (Dance Heginbotham)
Anne Souder (Martha Graham)
Mayara Pineiro (Pennsylvania Ballet)