Student Division Summer Programs

Emphasis is on the enjoyment of dance while reinforcing the discipline of classical ballet training.

Upcoming Student Division Audition

Calling all budding ballet dancers age 7-13!  On April 7 at PBT Studios, our faculty will be hosting auditions for level placement into our Student Division summer and school year programs. Dancers age 10-13 can also audition to be placed in the summer Junior Intensive program. The audition fee is $10. Pre-registration is now available. Minimum one year prior ballet training required.

Audition Day Schedule:

12:30 p.m. – Registration
1 – 2:15 p.m. – Placement Audition

JUNIOR INTENSIVE (ages 10-13)

Dancers will converge for an immersive three-week training program led by PBT School faculty and guest instructors. Students can enhance their repertoire with 50+ studio hours of curriculum including ballet, pointe, variations, pas de deux, character, modern, repertoire and culminating demonstration. There will be no classes Monday, July 4. Audition or placement required.

Monday–Friday, July 1-19 (3 weeks)

Class Times: 9:30 a.m.-1:30 p.m. Refer to Summer Classes for more details!

Dress Code for Student Division

Females: Any solid colored leotard (simple style), pink tights, and pink ballet shoes.  Additionally, Junior Intensive students must have jazz and character shoes and a character skirt.

Males: Any solid colored T-shirt, black tights (ankle length or convertible; no cut offs), white socks, and black or white ballet shoes. Additionally, Student Workshop and Jr. Intensive students must have Jazz shoes.

Audition & Placement

Audition Pre-Registration

Summer Classes

Summer 2019 Programs & Workshop Offerings

BEGINNING/INTERMEDIATE WEEK-LONG WORKSHOPS

Curriculum may include ballet, pre-pointe, character, and jazz.

WORKSHOP A (Ages 8-10)

Monday – Thursday, June 10-13 | 5-7 p.m. | Tuition: $246

WORKSHOP B (Ages 8-10)

Monday – Thursday, July-15-18 | 5-7 p.m. | Tuition: $246

WORKSHOP C (Ages 8-10)

Monday – Thursday, July 22-25 | 5-7 p.m. | Tuition: $246

“BEAUTY AND THE BEAST” WORKSHOP (Ages 8-10)

This workshop, inspired by the delightfully imaginative and enchanting story of Beauty and the Beast, includes ballet, variations, character, costuming and a culminating demonstration (end of Week 2).

One-Week Option 1  | Monday – Friday, July 29-August 2 | 9 a.m. – 1 p.m. | Tuition: $464

One-Week Option 2  | Monday – Friday, August 5-9 | 9 a.m. – 1 p.m. | Tuition: $464

Two-Week Option  | Monday – Friday, July 29 – August 9 | 9 a.m. – 1 p.m. | Tuition: $828

INTERMEDIATE/ADVANCED WORKSHOP

JUNIOR INTENSIVE (ages 10-13)

Curriculum includes ballet, pointe, variations, pas de deux, character, modern, repertoire and culminating demonstration. No classes Monday, July 4. Audition or placement required.

Monday–Friday, July 1-19 (3 weeks)

Class Times: 9:30 a.m.-1:30 p.m.

Tuition:  $1,110

Jr. Intensive students may also opt to take part in a lunch program. Students who take part in the lunch program must sign up and pay for the entire three week lunch program.
Cost: $150 for the three week program.

Summer Registration

Registration for Summer 2019 is NOW OPEN! 

Parents/Guardians must submit a completed registration form, copy of health insurance card, and tuition payment prior to their first class.

  • Returning students must register for the level in which they are currently enrolled or as directed by the School Office.
  • New students are required to take a placement class prior to enrolling. Complete the Level Placement form on this page, and a school representative will contact you to schedule a placement class.

ATTENDANCE:  Consistent attendance is required.  Parent/Guardian must notify the PBT School Office of absences in advance if students must miss a class, SchoolAbsences@pittsburghballet.org.

TUITION:  Full tuition for all summer programs is due with completed registration form to the PBT School Office.

Multi-Program Discount: Students enrolling in two or more summer programs will receive a 10% discount off the total combined tuition. Cannot be combined with any other discounts.